For the third straight year, the Tyrone BobCats are winners of the area annual football fight song battle. Tyrone garnered 117 votes to win the top prize. Hugoton was close with 114 votes and wins $100 for its booster club. Turpin finished third and takes home a $50. check. Fans made their votes during phone calls to the Sportsguys show on Tuesday.
The top prize win Tyrone 150 dollars to their booster club and a catered meal from Billy's. Nine area football teams took part in the contest Thursday nights during the On the Sidelines shows at Billy's. The teams showed their school spirit by singing their fight song at the end of every show. Southwestern Heights, Satanta, Sublette, Moscow, Hugoton, Tyrone, Hooker, Beaver, and Turpin bellowed out their songs the past two months. The songs were recorded and will be played during the start of the Sportsguys Tuesday morning. The show airs weekday mornings from 7:37-9 AM weekday mornings on Talkradio 1270 and kscb.net. Tyrone won the past two contests.