FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Rickie Fowler plans to donate $100,000 to relief efforts following the deadly tornado in Oklahoma this week. Fowler also is encouraging fans attending the Colonial in Texas this week to contribute to the efforts. Fowler spent two years playing college golf at Oklahoma State.
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - The WNIT preseason tournament has picked Oklahoma to be in competition this fall. The university announced yesterday that the Sooners will be in the 16-team field. The Sooners are coming off an appearance in last season's NCAA women's tournament.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - The Tulsa Shock look to turn things around when they open the season this weekend against Atlanta. A preseason survey of WNBA general managers found the Shock as the league's most improved team. Tulsa acquires Candice Wiggins and Nicole Powell through trades this offseason, and they drafted former All-American Skylar Diggins out of Notre Dame.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - The Colorado Rockies have assigned All-Star pitcher Roy Oswalt to the Tulsa Drillers. Oswalt is scheduled to start tomorrow evening for the Drillers against the Midland Rockhounds. Tulsa says Oswalt will throw about 75 pitches and likely make between three and five starts for the club.
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