The Pryor Times

March 28, 2014

Baseball roundup: Adair outhits Nowata

Chuck Porter
Sports Editor

NOWATA, OK — Alec Brand batted in seven runs to help Adair outgun Nowata, 18-10, in six innings Thursday.

The Warriors (4-2) scored nine runs in the top of the sixth inning and held off a Nowata rally for the win.

Brand went 3-for-4 at the plate, and teammate Cody Yoder went 3-for-4 with three RBIs.

Sophomore Cody Eby allowed six hits and struck out three Ironmen. He also went 3-for-6 with a double and two RBIs.

Adair was set to take on Locust Grove in a cross-county game Friday, but it was rained out. Adair's home opener is set for Saturday at noon against 3A No. 1 Verdigris.



Salina splits first day at Oologah

OOLOGAH — Salina went 1-1 on its first day of play at the Oologah Tournament Thursday.

The Wildcats (4-3) dropped an 11-5 decision to Cascia Hall but took a 9-1 win over Sallisaw to even their tournament record.

Salina was scheduled for a doubleheader against two of Class 4A's top-10 teams, No. 1 Berryhill and No. 10 Vinita, Friday.



Chouteau ices Braggs, 4-1

OKAY — Chouteau improved to 11-1 Thursday with a 4-1 win over Braggs in the Okay Tournament.

Doug Mynahan (3-0) threw a complete game two-hitter. Mynahan, a senior, struck out nine Braggs batters in seven innings.

Tyler Blalock went 2-for-3 with a pair of RBIs.

Chouteau will play Hulbert at 6 p.m. Saturday in a final round game.