Archive - 2014 - Sports Article
The LeFlore County Bass Club had its seventh tournament of the 2014 circuit Sunday at Potato Hills South on Sardis Lake. There were 28 boats filled with anglers who caught a collective total of 75 fish that weighed a total of 195.13 pounds. The average fish weighed 2.6 pounds, and eight limits were caught.
POCOLA â€” The Two Tracks, Two Nights racing card will take place Saturday night and Sunday night at Tri-State Speedway.
Saturday night, the pit gate will open at 4 p.m., the grandstands at 5 p.m. and racing will begin at 7:30 p.m.
On Sunday night, the pit gate will open at 4 p.m. with hot laps beginning at 6 p.m.
Admission is $30 each night, plus pit pass.
For additional information, call (479) 806-4101 or (479) 427-1299.
Last weekend's races were rained out.
MOORE â€” The Poteau Lady Pirates' 3,200-meter relay team of Deven Bond, Haley Griggs, Sheridan Hoyer and Kandace Standridge set a school record in its state runner-up finish to Plainview in this month's Class 4A State Meet at Lions Stadium. Tuesday night at the same place, they avenged the setback.
Bond, Griggs, Hoyer and Standridge were third in the 3,200-meter relay at the Meet of Champions with a time of 9:48.88, beating state champion Plainview that finished fifth in the event (9:54.37).
The Spiro Basketball Camps will take place later this month inside the Spiro Multipurpose Gym.
The elementary school camp will be from Tuesday through Thursday and is open to students entering kindergarten through fifth grade next school year. The camp for kindergarten through second grade will take place from 9 to 11:30 a.m., while the camp for grades three through five will take place from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Cost is $30 per camper.
For additional information or to reigster, call Dustin Gist at (918) 605-1840 or make contact by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The 2014 Poteau High School track awards banquet took place Wednesday night at Western Sizzlin' with several athletes getting special recognition for this season's accomplishments.
WILBURTON â€” Eastern Oklahoma State College will host the 42nd annual Kiamichi All-Star Classic sports competition tonight and Saturday. Area high school players will compete for either the North or South teams in basketball, softball and baseball.
The Kiamichi All-Star Classic will begin tonight with girls' basketball at 6:30 p.m., followed by boys' basketball at 8 p.m. in the Claud C. Dunlap Field House.
The softball game is set for 1 p.m. Saturday, followed by baseball at 3 p.m.
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42nd Kiamichi All-Star Classic Rosters
Just like in the Civil War, the North beat the South. However, in the case of Tuesday night's 2014 LeFlore County Basketball Coaches Association's All-Star Games at Carl Albert State College's Mick Thompson Fieldhouse, it happened not once but twice.
The North All-Star Boys handled the South 70-42, right after the North Girls held off the South 48-43.