Oklahoma scene: RedHawks' job fair scheduled Feb. 28 and March 1

The Triple-A baseball franchise is looking to fill open support staff positions for the 2014 season.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: February 17, 2014
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The Oklahoma City RedHawks will have a job fair for the 2014 baseball season on Feb. 28 and March 1 at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. The annual spring gathering will help the Pacific Coast League franchise fill game day staff positions such as ushers, gate attendants, ticket window attendants and retail workers.

The RedHawks and Professional Sports Catering will also add food service staff members. Positions include cashiers, cooks, kitchen managers and wait staff. Two part-time internship positions are open in the culinary and catering departments for those looking for college credit.

Those who apply for a position must be available for all 72 home games and other scheduled events during the baseball season.

A list of available positions is at www.okcredhawks.com, or call (405) 218-1000 for more information.

The job fair runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day.

OU FINISHES FOURTH AT NATIONAL DUALS

The No. 11-ranked Oklahoma wrestling team finished fourth out of 14 teams at the NWCA Division I National Duals after going 2-2 during the two-day event in Columbus, Ohio.

OU (11-5) fell to No. 13 Ohio State, 23-16, in the third-place dual on Monday.

Second-ranked Kendric Maple (149 pounds), Clark Glass (165 pounds), top-ranked Andrew Howe (184 pounds), and Zach Merrill (285 pounds) picked up wins against the Buckeyes, who took the dual's other six matches.

OU also lost to No. 4 Cornell (12-0), 23-20, in the semifinals on Monday.

On Sunday, OU advanced to the semifinals with wins over Bloomsburg and Central Michigan. Sunday also marked the return of senior All-American Jarrod Patterson, ranked No. 7 at 125 pounds, who made his first appearance since suffering a knee injury on Jan. 19 against Northern Iowa. Patterson picked up wins against Bloomsburg and Central Michigan, but was one of three recently injured starters who did not wrestle Monday.

OU is expected to be at full strength when it returns to the mat on March 8 as it hosts the Big 12 Championship inside McCasland Field House.

STARS SWEEP

The No. 2-ranked Oklahoma City University men's golf team, and the school's No. 3-rated women's team swept team and individual championships Monday at the Claude Jacobs Intercollegiate in Victoria, Texas.

The OCU men, behind medalist Anthony Marchesani, beat No. 8 Texas Wesleyan by two shots and top-ranked Wayland Baptist (Texas) strokes. The women's team, led by Elia Folch, finished 11 strokes ahead of Northwood (Texas).