McALESTER — Five members of the McAlester Sluggers, a 13-and-under USSSA baseball team, were named to the Oklahoma All-State team that competed at the Deep South Regional Tournament on Aug. 17-18 in Flowood, Miss. Oklahoma won the 13-U AAA tournament. From left are Tyler Lambert, Ryan Kelly, Jett Wood (did not participate), Brandon Rutledge, Jacob Thomas and Carter Kelly.
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Meadows' walk-off leads Buffs
McAlester starting pitcher Mason Ross struck out 14 in a complete seven-inning outing, and Chad Meadows' fielder's choice scored Zach Baugh in the bottom of the seventh to give the Buffaloes a 5-4 walk-off win against the Pryor Tigers on Thursday at Mike Deak Field in McAlester.
Kiowa gymnast wins in Ada
Kiowa student and Big C.A.T.S. gymnast Katelynn Allen placed first on the balance beam and floor and second on the uneven bars and vault during Saturday’s “I Am 3rd” meet at Champion Athletics in Ada.
Midweek Update: Baseball season winding down
Catching up on the last nine days of local sports.
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Eduardo Suarez makes history
McAlester senior Eduardo Suarez didn't start playing soccer until the summer before his junior year, but he's one of the first two-year boys' varsity soccer player in school history.
Parker Tidwell seeing double
McAlester senior Parker Tidwell had played singles tennis at Puterbaugh Middle School, but switching to doubles in high school has led to three trips to state tournaments and three years on McAlester's varsity team.
Demons blow out Cougars
Crowder’s unstoppable offense produced 11 hits, drew seven walks and took six more bases on hit-by-pitches and Canadian errors, run-ruling the Cougars 17-1 in three innings Thursday at Canadian.
Edison soccer dominates McAlester
Neither McAlester soccer team lasted the full 80 minutes of a regulation game before the 10-goal mercy rule activated, with both the Buffaloes and Lady Buffaloes losing 10-0 to the Tulsa Edison Eagles on Friday at Hook Eales Stadium in McAlester.
McAlester United soccer scores from Tulsa
Scores from the Oklahoma Soccer Association Mazzio’s Italian Eatery Governor’s Cup and Kohl’s American Cup Festival, played Saturday and Sunday In Tulsa
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