Durant Democrat- RSS SPORTS Feed http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:16:05 EST 1800 Durant Lions ready for Regional Tournament http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152065925/Durant-Lions-ready-for-Regional-Tournament 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 —... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:46:41 EST SE hosts ECU tonight in rivalry game http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152066106/SE-hosts-ECU-tonight-in-rivalry-game 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... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:31:42 EST SE golf finishes sixth at St. Mary’s Invite http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152044020/SE-golf-finishes-sixth-at-St.-Marys-Invite 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. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:31:42 EST Bennett is GAC pitcher of the week http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152043633/Bennett-is-GAC-pitcher-of-the-week 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... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:31:41 EST Tushka, Calera split titles http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151989361/Tushka-Calera-split-titles TUSHKA — Calera and Tushka faced off Saturday night in the Class 2A District 6 championships, splitting the titles between the schools. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:01:42 EST SE golf sixth after weather-shortened first day http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152017701/SE-golf-sixth-after-weather-shortened-first-day 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. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:31:41 EST SE softball sweeps OBU http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152017649/SE-softball-sweeps-OBU 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... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:21:41 EST Calera knocks out Colbert http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151946149/Calera-knocks-out-Colbert 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. Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:41:48 EST Rock Creek season ends http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151966092/Rock-Creek-season-ends 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. Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:41:47 EST Storm softballers sweep Ouachita Baptist in GAC action http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151983454/Storm-softballers-sweep-Ouachita-Baptist-in-GAC-action Southeastern's LadyStorm softballers roared out of the Great American Conference gate with a sweep over Ouachita Baptist on a chilly Friday afternoon. Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:41:44 EST SE basbeall splits GAC home opener against SWOSU http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151983766/SE-basbeall-splits-GAC-home-opener-against-SWOSU 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... Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:41:42 EST Lady Storm beats down Arkansas Tech, 80-68 http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151983451/Lady-Storm-beats-down-Arkansas-Tech-80-68 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. Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:41:41 EST Southeastern falls in the final seconds to ATU http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151983453/Southeastern-falls-in-the-final-seconds-to-ATU 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. Sun, 22 Feb 2015 15:36:41 EST 3rd Annual Durant High Baseball Alumni Game http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151983479/3rd-Annual-Durant-High-Baseball-Alumni-Game 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. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:31:42 EST Lady Lions dismantle Demons http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151962579/Lady-Lions-dismantle-Demons 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... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 11:01:42 EST Lady Storm rolls over Ouachita Baptist, 71-60 http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151962566/Lady-Storm-rolls-over-Ouachita-Baptist-71-60 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. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 10:01:41 EST Manning signs with Murray State College http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151941955/Manning-signs-with-Murray-State-College 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. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 10:06:41 EST Lady Lion freshman squad wins championship at McAlester tourney http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151941485/Lady-Lion-freshman-squad-wins-championship-at-McAlester-tourney Despite playing with no more than five players throughout, the Durant Lady Lion freshman basketball team captured the championship in the McAlester Tournament. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 10:01:42 EST Lady Storm tennis opens spring with win http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151941438/Lady-Storm-tennis-opens-spring-with-win 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. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:31:42 EST Steve scores 33 in loss to Chickasha http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/151919216/Steve-scores-33-in-loss-to-Chickasha 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,... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 12:41:42 EST