Tournaments, and more tournaments, on tap
We just got through with the Poteau Freshmen Tournament and the first-ever Green Valley Conference Junior High Tournament last week, and now there's even more tournaments this week.This week will be the weeklong Eastern Oklahoma State Classic, featuring Arkoma, Bokoshe, Howe, Leflore and Whitesboro, at both EOSC's Claud C. Dunlap Fieldhouse and at the Wilburton High School Gym.The 2012 Choctaw Nation Tournament, featuring host Talihina, Pocola and Wister, will be Thursday through Saturday on Chris Gillespie Court at Ray Henson Gymnasium.The Poteau teams will begin their seasons this week at the Keys Cougars Invitational in Park Hill, while Spiro's teams will end the week at the H.B. Stewart Classic in Greenwood, Ark.Next week will be the inaugural Green Valley Conference High School Tournament at Arkoma. I'll run those brackets in Saturday's edition.TodayHeavener at Wister, 6:30 and 8 p.m.Quinton at Pocola, 6:30 and 8 p.m.Panama at Keota, 6:30 and 8 p.m.Spiro at Eufaula, 6:30 and 8 p.m.WednesdaySpiro vs. Siloam Springs, Ark., at H.B. Stewart Classic, 4 and 5:30 p.m.ThursdayChoctaw Nation Tournament in Talihina, TBA.Spiro vs. Greenwood, Ark., at H.B. Stewart Classic, Greenwood, Ark., 7 and 8:30 p.m.FridayPanama at Cameron, 6:30 and 8 p.m.Choctaw Nation Tournament in Talihina, TBA.Spiro vs. Ozark, Ark., at H.B. Stewart Classic, Greenwood, Ark., 4 and 5:30 p.m.SaturdayChoctaw Nation Tournament in Talihina, TBA.MondayGreen Valley Conference Tournament, at Arkoma, TBA.Wilburton at Heavener, 6:30 and 8 p.m.