Pauls Valley, OK, Pauls Valley Democrat

Sports

November 14, 2013

Playoffs begin Friday for area teams

marie@pvdemocrat.com — Three of the four Garvin County teams still in the playoffs will be at home when the 2013 postseason begins Friday. Wynnewood, Elmore City-Pernell and Lindsay are all at home while Stratford goes on the road to Talihina, the No. 4 team in Class A.

Unlike district play, the playoffs bring a new challenge for coaches every week. An unfamiliarity with the teams and limited film make it difficult for teams to see just what another team has.

“In district, we may see a team three or four times on film before we play them,” Wynnewood coach Brad Osteen said. “Now we get one game or may two games on the team.”

It will be a battle of Savages in Wynnewood Friday night as the Quinton Savages come to town.

The Savages are led on offense by tailback Kirby Needham who averages 91 yards per game. Peyton Knell averages 83 yards passing and as a team Quinton averages 233 yards per game and 20 points.

The defense is led by Jake Lemons who is averaging 13 tackles per game.

District runner-up Elmore City-Pernell is facing a team that like ECP had to win last week to get a home playoff game. The Sallisaw Central Tigers lost their game and finished third.

They are led on offense by dual threat quarterback Aaron Busch. Busch has over 1002 rushing and passing with 19 touchdowns. Tanner Poindexter is another threat out of the backfield as his Girty at receiver.

Philpott is the leader on defense for the Tigers.

Games kick off at 7:30 p.m. at the three different high schools in the area.

1
Text Only
Sports
  • Panther Rally Cap Purcell rallies past Pauls Valley late

    The Pauls Valley Panthers held a 5-0 lead heading into the top of the sixth inning.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Panthers win one, tie one

    The Pauls Valley Junior Varsity Panthers won one and tied in another game in the Ardmore Festival Friday.

    April 15, 2014

  • PV falls in extra innings

    The Pauls Valley Panthers rallied from 4 runs down in the 10th inning, with three runs but couldn’t get the tying or winning run across in a 9-8 loss to Marietta.

    April 14, 2014

  • Pathers Sixth at Duncan, Girls 3rd at Sulphur

    The Class 3A Pauls Valley varsity Panthers stepped up a class or two or three on the links Thursday and the Pauls Valley Junior High girls finished third in the Sulphur Invitational Thursday.

    April 14, 2014

  • Errors cost JV in tournament finals

    Errors were a killer for the Pauls Valley JV Panthers in the finals of the Chickasha Tournament.

    April 8, 2014

  • JV Panthers advance to finals

    The Pauls Valley JV Panthers advanced to the finals of the Chickasha Tournament with an 8-6 win over Bethany on Friday.

    April 7, 2014

  • Pauls Valley JV Panthers beat Altus 2-1

    The Pauls Valley JV Panthers won their opening game of the Chickasha Tournament on Thursday in Chickasha.

    April 7, 2014

  • Six run sixth leads PV past WW

    Pauls Valley scored six runs in the fifth to blow open the game and beat rival Wynnewood 11-2 in five innings.

    April 2, 2014

  • Tagging out the slide PV beats Washington

    Despite only three hits the Pauls Valley Panthers opened the Sulphur Tournament with a 4-2 win over Washington.

    April 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Diamond dwellers move to 6-6

    After winning their second in a row on Monday the Pauls Valley Panthers fell just short of winning their third straight losing 6-5 to Marietta on Tuesday.

    March 28, 2014

Business Marquee

e-Edition
  • How You Want It When You Want It Today's Pauls Valley Democrat

    Now you can view and download the Democrat right to your desktop on the day the paper is published. Click here to get more information on the Democrat's e-Edition.

     

    CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE E-EDITION SITE

     

    ATTENTION CURRENT DEMOCRAT SUBSCRIBERS TO START an e-EDITION

    e-mail request to sjohnson@pvdemocrat.com

    April 20, 2011 1 Photo 1 Link

AP Video
Tributes Mark Boston Bombing Anniversary Raw: Kan. Shooting Suspect Faces Judge US Supports Ukraine's Efforts to Calm Tensions Suspect in Kansas Shootings Faces Murder Charges Ukraine: Military Recaptures Eastern Airport Raw: Storm Topples RVs Near Miss. Gulf Coast NASA Showcases Lunar Eclipse Pistorius Cries During Final Cross-Examination The Boston Marathon Bombing: One Year Later Michael Phelps Set to Come Out of Retirement First Women Move to Army Platoon Artillery Jobs Sex Offenders Charged in Serial Killings Police: Woman Stored Dead Babies in Garage OC Serial Murder Suspects May Have More Victims Family: 2 Shot in Head at Kan. Jewish Center Raw: Horse Jumping Inspires 'Bunny Hop' After Attack, Officials Kill 5 Bears in Florida Popular Science Honors Year's Top Inventions ND Oil Boom Attracting Drug Traffickers
Stocks
Facebook