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March 1, 2014

Area Sports Briefs

Hodges Pond set for ice skating

Hodges Pond in Oneonta’s Neahwa Park will be open for public ice skating this weekend.

Ice skating hours are noon-6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, as well as 3-6 p.m. Fridays.

Daily updates regarding hours and ice conditions are available by calling the Oneonta City Recreation Department’s information line at 607-432-7997.

For more information, call the City Recreation office during regular business hours at 607-432-0680.

OHS to host wrestling tourney

The 6th Ward Athletic Club will sponsor the Royal Rumble Wrestling Festival for Oneonta students in grades 3-8 on Saturday at Oneonta High.

Wrestlers must attend Valleyview, Riverside or Greater Plains elementary schools, or Oneonta Middle School to compete.

Registration runs from 9-9:30 a.m. Saturday. No experience is necessary and there is no fee.

Wrestlers will be grouped by grades (3-4, 5-6, middle school) and will compete in two or three matches.

Wrestlers will receive a T-shirt. Medals will be awarded to those who finish in the top four in their age-group.

Anyone who wants to volunteer or supply food and/or juice to the concession stand should call OHS wrestling coach John Nealis at 607-433-8252 or email him at

Youth soccer registration open

Registration is open for the Oneonta Youth Soccer Association Spring Recreation League.

Youths in grades K-3 who live in the Oneonta City School District are eligible to play.

Children who play for the Oneonta Soccer Club are not eligible.

Players must register by Saturday. For more information or a registration form, email Bonnie Johnson at

Hall to offer overnights

The National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown will offer its Extra Innings Overnights program beginning in February.

The program features a sleepover in the Hall’s Plaque Gallery for children ages 7-12 and their parents/guardians. It is open to museum members and youth groups.

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