Sports Briefs 07-28-13

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Girls soccer tryouts begin Aug. 12

Los Alamos High School’s girls soccer program will start its tryouts for the fall 2013 season Aug. 12.
Tryouts are open to any girl entering grades 8-12.
Players should meet Aug. 12 at Sullivan Field at 7 a.m. and have all necessary paperwork ready. Tryouts will be conducted at Sullivan Field and the Pueblo Complex.
All interested players must have soccer shoes, shin guards and bring their own water to each session.
More information can be obtained by calling Jiri Kubicek at 662-4865.

Fundraising run will benefit the NMAA Foundation

The 2013 New Mexico Activities Association Foundation’s Fun Run is scheduled for Aug. 10 in Albuquerque.
The Fun Run, which will include a 5K run/walk and 1K kids fun run, will benefit the NMAA Foundation’s scholarship program.
The event will be at the Albuquerque Academy campus starting at 8 a.m.
Price for participation is $20 for the 5K, $12 for the 1K. Registration information can be found online at nmact.org.

Youth soccer referee clinics will be held in Albuquerque

Three upcoming soccer referee clinics are being offered in Albuquerque for those interested in officiating locally.
Los Alamos Youth Soccer League requires Game 9 certification, which is being offered at these clinics. Clinics will not be held in Los Alamos this year but the Albuquerque clinics are scheduled for Aug. 4 and Sept. 1.
To register, interested participants can visit nmsra.ezregister.com on the Internet.
There will also be a 2014 recertification clinic scheduled for Aug. 10-11 for existing referees. Those with questions can contact local LAYSL official Amy Regan at 672-3623 or laysl.ref.coordinator @ gmail.com.

Baseball tryouts will be in Albuquerque

The Albuquerque Baseball Academy will host its Fall Tryout Showcase Aug. 10-11.
The event is open for all high school baseball players. Freshmen and sophomores will have tryouts Aug. 10 and juniors and seniors Aug. 11.
Information on the tryouts is available by visiting ababaseball (dot) com or by calling Ryan Brewer at 505-730-6979.