Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2012 Poteau High School Sports Hall of Fame.
Categories include: football, boys and girls basketball, baseball, fast-pitch and slow-pitch softball, boys and girls soccer, boys and girls track, boys and girls golf, boys and girls cross country, boys and girls all-around athlete, wrestling, coaching and support and service.
The deadline to submit nominations is Friday.
For additional information or to submit a nomination, call (918) 839-0394.
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Girls are needed to play for an age 12-and-younger softball team in the Green Country Softball League. Games will take place at the Poteau Area Recreational Complex.
The team will practice in Cameron.
For additional information or to register, call Mike House at (918) 658-5510.
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The Poteau Lady Pirates softball program will have an age 6-7 coach-pitch league beginning in May and end its season in June.
Players must have been age 7 by Jan. 1, 2012, or must turn age 6 by Jan. 1, 2013.
The entry fee is $150 per team, and the league is open to six teams. For additional information, call Kathy Nye at (918) 649-4326 or email to email@example.com .
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The Poteau Baseball and Softball Leagues are needing coaches for teams in both leagues.
Coaches are needed for two teams in the boys age 11-13 baseball league, and one coach for the girls age 8-and-younger coach-pitch league. For additional information or to sign up to coach one of these teams, call Billy Bond at (918) 647-1939
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The Brittany Cox Memorial Golf Tournament will begin at 7 a.m. May 5 at Wolf Ridge Golf Course. The tournament will conclude when darkness falls. Lunch will be provided.
The entry fee for the two-man scramble is $135 per team. Hole sponsorships are available at $100 per hole.
Deadline to purchase a hole sponsorship will be April 8. All proceeds will benefit Poteau High School.
For additional information, call Brenda Sanders at (918) 649-4039 or Cody Cox at (918) 649-7980.
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The third annual Village 2 Village Golf Tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. June 23 at Wolf Ridge Golf Course.
Entry fee for the four-man scramble is $280 per team. After June 16, the entry fee will increase to $320. Entry fee includes green fees, cart and a barbecue lunch.
Mulligans will be available at $5 each with a limit of one per nine holes.
There will be a putting contest, with the entry fee being $5 per putt or $10 for three putts.
The first hole-in-one winner will win a car. For additional information, call (479) 785-3575 or go online to www.v2vClassic.com .
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The 10th annual Carl Albert State College Scholarship Golf Scramble will begin at 10 a.m. May 12 at Shadow Creek Country Club in Sallisaw.
Registration will begin at 9 a.m. May 12.
Entry fee for the four-person scramble is $50 per person or $200 per team.
The winning team will win $600, with the second-place team getting $450 and a wild-card drawing will take place with the lucky team earning $300.
There will be prizes awarded for the longest drive, closest to the hole and holes-in one. For additional information or to pre-register, call Paul Marshall at (918) 776-9242.
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A fifth-sixth and seventh-eighth grade boys and girls youth basketball tournament will take place March 31 in Sallisaw.
There will be a three-game guarantee and the cost will be $125.
To enter or for further information, call (918)776-0234.
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The Boys and Girls Club of McAlester will put on a competitive baseball and softball league.
It is believed sports encourages a healthy lifestyle in our youth, which is a rising concern to many.
Sports also promotes high self esteem in children that will benefit them in many aspects.
For additional information, call the Boys and Girls Club of McAlester Athletic Department at (918) 426-5144.
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The Satchel Paige All-Stars Travel Baseball Team is looking for youth baseball players ages 13-14, 15-16 and 17-18 years old that would like to be a part of our 2012 Summer Travel Baseball Team that will include trips to Cincinnati, Omaha, Neb., Springfield, Mo., Orlando, Fla., and Puerto Rico.
All interested players should contact Coach Mike Mayden for registration information at (773) 744-1040 or email to www.whsn.org .