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Competitive

Cockeysville Clippers 14U travel baseball team seeks players for 2012 season for MABA league and tournament play. michaelreid241@comcast.net.

Lutherville-Timonium Rec seeks teams for fall men's slow-pitch softball league, Reisterstown Regional Park. Starts in late August and runs through November. Separate leagues on Mondays and Wednesdays. 410-821-7728 or tjharrington51@netscape.net.


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MABA 11U travel baseball team seeks players for fall season. sbayne20@verizon.net, or or 443-537-8653.

Maryland Stars fast-pitch softball program tryouts for 2011/2012 teams Aug. 14, 21 in five different age groups, 10U through 18U. 443-745-3177, http://www.marylandstars.org, glen@thewarholics.com.

Mountain Club

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.