Submitting sports notices

The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. Monday. We prefer email (howardcountysports@patuxent.com). Questions? Call 410-332-6578.

Golf

The First Tee of Howard County's spring program still has openings for selected sessions. Register and find schedule online at http://www.firstteehowardcounty.org.


Submit a Letter to the Editor for the Laurel Leader, Columbia Flier and Howard County Times

Lacrosse

The Mt. Hebron girls lacrosse camp will be held from 5-8 p.m., June 11-18 at Mt. Hebron High School. The camp is for girls in grades 1-8. Both fundamentals and advanced skills will be taught. Registration forms are available at mthebrongirlslax.com.

Running

Bullseye Running is coordinating the following races. Register at bullseyerunning.com.

April 21, 8 a.m., Ellicott City's Hills of Milltown 5k. This is a fundraiser for Blossoms of Hope.

April 22, 8:30 a.m., Savage Boys and Girls Club U-12 Red travel baseball team 5k and 1 mile fun run/walk. This is a fundraiser for the U-12 Red team's trip to Cooperstown this summer.

April 28, 8 a.m., Thunder Hill 5k and 1 mile run/walk at Thunder Hill Elementary School. This is a community outreach to promote health and wellness.

May 5, 9 a.m., Hope for the Homeless 5k trail race and 1 mile fun run/walk. This is a fundraiser for the Rt. 1 homeless shelter.

Reservoir High School will hold its sixth annual Musical Madness 5k and 1k kids' fun run May 12 in Maple Lawn. The race starts at 8 a.m. and the post-race festival will include food and prizes from race sponsors and musical performances by Reservoir students. Musical Madness is a fundraiser for the Reservoir music program. Go to http://musicalmadness.wikispaces.com for details.

The Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association Central Maryland Chapter is holding its annual Race for Excellence 5k and 1-mile fun run. The race will be held at April 28 at 9 a.m. at 6841 Benjamin Franklin Drive, Columbia. The race benefits AFCEA's Central Maryland Scholarship fund. Go to http://www.afceamd.org.

The Elkridge Elementary School PTA is sponsoring its second annual Elkster 5k and Fun Run, April 15. The races start at 9 a.m. at Elkridge Elementary School, 7075 Montgomery Road, Elkridge. Register online at http://www.runningmaryland.com or at EESPTA@hotmail.com. For more information or to make a donation email jld532@verizon.net.

Table tennis

The newly renovated Maryland Table Tennis Center is having an Open House and Grand Re-Opening April 7. Many of the top players in the United States will be present. There will be junior training (10:30 a.m.-noon), demonstrations (noon-2 p.m.), exhibitions, instruction and open play (2-4 p.m.). All activities are free. The center is located at 18761-Q Frederick Road, Gaithersburg, MD. Email marylandttc@gmail.com or call 240-994-7144.

Sports physicals

In conjunction with Howard County General Hospital, the River Hill High School Boosters are offering sports physicals April 17 from 6-9 p.m. Advance registration is preferred; the cost is $25. Registration forms are available at http://www.riverhill.org. Email questions to adecker@usmd.edu.