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The Columbia Ravens are holding tryouts a Howard County Dancel Y of Central Maryland. Players must attend at least one tryout session, but perferably two or all three. Plan to arrive 15 minutes early to check in and warm up. Players should bring a basketball and water and be dressed for the tryout session. Parents should go to the Ravens website to pre-register for tryouts.
The tryouts are:
4th grade girls: Sat., Sept. 10, 9-11 a.m., Sept. 13, 6-7:30 p.m. and Sept. 18, 4-5:45 p.m.
5th grade girls: Sat., Sept. 10, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Sept. 15, 6-7:30 p.m. and Sept. 18, 2:15-4 p.m.
6th grade girls: Sat., Sept. 10, 1-3 p.m., Sept. 16, 7:30-9 p.m. and Sept. 18, 12:30-2:15 p.m.
7th grade girls: Sat., Sept. 10, 3-5 p.m., Sept. 15, 7:30-9 p.m. and Sept. 18, 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
8th grade girls: Sat., Sept. 10, 5-7 p.m., Sept. 13, 7:30-9 p.m. and Sept. 18, 9:15-10:45 a.m.
4th grade boys: Sun., Sept. 11, 9:15-10:45 a.m., Mon., Sept. 11, 6-7:30 p.m. and Sept. 17, 5-7 p.m.
5th grade boys: Sun., Sept. 11, 10:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Sept. 14, 6-7:30 p.m. and Sept. 17, 3-5 p.m.
6th grade boys: Sun., Sept. 11, 12:30-2:15 p.m., Sept. 16, 6-7:30 p.m. and Sept. 17, 1-3 p.m.
7th grade boys: Sun., Sept. 11, 2:15-4 p.m., Sept. 14, 7:30-9 p.m. and Sept. 17, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
8th grade boys: Sun., Sept. 11, 4-5:45 p.m., Mon., Sept. 11, 7:30-9 p.m. and Sept. 17, 9-11 a.m.
The HCYP Sharks travel teams are holding tryouts as follows. Contact the listed coach or go to hcyp.org for more information.
9-U girls (fourth grade): Sun.-Tue., Sept. 11-13, 5:30-7 p.m., at Veterans Elementary School. D_mcnif2009@comcast.net or 443-763-0390.
9-U boys (fourth grade): Sept. 18, 3-4:30 p.m., at Burleigh Manor Middle and Sept. 21, 6:30-8 p.m., at Patapsco Middle. Steve.email@example.com or 443-812-0919.
10-U girls (fifth grade): Tue. and Wed., Sept. 13 and 14, 7-8:30 p.m., at Veterans Elementary School. Ahearn6@verizon.net.
10-UB (fifth grade): Sat., Sept. 10, 10 a.m.-noon, at Burleigh Manor Middle. Billterp00@yahoo.com or 410-788-5338.
11-UG (sixth grade): Sun., Sept. 11, 6:30-8 p.m., at Ellicott Mills Middle. MeghaMahadevan@hotmail.com or 301-514-2091.
11-UB (sixth grade): Continue Tue., Sept. 13, 6:30-8 p.m., at Rockburn Elementary. Mike_Pelligrini@verizon.net or 410-908-0032.
12-UG (seventh grade): Sept. 11 and 18, 5-6:30 p.m., at Burleigh Manor Middle. Dlinns@verizon.net or 410-418-9335.
12-UB (seventh grade): Sun., Sept. 11, 1-3 p.m., at Burleigh Manor Middle and Sept. 13, 7-9 p.m., at Ellicott Mills Middle. Cjtringali@comcast.net or 410-313-8966.
13-UG (eighth grade): Sun., Sept. 11 and 18, 6:30-8 p.m., at Burleigh Manor Middle. Larrykinz@verizon.net or 410-869-6086.
13-UB (eighth grade): Sept. 13 and 21, 7:30-9 p.m., at Dunloggin Middle. Billnap2844@yahoo.com or 410-258-4189.
The Western Howard County Force youth travel teams are holding tryouts in September for the upcoming winter season for the girls and boys fourth through eighth grade teams.
The Force sixth-grade boys team tryouts will be held Sept. 13, 15 and 20 from 7:30-9:30 p.m., at Glenwood Middle School (note change in site), and Sept. 14 from 7:30-9:30 p.m., at Folly Quarter Middle School. Other dates may be added.
Check whcybasketball.com before coming to a tryout.
Teams are forming to represent Howard County in the Baltimore Tennis Patrons Junior Indoor Tennis League in four divisions. Boys and girls in grades 4-12 are welcome. New player evaluations will be held Sept. 15, 6-8:30 p.m.; and Sept. 18, 2:30-5:30 p.m., at the Owen Brown Tennis Club, in Columbia. Players only need to come to one session but need to come ready to hit tennis balls.
For more information, or if you cannot attend either of the evaluation sessions, call 410-296-2100.
Team Baltimore Field Hockey Club will hold tryouts Oct. 1, 10-11 a.m., at Garrison Forest School, in Reisterstown. The tryouts are free and open to all U-14, U-16 and U-19 players. Teams play in local and national tournaments and practice on Sunday afternoons at Garrison, starting in November. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 410-531-7655. Register at teambaltimore.org.
The Capitol Pegasus Field Hockey Club will hold tryouts Oct. 16, 10-11 a.m., at Champions Field House in Rockville. Tryouts are free and open to all U-14, U-16 and U-19 players. Teams play in local and national tournaments and practice on Sunday mornings at Champions, starting in November. Email email@example.com or call 410-531-7655. Register at capitolpegasus.org.
The 25th annual BWI Airport 4-mile run and 2-mile family walk will be held Sept. 25 at the BWI Airport Midfield Cargo Warehouse Complex. The race starts at 8 a.m. and benefits children with Down syndrome. Walkers and runners of all ages and abilities are invited to participate. Cost: $25 (adults); $10 (children 13-under). Registration fees incease after Wed., Sept. 14. Online team fundraising is available. For more information, call 410-933-7866.
Bullseye Running is hosting a 9k Around the Fairway Nov. 5. This is a new fun event running the golf cart path at the Timbers at Troy golf course with a brunch in the clubhouse to follow. Go to http://www.bullseyerunning.com.
The Savage 15-U summer travel team will hold tryings Sat. and Sun., Sept. 10 and 11, 5-7 p.m., at Reservoir High School. Players are encouraged to attend both sessions. If you cannot attend either session, email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange for a private workout.
The 18-U WHC Renegades will hold tryouts for the summer 2012 season Sept. 17, 4 p.m., at Glenelg High School. Check-in will begin at 3:30. Email email@example.com or call 240-672-2827.
The Columbia Red Storm travel team will hold tryouts for the 2012 season Sat. and Sun., Sept. 10-11, 3-5 p.m., at Oakland Mills High School. The Red Storm competes in the MABA high school travel division.
The American Legion Columbia Post 300 will hold tryouts for the 2012 Maryland Senior American Legion Summer season Sat., Sept. 10, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at Centennial High School. The tryouts are open to all players who live in Howard County and were born on or after Jan. 1, 1993. A tryout form is available at http://www.eteamz.com/ColumbiaPost300Baseball/. Fill out the form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration is now open for the HCYP fall volleyball season. Go to hcyp.org.
HCYP fall fastpitch softball registration is open 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. Register online at http://www.hcyp.org.