All Star Baseball Academy in Boardman -- is offering private instruction from former pro baseball player Jim Putko. For details, call (330) 726-9424.
BB Rooners -- is conducting tryouts for its fall and 2006 team for players ages 15-18. The team plays 70 games with trips to West Virginia, Tennessee, Penn State and Troy. For more information, contact Coach Rod Simmer at (724) 651-5817.
Triple Play Baseball-Softball Training Center -- has openings for personal pitching or hitting instruction Monday through Sunday by appointment only. For more information, call (724) 652-3210 or (724) 988-9440.
Buckeye Baseball -- will hold tryouts for 13-younger and 12-younger players on Aug. 5-6. Age cutoff date is April 30. For more information, contact Rick Yauger (13-younger) at (330) 847-7558 or Rick York (12-younger) at (330) 847-3636.
Cene Park in Struthers -- will hold fall and summer baseball tryouts at 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 7 and Aug. 14 for Youngstown Babe Ruth's Rizer Group (ages 14-15), Little b's Dave Sugar Excavating (ages 15-16) and Big B's Dave Sugar Excavating (ages 16-18). For details, call Terry Dobson at (330) 549-5620.
Penn State Behrend in Erie -- will be the site of a camp for players ages 11-16 from Aug. 8-12. For more information, contact Paul Benim at (814) 898-6322.
East Liverpool Youth Baseball League -- will run a fall league for players ages 9-14 beginning Aug. 20. For details, call (330) 386-4658.
Alliance -- will have fall leagues for players ages 9-14. Play will begin on Aug. 20 and continue each weekend through October, weather-permitting. For more information, call (330) 821-4414 before 5 p.m. or (330) 823-5578.
Sluggers on South Avenue in Poland -- will have an outdoor fall league for players ages 7-14 beginning the week of Sept. 12. For more information, contact John or Gary at (330) 549-7584.
Creekside in Boardman -- is where Andy Vlajkovich will run individual and small group basketball workouts this summer. For more information, call (330) 501-7863.
Shooting lessons -- are available from Dom Daltorio. For registration details, call (330) 542-0306.
Wilmington High in New Wilmington -- is where Pittsburgh Lady Galaxy AAU team is conducting clinics on Mondays and Thursdays through Aug. 11 from 7-8:30 p.m. A clinic also is scheduled Aug. 13 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Fee is $50. For more information, call (724) 964-1062.
Pittsburgh Lady Galaxy -- will hold a tryout from 9-11:30 a.m. on Aug. 13 for girls born in 1992 or 1993 interested in playing AAU next spring. For details, call (724) 964-1062.
United High School -- is seeking a freshman football coach. A teaching opening for math is available. Anyone interested should call John Ault at (330) 332-4520 or Jeff Sharkey at (330) 823-5114.
Bristol High School -- seeks a head boys varsity basketball coach for the 2005-06 season. Those interested should send resumes to Dr. Marty Santillo, Bristol High School, P.O. Box 260, Bristolville, OH, 44402. Deadline is Aug. 15. Previous head coaching experience is preferred. No teaching positions are available.
Hubbard High School -- is seeking a cross country coach. Those interested should contact athletic director Jim Vivo at (330) 534-6256 by Aug. 8.
Poland High School -- is seeking a swim coach. Those interested should call (330) 757-7021.
Poland Middle School -- is where the high school and middle school cross country participants will meet Aug. 8 at 6 p.m.
Boardman Spartan Invitational -- has openings for the Sept. 17 event. To enter, call the Boardman High Athletic Department at (330) 726-3423 or email Jim Fox at firstname.lastname@example.org.