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May 17, 2013

Area Sports Briefs

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Oneonta High will host a preseason interest meeting regarding boys varsity and junior varsity soccer at 7 p.m. Monday in Room 221 of the high school.

All boys interested in playing should attend with their parents or guardians. The meeting will provide information about the soccer program before the start of preseason training and also will determine interest in the Soccer Booster Club.

For more information, email Eva Davidson at davidsone@hartwick.edu.

SUNY Delhi sets pool schedule

SUNY Delhi’s pool will be open on the following dates:

Monday: Lap Swim 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Open Swim 7-9 p.m.

Tuesday: Lap Swim 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Open Swim 7-9 p.m.

Thursday: Lap Swim 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Open Swim 7-9 p.m.

May 26: Open Swim 1-5 p.m.

June 1: Open Swim 2-5 p.m.

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.

Hall to host baseball clinic May 24

The National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown will host its annual Legends for Youth Skills Clinic from 4-7 p.m. May 24 at Doubleday Field.

The clinic gives youths ages 5-12 a chance to learn hands-on training from several former Major League Baseball players. The event concludes with an autograph session for participants.

Registration us free but limited. To register, call 607-547-0397.

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 www.canoeregatta.org.

For more information, call John Harmon at 607-237-6008 or email jharmon@mkl.com.

Clinton Regatta adds new class

The General Clinton Canoe Regatta will offer a new class for the 70-mile Memorial Day race from Cooperstown to Bainbridge this year.

A competitive cruising class for adults and youths will be part of the Regatta, which is celebrating its 51st year. The class will leave Cooperstown at 7 a.m. May 27.

Entry forms and more information are online at www.canoeregatta.org. For more information, call Rodney and Judy Robinson at 607-434-2634.

OCC offering $19.13 foursomes

The Oneonta Country Club will offer a special rate to the public June 1 as part of its 100-year anniversary celebration.

The first 30 foursomes that reserve a tee time between 9 a.m.-3 p.m. for June 1 will pay a total of $19.13. The rate, which reflects the year the course opened (1913), includes greens fees, cart, hot dog and soda for each member of the foursome.

To reserve a tee time, call 607-432-8950.

The OCC’s 100-year anniversary weekend will run June 14-16.

Walton awards night June 3

Walton Central School will host its annual sports awards night at 6:30 p.m. June 3 in the high school auditorium. All varsity teams will be recognized.

Hall to display World Series trophy

The San Francisco Giants’ 2012 World Series trophy will be on exhibit at the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown from June 22-23.

The trophy will be on display in the Hall’s Library Atrium from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. both days. Access to the trophy is included with museum admission.

For more information, call 1-888-Hall-of-Fame or visit the website www.baseballhall.org.

Bowhunter course June 26-27

The Davenport Fire Department will host a NYS Bowhunter Education Course from 5:30-9:30 p.m. June 26-27.

Class size is limited to 40 students.

To register, call Losie’s Gun Shop at 607-432-6452.

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.