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For the record

By Times Wires
Published January 9, 2008


Baseball & Softball

Hitting Academy AAU

The baseball team is looking for players for its 11-year-old teams. For tryout information, call 723-2255.

Clearwater Little League

Registration for the 2008 spring baseball and softball seasons will be held Friday and Jan. 18 from 6:30-9 p.m., and Saturday and Jan. 18 from 9 a.m.-noon at the Sid Lickton Complex on Saturn Ave. The league is also in need of umpires, coaches, volunteers and certain board positions. For information, call 447-2720.

Largo Little League

The league will hold registration for the spring baseball and softball season Thursday from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and Saturday from 3-6 p.m. at the second floor concession stand on Lake Avenue. The league is also seeking umpires and coaches. For information, call 584-5505.

Northeast Little League

Online registration is available for softball, baseball and T-ball through Jan. 27. The Web site is


The under-14 baseball AAU team is looking for players. Call Mario Monda 504-6462 for information.

Meadowlawn Little League

Registration for T-ball (4-6) and baseball (7-18) will be held today from 6-9 p.m. and Saturday from noon-2 p.m. at the complex (1901 71st Avenue N., behind Lynch Elementary School). For information, call 804-7055.

Fossil Park

Registration is Tuesdays-Fridays from 6-8 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m.-noon through Jan. 17 for baseball. Go to or call 525-6166 for information.

Clearwater Lady Bombers

The 12-under team is looking for players. Call Ben DAzzo at 480-8011.

[Last modified January 8, 2008, 23:18:36]

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