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Split decision puts local boxer out of national boxing tourney

May 25, 2016 12:06pm

Ben Cottingham is four years older and 35 pounds heavier, with an Olympic dream that has developed proportionately.

After contending for the 162-pound spot on the 2012 United States Boxing...

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Local ropers fare well at annual ACRA finals

Jan 08, 2016 10:08am

Osage County steer ropers lived up to the area’s lofty reputation at the American Cowboys Rodeo Association Finals held Dec. 11-13 in Built Ford Tough Arena at the Tulsa Fairgrounds.


Pawhuska High football icons among 102 years of All-Staters

Jan 08, 2016 10:08am

One hundred football seasons ago, Pawhuska High School had its first player selected for Oklahoma All-State honors when John Hirt was named as right guard on the 1915 squad.

It was only the...

Girls take 5th at Sperry tourney

Jan 08, 2016 10:08am

SPERRY — Back-to-back, gutsy victories earned the Pawhuska Lady Huskies a fifth-place plaque in last week’s Exchange Bank Invitational Basketball Tournament at Sperry High School.

The Friday...

Pawhuska High School wrestler Warren Graves was one of five Huskies who pinned their opponents in last week’s mat dual victory at Barnsdall. In this photo, Graves is working on a fall during the PHS team’s season opener in Mannford. Jack Buzbee/J-C Correspondent

PHS legends of the fall

Jan 08, 2016 10:08am

BARNSDALL — Pawhuska wrestlers won six of nine contested matches to claim a 38-36 dual triumph that spoiled Tuesday’s homecoming celebration for the Panthers.

Five Huskies recorded falls —...

Huskie hoopsters survive in finale of Sperry tourney

Jan 08, 2016 10:08am

SPERRY — A matchup between two hot-shooting teams came down to the final shot in Saturday’s consolation round of the Sperry High School Invitational Boys’ Basketball Tournament.


Jaeden Kitchel passes the basketball ahead for the Pawhuska Lady Huskie seventh-grade team. Following a break for the holidays, the local schools are scheduled for a return to sports action next week. Jack Buzbee/J-C Correspondent

PHS squads set for return to action on courts, mats

Jan 08, 2016 10:08am

Following a well-deserved break for the holidays, Pawhuska High School athletes will be returning to full slates of winter sports action — on the courts and the mats — next week.

On Monday...

Pawhuska hoopsters Pawhuska High School junior center Sydney Sellers maintains possession of the basketball during a pre-season scrimmage against Tonkawa. After losing in Monday night’s first round of the Exchange Bank Invitational tournament, both the boys’ and girls’ teams face Friday losers-bracket contests. The local girls will play the non-winner of Tuesday’s Nowata versus Barnsdall matchup in a 4 p.m. Friday game at Sperry. After that, the Huskie boys are to face the Barnsdall Panthers, who were doubled up by the Grove Ridgerunners on Monday, 66-33. For more on the Monday night games, see page A6 of today’s edition. Jack Buzbee/J-C Correspondent

Class 4A schools slip past PHS in tourney openers at Sperry

Dec 16, 2015 12:06pm

SPERRY — Low-octane offenses prevented the Pawhuska High School basketball teams from springing upsets of larger schools in Monday night’s first round of the Exchange Bank Invitational tournament...

Pawhuska Huskie wrestler Warren Graves scores back points against an opponent in the 2015-16 season opener at Mannford. Graves, a 160-pound junior, was headed back on the mat for Tuesday night’s PHS road dual at Barnsdall. Jack Buzbee/J-C Correspondent

Huskies take mat dual thanks to 2 late pins

Dec 16, 2015 12:06pm

Pins in the last two matches lifted the Pawhuska Huskies to a one-point victory in Thursday’s high school wrestling dual versus the Cleveland Tigers.

PHS heavyweight John BigHorse capped the...

Pawhuska hoops teams get first wins at Nowata

Dec 16, 2015 12:06pm

NOWATA — Pawhuska High School basketball teams both managed one significant win apiece in last week’s Nowata Invitational tournament.

The PHS Huskies recorded their first-ever triumph under...

Back-to-back home losses have Lady Huskies hunting

Dec 09, 2015 12:05pm

Pawhuska High School’s Lady Huskies looked to shake off some early-season ailments as they took to the court Tuesday in the Nowata Invitational Basketball Tournament.

The local female...

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