Category Archives: Sports

Golden Gloves State Championship in Tulsa

Neida Ibarra, Tulsa Golden Gloves Competitor

The Oklahoma Golden Gloves State Championship will be held January 27 & 28 at the Greenwood Cultural Center in Tulsa. Male and female amateur boxers ages 17-40 from around the state will compete in this two-day district feeder tournament, with state champions to be determined in each weight division. Winners will advance to face the corresponding Kansas championship team in the regional tournament in Wichita this April. Continue reading

Tulsa unveils ticket market with StubHub

The University of Tulsa has partnered with StubHub, the world’s largest ticket marketplace, to create The Official Fan-to-Fan Marketplace of the Golden Hurricane.

Available for TU men’s basketball and football games, StubHub’s ticket marketplace allows fans to seamlessly list tickets in a safe and secure environment while reaching a broad audience of more than one million unique buyers annually.      Continue reading

Bob Stoops announces Jim Thorpe Award

As three of college football’s top defensive backs prepare to learn Thursday evening who among them will take home the coveted Paycom Jim Thorpe Award, it was announced today that former University of Oklahoma head football coach Bob Stoops will present the honor tonight on ESPN.  Continue reading

Mandating protection for girls softball

Should infield players be protected?

Missouri, recently mandated that all high school pitchers wear protective masks during softball games. Kentucky, went as far to mandate that all pitchers, first and third basemen also need to wear protective gear when on the field – so why isn’t Oklahoma taking protection seriously?

Are our young girls at risk? Continue reading