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December 24, 2013

Midweek Update: Hartshorne tournament wraps up



Hartshorne next plays Heavener on Jan. 7. The Miners are 4-1, the Lady Miners 2-3.


The Warriors lost 56-37 to Savanna on Dec. 17, and the Warriorettes lost 57-20. Indianola, whose two teams have one win between them, next plays Kiowa on Jan. 7.


The Cowboys beat Rattan 50-33 on Dec. 17, and the Cowgirls beat Rattan 66-57.

Kiowa next plays at Indianola on Jan. 7. The 7-3 Cowboys rank 11th in Class A, and the 7-3 Cowgirls rank fourth.


The Buffaloes lost both their basketball games last week, falling 90-87 in overtime to Tahlequah Sequoyah on Dec. 17 and 74-68 to Ardmore on Friday. The Lady Buffs lost 76-54 to Tahlequah Sequoyah and 59-41 to Ardmore.

McAlester next plays Idabel on Jan. 4. The Buffs are 3-3, the Lady Buffs 1-5.

McAlester also hosted three wrestling dual-meets last week. The Buffs lost 51-19 to Pryor on Dec. 17, beat Poteau 37-16 on Dec. 19 but lost 48-24 to Fort Gibson, also on Dec. 19.

McAlester next wrestles at home against Durant on Jan. 9.


Having beaten Smithville 59-53 in the EOSC Invitational consolation semifinals Dec. 4, the Panthers ended their tournament by losing 55-77 to McCurtain in the consolation finals on Friday. The Lady Panthers beat McCurtain 63-51 to win the Blue Girls consolation bracket.

Pittsburg next plays Bennington on Jan. 7. The Panthers are 2-9, the Lady Panthers 7-4.


The Savages lost 67-45 to Pocola on Dec. 19, but the Lady Savages beat Pocola 56-37.

Quinton next plays Jan. 7 against Crowder. The Savages are 3-3, the Lady Savages 3-0.


Savanna swept its only game last week, with the Bulldogs beating Indianola 56-37 and the Lady Bulldogs beating Indianola 57-20.

The Bulldogs are currently 2-2, the Lady Bulldogs 3-1. Savanna next plays at the Henryetta Tournament starting Jan. 6.


Forfeiting their final games of the EOSC Invitational, Stuart hasn’t played since Dec. 13. Stuart next plays at Canadian on Jan. 7.

The Hornets head into 2014 ranked fifth in Class A with an 8-1 record. The Lady Hornets rank 17th with a 7-2 record.

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