, Muskogee, OK

April 5, 2014

Sports calendar

Phoenix Staff Reports

— 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.



• Players needed for 9-and-under first-year kid pitch. Contact Danny at (918) 577-1994.


• OK Kids 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U tournaments April 26-27 at Love/Hatbox Sports Complex. Three-game guarantee - OK Kids Rules, entry fee $75 - $125. Contact: Neil Hays (918)617-5564.



• Oklahoma City Thunder youth camp, ages 10-16, June 23-27 at Bishop Kelley High in Tulsa and three other statewide locations in June and July. Registration info is at

• Bill Muse Cowboy Basketball Camp at Connors State College, June 16-19 and July 14-17. Boys 8 and up. Cost $100. Shooting Camp for boys and girls, July 18-19. Cost: $75. Register by May 15 and receive a free basketball. Contact: (918) 463-6231.


• Connors State College will host the Southwest Hoops College Workouts for 2014 unsigned high school seniors from 10:30 a.m.-noon April 19 at Melvin Self Field House. Cost: $35. Contact: Rick McCormick at



• Free camp offered for Muskogee Youth Football from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays on the practice field south of Indian Bowl. Grades 1-7 eligible.




• Tuesday night men’s league at Eagle Crest. Contact: (918) 682-0866.


• Muskogee Men’s Golf Association, noon April 19, Pryor Creek Golf Course. Info at


• Kelly B. Todd Charity Tournament, May 19, benefits Kelly B. Todd Cerebral Palsy Center. Individuals can register for $100, and a four-member team for $400. Starting May 1, individual entries are $125 and team entries are $500. Online registration is available at www.mobilityplus-kbtgolf Contact: Shelly Hughey, (918) 687-2947.



 • Muskogee Run, 15K, 5K and 1-mile fun run. Honor Heights Park, 8 a.m. April 12. Cost: $35 for 15K, $25 for 5K and $20 for 1-mile before April 1; additional $5 after. Registration can be sent to Muskogee Parks and Recreation, 837 E. Okmulgee Avenue, 74403. Contact: Joel Everett, (918) 685-0248 or, or Martin Updike at (918) 577-1956 or at



• Men’s open league now forming. Deadline: May 1, entry is $350. Contact: Jody Fulton, (918) 351-4028 or Randy Fulton (918) 351-8538.


• OK Kids 6U, 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U tournament May 10-11 at Love/Hatbox Sports Complex. Three-game guarantee - OK Kids Rules, entry fee $100 to $150 Contact: Neil Hays (918)617-5564.

• Tulsa Shootout slowpitch tournament, Cherokee Nations Softball Fields, Park Hill, on April 5. Men’s and co-ed (5/5) divisions. Register by March 31. Cost: $150. Contact: Krystal Markwardt, (918) 693-0317 or Dana Cundiff, (918) 616-8092.



• Four-time state champion Fort Gibson girls swimming team is selling T-shirts as part of their fundraising to purchase championship rings. To buy a shirt, or make a donation to the team, contact Connie Dean (918) 478-3619 or text or email Darla Cantrell at (918) 869-6547 or