Archive - Mar 2014 - Sports Article
POCOLA â€” The Pocola Indians finished their four-game stint in the Cameron Spring Break Festival undefeated with two wins on Thursday, beating county rival Bokoshe 12-1 and Antlers 13-5, at their own site.
CAMERON â€” The Leflore Savages suffered two losses on Thursday, falling 10-0 to Seminole and 6-0 to Stilwell, in the Cameron Spring Break Festival.
Editor's note: No information was received by press time on Cameron's games against Seminole and Stilwell by press time. Look for the story those games in Tuesday's edition.
BROKEN BOW â€” It was a rough spring break for the Talihina Golden Tigers baseball team as they lost all four games in the Broken Bow Tournament. They lost 12-11 to Valliant, 10-0 to Kingston, 13-5 to Wagoner and 3-1 to Coalgate.
The LeFlore County Bass Club had its first open tournament of 2014 Saturday at Potato Hills South on Sardis Lake. There were 23 boats filled with anglers who caught a combined total of 47 fish with weighed a combined 155.92 pounds. Each fish caught averaged 3.32 pounds, and seven limits were caught.
The Knight duo of Justin and Dakota won the event with a total of 27.68 pounds, which is a club record on a five-fish limit stringer, to earn them $500. Among the fish hauled in was Justin's big bass winner of 7.85 pounds to earn him an additional $200.
The Wolf Ridge Country Club Grand Opening Tournament will begin at noon March 29. Check-in time will be 11 a.m. with a lunch provided.
The entry fee is $50 per person or $100 per two-person team.
Mulligans will be available for $10 apiece with a limit of two per golfer.
The tournament will be divided into three flights, with the top three teams in each flight being awarded prizes.
For additional information, call the clubhouse at (918) 647-2582.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. â€” The Poteau Pirates ended their Spring Break baseball trip in Florida with two losses, falling 5-4 in eight innings to Poly Prep, N.Y., and 12-7 to IMC Academy.
Byng 4, Spiro 1: In Spiro, the Pirates, who trailed 1-0 after five innings scored twice in the sixth and seventh innings to get the come-from-behind win.
Red Oak 17, Wister 0; Rattan 16, Wister 0: In the Red Oak Festival, the Wildcats suffered two lopsided losses.
CAMERON â€” The Panama Razorbacks baseball team won twice on the opening day of the Cameron Spring Break Festival, and did so in diverse fashions.
The Razorbacks run ruled the Howe Lions 18-0, then had to rally to down the Stigler Panthers 11-10 in eight innings.
The Lions went 1-1 on the day, downing Bokoshe 9-1 in the first game on the diamond for the Tigers since 2012.
Editor's note: No information on Cameron's game against Charleston, Ark., was reported by press time.
POCOLA â€” The Pocola Indians kept their unbeaten record intact Wednesday as they picked up a pair of wins at their site of the Cameron Spring Break Festival. The Indians outlasted the Seminole Chieftains 12-11 then blanked the Stilwell Indians 5-0.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. â€” The Poteau Pirates baseball team finally got to play some baseball in â€śThe Sunshine Stateâ€ť on Tuesday, beating Van Meter, Iowa, 3-2, but losing 6-1 to Faith Baptist, Fla.
Heavener 10, Stuart 2; Heavener 7, Roland 0: In Heavener, the Wolves ran their record to 8-0 with the two wins.
In the victory over Class B's seventh-ranked Hornets, Dillion May got the complete-game victory.
In the win over the Rangers, Colby McGee got the complete-game shutout.
Editor's note: Look for a story on Talihina's games this week in the Broken Bow Tournament later this week.
SPIRO â€” The Spiro Bulldogs baseball team won both games played in Tuesday's Eastern Oklahoma Spring Break Festival, outlasting both Beggs 9-6 and Salina 20-12.