Portland Sports Roundup
Royal River Striper tournament upcoming
The Royal River Striper fishing tournament, the largest striper tournament in the state, will be held Saturday and Sunday in Yarmouth. There will be a captain's dinner Friday at the Royal River Grill House in Yarmouth. FMI, 846-9050 or royalriverstriper.com.
Portland High coaching opening
Portland High School is seeking a girls' varsity ice hockey coach for the 2009-10 season. FMI, Rich Drummond 874-8257 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Casco Bay Sports offering fall coed activities
Casco Bay Sports is offering fall sports leagues in Portland. Sunday 11 v. 11 soccer begins Sept. 13. Sunday flag football starts Sept. 13. A Sunday Frostbite softball league begins Sept. 13. Tuesday evening basketball starts Sept. 15. Thursday night basketball begins Sept. 17. Tuesday dodgeball starts Sept. 22. Thursday dodgeball begins Sept. 24. FMI, cascobaysports.com.
Elite youth lacrosse league, goalie clinic starting up
Maine Elite Lacrosse is offering a 4v4 league for 7th and 8th grade boys on Sundays from 5 to 6 p.m., Sept. 6 through Oct. 25 at Deering High. This league allows more skilled players to go head-to-head in a competitive format. The cost is $150 per player. There will also be an eight-week goalie clinic for grades 2 through 8 on Sundays beginning Sept. 6 from 4 to 5 p.m. at Deering High. The price is $120. FMI, MaineEliteLacrosse.com.
Fall Ball Lacrosse starting up
The Maine Premier Fall Ball Lacrosse league, sponsored by Reebok Lacrosse and LaxPros will begin Sunday at Memorial Field at Deering High. Games will be held every Sunday evening through Oct. 25. The cost is $135. FMI, 671-2421 or mainepremierlax.com.
College eligibility seminar upcoming
Jen Allen and Linda Freeman will host an eligibility seminar for prospective college athletes Sept. 17 at 6:30 p.m., at The Study Hall, 27 Gorham Road in Scarborough. The cost is $20 for pre-registration and $25 at the door. FMI, email@example.com.
SMCC introduces athletic club
Southern Maine Community College is starting an Athletic Club for alumni and friends of the athletic program. FMI, smccme.edu/athletics.
SMCC accepting Hall of Fame nominations
Southern Maine Community College is currently accepting nominations for its annual Athletics Hall of Fame class. Nominations can be received from the community for a former student-athlete, administrator/coach or friend/supporter. FMI, 741-5927, firstname.lastname@example.org, or smccme.edu/athletics/special-events/hall-of-fame/
Southern Maine Flame tryouts upcoming
Maine RipTide softball team holding tryouts
The Maine RipTide premier softball team is holding tryouts for the 2010 season Sundays Sept. 20 and 27 at the Greely Road Field in Cumberland. FMI, 829-5841, 829-6861, or eteamz.com/mainepride.