Submitting sports notices
The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. on Monday. We prefer email (email@example.com). Questions? Call 410-332-6578.
The Rocky on the Run 5k Run/Walk through the Lyndwood neighborhood is scheduled for March 23 at 8:30 a.m. This is a certified race that is designed to be competitive, while also being fun for families. The proceeds of the race will go to the Rockburn Elementary School PTA. Registration is $25 for adults and $15 for children 10 and under. For more information visit rockburnpta.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Baseball and Softball
The Howard County Youth Program (HCYP) is holding open registration for the 2013 spring baseball season. Registration is open to boys and girls ages 5-18. Registration forms and further details are available at http://www.hcyp.org.
Registration for the Western Howard County (WHC) Youth Baseball and Softball League spring season for boys and girls ages 4-18 is ongoing. Early-bird discount and eligibility for free instructional clinics is available if registered by Feb. 15. For more information and registration, visit whcsports.com, call 410-313-4626 (TTY 410-313-4665) or email email@example.com.
Columbia Ravens Football is seeking qualified, committed individuals to coach in its youth tackle football program, for players ages 5-14 for the spring 2013 indoor and fall 2013 outdoor seasons. Interested parties should contact the Director of Football at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, visit columbiaravens.com.
HYBA is accepting registration forms for its Friday night basketball league for boys and girls ages 5-18. Games will be played on Friday nights in April, May and June at Howard County Public Schools. To download an application, or if you have questions, visit hyba.org or call 410-461-7694.
Cheer and Poms
The Ellicott City Patriots Youth Cheer and Poms (dance team) organization is looking for volunteer head coaches, assistant coaches, choreographers, stunt/tumbling coaches and dance coaches for our fall sports season. Experience desired but not necessary. We offer training and preparation to those who are interested. Email email@example.com or call 443-851-9351 to speak with Cheer director Ande Kolp if interested.
The First Tee of Howard County is having classes for new students, ages 9 years old or older by Sept. 1, 2013. These classes are for entry-level players and will be conducted in four one-hour sessions. There are two sections (Feb. 16-17 through March 9-10, or March 16-17 through April 13-14). There are four students per class and the cost is $46.99. Call 410-730-1114 or visit thefirstteehowardcounty.org for registration and more information.