Sports briefs — Sept. 21, 2017

Published Sep 21, 2017 at 12:00pm

Boolermaker kids run to be held at Utica Zoo

UTICA — The Boilermaker Road Race will hold a free kids run at the Utica Zoo on Saturday, Oct. 14 at 10 a.m. for children ages 4-12.

The Boolermaker at the Utica Zoo is a Halloween-themed event inspired by the original Boolermaker event that was held 2014-15 on the grounds of the Masonic Care Community.

Participation is free and includes admission for one adult and one child to the Utica Zoo, redeemable at any time, and a runner’s gift bag.

Check in begins at 9 a.m. on race day. The field will be capped at 200 participants.

For more information or to register, visit