The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association made a big splash across the state on Friday, May 22, when the OSSAA’s board of directors voted to reject the organization’s three-phase plan for sports and activities to return with COVID-19 restrictions on June 1.
Eddie Sutton waited so long to be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. He couldn't hang on long enough to make it to the ceremony.
Watonga High School varsity football senior captains Wade McCrary (50), Sebastian Whiteshirt (4), Ethan Henderson (76), and Dalton Laird (2) shake hands with captains from the Oklahoma Bible Academy squad on Oct. 11, 2019, prior to the Eagles’ home game vs. the Trojans this past football season. On Friday, May 22, the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association board of directors rejected the OSSAA’s proposal with guidelines to restart high school activities on June 1, enabling individual schools to have unresticted activities this upcoming summer if they wish do to so. Andrew Salmi
The National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) has released guidance for its 51-member state high school associations to consider in reopening high school athletics and other activity programs across the nation.
Watonga High School has found its next head coach of the Eagles’ varsity wrestling program in Grant Williams, a Coweta High School and 23-year-old Oklahoma Wesleyan University alumnus.