Sports Briefs

Anyone interested in coaching a Poteau City League baseball/softball team for the 2013 season needs to contact Billy Bond at (918) 647-1939 or via e-mail at first coaches meeting will be at 1 p.m. March 9 at Sherman Floyd Fieldhouse.The season will begin April 29.• • •Any team that is interested in playing in the 2013 Green Country League at the Poteau Area Recreational Complex will need to attend the first coaches meeting at 2 p.m. March 9 at Sherman Floyd Fieldhouse.For additional information, contact Billy Bond at (918) 647-1939 or by e-mail at• • •Any team that is interested in playing in the age 14-and-younger fast-pitch softball spring league needs to contact Billy Bond at (918) 647-1939.The season will begin March 25, and all games will be played on Monday nights.Each team will play a doubleheader. The league has a limit of 12 teams.The entry fee for the upcoming season is $210.Each team will play an eight-game schedule.• • •Sunday Couple Scrambles at Wolf Ridge Golf Course will take place at 2 p.m. Sundays.The entry fee is $15 per person for the nine-hole weekly event.For additional information, call (918) 647-2582.• • •Choctaw Country Club is having a membership drive until April 1. Anyone signing up to become a member from now until March 30 will be able to use the country club for free, and play a round of golf for free.Beginning on April 1, those individuals will then be required to pay their dues covering a calendar year. There is a $25 application fee.For addtional information, call (918) 647-3488.• • •The John Ward Memorial Basketball Tournament will be Saturday and Sunday at the Wister High School gym.There will be a boys and a girls division in three different age groups — grades three-four, five-six and seven-eight.There is a three-game guarantee, and there are limited spots available.For additional information, call Gary Gibson at (918) 658-4428.• • •There will be a 3-on-3 fundraising basketball tournament sponsored by the Panama High School basketball seniors Feb. 9 at the Panama High School gym. Entry fee is $80 per team, with the deadline to enter on Friday. For additional information, call Dennis Wright at (479) 719-0546 or Chris Gollihare at (918) 385-2842.