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 By Chris Maple    Sports    January 24, 2021 

Rangers come in fifth at the Oklahoma Baptist Invitational

SHAWNEE, Okla. – In the first race in almost 15 months, the Northwestern Oklahoma State University men's cross country team finished fifth at the Oklahoma Baptist Invitational at the Gordon Cooper Technology Center. "I want to thank the Great...

 
 By Chris Maple    Sports    January 24, 2021 

Northwestern trio finished strong at OBU Invitational

SHAWNEE, Okla. – After over a year off, the Northwestern Oklahoma State University women's cross country team returned to action at the Oklahoma Baptist Invitational at the Gordon Cooper Technology Center. "Our women's cross country team competed...

 

Lady Rangers 2021 basketball schedule released

(Notice: The Great American Conference announced its Council of Presidents agreed to not allow any fans for the first two weeks of games. They will look to reconsider following the games played on Saturday, Jan. 16.) ALVA, Okla. – The 2020-21...

 

Rangers basketball set for New Year's Day

(Notice: The Great American Conference announced its Council of Presidents agreed not to allow any fans for the first two weeks of games. They will look to reconsider following the games played on Saturday, Jan. 16.) Alva, Okla. – The long wait...

 

Lady Rangers 2021 basketball schedule released

(Notice: The Great American Conference announced its Council of Presidents agreed to not allow any fans for the first two weeks of games. They will look to reconsider following the games played on Saturday, Jan. 16.) ALVA, Okla. – The 2020-21...

 

Northwestern football announces spring 2021 schedule

ALVA, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University football has completed their schedule for Spring 2021, the school announced Tuesday. The schedule for Northwestern will take place in February and March. The Rangers will take part in four...

 

Bickford, Weatherly earn promotions

The Northwestern Oklahoma State University baseball team would like to announce two coaching changes to their staff. Matthew Bickford, has been promoted to the head JV coach/outfielders/strength-and-conditioning coach for the Ranger program. Nathan... Full story

 
 By Chris Maple    Sports    December 4, 2020

Northwestern tabbed sixth in the GAC Western Division

Russellville, Ark. – The Great American Conference released their preseason coaches' poll this morning for women's basketball, with the Lady Rangers tabbed for sixth place in the Western Division. The preseason poll is voted on by the 12 head coach...

 
 By Chris Maple    Sports    December 4, 2020

Rangers picked to finish tied for fourth in GAC Western Division

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – The Great American Conference coaches have predicted a fourth-place tie for Northwestern Oklahoma State Men's Basketball team in 2020-21, with the preseason poll announced on Tuesday. Southeastern Oklahoma State is the preseaso...

 

Northwestern announces 2021 Hall of Fame inductees

ALVA, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University and Ranger Athletics is pleased to announce the 2021 class to be inducted into the Northwestern Sports Hall of Fame. The 29th Hall of Fame class for Northwestern is Bob Battisti (basketball...

 

Northwestern Rodeo to be postponed to the spring

ALVA, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University’s rodeo team has decided to postpone the annual Ranger Rodeo until the spring. “We wanted to have a rodeo and let everyone be able to come,” head coach Stockton Graves said. “We feel...

 

Rangers recognized with D2 ADA Academic Achievement Honors for 2019-20

CLEVELAND – The Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA) announced the 2019-20 recipients of the D2 ADA Academic Achievement Awards. The Academic Achievement Awards, in its 13th year, is a program that recognizes the academic...

 

Northwestern has 55 honored by GAC for winter/spring All-Academic Team

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – Northwestern had the fourth most student-athletes received, the All-Academic Great American Conference honor announced Monday. The GAC honored the conference student-athletes who also excelled in academics with the announcement...

 
 By Chris Maple    Sports    August 16, 2020

GAC to suspend all sports competition through Dec. 31

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – Following a Friday evening meeting of the Great American Conference’s Council of Presidents, the league will suspend all fall and winter sports – basketball, cross country, football, soccer and volleyball – and the...

 

Ranger Dugout Club to host 12th Annual Golf Tournament Aug. 29

ALVA, Okla. – The Northwestern Oklahoma State University Ranger Dugout Club has announced the 12th Annual Dugout Club Golf Tournament will take place on Aug. 29 at the Alva Golf and Country Club. With a four-man scramble format, the event is set...

 
 By Chris Maple    Local    May 3, 2020

2020 Football Golf Tournament and Benefit Auction canceled

ALVA, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University’s football program has made the difficult decision to cancel the Annual Football Golf Tournament and Benefit Auction set for June 5-6. For the first time in 24 years, the tournament and...

 
 By Chris Maple    Local    April 12, 2020

Piekarski to lead Lady Rangers soccer

ALVA, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University director of athletics Brad Franz has announced Alex Piekarski will take over as the new head coach of the Rangers women's soccer program. Piekarski takes the helm as the sixth head coach, as he...

 
 By Chris Maple    Sports    March 6, 2020

Northwestern breaks eight school records at GAC Championships

NORMAN – The Northwestern Oklahoma State track and field team wrapped up the Great American Conference Championships inside of the Mosier Indoor Facility Saturday, breaking eight school records, setting 35 new personal best and collecting 15...

 

Ranger Softball victorious in mid-week contest

ALVA, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University softball cruised to a mid-week victory over Southwest Baptist Tuesday afternoon, defeating the Bearcats 12-3. Game Two was called off in the third inning due to weather. Kalie Johnson supplied...

 

Ranger track headed to GAC championships

ALVA, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University's indoor track and field team aims for a strong finish in the Great American Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships beginning today (Friday) at the Mosier Indoor Facility in Norman. "We...

 
 By Chris Maple    Sports    January 31, 2020

Barnes, McDonald, Malloy set new records for Lady Rangers

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University women's track and field team finished Day Two of the DeLoss Dodds Invitational. Just as Day One did, Day Two caused the record books to shuffle. Setting a new record for the Lady Rangers was...

 
 By Chris Maple    Sports    January 26, 2020

Northwestern looks for continues success in second season

ALVA, Okla. – The Northwestern Oklahoma State University women's track and field team is set to open their 2020 schedule on Friday at the DeLoss Dodds Invitational, hosted by Kansas State University. The Lady Rangers are set to continue to build...

 
 By Chris Maple    Sports    January 5, 2020

2020 Hall of Fame luncheon approaches

ALVA, Okla. – Northwestern Oklahoma State University and Ranger Athletics is preparing to host the 2020 Northwestern Sports Hall of Fame luncheon on Jan. 18 at 11 a.m. Ramon Byndom, Steve Gale, Dana Gandolfo Mitrovic and M.L. ‘Mel’ Sharp, will...

 

Wright named GAC Defensive Player of the Year

RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. – Northwestern’s Maurice Wright Jr. was named the Great American Conference Defensive Player of the Year on Wednesday, following a vote of the Great American Conference’s head football coaches when the league announced its...

 

Northwestern to celebrate 1999 National Championship Football Team

Twenty years ago, Northwestern Oklahoma State University's football team brought home the school's only team national championship, completing an undefeated season and winning the National Association...

 

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