Archive - May 14, 2014 - Sports Article
It will be a somewhat local battle in the Class 3A State Tournament quarterfinals Thursday night at Edmond Memorial High School as the Spiro Bulldogs meet the Vian Wolverines at 6:30 p.m. The winner will play at 1:30 p.m. Friday in the semifinals, with one more victory getting that team to the state title game at 2 p.m. Saturday at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark in downtown Oklahoma City.
SPIRO â€” The Spiro Basketball Camps will take place later this month inside the Spiro Multipurpose Gym.
The middle school camp will be from 1 to 4 p.m. May 21-23 and is open to boys and girls entering grades six through eight next school year. Cost is $30 per camper. Any campers registered by Friday will be guaranteed T-shirts.
ENID â€” In some ways, third time was the charm for Cameron senior golfer Kody Whitehead. While he did not win state in his third straight trip to the Class 2A State Tournament, he finished the highest of all three years as he was fourth in this year's event, which took place at Oakwood Country Club.
Whitehead shot a 71-77-78â€”226 to finish not just in the top 10 but in the top five as he placed fourth.
In both of his first two trips to state, Whitehead tied for 14th as a sophomore and 11th last season.
HEAVENER â€” The 2014 baseball season came to a screeching halt for the Heavener Wolves on Saturday afternoon at the Class 3A Regional Tournament as Vian's Josh Bolin hit an RBI single to right field to break a 4-all tie to give the Wolverines a 5-4 victory in the loser's-bracket final and put an end to the Wolves' season.
The Wolves split their first two games on Wednesday on opening day, falling 8-7 to the Kingston Redskins but routing the Hugo Buffaloes 16-5.
HARTSHORNE â€” The 2014 baseball season came to an end for the Panama Razorbacks on Friday at the Class 2A Regional Tournament, losing twice on the day â€” 4-2 to No. 4 Calera and 3-2 to Haworth in nine innings.