Submitting sports notices

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


Registration ends Aug. 15 for the Elkridge Youth Organization fall soccer program. Register early as some leagues fill up. EYO soccer is a co-ed recreational program that places emphasis on instruction, fitness and fun. Games are played at Rockburn Park. Players ages 4-18 are welcome; there are no tryouts for the recreational leagues.

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The AYRA travel teams are holding tryouts:

10-U: 10 a.m., Aug. 11 and 25 at Hammond Middle School, field 1.

11-U (born after April 30, 2001): 2 p.m., Aug. 12 and 19, at Hammond Park.

12-U (born after April 30, 2000): 2 p.m., Aug. 12 and 19 at Hammond Park.

13-U: 2 p.m., Aug. 5 and 18 at Schooley Mill Park, field 3.


The following Western Howard County travel baseball teams will hold tryouts for the spring season.

The WHC Renegades support travel teams from 9-U trough 22-U. Teams participate in the MABA, Baltimore Metro, Eddie Brooks and Maryland Collegiate Baseball League. Tryouts began in late July and will continue through September. For a complete list of tryout dates (and updates), click on the Travel Baseball Tryouts link on the left hand side of Email with questions. All tryouts are at Western Regional Park.

9-U: Aug. 12, 4 p.m. (field 2); Aug. 16. 6 p.m. (field 2), Aug. 19 4 p.m. (field 1); Aug. 23, 6 p.m. (field 2).

10-U Deluliis: Aug. 12, 1 p.m., Aug. 19, 3 p.m. (all field 2).

11-UA Finkelston: Aug 8, 6 p.m.; Aug. 19.

11-UB Elliott: Aug. 8, 6 p.m.; Aug. 19, 1 p.m.

12-U Roschella: Aug. 11, 9 a.m.; Aug. 12, 5 p.m.; Aug. 18, 9 a.m. and possibly Aug. 26, 5:30 p.m. (all field 1).