SEMINAR: Dynamic Sports Performance will hold a free seminar on "Developing Explosiveness in Athletes" 10-11:30 a.m. Oct. 23 at Ashburn Ice House, 21595 Smiths Switch Rd. Information: Mark Nemish, 703-858-5016 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
WRESTLING: Sterling Wrestling Club is accepting registration for its winter season beginning Nov. 15. In-person registration will be held 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 27 and Nov. 3 in Room 1 at the Sterling Annex Community Center, 1115 W. Church Street, at Shaw Road near Route 28. If new to the club, please bring a copy of your athlete's birth certificate. Information: email@example.com or visit www.eteamz.com/sterlingwrestling/handouts to download forms.
CLINICS: The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services is offering speed and agility clinics. A beginner performance training clinic for ages 10 -- 13 runs 5:50-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Oct. 19 at Harper Park Middle School. Intermediate performance training for students in grades 6 -- 8 runs 3:25-4:15 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Oct. 19 at Harper Park Middle School and 3:25-4:15 p.m. Thursdays beginning Oct. 21 at Simpson Middle School. Clinics consist of six training sessions taught by certified conditioning specialists. Information: 703-777-0343.
CAMPS: DMB Sports will hold a series of sports camps for children ages 6-12 at the National Conference Center at Lansdowne. Registration is ongoing for single and multi-day camps on Loudoun County public school holidays. Single-day camps: Nov. 1, Nov. 2, Jan. 17, Jan. 26, Feb. 21 and April 11; multi-day camps: Dec. 27-30 and March 21-25. Information: Meg Batdorff, 703-858-5505, Ext. 104, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.dmbsports.net/camp to download registration form.
BASEBALL: Greater Loudoun Babe Ruth baseball League is looking to fill the following positions for the 2005 season: president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, Central Area commissioner, Western Area commissioner, player agent, umpire in chief, concessions, equipment, scheduling, public relations, Web master, fundraising, tournament housing. Information: email@example.com or by mail, P.O. Box 836, Purcellville, Va. 20134, by Oct. 8.
BASEBALL: Pro Source Baseball will hold two clinics, one for position players and the other for comprehensive pitching, for ages 8-18 at the Sports Center on the campus of the National Conference Center in Lansdowne. Dates are Dec. 11-12 and Jan. 15-16. Early bird registration fee is $125 by Nov. 15 and $150 thereafter. Information: Meg Batdorff, 703-858-5505, Ext. 104, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.dmbsports.net/prosource.
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: Piedmont Lacrosse Club is holding clinics at Wakefield School 10:30 a.m.-noon Oct. 30, Nov. 6, 13 and 20 for boys and girls 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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
VOLLEYBALL: Loudoun Youth Volleyball seeks players in grades 6-8 for the fall season. Information: www.nvva.com, David McCandless, 703-779-7557 or email@example.com.
CLINIC: Giant Basketball Academy, endorsed by the Washington Wizards and Washington Mystics, will be conducting clinics Saturday mornings through Nov. 20 at Dulles SportsPlex. Ex-Wizards center Gheorghe Muresan will be a guest instructor. Cost is $30 a 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, firstname.lastname@example.org; or www.hpbl.org.
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 email@example.com.
PLAYERS: The Loudoun County Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Services is accepting registration for a winter adult league Oct. 12 to Dec. 1. Registration is $700 per team and covers the cost of jerseys. Information: Allen Brooks, 703-771-5211, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.loudoun.gov/prcs/sport/adult.htm.
PLAYERS: Loudoun Fury, an under-13 girls' select team, seeks a goalie and other players with travel experience. Information: Coach Dave Weetman, 703-283-7365 or e-mail email@example.com.
PLAYERS: Dulles Fusion, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Andrew Tiblin, 703-450-3818 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
PLAYERS: Dulles Fusion, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Andrew Tiblin, 703-450-3818 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
PLAYERS: Loudoun Rangers, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Samir Shaban, 703-724-9451 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
PLAYERS: Ashburn Cyclones, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Coach Shaban, 703-724-9451 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PLAYERS: Fauquier Excel, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Kelly Hill, 540-351-0386 or email@example.com; or Mike Hanback, 540-347-7376 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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, email@example.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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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