The Gahanna travel boys basketball program is conducting tryouts for fourth-, fifth- and sixth-graders.

The Gahanna travel boys basketball program is conducting tryouts for fourth-, fifth- and sixth-graders.

The tryouts will be 3-5 p.m. Oct. 24 and 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 25 at Lincoln High School. For more information, call coach Tim Martin at (614) 832-5932.

The 12th-annual Columbus Fall Classic rowing regatta will be Saturday on the Hoover Reservoir.

More than 1,000 high school, college and adult athletes from Ohio and surrounding states are expected to participate in the event.

The one-, two-, four- and eight-person rowing teams will race on a 5,000-meter course. A master-level race will raise money for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure foundation.

Races begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at approximately 4:30 p.m. Visitors can park at Hoover's upper and lower dam parking lots, off of Sunbury Road at Smoke Burr, or in overflow parking at the Windsor Bay Shopping Center on County Line Road. Two shuttles will be running all day from the parking lots.

Admission, parking and shuttle service are free.

The Ohio Athletic Committee will be host to the 2010 Youth Football State Championships on Nov. 6-7 in Sandusky.

The tournament is limited to 32 teams split into three 12-and-under divisions and one division for 10-and-under.

For more information, visit www.football.ohioathletics.com or call (419) 357-3617.

The District 10 Basketball Coaches Association fall clinic will be held 6 p.m. Oct. 12 at Bexley High School.

Guest speakers are Ashland University women's coach Sue Ramsey and Toledo men's coach Tod Kowalczyk. All area coaches are invited to attend.

The Ohio Wesleyan University softball coaches and players are holding a hitting and bunting softball clinic from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 13. The clinic will focus on developing all areas of fundamentals and is open to girls in grades 5-12.

Availability is limited, so early registration is encouraged.

For more information, visit bishops.owu.edu or call coach Cassie Cunningham at (740) 368-3737.

Field Sports at Sports Ohio is looking for volleyball and girls lacrosse instructors for year-round youth programs. Contact Wes Owens at (614) 791-7849 or send e-mail to wesowens@sportsohio.org.