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Posted: Monday, July 30, 2007 12:00 am

“West Texas Wrapup” appears Mondays and Thurs-days in the OA sports section. Items must be faxed or mailed at least 24 hours before they are requested to appear. Phone numbers listed are in the 432 area code unless noted. Items will not be accepted by phone. The fax number is (432) 333-7742. Send items by mail to West Texas Wrapup, Odessa American Sports Department, P.O. Box 2952, Odessa, TX, 79760-2952.


>> Champion Motor Speedway, located between Odessa and Midland at 12300 W. Highway 80 E., has racing every Saturday night; pits open at 5 p.m.; gates open at 6 p.m.; racing begins at 8 p.m. Information: Call 561-5555 or www.championmotorspeedway.com.


>> A 9-and-under select team is looking for players for the upcoming season. Information: Gerry Ornelas at 432-238-6149 or Oscar Moreno at 432-557-5726.

>> Odessa High School Intense Baseball program; all sessions at Odessa High; 60 hours of high school-type workouts; every Monday-Thursday through Aug. 16; daily sessions at 8 a.m., 9:15 a.m., 10:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.; ages 8-incoming freshmen; $500; Limited to first 48 players, registration is first-come, first-serve. Information: Mike Munguia, 230-6377; Robert Graham, 853-8918.


>> 2007 CPBYAA Registration; 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 28 and 1-4 p.m. Aug. 29, 1911 McCall Place off 7th Street between Grandview and Park avenues; birth certificate and proof of school enrollment is required; fee is $105 for tackle football, which is for children entering third-sixth grades; fee is $45 for flag football, which is for children entering kindergarten-third grades; also, a coaches meeting is scheduled from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 4. Informa-tion: 366-1128.


>> Odessa College Elite Camp for junior high and high school golfers; Aug. 6-9, Champions Golf Center; conducted by Odessa College golf coach Paul Chavez, PGA professional Amy Hennis, Odessa College assistant coach Doug Bryant and Permian High boys coach Shawn Mahan; fee is $100; camp is limited to first 40 golfers. Information: Call Champions Golf Center at 367-3673.

>> Joe Beene Benefit; Aug. 10, Nueva Vista Golf Club, Midland; shotgun start at 12:30 p.m.; field limited to first 120 paid entrants. Information: Dan Brazelton at 362-8800 or Koy Stribling at 381-0220.


>> Boys and Girls Club of Odessa offers weekly classes in power tumbling, reading, science and various sports. Information: 337-8389.


>> Odessa Soccer Association fall registration; regular registration will be conducted through Aug. 5; fee is $65 per player, but families with three or more players will save $5 per player; registration will be taken at the OSA offices at 4800 East Universi-ty #E from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; new players need a copy of birth certificate; players must be 4 years old by July 31, 2007. Information: Nancy at 368-4114.


>> Sleepless Summer Men’s All-Niter Tournament, hosted by the Odessa Softball Association; Aug. 4-5, UTPB Softball Complex; entry fee is $160 for ASA-sanctioned teams or $170 for unsanctioned teams. Information: 550-7811.

>> You Can Run … But You Can’t Hide men’s tournament; Aug. 4-5, Ozona; $130 per team; ASA rules used. Information: Terry Garza at 512-554-6050 or Harvey Sanchez at 325-392-2421.


>> Permian Basin Camps; match-play camps July 30-Aug. 2 in both Odessa and Midland; camp directors are Luis Valdez, Shane Williford and Jayson Everett; daily clinics also will be available throughout the summer. Camp and fee information: Valdez at 570-6245.

>> Tennis at the Hut Match Play Camps provided by Trilogy Athletics; camps continue through early Aguust. Information: Luis Valdez at 570-6245 or 889-2588.


>> Amber Zant Elite Camp; July 30-Aug. 3, First Presbyterian Church, Midland; incoming seventh- and eighth-graders will go from 8-10 a.m.; incoming ninth-graders will go from 10 a.m.-noon; incoming sophomores-seniors will go from noon-2 p.m.; West Texas Juniors players can attend for free; fee is $75 for non-West Texas Juniors Players. Information: Nancy Cayce at 687-5058.

>> Odessa High School practices; begin Aug. 6; interested players need to attend the opening practice from 6-8:30 a.m. Information: Call OHS coach Linda McMillan at 634-7460.

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