Registration is open for the Maine Elite Lacrosse high school and youth fall programs. The programs will be held at Deering High School on Sundays from Sept. 4 through Oct. 30. The programs are open for boys and girls in grades 2-8 and for boys in grades 9-12. Boys and Girls Grade 2-8 Skills & Drills will be held at 4 p.m. Boys Grade 3-6, Boys Grade 7-8 and Girls Grade 7-8 will be held at 5 p.m. Boys Grade 9-12 will be held at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. For more information or to register visit

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The Portland Pirates will be holding auditions for the Sun Tan City Ice Girls Team on Sunday, August 28 at 1:30 p.m. at the MHG Ice Center, 15 Lund Road in Saco. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and previous dancing, cheerleading or theatre experience and training are preferred. The registration form can be found at For more information contact Ron Gaita of the Portland Pirates at 828-4665 ext. 327 or [email protected]

South Portland Parks and Recreation is offering a youth soccer league for boys and girls in grades 1-6. The fee is $60 per child and includes a team shirt, mouthpiece, shin guards and soccer ball. Fall Soccer Equipment and Information Pick-Up Day will be held Thursday, Sept. 1 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the South Portland Community Center. Registrations will be accepted on this day and will only be taken after this date if there is room on a team. The season kicks off on Saturday, Sept. 10 with a kick-off day to meet coaches and have a short practice. Practices will begin the week of Sept. 12 and will take place at Wainwright Farm Complex. For more information contact Sabrina Best at 767-7650.