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January 7, 2014

Midweek Update: Basketball season resumes

McALESTER — Christmas has come and gone, New Years has come and gone, and that means the winter high school sports scene has resumed. Find your school below.

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Canadian split its two games Monday at Haileyville. The Cougars won 62-53, but the Lady Cougars lost 38-29.

Canadian played Stuart on Tuesday in a game that matched two boys’ teams undefeated in the Pitt 8 Conference. Canadian next plays at Oktaha on Tuesday.


Crowder’s basketball season continued Tuesday at Quinton. The 3-7 Demons and 2-9 Demonettes host Hanna on Friday.


Haileyville split Monday’s home games against Canadian, the Warriors losing 62-53, but the Lady Warriors winning 62-53.

Haileyville next plays at the Dee Foster Invitational in Pittsburg. The Warriors, the defending tournament champions, play Milburn on Thursday at 8:20 p.m., and the Lady Warriors play Calvin on Thursday at 1 p.m.

All semifinal games will take place Friday. The Saturday schedule will be: girls’ consolation final at 12:30 p.m.; boys’ consolation final at 2 p.m.; girls’ third-place game at 3:30 p.m.; boys’ third-place game at 5 p.m.; girls’ championship at 6:30 p.m.; and boys’ championship at 8 p.m.


Hartshorne’s basketball season resumed Tuesday with a home game against Heavener. Hartshorne next plays in the Tushka-AmeriState Invitational Tournament, the 4-1 Miners playing Tushka on Thursday at 7 p.m., and the 2-3 Lady Miners playing Boswell on Thursday at 5:40 p.m.


Indianola’s season continued Tuesday at home against Kiowa. The Warriors entered the game 1-10, and the Warriorettes entered 0-10.

Indianola next plays in the Dee Foster Invitational. The Warriorettes play Soper on Thursday at 11 a.m., then the Warriors play Soper on Thursday at 12:20 p.m.


Kiowa played Indianola on Tuesday. Kiowa next plays at the Moss Tournament in Holdenville, the 7-3 Cowboys playing Bowlegs on Thursday at 5:15 p.m., and the 7-3 Cowgirls playing Moss on Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

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