I read with interest a story that circulated recently quoting Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred that the MLB was going to absorb the history of the Negro Leagues and that Negro League statistics would count as MLB stats.
As per the 2020-2021 PCPS calendar, there will be no school December 21, 2020 through January 4, 2021. Students will report back on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. Teachers report back on Monday, January 4 for a workday.
“We lost a great group of seniors,” was how Ponca City Lady Cats basketball coach Jody Fincher started his description of where his team stands at the beginning of the current year. Fincher may have been understating the situation as the seniors that left the program were a group that helped take the Lady Cats to two state tournaments in their four years at Po-Hi.