Little Leaguers seek State berths

Chaos win State Crown
The Henryetta Chaos 8-Under softball team captured the OK Kids state championship June 24 with an 8-3 win over the Stigler Shock in the final game of the 4-day, 26-team, tournament. The Henryetta squad, which is coached by former Morris standout Darren Rock, earned wins over the Merritt Outlaws (5-1) and Cashion Lady Cats (13-2) in their first two games of the tournament before suffering a 4-3 setback to the Stigler Shock. The Chaos rebounded with a 9-0 win over the Canute Trojannettes before once again falling to the Shock by a 7-4 margin. In the championship series on June 24, the Chaos earned a third meeting with the Shock by defeating the Red Oak Eagles 10-8 and the Durant Cubs 14-9 in their first two games.
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Five county baseball squads to compete at regional baseball tournaments this week

By LARRY OWEN

Times Sports Editor

 

Five Little League baseball teams from Okmulgee County will compete in three separate OK Kids regional tournaments this week.

Three of those county teams competing in regional tournament play this week will battle eight other teams in the 2018 OK Kids Coach Pitch Regional Tournament at the Jim Waller Sports Complex in Preston. The three county teams competing at the No. 6 regional tournament in Preston include the Henryetta Lollygaggers, Henryetta Warriors, and Preston (Oklahoma) Baseball.

The other two county teams competing in regional tournament play this week are the Henryetta Roughnecks and the Dewar Dragons.

The Roughnecks are in Chandler this week, battling eight other teams in the 2018 OK Kids Peewee Regional No. 6 Tournament, while the Dragons are in Durant this week, battling five other teams in the 2018 OK Kids Midget Regional No. 6 Tournament.

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