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On Deck, a sports calendar for May 17


Brewer Legion tryouts

At Brewer, Brewer Falcons American Legion tryouts, noon, May 20, all players from Brewer, Bucksport, GSA, MDI, Ellsworth, Sumner, Deer Isle, Narraguagus are eligible to try out; players must be born on or after Jan. 1, 1993; any questions please contact head coach Chris Morris 207-745-1601 or email brewerbaseball@gmail.com

LL World Series trip

At Millinocket, Millinocket Little League organizing bus trip to 2012 Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa., four-day, three-night trip Aug. 16-19, opening weekend of LLWS, two days at LLWS and a stop at National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., on return trip; cost per person, based on hotel room occupancy: single $805, double $500, triple $395, quadruple $345, quintuple $315, includes roundtrip motorcoach, three nights hotel, transportation to and from stadium and admission to the Hall of Fame; LLWS games admission is free; contact Brian Brown at 731-8053 or katahdinsports@aol.com


UMaine summer camps

At Orono, UMaine Boys Basketball Summer Camps, Day Camp, June 18-21, ages 8-14, $185; Overnight Camp, June 24-28, ages 10-17, $395, commuter option $335, for info, visit goblackbears.com, or call 581-1094, or email:kohtala@umit.maine.edu

Orono Basketball School

At Orono, June 18-22, for girls grades 3-9, session one for grades 3-6, 8-11 a.m.; session two for grades 6-9 noon-3:30 p.m.; June 25-29, for boys grades 3-9, session three for grades 3-6, 8-11 a.m.; session for grades 6-9 noon-3:30 p.m., for info, contact Tim Pearson (843-0235) or Orono Rec. (866-5065).

County Basketball Shootout

At Fort Fairfield, 8th Annual Girls County Basketball Shootout, July 6-7, limited to first 16 high school girls teams (Classes C-D only), minimum of four games, $150 entry fee, contact Larry Gardner 472-3271, lgardner@msad20.org

Tiger Basketball Camp

At Fort Fairfield, Tiger Basketball Camp, June 18-22 for boys, June 25-29 for boys, grades 1-8, limited to first 150 applicants, held at Fort Fairfield High School, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., fee of $110 for instruction, meals, awards, T-shirt, family barbecue awards night, contact Larry Gardner 472-3271, lgardner@msad20.org

UMaine girls camps

At Orono, UMaine women’s basketball accepting applications for its three summer camps, Elite Camp for high school players, Team Camp for high school and AAU teams, Youth Camp for ages 9-19, contact assistant coach Amy Vachon for dates, fees and more info, amy.vachon@umit.maine.edu or 581-3094


Women’s league, clinic

At Holden, Traditions Golf Club Women’s Nine Hole League starts 9 a.m., May 22, league is held weekly and is open to public; Traditions’ Instructional Clinics for Women start May 30, will be held weekly 6-7 p.m., call 989-9909

Monday, May 28

At Lucerne, Monday Night Skins tournaments at Lucerne Golf Club, start May 28 at 5 p.m., for more info, call the pro shop at 843-6282.

Group golf lessons

At Winterport, signup for group golf lessons at Sonny’s Par 3 and Driving Range starting May 12, four sessions, 8-9:30 a.m., $60 for Winterport residents, $75 for nonresidents, call 223-5242 or visit Sonnysrange.com

Memorial Day Scramble

At Fort Fairfield, Aroostook Valley Country Club, 15th Annual Memorial Day Golf Scramble, May 26, four-person scramble, noon start, registration 11-11:45 a.m., 40-team limit, $50 entry fee, more than $5,000 in prizes, chance to win 2012 Ford Focus, contact Larry Gardner 472-3271, lgardner@msad20.org

Golf ‘Fore’ Women

At Brewer, Brewer Parks and Rec. Department’s Golf “Fore”Women, begins May 10, four sessions, held each Thursday at Pine Hill Golf Club, 5:30-6:30 p.m., group lessons designed for players at all levels, registration accepted on first-paid, first-served basis, $55 Brewer residents, $65 nonresidents, contact Brewer Parks and Rec. 989-5199.

Tuesday, May 22

At Bar Harbor, 19th David R. Harding Memorial Golf Tournament, at Kebo Valley Golf Club, 11:30 a.m. shotgun start, scramble format, hosted by Bar Harbor Bank and Trust, to benefit James C. MacLeod Scholarship Fund at MDI High School, $85 per person, includes golf, cart, evening barbecue; prizes include gross and net for top teams, top net ladies team and top net mixed team; rain date May 29, to register call Cathy Planchart 667-0660, ext. 4655, or go to BHBT.com

Saturday, June 23

At Hermon, 16th Bangor Knights of Columbus Benefit Golf Tournament, 7 a.m. start, at Hermon Meadow Golf Club, money raised will help support seminarians and novices of the Diocese of Portland, contact Larry Willey at 262-6222 or visit www.bangorknightsofcolumbus.org.


Sunday, May 20

At Lee Academy, Patty’s Race, 11 a.m. registration, 1 p.m. start, 3.15 miles, race benefits the Patricia Lynn Corbin Memorial Scholarship Fund, for info, contact corbin@fairpiont.net or 207-738-4354


Brewer adult softball

At Brewer, Brewer Parks and Rec. Dept. is accepting registrations for its Adult Co-ed Slow-pitch Softball League, league play begins May 29, league limited to 14 teams divided into two divisions, registration by teams on a first paid-first entered basis, $400 entry fee, $25 for each nonresident, for info contact Parks and Rec. 989-5199

Tourney set June 9

At Bangor, Union Street fields, men’s slowpitch, USSSA E, $250, contact Matt at


Orono Co-ed League

At Orono, Orono Parks and Recreation Department accepting registrations for its adult co-ed softball league, 10-game schedule starts June 13, concludes with league championship June 27, $300 registration fee, contact Orono Parks and Rec 866-5065 or oronorec@orono.org

Sunday, May 20

At Ellsworth, DeMeyer fields, one-pitch double elimination tourney, $150 per team, call Amy Boles for a registration form (667-9729), must have a minimum of two girls to play, first teams to pay are in as there will only be a limited number of teams in the tourney, tourney benefits the Hancock County Technical Center’s SkillsUSA students in a national competition

Summer players needed

A local softball league is looking for players to fill spots on men’s league and coed league summer teams for 2012. For more information, contact Jack, Teddy or Lindsey at 478-7290

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