Meet Bryce Matteson. He’s an original board member and unabashed Sooner fan. How did he get that way? This is his story.
The University of Oklahoma has released a revised football schedule. The club plans to have official Watch Parties at Deano’s for the Missouri State game and all other televised Away games. Please remember that Deano’s is a great place to watch the Sooners whether there’s an official watch or not.
Sep 12 (Sat) TBA Home Missouri State Norman Sep 26 (Sat) TBA Home Kansas State Norman Oct 3 (Sat) TBA Away Iowa State Ames, Iowa Oct 10 (Sat) TBA Neutral Texas Dallas, Texas Oct 24 (Sat) TBA Away TCU Fort Worth, Texas Oct 31 (Sat) TBA Away Texas Tech Lubbock, Texas Nov 7 (Sat) TBA Home Kansas Norman Nov 21 (Sat) TBA Home Oklahoma State Norman Nov 28 (Sat) TBA Away West Virginia Morgantown, W.V.
If you measure Sooner loyalty by the size of their memorabilia collection, Kelly Pappan would compete for the top spot. How did this happen? He explains in this video and urges you to join the club.
Lori Ellison-Zuercher, board member and scholarship chair, talks about her journey as a fan and alumna of the University of Oklahoma.
The OU Club of Wichita has awarded six scholarships to Wichita-area high school seniors who will begin attending the University of Oklahoma in the fall of 2019.
“You have to learn that you aren’t always right and that everyone isn’t always going to agree with your decisions. How you respond to these reactions and learn from them going forward makes you a better leader”
“There are problems in this world that are bigger than the day-to-day issues that I face. It is a great feeling for me to know that when I participate in these things [volunteer activities] that I know I am part of something helping someone or some issue greater than myself.”
“I believe my passion, effort, and creativity allow me to effectively lead and motivate my groups to complete their tasks quickly and effectively, and work through the problems that frequently arise when working with inadequate supplies or unfamiliar people.”
“…when you commit to something, you must follow through even when not enjoyable so you do not to let down those counting on you.”
Katrina Mason – Derby High School
Katrina is the daughter of Patrick Mason and Melina Sengchanh; she plans to major in Biochemistry.
“Succeeding means more when we succeed together. I’ve always been the type to lead by example and service rather than by command.”
“Through [Chick-Fil-A Leader Labs] I have had the opportunity to work with others as we collectively increase our abilities to lead and be examples in our worlds.”
Former OU running back and now restauranteur, Billy Sims spent the day meeting fans at his new Billy Sims BBQ restaurant in Newton on Saturday, July 16. Sims spent four hours signing autographs and posing for pictures as folks from the area dined on great food.
The day was made even more special with the introduction of the club’s 2016 scholarship winners.