Panther hitting camp
The Panther hitting camp will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the month of January at the Patuxent baseball Building located next to the Patuxent High baseball field. The cosst is $60 and checks can be mailed to Patuxent High School, 12485 Southern Connector Blvd., Lusby, MD., 20657.
Sessions are open to players 8 to 14 and space is limited to 12 players in each session. Players will receive emails indicating which session they are in. For more information, email email@example.com.
St. Mary’s College of Maryland will host a six-week baseball camp starting Jan. 6 with St. Mary’s head baseball coach Lew Jenkins directing the program in conjunction with U.S. Baseball Academy.
Classes are available for players in grades 1 to 12 and are limited to six players per coach. Sessions are offered in advanced hitting, pitching, catching, fielding and baserunning.
The cost is as low as $99 for six weeks with proceeds to benefit amateur baseball in St. Mary’s City.
For more information, go to www.USBaseballAcademy.com or call 866-622-4487.
Gretton Goalkeeping will hold weekly outdoor and indoor soccer training sessions for all ages and skill levels.
Indoor sessions will take place at the Windy Hill Elementary School through the week of Feb. 25. Outdoor sessions will be at various fields in the county.
Reservations are required. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301-643-8992.
Tennis coach wanted
St. Mary’s Ryken High School is in search of a new boys varsity tennis coach. For more information, call athletic director Dave Tallman at 301-475-7663 or email email@example.com.
The Calvert Blast, a U-9 girls soccer travel team that trains in Calvert County and plays in the competitive WAGS POD program, has player openings. Players must be born Aug. 1, 2003 or after. For more information or to schedule a tryout, call Don Howerton at 240-882-0389 or 410-414-9255.
Tide baseball tryouts
The Chesapeake Tide, an 8-U and 9-U travel baseball team, will hold tryouts through the fall and winter for players in the Southern Maryland area. Players cannot turn 9 or 10 years of age by May 1, 2013, depending on the team. The team has an indoor training facility. For more information, call Butch Britton at 410-586-9400.
Adult baseball players wanted
Players are being sought to play In an adult baseball league. Games will always be played in Southern Maryland.
Fees will be discussed closer to the beginning of the season, which starts in April.
For more information, call 443-975-4327 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Calvert County Officials Association is seeking new and experienced baseball and/or softball umpires to join its organization for the 2013 season. All umpires must be 16 years or older. CCOA will conduct rules clinics and training sessions on proper field mechanics prior to the beginning of the spring season. Umpires must provide their own protective equipment and appropriate uniforms. All umpires for the 2013 season are required to demonstrate proficiency in rules and regulations by passing a written examination.
For more information, email your name, email address and phone number to CCOAumpires@comcast.net
Intensity players needed
The Intensity, a Calvert Soccer Association U-15 girls team that operates out of Calvert County, is looking for players and a goalie. For more information, email Kelly Hance at email@example.com or Tim Hance at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 1st Class Allstars competition team is currently holding tryouts for children 4 to 18 for the 2012-13 season. Tryouts are open from beginner to advanced and cost $25. For more information, call 410-224-0721, email email@example.com or go to www.1stclassallstars.com.
Softball players wanted
The 16-U Southern Maryland Velocity softball team is looking for a couple of experienced players to fill out its 2012-13 roster. For more information, go to www.leaguelineup.com/velocity, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 240-346-1322.
Soccer players wanted
A U-13B travel soccer team is looking for dedicated field players. This team plays and trains year-round in the Southern Maryland area. For more information, email email@example.com.
The Southern Maryland branch of the Washington Area Lacrosse Officials Association is seeking new officials to officiate boys youth games this spring.
Mandatory training sessions to become a certified US Lacrosse Level 1 boys lacrosse official will be conducted in January and February. Officials must be at least 16 and must submit a written recommendation from their current high school coach if attending high school.
All new officials must be US Lacrosse members or join US Lacrosse in order to take the certification class.
Game fees for youth games range from $45 to $60 per game. Prior lacrosse playing experience is highly desirable.
If interested, email Ken Winegrad at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 301-863-9301.
Sports briefs are published as a public service. Notices should be sent or delivered to the Calvert Recorder, 134 Main St., Prince Frederick, MD 20678. The Recorder's daytime telephone number is 410-535-1234.
Emails should be sent to email@example.com. The fax number is 410-535-5883. List a contact person and a daytime phone number and/or email address on all submitted requests.