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July 11, 2014

The 2014 Choctaw Country Club Junior Golf Clinic will take place the next two Tuesdays. The clinic will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. every Tuesday.
The entry fee is $10 per child per week, which includes drinks each week. All ages are welcome.
At the end of the eight-week clinic, there will be a tournament, a cookout and a pool party.
For additional information, call (918) 647-3488.
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The 2014 Spider Webb Invitational will take place Saturday and Sunday at Wolf Ridge Country Club and Choctaw Country Club.
The entry fee is $400 per team or $200 per person. The tournament is limited to the first 80 teams that enter.
For additional information, call Ronnie Burgess at (918) 839-4810 or go online to
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There will be a coed softball tournament beginning at 8 p.m. Friday at the Arkoma High School baseball field and will last all night.
The entry fee is $100 per team. All proceeds will benefit the Arkoma High School football program.
For additional information, call Mark Weatherton at (479) 806-5091.
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The 2014 fall season of the LeFlore County Soccer League will begin registration Tuesday.
For additional information, go to or go to the LeFlore County Express Soccer’s Facebook page.
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Arkoma High School athletics announces the 2014-15 parents/guardians meeting 7 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 8 at the Arkoma Events Center to officially present all paperwork necessary to participate in sports.
All athletes going in to 7 through 12 grade must be represented at the meeting.
If you or your parents/guardians can't attend, call Rick Harvey at (918) 875-3353 or through Facebook.
Physicals for all athletes will take place from 9 to 11 a.m. Aug. 8 at the Arkoma Events Center.
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Eastern Oklahoma State College will offer an all-skills baseball and softball camp from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. This camp will focus on all basic baseball and softball skills, including throwing, fielding, hitting and base running.
The cost is $60 and includes a camp T-shirt.
Campers can register at the baseball field beginning at 5:30 p.m. prior to each camp’s first day.
For more information or to reserve a spot, call (918) 465-1704.
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The 2014 Amateur Softball Association Coed Slow-Pitch Softball District Tournament will take place next Friday through July 20 at the Poteau Area Recreational Complex.
The entry fee is $175. The deadline to enter is 6 p.m. Wednesday.
For additional information, call Billy Bond at (918) 647-1939.
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The Tyler Caldwell Wrestling Camp will take place from 8 a.m. to noon Thursday and next Friday at Perkins-Tryon High School.
The camp cost is $75 per participant. Weigh-in will begin each day at 7:30 a.m.
Caldwell is a four-time All-American, a two-rime NCAA finalist and a member of the United States World Team.
For additional information, call (405) 743-7988.
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The Johnny Nimmo Winners Never Quit Golf Tournament will begin with a 1 p.m. shotgun start next Friday at John Conrad Golf Course in Midwest City. Lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m.
The entry fee is $60 per player, and $15 will get participants two mulligans and a throw as well as entry into a prize drawing.
The deadline to enter is Monday.
For additional information, call Dustin Wood at (405) 420-5392 or Michelle Ross at (405) 476-6491.
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The 2014 Poteau Main Street Matters Golf Tournament will begin at 9 a.m. Aug. 9 at Choctaw Country Club. Registration will begin at 8 a.m. that morning.
The entry fee is $50 per player. Golf carts are available for $15, but must be reserved in advance. Two mulligans are available for $10.
Hole sponsorships are available for $125.
For additional information, call Eric Standridge at (918) 647-8648 or Randy Bridgman at (918) 647-3243.
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There will be a soccer referee course and a soccer referee re-certification course administered Aug. 16 at the Patrick Lynch Public Library.
The course for those wishing to become soccer referees for the first time will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with lunch from noon to 1 p.m. The cost is $60.
The course for referees wishing to get their re-certification will take place from 4:30 to 7 p.m. There will be no cost for those currently certified.
For additional information and to print the courses booklets, go to
If older than age 18, a background check will need to be done.
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There will be a soccer referees meeting at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 18 at The Coffee Cup.
The main item on the agenda will be getting prepared for the fall season, which will take place from Sept. 6 through Nov. 8.
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There will be a fall coach-pitch baseball league at Heavener's Blues Park that will play games on Sundays during September.
For additional information, call Bobby Pickle at (918) 721-3492.

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