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Youthful Lions split matches but nipped by Shawnee, 39-31

Competing for the first time at home this season, the Durant Lion wrestling team gave perennial power Shawnee all it wanted in dual competition Tuesday night with wins in seven of the night’s … more

Plenty of local action with GAC and high school tourneys

Coach Kelly Green’s Savage Storm basketballers knocked off Ouachita Baptist 78-69 and Henderson State 60-58 here last weekend.Coach Darin Grover’s ladies defeated Ouachita Baptist 76-67 … more

Bruins scorch nets to finish sweep of Boswell

CADDO – A year ago, the Caddo Bruins were the team flying under the radar much of the season while surprising many opponents along the way.The shoe has been on the other foot through the early … more

Colbert claims Red River Classic crowns

It was a clean sweep for Colbert in the championship games of the Achille Red River Classic with each capturing championships.The Lady Leopards slipped past the host Eagles, 34-31, in the girls title … more

Top-ranked Kingston tops Rock Creek for title

KINGSTON – A magical run by Rock Creek through the opening two days of the Kingston New Years Classic came to a screeching halt Saturday night as Class 3A’s top-ranked Kingston flexed its … more

Lions have four individual champs in McAlester runner-up finish

Four individual champions as well as one runner-up propelled the Durant Lions to a second place team finish at the tough McAlester Invitational over the weekend.It was the second Top 3 tournament … more

Nichols buzzer beater gives Lions first victory

ADA - The Durant Lions showed flashes of solid play throughout the first semester but could never manage to put four quarters together for a victory.That all changed Thursday against Class 6A Lawton … more

Rock Creek upsets Latta, Talihina to reach tourney finals

KINGSTON – Arguably the hottest basketball team in Bryan County going into the holiday break was the Rock Creek Mustangs. But if they wanted to gain some respect in the Class 2A state rankings, … more

Tagging a New Year’s resolution bow buck

With the Christmas tree kicked to the curb and the decorations dutifully put away in the attic until next year’s visit from St. Nicholas, you’ve probably noticed that a New Year has … more

All bowled out? Basketball on tap with other sports looming

Georgia and Alabama will play football Monday night for the national championship.It should be Oklahoma and Alabama playing football Monday night for the national championship.Baker Mayfield, … more

Colbert Leopards sweep pair from Coleman

COLBERT – If shaking off Christmas break rust was the objective it was mission accomplished for the Colbert Leopards even though it wasn’t exactly pretty Tuesday night during a twinbill … more

Sydney Hampton lands at D1 Nebraska-Omaha

To say the year 2017 was like a roller coaster ride for former Durant High All-State pitcher Sydney Hampton would be an understatement.From high school graduation to settling in at what was expected … more

Savage Storm drop overtime verdict to OK Christian

With catalyst Kevin Buckingham saddled in foul trouble throughout the contest, Southeastern had to look to other offensive options against Saturday afternoon at Bloomer Sullivan Arena.The Savage … more

Kingston falls to Wright City in TOC #1 showdown

Sizzling starts fueled the Kingston Redskins in the 53rd Annual Tournament of Champions at Tulsa’s Mabee Center, but it was finishing that hurt Class 3A’s top-ranked squad as they ended … more

Tournament action heats up Thursday

Another big tournament week tips off on Thursday with most area squads competing in one of three local events.The first Achille Red River Shootout features Achille, Colbert and Victory Life in the … more

A Sooner State dozen: outdoors opportunity in the new year

As Christmas Day fades into the rearview mirror, there is once again little doubt in my mind that the month of December is without a doubt the most wonderful time of the year.After a week of … more

DHS grad takes conference wrestler of week honors

While wrestling in his home state, Durant senior Jared Woods took the Oklahoma City Duals by storm just over a week ago.A perfect 4-0 run has allowed him to earn the title of GPAC/Hauff Mid-America … more

James Spivey joins National Small College Hall of Fame

Ho, hum.Another day, another Hall of Fame induction for Southeastern basketball standout James Spivey.The Small College Basketball Hall of Fame was founded in 2016 by John McCarthy, who has served as … more

Hunting with a little blind faith in December

Editor’s Note: Democrat outdoors writer Lynn Burkhead continues his yearly tradition of penning a fictitious outdoors story as a Christmastime gift to readers.As the north wind whistled over … more

Durant splits district duals at Glenpool

The youth-laden Durant High wrestling team posted another solid showing in District 5A-8 dual competition on Tuesday night at Glenpool, splitting a pair of contests.Durant gave perennial Top 10 squad … more
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