RS to host weekend tournament
The annual Richfield Springs Sports Boosters Baseball and Softball Tournament will continue Saturday at the school’s athletic fields.
On Friday, Richfield Springs hosted Fort Plain in softball and Gilbertsville-Mount Upton in baseball.
At 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Remsen plays St. Johnsville in softball and Adirondack in baseball.
The consolation games for softball and baseball start at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, followed by the championship games at 3:30 p.m.
Admission will be charged Saturday. Cost is $2 for adults and $1 for children.
Concessions will be available.
Free baseball clinic Saturday
Laurens Central will host a free baseball clinic for boys and girls in grades 1-6 from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday.
The clinic will cover throwing, hitting, fielding, running, stretching and defense.
For more information, call Laurens varsity coach Josh Nelligan at 607-432-2050, ext. 1330, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free youth soccer training Monday
The Black Watch Premier Soccer Club of Albany will offer a free Youth Academy training session for U8, U10 and U12 players on Monday in the Allison Municipal Building at 35 Academy St., Oneonta.
Training for U8 players will run from 6-7 p.m., followed by U10 from 7-8 p.m. and U12 from 8-9 p.m.
A six-week Youth Academy will be held at the same times on Mondays, from May 6-June 17.
Former Hartwick College player and current Colgate University men’s soccer assistant Bill Boyle will lead the Youth Academy. Boyle is the BWP’s Director of Coaching in Oneonta.
The cost of the six-week program is $120.
For more information, email BWPOneonta@gmail.com or visit the BWP website www.blackwatchpremier.com.
OTC’s Demo Night is May 3
The Oneonta Tennis Club will host a Wilson Demo Night at 6 p.m. May 3.
Participants may try new rackets during the event, which will feature a chance to win prizes.
Admission is free for those with summer memberships. Cost is $10 for person otherwise.
Advance reservations are requested. Refreshments will be served.
The OTC also will continue its junior tennis camps this summer.
For more information, visit the website www.otctennis.com.
Milford softball tournament May 4
The Milford Booster Club and the Milford varsity softball team will host the Milford Softball Tournament and Chicken Barbecue on May 4.
Roxbury and Sharon Springs will play the tournament opener at 10 a.m. May 4, followed by Hunter-Tannersville and the Wildcats. The consolation game is scheduled for 2 p.m., followed by the championship game at 4 p.m.
Chicken dinner sales begin at noon. Dinners cost $9 each and include a half-chicken, two sides, roll, dessert and drink. Half-chickens alone cost $5 each.
Pre-sale tickets may be purchased from any Milford player or by calling 607-286-7212.
Umpires look to strike out cancer
The local Schohanna Baseball/Softball Umpire Board will hold its third annual “Umpires Striking Out Cancer” event May 6-11.
The umpires will donate a portion of their game fees to the American Cancer Society.
The board invites all the local baseball and softball programs to join in its fundraising efforts. For more information, call Mark Lamb at 607-432-0482 or email email@example.com.
Golf tournament May 11 at OCC
Catholic Charities of Delaware and Otsego counties will hold its fifth annual golf tournament at 12:30 p.m. May 11 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 www.charitiesccdo.org.
Send fees and entry forms to Rita Hansen, 52 Country Club Rd., Oneonta, NY 13820.