Portland Sports Roundup

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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 drummr@portlandschools.org.

Maine RipTide softball team holding tryouts

The Maine RipTide premier softball team is holding tryouts for the 2010 season Sunday at the Greely Road Field in Cumberland. FMI, 829-5841, 829-6861, or eteamz.com/mainepride.

Southern Maine Premier soccer holding tryouts

The Southern Maine Premier soccer program is holding tryouts for its U-17 girls’ 2010 spring team Sunday at 3 p.m. at Windham Christian Academy. FMI, 232-9384.

USM offering baseball clinic

The University of Southern Maine baseball staff will hold a first annual advanced baseball clinic Sunday, Oct. 4 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The clinic is for high school aged players who have aspirations of playing in college. The cost is $75. FMI, 780-5474.

SMCC announces Hall of Fame class

Southern Maine Community College will induct John Coyne and Craig Dagen into its 2009 Athletics Hall of Fame during a banquet Sunday, Oct. 11 at 1 p.m. at the HUB Athletics Center. Coyne was a point guard for the 1995 and 1996 men’s basketball teams which made back-to-back trips to the NSCAA tournament. Dagen played men’s basketball and baseball. He’s fifth all-time in men’s basketball scoring (with 1,078 points). Tickets are $20. FMI, 741-5927 or mrichards@smccme.edu.

Sailing regatta/fundraiser upcoming

SailMaine is hosting its second annual Leafer’s Last Leg regatta/SailMaine Soiree silent auction fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 17. Dozens of local high school sailors and seasoned sailing veterans will square off on courses outside Portland Harbor. The Soiree follows to raise funds in support of a wide range of community sailing programs. FMI, 650-7878 or sarah@sailmaine.org.