The Westgate Hawks youth football team is looking for coaches for the upcoming season. For more information or if you're interested in a position contact Tracy Moore at (614) 276-0714 or Dwight Reed at (614) 746-9896.

The Westgate Hawks youth football team is looking for coaches for the upcoming season. For more information or if you're interested in a position contact Tracy Moore at (614) 276-0714 or Dwight Reed at (614) 746-9896.

The Ohio High School Athletic Association Board of Directions met June 11 and voted on a number of issues. The Board elected Steven Stirn to serve as president and Rocco Nero as vice president for the 2009-10 school year, beginning Aug. 1. The Board voted to extend the contract with Akron Firestone Stadium to be the site for the softball finals, making the terms 10 years, which begins in 2008. The Board approved a one-year extension for Huntington Park to be the site for the state baseball tournament in 2010. For more information on the approval or denial or certain proposals involving basketball, golf, ice hockey, swimming and diving, tennis and wrestling, go to www.ohsaa.org.

The following schools are seeking coaches:

Hilliard Darby --ĘVarsity girls soccer. Applicants should send cover letter and résumé to Chad Schulte, athletics director, Hilliard Darby H.S., 4200 Leppert Road, Hilliard, 43026.

Olentangy --ĘVarsity field hockey. Contact athletics director Jay Wolfe at (740) 657-4110 or jay_wolfe@olentangy.k12.oh.us.

Upper Arlington -- Varsity gymnastics, varsity boys water polo, varsity assistant field hockey, varsity assistant girls volleyball. Submit résumé and cover letter to Chris Potts, athletics director, by fax at (614) 487-5252, by e-mail at cpotts@uaschools.org or by mail to Upper Arlington High School, 1650 Ridgeview Road, Upper Arlington, 43221. For field hockey, contact coach McKenzie Hufford at (614) 354-3637 or e-mail résumé to mhuff74059@aol.com. For girls volleyball, call coach Brian Pomerantz at (614) 354-3295 or e-mail résumé to pomerantz.br@gmail.com.

Margaret Hofmann, a Columbus resident, has created www.femaleathletesfirst.com, a Web site designed to serve the female athlete exclusively by providing functional strength and conditioning programs, online coaching and relevant health and wellness information. There are articles, handouts and resources on just about every topic relating to women's needs as athletes. Female athletes can also purchase and download a sport specific exercise program to get started on improving conditioning. For more information, e-mail Hofmann at margaret@femaleathletesfirst.com.