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July 10, 2013

Area Sports Briefs

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---- — Outlaws clinic is today

The annual Meet the Outlaws youth baseball clinic will run from 10 a.m.-noon today at Damaschke Field in Oneonta.

Uniformed Oneonta Outlaws’ players and coaches will run the clinic, which is designed for youths ages 5-12. Children should come dressed to play with a hat, a glove and and sneakers or rubber/plastic cleats. Children may bring items for autographs as well.

For more information, call the City of Oneonta Recreation Department at 607-432-0680.

Hartwick to hold youth camps

Hartwick College will host the following youth athletic camps this summer.

July 13-16: College Prep Soccer Camp for Elite Boys II (15-19).

July 13-17: Soccer Development & Skills Camp II (ages 9-18).

July 14-17: Junior Hawks Soccer Camp Session II (4-8).

July 14-18: Boys Basketball (8-18).

July 14-20: Competitive Swimming Camp II (8-18).

July 21-27: Competitive Swimming Camp III (8-18).

July 21-25: Field Hockey (12-18).

July 25-28: Girls Volleyball (12-18).

July 28-Aug. 2: Springboard Diving (8-18).

For more information, visit the website www.hartwickhawks.com/summercamps.

Hunter education courses set

The Davenport Fire Dept. will host a NYS hunter education course from 5-8:30 p.m. Aug. 5, 7 and 8. Class size is limited to 35 students. To register, call Losie’s Gun Shop at 607-432-6452.

On Aug. 18, West End Archery in Oneonta will host a NYS bowhunter education course from 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Class size is limited to 25 students. To register, call 607-432-4947.

O-State track meets continue

The Hurley’s Heroes Track Club of Oneonta will host one more Twilight Track & Field Meets this summer at Oneonta State.

The last one will begin at 7 p.m. July 23 and it is free. All ages are welcome.

Events include the 50-meter dash, 100, 200, 400, 800, mile, 3,000 and possibly the high jump.

YMCA/Outlaws 5K is today

The Oneonta Family YMCA/Oneonta Outlaws 5K Fun Run will start at 5:50 p.m. today outside Damaschke Field in Neahwa Park.

Race-night registration and bib pick-up runs from 4-5:30 p.m. All timing will end at 6:45 p.m., 15 minutes before the start of the Outlaws’ baseball game that night.

For more information or an application, call the YMCA at 607-432-0010 or visit the website www.oneontaymca.org.

DC Amateur golf starts Friday

The 48th annual Delaware County Men’s Amateur Golf Tournament will be held Friday through Sunday at the Delhi College Golf Course.

The tournament is open to all members of Delaware County golf courses or residents of Delaware County and will feature a championship division and five handicap flights.

Entry fee is $110. Applications are available at all Delaware County golf courses or by calling the Delhi College Golf Course at 607-746-4653.

ATV Nationals open Friday

Unadilla Motocross in New Berlin will host the ATV National Weekend from Friday through Sunday.

The rest of the UVSC schedule is as follows:

Aug. 9-11: Pro National MX Weekend.

Sept. 7-8: Grand National Cross Country.

For more information, call 607-965-8450, email info@unadillamx.com or visit the website unadillamx.com.

O-State to host wrestling camp

Oneonta State will host Ken Chertow Wrestling’s Gold Medal Training Camp from Friday through Monday.

The camp is for wrestlers of all skill levels and ages. Group discounts are available.

The camp is also seeking a nurse to provide healthcare. In exchange for this service, the nurse may choose a wrestler to attend the camp for free. Nurse candidates also have the option of discussing wages and discounts instead.

For more information, call 814-466-3466 or visit the website www.kenchertow.com.

OBGC to hold summer camps

The Oneonta Boys and Girls Club will host a football camp for boys ages 7-12 from 3-5 p.m. July 15-17.

First-year Oneonta High varsity football coach John Mushtare will run the camp, which costs $25 per player.

The OBGC also will hold a softball camp for girls ages 8-12 from 9-11 a.m. July 16-18. OHS varsity softball coach Randy Brockway will run the camp, which also costs $25 per player.

For a registration form or more information, visit the OBGC or the website oneontaboysandgirlsclub.org.

Hall to host All-Star Gala

The National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown will host its annual All-Star Gala in the Grandstand Theater on July 16.

The event centers on the 84th Major League Baseball All-Star Game, which will be televised live in the Grandstand Theater. Citi Field, which is home to the New York Mets, will host the All-Star Game.

Doors to the Grandstand Theater open at 7:30 p.m., with game coverage beginning at 8 p.m.

Fans will be treated to hot dogs and ballpark-style snacks, along with a limited edition commemorative All-Star Gala button for all guests in attendance. Scorecards will be distributed to fans, and official All-Star Game programs will be available for purchase.

Games, trivia contests and opportunities to win door prizes will take place during inning breaks.

Tickets are available to participants in the Hall’s membership program and cost $10 for adults and $5 for children. Remaining tickets, if any, will go on sale to the general public July 8.

Tickets may be reserved in advance by calling the Hall’s membership department at 607-547-0397 or by visiting the Hall’s membership and museum services desk.

Soccer official class July 17

Classes for those interested in officiating high school soccer games during the 2013 season begin at 6 p.m. July 17 at Oneonta State’s Morris Conference Center.

The classes run for five weeks. For more information, call Michael Culligan at 607-287-0096.

Adult kickball event July 20

The Oneonta Boys and Girls Club will host an adult kickball/barbecue fundraiser beginning at 10 a.m. July 20 at the 6th Ward Booster Club.

Cost is $30 per player and includes barbecue and games. Proceeds will benefit the OBGC.

Players must be at least age 20. Rosters must have nine to 11 players and include at least two females. The total age per roster must be a minimum of 275 years.

Registration forms are available at the website www.oneontaboysandgirlsclub.org.

For more information, call the OBGC at 607-432-1133.

O-State golf tourney July 20

The SUNY Oneonta athletics department will hold its third annual Coaches Golf Classic on July 20 at the Oneonta Country Club.

Entry fee for the captain-and-crew event is $100 per golfer.

Prizes will be awarded to the first-, second- and third-place foursomes in both flights, as well as for longest drive and closest to the pin.

The event begins with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. A lunch buffet will follow the event.

For more information, call 607-436-3494.

Gilbertsville church to hold golf event

The Presbyterian Church in Gilbertsville will host its 13th annual captain-and-crew golf tournament July 20 at Colonial Ridge Golf in Laurens.

The tournament will raise money from entry fees and hole sponsors, which are still available, to benefit the refurbishing project of the church sanctuary.

For more information, call Richard Keene at 607-783-2328 or Colonial Ridge Golf at 607-263-5291.

DC Women’s Amateur is July 20

The Delhi College Golf Course will host the Delaware County Women’s Amateur Golf Tournament on July 20.

The tournament, which features a championship division and five flights, is open to all Delaware County residents and non-residents who are members of Delaware County golf courses.

Entry fee is $60. Applications are available at Delaware County golf courses. For more information, call the Delhi College GC at 607-746-4653.

Girls basketball camp July 21-24

The Oneonta State women’s basketball team will host a developmental overnight/commuter camp for girls ages 10-18 from July 21-24.

Team members will serve as counselor’s for the camp, which is designed to develop fundamentals.

Daily activities include 1-on-1 and 3-on-3 instruction, fundamental stations, and games.

Cost is $295 for residents (overnight) and $255 for commuters. A $35 non-refundable deposit is required with the application. Those who submit applications and full payments by June 3 will receive a $10 discount. Group discounts are also available.

For more information, call Daphne Thompson at 607-436-2360.

Youth football league seeks teams

The Boys of Fall Football League is seeking teams to join its full-contact league for the 2013 season.

The Tri-Valley Colts and the Richfield Indians play in the league, which started in 2011 and held its first season in 2012. Players ages 8-18 are eligible to participate.

Those who are interested in joining the league or who may need help fundraising to start a team should call Mindy at 607-437-9450.