Southwestern Oklahoma State University
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Band and Dancers Take Top Prizes at SWOSU Talent Show

(Photo 1) The band, Yesterdayz Pantz, won first place and $1,000 at the annual Bulldog Blitz Talent Show held recently at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford. SWOSU students (from left) Mark Matli and Madison Matli, both of Enid, and Carter Baker of Des Arc (AR) sang and played House of the Rising Sun. (Photo 2) Tying for second place and each winning $500  were dancers Neenu Kakkanatt of Bethany and Julio Esquivel of Guymon. Kakkanatt presented a Bollywood fusion dance and Esquivel did a folkloric dance.  The talent show, sponsored by the SWOSU Collegiate Activities Board, was held in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center and attracted a large crowd of students and area residents.