A new club hockey team is being formed for players from Columbus schools, private and parochial schools within Columbus, or those residing in Columbus.

A new club hockey team is being formed for players from Columbus schools, private and parochial schools within Columbus, or those residing in Columbus.

Northwest Hockey Club was granted this area by the Greater Columbus High School Club Hockey League.

The program is for high school, middle school or elementary school students.

Tryouts for junior varsity and varsity programs will be held at the end of the summer for the 2010-2011 season.

Contact coach Greg Hall at mediadistributors@rrohio.com or 614-325-8383.

Tickets for games in the Kirk Herbstreit Varsity Football Series are on sale and can be purchased at www.herbstreitfootballseries.com.

The series is Sept. 5 and 6 at Ohio Stadium with doubleheaders taking place on both days. All four games will be televised live on ESPN or ESPNU.

On Sept. 5, Dublin Coffman plays Westerville South in the first game and Huber Heights Wayne plays Canton McKinley in the second game. On Sept. 6, Palm Beach Gardens (Fla.) William T. Dwyer plays Cleveland Glenville in the first game and Chesapeake (Va.) Oscar Frommel Smith plays Pickerington Central in the second game.

Three senior softball leagues for players 60 years and older, 65 years and older and 70 years and older are underway at Berliner Park and McCord Field in Worthington. Call Bill Voisard at (740) 549-4020 or e-mail pbvoisard@aol.com.

The following schools are seeking coaches:

Dublin Scioto — Gymnastics. Contact athletics director Kip Witchey at (614)764-0690.

Johnstown-Monroe — Junior varsity softball, eighth-grade softball, seventh-grade softball. Contact athletics department at (740) 967-2721.

Olentangy — Girls lacrosse, boys lacrosse. For more information, send e-mail to athletics director Jay Wolfe at jay_wolfe@olentangy.k12.oh.us.

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Galena United Methodist Church (GUMC) members are organizing the "Moving with the Spirit" 5K Race/Walk event to raise money to benefit local mission projects.

GUMC and other sponsors are encouraging runners and walkers to join them for a 5K (3.1 mile) run/walk on Saturday. There is also a kids race.

The event will start at the church, proceed through a gated community and finish at the church. The 5K event starts at 9 a.m. and the kids event starts at 10 a.m.

Participants may pre-register online at www.galenachurch.org or in person on race day from 7:30 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. The first 100 registrants will receive a pair of Ecco socks. All participants will receive a race packet and each child will receive a race number and a winner's ribbon.

For information, e-mail movingwiththespirit5K@gmail.com or call 740/965-8789.

The third annual Gridiron Classic has announced the matchups for this season. On Friday, Westerville North plays at Worthington Kilbourne at 7 p.m. and Hilliard Bradley plays at Dublin Scioto at 7:30 p.m. Westerville South plays at Groveport at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. On Sept. 3, Hilliard Darby plays at Dublin Jerome at 7 p.m. and Brookhaven plays at Hilliard Davidson at 7:30 p.m.