Canton youngsters complete dramatic week with Lady Tigers winning twice

Bella Swartwood applies the pressure as Canton gave both Fairview and Oklahoma Bible Academy problems with their fullcourt press. The Lady Tigers were able to pull out victories in both games in low-scoring affairs.

JH teams close season with a pair of victories over OBA

Aubrey Cheney is left all alone for the first of her three shots from beyond the arc in the opening quarter against OBA. Cheney would sink all three and put up 13 of her game-high 21 points in the frame.

State Officers Visit Local FFA Chapter

Front Row, Left to Right: Joseph David, central area V.P., Washington; Cade Jenlink, northwest area V.P., Timberlake; Krista Carroll, southeast area V.P., Tishomingo; Tanner Taylor, northeast area V.P., Oklahoma Union; and Bryce Waugh, southwest area V.P., Tipton. Back Row, Left to Right: Courtney Tillinghast, state reporter, Owasso; Drew Hardaway, state president, Battiest; and Emily Kennedy, state secretary, Edmond.

	Barrage of threes lead Canton over Geary while Lady Tigers take one of two

Payton Lee waits patiently as Canton chose to slow down the pace against Geary after a week where multiple players turned up sick. The Lady Tigers used their four-corners offense to perfection in the second half combining patience with precise ballmovement.

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Late mistakes cost Canton in District title game

Seniors Claysen Scott, Jared Cox, Sam McEachern, Andre Crawford, Alyssa Nix, Courtney Thompson, Kalissa Wile, Josh Edwards and Shy Cauble are honored in their final home game for the Canton Tigers.

The Canton Tigers had a busy and emotional schedule last week when they celebrated Senior Night on Monday before taking part in the District Round of the playoffs over the weekend.

Last week, the Lady Tigers honored senior Sam McEachern in her final home game at Canton, as well as competed in the opening round of the playoffs.

Heath elected to Canton School Board

Greg Heath

Greg Heath was elected by voters on Tuesday, Feb. 11 to replace incumbent Matt Elder for Canton School Board Seat #5, which was up for election for a full five year term.

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Sports

Canton youngsters complete dramatic week with Lady Tigers winning twice

Bella Swartwood applies the pressure as Canton gave both Fairview and Oklahoma Bible Academy problems with their fullcourt press. The Lady Tigers were able to pull out victories in both games in low-scoring affairs.

Last week, Canton’s fifth and sixth-graders competed in a pair of games on the hardwood against Fairview and Oklahoma Bible Academy.

JH teams close season with a pair of victories over OBA

Aubrey Cheney is left all alone for the first of her three shots from beyond the arc in the opening quarter against OBA. Cheney would sink all three and put up 13 of her game-high 21 points in the frame.

Last week, the Canton Junior High teams closed out their season with a pair of games against the Oklahoma Bible Academy Trojans.

With the playoffs approaching, the Tigers capped off their final, full week of the regular season last week with a pair of games against Watonga and Dover.

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