High School Softball Roundup

Last fall, the Fort Gibson Lady Tigers won the Class 4A Regional Tournament over the Poteau Lady Pirates on Poteau's home field to keep the Lady Pirates from making state.Albeit in slow-pitch softball, the Lady Pirates avenged that loss — and in a big way — as they swept a doubleheader from the Lady Tigers by scores of 11-4 and 9-0 on Monday afternoon.In the opener, the Lady Pirates trailed 3-2 in the second inning, but scored twice in the second inning and three runs in the third inning for a 7-3 lead after three innings.Wister 11, Cameron 1: Monday in Wister, the Lady Wildcats rallied from a 1-0 first-inning deficit with five runs in the opening inning to take a 5-1 lead which they never relinquished.Heavener 11, Pocola 4; Heavener 12, Keota 2; Keota 7, Pocola 4: Monday in Pocola, the Lady Wolves kept the momentum going from winning last weekend's Twin Rivers Shootout in Gore.In the win over Pocola, Heavener broke a 2-2 tie with a two-run third inning for a 4-2 lead.In the victory over Keota, Heavener broke open a close game with a pair of four-run innings in the second and third innings, followed by a three-run fourth inning.There was nothing more reported on Pocola's game with Keota by press time.Panama 7, Sallisaw-Central 3: Monday in Panama, the Lady Razorbacks, who had their home three-way with Wister and Red Oak rained out on Tuesday with no make-up date set, scored four runs in the first inning and three in the second inning for a 7-0 lead after two innings.Howe 9, Porum 5; Howe 10, Gans 9: Monday in Gans, the Lady Lions (4-6) got the week started with a pair of wins on Monday.In the win over Porum, the Lady Lions broke a 2-2 tie with a five-run second inning.In the victory over Gans, Smallwood's sacrifice fly in the sixth inning scored Coffey with the game-winning run to break a 9-all tie. Smallwood was 3-for-3 in the contest.Wister 6, Leflore 0: Friday in Wister, the Lady ’Cats scored half of their runs in the opening inning for a 3-0 lead.Pocola 8, Stigler 6: Friday in Stigler, the Lady Indians, who had a 4-0 lead by the second inning, used a four-run seventh inning to seal the deal.Pocola 9, Sallisaw-Central 2: Thursday in Pocola, the Lady Indians jumped out to a 3-0 lead after an inning.Editor's Note — Nothing was reported on Spiro's home game with Stigler by press time. Also, Bokoshe's home game against Braggs was canceled due to players being gone on another school function, and it will not be made up.