MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 16, 2013

Prep roundup and schedule


Phoenix Staff Reports

— Baseball

VIAN 13, CAMERON 0— Rowdy SImon (6-0) pitched a three-hit shutout to propel Class 3A No. 2 Vian (22-2) to a win against Cameron. Landon Decker was 2-for-2, John Andrews was 3-for-3 with an RBI, Denver Cofee was 2-for-2 with an RBI and Riley Simon had a grand slam home run, his third of the year, and had five RBIs. Vian has a bye in District tournament play.

TAHLEQUAH 9, B.T. WASHINGTON 1 – Stephen Wheeler threw a complete-game one-hitter to lift the Tigers past Washington. Tahlequah, 8-14 and 4-6 in District 5A-3, scored three times in the first and six in the third.

GORE 12, HULBERT 0 — Cole Keathley (1-2) tossed a three-hit shutout to lead the Pirates (20-5) to the win over Hulbert. Wade Chase and Logan Ohl each had three hits including a doubled, while Colby Clay went 3-for-3 with a double and an RBI, Ohl went 3-for-3 and Kolby Clay slugged his sixth run of the season. Gore starts district play Thursday at 4 p.m. in Gore against the Gans-Arkoma loser. The winners bracket will be on Friday.

BRAGGS 8-20, INDIANOLA 0-8— Peyton York tossed a no-hitter in the first game and Walter Hanson struck out 10 in the second game before giving up his first run. Braggs plays the Webbers Falls-Cave Springs loser in districts at Webbers Falls on Thursday.

WEBBERS FALLS 8, ARKOMA 1 —Dillin Coleman slugged a bases-loaded triple and Darren Shank scored three runs in the Warriors’ (10-7) win over Arkoma on Monday. Winning pitcher Mikhail Youngblood (1-0) struck out 12 batters as the Warriors open districts at home at 1 p.m. Thursday against Cave Springs.

MORRIS 9, EUFAULA 1— Colin Walch (4-3) was the losing pitcher as the Ironheads (11-8) fell  to the Eagles.

SALINA 5, FORT GIBSON 2 – The Fort Gibson Tigers saw a slim one-run lead evaporate in Salina on Monday.

The losing pitcher for the Tigers (8-14) was Tristian Johnson who fell to 0-1. Markie Carman had two hits for the Tigers while Tyler Stach had an RBI single.



Boys golf

FORT GIBSON CAPTURES CUSHING – Wesley Jackson captured medalist honors to lead the Fort Gibson Tigers to the team title at the Cushing tournament on Monday.

Jackson finished his round posting a 69, highlighted by a hole-in-one in the 160-yard No. 6 hole using an 8-iron. Rayne Cox carded a 78 to finish seventh in the individual standings while Dalton Rhoden, Collin Abdallah and Jordan Londan shot an 81, 82 and 84, respectively.

MUSKOGEE CONSISTENT AT OWASSO – The Roughers posted scored of 334 and 337 at the Owasso Invitational on Monday.

Harris Jones led the way for Muskogee with a two-round total of 154 while Spencer Smythe finished at 159. Austin Jones (178), Tanner Felts (180) and Connor Scott (195) rounded out the MHS scores.



Girls golf

HILLDALE WINS 4A PREVIEW – The Lady Hornets posted a team score of 353 to pull out a two-shot win over Poteau and Seminole at the Class 4A Preview in Oklahoma City on Monday.

Katie Kirkhart finished fifth for Hilldale in the individual standings, shooting an 82. Courtney Cunningham came in sixth with an 85 while Kennedi Puckett, Paige Snyder and Haleigh Cox shot 91, 95 and 96 respectively.



Slowpitch softball

MUSKOGEE 12-13, CHECOTAH 0-0 – The Lady Roughers dominated the Checotah Wildcats at Rougherettes Park on Monday.

Muskogee, 25-8 and No. 4 in the Okrankings.com Class 6A poll, saw Morgan Taylor (23-8) record both wins in the circle and went 1-for-1 in the first game with a run batted in. Paige Gann was 2-for-3 in the first game and 1-for-3 with a three-run home run in the nightcap.

Hannah Alexander was 2-for-2 with a double, Brook Henderson was 1-for-1 with two RBIs and Kelsey McClure was 1-for-2 with an RBI. In the second game, McClure was 2-for-2 with an RBI, Shaylee Rowland was 3-for-3 with two doubles and three RBIs and Jessi Venable was 2-for-2 with a double and an RBI.

LeeLee Horner (0-7) took the loss in both games for the Lady Wildcats (1-12).

OKTAHA FESTIVAL — Oktaha’s Lady Tigers won four games at its festival Monday, beating Salliaw 12-0, Fort Gibson 13-9, Tulsa Union junior varsity 12-4 and Roland 14-10.

Jenks also won four games, beating Fort Gibson 10-2, Henryetta 17-7, Muldrow 10-6 and Haskell 8-4.

Fort Gibson and Haskell each finished 1-2 in the festival. The Lady Tigers beat Tulsa Union JV 6-3 and Haskell topped Roland 13-9.

beat Poteau 10-2 (6 innings) & 7-1

TAHLEQUAH 10-7, POTEAU 2-1 – Randee O'Donnell hit a pair of two-run home runs in the first game and two hits in the second game to lead the Lady Tigers over Poteau.

Britney Johnson and Kirsten Chase each had three hits apiece in game one for Tahlequah, 28-2 and No. 2 in Class 6A. Chase also had two runs batted in, which ended the game and brought the run-rule into effect.

In game two, Tahlequah scored three runs in the third and four in the fourth. Johnson again had three hits while Chase had two hits and three RBIs.

CROWDER 8, PORUM 5 — Carly Anderson had three hits, while Johanna Bailey had two including two RBIs, but it wasn’t enough for the Lady Panthers (16-4). Makayla Tillery was the losing pitcher as Porum opens district play at 1 p.m. today at home against Watts or Keota.



Tennis

MUSKOGEE AT EDMOND NORTH INVITATIONAL — Playing with two doubles teams, the duo of Shan Bradley and Stephen Crank finished sixth at No. 1 after beating Edmond North 17-15 in a super tiebreaker and the No. 2 duo of Seth Chapuis and Ryan Pearce finished 14th. Muskogee plays in the Broken Arrow Tournament on Saturday.



Tuesday's schedule

BASEBALL


Eufaula at Henryetta, 4 p.m.

BTW at Tahlequah, 4 p.m.

Vian at Warner, 4 p.m.; Okay vs. Vian, 6 p.m.

Haskell at Holand Hall, 4 p.m.

Braggs at Porum, 4 p.m.

Sequoyah at Keys, 4 p.m.

Oktaha at Crowder, 4:30 p.m.

Locust Grove at Wagoner, 4:30 p.m.

Checotah at Kellyville, 5 p.m.

Hilldale at Vinita,, 5 p.m.

Sallisaw at Fort Gibson, 6:30 p.m.

Muskogee at Owasso, 7 p.m.

GOLF

Fort Gibson at Roland-Ben Geren 8:30 a.m. (g)

Hilldale at Roland (Ben Geren GC, Ark.)

Wagoner at Sand Springs, Canyons at Blackjack (girls)

SOCCER

Fort Gibson at Stillwell, 5:30/7:30 p.m.

Broken Arrow at Muskogee, 6/8 p.m.

Pawhuska at Hilldale, 6 p.m.

Keys at Porter girls, 6 p.m.

Wagoner at Victory Christian, 6 p.m. (boys only)

SOFTBALL

Stilwell at Sequoyah, 4 p.m.

Okay at Webbers Falls, 4 p.m.

Eufaula at Panama

Liberty at Haskell, 4:30 p.m.

Poteau at Fort Gibson, 4:30 p.m.

Porum at Braggs, 4:30 p.m.

Tahlequah at Vian (2), 4:30 p.m.

Oktaha at Quinton 5 p.m.

Muskogee at Fort Gibson vs Red Oak & Fort Gibson, 5:30 p.m.

TRACK

Wagoner, Warner at Vinita