BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS – At 5:10 a.m. Thursday morning, a charter bus full of soccer players and coaches pulled out of the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma parking lot and into a still sleeping Chickasha.
CHICKASHA -- Assistant Coach Alexis Vizarelis got some exciting news Sunday evening: The Drover soccer season wasn’t over and the Drover men would head to Brownsville, Texas to represent USAO in the NAIA National Tournament.
CHICKASHA – Fans will have the opportunity to listen to or watch the USAO soccer National Tournament match with the University of Texas at Brownsville live online for free.
The 14-4 Drover men will head the 12 hours to Brownsville, Texas, to take on the University of Texas at Brownsville Scorpions for the first round of the National Tournament on Saturday.
CHICKASHA – Five Drover men stood out above other Sooner Athletic Conference athletes as the conference season wound down this week.
CHICKASHA – The Drover men will have to put their national tournament hopes on hold for another year after Oklahoma City downed the Drovers in the second half of the conference tournament semifinals.
CHICKASHA – The Sooner Athletic Conference tournament started strong for the Drovers, who defeated OC in the first round 5-1 on Friday.
CHICKASHA – In his mid-20s, Scott Parkinson decided to move 4,500 miles from home in Liverpool, England, to attend school and play soccer here at USAO.
CHICKASHA – Both Drover soccer teams have made it into the Sooner Athletic Conference Tournament, and USAO still has a shot at the coveted National Title.
CHICKASHA – USAO constantly attracts talented athletes who excel in the classroom as well as athletically. Three such Drovers were named to the CoSIDA ESPN Academic All-District teams.