Phoenix staff reports
VIAN 12, HEAVENER 0 — Dan Weer had two hits including a grand slam and drove in five runs as the Wolverines (6-1) earned the run-rule victory. It was Weer’s second home run of the season.
Rowdy Simon (2-0) was the wining pitcher. Warren Zachary and Dalton Morris each had two hits.
PRESTON FESTIVAL —The Checotah Wildcats improved to 6-2 for the season after sweeping past Glencoe 8-7 in 10 inning and hammering Weleetka 15-1 by the run-rule.
Kameron Elerick scored on a passed ball in the top of the 10th inning. Tyler Addy pitched the last three innings for the win against Glencoke Addy had three hits in the game along with Caleb Knight. Jack Christian and Tyler Blankenship combed for four hits and three RBIs.
In beating Weleetka, Elerick drove in three runs, while Blankenship had four RBIs with his two hits. Wyatt Hatridge hit a home run for one of his two hits and drove in three runs and Cade Christian added two hits.
Checotah plays Oktaha at 2 p.m. in the festival.
Oktaha lost 10-4 to Tecumsehh as Dakota Davis (0-1) was the losing pitcher for the Tigers (1-2) as Jordan Webb had two hits and two RBIs, while Dalton Martin drove in two runs.
WARNER WINS TWO — Playing in the Okay tournament, the Eagles improved to 6-1 as they beat Mounds 10-0 and Chouteau 7-3 to advance to the championship game against Gore at 3 p.m. today.
Gage Sparrow (2-0) and Tim Smithson (2-0) were the winning pitchers.
Tristan VanDaley had two hits and two RBIs, while Levi Jones tripled and drove in two runs against Mounds. Jones had two hits and three RBIs against Chouteau.
KEYS 12, SEQUOYAH 8 — Sequoyah dropped its season opener to the Keys Cougars (2-4). Mitch Allison was the winning pitcher and Sheldon Wesley was the loser.
Connor Hall had two RBIs for the Cougars. Ryan Helsley and Elijah Tucker drove in two runs each for the Indians.