, Muskogee, OK


September 16, 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.



• Northeastern State University baseball team’s instructional fall league for high school students (classes of 2013 to 2016) runs until Oct. 7. First day will involve skill evaluation and placement. All games will involve in-game instruction and teams will be limited in size to ensure ample playing time. To register or for more information, contact Travis Janssen, (918) 444-3910 or email at

• Vian Youth Baseball fall league for 8-under (coach pitch) and 10-under (peewee) players. Contact: Bruce Caldwell, (918) 773-7241.



• 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.

• Fort Gibson Hoop Fest, Oct. 5-6, at Fort Gibson High School, for boys and girls in grades 3-8. Contact: Jennifer Hill, (918) 869-1639.



• Muskogee Church League, 7-on-7 flag football. Cost: $150 per team. Eight-week regular season. Games will be played Sunday afternoons, with a double-elimination postseason tournament. Community teams allowed upon request.  Information: John Hasler, (918) 616-7866, Phan Nguyen, (918) 869-9844 or




• Pecan Valley Golf Course, Fort Gibson; 50-older scramble, 9 a.m. Thursdays; 100 percent payback. Contact: (918) 478-9774.

• Pecan Valley Golf Course, Fort Gibson; Church League golf, 5:30 p.m. nine holes every Tuesday, $10 per player includes green fee and half-paid cart fee. Contact: (918) 478-9774.

• Hilltop Golf Course, Porter; Two-person blind-draw nine-hole scramble, 6 p.m. Thursdays; 100 percent payout. Contact: (918) 483-9551.

• Hilltop Golf Course, Porter, Two-person bring your own partner scramble, 10 a.m. Saturdays; 100 percent payout. Contact: (918) 483-9551.


• Baptist Collegiate Ministries fundraiser tournament, CobbleStone Golf Club, 9 a.m., Oct. 20. Cost: $140 per four-person team in best ball scramble. Contact: James Kizzia, (918) 348-6304.

• Fundraiser hosted by Pregnancy Resource Center for area youth going to seventh grade girls spring tea and boys bash, Muskogee Country Club, 12 p.m. shotgun start, Oct. 1. Cost: $300 per team for the four-person scramble. Contact: (918) 360-3556.

• Stidham Redhawk Two-man Best Ball Tournament, Whispering Meadows Golf Course, Warner, 5:30 p.m., Sept. 20. Cost: $40 per person, $80 per team. Contact Lucky Tarkington, (918) 441-6813.




• 2012 Cowboys Regional Rodeo Finals, Oct. 18-20, Kay Rogers Park in Fort Smith, Ark. Contact Jackie Hoffarth, (479) 530-1959.



• Run Gore, a 5K run, 8 a.m. Sept. 22 along River Road. Fun run, 7:30 a.m. Contact: Jerry Cavanaugh, (918) 430-6776.



• Dice Dawson Tennis Tournament, Oct. 6, at Spaulding Park. Contact Dice Dawson, (918) 260-0070.

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