Skip to main content

Archive - Nov 3, 2013

Hard to believe the season's almost over; playoffs nearing

November 3, 2013

By the time this column is read, there will only be one more week remaining in the 2013 high school football season. How time flies when you're having fun, right?
The playoffs will begin in two weeks, and it's going to be a banner one for LeFlore County — at least to start.

High School Boys Basketball Roundup

November 3, 2013

SMITHVILLE — The Howe Lions opened their 2013-14 season in fine fashion Friday night with a 70-39 rout of the Smithville Braves.
The Lions had a 15-8 lead after one period, but outscored the Braves by 12 points in the second quarter at 20-8 to take a 35-16 halftime lead.
Red Oak 70, Wister 37: In Wister, the Eagles had an 11-7 lead after one period and slowly stretched it from there. They led 25-17 at halftime and 43-26 entering the final period.
Editor's note: Nothing was reported on Leflore's home game with Indianola by press time.

High School Girls Basketball Roundup

November 3, 2013

SMITHVILLE — The Howe Lady Lions got their 2013-14 basketball season off to a roaring start as they routed the Smithville Lady Braves 72-31 Friday night.
The Lady Lions jumped out to a 23-7 lead after a period and never looked back.
Red Oak 67, Wister 27: In Wister, the Lady Eagles soared out to a 25-9 lead after one quarter and never looked back.
Editor's note: Nothing was reported on Leflore's home game with Indianola by press time.

Arkoma handles Wright Christian

November 3, 2013

The Arkoma Mustangs won in a 59-12 game-shortened contest Friday night by the mercy rule in the final quarter against Wright Christian on Friday night in Tulsa.
The Mustangs charged to an early lead and held it all night, but a freshman added the grace note by surrendering a certain score to set up a senior teammate for his first career touchdown coach Mark Weatherton said.
With a 53-12 lead, Matthew Harmon picked off a Wright Christian pass and ran it back 40 yards before stepping out of bounds at the 1-yard line.

Maud spoils Senior Night for Bokoshe

November 3, 2013

BOKOSHE — In a battle of Tigers in Friday night's District C-4 game, Maud came to town and beat Bokoshe 44-0.
Turnovers doomed Bokoshe which hurt its own chances with miscues.

Idabel's big plays sink Heavener to spoil Wolves' playoff hopes

November 3, 2013

IDABEL — The Heavener Wolves, needing a win to keep slim playoff hopes alive, didn’t find it in the lowlands of McCurtain County on Friday night.
Idabel outgunned Heavener with big plays in the passing attack and around the edge for a 48-28 triumph to dash the Wolves' playoff hopes.
The Warriors, who had lost 14 games in a row, scored four straight touchdowns to take control of this one.

Classified Ads

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes