Submitting sports notices

The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. Monday. We prefer email (howardcountysports@patuxent.com). Questions? Call 410-332-6605.

Baseball

The 10-U Columbia Sun Devils travel team has two roster spots left. This is an elite travel team that will play a full fall and spring league season, Ripken tournaments and other local tournaments. We are looking for two well-rounded players who will not turn 11 before May 1, 2013. Email jason.barke@verizon.net to schedule a tryout.


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The 8-U HCYP Raiders travel team will hold open tryouts for all players who will be 8 years old or younger as of April 30, 2013. Tryouts will be on Sept. 22 and 29 at 10 a.m. on Kiwanis Wallis Park, field 2. For more information, email jasonridgell@verizon.net or call 410-733-0445.

Cheerleading

SuperSquads after school cheerleading is starting soon at Bellows Spring, Centennial Lane, Clemens Crossing, Deep Run, Elkridge, Gorman Crossing, Hollifield, Ilchester, Manor Woods, Northfield, Pointers Run, Rockburn, Stevens Forest, Thunder Hill, Veterans and Worthington elementary schools. Contact supersquads@hughes.net or marylandmarlins.com for more information.

CCC Warriors cheer will hold tryouts for ages 11-14 on Sept. 21 for a few additional spots on this year's competition-level squad. For information, call 443-980-8316, email ccccheer12@gmail.com or go to ccccheer.com.

Golf

The first Hammond High School Boosters golf tournament will be held Oct. 6 from 1 to 6 p.m. at Fairway Hills Golf Club. There will be prizes for longest drive, closest to the pin, door prizes, a catered dinner and a silent auction featuring signed sports memorabilia. Entry fee: $100. Don't golf? Sponsor a hole. Go to hammondboosters.org/golf-tournament.

Howard County Recreation & Parks is hosting the fourth annual Celebration of Sports Golf Tournament Oct. 5 at the Timbers at Troy Golf Course. Prizes include cash, trips, apparel, a car and more. For more information go to howardcountymd.gov/celebrationofsportsgolf.htm. Registration deadline is Oct. 2.

Soccer

Team registration is being accepted for the Central Maryland Soccer Association's 16th Annual Columbus Classic Oct. 6-7 in Westminster. The Classic is open to all USSF-affiliated school, recreation and club teams in the mid-Atlantic region. Competition is available for both boys and girls teams in the single-age groupings of U8 thru U14 and the dual ages of U16 and U18. All teams are guaranteed a minimum of three games with the possibility of playoffs. Call 410-363-8610 or e-mail scorenews@aol.com for more info. Registration forms are available at cmsasoccer.com. Register by Sept. 24.

Laurel Dynasty WAGS U18 girls is holding supplemental tryouts. Email dynasty93premier@gmail.com for more info.

Thunder Soccer Club's U-14 girls Siafu is looking for Division 1 players to join for this year. The team plays in WAGS Division 1 this fall and Region 1 Colonial League this spring. Go to ThunderSoccerClub.org or email p.corbett10@gmail.com.

Softball

Registration is open for the HCYP fast-pitch softball fall season for girls ages 5-17. This is an instructional program for 8-U, 10-U and 12-U players. It also includes a competitive older league primarily for high school players not playing year-round but looking toward spring tryouts. Go to hcyp.org for information and registration.

Football

Mt. Hebron's homecoming is Sept. 29. The day starts with a pancake breakfast from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the school cafeteria. Tickets are $5 in advance ($6 a the door); children under 5 admitted free. There will be entertainment and a silent auction. Tickets may be purchased at all home football games or by emailing Kacy824@gmail.com.

Columbia Ravens Football and Cheer will celebrate homecoming Sept. 22 at Cedar Lane Park West. Come out as we celebrate 10 seasons of football in Howard County. We especially welcome former Columbia Ravens players and families. For game schedules and more info go to columbiaravens.com.

Ice hockey

Long Reach ice hockey is having a car wash on Sept. 22 from 9:30-2 p.m. at the Applebees on Benson Drive in Columbia. Donations are welcome.

Field hockey

Team registration is now being accepted for the Maryland State Field Hockey Festival, Nov. 17-18 in Westminster. The festival is open to all travel-level school, recreation and club teams. Competition is available in the U-12, U-14, JV, Varsity and Coed 21+ age groups. All teams are guaranteed four 50-minute games with the possibility of playoffs. For information email taysmon34@hotmail.com or usamateursports@aol.com, or call 410-363-8610. Registration forms are available at usamateursports.com/fh_summer. Register by Nov. 2.