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  • BY TIM HANSON RSU Sports Information

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State's Director of Athletics Chris Ratcliff announced the addition of Steve Brown as the head men's golf coach for the Hillcat men's golf program.

  • BY TIM HANSON RSU Sports Information

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State Director of Athletics Chris Ratcliff announced staffing changes for the department administration effective August 1 heading into the 2017-18 school year.

  • BY TYLER PALMATEER CNHI Sports Oklahoma

NORMAN — In seven of the past 10 seasons, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State’s annual meeting has helped decide the Big 12 champion, or, when it was applicable, the conference’s south division champion.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports OKlahoma
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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder have unveiled two of the four new uniforms they will use during the upcoming season, when the NBA will make the official switch from Adidas to Nike.

  • Associated Press

The two-a-day football practices that coaches once used to toughen up their teams and cram for the start of the season are going the way of tear-away jerseys and the wishbone formation.

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  • BY TIM HANSON RSU Sports Information

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State Senior Associate Athletic Director for Compliance Eddie Jackson announced his retirement effective August 1.

  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony are “officially circling each other,” according to a tweet from the Ringer’s Bill Simmons.

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

At the recent Oklahoma Coaches Association convention held recently, retiring Claremore High School Athletic Director Brent Payne was named the Athletic Director of the Year.

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  • BY TIM HANSON CNHI Sports Oklahoma

CLAREMORE, Okla. – The Rogers State softball team announced the addition of 10 student-athletes for the 2018 season, a signing class including two NCAA Division I transfers, one NCAA Division II transfer and seven high school graduates.

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

Claremore native and former Claremore High School principal, Todd Steidley, was recently inducted into the Oklahoma Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony are “officially circling each other,” according to a tweet from the Ringer’s Bill Simmons. 

  • From Staff Reports

Ty Crutchfield and Joe Holmes not only placed first at Thursday’s Claremore Lake Jackpot, but the pair also grabbed the Big Bass award for their 4.71 pounder.

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

All-State Week begins with golf Monday, July 24, ends with football game Friday, July 28

  • OKLAHOMA WILDLIFE DEPARTMENT

Bell Cow: July 17. Lake elevation normal is with water temperature at 91 degrees and murky. Channel catfish slow on stinkbait and worms along shorelines. Report submitted by Gary Emmons, game warden stationed in Lincoln County.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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The Oklahoma City Thunder agreeing with 2015 second-round pick Dakari Johnson to a two-year contract gives the team another big man to add to a rotation that should already have plenty. 

  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder have a chance to own one of the NBA’s thriftiest defenses. And that’s not just because of an infusion of new personnel.

  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Thunder have signed former second-round pick Dakari Johnson to a two-year guaranteed contract, The Vertical's Shams Charania reports. 

  • BY JASON ELMQUIST CNHI Sports Oklahoma

FRISCO, Texas – Oklahoma State is looking for its first Heisman Trophy winner since Barry Sanders, and this may be the year the drought comes to an end.

  • OSU MEDIA RELATIONS

The preseason accolades continue to pour in for Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph, who was added Wednesday to the national watch lists for the 2017 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award and the 2017 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award.

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

Two years ago, shortly after a freak skiing accident severely injured and eventually took his right hand, Parker Price was introduced to the home football crowd at a Claremore Zebras home game during his extensive recovery. On Parker Price Night, those in attendance donated money to the Pric…

  • Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Thunder have signed former second-round pick Dakari Johnson to a two-year guaranteed contract, The Vertical's Shams Charania reports. 

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

Claremore High School will stay in Class 5A for another two-year cycle, according to the tentative results from the recent Average Daily Membership (ADM) numbers coming from the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association website.

  • Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Utah Jazz have one of the NBA’s most raucous crowds. But for the team’s newly signed big man, fans in Salt Lake might as well be showing up with encouraging tips and orange slices.

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

New girls basketball coach is used to being in tradition-rich programs

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

John Collins, Jr., a leading name in the sport of Funny Car drag racing, passed away Friday, July 14 at the Claremore Indian Hospital after a short battle with cancer.

  • BY TIM HANSON RSU Sports Information

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State head women's soccer coach Scott Parkinson announced the schedule for the 2017 women's soccer season. The Hillcats play 10 regular season home matches and two scrimmages at Soldier Field in the 2017 campaign.

  • BY TYLER PALMATEER CNHI Sports Oklahoma

FRISCO, Texas — Lincoln Riley didn’t detail his specific philosophy on dealing with officials when a disagreement arises.

  • By Fred Katz | CNHI Sports Oklahoma
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OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder have a chance to own one of the NBA’s thriftiest defenses. And that’s not just because of an infusion of new personnel.

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  • BY TIM HANSON RSU Sports Information

CLAREMORE, Okla. – Rogers State head men's soccer coach Derek Larkin announced the schedule for the 2017 men's soccer season. The Hillcats play eight home matches at Soldier Field and start the season with a Colorado road trip against two Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference teams, one of the …

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  • BY RICK HEATON rheaton@claremoreprogress.com

Claremore High School volleyball coach Victoria Giron has now conducted her first official practice as the Lady Zebras’ new leader. And on Aug. 8, she will lead her team across Tulsa to Sapulpa for the season opener.

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