South Sports Roundup

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SMCC baseball earns a pair of splits

The Southern Maine Community College baseball teams split recent doubleheaders against New Hampshire Technical Institute (winning 13-8 and losing 5-1) and Navy Prep (losing 7-3, winning 5-4). The Seawolves are 5-4 on the year. The men’s soccer team was a 2-1 home loser to NHTI and is now 2-5-1. The women’s team also fell 2-1 at home to NHTI last weekend and is 0-4. Golf came in second at Sunday’s Pease Tournament in Portsmouth, N.H.

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

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.

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.

Scarborough offering fall cross country program

Scarborough Community Services is sponsoring a fall cross country program for boys and girls in grades 3 through 6. Practices will be held three times a week. Meets will be held on Wednesdays. The championship meet is Oct. 21. FMI, contact the Scarborough Community Services office.

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