Local sports calendar
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BASKETBALL Youth Leagues Saugerties Athletic Association Biddy Youth & Junior League: Registration 6-8 p.m. Nov. 4 and 11 at the Frank Greco Center on Market Street. Biddy Youth is open to boys and girls ages 9-12 as of Dec. 1, 2016. Junior League open to age 13-15 (as of Dec. 1, 2016). Fee is $40 per child or $70 per family. For more information, contact Bill Murphy at SAAHoop@ gmail.com or Bob Mooers at firstname.lastname@example.org
Town of Ulster Biddy Basketball League: Registration 6-8 p.m. Fridays at the Town of Ulster Town Hall in Lake Katrine. For boys and girls ages 5-14. $20 per player. All are welcome. There are no additional out-of-town fees. League games are played Mondays for girls 9-14 and coed 5-8 and Tuesdays for boys 9-14. Practice schedules vary depending on coach. Registration forms are available at www.townofulster.org or can be filled out on site. Payment due at registration. Space is limited. Sign up as soon as possible. For more information, call Recreation Director Jeff Hayner.
—— BOWLING Saugerties Bowlers Club
Junior League: Still looking for youngsters to joined this new USBC Junior League. All ages of youth bowlers welcome. League meets 11 a.m. Saturdays. Cost is $6 per week. There will be bumper bowling for new and younger players to help them develop. Bring in your own 3-person team or we will help you form a team. To sign up, call Rob Houtman at the Bowlers Club at (845) 246-4969 or John Cook at (845) 417-1512. Anyone is welcome to bring their child to the Bowlers Club 11 a.m. Saturdays to register at that time.
Friday Nite Party Bowlers: Looking for a two females to bowl with two different teams of three guys. Also have space for another team. League bowls 7:30 p.m. Friday nights at Patel’s Kingston Lanes. Don’t care what kind of an average you have or don’t have. This is a great group of bowlers who enjoy relaxing after a long week. For more information, call Joan at (845) 3409107 or the lanes at (845) 338-1414.
Men’s Federation Church:
Still looking for bowlers, an individual or team of three. Contact Stan Cable at (845) 382-1822.
Tournament Club: Next qualifying event of the season will be held 1 p.m. Nov. 27 at the Saugerties Bowlers Club (Please be there by 12:30 for checkin). All bowlers will use last year’s average. This is a handicap tournament. Regular tournaments will be held the last Sunday of each month through March. All bowlers receive points for each tournament they participate in toward the April Championship event. For more information, call Rob Houtman at (845) 246-4969 or John Cook Jr. at (845) 417-1512.
—— FENCING Woodstock Fencing Club: Meets 6:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Woodstock Elementary School (when school is open). Now gearing up for the 2016 season. Instruction given at all levels in all weapons — Foil, Sabre and Epee from 6:30-8. Practice and bouting. Fence dry or electric. It is a non-profit Club with volunteer instructors in Ron Zukor of Woodstock, David Osherow of Shokan, George T. Gallagher from Kingston, plus Elene Umberto Schoeps of Olivebridge. There is no charge to join for classes, lessons or fencing. Only requirement is $10-per-year dues for a USA Fencing membership. For more information, call Elene Schoeps at (845) 657-8021 or George T. Gallagher at 331-3832, e-mail YESUS@hvc.rr.com or visit www.ashokan.com/fencing. html
—— HEALTH & FITNESS Jazzercise Classes: Offered 5:30 p.m. Mondays at St. John’s Episcopal Church on Albany Ave., Kingston. All ages and fitness levels welcomed. Local instructor Cathy Shaw has been working with toddlers to seniors for 24 years. For more information, call (845) 3391545 or email ecshaw87@ aol.com
Jazzercise Lite & Fusion
Classes: Offered 9 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at the Marbletown Community Center, U.S. Route 209, in Stone Ridge. All ages and fitness levels welcomed in this fun and effective program. Local instructor Cathy Shaw has been working with toddlers to seniors for 24 years. For more information, call (845) 339-1545 or email email@example.com
Gentle Yoga: 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays in the HealthAlliance HospitalMary’s Avenue Campus auditorium in Kingston. Instructor is Deb Albright. $8 per class. Mats are provided. For more information, call (845) 616-3765.
Senior Mall Walking: The Ulster County Office for the Aging invite seniors to join them for walking at the Hudson Valley Mall every Tuesday at 10 a.m. All participants receive a coupon to buy tea, coffee or water at The Coffee Shoppe in the Mall. For more information, call the Office for the Aging at (845) 340-3456.
—— OUTDOOR SPORTS Trailsweepers Snow and Sports Club: Open to new members of all ages. Trailsweepers ski, snowboard, cross country ski, snowshoe, windsurf, mountain bike, road bike, hike, backpack, canoe/kayak and have fun. Club meets second and fourth Tuesdays of the month 7:30 p.m. at Stella’s Italian Restaurant in Uptown Kingston. For more information and to check out their events calendar, visit www.trailsweepers.org
—— SHOOTING Sight-In Day: Nov. 12 at the Marbletown Sportsmen’s Club on Scarawan Road in Stone Ridge. Begins at 9 a.m. A free community service in preparation for the hunting season.
Final Turkey Shoot and Big Fall Raffle: 2 p.m. Nov. 13 at the Kalicoontie Rod & Gun Club, 333 Schneider Rd., Livingston. 5 prizes to be awarded: Savage 11 Scout 308; Weatherby Vanguard 243; Ruger .22 American Rifle; Browning Spec Ops Cam; and two bricks of .22s Tickets are $2. Funds raised benefit various community projects/events: Open House, Appleseed Project, Hunter Safety and NRA Pistol courses, 4 H Shooting Teams, Boy Scouts,
Food Pantry, Children to DEC Camp, NRA Training Camps, NRA Refuse to Be a Victim (women), Columbia County Sportsmen Federation Youth Program, Project Long Beard Disabled Veteran Turkey Hunt, Bulletproof vest for a police dog. For more information on purchasing, call Joe at (518) 537-3997 or Scott at (518) 757-2552 or visit www.Kalicoontie.com
—— SOFTBALL Dutchess Debs 18U: Looking for a few players, including a pitcher, for the 2017 season. If interested, call Mike Sheedy at (914) 474-6794.
—— WEIGHT LIFTING USAPLSTRONGMAN “Be The Animal” Bench Press Tournament: 10 a.m. Dec. 4 at MAC Fitness in the Kingston Plaza. Event to benefit the SUNY Ulster wrestling team, which is returning after nearly 40 years. Funds raised will go directly toward a new mat, warmup clothing and travel expenses. Weight Classes: 132, 148, 165, 181, 198, 220, 242, 275 and Superheavyweight. Fee: $60. For more information, contact Pat Carroll at (845) 3396381.
—— WRESTLING Clubs Mid-Hudson Dark Corner
Wrestling Club: Meets 6-8 p.m. Wednesday and Fridays in the Kingston High School wrestling room. Beginning through advanced wrestling. Folkstyle, Freestyle and Greco-Roman. For more information, call coach Cappy Weiner at (845) 532-0364.
Officiating Mid-Hudson Wrestling Officials Association
New Officials Clinic: The Mid-Hudson Chapter of the New York State Association of Certified Wrestling Officials, which serves Section 9 and 1 in Ulster and Dutchess counties, is planning to conduct clinics for new officials soon. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age. Fee is $25 for materials and the course. If you pass the test and become a Candidate Official, there is an additional $56 for dues for the 2016-17 season. If interested, contact Brent Kinney at (518) 369-3240 or email firstname.lastname@example.org