HERNDON BRAVES CAMP: The Herndon Braves (a collegiate baseball team) will be offering a summer baseball camp for boys and girls ages 7-14. Four sessions will be offered (June 27-30, rain date July 1; July 5-8, rain date July 9; July 11-14, rain date July 15; July 18-21, rain date July 22) and the camp will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily. The cost of the camp is $120 per session. The purpose of the camp is to develop baseball skills and teach proper fundamentals of pitching, catching, hitting and defensive play. Each participant will receive a hat and t-shirt. For questions, contact Lauren Taggart at (703) 754-6801.


CENTREVILLE CAMP: The Centreville High School Athletic Boosters will sponsor two weeks of basketball camp for boys ages 6-15 this summer. The sessions will run July 18-22 and July 25-29. Registration forms are available online at or by calling (703) 802-5416.

LANGLEY CAMP: The Langley High School basketball staff will conduct four weeks of basketball camps for boys ages 8-14 this summer at St. Luke School in McLean, beginning July 11. For on-line registration, visit


SHOOTING STARS CAMP: Shooting Stars Lacrosse Camp will hold sessions for both boys and girls (ages 7-14) this summer at Leo Field in Great Falls. For more information, e-mail or call (703) 303-4968.


U-18 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Vista Wildthings will be holding tryouts for the WAGS Fall 2005 season during weekends in June. Tryouts will be held in the Centreville area. For more details on the team and tryouts, please contact team manager, Jerry Lamote at (703) 503-5393 or

U-17 TRYOUTS: The Alexandria Avalanche (rising WAGS U-18 travel) seeks players for the fall season. This is a year-round program with accommodations made for multi-sport athletes. Tryouts will take place in June, and by arrangement. If you were born after July 31, 1987, and are interested, contact Bill Loveless at (703) 684-7383 or, or Joe Easton at (703) 812-4587 or for more information.

U-15 BOYS' TRYOUTS: ARL Action is holding tryouts for the Fall 2005 season for players born on or after Aug. 1, 1990. Ongoing tryouts are being held on Mondays and Thursdays from 6:30-8 p.m. at Virginia Highlands in Arlington. For more information on the tryouts, contact Pat and Hilary Phillips at or (703) 276-0877 or visit

U-15 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The SYC Azzurri (WAGS U-15 in Fall 2005 for players born on or after Aug. 1, 1990) will be holding open tryouts June 20 and 22 from 5-7 p.m. at South Run Park No. 6.

Please visit for more information or contact Coach Meg Ashley at (703) 830-8249 or Coach John Morgan at (703) 644-6880.

U-12 GIRS' TRYOUTS: The McLean Courage (rising U-13 WAGS) is seeking players. All positions are open. To join the team for a practice session or to learn more about tryouts, contact Ged Wood at or Bob Belair at (202) 496-3445 or (703) 883-0997 (h) or You may also visit

U-9 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: Players born after Aug. 1, 1996 are encouraged to try out for a rising U-9 team on June 21, 22, 27 and 30. The tryouts will be held at 5:30 at Robinson. Players must attend at least two sessions. Individual tryouts are also available. For more information, contact Coach Jonathan Day at or (703) 569-5823.

LRSC TRAVEL TRYOUTS: The Little River Soccer Club will be holding tryouts for girls' Fall 2005 travel teams on Saturday (4-6 p.m. at Edsall Field) and Sunday (4-6 p.m. at Mason District Park). Tryouts for a U-9 boys' NCSL team will be held at Parklawn Elementary School on June 22 and 23, 5:30-7 p.m. Additional information is available at You may also contact Kathy Simpson at (703) 256-4946 or

SHOOTING STARS CAMPS: Shooting Stars Camps are holding two girls, soccer camps -- June 27-July 1 and July 11-15 -- at the Grange Field in Great Falls for girls ages 6-13. Camp costs $185 per week. For registration and information, visit or call (703) 988-9247.


12-&-UNDER TRYOUTS: The Fire and Ice team is looking for players for the upcoming season. Players must be 11-12 years old. Please contact Emilio Martinez for tryout information at or (703) 906 8039.


PAUL VI SUMMER CAMP: Paul VI Catholic High School is conducting a volleyball camp for two weeks this summer: July 18-22 and July 25-29 from 5:30-9:30 p.m. Visit for information and a registration form or contact with questions. Camp is for boys and girls in grades 6 and up.


GREATER VIENNA SPORTS CAMPS: Greater Vienna Sports Camps will offer football, baseball, soccer, volleyball and cheerleading day camps as well as an all-sports day camp throughout the summer for young athletes ages five through 17. The camps will begin on June 27 and run through the beginning of August. The camps are co-directed by Madison High baseball coach Mark "Pudge" Gjormand and Centreville High football coach Mike Skinner. For more information, call the Greater Vienna Sports Camps hotline at (703) 430-2606.


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