Submitting sports notices
The deadline for submitting sports copy is 9 a.m. Monday. We prefer email (email@example.com). Questions? Call 410-332-6605.
The third installment of the Reservoir Ice Hockey Club's Community Showdown game is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 19, at the Columbia Ice Rink. The fundraiser pits this year's hockey club against members of the Gators community, including Reservoir faculty and Reservoir ice hockey alumni.
There will be prizes, raffles, merchandise for sale and interactive activities. Admission is $6 ($4 for students) and the event is scheduled for 5:45 p.m.
The Columbia Volleyball Club is holding two 2013 Season Information Sessions. Session one is Sunday, Oct. 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Gary J. Arthur Community Center in Glenwood. Session two will be on Oct. 29 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Howard County Library, Miller Branch, Patapsco Room. For more information and the tryout schedule visit columbiavolleyballclub.org.
The Northfield Elementary School Roadrunner 5K and 1-mile fun run is Sunday, Oct. 21, at 8:30 a.m. Sign up at Northfield Elementary on Oct. 18 from 3 to 9 p.m., at Charm City Run on Oct. 20 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., or race morning starting at 7 a.m. at Northfield Elementary.
Run the golf cart paths at the Timbers at Troy Golf Course on Oct. 28 during the 9K Around the Fairways at Timbers race. The race starts at 8 a.m. Sign up at bullseyerunning.com before Oct. 24 or on race morning at the golf course.
The first Young Life 5K Run for the Kids and 1-mile Fun Run/Trail Run in Rockburn Branch Park is scheduled for Nov. 3 at 9:30 a.m. Sign up at bullseyerunning.com.
The 5K Run for Food trail run and 1-mile fun run is being held Nov. 18 at 8 a.m. at the Howard County Living Heritage Farm Museum. Sign up at bullseyerunning.com.
The Central Maryland Soccer Association is accepting team registrations for the 23rd Thanksgiving Classic soccer tournament Nov. 24-25 at venues across the Baltimore metropolitan area.
The tournament is USSF sanctioned thru Soccer Association for Youth (SAY) and is open to all school recreation and club USSF-affiliated travel teams throughout the mid-Atlantic region. Single-age competition is offered for both boys and girls teams in the age groupings of 8-14; dual-age competition is available for high school U16 and U18 teams.
The deadline for guaranteed registration is Nov. 11. Registration forms are available at cmsasoccer.com.