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High school notebook: Norman North's Aiden Hayes qualifies for 2020 Olympic trials

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Norman North's Aiden Hayes competes in the boys 100-yard butterfly during the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference swim meet in January. He qualified for the 2020 Olympic trials in the event over the weekend. [Nate Billings/The Oklahoman]
Norman North's Aiden Hayes competes in the boys 100-yard butterfly during the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference swim meet in January. He qualified for the 2020 Olympic trials in the event over the weekend. [Nate Billings/The Oklahoman]

Norman North star sophomore swimmer Aiden Hayes is one step closer to the Olympics.

Hayes qualified for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials over the weekend in the 100 butterfly, swimming in 53.98 seconds at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Bloomington, Indiana.

The qualifying time was 54.19 seconds.

Hayes, who turns 16 later this month, was The Oklahoman’s All-City Swimmer of the Year for a second straight season. In February’s state swim meet, he broke two iconic records — Jake Pearce’s 50-yard freestyle and Olympic medalist David Plummer’s 100 backstroke.

OSSCA sets All-State rosters

The Oklahoma Slow Pitch Softball Coaches Association recently announced its rosters for the annual All-State games to be played next month.

Three games are set for Saturday, June 15, at Oklahoma Christian University beginning at 11 a.m. with the games featuring Middle West and Middle East. Large follows at 1 p.m. and Small caps the day at 3 p.m.

Here are the rosters:

Large West

Ray Ferara, Cache; Makalyn Herring, Chandler; Lainee Brown, Choctaw; Janessa Larman. Choctaw; Kennedy Holderread, Cushing; Kaitlyn Turner, Cushing; Makenzie Lasker, Harrah; Brianna Webster, Lexington; Gabby Sears, McLoud; Courtney Barnes, Moore; Morgan Schmidt, Moore; Makenzie Richards, Mustang; Coley Larson, Perkins-Tryon; Tatum Swink, Perkins-Tryon; Jaycee Kievit, Southmoore; Karli Petty, Southmoore; Presley Rumsey, Southmoore; Jillian Bouse, Woodward; Coach: Chance Griffin, McLoud.

Large East

Jules Callahan, Broken Bow; Kamryn Gentry, Broken Bow; Shelby Sharrock, Broken Bow; Makenzie Austin, Fort Gibson; Maddie Jo Williams, Fort Gibson; Jaden Vantrees, Hugo; Catheryn Rodman, Jenks; Mayson Evans, Kellyville; Madison Neighbors, Kellyville; Makiah Torres, Kellyville; Kobe McDonald, Kingston; Phynix Coleman, Muskogee; Rylie Boone, Owasso; Elizabeth Luttrell, Sand Springs; Kaylee Smith, Sequoyah Tahlequah, Emily Sampson, Tahlequah; Lanie Sanders, Tahlequah; Jayda Harris, Tulsa Union; Coach: Scott Neighbors, Kellyville.

Middle West

Sunzie Harrison, Allen; Kadree Austin, Apache; Sara Lock, Dale; Delanie Manning, Dale; Skyler Thompson, Dale; Maddie Mason, Fairview; Madilynn Lively, Mangum; Dustie Pence, Mangum; Sarah Rogers, Mangum; Mackenzie Mong, Merritt; Maddy Munn, Minco; Kalee Cross, Navajo; Amanda Davis, Navajo; Katelyn Tice, Stratford; Kalylee Clifton, Strother; Kylee Neuman, Stroud; Brooke Logan, Washington; JP Willige, Washington; Coach: Chad Smith, Prague.

Middle East

Jasmine Shores, Barnsdall; Allison Nickels, Caddo; Olivia Weaver, Caddo; Taylie Jamison, Calera; Bailey Roland, Calera; Brady Rowland, Colbert; Jaycee Kitchell, Hartshorne; Madison Osborne, Haskell; Lauren Lee, Henryetta; Loren Ford-Rogers, Howe; Jalei Oglesby, Howe; Baylee Highfill, Oktaha; Ashlynn Johnson, Rattan; Hannah Sorrells, Rattan; Bailey Gobble, Ripley; Taylor Chambers, Tushka; Alissa Kindred, Tushka; Krystin Cunningham, Valliant; Coach: Jason Truett, Caddo.

Small West

Madison Lax, Arapaho-Butler; Carli Word, Arnett; Tymber Britton, Binger-Oney; Kaylee Milligan, Binger-Oney; Mysty Nevarez, Binger-Oney; LeAnne Thompson, Canute; Megan Anderson, Central Marlow; Brianne Rhoades, Covington-Douglas; Abby Jones, Duke; Allison Rhodes, Fort Cobb-Broxton; Avery Wilson, Fort Cobb-Broxton; Kenedie Walker, Hammon; Brooke Carmen, Leedey; Alondra Galindo, Shattuck; Kaylee Jo Holt, Shattuck; MaKayla Petree, Shattuck; Brookylen Stenger, Sterling; Slater Eck, Waukomis; Coach: Leland Williams, Arapaho-Butler.

Small East

Sarah Fleming, Asher; Bailey Larman, Asher; Savannah Been, Dewar; Morgan Britt, Dewar; Taegan Freeman, New Lima; Kayleigh Hunter, Red Oak; Shandee Noah, Red Oak; Makenzie Darnell, Roff; Alexis Chamberlain, Stonewall; Dawsyn Lyon, Stonewall; Cecily Crawford, Stuart; Ashley Brown, Stuart; Sienna Hooser, Stuart; Savannah Deatherage, Varnum; Madyson Kinsey, Varnum; MiKayla Wildcat, Varnum; Ashlen Bailey, Whitesboro; Lizzie Lemay, Whitesboro; Coach: Chance Chapman, Stuart.

Jacob Unruh

Jacob Unruh is a graduate of Northeastern State University. He was born in Cherokee and raised near Vera where he attended Caney Valley High School.During his tenure at NSU, Unruh wrote for The Northeastern (NSU's student newspaper), the... Read more ›

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