ENID, Okla. —
Enid Greybeards host
tailgate party tonight
The Enid Greybeards are hosting a tailgate party tonight before the Enid vs. Tulsa Union football game. They will be serving hamburger or hot dog baskets, which includes chips, cookie and a drink for $5 from 5:15 p.m. to 7 p.m. north of Selby Stadium on Iowa Street. All Plainsmen fans are invited.
Premium parking also is available for $10 beginning at 5:15 on the practice field just west of the stadium. All proceeds benefit the Enid football program.
Cowboys, KU favored
in Big 12 basketball
STILLWATER (AP) — Oklahoma State and Kansas share the role of favorites to win the Big 12 basketball title in a preseason coaches’ poll.
OSU and Kansas each received five first place votes and 77 overall points in the voting by the league’s 10 head coaches. Coaches are not allowed to vote for their own team.
Baylor is picked to finish third in the poll released Thursday with Iowa State fourth while Oklahoma and Kansas State tied for fifth.
West Virginia, Texas, Texas Tech and TCU round out the poll.
golf tournament Oct. 26
The Ringwood All-Sports Boosters will hold a four-man scramble at 8 a.m. Oct. 26 at Turkey Creek Golf Course in Hennessey.
Cost is $250 per team. Hole sponsorships are available for $100. A meal will be serve after the tournament.
All proceeds will go toward the Ringwood athletic department.
To enter or for information, call either Dale Hamm at (405) 443-6161 or Tim Sodowsky at (580) 402-0691.
Koehn Sun Belt
runner of week
Former OBA runner Shaun Koehn of Arkansas-Little Rock has been named the Sun Belt Conference Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week.
Koehn had a personal best time of 25:41.1 in finishing 44th at the recent Chile Pepper Festival in Fayetteville, Ark.
Great Salt Plains Chapter of Ducks Unlimited will be hosting its 41st annual banquet Wednesday at Groendyke Lodge. For information, contact chairman Troy Enmeier at 237-3057.
Thunder waive Orton
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma City Thunder waived center Daniel Orton on Thursday.
Orton played in 13 games with the Thunder during the 2012-13 season, averaging 2.5 points and 2.0 rebounds in 8.0 minutes. He had six points, four rebounds, one assist, one steal and two blocks in 19 minutes during a preseason game.
Kingfisher beats Bears
OKLAHOMA CITY — Landon Nault rushed for 132 yards and scored on runs of five and one yards as Kingfisher beat John Marshall 54-16 Thursday. Quarterback Docker Haub threw for two scores and ran for another. The Bears did break a string of three straight shutouts by the KHS defense.
ENID, Okla. —
Enid Greybeards host
EHS falls in baseball season-opener, 4-1
Enid got the start it wanted in its 2014 opener Monday at David Allen Memorial Ballpark. The rest wasn’t quite according to plan.
Jets suffer double-dip loss to N. Iowa
North Iowa Area Community College showed why it’s a regular visitor to the NJCAA Division II College World Series in the Trojans’ doubleheader sweep of Northern Oklahoma College Enid on Monday, 8-7 and 3-2 at David Allen Memorial Ballpark.
Gundy eschews ‘watered down’ spring game
Oklahoma State’s decision not to hold a traditional spring game has been met with some criticism. Coach Mike Gundy feels he knows best.
Thunder season on the cusp of disappointment
This is a blue, orange, navy and gold alert.
Lady Jets draw Gila Monsters in NJCAA tourney
The Lady Jets (21-11), the No. 19 seed, drew No. 14-seeded Eastern Arizona Gila Monsters for the first round of the National Junior College Athletic Association Division I Championships at 10 a.m. March 17 in Salina, Kan.
EHS soccer home openers are tonight
Enid High’s soccer teams host Woodward tonight at D. Bruce Selby Stadium in the home opener for both the Plainsmen and the Pacers.
EHS’ Mitchell claims regional lifting crown
Enid’s Raheem Mitchell won the high school regional powerlifting championship this past weekend, taking home top honors in the 168 pound weight class
Plainsmen tennis set for Norman tourney
Enid’s boys tennis team travels today to the Norman North Tournament.
NOC Enid softball DH at Western today
Northern Oklahoma College Lady Jets’ softball team plays a doubleheader at 2 p.m. today at Western Oklahoma .
Three EHS swimmers earn All-State honors
Three Enid High swimmers — Sara Nazari, Hunter McEachern and Gabe Sanchez were named to the West All-State swimming team Monday.
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