Weston Rouse’s infield hit pushed across the go-ahead run in a 3-3 game in the fifth and Fort Gibson defeated Poteau in a three-way baseball skirmish at Poteau on Saturday.
Wagoner senior Caden Pawpa, seated third from left, signed Friday to play basketball at Bacone College. With him are from left, his mom, Randi Pawpa, Bacone coach Reuben Littlehead and to Caden’s right, his sister, Cambri Pawpa. Standing in back is Caden’s dad, Richard Pawpa.
Dwindling resources creates dilemmas in this business not known when I showed up here 20 years ago, for my second stint in the business we call sports journalism.
Led by Mesa Falleur’s 2-under par 69, Muskogee won the Sapulpa Invitational boys golf tournament on Wednesday at Rock Creek Golf Course in Sapulpa.
It was probably a foregone conclusion that the Hilldale Hornets would mercy-rule Tulsa Webster in their District 4A-4 soccer contest Tuesday night.
FORT GIBSON —One of the nice things about baseball is that if you have a bad at-bat or a bad game, you don’t usually have to wait more than a day or two to have another crack at it.
FORT GIBSON — As the soccer season begins winding down, the Fort Gibson Tigers seem to be heating up as they recorded their fourth straight shutout with a 6-0 win over a young but outmatched Wagoner team Thursday night in a District 4A-4 encounter at Leo Donahue Stadium.
Patrick Murphy’s goal with about two minutes to play kept Hilldale boys unbeaten in 4A-4 soccer with a 1-0 home win against Metro Christian on Thursday.
Bartlesville forward Jalen Belong made life miserable for the Muskogee Roughers on the soccer pitch Tuesday, scoring three goals and assisting on another as the Bruins sailed past Muskogee 5-0 in District 6A-4 action Tuesday night at Indian Bowl.
FORT GIBSON—Tiger pitchers Grant Edwards and freshman Wyatt Pierce teamed up to limit Class B powerhouse Red Oak to just two hits.
The hosts of what is being called the Shootout at the Fort — which is not just being played at Fort Gibson but also at Hilldale — survived an early takeover of the Fort on Thursday and advanced closer to being the conquerors at the Fort.
JaVontae Campbell’s nickname is “Soup.” The Campbell’s brand of the product had a history of being known as “Mmm mmm good,” but also was marketed as a complete food.
Muskogee’s Xavier Brown made the Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State Large School East boys basketball team announced Wednesday.
FORT GIBSON — It seemed appropriate that on Senior Night at Leo Donahue Stadium that the three first half goals by the Fort Gibson Tigers were scored by seniors as the Tigers routed Catoosa 8-0 Tuesday night.
WAGONER — If every fixed seat wasn’t full, lawn chairs made up for it in the second game of the home-and-home series between Wagoner and Hilldale here Tuesday.
When Zack Ange resigned last week to go back to his hometown of Cache to take over the girls basketball program there, Wagoner athletic director Dale Condict knew he didn’t need to look far or long for Ange’s successor as the boys basketball coach.
A nerve-wracking start was met equally by a nerve-wracking end Monday at Hilldale as the Hornets escaped — barely — with a 3-2 win over the Wagoner Bulldogs.
This Week's Circulars
Virgil Ray Irwin, age 85, passed away April 13, 2021. No Services
89, Retired Glass Packer for Brockway Glass, passed Sunday, 04/11/2021. Service Info: 12PM, Monday, 04/19/2021 at Cornerstone Funeral Home. Visitation: 1PM-5PM, Saturday, 04/17/2021 an 1PM-5PM, Sunday, 04/18/2021 at Cornerstone Funeral Home. Cornerstone Funeral Home & Crematory
age 88, a resident of Muskogee transitioned, Saturday, April 10, 2021. Service is scheduled for Thursday, April 15th, 10:00 a.m., Oasis Community Church, 800 W. Peak Blvd, Muskogee, OK . House of Winn Funeral Home-Muskogee
age 73. Hull Technician Chief. Died April 9th in Little Rock, AR. Services April 17th at 10:00am at Reed-Culver Chapel. Interment at Cookson-Proctor Cemetery. Visitation April16th from 1:00pm until 7:00pm at Reed-Culver Funeral Home.
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