, Muskogee, OK

March 8, 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.



• Muskogee Youth Baseball coaches meeting, 7 p.m. March 25, Muskogee Public Library. Team fees are to be turned in there from 6-7 p.m. Contact: Marie Gassaway, (918) 682-3745.


• Muskogee Youth Baseball preseason Tournament April 7-11. Surrounding area league teams are welcome.. Sign your team up at Contact: Marie Gassaway, (918) 682-3745.



• Grades 3/4, 5/6 and 7/8 boys and girls basketball tournament at Brushy School just north of Sallisaw March 22-23. Three-game guarantee, entry $150.  For more information call (918)774-8261.



• Muskogee Men’s Golf Association four-man scramble, Fountainhead 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, by March 14.



 • Run 4 Rwanda 5K and Fun Run, 3 p.m. March 30 at Haskell High School. To register visit Register before March 21 to get a guaranteed t-shirt.  All proceeds go towards Rwanda Reformation Ministry.  Contact: Jon Tucker (918) 482-4418.     



• Hatbox 7-3 coed church, Deadline April 1, entry of $350 due. Coaches meeting: 6 p.m. April 1, Hatbox Fields. Games Tuesdays and Thursdays. Contact: Jody or Randy Fulton, (918) 351-4028 or (918) 351-8538.

• Oktaha Fastpitch Summer league has openings for teams in the middle school division and high school division. School teams and non-school teams are welcome to participate. Games will be on Tuesday afternoons/ evenings. May 27-June 24, two or three games each evening. Contact: Kia Holmes, (918) 616-2464.



• Muskogee Parks and Recreation Department will host a Hershey’s Track and Field Games local meet March 14-15 at Indian Bowl.  All participants must pre-register but participation is free. Signups will be held March 8 at Arrowhead Mall (Food Court) 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.  Program is for youth ages 7-14. Deadline is March 11.  Parental consent and a copy of birth certificate required.  Contact: or call (918) 684.6345 Ext. 1485.



• Little Diggers camp, 6-8 p.m. March 17-19 at Muskogee High School for ages 8-15. Cost: $40 includes pizza party. Register day of event. Contact: John Hammer (918) 348-8180.