ADA — The East Central University volleyball team swept past archrival Southeastern 3-0 (25-8, 25-19, 25-15) in the first Great American Conference and home match of the 2016 season Thursday night inside the Kerr Center.

STONEWALL – Macy Farris hit a two-run homer and Alexis Lambert fired a one-hitter as the Class A fifth-ranked Stonewall Lady Longhorns routed Vanoss 11-1 Thursday in 3 ½ innings to complete a district playoff doubleheader sweep.

ROFF – Taryn Monjay and Kaylea Ensey each went 3-for-4 from the plate as the Roff Lady Tigers trounced Paoli 13-5 in four innings Friday to capture a Class A district title.

OLIVE — Tyler Dean and Jacob Savage pitched back-to-back one-hit shutouts as the Class A eighth-ranked Latta Panthers beat host Olive, 10-0, and Oilton, 17-0, in district playoff action on Thursday.


ADA – East Central University football graduate Ruben Elizarde has been announced as the winner of the 2016 Milam Award.

PLAINVIEW – The host Plainview Lady Indians scored a run off an error in the bottom of the eighth inning to edge Ada 5-4 Thursday night in a District 4A-1 contest.

BYNG – No. 2 Byng had little trouble on Day 1 of its Class A District tournament, cruising to a pair of 10-0 victories Thursday at Stokes Field.

GLENCOE – Jacob Jones and Zane Brown combined to drive in half of Roff’s 18 runs as the Class A ninth-ranked Tigers rolled to an easy 18-1 rout of Agra in four innings Thursday afternoon to open district playoff action.

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. — East Central University women’s cross-country sophomore Anna Mora has been named the Great American Conference Female Runner of the Week for Sept. 21.

KONAWA — Alyssa Kuestersteffen had a big 6-for-9 day from the plate as the Class 2A 12th-ranked Konawa Lady Tigers swept a pair of Class 2A district playoff games from the Coalgate Lady Wildcats on Wednesday.

The East Central University football team will welcome Oklahoma Baptist to Koi Ishto Stadium Saturday for its annual Homecoming game. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m.

I’m certainly no coach, but I felt the need too ffer Ada head guy Wade Standley some friendly pointers in advance of his team’s trip to Southern Nazarene University to take on the Bethany Bronchos.

NORMAN — It’s going to be a while before Oklahoma freshman quarterback Austin Kendall’s thoughts are made public. OU coach Bob Stoops announced on Monday that he was cutting media access to Kendall and other “younger players.”

COALGATE – Austin Lambert hooked up with Auston Crank on three touchdown passes of 30, 37 and 7 yards as the Coalgate Wildcats held off Hugo 26-21 on Friday night.

JOPLIN, Mo. – The East Central University men’s cross country team finished third out of 18 teams Saturday at the 2016 Missouri Southern Stampede.

BETHANY — East Central freshman running back Je’Qualon Wright rushed for 131 yards and senior kicker Jarod Haynes remained perfect on the season with three field goals as the Tigers ran past winless Southern Nazarene 23-6 for a Great American Conference road victory Saturday night.

LONE GROVE – Triggered by a seven-run third inning, the Ada Lady Cougars pounded out 14 total hits and rolled to a 12-3 rout of host Lone Grove on Thursday.

  • By JEFF CALI Sports Editor

The Ada High football team raced to a 28-0 halftime lead and cruised past Durant 35-6 Friday night at Norris Field.

ADA — With only a six-point lead over second-place Whit Gastineau in the Oil Capital Racing Series sprint car point standings, Robert Sellers was in need of a win in the worst way. And that is just what he got Saturday at Oklahoma Sports Park.

OIL CENTER — Following are the results from races held Sept. 10 at the Oklahoma Sports Park. Races are held every Saturday night throughout the 2016 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. Sep…

ADA — The East Central University cross country teams are headed to the Missouri Southern Stampede Saturday in Joplin, Missouri.

COALGATE — Due to undisclosed medical reasons, Coalgate head football coach Dusty Newberry has resigned his position effective immediately.

The East Central University football team will be searching for its first win of the season Saturday night, when the Tigers travel to Bethany to face Southern Nazarene. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. at SNU Football Stadium.

NORMAN — By the third week in August, Oklahoma’s defense was in game-planning mode. Why not start early when two of the first three offenses to defend are cut from the same cloth?

DURANT — The Ada Lady Cougars were limited to two hits as they dropped an 11-0 decision to host Durant in 3 ½ innings on Tuesday.

DENTON, TEXAS — East Central University fell just short at No. 25 Texas Woman’s University, dropping a 1-0 decision in the team’s final non-conference match of the 2016 regular season Monday in Denton, Texas.

LATTA — The Latta Panthers got a strong showing from hurler Tyler Dean and used a pair of four-run innings to turn back local rival Roff 10-2 in six innings Tuesday at Panther Park.


For the Ada High football team to avoid its first 0-3 start since 1983, it will have to do something it hasn’t been able to do for the first two weeks of the 2016 season — defeat a Class 5A opponent.

DURANT — Second-year head coach Randy Matthews promised a more wide-open attack for Durant in 2016, but don’t confuse the Lions with the Air-Raid attack a lot of teams are running today.

BYNG — The Byng Pirates didn’t play the role of the No. 2 team in Class A very well during Monday night’s battle with No. 8 Latta.

HOLDENVILLE — Austin Lambert threw for two touchdowns and Blade Horton ran for two more, but it wasn’t enough as the Coalgate Wildcats fell to the host Holdenville Wolverines 34-26 Friday night.

Here is The Associated Press’ Oklahoma high school football poll with first place votes in parentheses, records, points and ranking in last week’s poll, records through September 12. Points for classes A through 5A based on 10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 scoring. Points for 6A (Division I & II), c…

SULPHUR – Quarterback Cameron Jones ran for 138 yards on 27 carries and scored two touchdowns as the Sulphur Bulldogs upended the arch-rival Davis Wolves 21-0 Friday night at Agee Field.

The day before kickoff, East Central University officials learned that the Tigers’ Great American Conference battle with Henderson State wouldn’t be airing tive on national television after promoting that fact for weeks.

DURANT – The Ada Lady Cougars wrapped up play in the Durant Tournament on Saturday by splitting a pair of games with their biggest rivals.

The Ada Cougars didn’t quite get to the top of the second Class 5A mountain they attempted to climb Friday night when Carl Albert visited Norris Field. But they sure got closer to the top.

  • By JEFF CALI Sports Editor

The East Central University football team couldn't overcome six turnovers in a 34-7 loss to No. 9 Henderson State Saturday evening at Norris Field.

  • By Teri LaJeunesse ECU Sports information

ADA — East Central University received word late Friday, that today's ECU versus Henderson State football game will only be streamed live today, but it will not be broadcast in Oklahoma.

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