- Ada, Oklahoma

March 4, 2013

Latta headed to state through backdoor

Ada News Staff
The Ada News

Ada — ANADARKO—After a heartbreaking loss on Friday night to rival Konawa, the Latta Panthers bounced back on Saturday and prevailed over the Hydro-Eakly Bobcats 45-36 in the consolation title game of the Class 2A Area Tournament in Anadarko to land a place in this week’s state tournament.No. 5 Latta improves to 26-3 and will make their first appearance at state since 2005, facing Talihina Thursday afternoon at 2 p.m. in first-round matchup at Oklahoma City University. The Bobcats bow out with a 25-6 record.

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