Held at Fairfield Inn, more than 100 people were on hand to see local businesses and individuals receive awards for their efforts in enhancing Lock Haven’s downtown.,This Downtown Lock Haven project was completed in partnership with the Clinton County Economic Partnership, Lock Haven University, the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and others, according Downtown Lock Haven President Robert O. Rolley Jr.,And there was more on this special night as Downtown Lock Haven handed out annual awards to business people and volunteers recognized for their hard work and dedication in making the city a great place to shop and do business, some for decades.,Talking about long-time, commitment and dedication, a new award this year — Cornerstone Award — was presented to downtown businessman, Art Sanders.,“Schlesinger Communications has helped to bring ‘umph’ to Downtown Lock Haven Inc.’s Small Business Saturday promotion in a big, big way and also promotes the agency’s community activities, including parades and holiday events.
HAMPTON, Va. —The Oklahoma wrestling team split the first day at the Virginia Duals, falling to No. 16/16 (NWCA/InterMat) 22-12 before upsetting No. 20/14 Lock Haven 23-12 in the consolation bracket.,The redshirt freshman took a 6-0 lead in the first period with a takedown and a four-point nearfall before adding two more takedowns in the second.,The bout was tied at 2-all late in the second period, but Thomas scored a takedown at the whistle to take a 4-2 lead into the third.,The unranked Sooners upset No. 20/14 (NWCA/InterMat) Lock Haven behind wins from Anthony Madrigal, Demas, Jeffries, Thomas, Anthony Mantanona, Jake Woodley and Jake Boyd.,The bout was tied at 2-all after the first period, but Woodley scored three takedowns in the second period to take a 6-3 lead.
The Sooners will open the tournament with No. 16 and defending champion Arizona State on Friday at 8 a.m. CT.,The eight-team tournament field features top-25 opponents in No. 16 Arizona State, No. 20 Lock Haven and No. 13 Virginia Tech.,In its last weekend of competition, Oklahoma downed West Virginia 26-17, before taking No. 20 Pitt to the wire in a narrow 20-17 loss.,The redshirt freshman is No. 8 in FloWrestling’s latest release and No. 8 in the Trackwrestling rankings.,Fellow redshirt freshman Jake Woodley (197) was tabbed No. 24 by Trackwrestling, and as a team, the Sooners are T-36 in the same rankings.