Midwest City Beacon Sports

Carl Albert volleyball returns to state

Titans face Skiatook in opening round Monday By Jeff Harrison Managing Editor Carl Albert breezed past the competition last week at volleyball regionals. The No. 5 Titans (18-8) beat Lawton Eisenhower and Southeast on Oct. 12 both in straight sets to win the regional title and advance to the Class 5A state tournament. “Our girls…

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Carl Albert rolls Irish in second half

By John Martin Staff Writer Carl Albert’s superb senior signal caller Ben Harris has never lost a football game to the McGuinness Irish. And he wasn’t about to see that domination snapped Friday night even when the cocky Irish bunch led by their quarterback Luke Tarman put 35 points on the scoreboard—in the first half.…

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Titans finish strong in regular season

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon The Carl Albert volleyball team ended the regular season on a high note last week with a pair of road wins over Shawnee and Piedmont. On Oct. 5, the No. 4 Titans overcame a slow start to beat Shawnee 3-2 (20-25, 22-25, 25-22, 25-22, 15-8). “We had a very…

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Del City softball makes incredible run to state

Eagles upset defending state champion Piedmont By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon After 18 long years, Del City softball is headed back to the state tournament. The Eagles snapped the drought with an incredible showing last week at the regional tournament capped by a 3-2 win over defending state champion Piedmont in the championship. Del…

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Carl Albert cruises back to state tournament

Titans to face Guymon in first round of state on Thursday By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon The cast has changed. But the result was the same for the Carl Albert softball team. The Titans advanced to Class 5A state tournament last Thursday with a 12-1 win over Noble in the regional finals at Carl…

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Bombers take care of business against Del City

By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon Midwest City stayed tied atop the district standings and picked up bragging rights last Friday with a 19-10 win over Del City in the Sooner Road Rivalry game. The Bombers (4-1, 2-0) delivered a statement in front of the home crowd with their most complete effort of the season.…

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Southeast hands Del City tough loss at home

By Anthony Thomas Contributing Writer The Del City volleyball team experienced a tough 3-0, (25-4, 25-22, 25-17), defeat Thursday night against Southeast High School. Laura Sparks and Nevaeh Ramsey were on the floor the whole game for Del City. Sparks finished with 1 block and 3 kills, while Ramsey finished with 2 blocks and 3…

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Titans blast Guymon on the road

Harris throws 5 TDs in 63-0 win By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon The Carl Albert football team took their show on the road Friday night with a 63-0 win over Guymon. Senior quarterback Ben Harris threw for 231 yards and five touchdowns with three to Xzavier Thomas. The Titans outgained Guymon 394 to 197…

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Bombers roll Wolverines in home opener

Defense forces four turnovers in 34-9 win By Jeff Harrison Midwest City Beacon A resilient offense and dominant defense were a winning combination for Midwest City last Friday night. The Bombers held Lawton scoreless in the second half and forced four turnovers in a 34-9 win in their home opener at the newly renovated Jim…

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Midwest City hosting first football game at renovated stadium

By Jeff Harrison Managing Editor Improvements at Jim Darnell Stadium at Rose Field are not quite finished. But the Midwest City football team will still play their home game at the newly renovated stadium Friday night. The Bombers host Lawton at 7 p.m. in the district opener and senior night game. The school will recognize…

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