BASKETBALL: Mercer League seeks boys and girls in grades 3-8 attending Hutchison Farm, Little River, Pinebrook or Aldie elementary schools or Mercer Middle School. Information: www.mercerhoops.com.

BASKETBALL: Horizon Basketball will host a preseason clinic at Potomac Falls High School on Sept. 17. Coaches scheduled to attend include George Washington men's coach Karl Hobbs and former longtime W.T. Woodson boys' coach Red Jenkins. Information: Anton Perkins, 571-434-8422, or www.horizonbasketball.com.

BASKETBALL: Farmwell Station Basketball League is accepting registration for boys and girls in grades 3-12 attending Dominion Trail and Ashburn elementary schools, Farmwell Station Middle School and Broad Run High School. Information: www.fsbl.org.

FLAG FOOTBALL: NOVA youth flag football league is registering children ages 8-14 for the fall season. Information: Steven D'Argenio, 703-729-4680, or www.novaflag.com.

LACROSSE: Western Loudoun Youth Lacrosse is accepting registration for under-9 through under-15 boys' and girls' fall leagues. Information: www.laxloudoun.com; K.C. Haile, 703-771-3331 (boys); or Ruth Marshall, 540-554-2100 (girls).


COACHES: Greater Loudoun Babe Ruth seeks managers for teams with 13-year-old, 14- to 15-year-old and 16- to 19-year-old players. The deadline is Wednesday. Information: www.glbr.org, or Dave Hoag, company@hoag.com.

PLAYERS: Sterling Xplosion, a 15-and-under team, seeks players. Information: Manager Rick Orpin, 703-926-1100 or rorpin0626@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Greater Loudoun Babe Ruth is accepting registrations for players ages 13-19. Information: www.glbr.org, or Dave Hoag, company@hoag.com.


PLAYERS: Ashburn Sting, a rising under-12 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Coach Pete Hegedus, 703-858-5093.


PLAYERS: Manassas Blaze, a 14-and-under team, will hold tryouts at 6 p.m. Thursday and noon Saturday at Byrd Park. Information: www.manassasblaze.org.

PLAYERS: Ashburn Shooting Stars White, a 16-and-under team, will hold tryouts, 12:30-2:30 p.m. today at Trailside Park. Information: Bryan Tiplady, 703-858-2966 or bryan@tiplady.com, or www.whitestarz.com.

PLAYERS: Ashburn Shooting Stars White, a 12-and-under team, will hold tryouts at 10 a.m.-noon today at Trailside Park. Information: Ted Kramer, 703-930-9896 or www.eteamz.active.com/whitestars12u.

PLAYERS: Chantilly Lace fast-pitch will hold tryouts for 10-and-under, 12-and-under, 14-and-under, 16-and-under and 18-and-under travel teams today. Information: www.chantillyyouth.org, or Jane Davis, 703-476-0592, for 10-and-under; Lori Olsen, 703-298-7317, for 12-and-under; and Mike Collins, 703-631-0283, spuds3953@aol.com, or Judy Gollaway, 703-222-9309, for 14-and-under through 18-and-under.

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