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November 27, 2012

Area Sports Briefs

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The SUNY Delhi Dolphins Swim Team is accepting registration for its 10-practice session, which starts Tuesday and runs until Dec. 20.

Cost is $60 and covers all 10 practices. Weekday practices will run from 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday, as well as Dec. 4, 6, 11, 13, 18 and 20. Two Saturday practices will run from noon-1 p.m., on Dec. 8 and 15.

Checks should be made payable to SUNY Delhi Pool and returned by mail to John Kolodziej, Kunsela Hall Pool, SUNY Delhi, Delhi, NY 13753.

For more information, call Kolodziej at 607-746-4263 or email kolodzje@delhi.edu.

Remy tourney starts Thursday

Milford will host the three-day Anton Remy Tournament from Nov. 29-Dec. 1. Cherry Valley-Springfield’s boys will play Roxbury in the tournament opener at 6 p.m. Thursday, followed by Milford’s girls against CV-S at 7:30 p.m.

On Friday, the CV-S girls will play Franklin at 6 p.m., followed by Milford’s boys against Franklin at 7:30 p.m.

The boys consolation is set for 4 p.m. Saturday, with Milford’s girls following against Franklin at 5:45 p.m. The tournament ends with the boys championship game at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

Golf league starts in December

Colonial Ridge Golf in Laurens is accepting sign-ups for its winter simulator golf league.

Two-person teams compete weekly in a captain-and-mate format. Play starts the week of Dec. 3-7 and runs through the week of March 25-29. Playing times are flexible as teams may on weekdays of their choice from week to week.

Weekly fees are $10 per person. A one-time fee of $20 per person is also required to pay for prize money (110-percent cash payout).

For more information or to sign up, call Colonial Ridge Golf at 607-263-5291.

Volleyball leagues start soon

The Oneonta Recreation Department is accepting registrations from returning teams for its men’s and women’s volleyball leagues. A team must return at least 75 percent of its roster from 2012 to qualify as a returning team.

Registrations will be accepted from new teams beginning Dec. 7. Registration will close at 5 p.m. Dec. 21.

The program has capacity for 12 men’s teams and 12 women’s teams. Early registration is recommended.

All games are played at the Asa C. Allison Municipal building on the corner of Fairview and Academy streets in Oneonta. Men will play Tuesdays beginning Jan. 8, and women will play Wednesdays starting Jan. 9. The regular season will consist of 10 games and be followed by a postseason tournament.

Registration packets, which can be e-mailed upon request, are available at the Recreation Department in Neahwa Park. Teams must pay the $300 entry fee in full and complete a preliminary roster to register. Payments must be made via check or money order payable to the City of Oneonta. Cash payments will not be accepted.

For more information, call the Recreation Office at 607-432-0680.

OBGC to host winter lacrosse

The winter session of Lacrosse Oneonta will run Mondays through Jan. 21, 2013 at the Oneonta Boys and Girls Club.

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

There is no fee to participate, but players must be OBGC members. A small amount of equipment is available for beginners.

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