Durant Democrat- RSS SPORTS Feed http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 1 Apr 2015 04:40:11 EST 1800 Lions take two from Capital Hill http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152654630/Lions-take-two-from-Capital-Hill The Durant Lions (8-6) run-ruled Capital Hill twice in a double-header on Monday at Lions Field. Durant won game one 16-0 and got a 14-0 win in game two. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 22:36:41 EST Calera dominates three-way http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152651506/Calera-dominates-three-way COLBERT — Bryan County's three C's converged on the Lady Leopards' field Monday afternoon for some softball action with Calera winning the night. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 22:41:41 EST State champ, runner-up among Caddo powerlifting athletes http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152619472/State-champ-runner-up-among-Caddo-powerlifting-athletes Caddo Junior High powerlifters recently competed at the Junior High State Powerlifting Meet in Cleveland, Okla.The meet hosted athletes in seventh, eighth and ninth grades from schools throughout the... Sun, 29 Mar 2015 11:01:41 EST Durant boys golf wins in sudden death playoff http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152620207/Durant-boys-golf-wins-in-sudden-death-playoff KINGSTON - The Durant Lions and Lady Lions golfers are off to swinging start. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 10:01:42 EST Local girl competes in Shawnee gymnastics meet http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152559603/Local-girl-competes-in-Shawnee-gymnastics-meet ATOKA — A Bryan County girl competed in a gymnastics meet March 6 at Rising Star Gymnastics in Shawnee. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:31:41 EST Durant boys and girls tennis teams take second at McAlester Tournament http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152620315/Durant-boys-and-girls-tennis-teams-take-second-at-McAlester-Tournament MCALESTER - Durant Lions tennis teams hit the road to play in a 11 team tournament in McAlester, both boys and girls finished in second place. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:01:42 EST Southeastern baseball completes sweep of SNU http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152622582/Southeastern-baseball-completes-sweep-of-SNU Southeastern polished off a three-game sweep of Southern Nazarene on Saturday with an 11-8 win in game one followed by an 8-6 win in the series finale at the Ballpark in Durant. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 08:31:42 EST Lions topple rivals at Ardmore/Lone Grove Showcase http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152620359/Lions-topple-rivals-at-Ardmore/Lone-Grove-Showcase ARDMORE - The Durant Lions rallied from a 4-0 deficit to post a 6-4 win over rival Ada in the Ardmore/Lone Grove Showcase on Friday night. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 08:06:41 EST SE women’s tennis opens GAC play with win http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152621181/SE-womens-tennis-opens-GAC-play-with-win Southeastern opened Great American Conference play with a dominant 7-2 victory over Southern Nazarene on Thursday afternoon at the Southeastern Tennis Complex. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 07:41:42 EST SE faces SNU in ‘Battle of Storms’ series http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152597541/SE-faces-SNU-in-Battle-of-Storms-series Southeastern will return to Great American Conference play looking to jump back into the race for a postseason berth when it hosts Southern Nazarene for a three-game series March 27-28 with a single game set for 2 p.m. today and a double-header slated... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:11:48 EST Kentucky overwhelms West Virginia, 78-39 http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152597707/Kentucky-overwhelms-West-Virginia-78-39 CLEVELAND (AP) — Like a massive, unstoppable blue wave, Kentucky hit quickly and just kept coming. There was no escape for West Virginia, no place to hide. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:11:46 EST Silo Rebels roll on in Seminole tourney http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152598947/Silo-Rebels-roll-on-in-Seminole-tourney SEMINOLE — The Silo Rebels won two on Thursday in the Seminole baseball tournament to earn a day off from the action there today.Silo played a close one against Cleveland, claiming a 2-1 win. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:11:47 EST Close but no cigar http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152574608/Close-but-no-cigar ADA – Southeastern's LadyStorm softballers dropped a wild 11-10 decision to East Central here Wednesday before Mama Nature sent her storm, lightning and rain, to cancel the second game. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:06:42 EST Rough outing for Southerstarn golf in OKC http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152575283/Rough-outing-for-Southerstarn-golf-in-OKC OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - Southeastern struggled through its second round at the Broncho Invitational at the Gallardia CC in Oklahoma City, and as a result slipped to its worst finish of the season at 13th in the 36-hole event. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:46:42 EST San Antonio routs Thunder, 130-91 http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152575232/San-Antonio-routs-Thunder-130-91 SAN ANTONIO (AP) — This was San Antonio at a very high level. For coach Gregg Popovich, it was more evidence that the Spurs need to be more consistent. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:46:41 EST Durant soccer sweeps Ada http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152551851/Durant-soccer-sweeps-Ada The Durant Soccer teams grabbed two wins over their rival Ada at home on Tuesday. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:31:41 EST Bulldogs rally to beat Caddo, 12-4 http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152547235/Bulldogs-rally-to-beat-Caddo-12-4 CALERA — The Calera Bulldogs pulled off a fifth-inning rally to claim a 12-4 home victory over the Caddo Bruins on Tuesday afternoon. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:16:44 EST Southeastern baseball stumbles against Riverhawks http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152551859/Southeastern-baseball-stumbles-against-Riverhawks Southeastern was unable to finish off a rally in the late innings of Tuesday's game against Northeastern State, ultimately falling 7-4 at The Ballpark in Durant. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:16:43 EST Lady Dawgs lose to Tushka http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152523012/Lady-Dawgs-lose-to-Tushka CALERA — The Calera Lady Bulldogs were casualties of the Tushka Lady Tigers' on-target offense in a slow-pitch softball matchup on Monday afternoon. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:01:41 EST Oklahoma falls to Stanford 86-76 in 2nd round of NCAAs http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152526335/Oklahoma-falls-to-Stanford-86-76-in-2nd-round-of-NCAAs STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — With the most inexperienced team in the NCAA Tournament, Oklahoma knew there would be some growing pains this season. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 09:51:42 EST