Three from the area made the Oklahoma Baseball Coaches Association All-State teams.
On a day when the Muskogee Country Club course was tough, Muskogee High School’s golf team was tougher.
The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association board of directors by a 7-6 vote Friday rejected the association’s plan with COVID-19 guidelines to restart high school activities beginning June 1. The outcome turns control back to local schools, who can proceed with normal summer activities.
The Oklahoma Coaches Association released its All State teams for boys and girls golf, tennis and trainers on Monday and three area players made the East girls golf squad. Jordan Clayborn and Jade Kuykendall from Hilldale made the East squad along with Jaci Nixon from Eufaula.
OKLAHOMA CITY — At long last, coach Chris Burt and the Oktaha Tigers can hold up a baseball state championship trophy.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Coach Keith Coleman was numb from the excitement and so were his Muskogee High School Rougherettes.
Despite most and in some cases, all of the 2020 soccer season not played this spring, the Oklahoma Soccer Coaches Association still came up with an all-state list, based on body of work over a high school career with coach’s nominations.
TULSA — Pitcher Pat McGurk got off to a slow start on the mound and the main batting for him in the Rougher lineup, designated pinch-hitter Rick Brown, looked like anything but a hitter in his first three appearances at the plate.
Hilldale’s Lady Hornets won last year’s Class 4A state golf championship at Lake Hefner in Oklahoma City by 107 strokes. With four of their top five players returning, it seemed like only an act of God could keep them from winning it again, starting Wednesday.
A recent U.S. Cellular Community Connections award recipient, Tulsa Elite 2010 was able to raise their goal of $1,000 in sponsorship support to help cover costs for travel, equipment and tournament fees. The team is made of Muskogee and Tahlequah area players. From left to right, back row: …
Vian defensive lineman Solomon Wright, selected as the Small School Defensive Player of the Year on last season’s All-Phoenix team, committed to play football at Texas Tech in 2021.
Locals and former area residents who remember James Harding are mourning a former Muskogee High assistant coach who died last week in a drowning accident on Lake Langston.
TULSA — If heart is indeed a key ingredient to any championship drive, Muskogee’s pulse would make any sports cardiologist proud.
Muskogee junior Ty Williams apparently isn't stretching out a decision on where he'll play college football, even as that list of offers seemed to build daily.
A private service for Haskell basketball coach Wes Hayes will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Vernon Cemetery in Coweta. Due to COVID-19 restrictions on gatherings, attendance is restricted.
BETHANY — Whether it was the fact the two teams played a year ago with a state berth on the line, or the fact Hilldale had a year’s exposure to playing in the tournament, the Lady Hornets came out loose in Thursday’s Class 4A quarterfinal game at Southern Nazarene University’s Sawyer Center.
From day one he’s always been a super competitor and fighter. He would battle against Shaquille O’Neal. In the fall he’d scrimmage teams better and bigger than you. He was a great coach but a great father to these kids, counseling kids, helping them any way he could. It was pretty rough for …
Soaking in the emotion of the moment in a dark room adjacent to his office, Terry Scott couldn’t recall the minister who came in and prayed for him and his program earlier in the day.
This Week's Circulars
- City employee ID'd as sender of suspicious envelopes
- OSSAA plan to reopen with restrictions fails, summer can go on as normal
- Interim tag removed from Munsell as Muskogee wrestling coach
- Muskogee woman enters plea to manslaughter charge
- Area cattle ranchers making beef available
- Search continues for woman missing two years
- Judge sets bonds in child abuse case
- THE WAY IT WAS: SOFTBALL CITY USA, 1998
- Two injured in boat explosion on lake
- City manager unveils plan to address declining revenue