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November 2, 2013

Area Sports Briefs

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Oneonta Little League will hold sign-ups for the 2014 season from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at the Oneonta Boys and Girls Club.

Boys and girls ages 7-12 as of April 30, 2014, may sign up. A $50 is required at registration. Financial assistance is available.

New and returning players must register. Players ages 10-12 who are not on a major league team must try out in the spring.

Parents interested in coaching or serving as team parents should speak to an OLL representative at sign-ups.

For more information, email OLL President William Erario at erario2325@gmail.com.

TWC to televise Pit Run

Coverage of the 20th annual Pit Run will be televised on Time Warner Cable channel 23 at 2 p.m. Saturday.

Produced by SUNY Oneonta, the one-hour video features highlights of the 10-kilometer and 5K road races and the 2-mile stroll. The Oct. 6 event drew 1,004 runners and hundreds of walkers and spectators to Oneonta’s Neahwa Park.

Haile Mengasha of New York City won the 10K in a course-record time of 29 minutes, 53 seconds. Meseret Basa of New York City won the women’s 10K in 36:36.

Pit Run 5K winners were Gilbertsville’s Nate Lull (18:25) and Mary Rommer of Wells Bridge (20:50).

Softball camp to run Sundays

The Oneonta Boys and Girls Club will run the Oneonta Fall Pitching Camp on Sundays through Nov. 24.

The fast-pitch softball camp is designed for players ages 8-18 who want to learn how to pitch or develop their skills.

Sessions I and II of the advanced/intermediate pitching camp for ages 13-18 will run from 1:30-2:30 p.m. and from 2:30-3:30 p.m., respectively. Session I will feature drills that reinforce mechanics, speed, accuracy and endurance. Session II will focus on new pitches, honing skills and drills to reinforce pitch and game strategies.

Registration fee is $80 for Session I and $130 for both sessions.

The camp also features a third session for beginners that will run from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Session III will cover mechanics, fundamentals, drills and strategies and costs $80.

For more information, call John Seedborg at 607-765-6837 or email seedborgj66@netscape.net.

Oneonta gun show Sunday

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. Sunday 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.

Schenevus to host 3-on-3 tourney

Schenevus Central will hold its first 3-on-3 Little Big Man Basketball Tournament at 9 a.m. Nov. 9-10.

The event features boys and girls brackets for players in grades 7-9 and 10-12. Each team will play a minimum of three games.

Cost is $40 per team, with a maximum of four players per team. Proceeds will benefit Schenevus’ Class of 2016.

For more information, call Tracy Odell at 607-638-9097 or Ann VanDewerker at 607-638-9298.

Lacrosse session starts Nov. 18

LacrosseOneonta’s winter session at the Oneonta Boys and Girls Club will run Mondays from Nov. 18-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.

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 www.oneontaymca.org.

Delhi announces pool hours

SUNY Delhi’s pool schedule 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 to host water aerobics

Session II of SUNY Delhi’s water aerobics fall class will run from 5-6 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through Nov. 18.

Per-person cost is $6 per day, $20 for one day per week, $30 for two days per week, and $45 for three days per week.

For more information, call 607-746-4263 or visit the website www.delhi.edu.