Altus Times- RSS SPORTS Feed Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:15:35 EST 1800 AJH 7th grade girls defeat Mac, 32-26 It has been a long time since the Altus Junior High 7th grade girls have got to feel like this. After trailing by as many as seven points, the Lady Dawgs came back and defeated the Lawton MacArthur Lady Scots 32-26. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:21:52 EST Mustang takes Shortgrass trophy, Long MVP The 43rd annual Clester Harrington Invitational Tournament came down to the wire. After Mustang was up on Eisenhower by 18 points at the half, there was no indication that Mustang would be pushed to the final buzzer. Eisenhower came out of halftime on... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:21:51 EST Hall, Gilbert and Laughlin advance to the Elks Hoop Shoot state championships Three local shooters advanced to the state championships of the Elks Hoop Shoot competition to be held in Sapulpa on Feb. 7. Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:21:49 EST Tri County Tournament comes down to last shot Tri County Tournament comes down to last shot Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:21:43 EST Tipton wins own tournament The Tipton Tigers claimed the championship trophy in their own Tipton Tournament by defeating Big Pasture, 62-53. Tanner Knight scored 19 points to lead the Tigers while Jagger Jones chipped in 12, Gerald White had 10 and Royce Bernel added... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:21:42 EST Lady Bulldog track opens in Norman NORMAN – The Altus High School Lady Bulldogs track team opened there season on Friday when they competed in the Oklahoma University Indoor Track and Field Invitational. This indoor meet is one of the biggest in the state of Oklahoma with... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:21:42 EST Bridges ranked 14th in the nation Bulldog wrestling has been good, if not, great, if not, downright dominant a long time. by its nature, it often goes overlooked. Wrestlers tend to stay to themselves. It can be a lonely, isolated grind and an internal classic battle of man vs. self as... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:16:43 EST Shortgrass showdowns set for day 2 The 43rd Annual Clester Harrington Shortgrass Invitational boys basketball tournament began yesterday. there were no upsets in the first round as Houston HCYA, Eisenhower, Centennial and Mustang all gained double-digit wins and advance into the second... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:06:41 EST Area Tournament Scores SHORTGRASS INVITATIONAL at ALTUSHouston HCYA 89, Lawton Mac 74Mustang 101, Dallas HSAA 49Lawton Ike 69, Houston CHSM 40Centennial 63, Altus 49 Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:16:42 EST AJH Lady Dawgs split with Tomlinson ALTUS 7TH GRADE FALLS TO TOMLINSON Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:16:41 EST (No heading) AHS Bulldog team photo of the boys and girls teams. The Bulldog boys are set to take on OKC Centennial Thursday at 8 p.m. The bracket is loaded with talented teams and this year's Shortgrass Invitational is shaping up to be a high quality event. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:26:41 EST (No heading) Tri-County full of action Wed, 21 Jan 2015 12:21:44 EST Girls win the Casady Invitational Swim Meet, Boys 2nd The top ranked AHS swim team faced off against 18 very strong swimming teams from Oklahoma and Texas over the weekend at the OCCC Aquatic Center in Oklahoma City. The girls recorded four personal best times and won the meet continueing their stretch... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:31:41 EST A Great Day for Baseball When 95 mph leaves the fingertips and screams its hiss into the warm spring breeze announcing its presence into the back of the mit with resounding fury, it tends to please its coach. No matter what the health of the coach is or what his mood might... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:26:43 EST Navajo’s Box and McGrory sign On Friday, Navajo Indian teammates, Braden Box and Dakota McGrory, signed letters of their intention to continue to play baseball together next year at Connors State University.This was a big event for the two seniors as well as head coach Weston... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 11:21:45 EST AHS defeats Cache, 42-28 The AHS Bulldog basketball team jumped all over the Cache Bulldogs early to gain their 3rd win of the year, 42-28. The Bulldogs put 18 quick points on the board in the first quarter and held Cache to only 6. The Bulldogs tacked on 10 more before half... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 11:21:44 EST Gym Rats Since its inception, basketball has evolved perhaps more than any other sport. For the most part, the evolution of change in hoops has been for the betterment of the game. For instance, a rounded backboard just doesn't look right at all. So, we... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:51:42 EST Bulldogs fall to Anadarko The AHS Lady Bulldogs and Bulldogs had a tough time with last night's visiting Anadarko Warriors. The Lady Bulldogs faced high pressure full-court defense from Anadarko and although the Lady Bulldogs battled back after halftime to cut the big... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:41:44 EST Hall, Gilbert win local HoopShoot Local shooters Corky Hall of Duke and Jackson Von Gilbert of Altus won the local Elks' Hoop Shoot at Mangum on Saturday. The Hoop Shoot is a free throw contest hosted by the Elks Lodge every year. Boys and girls are divided into three age... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:41:42 EST Tipton comes up big in Cottonbelt The Tipton Tigers, despite being considerably undersized, came up big in the championship game against Duke to win the Cottonbelt Tournament championship 57-42. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:41:43 EST