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April 17th, 2012

Sports Briefs

April 17, 2012

The Panama High School baseball program is sponsoring a fundraiser in connection with Dunn Ford in Stigler and Ford Motor Company.
From noon to 4 p.m. Saturday in front of the Panama Elementary School, people can test drive up to six different vehicles, with $20 per car test driven being donated to the Panama High School baseball program.
There will be a free lunch prepared by Arvest Bank. For additional information, call Chris Gollihare at (918) 385-2842.
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Poteau soccer teams split games Friday at Stilwell

April 17, 2012

STILWELL — The Poteau High School soccer teams split their district games against Stilwell here on Friday.
The Pirates routed the Indians 8-1, but the Lady Pirates fell 4-0 to the Lady Indians.
The Poteau teams will return to action today and tonight against county rival Heavener at Harvey Stadium. The girls' game will begin at 5 p.m., followed by the boys' contest at 7 p.m. The Wolves are atop the district standings going into tonight's game.

Heavener soccer teams split with Westville in tune-ups for Poteau

April 17, 2012

HEAVENER — The Heavener High School soccer teams split their district games with Westville Friday night at Harvey Stadium.
The Wolves shutout the Yellowjackets 9-0, but the Lady ’Jackets stung the Lady Wolves 4-0.
The county rivals will do battle when Poteau will visit today at Harvey Stadium, with the girls' contest beginning at 5 p.m. and the boys' game at 7 p.m.

The Eyes Have It

April 17, 2012

April 16th

Something different about Bradley

April 16, 2012

April is National Autism Awareness Month-an opportunity to educate the public about autism and issues within the autism community.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the prevalence in autism has risen to one in every 88 births in the US today. The Autism Society states that approximately 1.5 million Americans are currently living with the effects of the autism spectrum disorder.

LeFlore County isn't any different than any other part of the U.S. and there are a number of families who deal with the autism spectrum on a daily basis.

April 14th

Poteau OK Kids League Schedule

April 14, 2012

Editor's Note — Due to an error, next week's OK Kids Poteau League Schedule was not printed in today's physical edition. The Poteau Daily News regrets any inconvenience this caused.
Coach-Pitch League
Spiro L'il Giants vs. Spiro Dirtbags; Poteau Bombers vs. Heavener Hurricanes; Spiro Reds vs. Heavener Titans; Pocola Mudcats vs. Panama Sooners; Wister Wildcats vs. Spiro Diamondbacks; Heavener Thunder vs. Poteau Drillers.

Poteau girls hold off Heavener to win county title once more

April 14, 2012

Once again, the Poteau Lady Pirates claimed their fourth straight LeFlore County Slow-Pitch Tournament title, but it didn't come easy.
The Lady Pirates had to hold off a late rally by the Heavener Lady Wolves to win 8-6 in the championship contest Thursday night at the Poteau Area Recreational Complex.
It was the second win Poteau got on the final day as the Lady Pirates downed the Lady Wolves 9-5 in the winner's-bracket final.

2012 LeFlore County Slow-Pitch Tournament All-Tournament Team

April 14, 2012

First Team
Most Valuable Player — Natalee King, Poteau.
Poteau — Briley Benson, Shelby Standridge.
Heavener — Logan Hinds, Amber Holt.
Panama — Stephanie Barcheers.
Pocola — Erin Holderfield, Taylor Farley.
Spiro — Tiffany Woods.
Wister — Katelen Morgan, Kacie Raines.
Second Team
Poteau — Meagan Ryburn.
Cameron — Cheyenne Adams.
Heavener — Lexi Moody, Jordan Kannady.
Howe — Kaylee Coffey.
Panama — Hannah Goines.
Pocola — Madison Lomon.
Spiro — Braylin Gray.
Talihina — Cortney Williams.
Wister — Kayla Newton.

High School Softball Roundup

April 14, 2012

MUSKOGEE — Although it may have been a slow start for the Poteau Lady Pirates after winning their fourth straight LeFlore County Slow-Pitch Tournament Thursday night, they finished strong as they rallied to down the Norman Lady Tigers 4-3 in the Muskogee Festival Friday afternoon.
But in their second game, the Moore Lady Lions were too much for the Lady Pirates, posting a 17-9 victory.
Down 3-1 to Norman, the Lady Pirates scored the last three runs of the game to get the victory.

Baseball, slow-pitch district assignments announced by OSSAA; Lady Pirates heading to Muskogee for Class 6A Regional Tournament

April 14, 2012

The postseason is just around the corner, and all of the LeFlore County high school baseball and slow-pitch softball teams have now found out their postseason fates by the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association.
The Poteau Pirates were sent to Stilwell for the Class 4A District Tournament.
In Class 3A baseball, Spiro will entertain Heavener for a district tournament.
In Class 2A baseball, three county schools — Pocola, Talihina and Wister — were named district hosts. The ’Cats will face county foe Panama for one Class 2A District Tournament.

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