Poteau soccer teams open district play with road wins

The Poteau High School soccer teams opened district play with two different games at two different sites, but the outcomes were the same — wins.The Pirates traveled to Hugo and routed the host Buffaloes 10-0, while the Lady Pirates returned to their winning ways with a 2-1 district road victory against Keys (Park Hill).The Poteau teams will return to action next Tuesday night for their homecoming games against Hilldale at Costner Stadium. The girls' contest will be at 5 p.m, followed by the boys' game at 7 p.m.Poteau Teams to Have Fundraiser Thursday nightThe Pirates and Lady Pirates will have a fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Pizza Hut for a meet-and-greet event as well as food.