Durant Democrat- RSS SPORTS Feed http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS http://durantdemocrat.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:18:25 EST 1800 Calera sweeps Achille Eagles http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150623163/Calera-sweeps-Achille-Eagles CALERA – The Bulldogs appear to have shaken off their season-opening jitters, taking care of Achille 68-42 on Thursday to collect their first home victory in the new gym. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:57:08 EST SE splits GAC opener http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150623156/SE-splits-GAC-opener ARKADELPHIA. Ark. - Emily Williams turned in a monster night in the Great American Conference opener, turning in a career-high 40 points to lead Southeastern to an 88-72 win over Henderson State on Thursday night in Arkadelphia, Ark. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:57:07 EST Durant heavyweight wrestler earns top honors at national tournament http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150608521/Durant-heavyweight-wrestler-earns-top-honors-at-national-tournament Members of Durant Lions Youth Wrestling attended the Roller World of Wrestling Flo Kickoff Classic National Wrestling Tournament Nov. 14-15 in Tulsa. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:11:08 EST Vazquez, Ned competes in Cross Country Duel http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150608489/Vazquez-Ned-competes-in-Cross-Country-Duel Durant's Alberto Vazquez and Shantyle Ned helped lead the Oklahoma squad to a convincing win over Arkansas in the Annual Oklahoma/Arkansas Cross Country Duel last Saturday. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:10:07 EST Bryan County teams heating up the hardwood http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150595430/Bryan-County-teams-heating-up-the-hardwood Some Bryan County teams have been busy on the basketball court, getting in some games before Thanksgiving break. Most county teams have a game scheduled tonight. Bennington will play Friday.Girls Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:09:10 EST Storm gridders survive EC http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150608433/Storm-gridders-survive-EC Did anyone think to check on whether there was a full moon last Saturday at the Southeastern-East Central football game? Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:09:08 EST Alabama rolls to No. 1, race for No 4 heats up http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150594225/Alabama-rolls-to-No.-1-race-for-No-4-heats-up With just three weeks until the College Football Playoff committee releases its final rankings, Alabama, Oregon and Florida State seem to be in control of their championship chances. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:02:04 EST SE football grabs All-GAC honors http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150594126/SE-football-grabs-All-GAC-honors On the heels of Southeastern's win in the Great American Classic over East Central to wrap up a seven-win season the Savage Storm has placed five players on the All-Great American Conference team announced on Tuesday afternoon. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:35:11 EST Storm wins home opener by 30 points http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150575586/Storm-wins-home-opener-by-30-points Southeastern had a pair of 20-point scorers and put four players in double-figures as they used a strong second half to pull away from Arlington Baptist for an 89-59 victory in the home opener on Monday night in Bloomer Sullivan Arena. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:30:08 EST Silo Lady Rebels top Bryan County Conference http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150540494/Silo-Lady-Rebels-top-Bryan-County-Conference As in recent years, some good fast-pitch softball was played by Bryan County Conference teams this fall. Rock Creek won the Class A state title. Silo made its first trip to Oklahoma's top tournament in Class 2A, getting knocked out by the... Sun, 16 Nov 2014 09:21:06 EST Silo takes two from Rock Creek http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150554276/Silo-takes-two-from-Rock-Creek BOKCHITO — The Silo Lady Rebels notched one in the win column after visiting Rock Creek Friday night, and the Rebels remain undefeated. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 05:36:06 EST Southeastern basketball gets split against NSU http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150554927/Southeastern-basketball-gets-split-against-NSU TAHLEQUAH, Okla. – Emily Williams had a game-high 15 points that helped propel the Lady Storm to a 59-54 win over Northeastern State on Saturday night in the second game of the Stuteville Automotive Group MIAA/GAC Challenge. Sat, 15 Nov 2014 23:47:05 EST SE volleyball falls in GAC Semifinals http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150554448/SE-volleyball-falls-in-GAC-Semifinals HOT SPRINGS, Texas - Southeastern saw its 2014 season come to an end on Friday afternoon in the semifinals of the Great American Conference with a 3-0 loss to Southern Nazarene in Hot Springs, Ark. Sat, 15 Nov 2014 20:39:10 EST SE tops ECU in Great American Classic http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150554513/SE-tops-ECU-in-Great-American-Classic ADA, Okla. – Southeastern forced five turnovers, and Ryan Polite threw for a pair of touchdowns as Southeastern topped rival East Central 18-15 in the Great American Classic presented by Landmark Bank on Saturday afternoon in Ada,... Sat, 15 Nov 2014 20:38:08 EST SE volleyball gets first GAC Tourney win http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150541012/SE-volleyball-gets-first-GAC-Tourney-win HOT SPRINGS, Ark. - A Courtney Miller service ace put the final exclamation point on Southeastern's historic 3-0 win over Southern Arkansas on Thursday as the club picked up the program's first ever postseason victory and advanced to the... Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:45:11 EST Work scores 47 points against Achille http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150541071/Work-scores-47-points-against-Achille The Colbert Leopards went toe-to-toe with the Achille Eagles on Tuesday and came away with a overtime thriller win, 60-57. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:22:12 EST Durant competes at Meet of Champions http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150540773/Durant-competes-at-Meet-of-Champions EDMOND – Competing against the top competition in the state regardless of classification, Durant's Alberto Vazquez and Shantyle Ned each had impressive finishes in the Cross Country Meet of Champions. Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:18:13 EST Great American Classic football game kicks off http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150525715/Great-American-Classic-football-game-kicks-off Forget about that manufactured bedlam in Norman and Stillwater. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:17:05 EST SE volleyball faces SAU in GAC Tourney Opener http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/150525670/SE-volleyball-faces-SAU-in-GAC-Tourney-Opener HOT SPRINGS, Ark. - Southeastern will open play in the Great American Conference Tournament at noon on Nov. 13 when it enters as the No. 3 seed and face sixth-seeded Southern Arkansas in the Bank of the Ozarks Arena in Hot Springs, Ark. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 09:16:05 EST Colbert crowns homecoming King and Queen http://durantdemocrat.com/news/localsports/150479282/Colbert-crowns-homecoming-King-and-Queen The Colbert Leopards started the season with its homecoming game. Colbert crowned Hannah Wilson and Chance Haile as Queen and King. Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:00:06 EST