Sports Briefs

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.— — —Northeastern Oklahoma State University is having several baseball/softball camps. The NSU Hitting Intensity Camp will be Monday and Tuesday at Thomas Rousey Field. The camp is open to baseball players who are from age 12 up through 2013 high school graduates. Cost is $50 per camper.The NSU 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— — —Eastern Oklahoma State College Baseball Camps will take place this month. One session will be 6 to 9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday and the other will be from 6 to 9 p.m. July 16-17.Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. on the first day of each camp. The camps are open to players who are ages 5 to 12. The entry fee is $60 per camper, which includes a camp T-shirt. For additional information, call (918) 465-1704.— — —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. Tuesday 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.— — —A coed Amateur Softball Association State Classification Tournament will take place July 14 at the Ardmore Softball Complex.The entry fee for the double-elimination tournament is $175 per team, with the deadline of 4:30 p.m. Wednesday to enter.All teams must be ASA sanctioned. If not, there will be an additional fee of $25 due as well as the entry fee.For additional information, call (580) 223-4844.— — —The Smithville Lady Braves Softball Clinic will take place Thursday and next Friday.The guest instructor will be former Red Oak Lady Eagle and current Oklahoma Sooner third baseman Javen Henson, whose Sooners came in national runners-up to Alabama at this month's Women's College World Series.The fielding session will take place Thursday, while the batting session will be next Friday. The entry fee for one day is $20 or $35 for both days.The camp for ages 8-12 will be from 9 a.m. to noon each day, while the camp for ages 13-18 will be from 1 to 4 p.m. each day.For additional information, call Jana White at (580) 209-2310.— — —The Sam Bradford Football ProCamp presented by Chesapeake Energy and in partnership with The Oklahoman will be Tuesday and Wednesday at the University of Oklahoma Intramural Fields. Bradford will be on site the entire camp to direct camp activities and provide instruction. He will be joined by a selection of the top prep and college coaches from the Norman area.The camp is open to boys and girls ages 7 to 14 and focuses on the team concept and fundamentals of football. Groups will be small to ensure that each camper gets personalized instruction.Bradford, a former OU quarterback, Heisman Trophy winner and current St. Louis Rams quarterback, will also give daily talks highlighting the finer points of the game of football and beyond. Each camper receives an autographed camp team photo with Bradford, camp T-shirt, goodie bag and the opportunity to win additional prizes.Spots are limited, so campers are encouraged to register early. Cost of the ProCamp is $199. Additional information and registration is available at or calling (888) 389-CAMP (2267).— — —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