Archive - Sports Article
April 17th, 2014
On Thursday the LadyCats had a rough start in the tournament losing to
Rattan moving them to the loser's bracket. They came back strong in their
next 2 games that afternoon winning back to back against Soper and Valliant
II. The ladies returned on Friday defeating Wright City to move back up
into the winner's bracket.
Bearcats make it further than any boyâs basketball team in AHS history!!
By: Jenifer Smith
The 2014 Quad County Conference All-Conference All Star Game and team members have been set. The game will take place on Monday, March 3rd. The teams look as follows:
For the Boys East: The coach has been named Shane Winters. All Conference players include: Jacob Cole, Chance Haislip, Garrett Green, Zac Couch, Brandon Baness, with alternatives being Haskell Lawless and Dillon Vest. All-Star players incllude: Tyler Hembree, Sabastian Cowen, S
Your 2013/2014 Homecoming Queen is Emma Branton, who is the daughter of Ronnie & Dona Branton. Emma plays forward for the LadyCats and plans to attend ECU then OU for a degree in Engineering. Emma says her favorite memory of her senior year so far is âbecoming friends with so many new peopleâ. Congratulations Emma!
In the first home game of our 2013-2014 season, our LadyCats and Bearcats were set to play the Wilburton Diggers. Both our girls and boys team had already met the Diggers in the Pick and Shovel Invitational hosted by Hartshorne, in which our girls lost to the Lady Diggers and our boys team beat their boyâs team in a 48-40 victory.
December 26th, 2013
This year our Bearcats and Ladycats played their season opening games in the Pick and Shovel Invitational hosted by Hartshorne. One could say our athletics program has undergone many changes in the last school year, losing Coach Branton, gaining a new Head Coach, for both basketball and football and a new Athletic Director. Our new Athletic Director is Coach Speer who hails from Marietta. Our new basketball Coach and also Middle School Assistant Principle is Mr.
The Clayton Boys 7th and 8th boys basketball team won 1st place at the Clayton Invitational Grade School Tournament and the Quinton Invitational Tournament. They currently have a 12-0 record.
Clayton High School and Junior High School Academic teams won the OPAC Academic Conference which includes teams from Antlers, Atoka , Caney, and Rattan. Both teams also won the tournament held on Nov. 4th , which was held at Clayton.
Clayton High School Team: Back: Austin Dunn, Ethan Sisk, Jon Creel, Garrett Rogers. Tyler Brinlee, Gage Clark. Seated: Beth McCarn, Myra Alexander, Rebecca Needham and Coach Mona Dennis (not pictured Levvi Bray)
It had all come down to this. Eleven guys are lined up with 14 seconds left in the ballgame. What will happen in the next 8 seconds weighs heavily on their minds. It's not only Senior Night, and the last home game, but it's also a district game - and one that will make the difference. Fans on both sides of the stadium are on their feet, either screaming for the offense to score or the defense to stop the play...