Submitting sports notices

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


The HCYP Raiders 16-U tournament team is looking to fill the final two slots on its roster. The team will be participating in high-level tournaments throughout the mid-Atlantic area between Memorial Day and the middle of July. Eligible candidates should have travel baseball and high school baseball experience as a catcher or outfielder and cannot turn 17 before May 1, 2012. Email or call 410 371-9843.

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


The 12-U Pasadena Eagles travel team will be competing in either MABA or Metro travel league play, five or six local tournaments and the Cooperstown Dream Park Tournament next July. Interested players should email or call 443-812-6778 to schedule a workout.


The AYRA baseball program is holding tryouts for its 10-U, U-11 and U-15 spring travel teams. Go to for details. The 15-U team's tryouts will be held from 2-4 p.m., Oct. 22 and 29. E-mail




Sign up for a 9k Around the Fairways at the Timber at Troy Golf Course on Nov. 5. This is a new race and the opportunity to run the golf cart path. Brunch is scheduled after the race. Register at

The Dazzle Dash will be held Nov. 19 for runners and Nov. 20 for walkers. This is a 1.4 mile run or walk through the Symphony of Lights. Early registration ends Nov. 1. Save $5 by registering early. Go to




The Savage Boys and Girls Club will hold travel team tryouts for 4th grade boys (Oct. 18 and 20) from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Murray Hill Middle School. Tryouts for the 7th grade boys team will be held Oct. 17 and 19 from 6:30-8 p.m., also at Murray Hill. Players are encouraged to attend both sessions.

Tryouts for other grade-based teams will be posted at Email for more information.

Western Howard County Youth Basketball is still accepting registrations for the 2011-2012 recreation program. Please go to for registration information.