By LIBBY CUDMORE • for AllOTSEGO.com
COOPERSTOWN – For Bob Hall, while growing up in Springfield, a trip to the Clark Sports Center was about as good as a day could get. “On Saturdays, my friends and I would get a parent to bring a carload of us down to the Clark Sports Center – it was next to the Baseball Hall of Fame back then – and we’d play all day.”
Hall, a longtime youth coach and referee, is this year’s Fetterman Award Winner at the Clark Sports Center, given annually in memory of Patrick C. Fetterman, a long-time Associate Director of the Alfred Corning Clark Gymnasium at the center.
Hall grew up playing football, basketball, soccer and baseball. “When you’re in a small town, sports are always a good thing to do,” he said. “I still play basketball at the Clark – something to do on those cold winter nights!”…