Sports

Wildcat takes home Tulsa Battle of the Belt

Date: Jan. 24, 2017

Eight-year-old Vann Wildcat has sports in his blood. He plays baseball in the summer, football in the fall, and wrestles in the winter. He is ...

Hominy Bucks win Class A State Championship, coach looking forward to next year

Date: Dec. 15, 2016

CHOCTAW, Okla. – Parents, students and alumni filed into the Choctaw High School stadium on Friday to watch the Hominy Bucks pummel the Wynnewood Savages for ...

Osage boxer Ben Cottingham working to go pro next year

Date: July 26, 2016

Ben Cottingham is on the cusp of becoming a professional boxer. He is 23-5 in his amateur career. A split decision came between him and ...

Rencountre loses Bellator fight after jaw is broken in first round

Date: April 13, 2016

The crowd in the WinStar World Casino was stirring as they waited for the next MMA fight to begin. Chance “Black Eagle” Rencountre stayed relaxed ...

Sammy Spotted Bear is OKWA State finalist

Date: March 16, 2016

Sammy “Sambo” Spotted Bear loves to wrestle, and at six years old he’s already been an OKWA Novice Champion, an OKWA Northwest Regional Champion ...

From a Skiatook Bulldog to a Pitt State Gorilla, Appelberg is heading to Kansas

Date: March 15, 2016

Skiatook Bulldogs’ defensive lineman Grant Appelberg signed a letter of intent on National Signing Day Feb. 3 with Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kans., to ...

Haworth signs to play football and track and field at Emporia State University

Date: March 7, 2016

National Signing Day on Feb. 3 is a very exciting day for those talented high school seniors who will go on to further their educations ...

Vann Wildcat is the 2016 OKWA Novice State Champion

Date: Feb. 29, 2016

Seven-year-old Vann Wildcat finished his first season of wrestling undefeated – and as the 2016 OKWA Novice State Champion.

“At first he didn’t think it ...

Osage MMA fighter signs contract to fight in Bellator MMA

Date: Feb. 19, 2016

Osage MMA fighter Chance Rencountre is taking the next step in his career.

He recently signed on to fight in the Bellator MMA, one of ...

Osages to receive the Ferguson Jenkins Outstanding Student Athlete Award

Date: Jan. 28, 2016

Osage tribal members Trevor Boone and DeShawn Lookout will receive the Ferguson Jenkins Outstanding Athlete Award tonight at the Jim Thorpe Museum & Oklahoma Sports Hall ...