The Central New Jersey chapter of the New Jersey Football Officials Association is seeking candidates who are interested in becoming certified high school officials in New Jersey. Candidates must be 18 years old and residents of New Jersey. Classes will be held at Piscataway High School beginning the first Thursday after Labor Day. Cadets must be able to work Monday sub-varsity games and Friday freshman games, and will also work as part of chain crews at varsity games on Friday nights and at Saturday afternoon games. Deadline for entry is March 11. Cadets who are interested can write to Red Losiewicz at 82 Janice Drive, Spotswood 08884, or call (732) 251-0369. The Central Jersey Hawks U10 basketball team is looking for serious, dedicated players and will be holding tryouts in January. E-mail [email protected], or call (732) 886-5676 with any questions. Competing for the first time since Dec. 7, the Rutgers wrestling team competed at the Wilkes Open in Wilkes, Ill., on Dec. 28. At 285, senior Frank Sabatino, of Hazlet, gave RU its fourth first-place finish by winning all three of his matches. After advancing by medical forfeit, Sabatino defeated Brian Meilnick of Millersville, 3-2, in the semifinals and Millersville’s Mike Davidowic, 3-1, in the finals. Sabatino finished seventh last season. He is currently ranked fifth at 285 pounds in the latest EIWA poll. The Bayshore Bulldogs boys’ 12U team is seeking two players to commit to a nationally successful AAU program for the upcoming season. All sixth-graders are eligible. Call (732) 957-8259 or e-mail [email protected] for more information. The Aberdeen-Matawan Girls’ Softball League will be holding its annual softball registration for ages 5-17 during the month of January. Registration will be held at Aberdeen Town Hall on Jan. 15 and 22, 6-8 p.m. Registration will also be held on Jan. 18 and 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Any first-time player must submit a copy of her birth certificate. The St. Mary’s Athletic Association will be holding registration for its spring soccer program on Jan. 25 from 9 a.m. to noon at the grade school. The program is open to all children ages 4-16. The cost is $60 for one child, and $100 for two or more from the same family. The school is located at 538 Church St. in the New Monmouth section of Middletown. For more information, call (732) 671-7179.