Portland Sports Roundup
Maine Premier Lax offers fall league
Maine Premier Lacrosse will offer its high school fall league Sundays through Oct. 31 at Memorial Field at Deering High in Portland. Girls play from 6 to 7 p.m., boys from 7 to 9 p.m. The cost is $160, which includes team jerseys. FMI, 671-2421 or mainepremierlax.com.
Maine Elite Lacrosse offers league for youngsters
Maine Elite Lacrosse is hosting boys' and girls' grades 3-8 short-sided 4v4 format games on Sundays through Oct. 31 at Deering High's Memorial Field. The price is $180. FMI, maineelitelacrosse.com.
SMCC 2010 Hall of Fame class named
Southern Maine Community College will induct two new members into its Athletic Hall of Fame on Oct. 10. Patrick Shaw, men's soccer, Class of 2005, and the 1972 men's basketball team will be inducted. Shaw scored 57 goals and added 29 assists, which rank first in program history. He was a two-time USCAA All-American. The '72 men's basketball team went 30-3 and won a conference championship, setting a school record for victories. The team included Brian Cousins, Walter Dearborn, Richard Fecteau, Ron Landry, Dave Leavitt, Reggie Mains, Tom McGonagle, Bill Mershimer, Jim Stacy, Gary White and the late John Reed. John Dakin was the coach. The induction ceremony begins at 1 p.m. at the school's Culinary Arts Banquet Room. Tickets are $15. FMI, 741-5927 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
RipTide tryouts upcoming
U-14, U-16 and U-18 tryouts for the 2011 RipTide ASA softball season will be held Saturday and Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Greely Road Field in Cumberland. Registration fee is $300 for the five-tournament schedule.
Southern Maine Smashers tryouts
The Southern Maine Smashers ASA softball team is holding tryouts for U-14 and U-16 Saturday at McAuley High School in Portland. FMI, 632-3742.
Waynflete hosting cross country race
Waynflete School will host a boys' and girls' one-mile cross country race for kids 14-and-under, Saturday, Sept. 18, at the Fore River Fields. Girls start at 10 a.m. Boys race at 10:15 a.m. The fee is $15. FMI, call 774-5721.
Portland Porpoise registration
The Portland Porpoise Swim Club will hold assessments and registration for new swimmers Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at the Riverton Community Center in Portland, for school-aged children interested in competitive swimming. There will also be a high school prep program from Sept. 12 through Nov. 14, focusing primarily on stroke technique and drills, as well as general aerobic conditioning. FMI, email@example.com.