Headlines

sports image

CHICKASHA – The Drovers had no trouble against Southwestern Christian on Saturday afternoon, dominating the Eagles 6-0 thanks in part to a Jade Ovendale first-half hat trick.

It was the Drovers (4-9, 3-4) second conference shutout of the week, having toppled Mid-America Christian 3-0 on Tuesday.

The game was delayed 45 minutes due to rain and lightning in the Chickasha area, but within five minutes of kick off, Ovendale...

Linda Addo

OKLAHOMA CITY– The Drovers got the season’s first shutout against Mid-America with a score of 3-0 on Tuesday afternoon.

In the game, the Drovers couldn’t get many shots off, but they did not let that define them or the game.

The shot count in the first half was to the Evangels advantage as they had an 11 shots the USAO’s one, but it was the one that count for the Drovers as a game winner. Jade Ovendale took the Drovers only shot...

sports image

CHICKASHA – A Drover rally just came too late on Saturday afternoon as the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma dropped to Texas Wesleyan 2-1.

In a game that was a stalemate until nearly 70 minutes in, the Lady Rams (9-2-2, 3-2-1) found a way to top the Drovers (2-9, 1-4) in the end.

TWU’s Lauren Kee scored both for the Lady Rams, sliding them through the left side of the goal.

Trailing 2-0, USAO was able to answer...

sports image

CHICKASHA – USAO’s Jade Ovendale was named Sooner Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week on Monday after netting four goals in two games.

After scoring the USAO’s only goal in a home loss to John Brown on Tuesday, Ovendale scored a hat trick — with an assist — to lead the Drovers to their first conference win on the road at Saint Gregory’s.

In total, Ovendale has 10 goals and four assists on the season, leading...

sports image

CHICKASHA– The Drovers have been looking for win number one in the SAC for weeks and have received the win with a 5-2 victory at Saint Gregory’s.

Jade Ovendale, junior was the reason for the win as she was in the decision for all four first half goals. Ovendale was the scorer of three goals in the game and had an assist in the fourth goal to help the Drovers (2-8, 1-3) to the win.

The Drovers overall made an offensive push to...

sports image

CHICKASHA – With the Drover women’s soccer season starting off less than ideal, senior Lauren Carter said that just makes the team want to work harder and follow through with all 90 minutes of a game.

‘It’s definitely been a rough start. Our record doesn’t really reflect us as a team I feel like,” Carter said. “We are really trying to come together as a team and finish the game strong and get another win.”

sports image

CHICKASHA – Donning pink uniforms in the third annual Pink Out Cancer game, the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma couldn’t get an edge over the Golden Eagles and fell 3-1.

The game ended in a fairly even shot count, with USAO (1-8, 0-3) recording 14 shots, seven of which were on goal, and JBU (7-3, 2-1) notching seven shots on goal out of a total 16 shots.

The Drovers lone goal came as an equalizer in the first...

sports image

CHICKASHA – Drovers Against Cancer and the USAO soccer teams will host their third annual Pink Out Cancer soccer games, scheduled for Tuesday afternoon against John Brown.

For the game, both men’s and women’s soccer teams will don pink uniforms in an effort to raise awareness. Kick off for the women is at 1 p.m. with the men following at 3 p.m.

Fans from both teams are encouraged to wear pink as a united front against...

sports image

CHICKASHA – Despite doubling the Lady Pioneers shot count on Tuesday afternoon, the Drovers fell to Wayland Baptist in a conference game at Drover Pitch.

The Lady Pioneers (7-3, 2-0), who top the Sooner Athletic Conference, scored three goals — all in the first half — to best the Drovers (1-7, 0-2) with a final score of 3-1.

USAO’s lone goal was a header into the left side of the goal by Ryah Vyse, directly off a corner...

Vanessa Yates

SHAWNEE – Coming into the conference opener, the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma Drovers knew they were going to face tough competition and fell to exactly that on Friday night in Shawnee.

Oklahoma Baptist was the first test of the 2013 conference season for the Drover women and the Lady Bison took advantage to squeak by with a 3-2 victory.

The Drovers (1-6, 0-1) and Lady Bison were back and forth for the whole game...