Claremore Daily Progress

Breaking News

May 3, 2013


CLAREMORE — Three regional baseball tournaments will kick off today and Saturday in Rogers County.

The No. 1-ranked Claremore Zebras will open the Class 5A regional at 3 p.m. at Legendary Legion Field. Claremore will face the loser of Game 1 between Skiatook and McAlester, who gets the regional underway at 1 p.m. Claremore will also play the winner of Game 1 at 5 p.m.

The if necessary games will be played on Saturday at noon at Legendary Legion Field.

* The Catoosa Regional in Class 4A will continue today at 4 p.m. with an elimination game between Claremore Sequoyah and Jay. The winner of the Claremore Sequoyah/Jay game will face Catoosa at 6:30 p.m.

* The Oologah Mustangs will also open their 4A Regional at Metro Christian today. Oologah will square off with Dewey at 1:30 p.m. The first game of the regional will have Metro Christian taking on Cleveland at 11 a.m. The winner of the Metro Christian/Cleveland game will play the winner of the Oologah/Dewey game at 4 p.m.; and the losers of the first two games will battle in the night cap at 6:30 p.m.

* The Class 3A No. 1-ranked Verdigris Cardinals will host regional action today at 2 p.m. at the Verdigris Baseball Complex. Verdigris faces Adair in the opener at 2 p.m., followed by Pawhuska and Perkins-Tryon at 4 p.m. The winners of both games will then play at 6:30 p.m. and the losers will play after that at 8 p.m.

Winners of each regional tournament will advance to the State Tournament held May 9-11 in the Oklahoma City/Edmond area.

Text Only
Breaking News
  • Tulsa businessman Kaiser joins Thunder ownership

    Tulsa businessman George B. Kaiser has joined the Oklahoma City Thunder's ownership team.
    Thunder chairman and CEO Clayton I. Bennett made the announcement Friday.

    April 18, 2014

  • Jason Tinsley set to take over NSU men's basketball program

    Jack Dobbins handed Northeastern State basketball over to Ken Hayes. Larry Gipson later took over for Hayes.

    Those three were the faces of NSU basketball for more than half a century.

    Now it's Jason Tinsley's turn to take over.

    April 8, 2014

  • Blue Starr closing Portion of Blue Starr Drive closes for rail repairs Monday and Tuesday

    A portion of Blue Starr Drive in Claremore will be closed Monday and Tuesday to allow for track repairs, according to a City of Claremore employee.


    April 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • County officials 2012 audit repeats 2011 findings

    Oklahoma State Auditor and Inspector Gary Jones released the 2012 audit Thursday for Rogers County listing repeated findings from the 2011 audit that was released Wednesday.

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo

  • Report on Audit State auditor reveals possible fraud

    Oklahoma State Auditor Gary Jones determined officials in Rogers County violated state law, submitted fictitious invoices, back dated records and failed to properly document $5 million in federal FEMA funds.

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • AMYWILLIAMSMUGweb.jpg NCAA WOMEN'S BB TOURNEY: Ex-RSU coach Amy Williams, South Dakota fall to Stanford

    Stanford is halfway home.
    With Chiney Ogwumike leading the way, as usual, the Cardinal opened the NCAA women's tournament with an 81-62 victory over gritty South Dakota at Hilton Coliseum on Saturday night. They need another win Monday against Florida State to play in the Sweet 16 on its home court at Maples Pavilion.

    March 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • OSTERMANweb.jpg SOFTBALL: Former Olympic pitcher Cat Osterman visits Claremore

    Former US Olympics and Texas Longhorns pitcher Cat Osterman visits Claremore today for a Heartland Conference softball game against Rogers State University.

    Osterman is the pitching coach for St. Edward's, who faces the Hillcats at 4 p.m. in a doubleheader at Diamond Sports Complex.

    March 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Boating accident Boating accident: 1 drowns, 1 rescued

    A boating accident claimed the life of a 19-year-old man Thursday at Claremore Lake.

    March 13, 2014 1 Photo

  • 30-day burn ban issued by county

    Rogers County is now under a 30-day burn ban due to near record-breaking drought conditions.

    February 18, 2014

  • Claremore-Collinsville basketball games cancelled

    The Claremore-Collinsville varsity and junior varsity basketball games for tonight have been cancelled, according to Claremore athletic director Brent Payne.

    The Metro Lakes Conference showdown between the two rival schools will be resume at a time and date to be determined in Collinsville.

    Claremore will return to Metro Lakes Conference play on Friday during Homecoming against Skiatook. The Zebras will play at 6 p.m., followed by the Lady Zebras at 7:30 p.m.


    February 4, 2014