Archive - Sports Article
November 8th, 2014
On the strength of three interceptions returned for touchdowns in the second quarter, the Caddo Bruins ended the Arkoma Mustangs season Friday night with a 70-20 defeat to spoil Senior Night at Mustang Field.
HEAVENER â€” The Heavener Wolves suffered a 58-7 loss on Senior Night to the Idabel Warriors on Friday night at Harvey Stadium.
HARTSHORNE â€” The Pocola Indians lost their regular-season finale 48-6 to the homestanding Hartshorne Miners on Friday night.
TALIHINA â€” The Talihina Golden Tigers, ranked second in Class A, circled Friday nightâ€™s game at Doc Robinson Stadium with the Sallisaw-Central Tigers, ranked 14th, as the game in which the District A-8 champion would be determined. The locals wasted little time in taking control of the game, routing the Tigers 58-8 to claim another perfect regular season and a district crown.
The Golden Tigers (9-0 overall, 6-0 in district play) will entertain the Quapaw Wildcats next Friday night at Doc Robinson Stadium in the opening round of the Class A playoffs.
SPIRO â€” D.T. Neal and McKinley Whitfield combined for all seven touchdowns in Spiroâ€™s 47-7 rout Friday night of Valliant Bulldogs as the local â€™Dogs celebrated Senior Night at McClain Stadium.
The Bulldogs (7-2 overall, 4-2 in District 3A-8 play) will get the task of facing the top-ranked Locust Grove Pirates next Friday night on the road to begin postseason play.
VIAN â€” Vianâ€™s Eric Casey scored five first-half touchdowns as the Wolverines pummeled the Panama Razorbacks 63-7 Thursday night in a District 2A-6 contest.
The loss made the Hogs (7-3, 4-2) finish third, thus sending them to meet the Chandler Lions at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the opening round of the Class 2A playoffs.
There was many side stories to Friday nightâ€™s District 4A-4 game at Costner Stadium between the Poteau Pirates and the Tulsa Central Braves.
Roger Barcheers was in pursuit of the modern-day Poteau High School rushing record. When Poteau coach Werner pulled off the first offense as the fourth quarter began, Barcheers trailed the record held by Nik McDaniel by 20 yards. He never re-entered the game.
The Pirates were dominate on both side of the ball as they defeated the Braves by the score of 41-7 to celebrate Senior Night.
Behind a career-high 19 points from Talihina's Tara Hawkins and 14 points and 14 rebounds from Kilah Cummings, the Carl Albert State College Lady Vikings rolled past the Bacone College Junior Varsity 92-34 to celebrate homecoming Thursday night at Mick Thompson Fieldhouse.
Holding the Bacone JV to 26 points in the second half proved to be the difference for the Vikings in their 84-62 win for their first victory of the season.
Three local high school fast-pitch softball players got the ultimate honors last weekend, being named All-Staters.
Panama's Kendra Swindle and Hannah Goines, along with Pocola's Desi Carter, were named to the Oklahoma Fast-Pitch Softball Coaches Association's Small East Team last weekend.
We had a great time for Halloween last Friday. James and Angela McKay drove their golf cart over, and it was all dressed up with spider webs. James was â€śPinheadâ€ť and looked really scary.