Altus Times- RSS SPORTS Feed http://altustimes.com/section/SPORTS http://altustimes.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:48:24 EST 1800 Gilbert to compete for national championship http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152617511/Gilbert-to-compete-for-national-championship Inside a huge R.L. Turner High School gymnasium last Saturday in Dallas, TX, Jackson Von Gilbert won the Elks Hoop Shoot Southwest Region 11 free throw contest. Jackson, the Oklahoma state champion, was shooting against the state champions from... Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:21:45 EST AHS track shows early season promise http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152618277/AHS-track-shows-early-season-promise The Altus High School Lady Bulldog Track and Field team opened up their season in Vernon on Thursday night and came away with a 6th place finish in the 12 team field. The field included 9 Texas schools and 3 Oklahoma schools. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:21:43 EST Navajo slow pitch run-rules ranked Indiahoma http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152618706/Navajo-slow-pitch-run-rules-ranked-Indiahoma Navajo put 3 on the board in the first inning and added 5 more in the second inning and Indiahoma never mounted a challenge as the Lady Indians got the run ruled victory 10-0. Sat, 28 Mar 2015 13:21:41 EST AJH track competes at Duncan http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152600291/AJH-track-competes-at-Duncan Braving the cold weather and a very windy day, the Altus Junior High girls track team put up a strong performance at a track meet in Duncan Thursday. The day was full of great individual and team performances. The team, comprised of 7th and 8th... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:01:50 EST Navajo HS and JH softball ground Granite http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152601261/Navajo-HS-and-JH-softball-ground-Granite Navajo softballers jumped out to an early lead on Granite and captured a 24-4 victory on Thursday.Twenty-four runs in the first three innings allowed the Lady Indians to put the game away early. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:01:45 EST Navajo mauls highly ranked Mangum, 10-1 http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152600631/Navajo-mauls-highly-ranked-Mangum-10-1 Navajo remains unbeaten at 12-0 on the season after climbing all over Mangum, 10-1. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:01:44 EST Stop smoking! Play kick ball http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152599810/Stop-smoking-Play-kick-ball 1st Annual Kick Butts Day Kick Ball Tournament for Jackson County to be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will be at Missile Park/Altus City Fields. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:01:43 EST Local Thunder fans attend Ibaka’s movie premiere http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152578277/Local-Thunder-fans-attend-Ibakas-movie-premiere In the category of “So, what did you do this weekend?” Kevin Martin and his son Kyle probably have the best response. These two OKC Thunder fans were treated to a screening of the new documentary film entitled “Son of the... Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:11:44 EST Pioneers lead nation offensively http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152556280/Pioneers-lead-nation-offensively The Pioneers spent the end of their spring break on the road to New Mexico Military Institute. The Pioneers pick up 3 wins in their four games on the road. They played NMMI in a 3 game set. Thu, 26 Mar 2015 11:01:43 EST TALKIN’ BASEBALL: Hitting - Long before Casey struckout http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152557105/TALKIN-BASEBALL:-Hitting---Long-before-Casey-struckout After watching over an hour of MLB hitters getting beaned in the head by stray pitches in an effort to finish my thoughts from part 2 of this article series TALKIN' BASEBALL - The Risk of Hitting, I received a message from a softball player who... Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:06:41 EST Navajo remains perfect hammering Sayre 11-1 http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152533167/Navajo-remains-perfect-hammering-Sayre-11-1 Yesterday, Navajo continued its assault on its schedule. The Indians lit up Sayre 11-1. Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:11:43 EST Bulldogs defeat #1 Berryhill at Anadarko Tournament http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152529851/Bulldogs-defeat-#1-Berryhill-at-Anadarko-Tournament The Bulldogs won two games and lost two games over spring break. The Bulldogs lost the opening round game of the Anadarko Tournament to Tuttle, 9-5. Tuttle managed to score their 9 runs in only two innings. Jackson Herring suffered the loss on the... Tue, 24 Mar 2015 12:06:41 EST TALKIN’ BASEBALL - The Risk of Hitting http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152447264/TALKIN-BASEBALL---The-Risk-of-Hitting TALKIN' BASEBALL Sat, 21 Mar 2015 10:46:43 EST Hitting (part 1) - It’s easy http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152427851/Hitting-(part-1)---Its-easy The title is a little misleading. Well, unless you are Chad Robinson, hitting is the most difficult skill to master ever conceived by man. Wed, 18 Mar 2015 19:51:42 EST Bulldogs fall to Tuttle, 9-5 http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152427214/Bulldogs-fall-to-Tuttle-9-5 The Altus Bulldogs fell to Tuttle 9-5 in six innings on Tuesday. Wed, 18 Mar 2015 11:56:45 EST (No heading) http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152401762/ The Altus Bulldogs took 1st place in the Cache tournament and did it with flare. The Bulldogs entered the 6th inning down 5-o to Cache and spent their first five innings hitting the baseball all over the yard right at the defenders. That is a... Wed, 18 Mar 2015 19:51:47 EST Navajo wins Donnie Elliot Tournament http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152402481/Navajo-wins-Donnie-Elliot-Tournament Navajo wins 7th annual Donnie Elliott tournament 6-1 over host Granite. Wed, 18 Mar 2015 19:51:44 EST Altus track season begins http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152400757/Altus-track-season-begins The Altus High School Women's Track and Field team has been one of the most dominant programs over the last 11 years. Winning 9 Regional Championships, 2 Regional Runner-ups, 2 State Runner-ups and the 2011 State Championship. With all that... Tue, 17 Mar 2015 11:16:43 EST Plans being made for 4th annual “Drive out Cancer” Benefit Golf Tournament http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152399065/Plans-being-made-for-4th-annual-Drive-out-Cancer-Benefit-Golf-Tournament Sheridan's Sunshine Foundation will be hosting its 4th annual “Lets Drive out Cancer” Benefit golf tournament for Childhood Cancer research on April 11 at the Greens of Altus Golf Course in Altus. The Tournament is open to the... Tue, 17 Mar 2015 11:16:41 EST WOSC softball wins two over Eastern http://altustimes.com/news/sports/152362207/WOSC-softball-wins-two-over-Eastern Altus, OK- Western (11-9) snapped a three game losing streak on Thursday when they took the first two games of a four game series against Eastern Oklahoma State. The Pioneers leaned on strong pitching from Jennifer Wolf and Ashleigh Hinshaw to get the... Sat, 14 Mar 2015 10:41:44 EST