Send sports notices a minimum of two weeks before the requested publication date to Patuxent Publishing/MS Sports Notices, 501 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, MD 21278; email email@example.com. Include date, time, location, contact information and subsection.
Maryland Stars fast-pitch softball program holds tryouts for 2011/2012 teams Aug. 21 in five different age groups, ranging from 10-and-under to 18-and-under. 443-745-3177, http://www.marylandstars.org, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Putty Hill baseball tryouts for 11U-18U teams at St. Paul's, Aug. 20 and at Calvert Hall Sept. 3. 410-299-7417 or Nationsmg@aol.com.
MABA 11U travel baseball team seeks players for fall season. email@example.com, or 443-537-8653.
Cockeysville Clippers 14U travel baseball team seeks players for 2012 season for MABA league and tournament play. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lutherville-Timonium Rec seeks teams for fall men's slow-pitch softball league at Reisterstown Regional Park. Play starts in late August and runs through November. Separate leagues are Mondays and Wednesdays. 410-821-7728 or email@example.com.
Titans Baseball Club tryouts for 9U, 10U and 11U travel teams, Aug. 14. 410-751-6871 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Mountain Club of Maryland conducts hikes, overnight and camping trips and maintains trails.
Sat., Aug. 20, Overall Run, Shenandoah National Park: Hike on the Tuscarora Trail from outside park boundary to Overall Run Trail. Steep climb up Overall Run Trail to overlook with views of the Upper Falls, Big Falls and Massanutten mountains. 410-889-8225.
Wed., Aug. 24, Panther Branch, Gunpowder State Park: A beautiful 6-mile tweener hike in Baltimore County from Camp Puh'tok through the Gunpowder State Park, Hereford area. Small stream crossings and varied terrain, including hills. 410-429-4954
Wed., Aug. 24, Harper's Ferry to Weverton Cliffs: An out-and-back hike north from Harpers Ferry to Weverton Cliffs overlook. Moderate pace. 410-486-8737.