LADY IRONHEADS GRAB CONFERENCE – On Friday, Eufaula posted a score of 347 to take the Heartland Conference title and swept the top 5 in the individuals standings with Faith Lasiter earning medalist with a 79. Melissa Eldredge (82) finished second, Hedi Stafford and Hanna Rippy tied for third with a 93 and Taylor O’Brien grabbed fifth with a 99. Ashley Fowler of Checotah came in sixth with a 102.
MUSKOGEE 10-10, WARNER 2-0 — The Muskogee Lady Roughers, No.4 in the Okrankings-.com Class 6A poll, took both ends of the doubleheader on Monday’s doubleheader against the Warner Lady Eagles. The winning pitcher in both games was Morgan Taylor which improved her record on the season to 25-8. The hitters on the day for Muskogee (27-8) were Nia Maxwell who was 3-for-6 with three RBIs and a double, Paige Gann who finished 4-for-6 with an RBI and Carlee Gann was a perfect 5-for-5 with six RBIs and a triple.
ROUGHERS EIGHTH AT UNION – Muskogee saw the return of Connor Finerty at No. 1 singles but finished eighth at the Union Invitational on Monday.
Finerty came in second, losing to Zeke Clark of Riverfield in the finals 6-1, 6-2. Shan Bradley, playing at No. 2 singles, finished third, losing to Marko Tardio of Cascia Hall 6-7, 6-2, 10-12 in the semifinals before receiving a win be default over Edmond North.
In doubles action, Stephen Clark and Ryan Pearce fell in the consolation finals to the team from Tahlequah 7-6, 6-4 in No. 1 doubles while Seth Chapuis and Colin Watson struggled all day, losing their final match in No. 2 doubles to Riverfield 6-4, 6-4.