, Muskogee, OK

October 24, 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.


• 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.


• Muskogee Area Basketball Officials  meetings, M and M Driving School on York Street, 6 p.m. Oct. 30 and Dec. 5.


• 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 Youth Football League along with the Fort Gibson and Hilldale Youth Football programs have joined together to provide a double-elimination youth football tournament Nov. 16-18 for teams in grades 2-6. Trophies are given to the first and second place teams in each grade. For details e-mail



• First Annual Wagoner Schools iRun, Nov. 3 at Maple Park. Pre-registration Race-day registration begins 7:30 a.m. Cost: $25 for 5K and $15 for fun run.