Archive - Sports Article
August 3rd, 2012
The National Football League is cranking up and will be in full swing in just a few weeks. All the fantasy football league team owners will draft their teams at the end of this month.
Here are my top three â€śsleepers,â€ť plus a few more, at each position:
1. Seattle Seahawks â€” The Seahawks used eight of 10 draft choices this year on defensive players. The injection of youth should help bolster a strong unit that went largely unnoticed last season â€” despite posting solid numbers across the board.
2. Detroit Lions.
3. Chicago Bears.
Field No. 1
Muldrow vs. Battiest, 10 a.m.; Smithville vs. Quinton, 11:15 a.m.; Talihina vs. Roland, 12:30 p.m.; Howe vs. Roland, 1:45 p.m.; Panama vs. Berryhill, 3 p.m.; Panama vs. Broken Bow, 4:15 p.m.; Poteau vs. Beggs, 5:30 p.m.; Poteau vs. Berryhill, 6:45 p.m.; Panama JV vs. Beggs JV, 8 p.m.
Field No. 2
Whitesboro vs. Quinton, 10 a.m.; Whitesboro vs. Battiest, 11:15 a.m.; Howe vs. Berryhill, 12:30 p.m.; Pocola vs. Berryhill, 1:45 p.m.; Spiro vs. Broken Bow, 3 p.m.; Heavener vs. Berryhill, 4:15 p.m.; Wister vs. Colbert, 5:30 p.m.; Wister JV vs. Westville, 6:45 p.m.
Physicals for Pansy Kidd Middle School seventh-eighth grade Raider and Lady Raider athletes will be 4:30 p.m. this afternoon at Dr. William Willis' office, located at 104 Wall Street.
The physicals will cost $15 cash per individual.
For additional information, call PKMS Coach Greg Wilson at (918) 839-7346.
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Carl Albert State College Assistant Softball Coach Megan Young will give softball lessons at $25 per hour to girls up through age 18.
To schedule a session or for additional information, call (580) 704-4517.
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Some of you may have seen the new tackle shop across from Marvinâ€™s in Poteau called Bass Fanatix. Josh Wallis is an avid fisherman who loves fishing and everything about fishing. He has wanted to open a tackle shop for several years, and he saw a golden opportunity in the city of Poteau.