The Big League summer travel baseball league will have evaluations Saturday at the Big League Baseball School. For information call (614) 433-9980 or visit

The Big League summer travel baseball league will have evaluations Saturday at the Big League Baseball School. For information call (614) 433-9980 or visit

Capital will conduct the Zenith Volleyball Academy on Sundays through March 1 for boys and girls grades 3-12 at Dublin Jerome High School. The academy will be guided by Capital women's coach Steven Hinds. Basic skills will be incorporated in every session with a new skill added each additional lesson. For more information contact Hinds at (614) 361-3315 or

Capital softball coach Nan Payne and pitching coach Jeff Dupler will hold hitting clinics from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Feb. 7 and pitching clinics from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday and Feb. 14. There is also a catching clinic from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Feb. 14. The clinics are open to girls grades 5-12. Registration information is available at For questions contact Payne at (614) 236-6487 or

The Columbus Coralinas Synchronized Swimming Club will offer a team in training synchro learning opportunity for girls ages 12-and-under.

Lessons are available from 1-3 p.m. Sundays through May at New Albany High School. For questions or to register, call Hayley Head at (614) 488-6175, e-mail or visit

The Ohio Chargers U-14 baseball team is looking for players. The Chargers will play a regional schedule and participate in the tournaments throughout the Midwest. Eligible players cannot turn 15 before May 1, 2009. For more information, e-mail

The following schools are seeking coaches:

Dublin Jerome -- Varsity boys golf, varsity assistant softball. Send rÚsumÚ to Nick Magistrale, athletics director, Dublin Jerome High School, 8300 Hyland Croy Road, Dublin, 43016.

Hamilton Township -- Varsity assistant coed track. Send rÚsumÚ to athletics director Mark Beggrow at

Olentangy --╩Varsity field hockey. For information, contact athletics director Jay Wolfe at (740) 657-4110 or e-mail

Thomas Worthington --╩Varsity assistant sprint coach for boys and girls track and field. Contact Andy Cox or Nancy Beattie at (614) 883-2270 or e-mail

Tree of Life --╩Varsity boys soccer and varsity girls volleyball. Contact athletics director Yohana Hill at (614) 784-1937 or

Westerville South -- Varsity assistant track with expertise in shot put and discus. Call coach Jim Gaul at (614) 580-4164.

Wooster freshman Justin Hallowell was named MVP of the Mose Hole/Kiwanis Classic. The Thomas graduate scored 19 points in an 80-61 win over Mount Union in the championship Dec. 30, making 5 of 8 3-point attempts and adding four assists.

The Worthington Youth Boosters are looking for lacrosse sticks, helmets, gloves, shoulder pads, arm pads or anything else that can be refurbished and donated to WYB participants who cannot afford equipment. Anything new, old or slightly used is acceptable to be donated to 870 Angus Court, Worthington. For more information call Alice Hilliard at (614) 848-5963.

Coach Jeff Riegler has partnered with the Buckeye Swim Club to bring a competitive program to area youth swimmers. The program will offer quality competitive swim instruction and the opportunity to compete in swim meets throughout Ohio. Those interested should be able to swim the length of the pool.

Anybody interested in joining can call Laurie Karr at (614) 562-0544 or visit

Local gymnasts competed for Buckeye Gymnastics in the Region 5 Cup Dec. 19-21 and the Universal Galaxy Meet Jan. 3-4. Below are the top finishers:

Region 5 Cup

Level 7

13-year-olds --╩Hannah Johnson (second beam, third floor)

Level 8

12-year-olds --╩Leah Carloni (third bars)

13-year-olds --╩Selena Fushimi-Karns (second beam)

Universal Galaxy Meet

Level 4

9-year-olds --╩Emmaline DeMartini (first vault, first bars, first beam, first floor, first all-around)

Level 7

12-year-olds --╩Haley Carnahan (third all-around), Celeste Fushimi-Karns (first vault, first floor, second all-around, second beam, third bars)

13-year-olds -- Hannah Johnson (first floor, third beam, third all-around)

Level 8

12-year-olds --╩Leah Carloni (third bars, third beam)

13-year-olds -- Selena Fushimi-Karns (third beam)

Level 9

Jaclyn Turner (second floor, third bars)