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May 20, 2014

Kiamichi All-Star Classic Friday in Wilburton

McALESTER — Eastern Oklahoma State College will host the 42nd annual Kiamichi All-Star Classic sports competition Friday and Saturday in Wilburton. Area high school players will compete for either the North or South teams in basketball, softball and baseball.

The North girls’ basketball team will be coached by Melinda Dobson of Stuart and Jennie Rutledge of Holdenville, while the South girls’ basketball team will be coached by Justin Lowder of Wilburton. The North boys’ basketball team will be coached by Jody Hull of Haileyville, while Burtchal Griffin of Haworth will coach the South boys’ basketball team.

Tara Satterfield of Quinton and Carrie Covey of Pocola will coach the North softball team, while Paul Watts of Rattan will coach the South softball team. Justin Bond of McAlester will coach the North baseball team, while Tony Marris of Antlers will coach the South baseball team.

The Kiamichi All-Star Classic will begin Friday with girls’ basketball at 6:30 p.m., followed by boys’ basketball at 8 p.m. in the C.C. Dunlap Field House. The softball game is set for Saturday, May 24 at 1 p.m., followed by baseball at 3 p.m.

The following players have been selected to each All-Star game.

North Girls Basketball:

Stephanie Barcheers, Panama

Erica Casey, Vian

Brittany Coon, Weleetka

Elizabeth Davis, Holdenville

Baylee Dawkins, McAlester

Tiersten Fairchilds, Canadian

Philicea Mack, Spiro

Crystal Nero, Dewar

Rosa Orpo, Arkoma

Bailey Overste, Sallisaw

Jaylee Roper, Oktaha

Kayla Smith, Stuart

Kaitlin Standridge, Poteau

South Girls Basketball:

Terri Baker, Broken Bow

Chandler Billingsley, Pittsburgh

Keisha Brown, Talihina

Kendie Bryant, Antlers

TeAnna Butler, Broken Bow

Shelby Dellinger, Caddo

Baylee Evans, Red Oak

Tiffany Gantt, Wright City

Taylor Pickett, Calera

Cheyanne Simpson, Antlers

Michie Sokolosky, Wilburton

Miranda Stiles, Kiowa

Kayli Winship, Rattan

North Boys Basketball:

Shawn Bencoma, Spiro

Dominic Blue, Muldrow

Knifeis Carter, Spiro

Chet Caywood, Henryetta

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