- Mini Penny
POCOLA â€” The Pocola Lady Indians softball team made sure its first-ever Pocola Invitational got off to the right start.
The Lady Indians doubled up the Cameron Lady Yellowjackets 4-2 in the third of four opening-round games on Monday.
In other opening-round contests, the Wister Lady Wildcats beat the Keota Lady Lions 9-4, McCurtain used a late rally to handle Spiro 10-4 in a battle of Lady Bulldogs. The Stigler Lady Panthers blanked the Talihina Lady Golden Tigers 9-0.
However, there was one winner on Tuesday â€” Mother Nature.
All four games on Tuesday were rained out. Tuesday's games will be played on Thursday, beginning at 4 p.m. Thursday's originally scheduled games will be played on Friday, also beginning at 4 p.m.
Friday's final day of games will be played on Saturday, beginning at 11 a.m. The championship game will be played at 3:30 p.m., with the if-game slated for 5 p.m.
The entire schedule is listed at the end of this story.
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Pocola vs. McCurtain, 7 p.m.; Wister vs. Stigler, 8:30 p.m.
Cameron vs. Spiro, 4 p.m.; Talihina vs. Keota, 5:30 p.m.
Talihina-Keota winner vs. Cameron-Spiro loser, 4 p.m.; Cameron-Spiro winner vs. Talihina-Keota loser, 5:30 p.m.; 4 p.m. winner vs. Pocola-McCurtain loser, 7 p.m.; 5:30 p.m. winner vs. Wister-Stigler loser, 8:30 p.m.
7 p.m. Friday winner vs. 8:30 p.m. Friday winner, 11 a.m.; 11 a.m. winner vs. Pocola-McCurtain â€” Wister-Stigler winner, 2 p.m.
Pocola-McCurtain winner vs. Wister-Stigler winner, 12:30 p.m.
Title Game, 3:30 p.m.; If-Game, 5 p.m.