Abigail Simpson gets under a deep fly ball to her outfield position for a crucial out in Thursday evening softball action in Rattan. Although just a sophomore, Simpson is already following in the footsteps of her big sister Sarah, who was a standout athlete for the Lady Buffs.
MIRANDA HUSKINS, one of just two seniors on this year’s Hugo Lady Buffalo softball team, blasts a single for Hugo during the team’s opening games Thursday in Rattan.
LAUREN COMPTON slides safely into third base against the Lady Bearcats of Antlers in Hugo’s opening game of the Antlers Spring Festival in Rattan. Compton, a junior, is a returning starter for the Lady Buffs and bats in the team’s No. 1 slot and plays left field.
KAYLEE CLINTON cuts off a ground ball from her shortstop position for the Hugo Lady Buffaloes this spring. Clinton is a returning starter and is already being talked about as one of Southeast Oklahoma’s top college softball prospects. The Lady Buffs lost a close 10-9 game Thursday against Antlers, and returned to defeat Hartshorne 7-2 […]
Deanne Payne was crowned Fort Towson’s Homecoming Queen during the basketball Homecoming Thursday evening. Deanna is the 17-year-old daughter of Shannon and Ami Payne, and the granddaughter of Adam and Jamie McClanahan and Sheila Fuller.
Boswell School crowned its basketball Homecoming Queen and King last Friday evening –– Breah Stewart and Cameron Roberts. Breah is the 16-year-old daughter of David and Sharon Stewart. Cameron is the 18-year-old son of Stephen and Christy Roberts.
Taylor Bankston, a senior at Rattan High School, signed her letter of intent with Murray State College last week, to pitch for the the Lady Aggie Softball Team. A member of the Lady Rams softball team, Taylor was also recently named to the All-State Team. Taylor is the daughter of Billy and Jana Lampton.
The Hugo High Lady Buffs played determined during the Ardmore High School Holiday Festival held recently, but came up short with a 55-38 loss to the Ardmore Lady Tigers. Pictured (l to r): Beautiful Brown, Tateum Jones and A’Breon Jackson assisted their team for their runner-up position. More from the game can be found on […]
State Sen. Anastasia Pittman has scheduled a news conference for 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3, to formally ask the Oklahoma Secondary School Activity Association (OSSAA) to allow for a replay of all or part of the Class 3A football quarterfinal playoff game last week between Oklahoma City’s Frederick A. Douglass High School and Locust Grove […]
Former Hugo News Sports Editor Mitch Ballard is on his fourth day of Elk season in Colorado, hunting near the picturesque Sangre de Christo mountain range. A few years ago, Mitch bagged a monster 7 x 7 Elk while hunting alone deep in the backwoods of Colorado. His memo today: “Snow and cold temps all […]