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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
• The 2014 Muskogee Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball League will start Jan. 25 to Feb. 22. League is for youth in grades 1-6. Cost per player is $40. Deadline to register team is Jan. 10. Contact: Denise Hickman (918) 684.6344 Ext. 1485 or email@example.com
• 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 www.muskogeeparks.com 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, benefitting 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: www.freezeyourfaceoff.org or (405) 657-9935.