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Mustangs struggle at Oologah Tourney

Mustangs struggle at Oologah Tourney

[ 0 ] April 2, 2014

Mustangs struggle at Oologah tourney By CHRIS EDENS Sports Editor The Mustangs went 2 of 3 at the Oologah Tournament last week against some of the toughest teams in the state. Oologah beat Mannford and Anadarko and lost to Cushing, Claremore Sequoyah and Salina. The Mustangs are 9-5 and fell to #13 in 4A rankings. [...]

Oologah Robotics instructor Danny Pruett (left) and Team Warhorse co-captain Brandon Ingram go over the final checklist Monday as they prepare to compete in the FIRST robotics contest Oklahoma City regional this weekend.

Robotics ready for regional

[ 0 ] March 26, 2014

  By CHRIS EDENS City Editor Team Warhorse is ready for battle. The Oologah Robotics Team will compete in the Oklahoma City regional FIRST Robotics tourament this weekend. This is the second year Oologah has entered a robot in the competition. Last year, Team Warhorse qualified for nationals with a Rookie All Star award and [...]

Mustangs take tourney title

Mustangs take tourney title

[ 0 ] March 26, 2014

By CHRIS EDENS Sports Editor The Mustangs out ran the big dogs in 4A baseball last week. Oologah claimed the championship trophy at the Anadarko Tournament against some the top ranked teams in the state. The Mustangs lost to #1 Tuttle and beat #11 Clinton, Elgin and #3 Weatherford. “It’s probably the toughest tournament in [...]

Junior Wyatt Tucker gets ready to send a pass flying down field last Thursday in the Mustangs 2-1 loss to Tulsa Memorial at the Oologah Tournament.

Mustangs face tough foes

[ 0 ] March 20, 2014

  By CHRIS EDENS, Sports Editor The Mustang soccer team finished fifth at the Oologah Showcase tournament last week with wins over Jenks JV and Rejoice and a loss to Tulsa Memorial. “We continued to play better as a team throughout the tournament and that will serve us well as we head into district play,” [...]

Ladies take third at socccer tourney

Ladies take third at socccer tourney

[ 0 ] March 20, 2014

By CHRIS EDENS, Sports Editor The Lady Mustangs took third at the Oologah Showcase soccer tournament last week. “I was very pleased with the performance during the tournament. I’m very excited for the rest of the season,” Oologah head coach Kyndall Chronister said. The Lady Mustangs knocked off Bristow 3-0 Thursday to open the tournament. [...]

O-T wrestlers take third, fourth at state

O-T wrestlers take third, fourth at state

[ 0 ] March 5, 2014

By CHRIS EDENS Sports Editor The Martin brothers left it all on the mat last weekend at the state wrestling tournament. Oologah junior Cole Martin took third and freshman Brock Martin took fourth in 4A at State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City. The Martin’s are carrying on a family tradition. Their cousin Garrett Martin was [...]

Kaydance Battles and Devin Lynes (left) and Renn and Hannah Christiansen  charge towards each other and fire away in an energetic snowball fight Monday afternoon at Harbour Creek. Oologah students were out of school after a brutal winter storm brought snow, ice and freezing temperatures to the area.

Snow cancels classes again

[ 0 ] March 5, 2014

  By CHRIS EDENS City Editor Winter is reeking havoc on the Oologah school calendar. Superintendent Rob Armstrong is struggling with the same question many school leaders in Oklahoma are asking. How to make up an abundance of snow days this school year? Oologah has had nine snow days after classes were canceled Monday and [...]

Mustangs hope for playoff magic

Mustangs hope for playoff magic

[ 0 ] March 5, 2014

By CHRIS EDENS Sports Editor The Mustangs stayed alive last weekend in the hunt for a state basketball championship. Oologah advanced out of the regional with a win over Tulsa Webster and a loss to McLain. The Mustangs are 20-5 and ranked #16 in 4A. Oologah 67-Webster 61 The Mustangs fell behind early against the [...]

Martin brothers both vie for 3rd place at State Wrestling

Martin brothers both vie for 3rd place at State Wrestling

[ 0 ] February 26, 2014

Update: (Saturday) Both Brock and Cole Martin advanced to the 3rd place match at the state wrestling tournament. Good luck, Mustangs! Mustang wrestlers make state By CHRIS EDENS, Sports Editor Two Mustang wrestlers made it out of regionals last weekend and qualified for state. Freshmen Brock Martin took second at 170 pounds at the Bristow [...]

Fletcher earns Academic All State

Fletcher earns Academic All State

[ 0 ] February 26, 2014

By CHRIS EDENS, City Editor Oologah has an Academic All Stater for the second year in a row. Chance Fletcher has been named one of the top 100 graduating seniors in the state. Fletcher earned the prestigious Academic All State honor from the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence. OFE Chairman David Boren has called the selection [...]