Hitting lessons -- for fall and college baseball. Steve Krivonak's next program starts Aug. 7. Small groups to allow for individual attention. For details call (330) 533-7544.
BB Rooners -- of the Greater Akron Baseball Federation will hold tryout for next summers team and its fall program. Any boy interested 15-18 years old should call Rod Simmer at (724) 651-5817 for more information.
Austintown Fitch High -- Season tickets for previous season ticket holders will go on sale Aug. 12-15 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the South Circle Ticket Office. For those who have not purchased them in the past, season tickets will be sold Aug. 19-22 from 6-7:30 p.m. The price of each season ticket package is $30. Senior seasons may purchase a ticket for $24. For more information, call athletic director Dick Kenney at (330) 797-3900, ext. 1069.
West Geagua High -- located near Cleveland, needs an opponent for Week 2 in 2003 and 2004, with the first game preferably at West Geagua. Contact athletic director T.J. Rockwell at (440) 729-5960.
Quick Six 4 on 4 -- will hold a tournament Aug. 18 at West Elementary School fields. There will be two division for all ages. Champions will qualify for the nationals in Florida, January 2003. For more information call (330) 540-8541.
Uniontown Lake High School is seeking a 9th grade football game for Aug. 29. Interested schools may contact the athletic office at (330) 877-4288 daily.
Southeast High School will be selling athletic passes beginning Aug. 8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Adminstration Office or the Athletic Office. Passes are $75 for adults and $35 for students. The passes entitle the holder to admission to all home sporting events during the 2002-2003 school year.
Mahoning-Trumbull-Columbiana -- League needs one men's. two coed and three women's teams for coming fall season. For more information call (330) 530-2276, (330) 782-6707 or (330) 793-6582.
Southeast High School is seeking an assistant volleyball coach. Interested persons may contact Director of Students Services Felix Carmello at (330) 654-5841, ext. 239.
SATURDAY'S SPORTS TRANSACTIONS
ANAHEIM ANGELS--Signed CF Darin Erstad to a four-year contract extension through 2006.
FLORIDA MARLINS--Agreed to terms with SS Robert Andino.
DETROIT SHOCK--Activated G Edwina Brown from the injured list. Placed C Jill Chapman on the injured list.
National Football League
BALTIMORE RAVENS--Agreed to terms with S Ed Reed on a five-year contract.
National Hockey League
ANAHEIM MIGHTY DUCKS--Agreed to terms with C Matt Cullen on a two-year contract.
NEW YORK ISLANDERS--Signed D Brandon Smith and F Arron Asham.
PITTSBURGH PENGUINS--Signed LW Matt Murley.