Sports Briefs

Carl Albert State College Assistant Softball Coach Megan Young will give softball lessons at $25 per hour to girls up through age 18.To schedule a session or for additional information, call (580) 704-4517.— — —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.— — —The 2012 Poteau Quarterback Club Youth Football Camp will take place from 8 to 10 a.m. July 30-Aug. 1 at Costner Stadium.The cost is $25 per participant. The camp is open to youth who will be entering grades three through six.Entry forms may be picked up at Poteau High School.For additional information, call Joy Womack at (918) 647-1694.— — —There will be a softball camp from 6 to 10 p.m. Aug. 2-3 at the Poteau High School softball field. Registration will take place from 5 to 6 p.m. Aug. 2. The entry fee is $50 per camper.Among the camp instructors will be former Red Oak Lady Eagle and current Oklahoma Sooner Javen Henson, who played in the 2012 Women's College World Series in June in Oklahoma City.Henson will be joined by other college players who will also be instructors at the camp.For additional information, call (918) 647-1694 or (918) 649-4694.— — —The Poteau Spirit Center will begin its fall classes on Aug. 6.The beginning cheerleading (CHIPS) class will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays, which will follow Monday's 5:30 p.m. dance classes. There will also be dance classes at 4:30 p.m. Thursdays.Gymnastic classes will be at 4:30, 5 and 6 p.m. on Tuesdays as well as 4:30 p.m. on Thursdays.Competitive gymnastics classes will take place from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, with Level 1, 2 and 3 competitive gymnastics classes being from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursdays.Competitive cheer classes will take place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Mondays and 4:30 to 6 p.m. on Wednesdays.Tumbling classes will be at 6:30 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays.For additional information, call (918) 647-3547.— — —Leflore Public Schools will have physicals for all athletes from noon to 2 p.m. next Friday in the weight room of the Leflore Gym.All athletes in grades seven through 12 who plan on playing sports this year must get a physical.The cost of physicals will be $10 per student.Bus drivers' physicals will also be administered at the same time.For additional information, call (918) 753-2345.— — —Northeastern Oklahoma State University High School Baseball Prospect Camp will take place Aug. 11. The camp is open to high school baseball players who graduated in May or who will graduate in 2013-16.The session will be from 1 to 5 p.m. at Thomas Rousey Field. Registration will begin at noon Aug. 11. Cost is $60 per camper.For additional information, call NSU Coach Travis Janssen at (918) 444-3910 or (918) 316-9195, or by email at— — —The Poteau Fall Softball League will be Sept. 17-Oct. 25. The league will have three divisions, ages 12-, 10- and 8-and-younger. There will be six teams in the age 12-and-younger league, while the other two leagues will have 12 teams. The entry fee is $300 per team for the age 12-and-younger league, while the entry fee is $250 per team in the other two leagues.The age 12-and-younger league will play games beginning at 6 p.m. Mondays, 10-and-younger league games will begin at 6 p.m. Tuesdays and league games for the age 8-and-younger league is 6 p.m. Thursdays.For additional information, call Billy Bond at (918) 647-1939.— — —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.— — —The Holiday Island (Ark.) Rotary Club Dettwiller/Lehr Golf Tournament will take place Aug. 25-26 at Holiday Island County Club.Entry fee for each two-player team is $300, which includes both rounds of golf with golf carts, lunch both days and a reception/dinner on Aug. 25.For additional information, call Allen Huffman at (479) 981-0654 or email him at