McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

December 6, 2013

Eastern postpones High School Invitational

By Matt Goisman
Sports Writer

McALESTER — Eastern Oklahoma State College has postponed the final three days of its High School Invitational tournament due to inclement weather. All games scheduled for Thursday through Saturday have now been moved to Dec. 19-21.

Among local schools, the Stuart Hornets and Lady Hornets, Pittsburg Panthers and Lady Panthers and Haileyville Warriors are all still in the tournament. The Haileyville Lady Warriors have been eliminated.

The new schedule for remaining games in all four brackets will be:

Blue Boys Bracket

Friday, Dec. 20

Whitesboro vs. Haileyville, third-place game, 5:50 p.m., at EOSC

McCurtain vs. Pittsburg, consolation final, 5:50 p.m., at Wilburton High School

Saturday, Dec. 21

Arkoma vs. Red Oak, championship, 4:30 p.m., at EOSC

Blue Girls Bracket

Friday, Dec. 20

Smithville vs. Whitesboro, third-place game, 4:30 p.m., at EOSC

McCurtain vs. Pittsburg, consolation final, 4:30 p.m. at WHS

Saturday, Dec. 21

Red Oak vs. Arkoma, championship, 3 p.m. at EOSC

Gold Boys Bracket

Thursday, Dec. 19

Battiest vs. Buffalo Valley, consolation semifinal, 5:50 p.m., at WHS

Gans vs. Clayton, consolation semifinal, 5:50 p.m., at EOSC

Howe vs. Cave Springs, semifinal, 8:30 p.m., at WHS

Leflore vs. Stuart, semifinal, 8:30 p.m., at EOSC

Friday, Dec. 20

Third-place game, 8:30 p.m., at EOSC

Consolation final, 8:30 p.m., at WHS

Saturday, Dec. 21

Championship, 7:30 p.m., at EOSC

Gold Girls Bracket

Thursday, Dec. 19

Cave Springs vs. Leflore, consolation semifinal, 4:30 p.m., at EOSC

Clayton vs. Battiest, consolation semifinal, 4:30 p.m., at WHS

Howe vs. Stuart, semifinal, 7:10 p.m., at EOSC

Gans vs. Buffalo Valley, semifinal, 7:10 p.m., at WHS

Friday, Dec. 20

Third-place game, 7:10 p.m., at EOSC

Consolation final, 7:10 p.m., at WHS

Saturday, Dec. 21

Championship, 6 p.m., at EOSC

Contact Matt Goisman at mgoisman@mcalesternews.com.