April 24th, 2012
TONKAWA â€” Fresh off a doubleheader sweep of the Northern Oklahoma College-Tonkawa Mavericks Thursday afternoon at Ival Goodman Field, the Carl Albert State College Vikings baseball team completed the four-game series sweep Saturday afternoon by sweeping the Mavericks by scores of 12-2 and 3-1.
Carl Albert will return to action at 6:30 p.m. tonight in Warner against Connors State College in a single, nine-inning contest.
More than 30 spellers comprising ten teams gathered to compete at the annual Literacy Council of LeFlore County Adult Spelling Bee Thursday night. The annul event is held has fund raiser for the Literacy Council of LeFlore County. This years winners were the Super Sats sponsored by Southern Star, Inc. Each of the winners received a trophy and door prizes were awarded throughout the night.
As required by Section 311, Title 25 of the Oklahoma Statutes, notice is hereby given that Independent School District No.I-007 will hold a Special Board Meeting on Monday, April 23, 2012 at 6 p.m. The place and street address of this meeting will be the Board of Education Room at the Central Offices, 603 East Pryor Avenue, Pocola, Oklahoma, 74902.
MOMENT OF SILENCE
I. Regular business (Call meeting to order and record members present)
II. Executive session
The Carl Albert State Vikings baseball team celebrated Thursday with a home doubleheader sweep of the Northern Oklahoma College-Tonkawa Mavericks at Ival Goodman Field by scores of 2-1 and 5-2.
The same two teams will play a doubleheader at 1 p.m. this afternoon in Tonkawa.
BATTIEST â€” After both teams split their two games on Friday, it boiled down to a winner-take-all game between the Whitesboro Bulldogs and the Battiest Panthers for Class B District Tournament championship.
In the end, the host team won as the Panthers ended up run ruling the Bulldogs 16-6 Friday afternoon to win the district title.
The two teams split on Thursday, with Battiest taking the opener 4-3, but the Bulldogs taking the nightcap 7-6.
FORT GIBSON â€” It was a terrific Thursday for the Poteau Pirates baseball team at the opening day of the Fort Gibson Tournament at Carr-O'Dell Park.
Poteau, which outlasted Sperry 7-6 in 10 innings in a battle of Pirates, then got past tournament-host Fort Gibson 7-6.
The Pirates will play at noon today in the championship game. The game was originally scheduled for 5:30 p.m., but was moved up to noon to accommodate Poteau's prom tonight.
In the victory over Sperry, Davey Bullard's sacrifice fly scored Kaydon Evans in the 10th inning to break a 6-all tie.
CAMERON â€” The Cameron Yellowjackets took the first step to what they hope is a trip to the Class A State Tournament in a couple of weekend.
Thursday night on their home field, the â€™Jackets went 3-0 to win the Class A District Tournament. They defeated the Howe Lions 16-0, then beat the Gans Grizzlies 6-1 and 12-0.
The season came to an end for the Lions, who lost the first game of the district tournament in heartbreaking fashion â€” losing a one-run decision to the Grizzlies by a score of 8-7.
LEFLORE â€” The Leflore Savages assured themselves one more week of baseball.
The Savages defeated the Kinta Eagles 13-3, then beat the Panola Bearcats twice by scores of 8-1 and 9-2 to win the Class B District Tournament on Thursday.
WILBURTON â€” The Carl Albert Lady Vikings softball team split its road doubleheader Thursday afternoon against Eastern Oklahoma State College.
After losing the opener 6-4, the Lady Vikings won the nightcap 5-0.
HEAVENER â€” The Heavener Lady Wolves captured the Class 5A District Tournament title on Thursday with three wins. After beating Spiro 14-2 to eliminate the Lady Bulldogs, Heavener beat Wilburton twice 13-5 and 13-0 to win the championship.
The Lady Bulldogs opened the day by losing a slugfest to the Lady Diggers by a score of 16-12.