October 2011

Drovers continue conference winning streak

CHICKASHA – Continuing their conference success, the Drovers grabbed another win Saturday afternoon against Lubbock Christian to remain undefeated in the Sooner Athletic Conference.

Drover women top the Chaps

CHICKASHA – The Drover women continue with best start in the program's history with another conference win on Saturday.

Junior Calli Cooper may have been the star of the show Saturday afternoon, scoring both of USAO’s goals in the 2-1 win over the Chaps.

She scored the first goal 10 minutes into the game to give the Drovers an early lead. Before the half was over, the Drovers gave up a goal and entered halftime tied.

The teams battled most of the second half before Cooper knocked in the second goal with just five minutes left in regulation.

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Stephanie Goodwin, Senior Recital

USAO Ballroom

11/11/2011 - 6:30pm

Halloween Costume Sale


10/15/2011 - 8:00am

Drover Madness

Fieldhouse at 6:30pm

11/01/2011 - 6:30pm

Hunter named Player of the Week

CHICKASHA – After a solid two-goal game against conference foe Oklahoma Christian, freshman Graham Hunter was named Sooner Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week.

Hunter scored a goal of each of his shots in the 5-1 win over the Eagles. On the season, he has five goals and three assists.

He is USAO’s second SAC Player of the Week in the 2011-12 season.

Hunter is a physical education freshman from Crieff, Scotland. He is the son of Joseph and Yvonne Hunter.

Published: Oct. 14, 2011

Men force overtime, stay unbeaten in SAC

CHICKASHA – A last-minute Drover goal forced a conference battle against Wayland Baptist into overtime for the Drover men, who came out victorious.

The USAO men, undefeated in the Sooner Athletic Conference and No. 24 in the country, fought early before giving up a goal 15 minutes into the game.

Drovers edge the Pioneers

CHICKASHA – The Drovers battled tough against the Wayland Baptist Pioneers, pulling off a late win Thursday afternoon.

The women fought a tough game, dominating in shots (22-8) but battling for a goal. The game went scoreless for 75 minutes before Leslie Bross scored USAO’s only goal of the game off an assist by Taylor Fain.

Sophomore Addie Tipton had six saves in the game and earned her sixth shutout of the season.

The USAO women hold strong at 10-2 overall and 5-1 in the Sooner Athletic Conference.

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Every year, the university produces a new issue of the USAO Magazine to let our many friends and supporters know about this institution’s 108-year legacy and what our students, faculty, alumni and staff are doing to extend it into the future.

This year’s theme is Giving Back and it is chocked full of interesting articles, video features and slideshows that demonstrate all the ways that giving back impact the people around us.

Highlights include: