INOLA—The Poteau girls made their first trip into the soccer playoffs on Friday night a memorable one.
The Lady Pirates won their first-round playoff game, 3-1, over Inola to move on to the second round.
Poteau took an early lead with a goal by Bailee Bates off an assist by Josie Garrett. Inola tied the score before the Lady Pirates took the lead in the second half on a goal by Taylor Darneal off an assist by Gwyn Clark.
On a penalty kick later in the half, Josie Garrett clinched the win with a goal.
Taryn Shelton had five saves for Poteau in the win.