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Comets’ Football First-Year Head Coach Grant Potter Gives an Update on Hinton Athletics via Facebook Live

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HINTON - Following the official announcement on March 25 from the State Superintendent that all Oklahoma public schools would remain closed until the end of the academic year, Comets’ first-year football head coach Grant Potter took to Facebook Live to update students, parents and fellow coaches on the COVID-19 situation in relation to Hinton Public Schools spring sports. With the cancelation of all

Holt, Glasgow Named as 2020 All-Star Wrestlers

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Geary High School and its activities may be canceled for the rest of the academic year due to the situation surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, but Geary athletics did get some great news this week as Bison varsity wrestlers Landon Holt and Max Glasgow were named 2020 all-stars by the Oklahoma Coaches Association.

NCAA to Give Spring Sports Athletes Extra Year of Eligibility

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The NCAA will permit Division I spring-sport athletes — such as baseball, softball and lacrosse players — who had their seasons shortened by the coronavirus pandemic to have an additional year of eligibility. The NCAA Division I Council voted Monday to give spring-sport athletes regardless of their year in school a way to get back the season they lost, but it did not guarantee financial aid to the current crop of seniors if they return to play next year. Winter sports, such as basketball and hockey, were not included in the decision because many athletes in those sports had completed all or most of their regular seasons, the council decided. The council is made up of college sports administrators representing all 32 D-I conferences, plus two members of the student-athlete advisory committee. Voting is weighted to give the Power Five conferences more say. Chairwoman Grace Calhoun, who is Penn’s athletic director, declined to reveal the final vote.

Comets’ Football First-Year Head Coach Grant Potter Gives an Update on Hinton Athletics via Facebook Live

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HINTON - Following the official announcement on March 25 from the State Superintendent that all Oklahoma public schools would remain closed until the end of the academic year, Comets’ first-year football head coach Grant Potter took to Facebook Live to update students, parents and fellow coaches on the COVID-19 situation in relation to Hinton Public Schools spring sports.

Holt, Glasgow Named as 2020 All-Star Wrestlers

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Geary High School and its activities may be canceled for the rest of the academic year due to the situation surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, but Geary athletics did get some great news this week as Bison varsity wrestlers Landon Holt and Max Glasgow were named 2020 all-stars by the Oklahoma Coaches Association.