Durant Democrat- RSS SPORTS Feed http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:49:49 EST 1800 Lions fall to Ardmore, 27-13 http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50626977/Lions-fall-to-Ardmore-27-13 The Durant Lions fought a good fight against the Ardmore Tigers Friday night but came up short, 27-13. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 05:31:06 EST Storm survives UAM, 52-49 http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50630531/Storm-survives-UAM-52-49 DURANT - The Southeastern Savage Storm was in a shoot-out with University of Arkansas Monticello on Saturday night and came away with a 52-49 win after Jake Walters kicked a 19-yard field goal in the closing seconds. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 05:15:10 EST Caddo takes 36-24 district loss to Wetumka http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50628502/Caddo-takes-36-24-district-loss-to-Wetumka CADDO — The Caddo Bruins tried to make a comeback Friday night in their district and home opener against the Wetumka Chieftains. They just ran out of time to make up the deficit created in the first half, when Wetumka scored all 32 of its... Sun, 14 Sep 2014 05:01:15 EST SE volleyball tripped up by Bronchos http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50628692/SE-volleyball-tripped-up-by-Bronchos Southeastern Oklahoma State University opened Day 2 of the South Central Classic on the wrong end of a 3-0 score against Central Oklahoma Saturday morning in Bloomer Sullivan Arena. Sun, 14 Sep 2014 04:01:08 EST Special Olympics Athletes http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50615953/Special-Olympics-Athletes Special Olympics Athletes of the Game for last week's Durant High football contest were Scott Shackleford, who graduated from Durant High in 1988, and Brian Hicks, a 1994 DHS grad. Both are employed at Good Deal Thrift Store, a local business... Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:00:14 EST Calera Bulldogs and Boswell Scorpions show power at the Red River Classic http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50616268/Calera-Bulldogs-and-Boswell-Scorpions-show-power-at-the-Red-River-Classic CALERA — The Calera Bulldogs hosted the Red River Classic on Thursday as area teams began battling for the crown.Calera and Boswell were the big winners as Achille and Bennington fell into the losers bracket. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:30:18 EST Rebels beat Colbert http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50615987/Rebels-beat-Colbert SILO — On Thursday, the Silo Baseball Invitational got underway and the Rebels got off to a good start with an 8-0 win over the Colbert Leopards. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:30:16 EST Durant Lions to tangle with Ardmore Tigers tonight http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50615896/Durant-Lions-to-tangle-with-Ardmore-Tigers-tonight The Durant Lions will face off against arch-rival Ardmore Tigers tonight at Paul Laird Field.Last week, the Tigers clawed their way to a 41-32 win over the Ada Cougars as the Lions fell to the Ashdown Panthers 29-12. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:29:06 EST Caddo Bruins home against Wetumka Chieftans, district debut Friday http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50523871/Caddo-Bruins-home-against-Wetumka-Chieftans-district-debut-Friday The Caddo Bruins will begin District B-4 play Friday on their own field against the Wetumka Chieftans. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:44:12 EST Junior Lions http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50601055/Junior-Lions Junior Lions for last week's Durant High football game were Lilly Dalrymple, Charleigh Davis, Bradlin French, Preston Cross and Aiden Dills. These elementary and intermediate school students were selected by their respective teachers, counselors... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:42:10 EST Storm fans have abundance of choices http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50601011/Storm-fans-have-abundance-of-choices This will be another busy weekend for Southeastern sports fans.Storm watchers will have volleyball, softball and football right here at home. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:41:14 EST Bennington falls 12-1 to Caney http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50586208/Bennington-falls-12-1-to-Caney BENNINGTON — The Bennington Lady Bears got bit by the visiting Caney Lady Cougars Tuesday afternoon, 12-1. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:13:14 EST Rankings Week 2: Rock Creek softballers is No. 1, Silo Rebels baseball slips a spot http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50571242/Rankings-Week-2:-Rock-Creek-softballers-is-No.-1-Silo-Rebels-baseball-slips-a-spot The Rock Creek Lady Mustangs are sitting at the top spot in Class A fast-pitch softball, according to this season's second week of Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activities Association rankings. Silo's softball and baseball teams slid one slot... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:11:08 EST “Tee Party” golf clinic http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50585586/Tee-Party-golf-clinic Last Sunday, eight young ladies gathered at Chickasaw Pointe Golf Course for a fun day of golf instruction. The clinic was created by local junior golfer, Sydney Youngblood, who wanted to provide young females an opportunity to learn more about the... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:10:06 EST SE golf in fourth after day one at GAC Preview Tournament http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50568025/SE-golf-in-fourth-after-day-one-at-GAC-Preview-Tournament OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - On the strength of six rounds at par or better, Southeastern golf is sitting in fourth place at the Great American Conference Preview Tournament at the 6,970 yard, par-72 Lake Hefner Golf Course in Oklahoma City,... Tue, 9 Sep 2014 09:40:09 EST Durant softball gets split at the Claremore/Coweta Invitational http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50568441/Durant-softball-gets-split-at-the-Claremore/Coweta-Invitational Durant's varsity softball squad won two and lost two games in the rugged Claremore/Coweta Invitational over the weekend. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 09:39:14 EST Durant cross country competes at Ardmore http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50568010/Durant-cross-country-competes-at-Ardmore Several improved times across the board were recorded by the Durant High School and Middle School cross country teams in the Lake Country Conference Meet Saturday in Ardmore. Tue, 9 Sep 2014 09:39:13 EST Bennington second, Achille third in tournament http://durantdemocrat.com/news/localsports1/50568559/Bennington-second-Achille-third-in-tournament BENNINGTON — The Bennington Bears had to settle for second place in their own baseball tournament Saturday afternoon with a 15-8 loss to Eagletown. The Achille Eagles had no trouble with the Mill Creek Bulldogs, winning 18-0 and taking home the... Tue, 9 Sep 2014 09:39:10 EST SE cross country team opens with a third place finish http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50548511/SE-cross-country-team-opens-with-a-third-place-finish TYLER, Texas - Southeastern cross country opened the 2014 season with a third place finish at the Braveheart Invitational in Tyler, Texas on Friday evening. Sun, 7 Sep 2014 11:46:16 EST SE volleyball splits saturday contests at the Lady Reddie College Classic http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/50548490/SE-volleyball-splits-saturday-contests-at-the-Lady-Reddie-College-Classic ARKADELPHIA, Ark. - Southeastern wrapped up its opening weekend of competition with another split on Saturday, downing McMurry 3-0 before dropping a tough match to Central Oklahoma, 3-1, at the Lady Reddie College Classic in Arkadelphia,... Sun, 7 Sep 2014 11:39:06 EST