Heavener soccer players sign with Ecclesia

Pictured seated are Michael Gomez, left, and Mario Diaz, right. In the back is Ecclesia Coach Julio Moreno.

Heavener soccer players Michael Gomez and Mario Diaz signed to play soccer at Ecclesia College in Springdale, Arkansas.

Both Wolves were named to the Class 3A all-state team this season.

The Royals were 6-7-1 last year and made it to the NCCAA Nationals in Kissimmee, Florida.

Heavener girls, Stigler boys rally late


Stigler’s boys held Heavener scoreless for close to three minutes and scored nine straight points to take a 69-62 win over the Wolves Thursday in Black Diamond Conference play.

Heavener’s girls finally shook the Lady Panthers late in the opener for a 58-49 victory.

Heavener visits Talihina Friday in another conference game while Stigler goes to Sallisaw Monday.

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