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March 13, 2014

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Ada — Tuesday’s Games

SOFTBALL

At Sulphur

Sulphur 9, Roff 4

ROFF 101 000 2 —  4  11  2

SULPHUR 200 007 x —  9  11  5

    Lauren Trimmer and Swallow; Gilbert and Simms. WP – Gilbert. LP – Trimmer (1-1). 2B – Trimmer, Breecia Crawford, Kaylea Riley (R). White 2 (S). HL – Riley 2-4, 1 RBI; Trimmer 2-4, BB; Crawford 2-4, 1 RS; Kendall Sanford 1-4, 2 RBIs (RR). Griffis 3-4, 2 RS; Williams 2-3, 1 RBI, 1RS; White 2-4, 3 RBIs, 2 RS; Saunders 1-3, 1 RBI, 1 RS; Ramer 1-3, 1 RBI.

NOTEWORTHY: A seven-run sixth inning lifted Sulphur to a 9-4 victory over Roff on Tuesday. Kaylea Riley, Lauren Trimmer and Breecia Crawford each collected two hits for the Lady Tigers in a losing cause. The trio also had a double apiece. Riley knocked in a run and Crawford scored once. Kendall Sanford drove home two runs in a 1-for-4 effort.

COACH’S QUOTE: “We didn’t play too badly. We just left a lot of runners in scoring position. Sulphur has a good club. They came up with a string of big hits in the sixth. That was the difference in the game,” — Roff head coach Blake Crawford.

Record: Roff is 1-1; Sulphur 1-1.

Up Next: Roff plays on Friday in the Okemah Festival at 4:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

 

Red, White & Blue Conf. Tournament

At Wanette

Stratford 11, Vanoss 1

STRATFORD 362 x —  11  8  2

VANOSS 000 1 —  1  3  6

     Morgan Tice and Brooke Logan. Tracy McKibben and Jena Zientek. WP-TIce. LP-McKibben. HR-Randa Hatter (S). 3B-Tayler Oats (S). 2B-Leah Parker, Hatter, Lacy Hillis (S). HL-Hatter 2-3, 5 RBIs, Hillis 1-3, Oats 2-3 (S).

NOTEWORTHY: Vanoss managed just a single run against Stratford pitcher Morgan Tice in a loss to the Lady Bulldogs at the Red, White and Blue Tournament Tuesday in Wanette. Randa Hatter swung a big stick for Stratford, finishing 2-for-3 with a home run, a double and five RBIs. Tayler Oats was also 2-for-3 with a triple for the winners.

COACHES QUOTE: “We have to become more consistent. We made too many errors today. But Stratford also hit the ball well,” — Vanoss head coach John Impson.

Team Records: Vanoss 1-4; Stratford 4-2.

Up Next: Stratford vs. Madill, 12:10 p.m.; Maud vs. Vanoss, 3:40 p.m. today at 2014 Vanoss Spring Tournament.

 

At Tupelo

Tupelo 9, Coleman 1

COLEMAN 000 10 —  1  2  3

TUPELO 014 04 —  9  8  3

     Miller and Owen; Paige Vick and Keara Bourland. WP – Vick. LP – Miller. HR – Brittany Sanders (R). HL – Vick 2-3, 4 RBIs, 1 RS; Kaitlin Watson 2-3; Sanders 1-1, 2 RBIs, 1 RS; Courtney Hickman 1-2, 1 RBI, 2 RS; Phylisha Chamberlain 1-2, 1 RS; Kurston Chamberlain 1-3, 1 RS (T).

NOTEWORTHY: Brittany Sanders hit a solo-homer in the second inning while Paige Vick and Kaitlin Watson each went 2-for-3 from the plate as Tupelo routed Coleman, 9-1, in five innings on Tuesday. Vick, who picked up the pitching victory, also drove home four runs and scored once. Sanders was 1-for-1 and finished with two runs batted in. Courtney Hickman went 1-for-2 with one RBI and two runs scored. 

Record: Tupelo is 3-2

Up Next: Tupelo at Stonewall on Thursday at 4 p.m.

 

Red, White & Blue Conf. Tournament

At Wanette

Winner’s Bracket

Asher 7, Maud 5

ASHER 301 21 —  7  13  1

MAUD 201 02 —  5  13  1

     Sarah Wauahdooah and Malery Luman. Maud battery not available. WP – Wauahdooah (3-0). 2B – Desaray Goodgion, Shelby Fleming (A). HL – Goodgion 3-3, 2 RBIs; Fleming 2-2, 1 RBI; Tristan Milburn 2 singles (A).

NOTEWORTHY: Class A third-ranked Asher advanced to the championship game of the Red, White and Blue Conference Tournament with a 7-5 decision on Tuesday over Maud. Desaray Goodgion went 3-for-3 with a two-run double and Shelby Fleming was 2-for-2 with an RBI double. Tristan Milburn also contributed a pair of singles for the victorious Lady Indians, who compiled 13 hits. Maud also finished with 14 hits as each team had just one error.

 

Championship

Asher 21, Maud 20

ASHER 302 (10)41 1 —  21  27  10

MAUD 630 092 0 —  20  19    6

     Sarah Wauahdooah and Malery Luman. Maud battery not available. WP – Wauahdooah (4-0). 3B – Tarin Dubler. 2B – Wauahdooah, Haley Odell (A). HL – Dubler 4-5, 3 RBIs; Odell 4-4, 2 RBIs; Haylee Andrews 4-5; Malery Luman 3-4 (A).

NOTEWORTHY: Tarin Dubler, Haley Odell and Haylee Andrews collected four hits apiece as the Class A third-ranked Asher Lady Indians edged Maud, 21-20, to claim the championship on Tuesday in the championship game of the Red, White and Blue Conference Tournament. Dubler went 4-for-5 with a three-run triple and Odell was 4-for-4 with a two-run double. Andrews went 4-for-5 with all singles. Malery Luman was 3-for-4 with all singles.

Record: Asher is 4-0

Up Next: Asher vs. Wanette-Butner winner Thursday at 1:20 p.m. in the Vanoss Tournament.

 

BASEBALL

At Vanoss

Vanoss 9, Strother 1

STROTHER 000 10 —  1    5  2

VANOSS 511 2x —  9  12  1

    Blake Blankenship, AJ Christy (5) and AJ Christy and Dustin Mulliniks (5). Marquis and Wiley. WP-Blankenship. LP–Marquis. 2B-Dillon Lamb (V). HL-Slaughter 2-3, Marquis 1-2, Casteel 2-2 (S); Christy 2-3, RBI, Riley McCulley 2-3, Cody Tharp 1-3, RS, CD Lancaster 0-2 2 RS, 2 BB, Lamb 1-2, Ricky Phillips 1-2, 2 RS, Blankenship 1-2, RBI (V).

NOTEWORTHY: Vanoss scored five runs in the bottom of the first and cruised past Strother. Pitchers Vanoss pitchers Blake Blankenship and AJ Christy combined to strike out nine batters in the win. Christy and Riley McCulley led a 12-hit VHS attack with 2-for-3 efforts while Dillon Lamb finished 1-for-2 with a double.

Team Record: Vanoss 2-2.

Up Next: Vanoss vs. Calvin Thursday, 7 p.m. at Vanoss Tournament.

 

At Roff

Roff 17, Stonewall 8

STONEWALL 025 10 —    8    6  8

ROFF 363 5x —  17  16  8

     Gage Burns, Dakota Teel (3), Robby Mitchell (3) and Chase Finley; C.J. Johnson, Mike Anderson (3) and Cruz Villafranco. WP – Johnson (1-0). LP – Burns. HR – Christian Morgan (S). Dalton Reed (R). 3B – Zach Lewis (R). 2B – Tyler Campise (S). Johnson (R). HL – Finley 3-3, 1 RS; Campise 2-3, 2 RS (S). Anderson 4-4, 2 RBIs, 4 RS; Hunter Larsh 3-4, 1 RS; Reed 2-3, 3 RBIs, 2 RS; Johnson 2-3, 2 RBIs, 3 RS.

NOTEWORTHY: Dalton Reed blasted a three-run homer and Mike Anderson collected four hits as Roff upended Stonewall, 17-8, on Tuesday in an error-plagued baseball game. Each team committed eight miscues in the contest. Anderson went 4-for-4 from the plate, drove home two runs and scored four times. Reed was 2-for-3 with his homer, three RBIs and three runs scored. Hunter Larsh went 3-for-4 and scored a run for the winners and teammate C.J. Johnson was 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a run scored. Zach Lewis also hit a triple for the Tigers. Johnson, the starting pitcher, was credited with the win after being relieved by Anderson in the third inning. Chase Finley went 3-for-3 and scored a run for the Longhorns and Tyler Campise was 2-for-3 with a double and scored twice. Stonewall starter Gage Burns was tagged with the loss.

COACH’S QUOTE: “There were 16 combined errors. That’s got to be some kind of record. If it’s not, it should be,” — Roff head coach Ead Simon.

Record: Roff is 2-0; Stonewall 0-2.

Up Next: Roff at Asher on Friday at 4:30 p.m.

 

At Shawnee

Shawnee 5, Ada 4

ADA 200 001 1 —  4    7  3

SHAWNEE 003 100 1 —  5  11  1

     Micah Simmer and Garrett Beam. Eli Davis, Josh Rolette (6) and NA. WP-Rolette. LP-Simmer. HR-Jake Taylor (S). 2B-Dalton Wolf, Scott Johnson, Gabe Simons (A); Austin Cooper, Rolette, Harper (S). HL- Wolf 2-4, RS, Johnson 1-2, RS, Simmer 1-4, RBI, 6 Ks, Beam 1-3, RBI, Simons 1-3, RBI (A); Rolette 3-4, RBI, Taylor 2-4, 3 RBIs (S).

NOTEWORTHY: Jake Taylor’s RBI single in the bottom of the seventh lifted the Shawnee Wolves to a narrow 5-4 win over Ada Tuesday evening. The Cougars had scored a run in the top of the seven to tie the game at 4-4 after Walker Whitworth singled and later scored on a two-out RBI hit by Garrett Beam. Taylor had blasted a two-run homer earlier in the game and finished 2-for-4 with three RBIs for Shawnee. Josh Rolette led the Wolves with a 3-for-4 outing. Dalton Wolf finished 2-for-4 with a double to pace Ada at the plate. Micah Simmer absorbed the hard-luck loss for the Cougars. He struck out six and didn’t walk a batter in the complete-game outing. Shawnee starter Eli Davis and reliever Josh Rolette combined for 11 strikeouts.

Team Record: Ada 2-1; Shawnee 5-0.

Up Next: Tecumseh at Ada Saturday, noon.