OHS awards night Wednesday
Oneonta High will host its 68th annual Varsity “O” Athletic Awards Evening at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the OHS cafeteria.
All varsity teams will be recognized. All athletes and their families are invited to attend.
Special awards include the Male and Female Athletes of the Year and the Anthony C. Drago, Herb Burchell, Carl J. Delberta, E.C. Dutch Damaschke, Cathy Lynch Patron to Athletics and Service and Athletics awards.
A dessert buffet will follow in the cafeteria.
Football sign-ups Saturday
Oneonta Youth Football will hold sign-ups from 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday at Oneonta Little League’s Doc Knapp Field.
Players must be age 8 by Dec. 1 and cannot turn 13 before Sept. 1. Seventh-graders are not eligible.
Players must bring a copy of their birth certificates and a $25 registration fee to sign-ups.
Practices will begin at the end of August. Games will be played in September and October.
For more information, call Jason Neer at 607-353-7130.
Lumberjack qualifiers set for Saturday
STIHL TIMBERSPORTS will host its Professional Northeast Qualifier for the area’s top lumberjacks Saturday in Cooperstown.
Local residents will take part in the hot saw, single buck, springboard chop, standing block chop, stock saw and underhand chop for a chance to earn entry into the U.S. Championship, which will run from June 20-22 at Norfolk Scope Arena in Virginia and air on ABC in September.
For more information, visit the website www.stihlusa.com.
Interskate 88 to host roller derby on Sunday
The Oneonta Derailing Darlings will oppose the CNY Wonderbrawlers in a roller derby match at 2 p.m. Sunday at Interskate 88 in Oneonta.
Doors open at 1 p.m. Sunday. General admission is $8, or $5 for students, senior citizens and children under 12.
Refreshments and children’s activities will be available during the match. Gift certificates and other prizes will be raffled at halftime.