The real season is now upon us — high school playoffs

When August 2013 rolled around, there was enthusiasm like no other for every single LeFlore County high school football team — as well as every high school team in Oklahoma and the entire country. In getting ready for the season, every single team in America had that one goal — winning state.For the five county teams — Poteau (Class 4A), Spiro (Class 3A), Panama (Class 2A), Talihina (Class A) and Arkoma (Class C) — who made the playoffs, when they began postseason play Friday night they were among a select few in their respective class who had a shot at the gold ball.Final District StandingsDistrict 4A-4Team District Overall +/-Poteau-x 6-1 9-1 +77Tulsa Cascia Hall-y 6-1 9-1 +74Sallisaw-y 6-1 8-2 +62Fort Gibson-y 4-3 6-4 +25Stilwell 3-4 4-6 -29Muldrow 2-5 2-8 -58Tulsa Rogers 1-6 3-7 -80Broken Bow 0-7 1-9 -71District 3A-8Team District Overall +/-Checotah-x 6-1 9-1 +83Stigler-y 6-1 7-2 +79Spiro-y 6-1 8-2 +51Roland-y 3-4 6-4 -13Eufaula 3-4 4-6 -3Valliant 2-5 2-8 -57Idabel 1-6 1-9 -74Heavener 1-6 2-7 -66District 2A-6Team District Overall +/-Vian-x 6-0 10-0 +82Hartshorne-y 5-1 8-2 +68Panama-y 4-2 7-3 +16Hugo-y 3-3 7-3 +7Antlers 2-4 4-6 -30Pocola 1-5 3-7 -53Wilburton 0-6 0-10 -90District A-6Team District Overall +/-Talihina-x 6-0 10-0 +90Savanna-y 5-1 8-2 +52Sallisaw-Central-y 4-2 5-5 +38Quinton-y 3-3 5-5 -29Gore 2-4 2-8 -40Canadian 1-5 2-8 -51Haileyville 0-6 0-10 -90District C-4Team District Overall +/-Thackerville-x 7-0 9-0 +105Arkoma-y 5-2 6-3 +59Sasakwa-y 5-2 5-4 +21SW Covenant-y 4-3 5-3 +12Webbers Falls 3-4 4-5 -16Maud 3-4 5-5 -1Midway 1-6 1-9 -75Bokoshe 0-7 1-8 -105x — Clinched district title.y — Clinched playoff berth.