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Del City’s Colbert wins gold at Chickasha

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon All three Mid-Del wrestling teams competed in the Chickasha High School Classic last week. Del City had the best showing with six placers including one champion in the boys division. Evan Colbert led the Eagles with a title at 106 pounds.  He racked up two falls in the tournament…

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Eagles outlast Bombers

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon Basketball is often described as a game of runs. That was certainly the case Friday night as Del City boys hosted Midwest City. The Bombers pushed their rivals early and late, but the No. 4-ranked Eagles answered both times. Del City used a strong finish to hold off the…

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Lady Bombers take care of rival Del City

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon Midwest City’s girls hit some ups and downs Friday night against rival Del City. After a sluggish second quarter, the Lady Bombers caught fire at halftime. Saliyah Landon hit a pair of 3-pointers and Latasha Mitchell added another as their lead ballooned to more than 20 points. The Lady…

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Carl Albert boys overwhelm Piedmont

By Jacob Sturm Midwest City Beacon   The lead quickly exceeded double digits and never got closer when Carl Albert’s boys basketball team faced Piedmont on Friday evening.   In the 58-33 victory, the result never seemed to be in flux. That was due to a mix of size, good ball movement and experienced playmakers.…

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Carl Albert girls lose tight game to Piedmont

By Jacob Sturm Staff Writer   The moment the Carl Albert crowd had been waiting for finally arrived with less than a minute to play, but the feeling of excitement quickly turned to anguish.   In a45-44 loss at the hands of Piedmont, the Carl Albert girls basketball team couldn’t quite recover from an early…

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Carl Albert boys swim to conference crown

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon Carl Albert’s boys swim team held off Shawnee last week to win the Suburban Conference championship. The Titans used a strong finish in the back half of the meet to edge the Wolves by seven points. They picked up key points in the backstroke and breaststroke. Kaleb Vaughn and…

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Titans come up short at district duals

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon   Carl Albert’s wrestlers nearly earned a second straight trip to the Class 5A dual state tournament.   The Titans beat Noble and Santa Fe South but lost to Lawton MacArthur 38-36 in the finals Jan. 17 at Carl Albert High School.   “It was a tough loss for…

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Bombers bounce back for consolation title at Bruce Gray

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon   Midwest City’s boys bounced back from an opening round loss to win the consolation championship at the Bruce Gray Invitational at Deer Creek High School.   The Bombers beat Ponca City 60-52 Saturday afternoon to win the consolation finals.   “Today was a good day to finish out…

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Lady Titans finish runners-up in home tourney

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon     When Carl Albert’s shooters are on, they’re tough to beat.   The Lady Titans hit 14 3-pointers Saturday night in the finals of the Titan Classic.   But it wasn’t enough.   Class 6A’s No. 2-ranked Edmond Memorial held off the Lady Titans 60-52 in the tournament…

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Putnam North outlasts Carl Albert in boys finals

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon   Carl Albert’s boys were a bit outmuscled in their first meeting with Putnam City North this season. The Panthers beat the Titans on their way to the championship in the Mustang Holiday Classic. They got a rematch with the Panthers Saturday night in the finals of the Titan…

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