Archive - Sports Article
June 27th, 2012
There were several winners in the 2012 Bi-State Women's Golf Tournament, which took place Tuesday at Wolf Ridge Golf Course.
In first flight, the low gross title went to JoAnn Winstead, with Poteau's Kay Chitwood in second and Christie Mahl in third.
Cheri Gosey took first place in low net in first flight, with Poteau's Kelly Holton runner-up and Prissy Buchanan of Fort Smith, Ark., in third.
Carol Sargent of Springdale, Ark., won the low gross title in second flight, followed by Dixie Reed from near Lake Tenkiller in second and LaVonne Hayes in third.
The 47th Spider Webb Two-Person Scramble Golf Tournament will take place July 14-15 at Choctaw Country Club. The entry fee for the two-person scramble is $175 per golfer, which includes range balls and a practice round on July 13 and dinner on July 14.
For additional information, call Choctaw Country Club at (918) 647-3488.
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Friday Couple Scrambles will take place at 5:30 p.m. every Friday at Wolf Ridge Golf Course. The entry fee is $15 per person for the nine-hole weekly event. For additional information, call (918) 647-2582.
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It was not a good Sunday afternoon for the Eastern Oklahoma Riverdawgs Major American Legion baseball team.
The Riverdawgs suffered a sweep at the hands of the Bartlesville Indians by scored of 13-2 and 4-3 at Poteau High School's Town Creek Park.
The Riversdawgs will entertain Kerwins at 5:30 p.m. today in a doubleheader at Pamana.
The four-player team of Perry Reed, Josh Wiles, Joe Tackett and Josh Tackett won the Village 2 Village Golf Tournament Saturday at Wolf Ridge Golf Course. The foursome shot a 56.
The quartet of David Jones, Mike Walker, John Coppack and Mark Chamberlin was runner-up with a 59.
The Major League All-Star Game is not until July 10 at Kansas City's Kaufman Stadium, but for one LeFlore County softball player, there's an all-star game Monday night.
Poteau Lady Pirate Shelby Standridge will play in the 2012 Sparkler College Exposure All-Star Game Monday night in Westminister, Colo.
Standridge, who plays with the Oklahoma Elite softball team in the summer which went to the World Series last August in Kansas City, Kan., will showcase her talents in both the outfield and at shortstop while representing her team at the Sparkler College Exposure All-Star Tournament.