Poteau Daily News

Sports news in brief


Ben Klutts of Poteau totaled three hits, a walk and five runs batted in during Arkansas State’s three-game sweep at the hands of Louisiana-Monroe to end the season. He hit a home run and had three RBIs in the seriesopen­ing 16-9 loss to ULM on Thursday. Klutts had a two-run double and a walk in a 13-7 loss to ULM on Friday. Klutts led ASU (11-38, 5-24 Sun Belt) with 11 home runs and 39 RBIs to go with a .276 batting average, a .379 onbase percentage and a .514 slugging percentage.


Oklahoma Coaches Associatio­n All-State: Poteau football head coach Greg Werner will be inducted into the OCA Hall of Fame on July 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Southern Hills Marriott Hotel in Tulsa. Pocola’s Raychel Nelke will play in the All-State golf match on July 25 at 8 a.m. at Cherokee Hills Golf Club in Catoosa. Howe’s Shiloh Fletcher and Raelyn Delt and Pocola’s Mika Scott will play for Small East in the small-school girls basketball All-State game at the Frank Herald Field House in Jenks on July 27 at 7 p.m. Poteau’s Dean Odom and Todd Mattox will play for the East Team with Mike Odom on the coaching staff in the All-State football game on July 29 at 7 p.m.


Carl Albert State College’s softball team will have open tryouts from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. today and June 21 for uncommitte­d players of the Class of 2022 and 2023 with intersquad scrimmages following. Anyone interested can contact CASC softball head coach Lexi Watson at aswatson@carlalbert.edu.


The Poteau Kiwanis

Club golf tournament will be Friday at Wolf Ridge Country Club. Registrati­on is at 9 a.m. Tee time is at 10 a.m. Entry for this three-person scramble is $195. Lunch is provided.

Contact Lyle Whitworth at 918-41-3-2929 or whitworthl­yle@yahoo.com or Susan Jenson at 918-649-3146 for more.

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The Poteau Kiwanis Club Learn to Swim program starts June 7 and is Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the month, ending on June 30. The program is free.

Registrati­on will be 9 a.m. on June 7. Depending on how many children sign up, there could be two sessions each day, 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.

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The Spider Webb Memorial Golf Tournament will be June 10-12 at Wolf Ridge Country Club.

The cost is $550 or $500 if the team has a personal cart.

Included are the Saturday team horserace for qualified teams, postround hospitalit­y on Saturday, on-course beverage stations, flight payouts, closest-to-hole prizes and tee gifts for each player.

June 10 is the practice round with tee times available all day. Registrati­on begins at noon. June 11 is the first tournament round with tee times at 9 a.m. Teams can still register that day at 7 a.m.

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The Poteau Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic will June 17 at Wolf Ridge Country Club. Tee time will be 9 a.m. This is a two- or four-person scramble. The cost is $140 per two-person team or $70 per person. Lunch, beverages, snacks, cart and greens fees are included. Pre-register by June 3 to get a polo shirt.

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