Baseball

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

PLAYERS:Potomac Falls Baseball Club seeks players. Information: Kevin Nielsen, 703-435-6470 or klndnielsen@aol.com.

Basketball

CLINIC: Horizon Basketball will host a preseason clinic at Potomac Falls High School on Saturday. Coaches scheduled to attend include George Washington University 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: 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., 6-8 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m.-noon Saturday. The cost is $75. Information: Kim or Kevin Prince, 703-729-7553.

PLAYERS: 2 Ridges league seeks players. League is open to boys and girls attending Briar Woods or Stone Bridge high schools, Eagle Ridge or Belmont Ridge middle schools, and fourth- and fifth-graders attending Belmont Station, Hillside, Legacy, Mill Run, Newton-Lee, Sanders Corner or Seldens Landing elementary schools. Information: www.ridgeshoops.org.

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

PLAYERS: 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.

Soccer

PLAYERS: VISTA United, an under-16 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Pam DuRousseau, 540-338-0471, pam@humanbionics.com.

PLAYERS: Ashburn Eagles, an under-11 girls' team, seeks players. Information: Andre Choo, 703-999-3896, ashburneagles@yahoo.com.

PLAYERS: VSA Heat 90, an under-15 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Sue Cook, suey333@juno.com; Jim Burden, 703-754-2085; or Scott Rinderle, 703-257-9475.

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, an 18-and-under team, seeks players. Information: Tim Demerest, 703-335-2049, or manassasblaze@aol.com, www.manassasblaze.org.

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

PLAYERS: Umpires needed for fast-pitch and slow-pitch youth and adult leagues throughout Loudoun County. Information: David Meyer, 703-726-5656, or www.pvoa.org.

PLAYERS: Golden Girls of Northern Virginia, a senior women's league, seeks players over 40. Information: 703-938-0387 or www.goldengirls.org.

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