CHICKASHA – On Friday afternoon, the Drovers hosted the first day of their second annual Festival in February softball tournament at the Chickasha Sports Complex — and they claimed three more victories.
Facing McPherson College twice and Sterling College once, the Drovers went 3-0 on the day. Lubbock Christian, a SAC team the Drovers faced twice Thursday, is the other team participating in the tournament.
Best-selling author, Guggenheim Fellow recipient and one of Foreign Policy magazine’s “Top 100 Global Thinkers” Dr. James Fowler is the keynote speaker for the sixth annual Emerson-Wier Liberal Arts Symposium at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 14 in Te Ata Memorial Auditorium at the University of Science and Arts.
In a time when Facebook users can be thought of as citizens of the third-largest country in the world and political revolutions are driven by 140-character “tweets,” the role of social networks and social media have become issues of vital importance.
CHICKASHA – The focus for this last week of the 2011-12 USAO women’s basketball team, sophomore Natalie Colton says, is defense.
“If we can just be working these last couple practices on defense that’s going to be good,” she said. “It seems like we’re moving forward, even though it’s the end of the season.”
Colton has been a versatile player all season, playing both the point guard and post positions. At 5-foot-11, she might be a bit tall for a point guard, but as a late bloomer, Colton describes her conversion to post.