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Umpires needed

The city of Clearwater is seeking umpires for youth and adult games. Compensation is up to $55 per game. For information call James Lightfoot at (727) 669-1361 ext. 233 or Frank Aceto at (727) 581-2710.

Florida Panthers

The 12-under and 13-under competitive teams will hold tryouts for the fall season in August. For location and times, call Andy at 271-5249.

Seminole Heat

The AAU team is looking for 8-under, 12-under and 13-under players. For information, call Bill Vonstetina at 409-4844 or go to

Mizuno Select Team

The team is looking for several elite players for its 9-under select team. Call 638-7421.

East Lake Storm

The 11-under AAU team is looking for players. Players must not turn 12 before May 1, 2008. Call Steve Albers at 641-5314.

Gulf Coast Mustangs

The 11-under AAU team will hold tryouts in mid August for the upcoming season. Interested players should call Steve at 410-5931.

Clearwater Thrashers

The 14-under team is seeking players for the fall season. For tryout information, contact Dave Johnson at 515-0255.

All Star Baseball School of St. Petersburg

Tryouts for the AAU team will be held on Saturday at the Eckerd College baseball fields for the 13-under team and the 11-under team. For times and information, call Ron Rhoads at 409-0190.


The league trustees will conduct a membership meeting at the concession stand (7390 18th street north) to listen to suggestions on how to reestablish the league. The meeting is at noon on Aug. 11. For information, call Thomas Carson at 577-0441.


St. Pete Jr. Magic

The league will hold registration on Aug. 2, 7, 9 and 14 at the Roberts Recreation Center. The league, which is for players 8-16, begins Aug. 15. For information, call 542-5001.



Summer Junior Camp at St. Andrews Links, Dunedin's municipal course located at 620 Palm Blvd. through Aug. 23. Half day camp (noon-4 p.m.) and all day from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Instruction, video swing analysis, rules and course competition. Under the direction of PGA teaching pro Paul Sylvester. For further information, call the pro shop at 738-2905.


St. Petersburg High

St. Petersburg High School will hold physicals on Aug. 23 from 5:15-7:30 p.m. for any student wishing to participate in sports or any other extra curricular activity during the school year. Call 893-1842 ext. 1006 for information.

Berkeley Prep Camps

The Tampa school is offering summer camps in basketball, volleyball and lacrosse. For dates and times, call Heather Mackin at (813) 885-1673, ext. 260.


The school is offering various camps this summer. There is a sports and games camp for grades 1-4 on Aug. 6-10. Call Ed Rawson at 521-5905.

Academy of the Holy Names

Academy of the Holy Names (Tampa) is seeking three high school coaches: a girls soccer assistant varsity coach, a girls soccer JV coach and a girls basketball assistant varsity coach. Please contact athletic director Pete Young at or (813) 839-5371, ext. 320.


City of Largo

The city is offering registration for adult flag football, softball and volleyball. For information, call Brian Harter at 518-3022.

The city is offering summer sports camps for street hockey, track and field, baseball and softball. There is also an all girls sports camp offered for girls ages 8-13. Sports include basketball, tennis, soccer, volleyball, fitness games and field hockey. Call 518-3016 for information.


Summer registration for introductory clinics, leagues and camps for boys and girls in grades 1-12 is now taking place. For information, go to

City of Tarpon Springs

The city will hold a lacrosse camp on Aug. 6-10 at the Tarpon Springs Gymnasium. Call 942-5628.

American Indoor Football Association

The Florida Knights, based in Bradenton, are looking for players and cheerleaders. Tryouts are Aug. 18 at 10 a.m. at the Manatee Civic Center. Call Alton Walker at (813) 802-4170.

High School Hockey

Any players attending Dunedin, Tarpon Springs or Countryside High Schools are eligible for a club hockey team. Call Paula at 787-1700 for information.


Team Florida

The 10-under travel team is looking for players. Contact Drew at 644-491 or


The league is holding registration on Saturdays, Aug. 4, 11 and 18 from 9 a.m.-noon at the Azalea Rec Center. Players must be four years old by Aug. 1. For information, call 345-0699.

Southside Soccer

The under-9 competitive team is looking for players for the fall season. The team meets on Tuesdays during the summer before the season. Interested players should call Mark Levy at 798-6500.

Madeira Beach Youth Soccer

Madeira Beach will have registration for children ages 5-6, 7-9 and 10-12 at the Madeira Beach Recreation Center (200 Rex Place). The cost is $70 for residents of Madeira Beach and $85 for non-residents (includes shirts, shorts and socks.) The registration dates will be Aug. 18, Aug. 25 and Sept. 1 from 10 a.m.-noon, as well as Aug. 22 from 6-8 p.m. Coaches and sponsors are needed. Any questions call Colin Shaw at 392-0665.


Recreational soccer registrations for the fall season will be held Aug. 1 and 8 from 6-8 p.m. and Aug. 4 and 11 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at the SYAA field house. For registration information, go to

Hudson Cobras

The U-18 girls team is looking for players. Call coach Chris at (727) 856-8383 for information.

Clearwater Chargers

The U-15 boys team is in need of players. Call Frank Seidl at 776-5336 for information.


Umpires needed

The Greater Pinellas County Officials Association is in need of umpires for co-ed and men's leagues in Largo and Madeira Beach. Experience is not necessary. Call Wayne Proctor at 467-9147.

Pinellas Fast Pitch

The girls only league is looking for players ages 4-16 for the fall season. Registration is every Saturday from 10 a.m.-noon starting Aug. 4-Sept. 8. Call 507-1509 or go to

West Pinellas Krusherz

The 10-under and 12-under teams are looking for players. Contact Ray at 641-3253 for information.


Clearwater Aquatics

The competitive, year round swim team is looking for swimmers of all ages and abilities, including masters swimmers. Practices are at the Long Center. For information, call 791-9542.