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August 20th, 2015
The Pocola Indians football team will get its first taste of what it will be like on Friday nights when they have their first scrimmage of the season at 6 p.m. Friday when they welcome the Gore Pirates to John Carter Field.
WHITESBORO â€” The Whitesboro Lady Bulldogs split their home three-way with Wright City and Arkoma, beating the Lady Mustangs 9-1 but losing 11-3 to Lady Lumberjax 11-3.
Wright City blanked Arkoma 4-0 in the middle game of Tuesdayâ€™s three-way.
Cameron 6, Buffalo Valley 0: In Buffalo Valley, Cameron pitcher Dakotha Battice threw a two-hitter for the Lady Yellowjackets.
Heavener 8, Hartshorne 2; Wilburton 2, Heavener 0: In Wilburton, the Lady Wolves split Tuesdayâ€™s road three-way.
CAMERON â€” The Howe Lions got their first fall baseball win of the season as they roared past the Cameron Yellowjackets 14-6 in a game ended by run rule after five innings.
The â€™Jackets had a 4-3 lead after two innings, but the Lions scored four runs in the third inning to take a 7-4 lead, which they never lost.
The Arkoma Mustangs football team has some questions it needs to answer, and coach Mark Weatherton said several â€” if not all of them â€” will hoped to be answered in Thursday night's six-way scrimmage against host Midway, Tulsa Regent Prep and three of Arkoma's District B-4 foes, Keota, Porum and Wetumka. Action at Midway High School in Council Hill, northwest of Checotah, will begin at 7 p.m.
The Spiro Bulldogs will get their first taste of game-like situations Thursday night when they participate in a six-way scrimmage at Okmulgee along with four Tulsa Schools â€” Hale, McLain, Rogers and Webster. The junior varsity part of the scrimmage will be at 6 p.m., with the varsity portion of the scrimmage at about 7 p.m.
After graduation hit the Talihina Golden Tigers pretty hard last spring, the Golden Tigers are trying to find those players replacements. They hope to do so in Thursday night's road scrimmage against the homestanding Valliant Bulldogs at 6:30 p.m.
Three LeFlore County softball teams, Poteau, Heavener and Wister, will represent the county at the Oktaha Tournament, which will take place Thursday, take a day off Friday and conclude on Saturday.
The Lady Pirates will face the host Lady Tigers at 11:20 a.m. Thursday, then meet the Stilwell Lady Indians at 12:45 p.m.
The Lady Wolves will meet the Sequoyah-Tahlequah junior varsity at 11:20 a.m. Thursday, followed by a 12:45 p.m. game against Warner.
The Lady Wildcats will face Vian at 2 p.m. Thursday and Sallisaw-Central at 3:20 p.m.