Poteau senior knew team needed big win last week against Muldrow

After seeing their perfect season dashed by the Tulsa Cascia Hall Commandos Oct. 17 at Costner Stadium, the Poteau Pirates knew a big win was needed last week at Muldrow. They got it, winning 42-3 to keep the Pirates' hopes at not just a home playoff game in their grasp, but the No. 1 seed from District 4A-4.“It was huge,” Pirate senior Connor Wheat said. “We knew we had to get a win, and we got a big one.”• • •The Poteau Pirates' regular-season finale against Tulsa Rogers will be Nov. 7 at S.E. Williams Stadium in Tulsa, the home of the Tulsa Washington Hornets.