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(Note: Technical issues on the email submission from the Okay-Arkoma games resulted in a previous report being incorrect. That appeared in print as well Saturday. The following is the corrected accounts of those games.)

Fort Gibson and Wagoner's basketball games have been moved from Wagoner to Fort Gibson due to an apparent scheduling conflict. Varsity games are 6:30 p.m. (girls) and 8 p.m. (boys).

Muskogee sophomore Meredith Stevenson was first in the 100 backstroke and second in the 200 freestyle — leading the Roughers’ showing at the Frontier Valley Conference meet Tuesday.

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STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Kamaka Hepa scored 15 points and Courtney Ramey had 14 points, nine rebounds and six assists to help lead Texas to a 76-64 victory over Oklahoma State on Wednesday night.

OWASSO — Muskogee basketball may be headed in the right direction, but Tuesday night at Owasso High School both the Roughers and Lady Roughers experienced growing pains that will only benefit them in the long run.

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OKTAHA — On paper it looked like it might be a pretty good match up — a pair of 7-3 teams, both with good finishes in post-holiday tournaments last week.

WARNER — Cheyanne Crain hit two free throws to take the lead and Tateum Jones added an icer from the line with :02 left in overtime as Connors State captured a dramatic 86-83 double OT win over Northeastern A&M on Monday at Melvin Self Field House.

The Oktaha Lady Tigers are certainly no strangers to the throne room. They’ve won 12 previous Bedouin Shrine Classic Small School Girls titles since the small school division was introduced in 1987. But number 13 (second only to the Muskogee girls who have 15 titles) will be one that will be…

All-Phoenix Most Valuable Player Zane Adams was missing in action Saturday night at the Muskogee Civic Center, but the Haskell senior post still made the All-Tournament team of the 40th Bedouin Shrine Classic’s Small School Boys bracket.

With the turn of the calendar to 2020, the sports calendar turns to basketball season for many. The Rougher Youth Sports Academy basketball season tips off today and the season concludes with the playoffs held February 15. 

Defending Small School boys champion Haskell got 18 points from inside man Zane Adams, including nine third-quarter points that saw the Haymakers break open a 31-27 halftime lead to lead 46-36, and beat Kansas 60-46 in the first round of the 40th Bedouin Shrine Classic at the Civic Center. 

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Obituaries

88, Homemaker. Died January 15, 2020. The Visitation is 5:00-7:00 pm Monday. The Funeral service is at 1:00 pm Tuesday at the Kingdom Hall, 1102 North Pierce Avenue, Wagoner. Mallett Funeral Home and Crematory.

87, formerly of Muskogee, Real Estate Broker, died Friday 12/27/2019. Memorial service, 10AM Tuesday, 01/21/2020 at Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Fort Gibson. Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home. Online condolences clifforddgarrettfamilyfh.com

87, formerly of Muskogee, Real Estate Broker, died Friday 12/27/2019. Memorial service, 10AM Tuesday, 01/21/2020 at Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home Chapel, Fort Gibson. Clifford D Garrett Family Funeral Home. Online condolences clifforddgarrettfamilyfh.com