All three local East Central Oklahoma Classic teams secured victories in tournament action on Friday. The Ada Lady Cougars defeated Class 2A No. 13 Pocola 55-50 in a semifinal contest, while the Ada boys beat old rival Ardmore 62-54 in a semifinal game. The Byng Pirates also emerged victorious with a 57-47 win over Hugo in a consolation semifinal contest.

By the Numbers
  • Ada Lady Cougars made ten 3-pointers in the game
  • Makaviya Nelson led the Lady Cougars with four triples and 15 points
  • Abbey Strong contributed 14 points and hit three 3-pointers
  • Jamieson Emarthle scored 10 points for Ada
  • Devon MacCollister led Ada boys with 23 points
  • Taylan Booker-Brown scored 22 points for Ardmore
  • Malachi Schilreff scored 28 points to lead the Byng Pirates
  • Travion King led Hugo with 11 points
State of Play
  • The Ada Lady Cougars won their semifinal contest against Pocola
  • The Ada boys secured a victory over Ardmore in their semifinal game
  • The Byng Pirates emerged victorious in their consolation semifinal contest against Hugo