Doris Miller Family YMCA is registering Youth Soccer ages 3-14 for boys and girls. The cost is members $25 and non-members $45 and youth on the School free or reduced lunch program the fee is $31.50 with documentation. The deadline to register is March 19. For more information call 254-752. Waco Family Youth Soccer is registering now thru March 12 for ages 3-15. For more information call 254-776-6612.

Doris Miller Family YMCA will host their Annual Holiday Hoops Youth Basketball Tournament Saturday December 16, 2017 for grades 3-4, 5-6 and 7-8 boy and girl teams. The cost is $125.00 a team for 3 games. Deadline is December 13, 2017. For information call YMCA at 254-752-1605 or Curtis at 254-747-5791.

The Buzz Lightning Academy, a local youth baseball travel-team program, will hold tryouts for the upcoming year on Dec. 2-4 at the team facility off 65th and Tennyson in Waco.

The Waco Baseball Umpire Chapter, a division of the Texas Association of Sports Officials, is seeking new umpires for the 2018 high school baseball and softball seasons.

A celebration banquet recognizing the Lake Air team that won the Little League Softball World Series this summer will be held at 7 p.m. Monday at the Texas Sports Hall of Fame.

Doris Miller Family YMCA NFL Play 60 Youth Flag Football league for ages 3-14 (boys and girls) deadline to signup is October 8, 2017. The cost is members $25 and non-members $45. For more information call 254-752-1605.

The Texas Legends Volleyball Club will be holding tryouts for the upcoming season on Sept. 24 at the Lorena High School gym.

It’s been said that it takes a village to raise a child. Stretching the analogy further, sometimes it takes a city to raise the necessary funds to send a history-making softball team halfway across the country.

With the sweltering sun high above the George W. Bush Little League Leadership Training Facility and the temperature rising to triple digits, Lake Air Little League took the field for its second game of the Southwest Regional Tournament Friday afternoon in Waco.

Seating was sparse at the George W. Bush Little League Leadership Training Facility. There just weren’t enough seats for the loyal Waco fans. The community showed up for its team — Lake Air Little League — in its opening contest of the Southwestern Regional.

As the Waco Junior Golf Association readies itself for the 30th Annual Waco City Junior Golf Championship on Tuesday and Wednesday at Cottonwood Creek and Twin Rivers, the field might be a little thinner than the past few seasons.

A softball tournament is slated for Saturday and Sunday in Gatesville to benefit the Coalition for Community Awareness, which funds scholarships for local youth.