, Muskogee, OK

October 14, 2012

Sports calendar

— The Sports Calendar runs in print each Sunday and Thursday and is for non-profit community organizations or events sponsored by non-profit community organizations, Send entries by fax to (918) 684-2865, mail to 214 Wall Street, Muskogee 74401, bring by the Phoenix anytime Monday through Friday or email it to Information will not be taken by phone. Items to run in Sunday’s paper must be submitted before noon Friday, and for Thursday’s paper, noon on Tuesday.



• Bill Muse 2012 Cowboy Shooting and Offensive Skills Camp, Dec. 15-16 at Connors State, for boys and girls ages 8-up. Contact: Bill Muse, (918) 463-6231.

• On the Rise Inc. and Playmakers Fundamental Basketball Academy Training/Mentoring, ages 7 and up. Sessions begin 6:15-7:30 p.m. and will begin Oct. 16, $75 for a week or $35 for one session. All sessions will be held in the Muskogee area at a location to be announced. To register, contact Muskogee High assistant boys basketball coaches Robert Dubose, (405) 219-4257 or or Jimmie Walker, (918) 850-8192 or


• Muskogee Parks and Recreation youth league registration Oct. 27 at the Muskogee Public Library, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Grades 1-6 boys and girls may play. League begins Jan. 5. Cost: $30. Contact: Denise Hickman, director, (918) 684-6345 or

• Warner Backboard Spirit League, co-sponsored by the Warner junior high and high school varsity cheerleaders. Cost per player: $60. Boys teams and girls teams, grades 1-2 and 3-4. League begins Nov. 17 and runs for four Saturdays. Team sign-ups can be done at the coaches meeting Oct. 25 in the hospitality room at the Warner Event Center. Contact: Kristi Taylor, (918) 869-8355.


• Volunteer coaches and certified officials needed for  Muskogee Parks and Recreation youth league. League divisions are for grades 1-2, 3-4 and 5-6. Contact: Denise Hickman, director, (918) 684-6345 or



• Muskogee High baseball team four-person benefit scramble. Oct. 19 at CobbleStone Golf Course. Entry fee: $50 per golfer, $200 per team. Contact: Jeremy Griffin, (918) 919-1566.

• Baptist Collegiate Ministries fundraiser tournament, CobbleStone Golf Club,  9 a.m., Oct. 20. Cost: $140 per four-person team in best ball scramble. Contact: James Kizzia, (918) 348-6304.



• Monster Dash 5K trail road/obstacle run and Mummy 1K Fun Run, Oct. 20 at Sadler Arts Academy. Fund-raiser for Sadler seventh and eighth grade students’ “Celebrate Oklahoma field trip. Registration: 3:30 p.m. with 5K at 5 p.m. and fun run at 6 p.m. Contact: Georgie Chapuis, (918) 360-6588..



• Dice Dawson Tennis Tournament, rescheduled for Oct. 20  at Spaulding Park. Entry forms can be picked up at the Parks and Recreation Department next to Spaulding Park. Contact: Dice Dawson, (918) 260-0070.



• The Muskogee Mizuno will hold signups for kids age 8-18 today at the Muskogee Teen Center, 322 Callahan St. Players should wear volleyball gear ready to work out. All boys and girls will be placed on a team. It is not a tryout; no one will be cut. Registration: $50. League play starts Nov. 5 and runs through Dec. 14. Information:, (918) 949-8903 or