When she’s not playing or watching sports, Hixson is also an active member of St. John the Evangelist Church in McAlester. She’s a member of the Stations of the Cross group for St. John’s, traveling all over and even outside of Oklahoma to perform.
“I feel like I’m getting closer to the kids and the school and to God,” Hixson said.
“It’s just a good church family, and we get kind of close during Lent, and I like that.”
When Hixson moved here, she lacked both friends and an interest in sports.
Four years later, solving one problem helped solve the other.
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