Archive - Sep 5, 2013
Who knew when the Pocola Lady Indians and the Poteau Lady Pirates played last week it could very well be a prelude to this month's LeFlore County Fast-Pitch Softball Tournament. If the seeding holds true, that will end up happening on Sept. 19.
The Lady Pirates were named the top seed of this fall's county tournament, with the Lady Indians being second, at Wednesday's seeding meeting at Western Sizzlin'
The Lady Pirates blanked the Lady Indians 2-0 last week.
The Talihina Golden Tigers are primed to get the 2013 season off and going when they entertain the Wilburton Diggers at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Doc Robinson Stadium.
â€śEvery week, we're getting better,â€ť Talihina coach Kelly Gravitt said. â€śI feel pretty good about where we're at. We had a real good scrimmage [last Friday night] against Vian and Roland. They were good teams, and I was very pleased with how we did against those two teams. As long as we don't regress, we should be a good football team.â€ť
After some struggling seasons, there seems to be some renewed enthusiasm for Bokoshe Tigers football.
The season for the Tigers will begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday as they hit the road to face the Oaks Warriors.
â€śI can tell they're ready to play,â€ť first-year Bokoshe coach Bryan Murray said. â€śThey're wanting to go hit someone else. I can't see them not being up for this. They've really worked hard in the off-season and in practice. They're ready to prove to people that they're better. We're looking forward to Friday night.â€ť
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WHITESBORO â€” The Spiro Lady Bulldogs got the week off and running in fine fashion Tuesday by posting wins over host Whitesboro (8-4) and Panola (16-0) in a three-way. The Lady Bulldogs also downed the Lady Bearcats 11-2.
Arkoma 3, Keota 0; Keota 10, Arkoma 2: In Arkoma, the Lady Mustangs split their games in their return back from the Labor Day break.
Panama 2, Oktaha 1, 9 inn.: In Oktaha, Panama's Kendra Swindle got the game-winning RBI single in the ninth inning to break a 1-all tie for the Lady Razorbacks.
HOWE â€” The Cameron Yellowjackets baseball team got a doubleheader sweep of the Howe Lions on Tuesday at Lions Field. The â€™Jackets took the opener 1-0, then beat the Lions in the nightcap 8-3.
Leflore 4, Smithville 1; Buffalo Valley 4, Leflore 0: In Leflore, the Savages split their home games on Tuesday.