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Footballs and Flashbulbs

Footballs and Flashbulbs

Wil Rowe, Photographer

October 30, 2015


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On Friday, October 23, the Ada High Cougar football team battled against the Bristow Pirates.  Bristow fell to the Cougars leaving Ada with a season record of 4-3 overall and 3-1 in district play.   ...

Ada High Cross Country

Ada High Cross Country

Chris Henry, Reporter and article writer

September 11, 2015


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The Ada High Cross Country teams had their first scheduled meet of the year on Sept. 8, at Putnam City, or at least they both tried. During the meet, the girls' team was able to compete and receive medals. However, the boys' cross country meet was canceled that day due to lightning. Girls Placement: Savannah Cloar: 13...

Battle with it!

Battle with it!

Bai Paige Henderson, Writer & Photographer

August 31, 2015


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In Tuesday's game Ada High School's Lady Cougars Battled the Pauls Valley High School Lady Panthers where the Lady Cougars won 3-2! According to coach Erin Mitchell "it was a game of mental toughness". Until the 5th inning the Lady Cougars softball team was down by two, struggling to keep up with...

Running Against the Pride

Running Against the Pride

Darren Hawkins, Sports Editor

May 7, 2015


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As the sun's beating rays came down in sizzling waves, Ada was out making the best of the weather.  The Ada Cougars traveled all the way to Durant to compete against in the track meet.  To say the least, many of the Ada Cougars placed in multiple events.  With both the girls and the boys placing,...

2015-2016 Cheer tryouts

2015-2016 Cheer tryouts

Brenden Compton

April 22, 2015


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Who is it that gets the crowd excited at the football and the basketball games? The cheerleaders do, but how does one become a cheerleader?  On April 8th, SHS held cheerleading tryouts for the 2015-2016 squad. Those auditioning were graded on their ability to perform certain stunts, gymnastics, and...

Swinging Into Action

Swinging Into Action

Darren Hawkins, Sports Editor

April 2, 2015


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Ada's Golf team has had a great start to the season as the boys came in 2nd place and the girls came in 3rd place at Jimmie Austin in Seminole.  Ada has had a good history in Golf, and the team has shown that they intend to continue this tradition.  The boys also placed individually with Tim Simpson...

Pirates Plunder the Cougars’ Goods

Pirates Plunder the Cougars’ Goods

Darren Hawkins, Sports Editor

March 12, 2015


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The night was cold and dark in Henryetta as the Ada Cougars suffered a devastating defeat to the Byng Pirates.  With a final score of Ada 36 and Byng 42, the Cougars were bumped out of the playoffs. The Cougars arrived in Henryetta with high spirits and vigor in their voices.  The Cougars thought...

Cougars wrestle their way to State

Cougars wrestle their way to State

Aaron Compton

March 12, 2015


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Feb. 20th and 21st, the Ada Cougar Wrestling team competed in the Class 4A East Regional Tournament in Catoosa.   The top four finishers in each weight division would move on to the  state tournament. Marwin Dickerson, Levi Grimes, Colton Lancaster, and Carter Patterson all placed and went to compete...

Rolling their way to the 2015 Season

Rolling their way to the 2015 Season

Jacob Faulkenberry, Writer

March 12, 2015


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Ada High Soccer kicked off the 2015 season on Saturday, February 21st, against the Durant Lions.The girls started it off, followed by the guys. The girl's game was very good.  There are a lot of good players that work well with each other.  They are able to put passes together and, in the end,...

Cougars Tear Through the Wildacts

Cougars Tear Through the Wildacts

Darren Hawkins, Sports Editor

March 2, 2015


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The district championship game was about to begin as the Ada Cougars were up against the Checotah Wildcats.  The tension was high as the girls tip off started the battle.  The games had a lot on the line as the winner would be the district champion.  Even though it wasn't a season home game, the student...

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