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September 24th, 2011
SPIRO â€” The Spiro Lady Bulldogs began their postseason parade in style Friday afternoon by sweeping the Stigler Lady Panthers 5-0 and 12-1 to win the Class 3A District Tournament.
The Lady Bulldogs (18-7) will find out on Monday who, when and where they will play in next week's Class 3A Regional Tournament.
HEAVENER â€” A year ago, the Stigler Lady Panthers stunned the Heavener Lady Wolves on their home field to win the Class 3A District Tournament. The Lady Wolves made sure that did not happen this year.
The Lady Wolves swept the Eufaula Lady Ironheads by scores of 8-0 and 9-0 Thursday to win the Class 3A District Tournament.
Heavener (26-8) will find out Monday afternoon where, who and when they will play in the Class 3A Regional Tournament.
RED OAK â€” The season came to an end for the Leflore Lady Savages as they suffered a pair of 12-0 losses to the Red Oak Lady Eagles Friday afternoon.
The Lady Savages (3-10) only had one base-runner all tournament long as Taylor Lloyd got to first base on a walk.
Candis Crawford (1-9) suffered the Game 1 loss, while Lindsey Mote (2-1) suffered her first loss of the season in Game 2.
BATTIEST â€” The Whitesboro Lady Bulldogs saw their season end with a pair of losses in the Class B District Tournament Friday afternoon.
The Lady Bulldogs suffered shutouts against host Battiest and Eagletown. They ended their season at 1-14.
TULSA â€” The Poteau High School cross country teams both finished 13th at Thursday afternoon's Tulsa Washington Invitational at O'Brian Park.
Two Lady Pirates medaled as Deven Bond was 14th (13:56) and Sheridan Hoyer was 17th (14:07). Samantha Galetka ran a 15:55, followed by Shandee Staton (16:48) and Katie Piquet (16:55).
WISTER â€” The Wister Lady Wildcats softball team punched its ticket to next week's Class 2A Regional Tournament.
The Lady Wildcats swept the Talihina Lady Golden Tigers by scores of 13-9 and 3-0 in the Class 2A District Tournament on Wednesday.
The Lady â€™Cats (20-12) will find out early next week who, where and when they will play in the regional tournament.
The Lady Golden Tigers (13-12) saw their season come to an end.
Mother Nature was the winner at several high school softball district tournaments on Thursday.
Rain washed out several high school playoff games, making them rescheduled for today.
The Class 2A District Tournament with Pocola at Panama was rained out Thursday, and will be rescheduled for a doubleheader at 10 a.m. this morning. Panama Coach and Athletic Director Grant Ralls said that if a third game is needed it would be played on Saturday.
McCURTAIN â€” The Bokoshe Lady Tigers saw their softball season come to an end Wednesday afternoon at the Class B District Tournament.
Host McCurtain defeated Bokoshe 13-1 after the Lady Tigers lost to Panola.
No additional information was reported. The Lady Tigers end the season at 3-11.
SALLISAW â€” The Pocola Lady Indians ended the regular season in fine fashion with an 11-5 victory over the Sallisaw Lady Black Diamonds Tuesday afternoon.
The Poteau Pirates are trying to forget about last week's 31-16 loss to the Gravette (Ark.) Lions. In fact, Poteau Coach Jeff Broyles believes the defeat has acted as a wake-up call.