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September 25, 2013

Lady Indians win big

Local and state briefs

Class 3A No. 1 Sequoyah coasted past Haskell on the softball diamond on Tuesday, winning 12-0. The Lady Indians were led offensively by Symphoni Shomo, who slugged a grand slam.

Kelsey Leach also smacked a home run for Sequoyah (27-6).

Kati Phillips picked up the win for the Lady Indians, who will play at 4A No. 2 Fort Gibson on Monday.

Sequoyah blanks Okay

Class 4A No. 4 Sequoyah beat Okay 3-0 (25-9, 25-15, 25-17) on Tuesday night at The Place Where They Play. Audrey Ballou led the Lady Indians with six kills and four aces.

Eva Hooper added 13 assists for the Lady Indians (26-5), who bounced back from a loss to Muskogee on Monday.

Sequoyah will be back in action Thursday at Wagoner.

Tulsa’s Williams name WNBA 6th Woman of the Year

TULSA — Tulsa Shock guard Riquna Williams has been named the 2013 WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year.

The WNBA announced the award Tuesday.

Williams played in 27 games — 21 as a reserve — and averaged 15.6 points, 2.4 rebounds, 1.8 assists and 1 steal per game. She set a WNBA record with 51 points in a Sept. 8 Tulsa win over San Antonio.

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Poll

Do you think "blue laws" related to Sunday alcohol sales in Oklahoma should be relaxed? Choose the option that most closely reflects your opinion.

Alcoholic drinks should be sold Sundays in restaurants and bars, and liquor stores should be open.
Alcoholic drinks should be sold Sundays in restaurants and bars only; liquor stores should stay closed.
Liquor stores should be open Sundays, but drinks should not be served anywhere on Sundays.
The law should remain as it is now; liquor stores should be closed, and drinks should be served on Sundays according to county option.
No alcohol should be sold or served publicly on Sundays.
Undecided.
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