CHICKASHA – Chickasha may have received snow this week, but the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma is gearing up for another season of Drover baseball.

“(The season) looks pretty good if the sun will come out and melt all the snow. We got a couple warm days last weekend, and we were able to get outside and practice a little...

CHICKASHA – As Head Coach Mike Ross enters his sixth year at the helm of the baseball program at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, he says the main thing he looks for in his team is the same every year.



“I’m expecting them to go out and play hard and compete every day, and we will see where we end up,” he...

CHICKASHA – One of the big milestones of a college athlete’s career is to win a championship in their sports, but the more important milestone is graduating with a degree.

All-in-all the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma has 22 athletes who will be finishing up their collegiate career with a degree in their respective fields....

CHICKASHA – Home athletic events at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma will become more accessible to parents and out-of-town fans this year as the Drovers will host live stream video of home games, USAO sports information office and the athletic department announced Wednesday.

Games will have live video streaming in real...

By Special Contributor Jeremiah Lane

Special Contributor Jon Singer
CHICKASHA – It’s commonly heard that many great athletes play for the love of the game. However, it’s not common to hear about the mentors of these athletes who coach and teach for the love of the game.

CHICKASHA – The Drovers now have two players from the 2013 baseball squad who will be playing professional ball this year after Brian Vigo, USAO’s starting center fielder, signed as a free agent with the Saint Louis Cardinals franchise this week.

Vigo told USAO head coach Mike Ross that the franchise officials called him and asked...

CHICKASHA – It’s every little boy’s dream to be play professional sports, and on Saturday, that dream came true for USAO’s Blake McMullen.

McMullen, a senior pitcher for the Drovers’ baseball team, was drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 29th round of the MLB draft.

“Words can’t explain it. It’s just a dream come true...

CHICKASHA — The USAO baseball program continues to make history as two players join an elite list of NAIA All-Americans — a first for Drover baseball.

Brian Vigo, a senior outfielder, was named All-America Second Team while third baseman Heath Wilda was named All-America Honorable Mention.

“We are extremely happy for them...

CHICKASHA – Brian Vigo’s character surpasses that of a traditional student athlete. He works hard and keeps a positive attitude; He’s respectful of opponents and maintains good sportsmanship, even under less than ideal circumstances.

These aspects and more were what made Vigo a natural choice for an NAIA Champion of Character, an...

CHICKASHA – The Drover baseball season, complete with broken records and national tournament invite, turned out to be the best season in school history, something Assistant Coach Sam Hayden was excited to see his first season back at the university.

“The season was unbelievable. From the start of the fall, we knew what kind of team...

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