(Mannford) – The Keystone Classic Tournament has not been a friendly place for the Cushing Tigers in the last few years,  and that trend continued in the first round of this year’s tournament in Mannford this week.  The Cushing Lady Tigers were beaten by Sand Springs 35-29 Monday night in the first round of the tournament.   They will play again Friday at 4:00 PM.   

Cushing’s boys were beaten badly,  going against the top ranked team in Class 5A, The Tulsa Edison Eagles.  Cushing trailed by 19 at halftime,  and went on to lose 90-38.  

They will also play in the 2nd round on Friday at 5:30.