SEMINOLE — Okemah hit Seminole with a first-quarter shooting barrage and went on to post a 61-38 triumph Friday night.
Cade Bean, Okemah’s leading scorer with 22, deposited four first-quarter 3-pointers as Okemah outscored Seminole 25-11. Okemah led 39-20 at the intermission.
Seven of Okemah’s eight 3-pointers came in the first half.
Cepado Wilkins and Trevor Brinker headed Seminole’s scoring with 10 apiece.
“We ran into a buzzsaw,” Seminole head coach Josh Edenborough said. “They filled it up in the second half and they played really well.”
Seminole, 14-3, had four treys — one apiece by Wilkins, Brinker, Dayton Jackson and Cade Hammond.
Brinker pulled down a team-high nine rebounds.
Seminole will entertain Wewoka Saturday night. The Chieftains captured the first matchp, 69-50.
Nataiya Wilson tallied 19 points and Abby Harelson dropped in 17 as Okemah upended Seminole 64-41.
Okemah led just 12-11 after one quarter but outscored the hosts 20-6 over the next eight minutes for a 32-17 halftime gap.
Cameron Duncan added 10 points for Okemah.
Seminole was led offensively by Kennedy Coker with an 11-point outing which included two 3-point field goals.
Abby Carter scored eight points and also knocked down two treys.
Harelson had three treys and Duncan added two.
Okemah hit 10-of-18 free throws. Seminole was 5 of 7.
Note: Report compiled by contributing writer Fred Fehr.