Durant Democrat- RSS sports Feed http://durantdemocrat.com/section/sports http://durantdemocrat.com/section/sports Mon, 2 Mar 2015 05:43:12 EST 1800 How they got here: A high school playoff recap http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152109669/How-they-got-here:-A-high-school-playoff-recap Only a handful of Bryan County high school basketball teams have survived to the deep reaches of the 2015 playoffs. The Durant Daily Democrat offers a synopsis of how they got here in classes 3A, 2A and B (since none of our Class A local teams made it... Sun, 1 Mar 2015 08:41:45 EST Just chillin’ http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152109132/Just-chillin The heat is on for high school basketball playoffs after the chill of weekend snow and ice. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 08:41:43 EST Smaller scores 27 in win over SWOSU http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152109922/Smaller-scores-27-in-win-over-SWOSU WEATHERFORD - The Southeastern basketballers braved the snowy conditions and made their way to Weatherford, Ok. to play their final regular season games against Southwestern Oklahoma State on Saturday at Pioneer Cellular Event... Sun, 1 Mar 2015 08:41:41 EST Blaise Gorges is Class 5A state runner-up in wrestling http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152112745/Blaise-Gorges-is-Class-5A-state-runner-up-in-wrestling Durant High School senior Blaise Gorges wrestling season came to an end Saturday night with a loss in the Class 5A 220 lbs. division state championship match to El Reno's Murdoch Marcum at the Fair Grounds in Oklahoma City. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20:21:45 EST TCU same approach going into spring after Big 12 title http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152109467/TCU-same-approach-going-into-spring-after-Big-12-title FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU coach Gary Patterson never really dwelled on the Big 12 co-champion Horned Frogs getting left out of the first four-team College Football Playoff. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 13:51:41 EST Southeastern gets sweep of rival ECU Tigers http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152089069/Southeastern-gets-sweep-of-rival-ECU-Tigers Southeastern got a sweep over rival East Central on Thursday night in the home finale at Bloomer Sullivan Arena. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:51:44 EST Lady Rebels, Bruins out http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152067483/Lady-Rebels-Bruins-out CALERA — Class 2A Regional action Thursday in Calera brought down the final curtains on 2014-15 for the Silo Lady Rebels and the Caddo Bruins. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:51:42 EST Lady Lions fall to Carl Albert in Regionals http://durantdemocrat.com/news/sports/152086718/Lady-Lions-fall-to-Carl-Albert-in-Regionals MIDWEST CITY - The Durant Lady Lions struggled against Carl Albert Lady Titans and fell 54-24 in Regional playoff action on Thursday night. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:51:41 EST 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