CALVERT AMERICAN LITTLE LEAGUE: Registration for Fall Ball, instructional baseball on Sundays until Nov. 14, is available online. Ages 8 to 16. $25 per player. Sign-up forms are also available at Hooked On Cards in Huntingtown and Sports Card Fantasies in Dunkirk. Information: www.ccall.org or call Mark Lentocha at 410-586-3522.
PLAYERS SOUGHT: The Crush 12-and-under select team is looking for players for the 2005 season. Players must not turn 13 before Aug. 1. Tryouts will be held this fall. Most games are played in Southern Maryland. Information: 410-257-9162.
ADULT LEAGUE: Three leagues will hold games each Sunday at county schools. Players must be 18 and must not be eligible to play at the high school level. Deadline to register: Oct. 20. $700 per team. Information: www.charlescounty.org/cs or 301-934-9305 or 301-870-3388.
REFEREES NEEDED: The Tri-County Sports Officials Association is seeking officials for games in St. Mary's County. Information: Gene Pellillo, basketball commissioner, 866-475-2355, 301-475-2355 or 301-863-9543.
CAMP SWISH: Camp for boys and girls in second through fifth grade will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 11-15 and Oct. 18-22 at St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church in Prince Frederick. Fee is $100. Information: 410-414-9099 or www.sjvc.us.
MARYLAND BASKETBALL OFFICIALS ASSOCIATION: Officials are needed for high school games in Southern Maryland and Anne Arundel County and recreational games (adult and youth) in the Washington region. Classes begin next month. Information: Chris Sole, 301-899-7346.
PEE-WEE LEAGUE: Non-competitive program for children 5 to 7 designed to teach fundamentals. One-hour practice or game between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. each Saturday. Practices begin in mid-December. Deadline to register teams: Oct. 23. Fee: $40. Information: www.charlescounty.org/cs or 301-934-9305 or 301-870-3388.
RICK WEBER BASKETBALL CLINIC: To be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Nov. 20 and 21 for boys and girls 10-16 at St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church in Prince Frederick. Fee: $25. Information: 410-414-9099 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
YOUTH LEAGUE: Season begins in mid-January for girls 8 to 10 and 11 to 14 and for coed 15 to 17. Practices scheduled to start no later than 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Deadline to register: Oct. 23. Fee: $50 per child. Information: www.charlescounty.org/cs or 301-934-9305 or 301-870-3388.
AMISH 100: Races to be held Oct. 2 starting on the campus of St. Mary's College of Maryland. Races of 100 miles, 72 miles, 48 miles and 28 miles are planned. Registration before the day of the race is $25 for adults, $20 for children 12 and younger. Registration on race day is $30 for adults, $25 for children 12 and younger. Information: www.smcm.edu or 240-895-4323.
HENRY E. LACKEY HOMECOMING TAILGATE PARTY: To be held at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 1 at Lackey High. Will feature barbecue chicken and rib dinners, music, a "most spirited fan" contest, alumni door prizes, funnel cakes, a class float contest, crowning of the homecoming king and queen and more. Information: 301-743-5431.
"RYAN'S DREAM" TOURNAMENT: A benefit for the "Ryan's Dream" playground fund at Calvert Country School in Prince Frederick is scheduled for Monday at Marlborough Golf Club. $85 per person, which includes greens fees, cart, lunch and prizes. Shotgun start at 9 a.m. Proceeds will help build a second handicapped-accessible playground for the school's Tiny Tots program (ages 3-5). Sponsors and silent auction items are needed. Registration forms available at www.ryansdream.org. Information: Jennifer O'Malley, 301-717-3516 or email@example.com.
SKILLS CLINIC: St. Mary's Girls' Lacrosse League will offer a free skills clinic beginning on Wednesday. The program will run for six weeks from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays at St. Mary's Ryken High School. Open to girls in first through eighth grades. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
RACEWALK CLINIC: To be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 2 and 3 at the Calvert High School track. The clinic will be led by Dave McGovern, a member of the USA Track & Field racewalking team. The focus will be on learning how to walk faster using the racewalk technique. There will also be classroom sessions on nutrition, proper form and effective training strategies. Walkers of all ages and levels of fitness are welcome. Cost: $125. Information: Lorraine Krawczyk, 410-286-9568.
HIGH SCHOOL SOFTBALL FALL BALL LEAGUE: Teams sought. Games played at 9 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on Sundays at Dorsey Park. Fee: $370 per team, which covers insurance, balls, umpire fees and a 10-game schedule. Begins today. Information: 301-863-3864.
SEVENTH ANNUAL TROSSBACH FAMILY MEMORIAL COED SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT: To be held Oct. 2 and 3 in St. Mary's County. Rain dates Oct. 9 and 10. Maximum number of teams: 16. Proceeds benefit Hospice of St. Mary's. Men bat opposite-handed. Fee: $150. Each team is guaranteed three games. Information: Janice, 301-866-0340, or Chip, 301-863-3264.
GIRLS' SOFTBALL: Open registration for fall softball for girls 7-12 in Northern Calvert Little League. Divisions: 7-10 coach-pitch for inexperienced players and 9-10 and 11-12 player-pitch. Season runs through next month. Cost is $75. Space is limited. Register at www.eteamz.com/ncllfallsoftball. Information: email@example.com or 410-286-0227.
CALVERT FREEDOM: Under-11 girls' team is seeking two or three girls who are skilled, committed and want to have fun playing soccer. Players must be born on or after Aug. 1, 1992. Information: Don Ritts, 410-257-5143.
CRUSH TEAM: Looking for two players born on or after Aug. 1, 1989. Will become a WAGS GU-15 D5 team in the fall. Tournament championships include the Whitewater Classic Cup (2004) and Crofton Shootout (2003). Information: Coach Rik Sneeuwjagt, 410-414-5582 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
FREESTATE THUNDER: Under-15 Division I boys' team in Bowie is looking for two players. Contact Greg Rize at email@example.com.
RISING U-11 SOCCER PLAYERS WANTED: The CSA Bravehearts need boys born on or after Aug. 1, 1993, to play during the 2004-05 season. The Bravehearts are a premier travel team that competes in the National Capital Soccer League. Information: Mark Fisher, 301-802-3159 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
WALDORF FIRE: Under-16 D-3 WAGS team is looking for players for the 2004-05 season. Girls must be born on or after Aug. 1, 1988. Information: Rodney Fugitt, 301-843-9496.
YOUTH LEAGUE: A 10-game season begins in mid-January. Practices scheduled to start no later than 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Regular season games to be played Thursday, Friday or Saturday. Players must be between 5 and 17. Deadline to register teams: Oct. 23. Fee: $50 per child. Information, www.charlescounty.org/cs or 301-934-9305 or 301-870-3388.
CHARLES COUNTY RECREATIONAL LEAGUE: Matches will be played from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Westlake High School. Fee is $10 plus a can of balls per person for each six-week season. Information: Michelle, 301-233-2280.
ADULT LEAGUE: A 10-match season will be held each Monday or Wednesday at Wade Community Center. Players must be 18 and must not be eligible to play at the high school level. Deadline to register teams: Oct. 6. Fee: $275 per team. Information, www.charlescounty.org/cs or 301-934-9305 or 301-870-3388.
CO-ED SKILLS CLINIC: To be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 3 at St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church in Prince Frederick for participants in grades five through eight. Sessions also to be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 10, 17 and 24. Fee: $50. Information: 410-414-9099 or email@example.com
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