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April 14th, 2014
HARTSHORNE â€” The Poteau Pirates baseball team ended the weekend on a high note with a 13-0 rout of the Eufaula Ironheads to win third place in the 2014 Coal Mining Classic.
The Pirates lost in Friday night's semifinals 9-0 to Silo.
The Heavener Wolves were eliminated from the tournament on Friday, losing 5-3 to Oktaha in the consolation semifinals.
WISTER â€” The good news for the Wister baseball program on Saturday was that two pieces of hardware came home from the 2014 Wister Invitational Baseball Tournament. Unfortuntely, neither plaque was the championship one.
The Wildcats fell 9-0 to Red Oak in Saturday's title game after handling Panama 13-1 in Friday night's championship semifinals. The Eagles blanked Leflore 7-0 in Friday's other championship semifinal.
SALLISAW â€” The Spiro Bulldogs celebrated a tournament title for the second straight weekend. After winning the 2014 LeFlore County Tournament on April 5 at Cameron, the Bulldogs won the Tiger Shootout by outlasting the Vian Wolverines 11-10 in Saturday's title game.
The â€™Dogs reached the title game with a 15-2 rout of Westville in Friday's championship semifinals.
RATTAN â€” The Cameron Yellowjackets split their games in Friday's three-way, beating the Hugo Buffaloes 5-4 but losing 8-2 to the host Rattan Rams.
Keota 15, Arkoma 0: In Keota, the Mustangs were the victims of a perfect game.
The Lions, leading 2-0 after an inning, scored seven unearned runs in the second inning for a 9-0 lead. A six-run third inning put the game into run-rule status.
Monday Games Rained Out
Several Monday games were canceled due to wet fields from Sunday's rains.
Red Oak 9, Wister 0, 6 inn.
Panama 10, Leflore 9
Wister JV 7, Howe 4
Wister 13, Panama 1
Red Oak 7, Leflore 0
Howe 9, Whitesboro 8
Wister JV 7, Talihina 6
SALLISAW â€” The Pocola Indians and the Spiro Bulldogs each won their opening-round game in the 2014 Tiger Shootout on Thursday.
The Indians beat the Muldrow Bulldogs 8-3, while the â€™Dogs routed the Roland Rangers 15-0.
Pocola met Vian on Friday afternoon right before Spiro faced Westville in the championship semifinals. The winners will meet at 5 today for the title, while the losers will play at 2:30 this afternoon for third place.
McCURTAIN â€” The Arkoma Mustangs suffered a 10-2 road loss to the McCurtain Bulldogs on Thursday afternoon in a game called in the sixth inning due to the run rule.
Thanks to an RBI triple by Josh Marion in the first inning, the Mustangs took a 2-0 lead.
The Bulldogs tied the game in their half of the inning, then slowly pulled away. A sixth-inning run put the game into run-rule status.
The Poteau Pirates baseball team won its opening-round game in the Coal Mining Classic on Thursday night in Wilburton, doubling the Stigler Panthers 8-4.
The Pirates played in the championship semifinals Friday night in Wilburton, with a win putting them into this afternoon's title game at 3:30 p.m. in Hartshorne. A loss Friday night put them into the third-place game at 1:15 this afternoon.