Savanna knocks off Red Oak, Panama to get to Lady ’Back Classic title game;
ere a pair of upsets on the second day of action at the 2012 Lady ’Back Classic softball tournament — and both came from the same team.The Savanna Lady Bulldogs made it to the title game with victories over Red Oak (2-1) in the winner's-bracket semifinal and Panama (2-0) in the winner's-bracket final.The Lady Dawgs were slated to play for the title Monday night, and had to be beaten twice. The title game, and four other games, were to have been played on Saturday, but rain washed out the final day of action. The games were then rescheduled for Monday.The host Lady Razorbacks got past the Spiro Lady Bulldogs 2-1 before losing to Savanna.The Pocola Lady Indians and the Spiro Lady Bulldogs met each other in a loser's-bracket quarterfinal game on Monday. Pocola stayed alive with a 5-1 win over Sallisaw-Central and 5-3 over Stigler.Three LeFlore County teams suffered eliminating losses on Friday. The Whitesboro Lady Bulldogs lost 5-1 to Sallisaw-Central, while Keota defeated Cameron by forfeit since the Lady Yellowjackets did not have enough players. The Heavener Lady Wolves lost 2-1 to Stigler.The Lady Lions then beat Vian 10-5 to set up a loser's-bracket quarterfinal against Red Oak.