St. Joseph’s girls’ softball and boys’ baseball (for girls ages 5-18 and boys ages 5-12) will have final registrations Feb. 16 and 23, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in the St. Joe’s School lobby, Keyport. Register early, as there are limited spots available. Call (732) 739-4503 for more information, or visit the league’s Web site at www.leaguelineup.com/sjgs. The Hazlet Youth Athletic League will be sponsoring its Ninth Annual Basketball Tournament from Feb. 22 to March 11. Entrance fee is $275, which entitles teams to a three-game minimum. Age groups are as follows: boys 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13; girls 9U, 11U and 13U. Birthday cutoff to determine eligibility is July 31, 2001. For more information, call (732) 264-3060 ext. 6. Applications can be obtained at www.hyal.org. The St. Catherine Athletic Association will be holding sign-ups for its spring recreational basketball league. The league will have a boys’ and girls’ division and will be open to children from third through eighth grades. The association will also be featuring its first girls’ high school recreational league. The sign-ups will be held Saturdays mornings from 10 a.m. to noon, and Wednesday nights from 6-8 p.m. at the St. Catherine gym on Shore Acres Drive (off Bray Avenue) in Middletown through Feb. 13. Any questions, call Steve at (732) 787-9589 or Jim at (732) 495 4758. Middletown Babe Ruth Baseball/Softball League will be accepting registrations for its 2002 spring baseball/softball season on Feb. 16 from 9 a.m. to noon and Feb. 26 from 6-8:30 p.m. at the Middletown Library (New Monmouth Road). Registrations will also be taken at the Middletown Babe Ruth Clubhouse (McMahon Park) on Feb. 23 from 9 a.m. to noon. The leagues are for ages 5-16. For more information, contact Al Auerbach at (732) 495-6608. The Central Jersey Chapter of the New Jersey Football Officials Association (NJFOA) is seeking candidates to become certified high school football officials in New Jersey. Candidates must be 18 years old, residents of New Jersey, and must be able to work Monday afternoons (subvarsity games) and Friday afternoons (freshman games), in addition to Friday nights and Saturday mornings (varsity games). Candidates also must be available to work as part of the chain crew on Saturday afternoons. Deadline is March 28. For more information, call (732) 251-0360. The Jersey Nightmare, a Central Jersey-based girls’ fastpitch softball organization, is looking to complete the roster of its 2002 12U (born 1989 or later) team. The program is looking for a pitcher and position player. Indoor winter practices and clinics are under way. For more information, call Jacko Ballo at (732) 446-5900 (day), or (732) 786-0638 (evenings). The Nightmare Web site is www.eteamz.com/jn.