Durant Democrat- RSS SPORTS Feed http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:33:30 EST 1800 Lions face-off against Noble under the Friday night lights http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150359878/Lions-face-off-against-Noble-under-the-Friday-night-lights The Durant Lions (1-7) will face-off against another district foe when they play Noble (3-5) at Paul Laird Field tonight. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:55:15 EST Lady Lions cross country heads to Class 5A state http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150357615/Lady-Lions-cross-country-heads-to-Class-5A-state TULSA — It was another strong showing Saturday for the Durant High School girls cross country team, which for the second year in a row placed third as a team in regional competition at Oral Roberts University. Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:54:09 EST Durant eight grade footballers go undefeated http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150359873/Durant-eight-grade-footballers-go-undefeated The Durant Middle School eight grade football team (8-0) remained undefeated after a 19-6 win over Ardmore on Thursday night to end the season. While the seventh grade team finished the season with a 6-2 record after their 20-0 win over... Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:54:08 EST Storm is heading to Searcy; never a fun place to play http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150357594/Storm-is-heading-to-Searcy;-never-a-fun-place-to-play It would be difficult to ask for more from athletics at Southeastern's Homecoming 2014 last weekend.Coach Bo Atterberry's footballers logged a 45-7 victory over Northwestern in afternoon action. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:00:12 EST Bruin Field to be battleground for 3-8 teams http://durantdemocrat.com/news/localsports/150332343/Bruin-Field-to-be-battleground-for-3-8-teams It might be Halloween on Friday, but Caddo has faced scarier teams than the Porum Panthers. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:49:05 EST SE rally stopped short against TWU http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150357638/SE-rally-stopped-short-against-TWU Southeastern had five players with double-digit kills, but was unable to complete the rally from a 2-0 deficit, falling to Texas Woman's 3-2 on Wednesday night in Bloomer Sullivan Gymnasium. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:48:10 EST Silo Cross Country competes in State Championships http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150343618/Silo-Cross-Country-competes-in-State-Championships Silo's Boys Cross Country team traveled to Shawnee on Saturday to compete in the 2A State Championships. Coach Bobbie Pratt said, “The boys have come off a week of phenomenal practice. Everything has looked good: their form, spirits,... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 05:29:11 EST Parker helps Spurs edge Mavs 101-100 in opener http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150343681/Parker-helps-Spurs-edge-Mavs-101-100-in-opener SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tony Parker made a clutch shot in the fourth quarter. Manu Ginobili had a big game, and Tim Duncan contributed with a double-double. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 06:06:05 EST Dworaczyk earns GAC Weekly Honor http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150324676/Dworaczyk-earns-GAC-Weekly-Honor Southeastern's Layton Dworaczyk has been named Great American Conference Co-Special teams Player of the Week following his performance in the punt return game in a 45-7 win over NWOSU last Saturday. Dworaczyk turned in the first Savage Storm... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:21:17 EST SE to Host ECU, TWU in midweek matches http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150324717/SE-to-Host-ECU-TWU-in-midweek-matches DURANT, Okla. - Southeastern volleyball will look to build on its back-to-back wins and improve its standing in the Great American Conference as it first squares off with rival East Central on Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. before taking its last step out of... Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:21:15 EST Oklahoma Youth Hunt http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150290498/Oklahoma-Youth-Hunt Georgia Jones of Durant age 11, daughter of Stephen and Kristi Jones, took her first deer during the Oklahoma youth hunt. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 07:00:10 EST VLA competes in the Meet of Champions http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150290586/VLA-competes-in-the-Meet-of-Champions Wally Hite 7th grader at Victory Life Academy set a personal record with a time of 12:20 while running in the All Star State Championship Class 2A Cross Country Meet. Wally medaled in 12th place overall competing in a field consisting of 94 other... Mon, 27 Oct 2014 05:01:08 EST 2014 Whang Bang Winners http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150302445/2014-Whang-Bang-Winners Mike Metheny's team fired a 51 to win the 28th-annual Southeastern Oklahoma State University Alumni Association Whang Bang Golf Tournament on a beautiful Homecoming Friday at Chickasaw Pointe Golf Club. From left: Paul Postier, Norm Clayborn,... Sun, 26 Oct 2014 07:00:12 EST DMS football teams roll to impressive victories over Shawnee http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150302470/DMS-football-teams-roll-to-impressive-victories-over-Shawnee It was a big night on Thursday for the Durant Middle School football teams as they rolled to impressive victories over visiting Shawnee. Sun, 26 Oct 2014 05:00:11 EST Durant falls to Skiatook, 35-14 http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150298885/Durant-falls-to-Skiatook-35-14 SKIATOOK, Okla. – The Durant Lions (1-7 season, 1-4 district) was eliminated from post season play after a 35-14 loss to district foe Skiatook Bulldogs (7-1 season, 4-1 district) on Friday night. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:51:07 EST SE destroys NWOSU on homecoming http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150302524/SE-destroys-NWOSU-on-homecoming The Southeastern Savage Storm is riding high on a four game winning streak after a 45-7 beat down of Northwestern Oklahoma State University Rangers on homecoming day at Paul Laird Field. The win raised SE's record to 5-3 on the... Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18:12:11 EST Championship window might be closing for Thunder http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150289092/Championship-window-might-be-closing-for-Thunder OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The future looks bright for the Oklahoma City Thunder. It's unclear how long it will stay that way. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:01:25 EST Oklahoma Sooners in odd spot in Big 12 race http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150289058/Oklahoma-Sooners-in-odd-spot-in-Big-12-race NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma is in an unfamiliar situation, seemingly out of Big 12 Conference title discussion in October. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:00:11 EST Oklahoma St. sues former assistant at Texas http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150289051/Oklahoma-St.-sues-former-assistant-at-Texas AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Who's calling the plays for the Texas Longhorns this season? It may take a lawsuit by Oklahoma State against Texas assistant coach Joe Wickline to find out. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:54:17 EST Bruins traveling to take on Keota’s power run http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150243170/Bruins-traveling-to-take-on-Keotas-power-run The Caddo Bruins will make a 130-mile trek to Keota to take on the undefeated Lions tonight. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:54:14 EST