Durant Democrat- RSS sports Feed http://durantdemocrat.com/section/sports http://durantdemocrat.com/section/sports Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:13:03 EST 1800 High School Fishing State Championship schedule announced http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150952407/High-School-Fishing-State-Championship-schedule-announced PONCA CITY — High School Fishing, the nation's largest bass-fishing circuit dedicated to high school anglers, announced its 2015 state championship series schedule Friday and extended eligibility to seventh- and eighth-grade... Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:37:10 EST Lions split with Demons http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150946181/Lions-split-with-Demons Durant Lion basketball teams faced off against the Duncan Demons and came away with a split in two very different games Friday night. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:37:07 EST Pump fake still an old standby tool in QB’s belt http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150960556/Pump-fake-still-an-old-standby-tool-in-QBs-belt Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers had first-and-goal at Carolina, poised to break open that September game in the third quarter. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:19:03 EST PGA: Golfer, 103, may be oldest to record hole in one http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150960568/PGA:-Golfer-103-may-be-oldest-to-record-hole-in-one SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A 103-year-old Florida golfer may have made history as the oldest person to record a hole in one. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:31:02 EST DMS girls sweep a pair on the road at Denison http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150960090/DMS-girls-sweep-a-pair-on-the-road-at-Denison DENISON - Durant's eighth grade girls basketball teams swept a pair of contests on the road at Denison Thursday evening to close out first semester action. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:26:11 EST Court closing for 2014 http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150949100/Court-closing-for-2014 Several Bryan County and conference teams closed out the week and the 2014 portion of their schedules on Thursday and Friday.Bennington was at Coleman on Thursday. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:25:04 EST Caddo makes home stand http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150932189/Caddo-makes-home-stand CADDO — The Caddo basketball teams hosted Colbert Thursday and notched a couple of victories over the visitors. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:55:13 EST Celtics trade Rajon Rondo to Mavericks http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150944536/Celtics-trade-Rajon-Rondo-to-Mavericks BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of their last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks a chance at another title. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:55:09 EST Lady Storm rallies to beat OKWU http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150944528/Lady-Storm-rallies-to-beat-OKWU DURANT, Okla. - Southeastern used a dominant second-half effort to overcome a halftime deficit and close out the Fall semester with a 74-64 win over Oklahoma Wesleyan (10-3) on Thursday night in Bloomer Sullivan Arena. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:29:07 EST Lady Storm goes for win No. 10 tonight http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150930405/Lady-Storm-goes-for-win-No.-10-tonight Cameron University spit the bit with 12 seconds remaining here Monday night to knock down a trey and take an 82-81 squeaker from coach Darrin Grover's Savage Storm ladies. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:05:13 EST Bennington splits with Moyers http://durantdemocrat.com/news/localsports/150918766/Bennington-splits-with-Moyers Bennington, Silo and Boswell were in action Tuesday, in addition to local basketball scores and highlights reported in The Democrat's Wednesday edition. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:04:06 EST Durant falters against Ardmore http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150915394/Durant-falters-against-Ardmore It was a tail of two halves. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:15:09 EST Weekend road roundup: Bulldogs win tourney http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150898707/Weekend-road-roundup:-Bulldogs-win-tourney Calera and Caddo played over the weekend in the First National Bank Big Mac Classic in McAlester and Silo traveled to the Okemah Invitational Tournament. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:08:04 EST Rogers puts up 35 in Calera win over Colbert http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150915430/Rogers-puts-up-35-in-Calera-win-over-Colbert CALERA — Raylee Rogers turned in one of the season's best individual performances on Tuesday, posting 35 points in a 72-48 Calera victory over the Colbert Leopards. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:07:07 EST Caddo, Rock Creek split http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150902585/Caddo-Rock-Creek-split BOKCHITO — Caddo and Rock Creek split Tuesday night in the Bokchito gym. The Lady Bruins pulled away with a 66-45 win in the opening game, and the Mustangs claimed the nightcap, 68-40. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 10:06:08 EST Lady Mustangs win Rock Creek Invitational http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150897257/Lady-Mustangs-win-Rock-Creek-Invitational BOKCHITO – Ten of 11 Lady Mustangs scored in the Rock Creek Invitational championship game on Saturday, a 38-36 home win over Soper in which every basket from every player truly counted. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:04:21 EST Achille Eagles soar, leaving other Eagles sore http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150897325/Achille-Eagles-soar-leaving-other-Eagles-sore In the second installment of Eagle-versus-Eagle basketball in Bryan County, Achille once again doubled up their Victory Life Academy rivals with a pair of Monday wins. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:04:20 EST Lady storm tripped up by Aggies in final seconds http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150897546/Lady-storm-tripped-up-by-Aggies-in-final-seconds DURANT, Okla. - Despite a game-high 34 point outing by Emily Williams, Southeastern saw Cameron score the final six points of the contest to rally and hand the Savage Storm a hard-to-swallow 82-81 loss on Monday night in Bloomer Sullivan... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:03:07 EST DHS wrestling squad competes at Madill Tournament http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150874068/DHS-wrestling-squad-competes-at-Madill-Tournament The Durant High wrestling squad posted four wins in five dual contests to place second in the rugged Madill Tournament last weekend.With the victories the Lions improved to 5-2 in dual action. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:02:05 EST Bears take third over Eagles http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150897287/Bears-take-third-over-Eagles BENNINGTON — The Bennington Bears took third place in their tournament Saturday with a victory over the Achille Eagles after the Lady Bears had to settle for fourth place in losing to Milburn. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:01:04 EST