NO. 2 FLYING QUEENS ELIMINATE PANHANDLE STATE, 99-62, IN SAC TOURNEY OPENER

Box Score Second-ranked Wayland Baptist exploded for 30 first-quarter points and went on to post a comfortable 99-62 win over Oklahoma-Panhandle State in the opening round of the Sooner Athletic Conference Tournament on Tuesday evening in Hutcherson Center. “Our defense wasn’t what we wanted, but we shot the ball really well,” Wayland coach Alesha Ellis…

Read More
NO. 2 FLYING QUEENS ELIMINATE PANHANDLE STATE, 99-62, IN SAC TOURNEY OPENER

TOP-SEEDED QUEENS, 3RD-SEEDED PIONEERS TO HOST SAC TOURNEY OPENING GAMES

Wayland Baptist’s Flying Queens and Pioneers this week will host first-round games at 6 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively, in the first round of the Sooner Athletic Conference basketball tournaments. The top-seeded, second-ranked, undefeated Flying Queens (10-0) will host No. 8 seed Oklahoma-Panhandle State (5-7) at 6 Tuesday, while the third-seeded Pioneers (7-4), ranked the…

Read More
TOP-SEEDED QUEENS, 3RD-SEEDED PIONEERS TO HOST SAC TOURNEY OPENING GAMES

MORE SCHEDULE ADJUSTMENTS CAUSED BY WEATHER

Wintry weather continues to affect Wayland Baptist University athletics scheduling with more cancellations, but also an addition. The latest casualties are the final regular-season basketball games for the No. 2 Flying Queens and Pioneers after Saturday afternoon’s doubleheader against Mid-America Christian was cancelled. Previously cancelled was Thursday night’s games against University of Science & Arts…

Read More
MORE SCHEDULE ADJUSTMENTS CAUSED BY WEATHER

GAMES CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

The threat of inclement weather has caused the cancellation of multiple Wayland Baptist University events in the coming days. They include this week’s basketball games at Oklahoma City and Southwestern Christian, baseball games against Peru St. (Neb.), and a junior varsity baseball doubleheader at Cisco College. The cancellations also include Monday’s women’s and men’s soccer…

Read More
GAMES CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

YOUNGSTERS HELP NO. 2 QUEENS TO EASY WIN

Box Scorephoto: Claudia Lusk, WBU Sports Information souce: wbuathletics.com Young Flying Queens Tayjanna McGhee-Pleasant, Kaylee Rendon and Kylie Ellsworth all posted career scoring bests to lead No. 2 Wayland Baptist to a 95-46 romp over Texas Wesleyan in Sooner Athletic Conference women’s basketball action Saturday afternoon in Hutcherson Center. The undefeated Flying Queens (10-0, 8-0…

Read More
YOUNGSTERS HELP NO. 2 QUEENS TO EASY WIN

MOMENT OF SILENCE OBSERVED FOR REDINS

A moment of silence was held before Thursday night’s Wayland Baptist women’s basketball game against Southwestern Assemblies of God Universities (SAGU) for two legends in Flying Queens basketball, Wilda and Harley Redin, for whom the playing surface inside Hutcherson Center is named. Here is a narrative that was read by public address announcer Jonathan Petty…

Read More
MOMENT OF SILENCE OBSERVED FOR REDINS