BYNG — Byng’s Cale Eaton’s initial varsity season got off to a fast start right off the bat.
State and National
The East Central University softball team will play the final series of the season Sunday and Monday at Tiger Field against Southern Nazarene.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Ada High School’s Sam Brown fired a 74 and took fifth individually Thursday as the Cougars finished third in the team standings of the Del City Invitational Golf Tournament at the Trosper Park Course.
ADA — The East Central University baseball team’s weekend series with Southern Nazarene has been rescheduled due to the inclement weather that came through the metro area on Friday.
One could say Ben Pruitt is going out on top on various levels.
LATTA — The Latta Panthers embraced the team concept, and it carried them to a supreme level in 2016-17.
BYNG — In a game that was in doubt until the final out, the Byng Pirates held off Mustang’s junior varsity team 9-8 Thursday night in the first round of the 2017 David Hill-Ryan Prescott Memorial Tournament.
Oklahoma State Cowboys
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 — Though it could not have began any worse, Oklahoma still had so many so many chances to beat Kansas Sunday afternoon at L. Dale Mitchell Park.
NORMAN — After a heartbreaking 4-3 loss to start Sunday's double-header, Oklahoma made sure the second game was never in doubt.
NORMAN — Oklahoma catcher Lea Wodach isn't fully healthy, but with No. 15 Baylor coming to town for a decisive three-game series, coach Patty Gasso said she's "begging" to be back.
Prior to 2013, in a sport in which the NCAA had crowned a champion going back to 1982, only four programs had ever claimed a national title.
NORMAN — When Oklahoma coaches Patty Gasso and Melyssa Lombardi told freshman Alissa Dalton she was going to catch, she thought they were joking.
NORMAN — Oklahoma freshman Mariah Lopez didn't have her best stuff Wednesday, but beating a top-25 team despite that, shows another step in her maturity.
NORMAN — Sporting an arm brace covering his left elbow, Austin O'Brien launched a grand slam in the seventh inning to push Oklahoma past Oral Roberts 6-2 Tuesday at L. Dale Mitchell Park.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Russell Westbrook took plenty of heat for attempting 18 shots during the fourth quarter of Oklahoma City’s 115-111, Game 2 loss in Houston. But Thunder wing Andre Roberson doesn’t think he deserves the criticism.
HOUSTON — Oklahoma City’s Steven Adams could have ended Houston guard Patrick Beverley. Turns out, he did the opposite.
HOUSTON — When Russell Westbrook watches Cast Away, he relates more to Wilson than he does to Tom Hanks — at least, his basketball-playing side does.
MINNEAPOLIS — Russell Westbrook will sit out Tuesday night’s game in Minnesota to rest, Oklahoma City coach Billy Donovan told reporters at morning shootaround.
DENVER — Oklahoma City general manager Sam Presti was in attendance to see Russell Westbrook make history Sunday when he broke NBA legend Oscar Robertson’s record for most triple-doubles in a season and hit a game-winning 3 to down Denver.
ATLANTA — Russell Westbrook had the chance to gun for two of his pregame goals Wednesday night in Memphis. He could help Oklahoma City to a win, a bigger one than usual given a victory would clinch the No. 6 seed in the Western Conference playoff picture. He had historical goals, too: A triple-double would give him 42 on the year, passing all-time great Oscar Robertson for most ever in a single season.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma City’s 110-79 win over Milwaukee on Tuesday night was one of the few sports moments when individual accomplishment outshines the team’s.