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September 30, 2013

Area Sports Briefs

The Daily Star

---- — Volleyball league starts soon

The Oneonta Family YMCA is accepting registrations for its Fall Co-Ed Volleyball League.

The A League will play Tuesday evenings and the B League will compete Wednesday evenings.

Play for the 10-week league begins the week of Oct. 8.

Instructional meetings will run this Tuesday at 6 p.m. for the A League and at 7:15 p.m. for the B League.

Sign-up sheets are available at the YMCA or by calling 607-432-0010.

Clinton Regatta meeting Tuesday

The General Clinton Canoe Regatta committee will hold a kickoff meeting for the 2014 event at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Highway 7 Bar & Grill in Bainbridge.

The meeting is open to the public and is intended to begin planning for the 2014 Regatta.

Youth conditioning classes set

The Oneonta Family YMCA will offer Youth Sports Conditioning at the Center Street School gym from 3:30-5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The program is open to area youths in grades 6 through age 18 and runs through Dec. 13.

Registration is required and there is a $20 application fee. To sign up, visit the YMCA at 20 Ford Ave. in Oneonta. For more information, call 432-0010 or visit the website

Delhi announces pool hours

SUNY Delhi’s pool schedule for Tuesday through Dec. 15 is as follows.

Lap Swim: 7-8 a.m., 11 a.m.-1 p.m. (Monday-Friday)

Open Swim: 8-9:30 p.m. (M,W,F); 9-10 p.m. (Tue); 7-9 p.m. (F); 1-5 p.m. (Sat-Sun).

The pool will close for October break at 1 p.m. Oct. 11 and re-open Oct. 16.

There will be no open swim Nov. 23 (college swim meet).

The pool will close for the Thanksgiving break at noon Nov. 25 and re-open Dec. 2.

Delhi Pee Wees to play Oct. 6

The Delhi Pee Wee Football Association will host two games Oct. 6 at the Delhi American Legion Field near the pavilion.

The Delhi Jets will host the Sherburne Jr. Marauders at 1 p.m. Oct. 6, followed by the Delaware National Bank Bulldogs against the Sherburne Marauders at 3 p.m.

For more information, email Chris Maney at

Spartans 5K to run Oct. 13

The Unatego Booster Club will host the Sprintin for Spartans 5K run Oct. 13 at Unatego Jr.-Sr. High.

Cost is $15 for pre-registered runners and $20 the day of the races. Checks should be made out to the Unatego Booster Club.

Registration runs from 8:15-9:45 a.m. Race time is 10 a.m. T-shirts are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Entry forms are available at the Unatego Jr.-Sr. High office, the Gordon B Roberts Agency in Oneonta and on Facebook at

For more information, call Kimberly Hendrick at 607-432-2022 or email her at, Shannon Stockdale at, or Katherine Newman at

Oneonta gun show Nov. 3

The Midstate Arms Collectors and Shooters Club will host its final gun and knife show of the season from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Oneonta Holiday Inn.

Admission for the Oneonta Gun Show is $2. Table reservations cost $15 and must be paid by cash in advance.

For more information, call 607-748-1010.