The first day of the fall sports preseason at Freeport High School is Monday, Aug. 15. Football meets from 8-10:30 a.m. and 4-6:30 p.m. at the Pownal Road Recreation Field. Equipment and pads will be issued the night before at 6 p.m. Boys’ soccer meets from 8-11 a.m. Girls’ soccer goes from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Field hockey meets from 8-11 a.m. Cross country goes from 5-6:30 p.m. and meets on the front lawn of the high school. Golf convenes at 3:30 p.m. at Toddy Brook. Cheering goes from 9-10:30 a.m., on the front lawn.
RSU5 has several coaching openings for the 2011-12 school year. Freeport High School is seeking coaches for first team boys’ soccer, girls’ junior varsity soccer, girls’ first team soccer, boys’ varsity, junior varsity and first team basketball, varsity Nordic and assistant Nordic skiing. At Freeport Middle School, there are openings for 8th grade boys’ soccer, 7th grade field hockey, Alpine skiing and winter cheering coaches. Durham Middle School is seeking boys’ B basketball, boys’ C basketball and Nordic ski coaches. FMI, email@example.com.
North Yarmouth Academy is seeking a girls’ varsity hockey and a middle school girls’ hockey coach for the 2011-12 season. FMI, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yarmouth High School has coaching openings for varsity girls’ basketball and outdoor track. Harrison Middle School is seeking a football coach. FMI, email@example.com.
The Western Maine Board of Approved Soccer Officials is seeking officials. New officials training clinics will be held Sunday and Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m., beginning Aug. 7, at the Gorham Municipal Complex. FMI, wmbaso.org.
The Greely High field hockey program invited former players to take part in an alumni game Aug. 16 at 6:30 p.m. FMI, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Showcase League, a wooden bat fall baseball league for high school level prospective college athletes, will be holding a tryout at Hadlock Field in Portland Sunday at 10 a.m. Play against the top talent in Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Vermont. FMI, email@example.com or showcaseleague.com.
The Yarmouth High cross country team is holding training camp Aug. 19-21 in Wayne. All new and returning runners are invited to attend. More information will be available at code night on Monday Aug 15. FMI, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Old Port Hoopla 3-on-3 basketball tournament will be held Aug. 20-21 on Union Wharf in Portland. There will be men’s, women’s and high school divisions. FMI, oldporthoopla.com.