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April 9, 2014

Tahlequah soccer blasts McAlester

Local briefs

Both Tahlequah soccer teams posted their first district victories on Tuesday night against McAlester.

The Tahlequah girls beat McAlester 9-0. Kalie Champlain and Sarah Ferrell both scored two goals apiece for Tahlequah (2-4, 1-1 District 5A-4). Rachel Walker, Mackenzie Smith, Shelby Felts, Rachael Brown and Taelin King each scored for Tahlequah, which will continue in league play on Friday at Coweta.

In the boys game, Tahlequah beat McAlester 8-1. No individual goal scorers were reported to the Daily Press.

The Tigers improved to 3-3 overall and 1-1 in district play.

Sequoyah softball goes 1-2

JENKS — At the Jenks festival on Tuesday, Sequoyah beat Berryhill 10-1 before losing to Broken Arrow (10-8) and Jenks (12-0).

Sequoyah will host its own slowpitch tournament on Thursday.

Keys girls lose in OT

MUSKOGEE — The Keys girls soccer team lost a 2-1 decision in overtime at Hilldale on Tuesday night. The loss drops Keys to 4-2 overall and 1-2 in District 4A-6 play.

Keys will play again Friday at home against Locust Grove.

Annual Barnes tourney coming up

The Barnes Ranch will host a basketball tournament, a celebration of life service, and tent revival during April 19 through April 23. The ranch is on Highway 82 in Moodys.

The Derek Barnes Memorial Co-ed Four-on-four Basketball Tournament starts at 9 a.m. on Saturday at Lowrey School. Three divisions are available: eighth grade and under, high school, and open.

Sunday is the celebration of life dinner at 5 p.m. and services at 6 p.m.

Nightly revival services will be Monday through Wednesday at 7 p.m. Gary Caldwell is the guest speaker.

For more information, call Kathy at (918) 458-7030, or Exciting Southeast Baptist Church at (918) 825-0861.

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