Tickets going fast for SE’s Hall of Fame night

Southeastern’s Athletics Hall of Fame induction ceremony is set for Saturday.The event begins with a 4 p.m. reception in the Visual and Performing Arts Center, followed by dinner and the induction ceremony.Drew Beard, Anthony Bruner, Olivia Franceskini, Dr. Ed Byrd and Bob Ledbetter are the new inductees.Beard led Southeastern footballers to the NCAA Division II playoffs, Bruner sparked the basketballers to the national tournament, Franceskini rewrote th...

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Calera downs Fort Towson handily

FORT TOWSON — The Calera Bulldogs traveled to Fort Towson Monday and took a big bite out of the Tigers.The teams played only three and one-half innings, but Calera still was able to score 16 runs to Fort Towson’s one. It was 7-1 after one inning, and the Bulldogs put up the other nine in the second.Calera had 11 hits to Fort Towson’s one. The winners were even charged with four errors and left four on base, while their opponents committed two errors and...

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Lady Lions beat down Hugo, 10-0

DURANT - The Durant Lady Lions (4-0) big bats demoralized Hugo in a 10-0 run-rule victory Tuesday afternoon at the Lady Lions ballpark.So far this season, the Lady Lions have run-ruled all of their opponents.Sydney Hampton took the circle and kept Hugo batters at bay with five strike-outs and only two hits.The Lady Lions scored all their runs in the first inning as the defense shutdown Hugo’s offense for the entire game.Lead-off hitter Hampton...

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Rock Creek runner-up in its tournament

BLUE — The Rock Creek Fast-Pitch Tournament came to an exciting close Saturday night on a one-point decision that left the host team accepting the runner-up plaque.Silo sent home Tushka before getting knocked out by Idabel. Caddo eliminated Antlers before getting clipped by Rattan.Rock Creek 8, Idabel 1The Lady Mustangs took a 2-0 lead in the top of the first. Arie Young reached on a missed third strike and scored on a ground out by Macy...

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SE to Host Third-Annual Rock the Courts

DURANT, Okla. - For the third-straight year Southeastern tennis will welcome back the “Rock The Courts Pro-Am Tournament” featuring Southeastern players pairing with local members of the community for doubles tennis action on Sept. 9 at the Southeastern Tennis Complex.The fundraiser is slated for a 6 p.m. start time on that Tuesday and is open to the public and will feature music, fun and great tennis.In 2013, approximately 300 fans of Southeastern and SE Ten...

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Bulldogs beat Bennington, 10-0

CALERA - The Calera Bulldogs made quick work of Bennington on Friday with a 10-0 win in four innings.Chase Hamilton took the mound for Calera and pitched four innings, allowed two hits with three strikeouts. Hamilton threw 35 strikes and 23 balls . Rylee Barton and Shawn Harper both has RBI’s. Dakota Jackson and Brayden Langley each had 3 RBIs apiece. Jesse Collett finished with 2 RBIs.The Bulldogs didn’t waste anytime and went up on Bennington, 4-0, in the f...

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Day two of Calera Softball Tournament

CALERA - Teams arrived for day two of Calera’s softball tournament on Friday.Calera Lady Bulldogs got a split as they beat Bennington Lady Bears, 9-3, in game one and later fell to Turner Lady Falcons, 5-2. Achille Lady Eagles were eliminated along with Boswell. Achille was beat by Coleman 10-1 and Boswell fell to Madill.Calera vs Bennington:The Lady Bulldogs drew first blood in the first inning. Ricki Harper and Ashlen Cooper both got o...

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Byrd to enter SE Athletics Hall of Fame

“Good evening, ladies and gentlemen … welcome to quaint Bloomer Sullivan Gym.”Those 11 words might have been Dr. Ed Byrd (deceased) at his best … and his best was superb.Savage fans are keenly aware of the rivalry between Southeastern and East Central. Byrd’s opening line was in response to an article in the Ada newspaper about the Tigers coming to play in “quaint Bloomer Sullivan Gym.”That probably wasn’t the wo...

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RC takes short route toward finals

BLUE — The original field of 19 teams at the Rock Creek Fast-Pitch Tournament was narrowed after the second day of play. Area teams still alive after Friday’s action include Rock Creek, Caddo, Silo and Tushka.The host team was slated to take on Idabel at 10 a.m. Saturday on Field 1. At the same time, Caddo was to face off against Antlers on Field 2 in the loser’s bracket. Also in the loser’s bracket on Field 2 was an 11:20 a.m. Silo-Tushka match-up....

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Caddo, RC bring sticks in big wins

BLUE — It was a full afternoon and evening of fast-pitch softball Thursday in the opening rounds of the Rock Creek Tournament with 19 teams participating on two fields.The varsity host team took a 9-0 win over Fort Towson in the nightcap. Colbert fell 11-1 to Hugo. Silo broke Broken Bow 5-0. Caddo claimed a 16-0 victory over Atoka, and Tushka bested Kingston.Colbert will take on Atoka at 11:20 a.m. on Field 2. A win will require the Lady Leopards to play Hugo at 2 ...

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Lions hit the practice field

Sports CalendarFriday, Aug. 15Baseball: Tushka at Dale TournamentSoftball: TBD Rock Creek TournamentSoftball: TBD Calera TournamentBaseball: 4 p.m. Bennington at Calera (V, JV)Baseball: 4:30 p.m. Ft. Towson at Silo (7, 5)Baseball: 5 p.m. Colbert at Haworth (7, 5)Cross Country: 6 p.m. Durant practice meet at Ft. WashitaSaturday, Aug. 16...

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