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Kick boxers Desmond Price and Frank D'Ambria will fight for the vacant New York State light heavyweight title Saturday night at Lockport's Kenan Arena, 433 Locust Ave.

The "Fight Night V" card, which starts at 6:30 p.m., is scheduled to include six kick boxing and seven boxing bouts. Kick boxers Mike Ford and Bill Centner will appear, along with amateur boxers Brian Burkhardt, Steve Intihar, Adam Burkhardt and Cody Butler. Professional boxer Angel Manfredy, who recently lost to IBF champion Diego Corrales, is also expected to make a guest appearance.

Tickets are priced at $12, $15 and $25. General admission tickets, at $10 each, may be ordered in advance from promoter Amer Abdallah at 510-3214 or 439-6962.

About 100 racers with about 200 machines are expected to compete at the 23rd annual New York State Snowmobile Grass Drag Championship will be held, rain or shine, Sunday at 10 a.m. at the Marilla Fireman's Field on Two Rod Road. Admission is $10.

What's happening

BASEBALL: The Buffalo Area National Baseball Club will hold tryouts for new 11-under and 12-under AAU teams. Call Tony Balisteri at 632-4335.

BASKETBALL: Pre-registration for the 2000 WNY Boys and Girls Basketball Coaching Clinic on Sept. 22 and 23 at Sweet Home High School ends Thursday, Sept. 21. To pre-register, call Paul Schintzius at 867-3211. Fee goes to $60 to $80 after Thursday.

HOCKEY: Coaches needed for an Amherst house league for high school-age players. Call Rob Eimer (689-1951) evenings or fax resume and qualifications to 832-8127. . . . North Buffalo Hockey Association is accepting registration ($150 deposit) for all divisions on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon at the North Buffalo Ice Rink, 156 Tacoma Ave. Call 875-1966. . . . North Buffalo will also hold travel team tryouts for Pee Wee (Wednesday and Sept. 27 at 7 p.m.) and Squirt (Saturday at 11 a.m. and Sept. 26 at 6 p.m.) Tier II and III teams. Call 875-1966. . . . Border City Sports has openings (Mite AA, Squirt A, Pee Wee AA and Bantam A) in the Make-A-Wish Tournament, Oct. 7-9 at Hyde Park Ice Pavilion. Call Brenden Gee at 754-4138.

SOFTBALL: Tryouts for a new 18-under girls travel team will be held Saturday (Sunday rain date) at 4:30 p.m. at Shoshone Park. Call Joe (837-5303) or Tom (833-8249). . . . Connie Mack Little League will hold tryouts for girls age 9-14 Sept. 30 (rain date Oct. 1) at noon at Garnet Fields, 66 Garnet Road, Amherst. Call Lorri Fabian at 839-0196.

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