Aug. 26: Soccer (boys & girls) at Seton Catholic Central, 7 p.m.
Aug. 27: Cross country at Chenango Valley High, 2 p.m.
Section Four coaches at all levels of these sports are encouraged to attend.
Youth fishing derby Saturday
The Oneonta City Recreation Department and the Susquehanna Bass Association will host the City of Oneonta’s 56th annual Fishing Derby at 4 p.m. Saturday at Hodges Pond in Neahwa Park.
The derby is a free catch-and-release competition open to youths ages 5-15. All participants must provide their own poles, bait/lures and a clean bucket.
Parents/guardians must complete a registration/release form for their children to be eligible to participate in the derby.
Parents may pre-register their children for the derby at the recreation office during regular business hours. Event-day registrations will be accepted from 3-3:45 p.m.
The Bass Association also will host activities during the sign-in/registration period. The derby will last for one hour. An awards ceremony will follow.
For more information, call the recreation office at 607-432-0680.
Polar Bear 5K is Saturday
The Goodyear Lake Polar Bears will sponsor a 5-kilometer run/walk on Saturday at Krol Field on Lakeshore Drive South, which is off Route 35 in Maryland.
Registration will run from 9-10 a.m. The race will start at 10:15 a.m.
Entry fee is $20. Proceeds will benefit the Polar Bear Jump Fund, an organization dedicated to helping children, individuals and organizations in need.
The Polar Bear Run is part of the Goodyear Lake Festival, celebrating the 106th anniversary of Collier’s Dam and the creation of Goodyear Lake.
For more information, call Melissa at 607-286-9879.
Milford athletes to report Monday
Milford Central students in grades 7-12 who are interested in playing soccer this fall should report to the nurse’s office with sports contracts and proof of physical Monday.