Poteau Daily News
Pocola beat Heavener for eighth straight win
Pocola’s Madison Linker celebrates her home run with Kylee Merritt (right) and Mika Scott (center) in a 15-2 win against Heavener on Tuesday. Lety Parga and Kail Chitwood homered twice and had five runs batted in. Heavener’s Cayleigh McGee, Kinley Brand and Marianna Garcia had hits. Parker and Smith homered twice and Chitwood and Bailey Lairamore homered once in Pocola’s 14-1 win against Hartshorne earlier. Pocola (20-3), which is ranked second in Class 3A and has won eight straight games, hosts its district with Sallisaw Central Thursday at 5 p.m. Heavener hosts its Class 4A district Friday with Vian and Warner with its first game at 11:20 a.m.