For the record

By Times Wires
Published September 30, 2007


Umpires needed

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

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 www.seminoleheat.com.

East Lake Storm

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

Gulf Coast Tide

The 14-under team is looking for players. Tryouts are being held at Jack Russell Stadium in Clearwater. Call 510-3991 or 460-5920 for information.


St. Pete Grizzlies

The team is holding tryouts and accepting applications for the 16-and-under team. Practices are at CW Cate Recreation Center, 5801 22nd St. N. For information, call Cathy Takdari at (727)424-5772.

City of Clearwater

The city is offering training sessions for girls and boys ages 6-14 on Mondays and Thursdays at the Countryside Rec Center and on Tuesdays at the Long Center. For information, call 460-1904.


A Veterans Day Tournament will be at 8 a.m. Nov. 3 at Dunedin Country Club to benefit the Dunedin Children's Fund. The entry fee is $75 each for the four person bestball event. For information, call Paul Warth at 733-1356.


Silver Raiders

The organization is seeking cheerleading coaches, 21 and older, for the upcoming season. Call415-6070 for information.

High school hockey

Any players attending Dunedin, Tarpon Springs or Countryside high schools are eligible for a club hockey team. Call Paula at787-1700.

City of St. Petersburg

The Recreation Department is looking for adult teams in men's basketball, men's flag football and coed kickball. For information on any of the leagues, call Russ Stanley at 892-5166.


Tampa Bay Chaos Wrestling Club has ongoing practices from 6:30 to 8 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at St. Alfred's Church Memorial Hall in Palm Harbor. It is for wrestlers ages 7-14. For information, call 773-9683 or go to www.chaoswrestling.com.



Today, 8 a.m. Fall Classic 5K, Tampa's Al Lopez Park. Call (813) 874-7223.

Saturday, 8 a.m. Suncoast Race for the Cure 5K race, 5K walk and mile fun run. St. Petersburg's Vinoy Park. For details, visit or register at www.komensuncoast.org or call (727) 734-7832.

Oct. 13, 7 a.m. John Holmes 50K and 15 mile trail run, Brooksville. Call Jim Bodah at (813) 884-1621.

Oct. 20, 8 a.m. Keswick 5K,St. Petersburg. Call Jody at (813) 393-9100, ext. 606.

Oct. 20, 8 a.m. Red Ribbon Road Recovery 5K, downtownSt. Petersburg. Call 545-7564.

Oct. 20, 8 a.m. Spartan 5K,University of Tampa. Call (813) 253-6200.

Oct. 26, 7 p.m. Creaky Bones 5K and mile. St. Petersburg. Calltoll-free 1-800-850-8455 or visit www.arthritis.org.

Oct. 27, 8 a.m. Great Westchase 5K and mile, Tampa. Call (813) 926-0596.

Oct. 28, 8 a.m. Blue Moon half marathon and 5K. Dunedin. Call 736-8232.

Nov. 22, 7:30 a.m. Times Turkey Trot 5K, 10K and mile. Clearwater High School area, held by the West Florida Y Runners Club. Mile at 8:30 and 10K at 8:45. Further details or to register online, visit www.tampabay.com/turkeytrot.

Dec. 6. Gulf Beaches Halfathon, 13.1 miles from Madeira Beach to Largo's Taylor Park. Register at www.floridahalf.com or call347-4440.e_SClBSoccer

Team Florida

The 10-under travel team is looking for players. Contact Drew at 644-491 or teamfla10u@tampabay.rr.com

Southside Soccer

The under-8 girls teams are looking for players. Those interested can register online at www.southsidesoccer.net.

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 needs players. Call Frank Seidl at 776-5336 for information.

SYAA Hammers

The U-12 team needs players. Call Geoff McCarthy at 235-3434 for information.

Oldsmar Soccer Club

The league has begun online registration for its fall recreational soccer program. Go towww.oldsmarsoccer.org or call Teresa at (813) 504-7621.


Seniors League

Players are needed for a Tampa Bay area softball team for seniors 60 years and older. Call Wilfred Haun at (813) 689-4133.

Lady Shockers

The 18A Lady Shockers fastpitch team is seeking players. Contact Ed Walter at (727) 741-5512 or ewwalter1@verizon.net

Umpires needed

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

West Pinellas Krusherz

The 8-under, 10-under and12-under teams are looking for players. Call Ray at 641-3253 for information.

Tampa Mustangs

The 14-under fastpitch softball team is looking for players. Call coach Joe Bell at (813) 787-9401 or Manny Santos at (813) 244-1945 or e-mail lilmomustang13@tampabay.rr.com

USA team

The 14U USA girls fastpitch team is looking for two players. Please contact Mike Galinski (727) 556-3200 or mgalinski@americaii.com

Clearwater Lady Bombers

The 14-under team is looking for players. Those interested should call Matt Brown at 639-2068.

Team FLA

The 12-under team is looking for players. Call Drew Johnson at 644-4911 for information.

Northeast Little League

The league is offering online registration for fall softball. Go towww.northeastll.com.

St. PetersburgHalf Century Softball Club

The league, which plays at Northshore Park in St. Petersburg, is for ages 49-74. They meet every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9:15 a.m. Call Don Boot at344-1143 for Joe Hannah at394-8040 for information.

Suncoast Elite

The 16-under travel team is looking for players. Call coach Amanda Mitskevich at 709-4244 or e-mail mitskevicha@pcsb.org

St. Pete Hurricanes

The club will offer softball pitching classes each Monday evening at their softball complex (1940 71st Ave.). For information, call Thomas Carson at (727) 577-0441.


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.


Announcements should be mailed to Times Sports, P.O. Box 1121, St. Petersburg, FL 33731-1121.