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April 22, 2014

Midweek Update: Hornets undefeated in Pitt 8

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McALESTER —

Hartshorne next plays Thursday at home, when the Lady Miners will host Konawa and Talihina in a district tournament.

Indianola:

The Warriors lost 12-2 to Crowder on Thursday, then Monday’s game against Calvin was rained out. Indianola played Clayton on Tuesday and next plays Thursday at home against Kinta and Butner at Districts.

No Warriorettes scores were reported last week. They played Braggs and Cave Springs on Tuesday and next play Thursday at home against Moss at Districts.

Kiowa:

The Cowboys swept an April 15 double header against Wapanucka, 13-0 and 13-1, then beat Stringtown 13-12 on Thursday. They split Friday’s three-way with Stuart and Crowder, losing 15-0 to Stuart but beating Crowder 2-0, then lost 9-6 to Varnum on Monday.

Kiowa next plays Thursday at home against Soper and Stonewall at Districts.

The Cowgirls lost 13-12 to Quinton on Thursday, then saw Monday’s three-way with Silo and Hartshorne rained out. They played Atoka on Tuesday and next play Thursday at Soper at Districts.

Addy Clift led Kiowa’s small track squad, winning two events at the Clark Bass Invitational track meet in McAlester.

McAlester:

The Buffs went 1-1 against district opponent Pryor, beating the Tigers 5-4 on Thursday but losing 12-5 on Friday. McAlester couldn’t play Shawnee at home on Monday due to rain, played Shawnee on the road Tuesday and will play four games at the McAlester Shootout this weekend.

Jr. Buffs baseball wrapped its season with three wins and a championship at the Wilburton Middle School Hardball Classic on Saturday.

In soccer, both the Buffs and Lady Buffs lost 10-0 to Cascia Hall on Thursday. They wrapped up their season Tuesday night at home against Tulsa-East Central.

McAlester’s tennis teams will be at Ardmore this weekend, the boys competing Friday and the girls competing Saturday. The Buffs and Lady Buffs swept the McAlester Burn Out tournament on Friday, but Monday’s triad was rained out.

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