National Championship Football Team to Serve as Grand Marshal of SWOSU Parade

The 1996 NAIA national championship football team from Southwestern Oklahoma State University will be Grand Marshal of the 2016 SWOSU Homecoming Parade this Saturday in Weatherford.

Under Coach Paul Sharp, the SWOSU Bulldogs won the NAIA National Championship on December 7, 1996 with a 33-31 victory over Montana Tech at Milam Stadium in Weatherford.

Members of the team will be gathering in Weatherford this weekend to participate in the 2016 SWOSU Homecoming festivities, which are themed “Return of the Champions.” The annual parade begins at 1:30 p.m.

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