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September 24th, 2011
PANAMA â€” The Wilburton Diggers spoiled the 2011 Homecoming festivities for the Panama Razorbacks Friday night at George Ollie Stadium by posting a 28-7 victory.
POCOLA â€” After last week's devastating injury to quaterback Devon Johnson, the Pocola Indians knew they faced a tough test against Vian for Homecoming.
That's just what they got, a 75-6 drubbing at the hands of the Wolverines in the District 2A-6 opener for both teams Friday night at John Carter Field.
IDABEL â€” The Spiro Bulldogs struggled with turnovers as they suffered a 23-6 loss at the hands of the Idabel Warriors Friday night in the District 3A-8 opener for both teams.
MULDROW â€” The Poteau Pirates freshmen football team got their first win in three tries as they blanked the Muldrow Bulldogs 27-0 Thursday night.
It was also a successful outing for the Pansy Kidd Middle School teams as they, too, posted victories over the â€™Dogs. The eighth-graders won 28-8 and the seventh-graders nipped Muldrow 14-6.
WISTER â€” The Wister Wildcats baseball team began its first step toward a four-peat as far as trips to state are concerned.
Friday afternoon in the Class A District Tournament, the â€™Cats handled the Crowder Demons 17-0 in three innings to win the title.
The Wildcats pretty much dominated their two games on Thursday, beating Crowder 10-0 and Howe 16-1.
The Lions were the first team eliminated from the tournament, losing a hard-fought 10-8 game to the Demons.
PRESTON â€” The Cameron Yellowjackets may have celebrated Friday night being the Class A District Tournament champions in Oktaha.
After having Day 1's games moved twice â€” first from host Oktaha to Cameron, then on to Preston â€” the Yellowjackets came away with two wins, beating Okay 11-1 and host Oktaha 8-3.
The â€™Jackets (20-7) played for the district title Friday night in Oktaha. If they lost they will play a second title game sometime today.
PANAMA â€” The Panama Lady Razorbacks took the first step toward a trip to state as they swept the Pocola Lady Indians by scores of 3-0 and 12-2 to win the Class 2A District Tournament Friday afternoon.
The Lady â€™Backs (22-9) will find out Monday where, when and who they will play in next week's Class 2A Regional Tournament.
The Lady Indians saw their season end at 11-13.
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.