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February 1, 2014

Prep roundup and today's schedule


Phoenix staff reports

Boys basketball

FORT GIBSON 54, KEYS 19 – The Fort Gibson Tigers jumped on teh Keys Cougars, grabbing a 17-2 lead after the first quarter and never looked back.

The Tigers, 14-2 and No. 6 in Class 4A, had three players finish the game in double figures with Jordan London leading the way with 14 points. Stephen Edwards and Chris Simpson rounded out the double-digit scorers with 13 and 11 points, respectively. There were no stats available for Keys (1-14) at press time.

BEGGS 67, HASKELL 52 – Wes Davis scored 14 points for Haskell as the Haymakers collapsed on the road against Beggs after leading by six at the half. The loss was due largely to being 7 of 25 from the free-throw line. The Haymakers (10-7) will travel to play Checotah Tuesday.

SEQUOYAH 57, CASCIA HALL 53 – At Sequoyah, the 3A No. 5  Indians held on to win at home thanks to 18 points from Caison Green and 10 points from Elijah Tucker. Sequoyah (14-2) will host Riverside at 1 p.m. today.

TAHLEQUAH 53, COWETA 32 – At Tahlequah, the Tigers  dominated at home behind the scoring of Matt Alberty with 13 points, and Hunter Smith with 10 points. Tahlequah (6-11) will play at Pryor on Tuesday.

CHECOTAH 71, MORRIS 51 – At Morris, the Wildcats won on the road in convincing fashion behind the scoring of Deshawn Jackson with 18 points, Cameron Pipe with 15 points, and Deshay Bear with 11 points. Checotah (10-5) will host Haskell on Tuesday.

VIAN 66, WESTVILLE 38 – The Wolverines dominated at home thanks to the scoring of Eric Casey with 22 points and Denver Coffee with 15 points. Vian led 33-23 at the half and continued to pull away. The Wolverines (5-7) will host Gore on Monday.

HULBERT 74, GORE 49 –  Mason Fielden had 30 points, Jordan Gibson had 14 points, and Parker Taylor had 12 points to lead the Riders to a dominant home win. Hulbert (11-6) will play at Sallisaw Central on Tuesday. Gore (1-13) will host Webbers Falls tonight.

CENTRAL 50, OKAY 39 – The Mustangs lost at home and are now 13-6. Okay will host Warner on Tuesday.

JAY 47, WAGONER 36 – The Bulldogs lost on the road despite 11 points and 21 rebounds from Ya-aquoob King and 10 points from Anthony Ashley. Wagoner (4-12) will play at Catoosa Tuesday.

GANS 68, PORTER 48 – Despite 13 points each from Bracey Kilgore and Nick Jenkins, the Pirates lost on the road. Porter (3-16) will play at Braggs on Thursday.

WARNER 61, WEBBERS FALLS 54 – Garrett Rice had 16 points, and Levi Jones had 14 points to lead the Eagles to a hard-earned road victory. For Webbers Falls, Hunter Bray had 18 points  and Dillon Coleman had 14 points. Tyler Wardlow came up big for Warner in clutch time going 6-6 from the free throw line to secure the win for the Eagles. Overall, the team was 14-15 from the free throw line towards the end of the game. Warner (7-9) will play at Okay Tuesday. Webbers Falls (9-9) will play at Gore tonight.

KINTA 74, BRAGGS 69 – The Wildcats lost at home despite the scoring efforts of Payton York with 25 points, Rowdy Ensminger with 20 points, and Blaine Dunlap with 14 points. Braggs (13-8) will look to bounce back when it hosts Webbers Falls on Monday.

TALIHINA 53, STIGLER 31 – After trailing 11-22 at the half, the Panthers never could get back into the game and lost at home. Dylan Bryant had 12 points for the Panthers. Stigler (7-9) will host Hartshorne on Tuesday.



Girls basketball

FORT GIBSON 53, KEYS 32 – Led by the scoring of Susie Kilpatrick with 14 points, Jamie Hill with 12 points, and Desiree Phipps with 11 points, the 4A No. 1 Lady Tigers won in convincing fashion to stay undefeated. Ali Nolan had 11 points for Keys. Fort Gibson led 32-12 at the half on their way to victory. The Lady Tigers (16-0) will host Sallisaw at 4 p.m. today. The Lady Cougars (8-7) will look to bounce back when they host Locust Grove on Tuesday.

BEGGS 65, HASKELL 44 – The Lady Haymakers lost on the road despite 14 points each from Denora Wheeland and Makayla Wren. Haskell (3-13) will play at Checotah on Tuesday.

SEQUOYAH 58, CASCIA HALL 30 – At Sequoyah, the 3A No. 5 Lady Indians won their 14th straight game behind the scoring of Jhonette Cookson with 14 points and Audrey Ballou with 11 points. Sequoyah led 15-3 at the end of the first quarter and 31-15 at halftime. The Lady Indians (16-1) will look to continue their  streak as they host Riverside at 1 p.m. today.

TAHLEQUAH 46, COWETA 43 – At Tahlequah, The Lady Tigers won a close one thanks to Whitney Wright who sealed a win with two crucial free throws with 12 seconds left in the game. Whitney Wright and Lindsay Wade had 11 points each for Fort Gibson. The Lady Tigers (6-11) will travel to play Pryor on Tuesday.

MORRIS 47, CHECOTAH 31 – Katelyn Donathan had 12 points for the Lady Wildcats as they fell to Morris on the road Friday. Checotah (8-7) will host Haskell on Tuesday.

VIAN 60, WESTVILLE 34 – Erica Casey had a monster night scoring 26 points for the Lady Wolverines while Desiree Moon had 15 points and Nese Walters had 10 points. The Lady Wolverines outscored Westville 25-0 in the second quarter to lead 34-11 at the half. Vian (12-1) will host Gore on Monday.

HULBERT 56, GORE 30 – At Hulbert, the Lady Riders pulled ahead early and led 29-11 at the half. Hulbert (11-6) will play at  Sallisaw Central Tuesday. Gore (0-13) will host Webbers Falls tonight.

CENTRAL 59, OKAY 43 – Bali Ramos scored 12 points for Okay as the Lady Mustangs lost at home. Okay (4-15) will host Warner on Tuesday.

JAY 45, WAGONER 37 – The Lady Bulldogs lost on the road despite 15 points from Kristen Robbins and 10 points from Shareece Robbins. Wagoner (3-12) will play at Catoosa on Tuesday.

WARNER 60, WEBBERS FALLS 57 – At Webbers Falls, Chelsea Anderson had 24 points, and Raven Girty had 14 points to lead the Lady Eagles to a hard-earned road win. For Webbers Falls, Cannie Farrar and Autumn Cato had 16 points, and Chandler Jarrard had 12 points. Warner (12-4) will host Okay Tuesday. Webbers Falls (8-10) will play at Gore tonight.

BRAGGS 42, KINTA 40 – Kimber Igert had 17 points, Jaycie Ray had 11 points, and Krissy Perry had 10 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Lady Wildcats to victory on the road. Braggs (6-15) will host Webbers Falls on Monday.

TALIHINA 43, STIGLER 36 – Nina Echelle had 17 points and Bailey Wilson 11 points in a home loss. Stigler (10-6) will look to bounce back when they host Hartshorne Tuesday.

PORUM 50, MIDWAY 48 – Porum won a tightly contested road battle behind the scoring of Katie McCullar with 14 points, Aubrie Ayers with 13, and Shailan Toney with 11. For Midway, Brittanie Barnard had 15 points, Morgan Hays had 12 points and Courteni Conley had 10 points. Porum (15-5) will host Midway on Tuesday. Midway (11-8) will host Indianola on Monday.



BASKETBALL

Today

Sallisaw at Fort Gibson, 4/5:30 p.m.

Riverside at Sequoyah, 1/2:30 p.m. (Boys first)

Webbers Falls at Gore, 6:30/8 p.m.

Ketchum vs. Latta, 5:30/7 at Muskogee Civic Center

Monday

Sallisaw Central at Oktaha

Webbers Falls at Braggs

Indianola at Midway



WRESTLING

Today

Muskogee at Blackwell Tn.

Fort Gibson at Maverick Conf. Tournament