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Durant soccer teams suffer Senior Night loss

DURANT — The Durant Lions hosted Cascia Hall on what turned out to be a Senior Night-mare. The Lady Lions fell 11-1 and the boys were edged 3-0 to mark the last game of the regular for the soccer teams.The Lady Lions ended the season with a 7-6 record and finished 2-5 in district play. As of April 21 the OSSAA had the Lady Lions ranked at No. 13. While the boys ended the season with a 5-8 record.The Lady Lions faced a high powered offense in Cascia Hall on Tuesday ...

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Ada downs Durant 9-0

The Durant Lions were held scoreless on their home field by the Ada Cougars Tuesday afternoon.The Lions couldn’t push a runner beyond second base in seven tries in the 9-0 loss. Durant managed only two hits offensively and committed four errors defensively.Ada scored four in the second inning with several well-placed hits and left two on base. The Cougars added three in the fourth inning with the help of two errors and a hard-hit single up the middle. Again, two we...

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Time for baseball, softball Districts

District pairings for area high-school baseball teams in Classes A, B and 2A have been released by the Oklahoma Secondary Schools Athletics Association. The smaller classes are starting this week. Class 2A tournaments will kick off next week.Class A District 16 consists of Rock Creek, Caddo and Achille. That tournament will be played at the Bokchito baseball field.The action will start at 2 p.m. Thursday with Caddo and Achille. Rock Creek will take on the loser at 4 and ...

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Lady Storm takes weekend series agaist Southwestern

Southeastern’s LadyStorm softballers shut out Southwestern 8-0 in five innings in Saturday’s opener, but the Lady Bulldogs scored three with two out in the sixth and two with two out in the seventh for a comeback 5-3 victory in game two.The Storm took three of four from Southwestern and ran the season record to 32-14 overall and the Great American Conference mark to 25-10.SE coach Ron Faubion said, “We had opportunities in the second game and didn’...

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Savage Storm tennis teams stubble in semifinals

BENTONVILLE, Ark. — After a marathon five-hour match in the Great American Conference Tournament semifinal, Southeastern men’s tennis team saw its bid for sweeping the regular season and postseason conference titles come to an end after being upset by Ouachita Baptist 5-4 in Bentonville, Ark.The loss drops the Savage Storm to 13-7 on the season and leaves the team waiting to learn of its potential NCAA tournament chances.Top-seeded SE came into the event afte...

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Lady Storm softballers sweep SW in GAC play

Southeastern took care of business here Friday with a 4-0, 11-2 (five innings) sweep of Southwestern in Great American Conference softball action.Hits were scarce in the first game and Jessica Simmons provided two of SE’s three hits and scored three of the four runs. She also walked and stole two bases.Mindy McElroy took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and lost it when Adrienne Martinez led off with a grounder up the middle that turned into a hit when Storm sho...

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Leopards clip Mustangs, 3-0

BOKCHITO — The Colbert Leopards crossed the plate only three times Friday, but it was enough to take the road win from Rock Creek.Both teams missed chances to score. Colbert left three runners on base in the second inning, two each in the fourth and sixth, and one in the first and seventh. Rock Creek stranded two in the third and one each in the first and fifth.It was a scoreless game until the top of the fourth, when Colbert took a 2-0 lead. With one out, Keller C...

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Durant Lions JV sweeps McAlester

The Durant Lion junior varsity rode stellar pitching and solid defense to a doubleheader sweep of McAlester on Friday evening at the Durant Multi-Sports Complex.In the opener, the hosts rolled to an 8-0 run-rule triumph before squeezing out a 3-1 decision in Game 2, improving to 14-4 on the season.Matthew Knox twirled four innings in the opening game, scattering three hits to pick up the pitching victory. Drew Smith tossed a scoreless fifth to preserve the run rule....

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Shawn Hamil wins GAC Coach of the Year, revamping SE tennis

Before Keith Baxter became Southeastern’s athletics director, he once was the university’s head tennis coach.In 1994-98, Baxter coached a tennis player named Shawn Hamil, who was a standout in the sport at Hugo High School prior to coming to college.Fast-forward to recent history, when the men’s tennis coach position opened.Baxter soon sought out Hamil in hopes that he would become the next Southeastern head coach and “guide the menR...

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Lions slump contiues against Shawnee

SHAWNEE – Missed opportunities were the story for the Durant Lions Thursday night, dropping a 7-2 decision on the road against district-leading Shawnee.The Lions had their chances while loading the bases in each of the first two innings but failed to score any runs in either frame. In total, Durant stranded 14 base runners.Shawnee meanwhile cashed in most of its chances coupling a pair of hits around a Lion error in the first frame to plate three runs. The Wolves t...

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SE Golf: Hunter, Suarez named All-Conference players

DURANT, Okla. – Southeastern’s Jeff Hunter and Marcos Sevilla Suarez have each earned All-Great American Conference selections, with Hunter making the first team, while Sevilla was named a second team pick.Hunter, a senior from Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, is having his best season at SE with a team-best 74.15 scoring average on 26 rounds and is the only golfer to play in all 10 tournament this season. He has six rounds at par or better and has twice shot 69 in a round...

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