Send sports notices a minimum of two weeks before the requested publication date to Patuxent Publishing/MS Sports Notices, 501 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, MD 21278; email email@example.com. Include date, time, location, contact information and subsection.
Maryland Stars fast-pitch softball program holds tryouts for 2011/2012 teams Aug.14 and 21 in five different age groups, ranging from 10-and-under to 18-and-under. 443-745-3177, http://www.marylandstars.org, firstname.lastname@example.org.
MABA 11U travel baseball team seeks players for fall season. email@example.com, or or 443-537-8653.
Cockeysville Clippers 14U travel baseball team seeks players for 2012 season for MABA league and tournament play. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lutherville-Timonium Rec seeks teams for fall men's slow-pitch softball league at Reisterstown Regional Park. Play starts in late August and runs through November. Separate leagues are Mondays and Wednesdays. 410-821-7728 or email@example.com.
Titans Baseball Club tryouts for 9U, 10U and 11U travel teams, Aug. 14. 410-751-6871 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Mountain Club of Maryland conducts hikes, overnight and camping trips and maintains trails.
Sat., Aug. 13, Washington Monument to Lambs Knoll: An 11-mile out-and-back hike on the Appalachian Trail in Washington County. Many rocky sections. Moderate pace.410 747-2868.
Sun., Aug. 14, Patapsco Valley State Park: A 9-mile circuit hike in Howard County. Moderate pace. 410 747-2868.
Wed. Aug. 17, Middle Patuxent environmental area: Mostly wooded area with small hills. 410-381-7212 or 443-285-2575.