PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer
The Masters is so intertwined with Augusta, they added an extra day to spring break.
You see, the first full week of April isn’t just a blip in time for this place.
It’s their identity, their way of life, their cart path to success.
A restaurant or bar can …
By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer
Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy said Tuesday he hopes to have his team return to its facilities on May 1, a proposed timetable that would defy federal social-distancing guidelines and was quickly disputed by the university and its athletic director.
The Centers for Disease Control and …
By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer
Kobe Bryant’s resume has yet another entry to validate his greatness: He’s now, officially, a Hall of Famer.
And he’s got plenty of elite company in the 2020 class, one that may be as glitzy as any.
Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash on Jan. 26, …
SPERRY – Spiro splits its two baseball games at the Sperry Tournament Thursday.
The Bulldogs dropped the opener to Owasso’s JV team, 8-0, before bouncing back to down Sperry, 15-8.
Spiro is 6-2 and plays again in the tournament Saturday.
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STILWELL – Poteau swept both games from Vian and Stilwell in slow pitch softball Thursday.
The Lady Pirates opened with a 3-2 win over Vian in extra innings before Poteau beat Stilwell, 13-7.
Poteau improves to 5-2 and plays in the Broken Bow Bash Monday.
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Effective Friday, Heavener Public Schools has postponed all sporting activities, travel and practice until further notice due to the coronavirus.
Also, school facilities are off limits for any kind of individual workouts.
FORT GIBSON – Fort Gibson handed Poteau its first loss of the season in baseball Thursday with a 6-2 victory.
Poteau is 5-1 and scheduled to host Red Oak Friday. The Tigers improve to 2-3.
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PANAMA – Wister scored seven runs in the top of the fifth inning to down Panama, 10-4, in slow pitch softball Thursday.
Wister improves to 4-2 and is scheduled to visit Warner Friday. Panama drops to 2-3 and visits Spiro March 23.
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Class 2A state tournament postponed
Porum 3, Arkoma 0
Cameron 7, LeFlore JV 0
McCurtain 9, Panama 8
Fort Gibson 6, Poteau 2
Owasso JV 8, Spiro 0
Spiro 15, Sperry 8
Whitesboro 17, Buffalo Valley 1
Whitesboro 2, Buffalo Valley 0
Slow pitch softball
Wister 10, Panama 4
Poteau 3, Vian 2
Poteau 13, Stilwell 7
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All basketball games in the Oklahoma state tournaments have been postponed, due to the threat of the corona virus by the OSSAA.
There has not been any date set for the tournaments to be played. Both the Howe girls and boys and Talihina’s boys were competing in the tournaments.
The OSSAA updated …