Bangor Y Men’s League

The Bangor Y 2012-13 Men’s League begins with a round robin on Sunday, Nov. 25, games at Cohen Middle School, Sundays, 10 regular season games, at least two playoff games, $650 entry fee, registration due Nov. 21, for info contact Jodie Burckhard, Y rec director 941-2808 or Bob Cimbollek league director 356-6787

CM Travel Basketball

At Waterville, Alfond Youth Center, coaches informational meeting for Central Maine 7-8 Girls and Boys Travel league, Sunday, Nov. 11, 4 p.m., for info, contact league commissioner Cleveland Brown, 314-1876 or

Bangor basketball

The Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for its 2012-2013 Youth Basketball Program, for all children in grades 2-3 and 4-5 with separate boys and girls leagues, $35 for residents and $45 for nonresidents, to register go to or stop by the Bangor Parks and Rec. Center at 647 Main St., for info call 992-4490

Saturday, Nov. 3

At Gorham, University of Southern Maine men’s basketball team’s Huskies’ Shooting Clinic, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., open to boys grades 3-10, $45 preregistration, $50 on clinic day, for info, contact Karl Henrikson at

Sunday, Nov. 4

At Waterville, Colby College, 15th Maine Elite Girls Basketball Showcase, girls grades 9-12, $35 per player, college coaches will be in attendance, players must preregister, for info, contact Bill Libby, or 207-866-4124


Saturday, Nov. 10

At Orrington, first Muskrat Scramble, canoes and kayaks, 4.5 miles flat water on Sedgeunkedunk Stream, no entry fee, prizes, 1 p.m. registration, 2 p.m. race, for info, call 825-4577 or email


Sunday, Nov. 4

At Augusta, Cony High School, USATF-Maine Junior Olympic Cross Country Championship, 10:30 a.m., six age groups and open championship for those over age 19; top 30 and 3 clubs qualify for Region 1 Championship, New York, race-day registration for over 19, 9 a.m.; runners 18 and under register online at, race-day registration with birth certificate or driver’s licence, $7 entry fee, $15 USATF registration; meet info at, for info contact Ron Kelly email


Majestix tryouts

At Waterville, Alfond Youth Center, tryout dates for Majestix indoor field hockey teams: Nov. 3, U12 (8-10 a.m.), U14 (10 a.m.-noon); Nov. 4 and 7, U16 (7-9 p.m., 6-7:45 p.m.), Nov. 5 and 7, U19 (8-10 p.m., 8-9:45 p.m.); for info or to register, go to


Interval training

At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Recreation Center, 647 Main St., high-intensity interval training, Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., through Nov. 28; $45 for Bangor residents, $50 for nonresidents or $5 per class; contact or 992-4490.

Try Hockey for Free

At Brewer, Penobscot Ice Arena, Saturday, Nov. 3, 3-4 p.m., an opportunity for area youth to try hockey for free to see if they are interested in playing or just for something fun and different to do, preregister at or at the door, for info contact George Bishop 944-5965 or

Learn to Skate

At Brewer, Penobscot Ice Arena, Learn to Skate and Learn to Play hockey programs, on Saturdays, 16 weeks, $99 per skater, to register log onto and click on the registration link and follow the online instructions, all skaters also need to register with USA Hockey prior to registering with Brewer Youth Hockey, major credit card is needed register, birth certificates are required, for info, contact George Bishop 944-5965 or

At Bangor, the Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for its Learn to Skate Lessons for ages 4 and up, session I is Nov. 4-Dec. 16, session II is Jan. 6-Feb. 10, at Sawyer Arena on Sundays, go to or stop by the Bangor Parks and Rec. Center at 647 Main St. to see times and descriptions, for info, call 992-4490


Saturday, Nov. 3

At Bangor, Make a Footprint 5K and fun run/walk, fun run at 9 a.m., 5K at 9:45 a.m., course winds through residential neighborhoods and starts in front of First Baptist Church on Center Street, benefits Kenya Mission team for “Kupenda for the Children.”

Sunday, Nov. 4

At Penobscot Nation, Community Building, Indian Island, 4th Annual Ralph K. Thomas 8K Run, race-day registration 8-9:15 a.m., race starts 10 a.m., preregistration $12, $15 on race day, $10 and $12 for children up to age 10, proceeds to benefit Diabetes Prevention & Awareness, for info contact or 817-7358; or or 817-7301

Saturday, Nov. 10

At Orono, 2nd annual Veterans Day 5K, presented by University of Maine Army ROTC, late registration and number pickup 6-7:45 a.m., race start 8 a.m., shower and restroom facilities available, $10/person, make checks payable to Twentieth Maine Honor Society, proceeds go to The Wounded Warrior Project and The 20th Maine Society, mail entries to Army ROTC University of Maine, Room 114 Armory, Orono, ME 04469, for info phone MS Ferland at 270-581-1121, entries must be received in Army ROTC office no later than 4 p.m., Nov. 9


Rock Coast tryouts

At Northport, Rock Coast Rollers tryouts, Nov. 3-4 at gym in fitness center at Point Lookout, for women ages 18 and over, for info contact Quincy McCarthy 443-907-3307 or or visit


Grassroots registration

At Bangor, Seacoast United Blackbear accepting registrations for winter session of Grassroots

Soccer Program, ages 4-9, introductory program teaches soccer in fun and friendly environment, for more info visit or contact Ryan Pelletier at 922-1014 or by email at


Maine Juniors tryouts

At Portland, Maine Juniors tryouts on Nov. 9 for U15-U18 gold-level players and Nov. 11 for all other teams, registration is now open online at the Maine Juniors website:, the complete tryout schedule for all players is also available on the Maine Juniors website, high school girls volleyball players as well as those who attend schools without an official varsity volleyball program are invited to these tryouts.