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December 27, 2013

Area Sports Briefs

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---- — Frost Bite 5K set for Tuesday

The annual Oneonta Family YMCA Frost Bite 5K Fun Run will start at 1 p.m. Tuesday.

Race day registration and number pick up runs from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the YMCA. The race will begin on Market Street in Oneonta.

For more information, call the YMCA at 607-432-0010 or visit the website www.oneontaymca.org.

OTC winter season starts Wednesday

The Oneonta Tennis Club will begin its winter season Wednesday. All membership and contract dues are due at that time.

Club fees will remain the same for the winter season. Rates are listed on the website www.otctennis.com.

The OTC, which is actively seeking a tennis professional, also will host the following events in 2014.

Junior clinics (Jan. 12): Ten-week session divided in groups according to skill and age and will be led by local college team members. Students are available to teach private and group lessons during the week as well.

Doubles qualifiers (Jan. 25): Top eight in each division (men’s & women’s) will compete in the tournament, three sets with three different partners. Top four in each division will then team up for semifinals and finals. No fee for those in all-inclusive membership category. For others, cost is $20 for the qualifiers and $40 for the tournament.

O-State tennis fundraiser (Feb. 8-9): Fundraiser tournament for Oneonta State’s varsity tennis teams.

Lacrosse sessions run Mondays

LacrosseOneonta’s winter session at the Oneonta Boys and Girls Club will run Mondays through Jan. 13, 2014.

Boys and girls in grades 3-7 will play between 6-7 p.m., followed by grades 8-12 from 7-9 p.m.

Cost is free, but participants must be members of the OBGC.

For more information, call Bob Leary at 607-433-0998.

YMCA basketball leagues start soon

The Oneonta Family YMCA is accepting sign-ups for its 30-55 and 50-and-over basketball leagues.

The 30-55 league will play Tuesday evenings and the 50-and-over league will compete Wednesday evenings starting the week of Jan. 14.

Instructional meetings for the leagues will start at 6 p.m. Jan. 7 (50-and-over) and at 7 p.m. Jan. 7 (30-55) at the YMCA.

Cost to participate is $85 for members and $135 for non-members. For more information, call the YMCA at 607-432-0010.

O-State women’s lacrosse clinic set

The Oneonta State women’s lacrosse team will hold a winter clinic for high school girls in grades 9-12 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Jan. 19 at Alumni Field House.

Cost is $75 and includes lunch. Pre-registration is highly recommended.

For more information, call O-State coach Ali Pollock at 607-436-2902 or email Alison.Pollock@oneonta.edu.