Archive - Sports Article
June 26th, 2012
It was not a good Sunday afternoon for the Eastern Oklahoma Riverdawgs Major American Legion baseball team.
The Riverdawgs suffered a sweep at the hands of the Bartlesville Indians by scored of 13-2 and 4-3 at Poteau High School's Town Creek Park.
The Riversdawgs will entertain Kerwins at 5:30 p.m. today in a doubleheader at Pamana.
The four-player team of Perry Reed, Josh Wiles, Joe Tackett and Josh Tackett won the Village 2 Village Golf Tournament Saturday at Wolf Ridge Golf Course. The foursome shot a 56.
The quartet of David Jones, Mike Walker, John Coppack and Mark Chamberlin was runner-up with a 59.
The Major League All-Star Game is not until July 10 at Kansas City's Kaufman Stadium, but for one LeFlore County softball player, there's an all-star game Monday night.
Poteau Lady Pirate Shelby Standridge will play in the 2012 Sparkler College Exposure All-Star Game Monday night in Westminister, Colo.
Standridge, who plays with the Oklahoma Elite softball team in the summer which went to the World Series last August in Kansas City, Kan., will showcase her talents in both the outfield and at shortstop while representing her team at the Sparkler College Exposure All-Star Tournament.
Pocola vs. Cameron, 5 p.m.; Heavener vs. Whitesboro, 5:40 p.m.; Heavener vs. Cameron, 6:20 p.m.; Pocola vs. Whitesboro, 7 p.m.; Heavener vs. Pocola, 7:40 p.m.; Whitesboro vs. Cameron, 8:20 p.m.
Howe vs. Hartford, Ark., 5 p.m.; Talihina vs. Sallisaw-Central, 5:40 p.m.; Howe vs. Sallisaw-Central, 6:20 p.m.; Talihina vs. Hartford, Ark., 7 p.m.; Sallisaw-Central vs. Hartford, Ark., 7:40 p.m.; Talihina vs. Howe, 8:20 p.m.
The 15th annual Poteau Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Monday at Wolf Ridge Golf Course.
Lunch and check-in will begin at noon Monday.
The entry fee is $65 per person or $130 per two-player team. Two mulligans will be available for $10, with a limit of four per team.
For additional information, call (918) 647-9178.
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The 47th Spider Webb Two-Person Scramble Golf Tournament will take place July 14-15 at Choctaw Country Club.
At Red Oak
Colbert vs. Sequoyah-Tahlequah, 10 a.m.
Poteau vs. Silo, 11:15 a.m.
Dale vs. Rattan, 12:30 p.m.
Heavener vs. Red Oak, 1:45 p.m.
Colbert/Sequoyah-Tahlequah winner vs. Poteau-Silo winner, 3 p.m.
Dale-Rattan winner vs. Heavener-Red Oak winner, 4:15 p.m.
3 p.m. winner vs. 4:15 p.m. winner, 5:30 p.m.
Thursday night's home game for the Eastern Oklahoma Riverdawgs Major American Legion baseball team against Okmulgee at Poteau High School's Town Creek Park was canceled due to Okmulgee lacking enough players for the game â€” as well as the possibility of Thursday night rain.
Coach Dave Oliver said the Okmulgee game will try to be rescheduled for July 10, but no date has been set as of this time.