Welcome to the OU Club of Wichita
Fostering the spirit of The University of Oklahoma among its alumni and fans in the Wichita area.
The OU Club of Wichita will have its watch parties at the Blarney Stone Pub, 2120 N Woodlawn in Wichita. The first watch party will be on Saturday, September 3, 11 a.m.when OU travels to Houston to take on the Cougars.
The watch parties had been scheduled at Fox and Hound until news broke of the closing of that establishment. Blarney Stone Pub owner Michelle Lindgren welcomed the opportunity to host loyal OU fans. It turns out Blarney Stone Pub is a very popular place for college watch parties. Most of our events will be in a private party room. On the occasion that room may have been reserved, we’ll be in the main room.
Special thanks to Gretchen Weber who did a great job for us at Fox and Hound and helped introduce us to the team at Blarney Stone Pub.
Watch Party dates and captains:
- September 3, Houston – Lori Ellison-Zuercher and Mark Chamberlin
- September 10, ULM (PPV) – Lori Ellison-Zuercher and Mark Chamberlin
- September 17, Ohio State – Mark Chamberlin
- October 1, TCU – Patti Phillips
- October 8, Texas – Mark Chamberlin
- October 22, Texas Tech – Brian Latta
- November 3, Iowa State – Bryce Matteson
- November 19, West Virginia – Clay Stoldt
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.
The Oklahoma women’s gymnastics team won their second national title in program history with a score of 197.6750 Saturday night.
Following Oklahoma’s men’s gymnastics’ 10th National Championship earlier Saturday night, Oklahoma became the first school in NCAA history to have both teams win the national title in the same season.
Oklahoma coach K.J. Kindler said the team worked harder for this win than they did for their first national title.
Students wanting to apply for OU Club of Wichita scholarship funds now have until April 1 to submit their application. To download the application form Scholarship App 2016-17
- Red River Rewind October 15, 2017For the third straight game, Oklahoma pounced early on its opponent for an early lead, only to eventually end up trailing. This Saturday was the same, yet different, because it meant so much more.
- Golden Hat Remains in Norman October 14, 2017Baker Mayfield threw 59 yards to Mark Andrews for the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter, and the 12th-ranked Sooners held on to beat Texas 29-24 on Saturday.
- Sooners Drop Road Match to TCU October 14, 2017The Oklahoma soccer team dropped a tough Big 12 road match to TCU, 2-0, Friday night in Fort Worth.
- Sooners Drop Four-Set Match at WVU October 13, 2017The University of Oklahoma volleyball team lost at West Virginia, 3-1, on Friday evening.
- OU Concludes Regular Season at Crimson Classic October 13, 2017In their final meet of the regular season, the OU men's and women's cross country teams earned 13th and eighth place, respectively, at the Crimson Classic.