Matt Yates went 1-1, helping Cushing to a 5-2 victory over Oologah on Thursday.
He doubled in the first inning.
Wyatt Dilley baffled Oologah , striking out 11 batters. Dilley allowed two earned runs on two hits and two walks over seven innings.
In the bottom of the first, the Tigers grabbed the early lead, 2-0. Dilley singled to ignite the Tigers offense. A stolen base then moved Thad Sherwood from second to third. Yates doubled, scoring Dilley and Sherwood.
Cushing stayed on top until the final out after taking the lead in the fifth, scoring three runs on two errors.
The Tigers are in action again on the 29th against Blackwell.