― Taneytown Lions Baseball is holding registrations for its fall season, which is set to begin Aug. 8-9. Practices will get underway in a few weeks. The league is offering all divisions for fall: T-ball ages 4-6, Rookies 7-8, Minors 9-10, Majors 11-12, and Babe Ruth 13-15. Registration is now open online at taneytownbaseball.org. If you applied your spring registration to fall, you do not need to register.
― Taneytown Lions Baseball is holding tryouts for travel teams at the 10U, 12U, 13U, and 14U divisions for the 2021 travel season. The teams will be playing in the MABA travel league. It is mandatory that you attend at least one of the dates list below for the division you are trying out for and it is highly encouraged you attend a second tryout, as each coach wants to get at least two evaluations of each player. If you are unable to attend a second tryout please contact Brian Koterba (briankoterba@yahoo) or Jon Barnowski (email@example.com) to schedule a separate personal tryout. Tryouts: 10U, field #4 -- Aug. 5 at 6 p.m., Aug. 16 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. 12U, field #5 -- Aug. 5 at 6 p.m., Aug. 16 from 9a.m. to 12 p.m. 13U, field #1 -- Aug. 9 from 12:30-3:30 p.m., Aug. 19 at 6 p.m. 14U, field #1 -- Aug. 9th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Aug. 20 at 6 p.m.
— Liberty High School’s inaugural Virtual Girls Basketball Camp is Aug. 17-21. Zoom will be used, so participants will need access to: a cellular or wireless device, or a computer; strong WiFi access; and a partner (even if it’s a parent). There will be tutorials on an exclusive YouTube channel, along with daily postings of “best in camp” campers who demonstrate the best skills development, and contest winners. Advance camp is from 1-2 p.m. for student entering grades 4-6, Elite camp is from 3-4 p.m. for grades 7-9. Cost is $35, and each camp is limited to 20 players. For more information, call Barry Green at 410-596-6900.
― The annual North Carroll Rec Council Hooked on Hoops Basketball Camps for boys and girls are being held at the former North Carroll High School gym in Hampstead. Online registration is open and can be completed through Carroll County Recreation & Parks website, rpguide.carrollcountymd.gov/. AM Offensive Clinics: Aug 12-14 from 8:30–11:30 a.m., for boys and girls ages 9-14. Camp size is limited. Please register early. Text or call Heather DeWees at 443-375-7757, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
― Annual Conditioning/Skills Field Hockey Camp is Aug. 3-7 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Coppermine 4 Seasons in Hampstead. Guidelines will be followed to protect players and coaches. Email or call Gayle Taylor for specifics: cost, equipment needed, etc., at email@example.com or 443-244-7196. Camp open to goalies and field players, with 9 to 1 ratio with coach. Incoming freshmen to seniors and current younger club players invited.
— Maryland Sting 10U, 12U, and 14U will be holding tryouts for the 2020-21 season Aug. 3, 5, and 6 from 6-8 p.m. at Mayeski Park. Teams will play in several United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) Tournaments as well as league play within the Central Maryland League. We have our own indoor facility and a beautiful park for practice and games in the fall, spring, and summer. Register at www.winfieldyouthsoftball.com.
— North Carroll Hotshots Fastpitch Softball is holding tryouts Aug. 3-16 for the upcoming Fall 2020 and Spring/Summer 2021 travel team season. Hotshots Fastpitch is based in Hampstead and will be having travel teams competing at the 10U, 12U ,14U, 16U, and 18U levels. Our travel teams will compete in a variety of tournaments including state and World Series events. Coaching staffs have experience at all levels, including high school and collegiate experience, are CPR and First Aid certified, and are background checked through Carroll County Recreation & Parks. Please visit www.ncrchotshots.org for the times and place for your specific age group. Please contact Mike Hernandez at 410-259-7426 or Thummp1616@aol.com with any questions.
Tae Kwon Do
— Freedom Area Recreation Council is holding registration and classes Tuesdays and Thursdays at Linton Springs Recreation Center in Eldersburg. Year-round program for the whole family. As low as $73 for a 10-week session. Beginnings to black belts. Age groups 5-7, 8-12, 13-adult. For more info call Allen Evans at 410-871-2125.