, Muskogee, OK

March 20, 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.



• MCCOYS and Muskogee Youth Baseball have teamed together to have anti-bullying classes for our baseball teams this year. Classes will be at the Roxie Theater. Four-year-old program is 6 p.m. March 31, and ages 5-6 at 7 p.m. Ages 7-8 is 6 p.m. April 1 and 7 p.m. an additional class for other groups or those who missed a previous class. Contact: Marie Gassaway, (918) 682-3745.


• 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.

• Umpire meeting, 6:30 p.m. April 3 at the Muskogee Library.  If you want to umpire in Muskogee Youth Baseball League you will need to attend this meeting. 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.

• OK Kids 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U Baseball tournament April 5-6 at Love/Hatbox Sports Complex. Three-game guarantee, OK Kids Rules, entry fee $75 to $125. Contact: Neil Hays (918)617-5564.

• 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.



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


• 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.



 • 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.     

 • 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

• Run for Your Color 5K, 5:30 p.m. April 3, hosted by Northeastern State women’s soccer. Held at the Centennial Plaza in front of the Sequoyah statue. Check-in begins at 3:30 p.m. Registration: $20 per person. Register at in advance or on the day of the race. Contact: Rachel Sordahl at or 918-232-1641.



• 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.


• 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.