ARKOMA—Arkoma swept both games from Keota in Green Valley Conference play Friday.
Arkoma’s boys blew out Keota, 80-62, while the Lady Mustangs held on for a 47-46 win over the Lady Lions.
After trailing early, Arkoma’s boys controlled the final three quarters to get the win. Arkoma (12-6) had four players in …
ARKOMA—Arkoma swept McCurtain in a pair of Green Valley Conference games on Thursday.
Arkoma’s girls won, 47-32, while the Mustangs enjoyed an easy 90-35 win over McCurtain.
Leading 22-16 at the half, the Lady Mustangs took control of the contest by outscoring McCurtain 14-3 in the third quarter.
Josslyn Beesley led Arkoma (2-12) …
By CRAIG HALL
FORT SMITH, Ark.—Poteau senior Sequoyah Sanders was honored as the boys’ MVP of the 85th annual LeFlore County Tournament after leading the Pirates to a 46-42 win over Talihina for the championship.
It was the second straight tournament MVP for Sanders, who scored 17 points in the win.
Poteau also …
District basketball district tournaments have been released by the Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activity Association for Class A and B schools.
In Class A, Arkoma will host a district tournament. Cameron and Keota are the other schools involved in the tournament. Okemah is the regional host with Porum a sub-site. The area …
The semifinals of the 85th annual basketball LeFlore County Tournament start Thursday at the Stubblefield Center on the campus of the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith.
LCT boys bracket after Wednesday
LCT girls after Wednesday
This is the first time that games in the LCT will be played at UAFS since 2010.
By CRAIG HALL
The top four seeds in both the boys and girls’ brackets advanced to the semifinals, but the road was hardly easy for the top-seeded Spiro boys and the fourth-seeded Poteau boys.
LCT boys bracket after Tuesday.xls
LCT girls bracket after Tuesday.xls
Spiro had to score the final seven points …
By CRAIG HALL
PANAMA—The first day of the 2017 basketball LeFlore County Tournament produced only a few minor upsets as the favorites controlled the opening round contests.
LCT boys after Monday.xls
LCT girls after Monday.xls
Heavener, the 10th seed in the boys’ bracket, downed Panama, 57-49, on the Razorbacks’ home court while …
LeFlore County’s biggest sporting event starts again on Monday.
The 2017 basketball LeFlore County Tournament tips off with games at Cameron, Howe and Panama on Monday with all 13 of the county’s high schools competing.
The Howe girls and Poteau boys are the defending tournament championships. This year, …
CAMERON—For the fans who enjoy watching free throws shot, the Cameron and Arkoma girls’ game Friday would have more than fulfilled their wants.
The two teams combined to shoot 108 free throws in Cameron’s 54-42 win. Cameron was 30-58 while Arkoma finished 23-50 as a combined 66 fouls were called in …
GANS—Arkoma split a pair of high school basketball games at Gans on Thursday.
Gans’ girls held off a late push for a 41-39 win while the Mustangs jumped out to a big lead en route to a 72-58 win.
The Lady Mustangs trailed 37-29 going into the final period before outscoring the …