Tahlequah Daily Press

August 27, 2013

Lady Indians beat Vian, Panama

From Staff reports

— Sequoyah’s softball team ascended to No. 1 in Class 3A on Monday, and the Lady Indians responded accordingly.

Sequoyah disposed of Vian (15-2) and 2A No. 8 Panama (3-0) on the road. Kati Phillips picked up the pitching victory for Sequoyah in both games.

Against Vian, Kelsey Leach, Baylee Ratliff, Hayleigh Galvan, Megan Towie and Rain Thompson all hit home runs for Sequoyah (8-3).

In the latest 3A poll on OSSAArankings.com, Sequoyah picked up 16 first-place votes and took over the top spot. Washington, with 10 first-place votes, is seven points behind Sequoyah in second, and Sulphur (four first-place votes) is No. 3.

Sequoyah returns to the diamond today at home against Jay and Wagoner.



SHS netters take out Westville

Class 4A No. 5 Sequoyah remained unbeaten on Monday, beating Westville 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-16) on the volleyball court.

“We never could get into a rhythm,” Sequoyah coach Jay Herrin said. “We played OK. I told the girls it was about a B-minus.”

The Lady Indians (8-0) are at home again Tuesday against McAlester.



Keys softball loses 2 games

Keys’ softball team suffered a pair of losses on Monday. The Lady Cougars lost 17-2 to Vinita and 15-3 against Miami.

Keys is now 3-7 and will host Catoosa today at 5 p.m.



Tuesday’s schedule

Softball

- Tahlequah at Skiatook

- Jay/Wagoner at Sequoyah

- Catoosa at Keys

- Hulbert at Porter

Volleyball

- Tahlequah at Collinsville

- McAlester at Sequoyah