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Published February 24. 2013 4:00AM

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL

Montville Babe Ruth registration - Tuesday, Feb. 26 (6-7 p.m.), Montville American Legion. For ages 13-15 and possibly 16-18. Contact: Marc McGrath, (860) 912-3176 or gooster12@aol.com.

Groton Babe Ruth registration - Feb. 27 and March 6 (6-7 p.m.), Groton Municipal Building. For ages 13-15. Contact: Chris Blake (989) 330-6851 or Bob Gironimi (860) 235-3556.

New London Babe Ruth registration - Wednesday, Feb. 27 (6-7:30 p.m.), Martin Center. Cost: Spring season, $40, regular season, $100. New players must bring original birth certificate and proof of New London residency. Contact: Anna at (860) 443-7553.

East Lyme Little League Baseball/Softball registration - Online for all levels at www.ellittleleague.org or http://www.eteamz.com/eastlymelittleleague/ For East Lyme and Niantic residents only. Contact: Spencer Beers at sbeers24@sbcglobal.net (for baseball) or Jay Venditti at jvvenditti@gmail.com (softball).

Waterford North Little League registration - Saturday, March 2 (9 a.m.-noon), Quaker Hill School cafeteria. For boys and girls ages 4-12. Final registration (with late fee) is Thursday, March 7 (5-7 p.m.), Clark Lane cafeteria. New players must bring birth certificate and proof of residency.

Pawcatuck Little League and Babe Ruth registration - Sunday, March 3 (noon-3 p.m.), Pawcatuck Middle School cafeteria. For boys ages 5-15 as of April 30 and girls ages 5-16 as of Jan. 1. Players must bring birth certificates and proof of residency. Contact: (860) 445-8911.

Softball conditioning, hitting camp - Sessions available through March 7 at G's Fitness in Waterford. For ages 10-17. Contact: www.gsfitnessct.com or (860) 501-3257.

Coast Guard Academy Spring Training Baseball Camp - Four sessions between March 8-16. For ages 9-18. Cost: $85 per camper, $150 two family members and $200 for three. For times and dates, contact: Bob Bono at robert.bono@uscga.edu or (860) 444-8588.

New London Junior American Legion baseball - Looking for players ages 14-17 from New London, Groton or Mystic. Contact: Hank Bolduc at hduck1723@gmail.com or (860) 536-1435.

BASKETBALL

Prof Gallitto Boys' Basketball Invitational - March 1-3 in Middletown. Looking for teams in grades 4-9. Contact: Richard Geltzer at (860) 257-3517.

Connecticut Elite AAU basketball tryouts - Sunday, Feb. 24, Kramer School in Willimantic, 12:30-2 p.m. (grades 3-4-5) and 2-4 p.m. (grades 6-7-8). For boys and girls. Tryout fee: $40. Contact: connecticutelitebasketball@hotmail.com.

Connecticut Elite AAU basketball tryouts - March 16-17, Windham H.S., and March 23-24, Kramer School in Willimantic. For boys and girls in grades 8-12. Times: 1-2:30 p.m. (grades 8-9-10), 2:30-4 p.m. (grades 11-12). Tryout fee: $40. Contact: connecticutelitebasketball@hotmail.com.

Connecticut Storm - Looking for players for spring program, which begins March 18. Contact: www.ctstorm.com/springclinic.htm., Steve (860) 705-2216 or Jen (860) 460-8368.

CT Breakers AAU basketball - Limited spots for boys in grades 5-11 for spring/summer. An affiliate of the Rhode Island Breakers. Contact: dvitale@ribreakers.com or call (860) 428-4768.

LACROSSE

Montville Lacrosse League registration - March 9, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; March 16, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., all at Fair Oaks library. General meetings (7-8 p.m., Fair Oaks library) will be held on the following dates: March 18, April 15, May 20, June 17. Contact: Kristin Ventresca, (860) 460-2970 or montvillectlax@gmail.com

SOCCER

Soccer Champions Coaches' Clinic - Feb. 28-March 2, Mohegan Sun Convention Center. Clinicians include UConn men's coach Ray Reid, former U.S. women's coach Tony DiCicco, former U.S. Olympian and FIFA Player of the Century Michelle Akers and many others. Cost: $169 (by Feb. 21), $190 at door. Visit www.SoccerChampionsClinic.com or call (860) 674-1500.

Norwich PAL girls' soccer registration - For ages 9-13 (as of April 30). Applications can be downloaded at http://www.norwichpal.org and completed forms should be returned to PAL, P.O. Box 206, Norwich, CT o6360. Players do not need to be Norwich residents to participate. Juniors (ages 9-10) and Seniors (11-13) are the leagues and skill assessments are Sunday, March 10 at Norwich Free Academy gymnasium, 1 p.m. Contact, (860) 889-1958.

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