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BASEBALL: The Niagara Junior Power 17U will hold tryouts for the 2014 season on Aug. 18 and 25 at 4 p.m. at Fairmount Park Diamond No. 5, Wheatfield. Go to www.niagarajuniorpower.com or call 609-2375. … Team New Era tryouts for its summer 2014 elite travel boys team ages 10-17 will start Monday until Aug. 21. For more information, dates and locations or to register, go to www.teamnewerabaseball.com or call 681-3001. … Mathewson McCarthy 12U tryouts will be held Aug. 20, 5:30 p.m., at the MMB fields on Wehrle Drive across from ECC North. Call 984-6826. … The Northtown Nationals Travel program is holding tryouts for the 2014 season from Monday through Aug. 16 for their Cooperstown 12U team & for ages 13U, 14U, 15U. For information on times and to register, visit www.northtownnationals.com.

HOCKEY: The West Seneca Wings Girls/Womens Senior B team has a few open roster spots. Call 583-0941. … Steal the Show Hockey, a camp for girls and boys ages 8-16, has openings for its overspeed/stickhandling and defensemen-only camps on Aug. 19-23 at Dwyer Arena, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Cost is $249. Visit www.stealtheshowhockey.com or call 553-7695.

LACROSSE: Registration for Buffalo Youth Lacrosse fall and winter clinics for boys ages 7-14 starts Sept 7. Financial aid available. The programs are designed to develop skills and strategy in game situations. Visit www.buffaloyouthlacrosse.com or call 939-9031.

SOFTBALL: Evans Force will hold tryouts for travel teams in all divisions on Aug. 15, 17 and 20 at the EYB Complex, Bennett Road. Call 860-1258. … The Grand Island Vipers will hold tryouts for their 14U team at 6 p.m. Aug. 19 at Veterans Park, Grand Island, Diamonds 9 and 10. Contact David at dmingoia@roadrunner.com or 696-2402. … The WNY Sting fastpitch tryouts for the 2014 season are as follows – 10U: Aug. 15, 6 p.m. and Aug. 17, 10 a.m.; 12U: Aug. 13, 6 p.m. and Aug. 18, 10 a.m.; 14U: Aug. 12, 6 p.m and Aug. 17, 2 p.m.; 16U: Aug. 14, 6 p.m., Aug. 16, 6 p.m. and Aug. 17, 10 a.m. All tryouts are at Depew Fireman’s Park on Gould Ave. Go to www.wny-sting.com for pre-registration. Contact Todd at 860-5438 or t.rieman@verizon.net. … The Orchard Park Starz 18U travel team tryouts will be Aug. 17 at 11 a.m. and Aug. 22 at 6 p.m. at Orchard Park High School. Contact Scott.Mac1@verizon.net.

TENNIS: Miller Tennis Center will host the Annual Slum Dog Tournament on Labor Day weekend (Aug. 30 to Sept. 2) for all levels and divisions. For information, visit www.millertenniscenter.com or call 632–8600.

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