Fingers to host Seniors Open
National Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Rollie Fingers will serve as celebrity host for the 31st annual Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open and Pro-Am Golf Tournament, which runs Sept. 3-6 at the Leatherstocking Golf Course in Cooperstown.
Fingers will participate in the Sept. 3 Pro-Am, which begins with an 11:30 a.m. shotgun start. Fingers also will speak at the fundraiser dinner later that day.
Proceeds from the Pro-Am will benefit Pathfinder Village, a residential community in Edmeston dedicated to children and adults with Down syndrome and other developmental disabilities. Proceeds also will benefit the Hall’s educational programs.
For more information on the Pro-Am or to register to play, visit the website www.pathfindervillage.org.
The Seniors Open follows Sept. 4-6 and will feature close to 100 of the top senior professionals in the country. Tom Eubank of Ellijay, Ga., shot a tournament record-tying 64 in the final round to win the 2012 Seniors Open.
For more information on the Seniors Open, call the Leatherstocking Golf Course at 607-547-9931.
OHS modifieds open Sept. 4
Oneonta High’s modified fall sports programs will begin practicing Sept. 4, starting with swimming at 9:30 a.m. at OHS.
Modified football, boys soccer and girls soccer will start at 2:30 p.m. at OHS. At the same time, modified volleyball will open at Oneonta Middle School.
Athletes must have completed health-history questionnaires and updated physicals to participate. Forms are available at the high school and middle school health offices.
For more information, call 607-433-8251.
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.