Skiatook Bulldogs

Gridiron dreams dashed for Skiatook

Gridiron dreams dashed for Skiatook

Skiatook’s dream season came to an abrupt end Saturday night before a standing room only crowd at Yukon’s Miller Stadium. Lawton MacArthur jumped ahead early and never looked back en route to a 39-12 win over the Skiatook Bulldogs (12-2) in the Class 5A championship game, giving the Highlanders their first state title in seven […]

No. 1 in Oklahoma

No. 1 in Oklahoma

Along with a district title, one member of the Skiatook football team has brought home an individual accolade. With 2,030 yards, running back Kyle McLaughlin ran for more regular season rushing yards than any other Oklahoma high school football player, regardless of classification. The Skiatook senior edged past Eufaula’s Shane Moore for the distinction by […]

Skiatook kids bring home track medals

Although the Skiatook High School track team did not bring home any team accolades from the state meet Friday and Saturday, two members came home with individual hardware. With a leap of 22 feet, 8.75 inches, junior Kyle McLaughlin won the state long jump title at Moore High School by almost a foot over his […]

Baseball season over for Osage County

The 2014 high school baseball season is over in Osage County. After sweeping a doubleheader against Adair in the district tournament, the Pawhuska Huskies went 1-2 at its regional tournament Wednesday and Thursday. After opening with a 14-13 win over Salina (19-16), the Huskies dropped two straight games, a 16-0 loss Wednesday night to top-ranked […]

Despite being without a course, Huskie golfers excel

Despite being without a course, Huskie golfers excel

  By finishing fifth at Monday’s regional at Pryor Creek Golf Course, the Pawhuska earned a spot in the Class 2A state golf championships. Never mind that the Huskies do not have access to an open golf course within 30 minutes of campus. Since Pawhuska’s nine-hole course closed in 2009, the team has had to […]

Bullpup grant

Last month, the Skiatook Public Schools Support Foundation awarded Teresa Clement’s second grade class four grants totaling more than $600. The money was used to buy digital voice recorders for math and literacy activities that will be used to reinforce reading and math skills. By Skiatook Schools

Sports Results Dec. 10 – Dec. 16

RESULTS Tuesday, Nov. 10 Snow cancelations Thursday, Dec. 12 Barnsdall bball @ Sperry Tourn G: Barnsdall 52, Nowata 45 B: Vinita 81, Barnsdall 45 Hominy bball @ Oilton Invite G: Davenport 64, Hominy 18 B: Davenport 73, Hominy 55 Pawhuska bball @ Sperry Tourn G: Sperry 52, Barnsdall 26 Woodland ball @ Oilton Invite G: […]

Sports Results from Dec. 3 – Dec. 9

RESULTS Tuesday, Dec. 3 Barnsdall bball@ Wesleyan Christian G: 51-37, Barnsdall B: 64-58, Wesleyan Barnsdall wrestling vs Jay 46-36, Jay Barnsdall wrestling @ Oologah-Talala 36-28, Oologah-Talala Hominy bball @ Copan G: 48-22, Copan B: 62-33, Hominy Pawhuska bball @ Perry G: 45-44 OT, Pawhuska B: 64-58, Perry Skiatook wrestling vs Cleveland 45-33, Skiatook Thursday, Dec. […]

Tulsa DA declines to press charges on Skiatook coach

Tulsa DA declines to press charges on Skiatook coach

The Tulsa County District Attorney’s Office has declined to press charges on the Skiatook head wrestling coach, who was arrested on misdemeanor domestic assault and battery allegations Monday, Nov. 4. According to First Assistant District Attorney Doug Drummond, the office decided not to press criminal charges because of a lack of evidence. “If we do […]

Sports Results from Nov. 26 – Dec. 2

Sports Results from Nov. 26 - Dec. 2

RESULTS Monday, Nov. 25 Barnsdall bball vs Shidler G: 76-20, Barnsdall B: 50-47, Shidler Tuesday, Nov, 26 Barnsdall bball at Sperry G: 51-47, Sperry B: 99-38, Sperry UP NEXT Thursday, Dec. 5 Pawhuska wrestling vs Cleveland Skiatook wrestling @ Vinita 5pm Friday, Nov. 6 Barnsdall bball at Pawhuska 6:30pm Hominy bball vs Pawnee 6:30pm Pawhuska […]

Dramatic debate

Skiatook High School debate and drama students competed at the Bishop Kelley Contest on Nov. 8 and 9. Freshman debate student Jerica Wilson was the stand out performer of the weekend by reaching the final round of the Domestic Current Events Speaking contest and also qualifying for the regional contest in policy debate. Veteran Sarah […]

Bucks continue towards state, four others fall

Bucks continue towards state, four others fall

It was a rough go for most of the local football teams during the first round of the state playoff tournaments. Although each of the county teams qualified for the tournament, only one continued its season after Friday night’s games. The Hominy Bucks Class A football team was the only Osage County team to win […]

“We all loved Mallory. We all cared about Mallory.”

"We all loved Mallory. We all cared about Mallory."

For one more day, hundreds of Skiatook High School’s red nation traded their traditional red for Mallory Winegarten’s favorite color – purple – as they said goodbye to the 17-year-old senior cheerleader Thursday afternoon. “We all loved Mallory. We all cared about Mallory. And Mallory is gone,” Rev. Steve Whitaker said. Mallory died Saturday from […]

A smile, extinguished

A smile, extinguished

Patriotic red, white and blue were the colors for many people this past weekend, but Skiatook took a different route: Purple, the favorite color of 17-year-old Mallory Winegarten. “I don’t know anyone that didn’t love my sister,” Misty Winegarten, 27, said. “She was very loving and caring.” A girl with a perpetually sunny disposition and […]

Sports Results from Nov. 5 – Nov. 11

RESULTS Friday, Nov. 8 Barnsdall football vs Depew 36-14, Barnsdall Hominy football at Drumright 41-6, Hominy Pawhuska football vs Adair 39-6, Adair Skiatook football vs Bishop Kelley 34-16, Skiatook Woodland football vs Rejoice Christian 46-0, Rejoice Christian UP NEXT Friday, Nov. 15 Shidler basketball vs Glencoe 6:30pm First Round of State Football Playoffs 7:30pm Barnsdall […]

Friday night football

Friday night football

Many of the area teams had their last regular game of the season. Barnsdall defeated Depew, 36-14. Pawhuska fell to Adair, 39-6. Hominy took down Drumright, 41-6, and Skiatook also won, beating Bishop Kelley 34-16. By Rachel Anne Seymour

Sports Results from Oct. 29 – Nov. 4

Sports Results from Oct. 29 - Nov. 4

RESULTS Friday, Nov. 1 Barnsdall football at Kiefer 57-43, Kiefer Hominy football vs Yale 42-20, Hominy Pawhuska football at OK Union 34-6, Pawhusak Skiatook football at McAlester 52-24, McAlester Shidler basketball at Olive Fest G: Riverfield 32, Shidler 26 B: Riverfield 46, Shidler 41 Woodland football vs Welch 52-6, Woodland UP NEXT Friday, Nov. 8 […]

Skiatook wrestling coach arrested

Skiatook wrestling coach arrested

Skiatook’s head wrestling coach, just starting his second year in that position, was arrested Monday in Tulsa on a misdemeanor domestic assault complaint, according to Tulsa County Sheriff’s records. According to a police arrest and booking report by Tulsa County Deputy Sheriff  Marcus Berry, Heath Arrell Jolley’s wife, Raegan, said that Jolley knocked her to […]

Sports results from Oct. 22 – Oct. 28

RESULTS Fri., Oct. 25 Barnsdall football vs Morrison 40-8, Morrison Hominy football at Summit Christian 20-14, Summit Christian Pawhuska football vs Chelsea (HC) 26-6 Skiatook football vs Memorial 25-23, Memorial Woodland football at South Coffeyville 56-6, Woodland UP NEXT Fri., Nov. 1 Barnsdall football at Kiefer 7:30pm Hominy football vs Yale (Sr night) 7:30pm Pawhuska […]

Sports Results from Oct. 15 – Oct. 21

RESULTS Thurs., Oct 17 Barnsdall football at Mounds 33-0, Mounds Hominy football at Depew 26-22, Hominy Pawhuska football at Chouteau 42-14, Pawhuska Skiatook football vs Noble 40-23, Skiatook Fri., Oct. 18 Woodland football at Destiny Christian 34-20, Destiny UP NEXT Fri., Oct. 25 Barnsdall football vs Morrison 7:30pm Hominy football at Summit Christian 7:30pm Pawhuska […]

Sports Results from Oct. 8 – Oct. 14

RESULTS Tues., Oct. 8 Skiatook vball Class 5A Regionals at Tahlequah G1: Coweta 3, Skiatook* 0 * Season ended. Wed., Oct. 9 Skiatook softball at Class 5A Regional Tourn vs McAlester G1: McAlester 6, Skiatook 4 G2: Skiatook 16, Memorial 0 Thurs., Oct. 10 Barnsdall softball at Class A State Tourn G1: Binger-Oney 2, Barnsdall* […]

Huskies, Bucks lose at home

Huskies, Bucks lose at home

The Hominy Bucks and Pawhuska Huskies both lost during their home games Friday night. Hominy lost 17-8 to Kiefer, and Pawhuska fell 31-23 to Nowata. The Skiatook Bulldogs traveled to Shawnee where they were hammered 42-7. The Woodland Cougars smashed Oaks Mission 22-0, while the Barnsdall Panthers pushed past Drumright 34-20. Below are photographs from […]

Sports Results from Oct. 1 – Oct. 7

RESULTS Tues., Oct. 1 Barnsdall softball vs Blackwell 5-1, Blackwell Skiatook softball at Collinsville 6-3, Collinsville Thurs., Oct. 3 Barnsdall softball at Class A Regionals G1: Barnsdall 7, Woodland 2 G2: Barnsdall 13, Pioneer Pleasant Vale 2 Skiatook softball at Sand Springs 8-2, Sand Springs Woodland softball at Class A Regionals G1: Barnsdall 7, Woodland […]

Sports Results from Sept. 24 – Sept. 30

RESULTS Tues., Sept. 24 Barnsdall softball at Nowata Canceled Barnsdall softball at Skiatook 10-0, Skiatook Hominy softball at Pawhuska 11-7, Hominy Pawhuska softball vs Hominy 11-7, Hominy Shidler softball vs Woodland 15-0, Woodland Skiatook softball vs Barnsdall 10-0, Skiatook Skiatook vball vs Cascia Hall 3-0, Cascia Hall (23-25, 25-27, 8-25) Woodland softball at Shidler 15-0, […]