Local sports calendar
TCB Hammerheads baseball tryouts — For spring/summer teams. Sat. Oct. 27 and Sun. Oct. 28 at The Baseball Academy in Middletown. Players should attend both sessions. Ages 12 and under, 8-9:30 a.m.; 13U and 14U, 9:30-11 a.m.; 15-18U, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Contact: Mark McGrath, (860) 912-3176.
CT Crush softball — Looking for players for 10U, 12U, 14U and 16U teams. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or (860) 908-6566.
Stealth softball — Looking for 12U pitcher. Contact: email@example.com
Connecticut Storm girls' tryouts — At NFA's Alumni Hall. Sunday, Oct. 14: Grades 9-11, 2-3 p.m.; Grades 5-6: 1-2 p.m. (auxiliary gym); Grades 7-8: 2-3 p.m. Contact: Jen Labrie, ctstorm.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, (860) 460-8368.
Great Neck CC Men's Invitational — Sunday, Oct. 21, 9:30 a.m. (shotgun shotgun start). Golfers may enter as an individual, twosome, threesome or foursome. Fee: $60 per player. Awards for individual gross and net, but players must have a valid handicap to be eligible for net prizes. Deadline for entry forms: Oct. 17, and the field is limited to 120 players. Contact: Kevin Shea, email@example.com, (860) 439-1524.
Halloween "Run for Your Life" 5K with 1K fun run/walk for kids — Sunday, Oct. 28, Great Neck Elementary School, Waterford. Registration begins at 7:45 followed by 1K at 8:30 and 5K at 9. Costs: $25 (pre-registration) and $30 (race day) for 5K; $10 (pre-registration) and $15 (race day) for 1K. Race to benefit The Auxiliary of L&M Hospital, Center for Hospice Care of Southeast CT, and Emerson Theater Collaborative. Contact: (860) 705-9711 or email: RunForYourLIfeRace@gmail.
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