Laurens to battle cancer Saturday
A full day of basketball will coincide with Laurens’ Coaches vs. Cancer day Saturday, beginning with fifth- and sixth-grade games at 9 a.m. and ending with Laurens’ boys varsity team hosting Franklin at 7 p.m.
Between, there will be a boys modified game at 1 p.m., a girls modified game at 2:30 p.m., a boys junior varsity game at 4 p.m. and a girls varsity game at 5:30 p.m.
Admission is free, but donations would be appreciated. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society.
The event also will feature a bake sale, concessions and raffles throughout the day. Among the items to be raffled are signed basketballs by North Carolina head coach Roy Williams and former New York Knicks guard John Starks.
For more information, call Laurens boys basketball coach Andy Carr at 607-432-8032.
Davenport alumni game Saturday
The Davenport National Honor Society will host its first alumni basketball game at 5 p.m. Saturday.
This is a first-come, first-play event as there is a limit to how many people can play. All Davenport alumni are eligible to play in the event, which is open to the public.
Those who are not playing are asked to bring canned foods or pay a fee for admission.
Those who wish to participate must email Cody Wamsley at email@example.com.
The Clark Sports Center in Cooperstown is taking registration for their Individual Winter/Spring Futsal League, which will run Sunday nights.
Cost is $60 for non-members and $25 for members.
For more information, call Scott Whiteman at 607-547-2800, ext. 109.
O-State Kids Day
is Jan. 19
Oneonta State will host its third annual Kids in Sports Day at 10 a.m. Jan. 19 at Alumni Field House.
The day will be split into two sessions with a break for lunch and conclude at 1:45 p.m. with a question-and-answer featuring Red Dragons student-athletes. Soccer, tennis, volleyball, lacrosse and field hockey are the featured sports this year.