CN donates funds for RiverHawks women’s hoops road trip

BY STAFF REPORTS
05/15/2018 04:00 PM
TAHLEQUAH – A recent $5,000 donation by the Cherokee Nation to the RiverHawks Women’s Basketball team will make it possible for Northeastern State University to participate in a two-game basketball classic in Los Angeles over Thanksgiving break.

In addition to competing against Division II basketball programs, the trip will provide a memorable student athlete experience for team members.

“I am so grateful to Cherokee Nation and (Tribal Council) Speaker Joe Byrd for their generosity and commitment to the RiverHawks women’s basketball program,” NSU women’s coach Fala Bullock, said.

“Speaker Byrd made a great statement to me following the photo by reminding me of the positive impact the Cherokee Nation, Tahlequah and University can have on each other through possible future partnerships,” NSU Director of Athletics Tony Duckworth said.

Education

BY STAFF REPORTS
01/10/2019 04:27 PM
The Johnson-O’Malley funding formula has been f...

BY GRANT NEUGIN
Reporter
01/10/2019 08:28 AM
Cherokee Nation citizen and Second-Class Midshipman Coby Bac...

BY ASSOCIATED PRESS
12/20/2018 04:20 PM
The region spent an average of rou...

BY WILL CHAVEZ
Assistant Editor – @cp_wchavez
12/14/2018 08:20 AM
They are now considered highl...

BY STAFF REPORTS
12/13/2018 08:11 AM
Oklahoma State University creates a pilot program to ...

BY STAFF REPORTS
12/12/2018 03:52 PM
The NAJA/NBC News Summer Fellowship gives st...