Concluding the Thunder's season, The Transcript is running a player evaluation series, looking at a new player every Monday through Friday. This week, it's the guards. Today’s player: shooting guard Alex Abrines.
State and National
COALGATE — Former Ada star and current Oklahoma City University women’s basketball coach Bo Overton is the featured speaker for the 2017 Coalgate Alumni/Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet, scheduled for 5 p.m. Saturday at the high school gymnasium.
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The East Central University athletics department will be hosting several summer camps in 2017.
One last roundup … one last time.
It wasn’t much of a surprise to Ada girls coach Christie Jennings that senior Aneli Thomsen won the 2017 Ada News All-Star Classic girls 3-point Shoot Out title. After all, she’s seen what Thomsen is capable of.
For Kele Parnacher, the 44th Annual Ada News All-Star Boys Basketball Classic was icing on the cake for a magnificent prep career.
OIL CENTER — Following are the results from races held May 13 at the Oklahoma Sports Park. Races are held every Saturday night throughout the 2017 season at the local dirt track, located 10 miles northwest of Ada on SH 3W. Gates open at 5 p.m., and races begin at approximately 7:30 p.m. Toni…
Two local American Legion baseball teams will hit the ground running when they kick off their 2017 season next week.
Oklahoma State Cowboys
A recent observation concerning Oklahoma State’s 2017 baseball season appears accurate after the Pokes were swept last weekend by Baylor.
Oklahoma State standout running back Chris Carson became the 21st draft pick of the Mike Gundy era and the second Cowboy draft pick of the day Saturday, as the Seattle Seahawks selected him with the 249th overall pick in the seventh round of the 2017 NFL Draft.
Former Ada High athlete Brooks Thompson is part of the Oklahoma State University Wakeboard team that will compete in a national tournament this weekend in Shreveport, Louisiana.
NORMAN — Oklahoma baseball coach Pete Hughes spent a good part of his pre-Big 12 tournament media turn Tuesday making the case for his team and his league.
There’s no rooting in the press box but then again the press hasn’t been allowed in the Sooner softball press box for so long I’m not sure it applies any more.
NORMAN — Oklahoma is set for a potential 2016 Women's College World Series Final rematch with Auburn before the teams even make it to Oklahoma City.
NORMAN — Oklahoma’s men’s tennis team is back at it. No, they’re not coming off a Big 12 championship and yet the idea they might play for a national championship a fourth straight season may not be entirely far fetched.
NORMAN — Major renovations in Owen Field’s south end zone have been a source of pride for the Sooner football program. Oklahoma’s baseball and softball facilities are scheduled to be upgraded next.
Oklahoma Thunder fans find themselves in a rather odd position as we lurch toward the seemingly inevitable NBA Finals matchup between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma City center Enes Kanter could not get into Bucharest, Romania today after landing there on a flight from Singapore. The Turkish government had canceled his passport. Kanter, who is from Turkey, quickly took to Twitter to explain the situation.
Concluding the Thunder's season, The Transcript is running a player evaluation series, looking at a new player every Monday through Friday. This week, it's the big men. Today’s player: power forward Nick Collison.
Concluding the Thunder's season, The Transcript is running a player evaluation series, looking at a new player every Monday through Friday. This week, it's the wings. Today’s player: forward Josh Huestis.