Bokoshe Tigers ready for season opener Friday night at Oaks

After some struggling seasons, there seems to be some renewed enthusiasm for Bokoshe Tigers football.The season for the Tigers will begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday as they hit the road to face the Oaks Warriors.“I can tell they're ready to play,” first-year Bokoshe coach Bryan Murray said. “They're wanting to go hit someone else. I can't see them not being up for this. They've really worked hard in the off-season and in practice. They're ready to prove to people that they're better. We're looking forward to Friday night.”• • •To get there: Take Oklahoma State Highway 31 west to Oklahoma State Highway 26. Take Highway 26 north to Oklahoma State Highway 9. Take Highway 9 west to Whitefield. Take Oklahoma State Highway 2 north to Warner. Take U.S. 64 west to Muskogee. Take U.S. 69 north to U.S. 412 just south of Chouteau. Take U.S. 412 to U.S. Alternate 412 where the Cherokee Turnpike begins. Take U.S. Alternate 412 east to Twin Oaks. Take Highway 412A south to Oaks.