Miscellaneous

HOCKEY: Loudoun County Hockey Club seeks players for 2004-05 season. Students attending Loudoun County High School are eligible. Information: Bill Barry, billbarryIII@aol.com or 703-771-1164.

INLINE HOCKEY: Ashburn Inline Hockey seeks players for the fall season. Cost is $125 for 8-and-under and $225 for 10-and-under through 17-and-under players. Information: 703-201-1690 or www.AshburnInlineHockey.com.

LACROSSE: Western Loudoun Youth Lacrosse is now registering players for the fall. The program is open to boys in grades 1-8 and girls in grades 2-8. Season will begin mid-September. Equipment rental is available. Coaches are needed for all divisions. Visit Information: www.laxloudoun.com.

LACROSSE: Positive Alternative is accepting registration for fall league games. Registration deadline is today. Information: www.tripleedgelax.com or Patrick Stewart, 703-392-6177.

LACROSSE: Piedmont Lacrosse Club is holding clinics at Wakefield School 6-7:30 p.m. Sept. 20, 21 and 22 for boys and girls in grades 1-4; 10:30 a.m.-noon Oct. 30, Nov. 6, 13 and 20 for those in grades 5-8; and noon-1:30 p.m. Oct. 30, Nov. 6, 13 and 20 for those in grades 9-12. Information: Tutt Stapp-Harris, 540-253-5393 or tharris@wakefieldschool.org.

RUNNING: Loudoun Special Forces Track Club seeks boys and girls ages 7-17. Practices are Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Information: Nick Savage, 703-779-8618 or sforce1@hotmail.com.

VOLLEYBALL: Loudoun Youth Volleyball seeks players in grades 6-8 for the fall season. Information: www.nvva.com; David McCandless, 703-779-7557 or coachdave510@msn.com.

Basketball

CLINIC: Giant Basketball Academy, endorsed by the Washington Wizards and Washington Mystics, will be conducting clinics Saturday mornings Sept. 25-Nov. 20 at Dulles SportsPlex. Ex-Wizards center Gheorghe Muresan will be a guest instructor. Cost is $30 per session. Information: www.giantbasketball.com or 703-346-6259.

COACHES: The Harper Park league is accepting applications for its winter season. Coaches are needed for boys' and girls' teams, grades 3-8. Information: Mike Burke, playballmb@aol.com; or www.hpbl.org.

PLAYERS: Seneca Ridge River Bend league will hold registration online through Sept. 30. Go to http://eteamz.active.com/srbl. Boys and girls in grades 4-8 attending Seneca Ridger Middle, River Bend Middle, Algonkian Elementary, Horizon Elementary, Countryside Elementary, Potowmack Elementary, Lowes Island Elementary, Meadowland Elementary or Sugarland Elementary are eligible. Children residing in one of those school districts, attending private school or who are home schooled also are eligible. Cost is $80 a child (family discounts apply).

PLAYERS: Fauquier Knights 12-and-under girls' team is seeking players born in 1992 or 1993 interested in joining an AAU travel basketball program. Tryouts will be held this month. Information: Coach Pete Bisutti, 540-347-2038 or petebisutti@aol.com.

PLAYERS: The 2 Ridges Basketball League seeks players for fall season. Students at Eagle Ridge and Belmont Ridge middle schools (and fourth- and fifth-graders at feeder elementary schools) are eligible. Information: www.ridgeshoops.org.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Freedom, an under-12 girls' team, seeks players for the fall season. Girls 12 years old as of Jan. 1, 2004, are eligible. Information: Michael Turner, 703-303-0808 or michaelturner@aol.com.

Soccer

PLAYERS: Dulles Fusion, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Andrew Tiblin, 703-450-3818 or atiblin@verizon.net.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Xtreme, and under-14 girls' team, seeks players. Information: Coach Tim Purdie, 703-728-8029.

PLAYERS: VISTA LFC Fire, an under-13 girls' team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1991. Information and to schedule a tryout: Coach Paul O'Connell, 703-858-1851.

PLAYERS: Warrenton Youth Soccer Club is establishing a TOPSoccer program in Fauquier County for children with learning and/or physical disabilities. Information: Jschlenker@eei.org or www.Warrentonysc.org,.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Youth Soccer Association seeks players ages 4-18 and players with disabilities for TOPSoccer program. Registration forms at www.lysa.net. Information: 703-777-9977.

PLAYERS: VISTA Knights FC, an under-10 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Ty Lewis, 703-723-9265 or 703-906-8626; or greenfc@mindspring.com to arrange a tryout.

PLAYERS: Ashburn Sting, an under-11 boys' team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1993. Information: Pete Hegedus, 703-858-5093 or STINGCoachPete@msn.com; or www.eteamz.com/ashburnsting.

PLAYERS: Reston Raptors, an under-11 boys' team, seeks players. Information: David, 703-406-4711 or dtazbin@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Fauquier Fury, an under-11 girls' team, seeks players. Information: Don Shaw, 540-347-1202.

PLAYERS: Sterling Hurricanes, an under-11 girls' team, seeks players. Information: Doug Rogers, 703-406-9275 or hurricanes@dkrogers.com.

PLAYERS: Dulles Fusion, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Andrew Tiblin, 703-450-3818 or atiblin@megapipe.net.

PLAYERS: Herndon Renegades, an under-12 boys' team, holds tryouts. Information: Lucas Cook, 703-430-7115 or Ascrfan@yahoo.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Cyclones, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players age 11 on or after Jan. 1. Information: Doug Fleming, 703-729-4915, DLFlaw@aol.com or www.eteamz.com/loudouncyclones.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Lightning Black, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players born between Aug. 1, 1990, and July 30, 1991. Information: D.B. Combs, 703-729-7203 or combsdb@ aol.com; Al Magnotti, 703-858-7665 or amagnotti@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Rangers, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Samir Shaban, 703-724-9451 or sshaban@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Sterling Diplomats, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players born after Aug. 1, 1991. Information: Roy Coupland, 703-433-1219, or Steve Herndon, 703-801-4800.

PLAYERS: Loudoun County Shooting Stars, an under-12 girls' team, seeks players with travel team experience. Information: Coach Bill Bragg, 703-858-1364 or drwbragg@earthlink.net.

PLAYERS: Ashburn Cyclones, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Coach Shaban, 703-724-9451 or sshaban@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Fauquier Excel, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Kelly Hill, 540-351-0386 or kellyh63@earthlink.net; or Mike Hanback, 540-347-7376 or mhanback@erols.com.

PLAYERS: Herndon Renegades, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Lucas Cook, 571-274-1255 or ASCRFAN@yahoo.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Rangers, an under-13 boys' team, seeks goalkeeper. Information: Samir Shaban, 703-724-9451 or sshaban@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Revolution, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Coach Whiteman, 703-771-2090 or Swhiteman@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Reston Rangers, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Kessie Naidoo, 703-421-7968 or naidoos@speakeasy.net.

PLAYERS: Sterling Fireballs, an under-13 girls' team, seeks players born between Aug. 1, 1990, and July 31, 1991. Information: Ken DeVaughn, 703-444-4993.

PLAYERS: VISTA Fire, an under-13 girls' team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1991. Information: Paul O'Connell, holyx@hotmail.com; or www.LeagueLineup.com/LFCFire.

PLAYERS: Warrenton Sparklers, an under-13 girls' team, seeks player born after Aug. 1, 1991. Information: Coach Woulfe, 540-364-1904 or woulfe@infionline.net.

PLAYERS: ASC Dragons, an under-14 boys' team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1989. Information: Ed Chapman, 703-729-4506 or ascdragons@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Volcanoes, an under-14 boys' team, seeks players born after Aug. 1, 1989. Information: Joe Farran, 703-771-1232 or copestrano@aol.com, or manager Kim Mill, 703-777-2553.

PLAYERS: Seeking women 21 and older for weekend recreational play. Information: Rosie, 540-882-3969 or dunnva@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Adult open coed recreational team seeks players for fall season. Games will be played in Cascades on Sunday mornings. Information: Bob Kuhfahl, bkuhfahl@yahoo.com or 703-729-6640.

PLAYERS: Lansdowne women's soccer league and men's soccer club seek players 18 and older for games 3-5 p.m. Saturdays (men) and 3-7 p.m. Sundays (women) at National Conference Center. Cost: $60, women; $50, men. Information: 703-858-5505, Ext. 104, www.dmbsports.net/womensoccer.html or www.dmbsports.net/mensoccer.html.

Softball

PLAYERS: Baseliner Blue, a 14-and-under team, seeks players. Information: John Patton, 703-444-1759.

PLAYERS: Manassas Blaze, a 16-and-under team, seeks players. Information: Rick Maestas, 703-851-4107 or Maestas7@aol.com; or www.manassasblaze.org.

PLAYERS: Ashburn Shooting Stars, an 18-and-under team, seeks players. Information: Joe Bertola, 703-444-3693, or Eamonn Murtagh, 703-758-9716.

PLAYERS: Baseliners, an 18-and-under team, seeks players. Information: Mike Reed, 703-444-2194 or mikecaddie@aol.com.

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