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Cougars roll Durant

Cougars roll Durant

Garrett Rhynes, Staff Writer

September 22, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Ada Cougars rolled past the Durant Lions Friday night with a 56-21 victory. The Cougars and Lions were both 0-2 going in to the heated game. For years the Ada/Durant rivalry has run deep, tracing all the way back to when Durant started and ended Ada's 42-game winning streak in the 90's. This win lef...

Cougar football team plans for improvement

Cougar football team plans for improvement

Garrett Rhynes, Staff Writer

September 15, 2017


Filed under Sports

This will be the Ada Cougars' first year with new head coach Chris Berus. He is widely known for his past run in the semifinals with the Plainview Indians. Despite having an almost entirely new coaching staff, Berus makes a positive prediction for the team this season. "Well it's going to tur...

New squad, new coach, new year

New squad, new coach, new year

Kaelie Miller, Staff Writer/Social Media Manager

September 13, 2017


Filed under Cheer, Sports

Ada High cheer is starting the season under new head coach T.K. Walbrick-Fuller. After a continuous two years of switching coaches and, at some points, being left with no coach at, Fuller assumed the role. An Ada High cheer alumnus, Fuller plans to keep traditions strong while also improving...

Ada High cheer wins 2018 bid to nationals

Ada High cheer wins 2018 bid to nationals

Kaelie Miller, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017


Filed under Cheer, Showcase, Sports

The Ada High cheer squad attended cheer camp this summer, where they secured a bid to the 2018 National Cheer Association's All-Star National Championship in Dallas, Texas. The team's coach, T.K. Fuller, plans to take the squad to the national competition in hopes of coming home with an award, but m...

Berus hired as new head football coach, will continue to ‘build on Ada Cougar tradition’

Berus hired as new head football coach, will continue to ‘build on Ada Cougar tradition’

Jackson Southard, Sports Editorial Writer

April 4, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Ada High School football team will look to former Cougar Chris Berus to take the helm after the departure of head coach Wade Standley, who will make the move to Deer Creek High School in Edmond. Standley, whose time as Ada's head coach produced a 11-10 overall record (9-4 district play), will as...

Thunder vs Durant

Thunder vs Durant

Nik Newby, Sports Writer

March 24, 2017


Filed under Sports

Most Oklahoma City Thunder fans completely despise Kevin Durant after he left.  Each time he returns to Chesapeake Arena, he is an opponent, instead of a teammate, and the still-recent wounds are re-opened. When he was here in Oklahoma City, everyone praised him and loved him. He led the Thunder to...

Ada athletes sign to play college sports

Ada athletes sign to play college sports

Jackson Southard and Nik Newby

February 22, 2017


Filed under Sports

Six Ada High seniors signed college letters of intent for an opportunity to play at the next level: Micah Hutchins, Jacob Granger, Karson Rogers, Vaughn Appleman, Colby Eaker, and Rumor LeJeune. _______________________________________________________________________ Micah Hutchins Hutchins signed with the Univ...

Ada Cougar basketball: Boys, girls ranked #3

Ada Cougar basketball: Boys, girls ranked #3

Jackson Southard, Nik Newby, and Jacob Nowlin

January 20, 2017


Filed under Multimedia Packages, Sports

The Cougar basketball teams continued their winning seasons with Tuesday's match-up against Durant. The number three ranked Cougar men triumphed with a 54-38 victory over the Durant Lions, bringing them to a 10-1 season.  The Lady Cougars, also ranked number three, improved their season record to 12-2 with their 41...

Ada fights for playoff spot

Ada fights for playoff spot

Jackson Southard, Sports Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

On Thursday, Oct. 20 the Ada Cougars traveled up to Tulsa Central to fight to keep a spot in the playoffs and came out with a much needed win. The win over Tulsa Central, 30-6, keeps the Cougars' hopes alive preventing them from being eliminated from playoff contention. The team poured their heart on...

Ada V. Durant

Ada V. Durant

Jackson Southard, Nik Newby, and Jacob Nowlin

September 20, 2016


Filed under Sports

Friday night on Sept. 16 at 7:30, Ada faces off with Durant in a heated rivalry. The Cougars are off to a rough start at 0-2, but plan on making a change to their record with a win this Friday.The Cougars are prepared and ready for this weeks game and are looking forward to putting the Lions in the turf. They...

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