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The Newkirk Tigers football team hit the road for Jones, Okla. Friday afternoon, Nov. 11 for the opening of the playoff season. The Tigers celebrated the event with a pep assembly at 1:30 p.m., which included plenty of games, activities, pep music and even performances by the youth mini cheer squad. The Tigers were wished off later that afternoon with a line of cars on U.S. Highway 77. The Tigers would fall to the Jones Longhorns 21 – 20. Tiger and Lady Tiger basketball begins Nov. 29 in Tonkawa against the Buccaneers.