Phoenix staff reports
OKAY 5, KIOWA 2 —The Mustangs got a one-hitter out of starter Zac Cagle to open the season with the win. Cagle struck out nine Kiowa batters, while giving up just two walks. Cagle also went 1-for-3 from the plate with a run batted in. Jackie Williams also went 1-for-3 with a run batted in. The Mustangs are back in action at 4:30 p.m. Monday against Preston.
VERNUM 10, BRAGGS 5 — The Wildcats fell to 1-1 on the season with the loss to Vernum. Payton York picked up the loss for the Wildcats going all seven innings, and striking out 13 batters and walking six. York in the loss only gave up three earned runs. Rowdy Ensminger went 1-for-4 with two runs batted in. Jayden Hubler went 1-for-3, and Landon Lucas went 1-for-1 with a single and two walks. The Wildcats continue in the Vernum tournament at noon today against Glencove.
BEGGS FESTIVAL — Oktaha went 2-0 in opening the season at the Beggs Festival and Kelsey Cantwell opened in style, hurling a no-hitter in a 7-0 win against Haskell.
Bailey Silva was the only multi-hitter in that game, going 2-for-3. Cantwell, Taylor Pevehouse, Callie King, Makayla Holt and Kylie Weidel all had RBI hits in the win.
Oktaha had another solid pitching effort from Pevehouse, who handcuffed Mannford on two hits in a 3-0 win. She walked one. King was 2-for-3 and drove in two of the Tigers’ runs. Silva was 1-for-3 and bunted home the other run on a sacrifice.
Oktaha plays today against Davenport at 1:30 p.m. and Red Oak at 3 p.m.
CHECOTAH 4, PORUM 1— The Lady Wildcats moved to 2-0 while the Lady Panthers fell to 1-1. Taylor Davidson was the winning pitcher for the Lady Wildcats, while Katie McCuller got the loss for Porum. Porum gave up five hits and four errors in the game. For Porum, Carly Anderson went 1-for-2 and Kylie Powell went 1-for-3 with a run batted in. For the Lady Wildcats Kelsey Casey, Raegan Burge, and Kiah Hill all had two singles and one run batted in. Porum is next in action on Tuesday against Preston at 4:30 p.m., while the Lady Wildcats are in action today in the Beggs Festival against Okmulgee at 9 a.m., Panama at 10:30 a.m. and Beggs at 1:30 p.m.
WARNER 5, HULBERT 4 — The Lady Eagles moved to 2-0 on the season with a come from behind win over the Lady Riders of Hulbert. The Lady Eagles were down 4-to-1 going into the seventh inning when Raven Girty drove in Payton Jackson for the winning run. Jackson went 1-for-3 with two runs scored and two runs batted in, while Girty went 2-for-3 with three RBIs. Triston Potts also went 2-for-3 with an RBI and a home run. Cheyenne Miller was the winning pitcher going seven innings striking out six and giving up no earned runs. Warner next plays on Monday against South Central and Vian at Vian at 4 p.m.
MULDROW 13, GORE 0 — The Lady Pirates of Gore opened their season with a loss to Muldrow. Stormie Gates went three innings in the loss giving up eight hits striking out two and giving up just one walk.The Lady Pirates are back on the field at 11 a.m. today in the Liberty Festival.
PORTER DROPS TWO —Tanisha Carmichael pitched all five innings in both games for the Lady Pirates in falling to Kellyville 3-2 and Beggs 4-1. In the first game she struckout four and one walk. In the second game she only gave up only one earned run and had no strikeouts or walks. In the first game Cheyenne Marshall went 1-for-2 with a run batted in, while in the second game Kennedy Mathis went 1-for-2 with a run scored. The Lady Pirates now move to 1-2 on the season and are back in action at 4:30 p.m. Monday at home against Ketchum.
SEQUOYAH TOURNAMENT — Pool play came to an end on Friday with the Sequoyah Lady Indians going undefeated (3-0) while Claremore Sequoyah went 2-1, Salina finished 1-2 and Hulbert rounded out the field at 0-3. Bracket action in the tournament is today.
Broken Arrow Tournament
Sequoyah vs. Edmond Deer Creek, 9 a.m., Muskogee 10:30 a.m. and Poteau, 3:30 p.m.
Muskogee vs. Sapulpa, 9 a.m., vs. Broken Arrow, 3:30 p.m.
Hilldale vs. Yukon, 12:30 p.m., also vs. Glenpool, 2 p.m. and Edmond North, 5:30 p.m.
Porter, Oktaha at Beggs Festival: Oktaha vs. Davenport, 1:30 p.m. and Red Oak, 3 p.m.
Gore at Liberty Festival
Eufaula at Weleetka Festival
Wagoner at Nowata Tournament
Fort Gibson at Fort Gibson Festival vs. Muldrow, 10 a.m.; Roland, 4 p.m.; Sallisaw, 5:30 p.m.
Vian at Stilwell Festival vs. Keys 10 a.m., Wilburton 11:30 a.m.
Muskogee at Westmoore Tournament
Sequoyah, Hulbert at Sequoyah Tournament