Sports Briefs

The Eastern Oklahoma Riverdawgs Major American Legion baseball team will have tryouts at 5 p.m. May 14-15 at Cameron.Players who are between the ages of 16 and 19 are eligible to try out. Players who are age 19 who try out cannot turn age 20 before Jan. 1, and all players must live within a 50-mile radius of Spiro.For those who try out, there will be a fee to pay to play.For additional information, call Dave Oliver at (918) 413-1667 or Robert Walden at (918) 649-5316.— — —The LeFlore County Coaches Association Golf Scramble will take place at 4 p.m. May 16 at Choctaw Country Club.Entry fee is $30, which includes green fees, golf carts and hamburgers.For additional information, call Scott Gregory at (918) 839-7823.— — —The Howe Basketball Camp will take place May 21-23 at the Howe Gym.The camp is open to any students who will enter grades four through nine next school year.Entry fee is $40 per camper.For additional information, call Chris Brown at (918) 658-8256.— — —The sixth annual Jack Hall-Patrick Lynch Memorial Shrine Golf Tournament will begin with a 1 p.m. shotgun start on May 21 at Wolf Ridge Golf Course.Entry fee for the four-person scramble is $50 per person or $200 per team.Two mulligans may be purchased for $5, with a maximum of eight per team.The tournament will be open to the first 36 teams.Silver hole sponsorship is $50 and gold hole sponsporship is $100.For additional information, call Randy Bridgman at (918) 647-3243, Tommy Robertson at (918) 647-6119 or Brian Shore at (918) 647-6761.— — —The Wolf Ridge Women's Golf Association seventh annual 2-Lady Invitational Scramble will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. May 22 at Wolf Ridge Golf Course.Entry fee is $65 per golfer and $130 per team, which includes golf carts.For additional information, call Kay Chitwood at (918) 647-5859.— — —The 2012 Spiro Basketball Summer Camps will take place later this month.The camp for those who will be entering grades six through eighth will be from 9 a.m. to noon May 22-24 at the Spiro Gym.The camp for those who will be entering grades kindergarten through two will be from 9 a.m. to noon May 29-31.The cost $30 per camper, which includes a free T-shirt. Deadline to register to get the free T-shirt is May 14.For additional questions, call Dustin Gist at (918) 605-1840.— — —The Billy Ray Hoffman Invitational will take place June 2-3 at Wolf Ridge Golf Course.The entry fee for the two-person scramble is $160 per person, which will include golf cart and a practice round on June 1.The deadline to enter is May 25.For additional information, call (918) 647-7274.— — —The eighth annual "Hooked on Fishin'" Kids Tournament will take place from 7 a.m. until noon June 2 at Long Lake Resort.Entry fee is $30 per boat.There will be two age divisions, ages 8 to 11 and ages 12 to 15. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.Trophies will be awarded to all 50 places, and prizes will be awarded for the top three finishers in each division.For more information, call Mark Goines at (918) 963-2409 or (918) 721-3818, Jody Adams at (918) 649-7387 or Kelly Cooper at (918) 649-4749.— — —The Choctaw Country Club Church League will begin play at 5:30 p.m. June 4 and will take place at the same time every Monday for eight straight weeks.It will be a three-player scramble. The league is limited to the first 18 teams.For additional information, call the pro shop (918) 647-3488 or Bobby Pickle at (918) 721-3492.— — —The second annual Duck Martin 14 Foundation PIT Camp Fundraising 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will take place June 9 at both Wister gyms.There will be eight teams in eight divisions, third-fourth grade boys, third-fourth grade girls, fifth-sixth grade boys, fifth-sixth grade girls, junior high boys, junior high girls, high school boys and high school girls.The deadline to enter is May 31.For additional information, call Creigh Smith at (918) 385-1043, Rodney Nobles at (918) 647-6272 or Casey Hemphill at (918) 413-2217.— — —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— — —The 10th annual Carl Albert State College Scholarship Golf Scramble will begin at 10 a.m. next Saturday at Shadow Creek Country Club in Sallisaw.Registration will begin at 9 a.m. next Saturday.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.— — —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 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