Poteau High School has been chosen to play in the Hootenâ€™s Kickoff Classic in Arkansas for the 2014 season.
The Pirates, who were Class 4A state runners-up in 2013, will play the Alma [Ark.] Airedales at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4 at Fort Smith [Ark.] Northside High School.
Poteau has been given a block of 1,000 tickets to sell in Poteau. Money raised by the purchase of tickets in Poteau will go directly to the Poteau High School athletics.
Tickets are $7 for adults and students. Pre-schoolers will get in free.
Anyone interested in purchasing tickets, please call Poteau coach Greg Werner at (918) 839-4572 or come by the high school office or the fieldhouse at Costner Stadium.