Sports Briefs

The second annual Brittney Cox Memorial Golf Tournament 2-Man Scramble will take place at noon June 29 at Choctaw Country Club. Lunch will be served at 11 a.m.The event was slated for April 27 but was rained out.The entry fee is $135 per team, but for teams that have golf carts their fee will be $120.Mulligans will be available at $10 for two, with a limit of two per golfer.All proceeds will benefit Poteau High School.For additional information, call Cody Cox at (918) 649-7980 or Brenda Sanders at (918) 649-4039.• • •Registration is now open for the 2013 LeFlore County Express Fall Soccer League.Registration can be done through the Internet at will end today.Cost is $35 per child registered until today. Beginning Saturday, late registration cost per child will increase to $40.Payment method details are available at the aforementioned website.• • •The 2013 Poteau Coed Church Softball League registration has begun.Any church that is interested in playing at the Poteau Area Recreational Complex this summer needs to contact Billy Bond at (918) 647-1939.The entry fee is $400 per team. Deadline to entry is June 26.League will begin play on July 8 or 9.• • •The Mark Sullivan “Mud Duck” Junior Golf Camp will be June 18-20 at Choctaw Country Club.The entry fee is $20.For additional information, call (918) 839-0155, (918) 649-5030 or (918) 647-3488.The accompanying Mark Sullivan “Mud Duck” Junior Golf Tournament will be June 24 at Choctaw Country Club.• • •The 16th annual Poteau Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament will take place June 24 at Choctaw Country Club.There will be two rounds totally 18 holes of golf, one beginning at 8 a.m. and one at 1 p.m.Check-in will begin one hour before each round will begin.There is a 60-team limit for the two-player event. Entry fee is $50 per person or $100 per team.Early bird registration will end June 12, and the cut off date for registering will be 5 p.m. June 19. Those who register by June 12 will receive a Ping-style golf shirt.There will be a hole-in-one prize awarded.Breakfast and lunch will be served prior to each round.For additional information, call (918) 647-9178.• • •The Poteau Kiwanis Club "Learn to Swim" Program will begin next month at the Twyman Park pool.The event will take place on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays beginning June 11 and end June 28.There will be three classes each day, 9 a.m., 10 a.m. and 11 a.m.There will be four divisions — "cannot swim," "barely swims," "fair swimmer" and "good swimmer."The event is for children ages 6 to 12. Deadline to register is next Friday.For additional information, call (918) 647-9178.• • •The “Camp of Champions” basketball camp will take place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 11-14 on Chris Gillespie Court at Ray Henson Gymnasium on the campus of Talihina High School.Cost is $40, with a $20 deposit for pre-registering.For additional information, call (405) 779-1421.• • •The Red Oak Softball Camps will take place June 27-28.The camp for those entering kindergarten through third grade will be from 9 to 11:30 a.m. daily, while the camp for those entering grades four through seven will be 12:30 to 3 p.m. daily.Cost is $35 per camper.Besides Red Oak coaches Casey Butcher and Trey Booth running the camp, former Lady Eagle and Oklahoma Sooner softball player Javen Henson will be present.For additional information, call Butcher at (918) 448-8955.• • •The Choctaw Country Club will have its annual Church Golf League action starting July 1.League action will take place for eight weeks, and there is a limit of 18 teams.For additional information, call (918) 647-3488.