Baseball

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

PLAYERS: Lower Loudoun Little League is accepting online registrations for players ages 5-16. Information: 703-430-6019 or www.llbaseball.com.

PLAYERS: Cheers Sports Red Storm, an under-15 team, seeks players. Information: Bill Tice, 703-585-2455 or billtice01@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Eastern Loudoun Babe Ruth is accepting registrations for players ages 13-18 for the fall season. Information: www.elbr.org.

Basketball

CLINIC: 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.

OFFICIALS: Officials needed for youth, high school and adult winter leagues throughout Loudoun County. Information: Amy Richards, 703-430-3933, or www.pvoa.org.

PLAYERS: Seneca Ridge River Bend league will hold online registration through Sept. 30. Boys and girls in grades 4-12 attending Dominion or Potomac Falls high schools, Seneca Ridge or River Bend middle schools or Algonkian, Horizon, Countryside, Potowmack, Lowes Island, Meadowland or Sugarland elementary schools are eligible. Information: ww.eteamz.com/srbl.

PLAYERS: Eastern Loudoun Basketball League will hold early registration for boys and girls in grades 3-8 from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday and Sept. 24 at the Sterling Annex. Infromation: www.elbl.org.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Sparks, a girls' AAU program, will hold tryouts for 12-and-under and 13-and-under teams 6:15-7:45 p.m. today and 10:30 a.m.-noon Saturday at Douglass Community Center. Head and assistant coaches are also needed. Information: Christen Scott, christen_scott@excite.com, 703-477-2034.

PLAYERS: Central Loudoun and Harper Park leagues are accepting registration for players in elementary, middle and high school in the Loudoun County and Heritage high school districts. Coaches are needed as well. Information: Michael Page, 703-438-6430.

PLAYERS: Dulles Youth Basketball will hold registration for players in kindergarten through third grade at the Ashburn Library, 43316 Hay Rd., 1-3 p.m. Saturday, 6-8 p.m. next Thursday and 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 17. The cost is $75. Information: Kim or Kevin Prince, 703-729-7553.

Softball

PLAYERS: Fauquier Gold Rush will hold tryouts for 14-and-under, 16-and-under and 18-and-under teams at 2 p.m. Sept. 18 and 26 at Fauquier High School's varsity field. Information: Bob Payne, 540-349-1199, or Mark Ott, 540-439-1905.

PLAYERS: Manassas Blaze, a 16-and-under fast-pitch team, will hold tryouts at 2 p.m. Sunday at Brentsville High School. Information: Anthony Barbour, 703-330-0947, anthony@manassasblaze.org.

Miscellaneous

ICE HOCKEY: Potomac Falls Ice Hockey Club seeks players enrolled at Potomac Falls High School. Meeting for prospective players will be held at Ashburn Ice House at 7:30 p.m. today. Information: team manager Larry Durkin, 703-450-0397 or pfhockey2005@aol.com.

INLINE HOCKEY: Ashburn Inline Hockey is accepting registration for boys and girls ages 4-17. Coaches are also needed. Information: 703-201-1690, www.ashburninlinehockey.com.

VOLLEYBALL: The third annual Bulldog Invitational will be held Saturday at Stone Bridge High School with teams from Westfield, Loudoun Valley, Stonewall Jackson and Stone Bridge competing in a round-robin format. Matches are scheduled to begin at 8 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Admission is $5 for the day. Information: Athletic Director Dave Hembach, 703-779-8910.

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