Only a handful of Bryan County high school basketball teams have survived to the deep reaches of the 2015 playoffs. The Durant Daily Democrat offers a synopsis of how they got here in classes 3A, 2A and B (since none of our Class A local teams made it...
The heat is on for high school basketball playoffs after the chill of weekend snow and ice.
WEATHERFORD - The Southeastern basketballers braved the snowy conditions and made their way to Weatherford, Ok. to play their final regular season games against Southwestern Oklahoma State on Saturday at Pioneer Cellular Event...
Durant High School senior Blaise Gorges wrestling season came to an end Saturday night with a loss in the Class 5A 220 lbs. division state championship match to El Reno's Murdoch Marcum at the Fair Grounds in Oklahoma City.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU coach Gary Patterson never really dwelled on the Big 12 co-champion Horned Frogs getting left out of the first four-team College Football Playoff.
Southeastern got a sweep over rival East Central on Thursday night in the home finale at Bloomer Sullivan Arena.
CALERA — Class 2A Regional action Thursday in Calera brought down the final curtains on 2014-15 for the Silo Lady Rebels and the Caddo Bruins.
MIDWEST CITY - The Durant Lady Lions struggled against Carl Albert Lady Titans and fell 54-24 in Regional playoff action on Thursday night.
Today, the frantic February of high school basketball playoffs continues. Still alive for Bryan County are several Class 2A teams, and Class 5A Durant is ready for its first round of Regional play. A neighboring Class B school — Caney —...
Southeastern Lady Storm will close out the home portion of its schedule on tonight at 5:30 p.m. when it hosts rival East Central in Bloomer Sullivan Arena in a matchup that will be key to determining both team's seeds for the Great American...
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - As conditions slightly improved on Tuesday Southeastern was able to cut 10 strokes off its first round score, unfortunately it was not enough to move them up in the standings as the Savage Storm finished tied for sixth at the St.
Southeastern's Jacee Bennett, of Colbert, was named Great American Conference Pitcher of the week for her outstanding performance in the series sweep of Ouachita Baptist over the weekend. Bennett stepped into the circle for the Lady Storm and...
TUSHKA — Calera and Tushka faced off Saturday night in the Class 2A District 6 championships, splitting the titles between the schools.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - After weather conditions cut day one down to just one round at the St. Mary's Men's Invitational, Southeastern found itself in sixth after carding a 313 at the Dominion CC in San Antonio, Texas.
Southeastern broke out the brooms on Saturday afternoon as it finished off the opening weekend of conference play by completing a four-game sweep of Ouachita Baptist, taking game one 4-3 before winning the finale 9-4 at the Southeastern Softball...
TUSHKA — Colbert's 2014-15 run came to a close on Friday night in Tushka with a pair of Class 2A District losses to Calera.
KIOWA — The Rock Creek Mustangs came to the end of their season against Cameron in the second round of the Regional consolation bracket Friday afternoon in Kiowa.
Southeastern's LadyStorm softballers roared out of the Great American Conference gate with a sweep over Ouachita Baptist on a chilly Friday afternoon.
Southeastern bounced back from a loss in game one to salvage a split with Southwestern Oklahoma State in the Great American Conference home opener, dropping game one 11-3 before bouncing back with a 6-1 win in game two on Friday afternoon at The...
The Southeastern Lady Savage Storm (18-8, 11-7 GAC) exploded in the second half to beat the hard-nose Arkansas Tech team (19-5, 14-4 GAC) to the tune of 80-68 at Bloomer Sullivan Arena on Saturday afternoon.
The Southeastern Savage Storm (13-13, 9-9 GAC) fell 77-76 in the final seconds to Arkansas Tech (13-13, 9-9 GAC) on a three-point bucket at the buzzer on Saturday afternoon at Bloomer Sullivan Arena.
The 3rd Annual Durant High Baseball Alumni Game is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 28 starting at Noon at the new Lions Field on the high school campus.
DUNCAN - The Durant Lions wrapped up the regular season with a split against the Duncan Demons on Thursday night. The Lady Lions dominated the Lady Demons on their home court, 54-30. The Durant boys ran out of gas in the fourth quarter and fell to the...
Southeastern used a 50.0 percent shooting effort in the second half to pick up a 71-60 win over Ouachita Baptist on Thursday night in Bloomer Sullivan Arena.
Kylie Manning will be stepping into a new batter's box soon as she signed her letter of intent with Murray State to play softball on Wednesday afternoon.
Despite playing with no more than five players throughout, the Durant Lady Lion freshman basketball team captured the championship in the McAlester Tournament.
Southeastern women's tennis opened the spring season by bouncing back from a 2-1 doubles loss to sweep all six singles matches and down Seminole State 7-2 on Tuesday.
CHICKASHA — The Durant Lions basketball squads dropped two on the road at Chickasha on Tuesday night. The Lady Lions fell to the Lady Chicks 60-20. The Durant boys came up short in a hard-fought game,...
ACHILLE — Boswell swept Rock Creek on Saturday in the local Class A District Tournament.
A Silo High School athlete is one of only two Oklahomans to be selected from baseball standouts throughout the nation for the first-team 2015 Louisville Slugger Pre-Season High School All-Americans.
The Missouri Valley Oklahoma District conducted its annual Hall of Fame induction ceremony and award presentations Feb. 7. Durant's Jordan Michael was honored as the Male Junior Player of the Year by the Oklahoma District Tennis Association...
ATOKA — When the Calera Lady Dawgs fell behind 16-4 in the first quarter on Friday, Coach Lachelle Brown knew her girls would have to find a way to get momentum back.
ACHILLE — The 2014-15 season came to a close for Achille on its home court Friday night with a pair of losses to Rock Creek in the first round of local Class A District playoff action.
DURANT - Day two of the Southeastern Regional Invitational at Durant's Multi-Sports Complex got underway Saturday afternoon. The Lady Storm softballers (4-6) fell 3-0 to the undefeated St. Mary's (9-0) in game one and Southeastern...
SEARCY, Ark. - The Southeastern Savage Storm (13-11, 9-7 GAC) escaped with a 79-74 road win over rival Harding (12-10, 10-6 GAC) on Saturday afternoon at Rhodes Field House.
SEARCY, Ark. - The Southeastern Lady Storm (16-8, 9-7 GAC) came away with a 67-59 road win over Harding (17-5, 13-3 GAC) on Saturday afternoon at Rhodes Field House.
DALLAS (AP) — Hall of Fame running back Tony Dorsett says he started playing football “not knowing that the end was going to be like this” — what he calls a frustrating battle with a condition caused by head trauma that can...
MONTICELLO, Ark. - Taylor Smaller turned in his sixth 20-plus point performance of the season and the Savage Storm shot 51.6 percent from the field en route to an 83-70 win over Arkansas-Monticello on Thursday night in Monticello, Ark.
MONTICELLO, Ark. - Southeastern struggled to hit shots on Thursday night as it opened its final two-game road swing into the state of Arkansas with a 65-50 loss at Arkansas-Monticello.
DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki was planning to take a trip and rest his 36-year-old legs during the All-Star break.Then the Dallas superstar found out he was being rerouted to New York.
The weather forecast for this weekend promises 60s and sunshine.Southeastern's Regional Invitational Softball Tournament is scheduled for this weekend at Durant's Multi-Sports Complex.
The 2014-15 basketball season is approaching playoff time, and some local teams are getting geared up to make a run.
CALERA — Tuesday brought two Class 2A Bryan County conference matchups to Calera when Caddo came to visit.
The Durant Lions got a split on Senior Night against rival McAlester Buffaloes in Tuesday's contest.
Southeastern put up a nine-run inning in the fourth inning of game two to cruise to an 11-5 win over Oklahoma Christian, bouncing back from a 16-3 loss in game one of the double-header at The Ballpark in Durant.
TUCSON, Ari. - No. 4 Southeastern closed out its trip to the NFCA Division II Leadoff Classic in disappointing fashion on Sunday, first dropping a rematch with Colorado Mesa 14-5 before suffering an 11-4 loss to Midwestern State in the weekend finale...
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Buddy Hield said his Oklahoma Sooners wanted to make a statement against Iowa State.Message delivered.
WACO, Texas (AP) — Oklahoma State, the team picked to finish near the bottom of the Big 12 standings, is back in the Top 25 — and now has an impressive first.
CADDO — Homecoming and senior night was doubly sweet for Caddo on Friday with both teams counting wins over Tupelo.
ADA - The Durant Lions road trip didn't go well Friday night as they dropped two to the Ada Cougars. Miscues and turnovers doomed the Lady Lions as they fell to the Lady Cougars, 63-36. The Durant boys kept pace with Ada in the first half, but...