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May 7, 2013

Area Sports Briefs

The Daily Star

---- — Golf tournament Saturday at OCC

Catholic Charities of Delaware and Otsego counties will hold its fifth annual golf tournament at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at the Oneonta Country Club.

Entry fee is $75 per golfer and includes golf, cart and buffet. All proceeds will benefit Catholic Charities.

Entry forms are available at the Catholic Charities office at 176 Main Street in Oneonta, at the Oneonta Country Club, and online at

Send fees and entry forms to Rita Hansen, 52 Country Club Rd., Oneonta, NY 13820.

Trapper training course Saturday

The Cherry Valley Fish and Game Club will host a NYS Trapper Training Course from 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday.

Class size is limited to 30 students. To register or for more information, call Gary at 607-432-9266 during evening hours.

Youth football sign-ups Saturday

Oneonta Youth Football sign-ups will run from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at Riverside Elementary.

Players must be age 8 by Dec. 1 and cannot turn 13 before Sept. 1. Seventh-graders are not eligible to participate.

A copy of the player’s birth certificate and a $25 insurance fee is required.

Practices begin at the end of August. Games are played in September and October.

For more information, call Jason Neer at 607-433-0840.

Techno Hunt League starts Monday

West End Archery is accepting sign-ups for its eight-week Summer Techno Hunt League, which starts Monday.

For more information, visit West End Archery at 435 Chestnut St. in Oneonta or call 607-432-4947.

Bowhunter course May 21-22

West End Archery in Oneonta will host a NYS Bowhunter Education Course from 5:30-9:30 p.m. May 21-22.

Class size is limited to 25 students. To register, call West End Archery at 607-432-4947.

Bassett to offer seminar

The Bassett Healthcare Network will offer a free seminar on joint health for athletes from 6-8 p.m. May 14 at its Wellness Conference Room at FoxCare Center on Route 7 in Oneonta.

Bassett’s Department of Orthopedics and Shoulder and Sports Medicine Research Institute will run the seminar, which includes a presentation, discussion and audience question-and-answer session on joint health for high school and college athletes.

Dr. Jocelyn Wittstein will address shoulder instability and elbow injuries in throwers. Dr. Tally Lassiter will discuss common knee sports injuries, such as ACL tears and patellar dislocations.

The seminar also will address injury prevention, surgical treatments, strengthening and rehabilitation, and safe return to play time.

For more information, call 607-547-3914.

Clinton HOF inductions May 25

The Bainbridge Chamber of Commerce will host the second annual General Clinton Canoe Regatta Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on May 25.

The ceremony will start with a meet-and-greet event from 3-4 p.m. at General Clinton Park in Bainbridge. Dinner will follow the meet-and-greet. Tickets are limited, cost $25 per person and must be ordered by Friday. Dinner tickets include reserved seating for the ensuing Induction Ceremony, which will be open to the public as standing room only.

The Bruce Beadle Band will play until the fireworks display at 10 p.m.

Ticket forms are available at NBT Bank, Bob’s Diner in Bainbridge and online at

For more information, call John Harmon at 607-237-6008 or email

Registration open for adult soccer

The Latte Lounge Oneonta Adult Summer Soccer League is securing teams and players.

The league will begin play in mid-June and run until early August. There will be men’s and women’s divisions for ages 17 and up.

To enter a team or to be placed on the free-agent list and hopefully get picked by a team, call Eric Miller at 607-287-0337 or email

For more information, visit the website

Milford Cat Classic 5K is June 15

The Milford Booster Club will host the Cat Classic 5K Run and Walk on June 15.

Registration runs from 9-10 a.m. in the Milford Central parking lot. The race starts at 10:30 a.m. in front of the Milford Central driveway on 42 West Main St. and ends on the track finish line.

Cost to pre-register (by June 13) is $15 per person or $45 per family. Registration on race day is $20 per person. No family rate is available on race day.

For more information, call Gwen Merz at 607-286-7212 or email

Softball school runs June 24-27

The 6th Ward All County Softball School will run from 9 a.m.-noon June 24-27 at Ted Christman Field in Neahwa Park.

The school is for players ages 9-17 and teaches fundamentals of pitching, hitting, fielding and base running.

For more information or an application, call John Speranzi at 607-433-2126 or 607-434-8058.

Youth soccer camps start in June

The Headwaters Soccer Club is accepting registrations for its 2013 summer camps.

Seven camps will be held for boys and girls ages 7-17, including team camps.

Cost is $60 per camper per week. Each participant will receive a T-shirt and a water bottle.

The camps run from 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday on the following dates:

June 24-28: at Otego American Legion Post 1555.

July 1-5: at Worcester Central.

July 8-12: at Mine Kill State Park.

July 15-19: at Mine Kill State Park.

July 22-26: at Edmeston Central.

July 29-Aug. 2: at Mine Kill State Park.

Aug. 5-9: at Oneonta State.

For a camp registration and information on bus transportation, call The New York Power Authority at 1-800-724-0309 or visit the website