The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK


April 21, 2013

Sports briefs for 4-22-13

ENID, Okla. — Bartlesville test for

Plainsmen golfers

Enid’s boys golf team will get a taste of what the regionals will be like this week as they will compete in two 36-hole tournaments — at the Adams Golf Course in Bartlesville today and Echo Canyon in Guthrie Thursday.

EHS has played in only one 36-hole tournament so far, its own invitational on April 1. The regionals next week at Owasso’s Emerald Falls will be a 36-hole tournament.

“It’s going to be good for us to have two tournaments like that,’’ said Enid coach David Lee. “It should help us get ready for regionals.’’

EHS will go with a lineup of Colton Jackson (82.2 strokes per round), Mason North (84.8), Chris Hayes (97.6), Scott Phillips (96.3) and Michael Houston (95.3).

OSU captures Big 12

women’s golf crown

RHODES, Iowa -Oklahoma State’s women’s golf team claimed its first Big 12 championship since 2009 Sunday at Harvester Golf Club. The Cowgirls carded an 11-over 299 to finish at 905, 41-over par, and two strokesahead of Baylor’s  907 total. The Lady Bears began the day leading by one shot. Iowa State entered the day tied for second place before finishing alone in third at 912.

OU’s Squires wins rings

at NCAA gymnastics

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) —  Oklahoma senior Michael Squires won on the rings in the individual competition at the NCAA men’s gymnastics championships Sunday.

 Olympian Sam Mikulak added to his already jam-packed NCAA men’s gymnastics resume with two more titles Sunday.

The Michigan standout won individual crowns on the parallel bars and high bar — scoring an impressive 16.1 points on the latter apparatus.

Barons blank Houston

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Barons got a shutout from goaltender Niko Hovinen and a pair of goals from Chris VandeVelde to blank the Houston Aeros 3-0 in the regular season finale Sunday afternoon at the Cox Convention Center.  The  Barons, 40-25-2-9 will be the No. 5 seed in the Western playoffs which will begin on Friday.

 finish the 2012-13 campaign 40-25-2-9.

The Barons earned the Western Conference’s No. 5 seed in the upcoming Calder Cup playoffs with the win. The best-of-5 Western Conference quarterfinal series starts in Oklahoma City at 7 p.m. Friday.


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  • Ravens' Rice suspended for 2 games

    Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice received a two-game suspension from the NFL on Thursday following his offseason arrest for domestic violence.
    Rice will miss the season opener against AFC North champion Cincinnati on Sept. 7 and the Sept. 11 game on Thursday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

    July 24, 2014

  • Jaguars won't part ways with Blackmon

    The Jacksonville Jaguars have no plans to part ways with troubled receiver Justin Blackmon.
    Owner Shad Khan made it clear Thursday that Blackmon will remain on the roster despite his latest arrest.

    July 24, 2014

  • Christian Voitik Missed chances, controversial call end Majors' season

    For the second time in a little over 24 hours, the Enid Majors had a lead in the Connie Mack South Plains Regional Tournament, and for the second time they couldn’t hold it.
    On Wednesday, it ended their season.

    July 23, 2014 2 Photos

  • Dave Ruthenberg..THE DEEP END.. Column: Tolerance mob lashes out at Tony Dungy

    The Michael Sam lynch mob has former NFL head coach Tony Dungy in its cross hairs.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Minors fall in Alva

    The Enid Minors became the first of the South Plains Regional’s two co-hosts to be eliminated, spoiling a 5-0 lead to fall 9-7 to Texas Stix Black Wednesday in an elimination game in Alva.

    July 23, 2014

  • Connie Mack scoreboard

    July 23, 2014

  • EHS volleyball breaks camp on positive note

    Enid High School’s volleyball team, which graduated five starters from last season’s 24-11 team, accomplished its main goal at a camp in Branson, Mo., last week.

    July 23, 2014

  • Radio-TV for 7-24-14

    July 23, 2014

  • David Clyde Ex-MLBer goes from pitching phenom to Connie Mack coach

    David Clyde was a picture of contentment after his Houston Miracles shut out the Texas Stix Black of the Dallas area 4-0 in the first round of the Connie Mack South Plains Regional Tuesday at David Allen Memorial Ballpark.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Majors fall Majors stumble late, fall to regional losers' bracket

    Cherry Creek, Colo., broke out for six runs in the top of the seventh for a 7-3 come-from-behind victory over the Enid Majors in the first round of the Connie Mack South Plains Regional Tuesday at David Allen Memorial Ballpark.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

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