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Big things happening in boy’s soccer

Big things happening in boy’s soccer

Diego Galaviz, Reporter

March 12, 2012

With all the activities happening at Bixby High School, it’s easy for the Bixby Spartan Soccer Department to fall into the shadow of other sports (ahem, football). But there are big things happening in our soccer squad. They will face off against last year’s 6-ranked team in the nation, the Owas...

Spartan Boys Champs Again

Spartan Boys Champs Again

Chris Tyndall, Sports Director

February 28, 2012

After a heartbreaking runner-up finish two years ago and a strong showing in their first year in 6A, Bixby High School's swimming boys are once again the kings of Class 5A, giving them their second title in the past four years. The group of thirteen boys, including four freshmen, qualified for state...

Super Bowl tradition

Diego Galaviz, Reporter

February 9, 2012

Ah, the first Sunday of February. Super Bowl Sunday. An American tradition in which the two best teams in the National Football League battling it out for glory and to be remembered in history as the winner. The sweet aroma of pizza, chips, salsa, bean dip, (and the occasional pretzels) is truly one...

NBA Lockout Dead

NBA Lockout Dead

Diego Galaviz, Reporter

December 13, 2011

What can happen in the 149 days between July 1 and November 26 of 2011? South Sudan seceding from Sudan? Earthquakes in unusual places? The world reaching its 7 billionth person? How about the NBA Lockout? On July 1st at 12:01 a.m. ET, the owners of the NBA began the work stoppage that disappointed many NBA ...

Setbacks never stop state qualifier

Savana Claxton, Reporter

December 7, 2011

Zeak Naifeh, a wrestler at BHS, has been very passionate for this sport all his life. His father and older brother both wrestled in high school as well and have supported him over the years. He took his freshman year by storm and achieved great things. Naifeh was a state and national qualifier, an amazing...

Bedlam 2011

Bedlam 2011

Chris Tyndall, Sports Director

December 1, 2011

Whether you are cheering for crimson and cream or orange and black, the 2011 University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University Bedlam Football Game will be played on Saturday, December 3rd in Stillwater. Game time is 7:00 p.m., and it will be televised on either ABC or ESPN. The Oklahoma Bedlam...

Hoop it up

Hoop it up

Chris Tyndall, Sports Director

November 17, 2011

After an exciting 2010-2011 basketball season, which culminated in Bixby High School’s first appearance at the 6A state tournament, the Bixby Spartan boys are gearing up for yet another playoff run. Of course this is not an easy task with the team having to replace 2011 graduate, Jacob Parker, wh...

Our sport is your sport’s punishment

Chris Tyndall, Sports Director

November 4, 2011

Nobody likes to run during practice, but for the members of the Bixby Cross Country team it’s all the practice they need. Beginning mid-summer these Spartans ran “approximately 2.5 to 3 miles a practice,” according to senior Ben Wilson. Led by senior co-captains Wilson and Robbie Anderson, the...

Remembering a legend

Chris Tyndall, Sports Director

November 3, 2011

I will always remember hearing the famous line “Touchdown, Oklahoma!” with Bob Barry Senior’s trademarked voice after an Oklahoma Sooner touchdown. Unfortunately, the only way it can be heard now is through archive broadcasts after his death on Sunday, October 29 at the age of 80. Born in 19...

Briggs brings on the pressure

Briggs brings on the pressure

Emily Thornton, J1-Reporter

October 24, 2011

Mason Briggs fiddles with a piece of paper he found. He is completely dressed for Neon Day, showing his school homecoming spirit. Mason is a 17-year-old senior at Bixby High School. Although charming and funny, sports are what are important in his life. He is the kicker/punter on the high school football...

BHS softball reach out to Joplin players

Schyler West, Features Editor

October 4, 2011

On May 22, 2011 Joplin, Missouri experienced a devastating EF5 tornado. Bixby High School softball girls were heartbroken for their softball friends in the Joplin area. In response Bixby came together as a team and made bags full of useful and needed things for the Joplin softball players. On September...

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