UVSC to host GNCC event
The Unadilla Valley Sports Center in New Berlin will host Round 10 of the AMSOIL Grand National Cross Country Series from Sept. 7-8.
More than 1,500 professional and amateur riders will compete in Round 10 of the off-road motorcycle and ATV racing series.
In the XC1 Pro ATV class, Chris Borich leads the championship standings with six wins through nine rounds. Walker Fowler is second with two overall wins.
In the XC1 Pro motorcycle division, Factory KTM teammates Charlie Mullins and Kailub Russell sit three points apart in the championship standings.
Four-wheeled ATVs will compete throughout the day Sept. 7. Motorcycles will race Sept. 8.
Local riders are invited to race and may sign up at the track. Entry fee is $40.
Spectator passes run $15 for the full weekend, with pro pit access and pro autographs at no additional charge.
The schedule for both days starts with youth races at 8 a.m., followed by amateurs and women at 10 a.m., and top amateurs and pros at 1 p.m.
For more information, visit the website www.gnccracing.com.
<\Bz18>O-State to hold baseball clinic
The annual SUNY Oneonta Baseball Fall High School Clinic will begin at 9 a.m. Sept. 8 at Red Dragon Baseball Field.
Registration runs from 8-9 a.m. Sept. 8. Entry fee is $75 and may be paid on the day of the clinic or by filling out a registration form and mailing it to SUNY Oneonta, Chase PE Building 102, Oneonta, NY 13820.
Each camper will receive a T-shirt and lunch. The camp is open to high school-aged players who’ll graduate between 2014-17.
The morning session will focus on hitting and position instruction. A live game will be played in the afternoon.
For more information, call O-State baseball coach Ben Grimm at 607-436-2661.
<\Bz18>Oneonta to host 5K on Sept. 8
Lower Deck Events will hold its annual 5K Fun Run on Sept. 8 at the 6th Ward playground on Scramling Avenue in Oneonta.
The race will start at noon. Race-day registration will run from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Pre-registration deadline is Aug. 29. Applications can be picked up at the Oneonta YMCA.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Chief Russo Memorial Playground Fund.