At its annual meeting in June, Operation Oswego County (OOC) presented Heidi Hazen-Forte with its 2010 Dee Heckethorn Entrepreneur Award. Hazen-Forte was recognized for her entrepreneurial spirit and determination in establishing an innovative business, an indoor sports facility tailored for girlsâ€™ fast pitch softball training. The facility also offers classes to its athletes such as recruiting preparation and college placement, sport nutrition, time management skills and sport psychology. Hazen-Forte was also recognized for taking considerable risk in building a new 6,400-square-foot building in the Rich Corporate Park in the town of Hastings. Pictured are, from left, Nancy Bellow, OOC board president, Hazen-Forte and L. Michael Treadwell, OOC executive director.