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• Tryouts: Blue Springs Storm competitive baseball team looking for players who played 8U this spring to play 9U fall ball in 2013/spring 2014 season. Team will play 9U in fall and 10U in spring as well as 2 or 3 tournaments per month in spring. Team has several coaches with several years experience coaching high levels of competitive baseball. Team practices throughout the year and works around other fall/winter sports as needed and includes free one-on-one sessions with players. Contact head coach Zack Driskell at or 816-812-0376 if interested in trying out.

• Tryouts: 12U AA Wolverines seeking coachable athletes who can play multiple positions, have sound fundamentals and hustle. Must also have good attitude and strong desire to play and progress in the game of baseball. All positions are open for competition. This will be evaluated at each practice and game. Playing time will be earned,not given. Pitching, catching, middle infielder and strong hitters are a plus. Also need a strong outfielder who can also pitch and play middle infield. Team will have ongoing tryouts until it can build a solid 2013 spring/summer roster to finish out 11U season. Team will play in 6-8 more tournaments and will also play in the 2014 fall season at the12U level. Contact Coach Floyd for tryout or more information at 816-984-9069 or

• Tryouts: Millhouse Baseball seeking players for its competitive teams. 9U team needs three players; 12AA and 12AAA teams need one player; 16-18U needs two pitchers. For more information, send email to


• Harrisonville Hardwood Basketball Tournament, Nov. 2-3, in Harrisonville and Archie, Mo. Cost is $135 per team. Register, enter roster and pay at or by contacting or calling 816-916-9565.

• Valentine’s Day Basketball Classic, Feb. 15-16, 2014, in Harrisonville and Archie, Mo. Cost is $135 per team. Register, enter roster and pay at or by contacting or calling 816-916-9565.


• SportsCity Spring Fall Men’s 5v5 Flag Football League starts Oct. 6 at SportsCity in Blue Springs. Deadline to register is Sunday, Sept. 29. Call 816-229-1314 for more information or visit then click up on Sports-select sport-leagues.


• Missouri Mule Soccer Tournament, Oct. 25-27, at Hidden Valley Park Soccer Complex in Blue Springs. Deadline to register is Sept. 30. The tournament will be hosted by the Summit Soccer Club. For more information, contact Tim Maret at or visit