Newcomb officially a ‘Dawg’

Clinton 2020 grad Ty Newcomb signed his letter of intent Tuesday, to play golf for SWOSU. Pictured are, front row, from left, Chris Newcomb, Ty, Angie Newcomb; back row, head golf coach Mike Lee and boys’ head basketball coach Chad Pugh.

Repeat champion

Clinton junior slugger Caden Powell took home his second home run derby title but at a different event showcase. Powell won the High Plains Shootout home run derby last year and then the Oklahoma State Games home run derby this year.

Lake level is 1.25 feet below normal. Gates are closed. Water temperature is in mid 70’s and clear.

Bass biting OK to good with spinnerbaits. Hybrid biting OK along dam with hard baits. Walleye catching OK with worms.

CHS moves summer mark to 3-3

HOBART – The Clinton softball team (3-3 overall for summer) rebounded after dropping both its games Thursday, with an 8-7 win over 2019 Class A State Tournament team Canute, before falling 8-2 to Navajo in the second game of the doubleheader Monday afternoon.

	Clinton 12U reaches state n

WEATHERFORD – Entering day two of the regional tournament Friday, Clinton’s 12U, midget, kid-pitch team needed two more wins to secure a spot at next week’s state tournament in Sallisaw.

Kid-pitch battles at regionals

Both Clinton kid-pitch squads competed in day one of their respective regional tournaments Thursday and are still alive for day two, which was scheduled to play out Friday.

Throwback: Reds go back-to-back

EDITOR’S NOTE: Here’s a look back at the Reds’ second state title win of their back-to-back run from 1996-1997. The story was originally published back on Dec. 7, 1997.

A-B begins practice with new coach

ARAPAHO – A new head coach and a young but competitive roster usher in the Arapaho-Butler 2020 fast-pitch softball season.