theadanews.com - Ada, Oklahoma

Local Sports

April 8, 2013

Ada girls tennis team finishes seventh

Ada —      The Ada High School girls’ tennis team recorded a score of 36 and placed seventh in its own invitational tournament on Saturday.

     Ada’s Margo Martin took fourth place at No. 1 singles for the Lady Cougars, and teammate Haley Dean was eighth at No. 2 singles.

     At No. 2 doubles, the Ada combination of Menee Thomsen and Mikala Whelchel finished sixth, and the Lady Cougars’ No. 1 doubles team of Natalie Keel and Lori Ross placed 10th.

     The next competition for the Ada girls will be Wednesday, April 17, in the Guthrie Tournament at the Oklahoma City Tennis Center.

Saturday’s Results

Ada Invitational

TEAM STANDINGS

1. Enid    60

2. Duncan    52

3. Jenks    45

4. Edmond North    44

5. Broken Arrow    40

6. Heritage Hal    38

7. ADA    36

ADA INDIVIDUAL FINAL RESULTS

No. 1 Singles – Brittany Toone (Duncan) def. Margo Martin (Ada), 6-1, 6-2 (3rd place)

No. 2 Singles – Savvy Smith (Edmond Memorial) def. Haley Dean (Ada), 7-5, 6-3 (7th place)

No. 1 Doubles – Dunkelberger-Pearson (Tulsa Union) def. Natalie Keel-Lori Ross (Ada), 6-2, 6-2 (9th place)

No. 2 Doubles – Williams-Webbs (Jenks) def. Menee Thomsen-Mikala Whelchel (Ada), 6-3, 6-4 (5th place)

Ada Lady Cougars win

Sulphur Tournament

     SULPHUR — The Ada girls golf team shot a 383 to win the Lady Bulldog Tournament last Friday at the Sulphur Hills Golf Course. It was the first-ever tournament victory for a program in its fourth year of existence.

     “It was a perfect day for golf, and a great day for the girls,” said Ada head coach Ron Anderson. “The field was small due to some teams canceling at the last minute, but I was proud that we played pretty well as a team to win the tournament.”

     Ada junior Olivia Pruitt shot a sizzling 83 to win the medalist crown.

     “Olivia was on target all day today and played her best round ever,” Anderson said. “I think she missed only one fairway all day and hit many greens in regulation. But her short game was also great, and it allowed her to score low."

     Pauls Valley was runner-up at the tournament with a 421, while Dickson settled for third place at 434.

     Four other Lady Cougars placed in the top 10 individually.  Mary Kathryn Lowry finished fourth shooting 94, followed by seventh-place Elisah Canfield (101), ninth-place Kendal Wilson (105) and 10th-place Breanna Stone (105). Wilson played as an individual and edged Stone in a scorecard playoff.

     “I’m happy for the girls for winning, but even more proud of their focus throughout the day," Anderson said. "We visit daily at practice and tournaments about course management, ways to eliminate distractions, playing as a team and not as individuals —  simply managing the things you can control. I thought Friday we did that .”

     Ada is back in action today at Dornick Hills in Ardmore and will travel to Kingston at the Chickasaw Point Golf Course on Tuesday, weather permitting.

Friday, April 5

Sulphur Tournament

At Sulphur Hills Golf Course

Team Standings

1. ADA    383

2. Pauls Valley    421

3. Dickson    434

Ada Individual Results

1. Olivia Pruitt    83

4. Mary Kathryn Lowry    94

7. Elisah Canfield    101

9. Kendal Wilson    105

10. Breanna Stone    105

Magan Ivy    121

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Local Sports
  • Wolf in the Fold Cougars blitz Lions, 9-0

    Dalton Wolf tossed a complete-game, two-hit shutout while Gabe Simons, Colton Blankenship and Jake Boone collected a pair of hits each as the Ada Cougars rolled to a 9-0 victory over the host Durant Lions on Tuesday night.

     

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ada boys soccer team ends season on high note Ada boys soccer team ends season on high note

    The Ada Cougars closed out the 2014 soccer season on a winning note Tuesday night and celebrated Senior Night with a 2-0 victory over Chickasha.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Tigers twirl shutout against OCU Stars

    The East Central University baseball team recorded its first shutout of the season, defeating Oklahoma City 9-0 Tuesday in the final non-conference game of the 2014 season.

     

    April 24, 2014

  • Tuesday action Local Softball & Baseball Capsules

    April 24, 2014

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Tournament time Byng still remembers its angels in the outfield

    Thirteen years ago, a tragedy jolted the community of Byng.

     

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Cougs getting better Ada High Golf Results

    Monday, April 21

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • A look back Rosters announced for All-Star Classic

    Rosters for the 41st annual Ada News All-Star Classic have been finalized after a meeting by the Ada Area Basketball Coaches Association last Wednesday.

     

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Frazier doesn't falter Ada splits pair in Harrah

    Oshawv Frazier allowed just six hits over seven complete innings and Jake Boone hit a triple and a single and scored a pair of runs as Ada downed Cleveland, 5-2, Saturday in the Harrah Festival.

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Indians keep on truckin' Asher wins tough Roff Invitational

    The Class B second-ranked Asher Indians received a two-run homer from Tim Johnson and solid pitching from right-hander Caleb Dubler in registering a 7-6 victory over Class 2A second-ranked Dale to capture the championship of the 20th Annual Roff Spring Invitational on Saturday.

     

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Lady Cougar golfers Local Golf Results

    April 22, 2014

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo