, Muskogee, OK


January 16, 2014

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.




• Oklahoma Lifetime Hunting and Fishing license raffle, Jan. 25, halftime of Old Fort Classic girls championship game at Fort Gibson High School. Tickets on now on sale and can be purchased from any Fort Gibson Lady Tigers’ player.  Cost of ticket: $1 each.  Contact: (918) 478-2474 or (918) 869-1297.LEAGUES

• The Hulbert Drug Free basketball league is accepting applications and enrollment forms will be available at the Hulbert High School office when classes resume next week. Packets can be turned in from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.  Jan. 18. Contact: Towanna Martin (918) 931-2750 or Rebecca Krueger (918) 931-8777.



• Muskogee Men’s Golf Association four-man scramble, Cherry Springs Golf Course, 11 a.m. March 15. $25 green fee and $10 tournament entry. More info at Enter by email, or phone, (918) 869-2422.



• Muskogee Parks and Recreation will accept request for league, tournament, clinic/camp, runs or special events for the upcoming 2014 calendar year.  Information can be obtained at or at the Parks and Recreation offices at 837 E. Okmulgee Ave., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Contact: Muskogee Parks and Recreation,  (918) 684-6302.



 • Freeze Your Face 5K, 4:30 p.m. Jan. 18 at Cox Convention Center, benefiting National Alliance on Mental Illness-Oklahoma.  Entry fee: $30 and includes admission to Oklahoma City Barons hockey game. A separate division will allow runners to experience a mental health simulation of what patients live with daily which will add approximately one minute to the runner’s finish time. Contact: or (405) 657-9935.

• Fort Gibson United Methodist Church Cupid Shuffle 5K and Fun Run, 2 p.m. Feb. 15. All proceeds go to support church mission projects.  T-shirts; early bird registration $20 before Feb. 3. Register at    



• Fort Gibson Soccer Club spring league at the Fort Gibson Community Center, 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 18 and 25. Cost: $60, new players need to bring a birth certificate.  More info at


• Indoor Soccer Tournament at Extra Bases Training Facility, $150 per team. Jan. 31-Feb. 2. Deadline: Jan. 25. Contact: (918) 577-6894 or (918) 781-2672.

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