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Rodeo information can be emailed to Debi DeSilver at sports@


Thursday, July 29 – Saturday, July 31:

Pawnee Bill Memorial Rodeo; Pawnee, OK, Lakeside Arena. IPRA sanctioned.

RACING INTO THE SUNSET: The ARMS drivers run their heat race at Lawton Speedway on Saturday, July 24.

Without a worry about another rainout, the American Racer Modified Series made their way onto the dirt at the Lawton Speedway. Four heat races and two “B” features arranged a starting field of 23 cars for the nights “A” feature.

Big XII commissioner Bob Bowlsby speaks during Big XII football media days July 14 in Arlington, Texas.

Texas and Oklahoma made a request Tuesday to join the powerhouse Southeastern Conference, with SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey saying the league would consider it in the “near future.” A day after the Big XII schools notified the league that they would not be ex- tending an agreement that binds conf

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Much of the discussion around the DeSilver household the past few weeks has been about Oklahoma and Texas looking to leave the Big XII Conference and the NIL.

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This probably is not a surprise to anyone that reads my stuff regularly.

I love sports!

It can be softball, volleyball, golf, boxing or any other sport, I will watch them all.

But I must admit, I love football the most.

TECH TIME: The OCRS Sprint Series officials take a look at the top five finishers to make sure they are legal

Lawton Speedway final was able to get back to racing after having two straight weeks canceled due to the rain. Lawton had a full schedule planned for Saturday, July 10 but had to put the show in high gear to beat the thunderstorms headed for the racetrack.

OK Kids Baseball Tournament Schedule

Elgin’s 12-and-under War Owl baseball team placed second in the Regional tournament, held in Elgin, to advance to the OK Kids State Tournament being held in Weatherford this week. The War Owls fought back through the losers bracket to secure their spot in the tournament.