Archive - Sep 27, 2011 - Sports Article
It looked like a sixth-inning run was going to pull it out for the Poteau Lady Pirates in Monday afternoon's cancer game against Red Oak.
But a three-run rally by the Lady Eagles in the seventh inning rallied Red Oak to a 4-2 victory.
It was quite a good weekend for a lot of LeFlore County fast-pitch softball teams and fall baseall teams last week as several won district-tournament titles. As for baseball, Wister (Class A) and Whitesboro (Class B) also won their district tournaments.
Spiro at Poteau, 4 p.m.
Panama and Sequoyah-Tahlequah at Red Oak, 3:30 p.m. (Panama vs. Sequoyah-Tahlequah, 5 p.m.; Panama vs. Red Oak, 6:30 p.m.)
Class 3A Regional Tournaments
OKTAHA â€” Earlier this season, the Oktaha Tigers handled the Cameron Yellowjackets 12-0 in a run-rule game to begin the Eagle Classic on Aug. 17 in Red Oak. But when it counted, it was the â€™Jackets who stung the Tigers.
The Yellowjackets run ruled the Tigers 12-0 Friday night to win the Class A District Tournament.
Cameron (21-7) were sent to Wister for the Class A Regional Tournament along with Rattan and Wright City. The champion and the consolation champion will each qualify for next week's Class A State Tournament.
BUFFALO VALLEY â€” The Whitesboro Bulldogs baseball team took the first step in a repeat trip to the fall state tournament Friday afternoon.
The Bulldogs defeated the Leflore Savages 15-6 in Friday afternon's title game to win the Class B District Tournament.
The â€™Dogs (13-13) will be in the Class B Regional Tournament at Red Oak, along with host Eagles, Stuart and Coleman. The champion and consolation champion will advance to next week's Class B State Tournament.
The Savages end the season at 11-11.
BRAGGS â€” The Arkoma Lady Mustangs went 1-2 at the Class B District Tournament on Friday. After beating Cave Springs 9-1, Arkoma lost twice to Braggs by scores of 17-5 and 10-2 to see their season end.
The Lady Mustangs end their season at 8-17.
KEOTA â€” It was a quick postseason trip for the Howe Lady Lions softball team. The Lady Lions suffered a 10-6 loss to Porum and a 12-6 setback at the hands of the Keota Lady Lions to see their season end Friday afternoon at the Class A District Tournament.
Howe ends the season at 14-18.
The team of Scotty White and Jonathan Burgess won the â€śTeam Whitneyâ€ť Benefit Golf Tournament Saturday at Wolf Ridge Golf Course with a score of 10-under par.
The Panama softball coaching tandem of Grant Ralls and Jamie Hoffmann were second at 7-under.
Tying for third at 4-under were Cody Shore and Kale Holton as well as Josh and Joe Tackett.
There was also a tie for fifth place at 3-under between Hoss Delaplank and Kevin Traywick as well as Brian Free and Jose Chavez.
Robbie Ellis and Billy Hoffman were seventh (-2), while David White and Weylin Groom were eighth (+1).