Henryetta senior Bailey Worlow committed to Northwestern Oklahoma State University in Alva for track. Worlow has been an integral member of the Knights’ track program, earning a spot at the OSSAA Class 3A State Tournament two years in a row.
The 2020 high school baseball season is set to begin the first week of March with the Okmulgee Bulldogs, Beggs Demons, Morris Eagles and Preston Pirates prepping for their first slew of games. The Bulldogs will be the first team to
The Okmulgee County YMCA Surge swim team ended the winter season at the All City Championship meet in Fort Gibson Monday and Tuesday. The twoday event pitted seven eastern Oklahoma swim teams against each other, including the Fort Gibson Tiger Sharks, Tulsa City Dolphins, Miller Swim Team, Muskogee Swim Team, Stampede Swim Team and the P&R Team. Overall, the Surge placed 6th with 146 points, coming in ahead of P&R by nine points.
Morris senior Ashlyn Baldridge committed to Fort Scott Community College (FSCC) Monday for golf. Baldridge went to the OSSAA Girls Golf Championship in 2019 where she placed 54th out of 70 golfers. She earned a score of 104 the first day of the tournament and 102 on the final day. Overall, she possessed a score of 210, beating out Victory Christian’s Rachel Flannery by two points. She will be joining fellow senior Avery Tittle at FSCC this fall. Both Lady Eagles will be exchanging their black and orange for red and white, adopting the colors of the Greyhounds.
Morris High School is sending four wrestlers to the OSSAA Class 3A State Wrestling Tournament and one girl wrestler to the OSSAA Girls State Tournament Feb. 28-29 at the State Fairgrounds Arena in Oklahoma City. Ryan Allred, Kolby Adams, Jaxen Wright, Martin Sheared and Eden Ramos will be testing their strength against wrestlers from around Oklahoma for the chance of earning a state championship. Okmulgee’s Xander Dunn also earned a spot at the Class 3A State tournament with a 5th place finish in Regionals for the 106 lbs. weight division. He fell in the second round of matches to Perry wrestler Angel Tiscareno, who took 1st, in Regionals. He is set to battle Sapulpa’s Gage Graham in the first round of matches. Ramos will be competing in the first