BEGGS -- Keys didn't have any answers for Beggs' team speed and the Demons cruised to a 52-14 win Friday night in the quarterfinal round of the OSSAA Class 2A Playoffs.
With a new head coach in Rick Kirkhart the Keys High School girls basketball team is finding its identity once more. The Cougars finished 18-9 (9-1 in Big Eight conference) last season.
With advancement further into the playoffs the past two seasons, the Cougars boys basketball team has its sights set on making it to the state tournament. Before that can happen, though, the football season must end as 16 players haven’t focused much on the upcoming basketball season.
Keys will try to keep its magical run going Friday when it visits 10th-ranked Beggs in the quarterfinal round of the OSSAA Class 2A Playoffs.
Northeastern State won its second straight game to start the season Saturday, defeating Missouri Western, 82-74, at NSU Event Center behind senior Cenia Hayes’ game-high 24 points.
TULSA -- Tahlequah couldn't generate any offense and was shut out for the first time since 2017 in a 35-0 loss to Bishop Kelley in the second round of the OSSAA Class 5A Playoffs Friday in Tulsa.
Northeastern State scored 42 points in the paint and defeated Northwest Missouri, 64-56, Thursday at the NSU Event Center to win its first season opener since 2017.
Tahlequah will be playing in the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2017 when it visits fourth-ranked Bishop Kelley Friday in a 7 p.m. kickoff.
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Northeastern State's men's basketball games vs. Northwest Missouri and Missouri Western on Nov. 19 and 21 will not be played as scheduled due to positive COVID-19 cases for the RiverHawks.
When it comes to overall experience and star power, Northeastern State appears to be in great shape heading into the 2020-21 basketball season.
Tahlequah will try to snap a pair of streaks on Friday when it hosts Tulsa Edison in the opening round of the Class 5A playoffs in a 7 p.m. kickoff at Doc Wadley Stadium.
Senior women’s basketball guard Cenia Hayes is the first four-year player at Northeastern State University under head coach Fala Bullock. She’s the go-to player for the RiverHawks on the court and in the community as the fan base grows.
Tahlequah will be participating in the playoffs for a seventh straight year and will look to extend its season further on Friday when it hosts Tulsa Edison in a 7 p.m. kickoff at Doc Wadley Stadium.
The Keys Cougars ended their regular season with a 34-21 loss to Cascia Hall. Keys overcame early turnovers and a 27 point deficit to make the final score closer than many would have predicted. The Commandos win district 2A-5 bolstered by their upset win over Vian earlier this season.
COLLINSVILLE — Tahlequah didn’t get the regular season finish it wanted and had its three-game win streak come to an end Friday in a 55-20 loss to second-ranked Collinsville at Sallee Field in Collinsville.
Tahlequah’s bid for a state championship came up just short Wednesday at the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association Class 5A Cross Country State Championship at Edmond Santa Fe High School.
Military veterans and active military members will be able to join youth hunters for the first time this year on exclusive waterfowl hunting days set aside especially for them.
Oklahoma's fishing action can be great year-round but tends to cool down during the fall and winter months. However, many anglers look forward to this time of year for some rewarding seasonal trout fishing.
The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association Cross Country State Championships, scheduled for Saturday, have been pushed back to Wednesday, Nov. 4 due to course damage at Edmond Santa Fe High School.
The Northeastern State University Department of Athletics announced Thursday afternoon that Nov. 3 would be a mandatory off-day from all athletically-related activities to encourage and enable all of its student-athletes to exercise their right to vote on Election Day.
Tahlequah will close out the home portion of its regular season schedule and try to build on a two-game win streak when it hosts Tulsa Memorial Friday at Doc Wadley Stadium.
Tahlequah senior Bailey Jones has been named District 5A-4 Pitcher of the Year, and 10 other Lady Tigers’ have earned all-district honors.
Tahlequah captured its first team regional championship since 2016 Saturday at the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association Class 5A East Regional Cross Country Championships in Sand Springs.
HULBERT — The Hulbert Riders football team fell to 0-4 in its home opener at Rider Field Friday night. The now 6-0 Gore Pirates were too sneaky as quarterback Weston Shanks ran for four touchdowns in a game that saw the visitors win, 49-6.
GLENPOOL — Malik McMurtrey rushed for 148 yards for a second straight week and had three touchdown runs, and the Tahlequah defense recorded its third shutout of the season Friday as the Tigers routed Glenpool, 34-0.
The Grand River Dam Authority Police Department is announcing that portions of the Wolf Creek arm of Grand Lake, as well as the Wolf Creek boat ramp, will be closed during the Southern Drag Boat Association Wolf Creek Nationals event, Oct. 23-25.
The Hulbert Riders will be back in action Friday night when they host the Gore Pirates. Hulbert is coming off a three week layoff due to COVID-19. Friday night will also be the Riders' first home game of the season.
This Week's Circulars
TULSA [mdash] age 63 of Tulsa, OK. Truck Driver. Died Tuesday, November 24th, 2020 in Tulsa, OK. Graveside Services Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020 at 1:00pm at Rose Cemetery.
TAHLEQUAH [mdash] age 3 months. Infant daughter of Angel and Sammy Duvall. Died November 23rd. Services December 1st 10:00am at Reed-Culver Chapel. Burial at Barber Cemetery. Visitation November 30th 1:00pm until 7:00pm at Reed-Culver Funeral Home.
TAHLEQUAH [mdash] age 78. Chemistry Professor. Died November 21st. Services November 27th 10:00am First Presbyterian Church Tahlequah through Zoom and Facebook LIVE. Please Contact Reed-Culver Funeral Home for information to join services. Burial at Muldrow Cemetery.
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