UNDER-10 TRYOUTS: Virginia Bruins, 2004 USSSA state champions, seek players for a year-round travel program. The team plays local, state and regional tournaments. Information: or Andy Bringuel, 703-730-8448.

UNDER-12 TRYOUTS: Manassas Bandits AAU/USSSA team will hold tryouts this month and in September for the fall and spring seasons. Players cannot turn 13 before May 1, 2006. Information: Keith Howell, 703-331-0041 or


CAMP: Ballers Inc. will hold an instructional camp, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 29-Sept. 2, at the Hylton Boys & Girls Club in Dale City. Information: Cliff Gorham, 703-655-1390 or 703-670-3311, or Dennis Marshall, 703-472-5078.


ADULT FLAG FOOTBALL: Northern Virginia/Southern Maryland Flag Football League is holding registration for the fall season. Information:, 703-368-5639 or 301-653-1984.

OFFICIALS NEEDED: Fairfax County Youth Football League seeks officials for the fall season. Training is provided. Applicants must be 16 or older with a valid driver's license. Information: Mark Meana, 703-281-0153.

YOUTH REGISTRATION: Pop Warner of Northern Virginia is holding registration for football players and cheerleaders, ages 5-15, 6-8 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays at Sport & Health Club, 2950 Dale Blvd. Football and cheerleading coaches also sought. Training for certification offered. Information: 703-491-3829, 703-680-5563, or

YOUTH REGISTRATION: Woodbridge Youth Football League is holding registration for ages 7-16 for football players and cheerleaders for the upcoming season. WYFL is also seeking volunteer coaches for football and cheerleading. Online registration at Information: 703-878-9719.


TOURNAMENT: Bruins Fore Golf, a four-person scramble tournament benefiting the Forest Park High School golf team, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 27 at Cannon Ridge Golf Club. The cost is $75 per player, which includes dinner and prizes. Tournament is limited to 35 teams. Information: J. Roberts, 703-897-9212, or Coach Babette Overman, 703-497-1732.

High Schools

GAR-FIELD FALL SOFTBALL: Players sought for Saturday games, Aug. 27-Oct. 8. Information: Jim Pellien, or 703-680-3013.

STONEWALL JACKSON FOOTBALL: Freshman practice will begin 4-7 p.m. Aug. 29. All players will need a physical to begin practice.


INLINE REGISTRATION: Prince William Hockey Club Inline (PWHC-IL) youth registration is underway. The fall season begins Sept. 11, with games played on Sundays at Total Sports Pavilion in Woodbridge. Cost: $145. Information:, or Stephen Walrabenstein,, or Kristen Brittigan,

STREET HOCKEY: Team, players and referees wanted for competitive street hockey leagues on Sunday and Wednesday nights in Northern Virginia. Information: Wayne Barrett, 703-490-4269 or


5K RUN: Locust Shade Park 5K Run is 7:30 a.m. Saturday in Triangle. Cost: $11; $13 on race day. Runners may register by mail or in person at Locust Shade Park. Information: 703-221-8579 or

5K RUN AND WALK: Stonewall Jackson 5K Run and Walk is 7:30 a.m. Aug. 27 in Manassas, with proceeds benefiting youth and education programs at the Manassas Museum and the city's recreation and parks department. Cost: $18; $22 (Saturday to Aug. 26); $25 (race day). Online registration at Volunteers needed; contact Mina Jeffery, 703-368-1873 or Information:


COACH NEEDED: PWSI Courage 89 White, a WAGS Division 5 team, is seeking a head coach. Send resumes with contact information to team manager Kay Sclater, 703-590-1963 or

UNDER-9/UNDER-10 GIRLS: PWSI Courage will hold tryouts on an individual basis for players born on or after Aug. 1, 1996 (U-9), or Aug. 1, 1995 (U-10). Teams are coached by Chris Jones (USSF B, USSF National Youth licenses). Also, assistant coach needed. Preference given to candidates with collegiate experience or better; coaching experience not required. Information: Chris Jones, 703-380-6630 or

UNDER-12 GIRLS: MCSA Spirit is holding travel team tryouts for the fall season. All positions needed. Information: Jerry Michonski, 703-791-3148.

UNDER-13 GIRLS: PWSI Courage '92 White, an ODSL travel team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1992, for the fall season. Tryouts on an individual basis. Information: Coach Megan Flowers,, or team manager Jeanette Meyers, or 703-730-6911.

UNDER-13 GIRLS: MCSA Dragons, an ODSL travel team, seeks an experienced goalkeeper born on or after Aug. 1, 1992, for the fall season. Information: Nancy Klimavicz, or 703-791-4504.

UNDER-15 BOYS: VSA Heat 90, an NCSL Division 5 team, seeks players. Tryouts at Long Park in Haymarket. Information: Team Manager Sue Cook,; Coach Jim Burden, 703-754-2085; or Coach Scott Rinderle, 703-257-9475.

UNDER-15 GIRLS: MCSA Gold Rush, a WAGS Division 3 team, is looking for a few players for the fall season. Information: Coach Jim Fraze, 703-494-1610 or

UNDER-16 BOYS: MCSA Phoenix, an NCSL travel team, is holding tryouts. Information: Coach Baroz, or 703-878-5077, or Lydia Carrasquillo, 703-791-0389.

UNDER-17 BOYS: PWSI Courage 88 White, an NCSL travel team, seeks players for the fall season born on or after Aug. 1, 1988. Information: Coach Chris, 703-843-6496, or


UNDER-12/14: Shamrocks under-12 and under-14 teams will hold tryouts Saturday at the CFC softball field, 21673 Beaumeade Cir., Ashburn. Information: Tom Sims, 703-729-7588 (12U), Robert Black, 703-754-1677 (14U), or


YOUTH REGISTRATION: QDD seeks interested swimmers for the 2005-06 short course season. Year-round program with practice sites in Manassas, Woodbridge/Dale City and Stafford. Information:, 703-369-0699 or


CAMPS: Clash Volleyball Club offers camps for middle schoolers, Aug. 22-25 and Aug. 29-Sept. 1. Information: Shannon, 703-257-1664; Kate, 571-437-8572; or


HORSEBACK RIDING: Weekly summer camps for ages 8 and older, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday at Criswood Farm on Hoadly Road in Manassas. Information: 703-590-4224.

SENIOR OLYMPICS: The Northern Virginia Senior Olympics, for residents 50 and older, are Sept. 17-29 at several sites in Northern Virginia. Registration deadline is Sept. 2. Information: or 703-228-3600, Ext. 9996.

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