Poteau soccer boys second in Fort Smith Invitational; Lady Pirates tie twice, fall to Greenwood

GREENWOOD, Ark. — The Poteau Pirates soccer team came in runners-up at the Fort Smith Invitational last weekend.After beating Mena, Ark., 7-0 and Van Buren, Ark., 3-0, the Pirates fell 1-0 in the title game to host Greenwood.The Lady Pirates went 0-1-2 in their three games. After playing to scoreless ties against Mena and Van Buren, they lost 3-1 to Greenwood.The Poteau teams will return to action next Tuesday afternoon at different venues as district play will begin. The Pirates will head to Hugo, while the Lady Pirates travel to Keys (Park Hill). Both contests will begin at 5 p.m.