January 10th, 2015
BOKOSHE â€” The Bokoshe Lady Tigers got back on the winning track Thursday night with a 58-44 home win over the Wister Lady Wildcats at Bokoshe Tigers Fieldhouse.
Trailing 13-9 after a period, the Lady Tigers outscored the Lady Wildcats 49-29 over the final three periods to get the come-from-behind win.
Panama 60, McCurtain 53: In McCurtain, the Lady Razorbacks won for the second time in 48 hours.
Quinton 45, Pocola 36: In Quinton, the Lady Savages, who trailed 8-4 after a period, outscored the Lady Indians 17-7 in the second quarter to take a 21-15 halftime lead.
VIAN â€” The Poteau Pirates wrestling team posted a 43-33 victory on the Vian Wolverines, handing the host team its first loss of the season in 11 duals.
The Pirates, along with Talihina's four wrestlers, will be in the McAlester Tournament this weekend.
The Hodgen Bulldogs and the Howe Lions, as well as the Fanshawe Lady Grizzlies and the Cameron Lady Yellowjackets reached Friday afternoonâ€™s consolation finals with Thursday wins at the Shady Point Gym in the 2015 LeFlore County Junior High Tournament.
The â€™Dogs got past the Talihina Golden Tigers 43-33, while the Lions beat last yearâ€™s champions, the Monroe Eagles, 38-25.
Both the Lady Grizzlies and Lady â€™Jackets won three-point games, as Fanshawe got past LCT host Shady Point 28-25 and Cameron edged Wister 26-23.
Thursdayâ€™s games at the Spiro Multipurpose Gym set up Saturday afternoonâ€™s match-ups at Carl Albert State Collegeâ€™s Mick Thompson Fieldhouse for fifth place in the 2015 LeFlore County Junior High Tournament.
The girlsâ€™ fifth-place game will pit the Poteau/Pansy Kidd Middle School Lady Raiders against the Hodgen Lady Bulldogs at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at CASC. The Lady Raiders survived a late Leflore rally to down the Lady Savages 34-28, while the Lady Bulldogs defeated the Whitesboro Lady Bulldogs 31-25.
Loretta Thompson, 91, of Keota died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 12, at Mallory-Martin Funeral Home Chapel in Spiro with burial in Cowlington Cemetery.
Claude Herbert Suddreth Jr., 49, of Panama died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015.
Private family services will be held. Mallory-Martin Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Thomas Dewey Pool Jr., 46, of Van Buren, Ark., died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, in Fort Smith, Ark.
Viewing will be from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 11, at Grace Manor Funeral Home.
Roberta Y. Anglen, 63, of Spiro died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2015.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10, at the Choctaw Community Center in Spiro under the direction of Mallory-Martin Funeral Home.