Archive - Feb 2014 - Sports Article
Despite getting a career-high of 28 points from Breonna Johnson, the Carl Albert State College Lady Vikings were unable to overcome the Northern Oklahoma College-Enid Lady Jets going 31-of-39 from the free throw line as the Lady Jets beat the Lady Vikings 71-66 Thursday night at the Mabee Center in Enid.
The Jets shot lights out from start to finish as they connected on 17-of-29 from 3-point range and hit 66.7 percent on field goals as they dominated the Vikings 101-61 in the second game of Thursday night's doubleheader.
The Arkoma Lady Mustangs will have at least one more week of basketball.
The Lady Mustangs routed the Stuart Lady Hornets 70-42 in the Class A Regional Tournament on Thursday night in Stuart.
The win not only put the Lady Mustangs into Saturday night's regional finals against Kiowa at 6:30 p.m. in Kiowa, Arkoma automatically earned a berth into next week's Class A Area Tournament, which will take place Thursday through Saturday at Southeastern Oklahoma State University's Bloomer Sullivan Fieldhouse in Durant.
CLEVELAND, Okla. â€” The Leflore Savages have a shot a some more hardware Saturday night, plus they're playing more basketball.
The Savages got past the New Lima Falcons 57-54 Thursday night in the Class B Regional Tournament.
The Savages will play Cave Springs here at 8 p.m. Saturday for the regional title, but both teams will advance to next week's Class B Area Tournament, which will be Thursday through Saturday at Sand Springs.
WILBURTON â€” The Whitesboro Bulldogs are not only a win away from a regional title, but assured another week of hoops.
The â€™Dogs handled the Buffalo Valley Buffaloes 44-29 in the Class B Regional Tournament on Thursday night at the Wilburton High School Gym.
The Bulldogs will play Moyers here at 8 p.m. Saturday for the regional title, but both teams will advance to next week's area tournament at Ada High School's Cougar Activity Center.
The news wasn't as good for the Lady Bulldogs, who lost 44-21 to the Lady Buffaloes on Thursday night.
For three Poteau Pirate wrestlers, Khy Mote, Daylon Brewton and Devin Anderson, there's nothing more they want to do than make state in their final opportunities to do so. They will get that chance today and Saturday at the Class 4A Regional Tournament in Bristow. The top four finishers in each weight class will make the state tournament the following weekend in Oklahoma City.
Editor's note: The Talihina wrestlers will be at the Class 3A Regional Tournament today and Saturday at Plainview High School in Ardmore.
SHAWNEE â€” The Hodgen Lady Bulldogs won their Organization of Rural Elementary Schools [ORES] Division II State Tournament quarterfinals Thursday afternoon at St. Gregory's University, downing Harmony 39-38.
The Lady Bulldogs will play tonight in the state semifinals for a shot at the state title on Saturday.
The Monroe Eagles, who won the 2014 LeFlore County Junior High Tournament, played their quarterfinal game in the ORES Division III State Tournament on Thursday at Seminole State College.
The LeFlore County Bass Club had its second tournament of the 2014 circuit Sunday at Chicken Creek on Lake Tenkiller. There were 26 boats with 48 anglers who only caught a grand total of 11 fish weighing a collective 31.41 pounds. Each fish caught averaged 2.86 pounds.
Jerrid Keller and Bobby Williams won the event with 8.22 pounds to win $600. Jeff Hardin and Dennis Roper were runners-up (6.85 pounds, $360).
CLEVELAND, Okla. â€” The Leflore Lady Savages stayed alive in the Class B playoffs with a 49-23 win over the Paden Lady Pirates in the consolation side of the regional tournament Thursday afternoon.
The Lady Savages will play in the consolation semifinals here at 6:30 tonight with the winner playing for the consolation championship here at 1:30 p.m. Saturday for the right to go to next week's Class B Area Tournament at Sand Springs.
The news wasn't as good for the Bokoshe Tigers, who were eliminated 56-47 by the Paden Pirates, to finish the season at 1-20.
STUART â€” The Class A playoffs came to an end for the Cameron Yellowjackets Thursday afternoon as they lost 73-71 to the Clayton Bulldogs in the regional tournament consolation quarterfinals to end their season at 12-13.
The Arkoma Lady Mustangs and Mustangs played the host teams Thursday night for the right to get to Saturday night's regional title games, and earn automatic berths to next week's Class A Area Tournament at Southeastern Oklahoma State University's Bloomer Sullivan Fieldhouse in Durant.
TALIHINA â€” The Talihina Golden Tigers ended the regular season in fine fashion Tuesday night with a 46-40 home victory over the Antlers Bearcats on Chris Gillespie Court at Ray Henson Gymnasium.
Lady Luck did not go in the Lady Golden Tigers' favor as they lost a heartbreaking 32-29 game to the Lady Bearcats in Tuesday night's first game.