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Soccer Tryout

Reston United 99 Blue, a U14 NCSL D5 team, is holding supplemental tryouts in August. Coach Kamal Ismail is a former professional player and has more than 20 years coaching experience. He currently coaches JV and varsity boys’ soccer at South Lake High School. The team has been in the NCSL since U9 and currently has players from Reston, Herndon, Ashburn and Chantilly. For more information, email Jay at birdintheyard@yahoo.com.

Arlington Native Wins Bronze Medals

Mary White of Arlington won bronze medals in the 100-meter and 200-meter dash competition, age 65-69 in the National Senior Games held July 19-Aug. 1 in Cleveland. White will also compete in the 2013 Northern Virginia Senior Olympics track events on Sept. 7 at the Thomas Jefferson Community Center. For more information, call 703-228-4721.

NVSO Registrations Due in August

Registrations for the 2013 Northern Virginia Senior Olympics to be held Sept. 7-19 are due Aug. 23 by mail or Aug. 30 online. There is no onsite registration.

More than 50 events will take place at 17 different venues throughout Northern Virginia. Registration fee is $12, which covers multiple events. Participants must be 50 years of age by Dec. 31 and live in a sponsoring jurisdiction.

Among the events offered are track, field, swimming, diving, tennis, table tennis, bowling, Wii bowling, eight ball pool, handball, racquetball, golf, miniature golf, badminton, pickleball, cribbage, scrabble, duplicate bridge, Mexican train dominoes, line dancing, yo-yo tricks and more. Information is available online at www.nvso.us or by calling 703-228-4721 or email, nvso1982@gmail.com.

Sponsoring jurisdictions are the cities of Alexandria, Fairfax and Falls Church and the counties of Arlington, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun and Prince William.