Durant Lions’ road struggles continue with loss to Tulsa Memorial TULSA - The Durant Lions’ road struggles continued on Tuesday with a 13-3 District 5A-4 loss to Tulsa Memorial.
The Lions got off to a good start in the contest, grabbing a 1-0 lead in the opening half of the first when Cooper Webb singled, stole second and scored on an Alex Brooks single.
The lead was short-lived as Memorial countered with five runs on five hits and a Durant error against Lion starter Austin Joines in the bottom of the f...
Kevin Farr Special to the DemocratDurant Daily Democrat
LadyStorm No. 4 in NFCA poll; debut at No. 2 in Region: At NW next Coach Ron Faubion’s LadyStorm softballers climbed a notch in the latest NFCA Division II national poll released Wednesday.
Southeastern was ranked No. 2 in the season’s first poll, held that position three weeks, slipped to No. 5 and stayed there for the next five weeks.
The ninth poll of the season jumped the LadyStorm to No. 4 with only one Great American Conference series remaining.
Southeastern is scheduled to travel to Northwestern...
HAROLD HARMON Sports WriterDurant Daily Democrat
Durant splits district games against Chickasha DURANT - The Durant Lions hosted a pivotal district game against the Chickasha Chicks on Tuesday night at Paul Laird Field. The Lady Lions came out on top with a 2-1 victory over the Lady Chicks and the boys let a lead slip through their fingers and fell 2-1.
The Lady Lions have bounced back from a disappointing loss to Lawton Mac last week to up their record to 9-2 overall and 4-1 in district. While the boys team are still searching for th...