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Edmond North rolls to Arizona championship

New Edmond North coach Gary Bandy felt the spring break tournament in Arizona was more important than the wins and losses. It...

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Edmond Santa Fe wins Arizona tournament

Edmond Santa Fe is rolling now. The Wolves upset national powerhouse IMG Academy on a walk-off error in the semifinals of the...

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Putnam North's Micah Thomas reopens recruitment

Micah Thomas is looking for a new place to play college basketball.

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Putnam City North's Micah Thomas named Big Ten Conference Player of Year

The Big Ten Conference announced its All-Conference awards Tuesday.

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Shawnee's Lauren Fields named Suburban Conference Player of Year

Shawnee star Lauren Fields’ first complete season with the Wolves led to an undefeated regular season and the program’s first...

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Choctaw's Aliyah Llanusa named Big Ten Conference Player of Year

Choctaw star point guard Aliyah Llanusa had quite a fun 24 hours. Wednesday night, she committed to play at Central Oklahoma....

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Edmond North's Caleb Isaacs fires no-hitter

Edmond North is going into spring break on a super high note. Senior left-hander Caleb Isaacs threw a no-hitter in an 8-0 win...

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Tulsa Washington's Bryce Thompson named state's Gatorade Player of the Year

Thompson tallied 19.6 points, 5.2 assists, 5 rebounds and 1.1 steals per game this season.

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ESPN ranks former Carl Albert star J.T. Realmuto No. 28 in baseball rankings

With Major League Baseball’s opening day two weeks away, ESPN is projecting a big year for former Carl Albert star J.T....

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Choctaw's Aliyah Llanusa commits to UCO

Choctaw star point guard Aliyah Llanusa is remaining close to home. Llanusa announced Wednesday that she has committed to...

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OCA announces 2019 Hall of Fame class

Longtime Davis football coach Jody Weber, former Carl Albert baseball coach Wayne Dozier and legendary Anadarko boys basketball...

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OCA announces selections for All-State wrestling teams

The dual will be held at Sand Springs High School at 7 p.m. July 24.

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Cashion girls basketball coach Totsy Manning announces retirement

After 22 years and three state championships, one of the state’s most prominent girls basketball coaches is retiring. Cashion...

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Piedmont to name Jeff Hall new football coach

The flexbone offense is coming to Piedmont. Yukon offensive coordinator Jeff Hall is expected be named Piedmont’s new football...

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Class 6A boys basketball: Booker T. Washington slows Micah Thomas enough to win title

TULSA — With 1:04 remaining, Tulsa Booker T. Washington junior Trey Phipps went to Putnam North’s bench. He had to pay respect...

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Class 4A boys basketball: Kingfisher gets revenge, beats Heritage Hall for title

Kingfisher talked all season about playing the best defense in the state.  Saturday night they proved it.  Facing off...

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Class 4A girls basketball: Anadarko defense smothers Muldrow en route to title

Anadarko's defense smothered Muldrow en route to a 4A girls title.

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Class 2A boys basketball: Rejoice Christian dominates defensively in fourth quarter to pull away from Hennessey

On the opening possession of the Class 2A boys state championship’s second half, Rejoice Christian showed where its advantage...

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Class 2A girls basketball: Oglesby, Howe come up clutch to beat Dale in state championship

Big-time players come up with big time plays, and that’s what Howe's Janei Oglesby did in Saturday’s Class 2A girls state...

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Class 6A girls basketball: Norman takes down rival Norman North for title

TULSA — Norman North had studied the move and may have even known it was coming. That still didn’t make it stoppable. Norman...

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Class 3A girls basketball: Adair's Autumn Hines steals it away from Christian Heritage

Adair coach Scott Winfield looked at his girls in locker room at halftime and delivered the blunt news.  He was frustrated...

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Class 6A boys basketball: Micah Thomas leads No. 16 Putnam North to upset of No. 1 Edmond Memorial

TULSA — Before the season even started, Putnam North coach Ryan Wagner had a challenge for his senior point guard Micah...

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Class 2A boys basketball: Bryan Villalobos' tip-in in regulation to force overtime helps Hennessey advance to finals

Hennessey is advancing to the finals thanks to Bryan Villalobos' late tip-in basket.

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Class 2A girls basketball: Danyn Lang carries Dale past Latta and into state finals

Dale will face No. 2 Howe for the state title at 2 p.m. Saturday at State Fair Arena

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Class 5A boys basketball: Del City tops Northwest Classen to clinch first title spot since 1980

TULSA — Every day, Del City players get a look at the gold ball trophy. Three years ago, coach Lenny Hatchett cleaned up the...

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Class 4A boys basketball: Kingfisher runs past Holland Hall

Holland Hall junior Brock Davis looked to the bench after picking up his fourth foul in the first half against No. 1...

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Class 2A girls basketball: Jalei Oglesby has 33 as Howe tops Hartshorne in semifinals

Howe will face the Dale/Latta winner in the championship game

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Class 4A boys basketball: Heritage Hall continues undefeated season, thrashes John Marshall

Shortly after tip, Heritage Hall took a lead it wouldn't relinquish.

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Class 4A girls basketball: Collins, Muldrow lock down Elgin late to advance to state championship

With 14.9 seconds left in the third quarter, Muldrow’s Taylen Collins flashed across the lane and intercepted a telegraphed...

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Class 5A girls basketball: Macias' buzzer beater lifts El Reno into final

El Reno advanced to the Class 5A girls title game on Merzedes Macias' buzzer-beating 3-pointer.

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Class 6A girls basketball: Norman North tops Mustang to force Crosstown Clash for title

TULSA — Norman North junior Kayton Kite had her trusty Pedialyte at the bench. For the better part of five days, it’s been her...

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Class 3A girls basketball: Christian Heritage unseats Sequoyah Tahlequah

Lexie Davis stole the ball for Christian Heritage Academy and began her attack up court.   The junior guard weaved up...

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Class 4A girls basketball: Anadarko downs Victory Christian with swarming defense, 3-pointers in state semifinal

Libby Zinn’s 3-pointer fell just before the halftime buzzer and the Anadarko sophomore screamed “let’s go!” It was the prelude...

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Holland Hall's Gabby Gregory named state's Gatorade Player of Year

Holland Hall star Gabby Gregory’s high school career ended Thursday in the Class 4A state tournament, but her first postseason...

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Class 6A boys basketball: Tulsa Booker T. Washington survives Southmoore's upset bid

Tulsa Booker T. Washington junior Jalen Breath has spent the better part of the year learning about the Hornets’ history. Now,...

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Class 3A girls basketball: Adair's Autumn Hines catches fire, Warriors earn berth in state title game

Adair's Autumn Hines scored 11 points in the fourth quarter to help the Warriors knock off Millwood.

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Class 6A girls basketball: Norman takes down Edmond Santa Fe to advance to title game

TULSA — Norman freshman Mikayla Parks was already planning her Saturday afternoon from the free-throw line. A championship game...

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Class 2A boys basketball: Rejoice Christian takes down Minco

Maybe it’s the football player in him, but Rejoice Christian guard Andrew Crow said he doesn’t feel into a game until he gets...

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Stillwater's Anthony Bland commits to Princeton

Stillwater star receiver Anthony Bland is headed to the Ivy League. Bland announced late Thursday his commitment to Princeton...

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Class 6A boys basketball: Micah Thomas, defending champ Putnam City North advance

The reigning 6A champions are still alive to defend their title. Class 6A No. 16 Putnam City North pulled away from Midwest...

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Class 6A girls basketball: Mustang upsets No. 1 Putnam West

TULSA — Mustang coach Kevin Korstjens is a math teacher, so words aren’t always his thing. But he had plenty of them headed to...

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Class 3A girls basketball: Olivia Curtis' second half lifts Christian Heritage past Roland

Christian Heritage Academy used a strong second half from Olivia Curtis to pull away from Roland, 57-49 Thursday in the 3A...

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Green leads Kingfisher to 4A semifinals

Kingfisher holds Elgin to 27.5 percent shooting in Class 4A quarterfinals

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Class 2A girls basketball: Latta wins physical battle over Fairview

Latta will face Dale in the Class 2A semifinals at 8 p.m. Friday in Yukon

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Class 3A boys basketball: Tylor Perry's buzzer beater wins it for Spiro

Tylor Perry prodded and retreated.  The Spiro senior had his way with Sequoyah Tahlequah defense for most of the...

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Class 2A boys basketball: No. 7 Rock Creek knocks out No. 1 Hooker in quarterfinals

Karson Dry fired off an imaginary bow. Instead of an arrow, pinky, ring and middle fingers sprung up from his left fist,...

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Class 6A boys basketball: Top-ranked Edmond Memorial rallies past Sapulpa

Despite trailing by three at halftime, Edmond Memorial blitzed No. 4 Sapulpa in the third quarter and went on to beat the...

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Millwood girls move on in state basketball tournament

Nykale Cramer, Alysia Pickett combine for 37 points to lead Millwood past Kingston.

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Class 6A girls basketball: Norman North's defense stifles Tulsa Union

TULSA — Tulsa Union had no options. For more than a minute, it could only pass the ball from one side of the arch to the other....

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Class 3A boys basketball: Metro Christian races past Hugo

Trevor Burns wanted was proud of how well his team travelled.  The Metro Christian faithful packed the Sawyer Center at...

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Class 2A girls basketball: Top-ranked Dale rolls over Chouteau

Dale will face the Latta/Fairview winner in an 8 p.m. semifinal Friday at Yukon

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Class 4A girls basketball: Quick start propels Anadarko past Newcastle

Anadarko took advantage of Newcastle's early mistakes.

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Class 2A boys basketball: Rodriguez, Villalobos tandem leads Hennessey past Vanoss

Neither Hugo Rodriguez or Bryan Villalobos entered Thursday as Hennessey’s leading scorer for the season. Both posted numbers...

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Alexander avoids foul trouble for Heritage Hall

Alexander scores 28 points to lead Chargers

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Class 4A boys basketball: Brock Davis leads Tulsa Holland Hall into state quarterfinals

Davis' 10 fourth-quarter points propel Dutch past Anadarko

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Class 6A boys basketball: No. 2 Booker T. Washington holds off No. 7 Putnam City West

No. 7 Putnam City West picked a bad time to start turning the ball over, handing the ball to the Hornets six times in the final...

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Class 2A girls basketball: Howe's Jalei Oglesby scores 42 in rout of Luther

Howe will face Hartshorne at 6:30 p.m. Friday in the semifinals at Yukon High School

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Sequoyah Tahlequah advances to 3A semifinals

Jonia Walker led Sequoyah Tahlequah into the Class 3A girls state semifinals with a win over Washington.

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Class 2A girls basketball: Hot start carries Hartshorne past Vanoss

Hartshorne advances to face the Luther/Howe winner in the semifinals at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Yukon

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Class 6A girls basketball: No. 14 Edmond Santa Fe upsets No. 2 Shawnee

TULSA — Edmond Santa Fe coach Paul Bass was noticeably wet as he stepped from the locker room. His players had lurked near the...

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Class 3A boys basketball: Kingston uses second half run to beat Christian Heritage

Swarmed by a mob of blue, Kingston's Jacob Germany couldn't get a clean look in the first half against Christian Heritage...

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Class 4A girls basketball: Victory Christian uses stifling defense to upend Fort Gibson

Victory Christian didn't allow a point in the second quarter. Then it didn't allow Fort Gibson to make a basket in the fourth...

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Southmoore advanced in the state basketball tournament to Friday's semifinals

With standout Sam Godwin in foul trouble, Southmoore big man Jordan Thompson picks up the slack.

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Class 2A boys basketball: Minco makes double-digit rally to reach semifinals

Trailing Okemah by 11 early in the second quarter, Minco seemed to be at risk for an early exit from the Class 2A state...

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Class 4A girls basketball: Paige Pendley's 3-point play in overtime sends Elgin to semifinals

Elgin's Paige Pendley scored five points in overtime and the game-winning three-point play to send the owls to the semifinals.

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Class 4A boys basketball: John Marshall beats Tulsa Central

Bears break away from Tulsa Central with 3-point barrage

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Class 6A girls basketball: Norman's Kendra Gillispie dominates in upset of Sand Springs

TULSA — Kendra Gillispie sized her Sand Springs defender. She was smaller, perhaps a little slower. So, Norman’s star sophomore...

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Class 3A girls basketball: Adair uses big 2nd half to get past Sulphur, 54-47

Adair advanced to the Class 3A girls semifinals with a win over Sulphur

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Class 2A boys basketball: Rejoice Christian trio carries Eagles past Dale

In the Class 2A boys state quarterfinals at Edmond North on Thursday, the Rejoice Christian trio of Reece Hamar, Jaden Lietzke...

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Class 3A boys basketball: Millwood powers past Washington

Millwood coach Michael Jeffries came into the state tournament knowing his team's versatility was key.  At least for the...

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OCA announces All-State swimming rosters

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Wednesday the rosters for the annual All-State swim meet. The meet will return to...

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Barnsdall's Joe Gilbert to be inducted into NFHS Hall of Fame

Joe Gilbert has coached for more than six decades at Barnsdall High School and now he’s gaining national attention....

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McGuinness DE/LB Brynden Walker commits to OSU

McGuinness star Brynden Walker’s recruitment gained a ton of momentum in a short span. Now, it appears to be over. Walker...

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Why the OSSAA moved Washington's state quarterfinal start times

Two Class 3A basketball state quarterfinal games will start at different times Thursday than other sites, and it’s the result...

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OSSAA sets Class 2A basketball state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for the Class 2A basketball state tournaments. The...

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Class 5A basketball state tournament brackets set

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for the Class 5A basketball state tournaments next...

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Class 6A basketball state tournament brackets set

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for the Class 6A basketball state tournaments next...

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OSSAA sets Class 3A basketball state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for the Class 3A basketball state tournaments. The...

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OSSAA sets Class 4A basketball state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for the Class 4A basketball state tournaments. The...

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Class B boys championship: Kinta takes Class B crown

Kaleb Stephens drove the baseline as time was winding down. The junior had struggled shooting all night Saturday in Kinta's...

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Class A boys basketball: Cyril takes down Fort Cobb-Broxton for Class A title

Cyril made it clear they wanted to face Fort Cobb-Broxton in the finals. The two Caddo-County rivals have a history. Fort...

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Class B girls basketball: Savannah Deatherage's steal, layup helps Varnum stun Hammon for title

Savannah Deatherage delivered a once-in-a-lifetime play to bring another championship to Varnum with a stunning 59-56 victory...

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Class A girls basketball: Seiling rolls to record fourth straight championship

With 2:56 remaining on the clock, Seiling’s faithful rose and cheered louder than ever. Karly Gore, Macy Gore, Raylee Tautfest...

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Class A girls basketball: No. 1 Seiling rolls past No. 10 Smithville

Seiling gets its chance at history, and there was never really any doubt. On a night where No. 1 Seiling flexed its muscles in...

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Class B boys basketball: Calumet rallies to take down Paden

Down six points midway through the fourth quarter Friday at State Fair Arena, Calumet coach Jacob Mayfield looked as his team...

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Class A boys basketball: Fort Cobb-Broxton takes down Glencoe

Fort Cobb-Broxton rolled after halftime, beating Glencoe 54-40 to advance to the Class A state championship game.

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Class A boys basketball: Cyril routs Okarche to clinch title game berth for first time since 1939

Jakobie Kaesemeyer scored 20 points to lead Cyril to the semifinals of the Class A boys basketball state tournament.

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Class B girls basketball: Varnum again cruises, set to face defending champion Hammon in finals

Had it not been for a slew of turnovers in the first half, Varnum could have garnered more time to play its bench.

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Class A girls basketball: No. 5 Hydro-Eakly stuns No. 2 Frontier

Gabbi Parker sat in the old stands of State Fair Arena year after year wondering if she would ever step on the hardwood floor....

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Class B girls basketball: Halee Morris leads No. 1 Hammon back to title game

Halee Morris doubted herself Thursday night. Her drop step and spin to her right near the block had faltered too much. She was...

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Class B girls basketball: Varnum cruises past Duke into state semifinal

It began pulling away near the end of the second quarter, but Varnum had all but sealed its victory by the end of the third.

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Class A girls basketball: Emma Routh leads Smithville past Cyril

Smithville will face top-ranked Seiling at 7:30 p.m. Friday at State Fair Arena

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Class B girls basketball: Hammon beats Webbers Falls 49-45 to keep repeat hopes alive

Hammon kept its quest for back-to-back titles alive with a 49-45 defeat of Webbers Falls in the Class B girls state tournament...

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Class A boys basketball: Fort Cobb-Broxton takes care of Garber

Kellen Hines got Fort Cobb-Broxton going. His teammates took it from there.

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Class B boys basketball: Alex Leon’s scorching second half helps Lookeba-Sickles advance

When the second half started, Alex Leon found a way to drive to the basket.

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Class B boys basketball: Calumet holds off Leedey’s second-half run to advance to semifinals

Calumet’s boys basketball team had active hands throughout the first half during its 64-57 win against Leedey in the...

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Class A girls basketball: Frontier survives upset-minded Tipton

Frontier advances to face Hydro-Eakly at 4:30 p.m. Friday at State Fair Arena

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Class A boys basketball: Glencoe survives Whitesboro in quarterfinals

Glencoe senior Cale Lazenby took a huge sigh when Whitesboro’s final shot clanged off the rim.

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Class A girls basketball: Hydro-Eakly rallies behind freshman to top Canute

BETHANY — Hydro-Eakly coach Jeremy Tharp has always believed in playing freshmen. To him, it’s simple. They play with no fear....

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Class B girls basketball: Lomega routs Red Oak 66-30 to reach state semifinals

Emma Duffy’s opening shot served as a sign of things to come.

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Class B boys basketball: Kinta’s methodical offense helps earn semifinal berth

During its 67-41 victory against Braggs on Thursday, the Eagles had three possessions of more than 30 seconds in the third...

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Class A boys basketball: Okarche turns on the jets to advance past Kiowa

Okarche senior Tucker Neuenschwander knows what to do when he hears to call.

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Class B boys basketball: Paden upset’s No. 2 Duke behind Luke Gunns' 26 points

When the ball hit Lane Edwards’ hands, there wasn’t even the slightest hesitation to shoot.

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OSSAA announces baseball state tournament sites

Six high school baseball state championship games will be played at minor league stadiums in May. The Oklahoma Secondary School...

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OSSAA sets Class B basketball state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for the Class B basketball state tournaments. The...

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OSSAA sets Class A basketball state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for the Class A basketball state tournaments. The...

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OSU offers McGuinness DE/LB Brynden Walker

In less than a month, McGuinness star junior Brynden Walker added nearly a handful of scholarship offers. Friday, the list grew...

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NFHS awards 9 Oklahoma schools new AEDs

Nine Oklahoma schools recently received Automated External Defibrillators as part of an effort by the National Federation of...

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Howe's Jalei Oglesby moves to No. 3 on 5-on-5 scoring list

Howe star senior Jalei Oglesby moved up the 5-on-5 scoring list earlier this week. Oglesby scored 23 points in Class 2A No. 2...

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Former Carl Albert star J.T. Realmuto had bags packed awaiting new destination

Former Carl Albert star J.T. Realmuto and his wife Alexis had their bags packed, but no destination from their Oklahoma...

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High school football: 40-second play clock coming this fall

Pace of play is reaching the high school level. The National Federation of State High School Associations announced Monday...

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Casady's Sam Bass named Gatorade Oklahoma Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year

Casady junior Sam Bass was named the Gatorade Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year for Oklahoma on Monday morning. Bass, who...

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The Oklahoman's spring media day set for Feb. 13

The Oklahoman’s annual Spring Sports Media Day is set for Wednesday, Feb. 13, at Bishop McGuinness High School. The event will...

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Broken Arrow's Gavin Potter uses body paint to pick Kansas

Broken Arrow linebacker Gavin Potter didn’t opt for the hat game. He went for body paint. Wearing a Kansas State hoodie to...

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Midwest City's Preston Colbert signs with Cornell

Midwest City star quarterback Preston Colbert is headed to the Ivy League. Colbert signed with Cornell on Wednesday, two days...

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Westmoore's Layne Grantham signs with UCO

Central Oklahoma landed a big recruiting class full of Oklahoma football players, but there was a steal in the group. Westmoore...

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OSSAA notebook: OSSAA reports big revenue decrease in football

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association said bad weather and a change in playoff seeding contributed to a...

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Millwood's Houston picks Nebraska

Millwood senior receiver De'Mariyon Houston is finally settled.  After decommitting from Texas before the early National...

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New Enid coach Rashaun Woods to suit up with Harlem Globetrotters

Rashaun Woods is ready to strike up the classic tune of “Sweet Georgia Brown” and see what he can do on a basketball...

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Heritage Hall's Conner Carey commits to Air Force

Conner Carey’s breakout season paid off in a big way. Heritage Hall’s star senior running back and defensive back will sign...

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OSSAA announces 2019 dual state tournament brackets

The high school wrestling postseason begins on Friday in Shawnee. The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association revealed...

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Tulsa Washington's Thomas Grayson commits to Kansas State

Tulsa Booker T. Washington star running back Thomas Grayson has finally found a future home. Grayson announced Monday his...

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Carl Albert RB Dadrion Taylor commits to Texas Tech

Carl Albert star running back Dadrion Taylor and new Texas Tech coach Matt Wells were determined to stay connected. On Sunday,...

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Aso Pogi changes direction, named coach at John Marshall

After one season away, Aso Pogi is returning to John Marshall High School. This time he’s not as the offensive coordinator....

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Former Norman North kicker Jackson Wilhite dies

Former Norman North kicker and current Southwestern Oklahoma State University kicker Jackson Wilhite died earlier this...

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OCA announces All-Star by Class football roster

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday the rosters for the annual All-State football game in late July. You can find...

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Edmond Memorial raising money for apartment fire victims

Edmond Memorial’s boys basketball team is holding a raffle for Oklahoma City Thunder tickets during Friday’s game, with...

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OSU offers Heritage Hall's Melvin Swindle

Heritage Hall offensive and defensive lineman Melvin Swindle just completed his sophomore season and he already has two Big 12...

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Newcastle girls upset Edmond Santa Fe for tournament title

With up to four freshmen in the starting lineup, Newcastle girls basketball coach Brett Sanders wanted growth last weekend....

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OCA All-State football team rosters announced

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday the rosters for the annual All-State football game scheduled for late in the...

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Norman's Maag named Oklahoma's Gatorade Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year

Sophia Maag rounds out her varsity cross country career with another honor.  The Norman senior was named the Gatorade...

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OSU offers one of Kenyatta Wright's sons

Oklahoma State latest scholarship offer involves a familiar name to Cowboys fans. OSU extended a scholarship offer to Vian...

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Purcell's Gavin Nation hits game-winning layup to upset No. 1 Vanoss

Even in chaos, Purcell junior Gavin Nation remained calm. Purcell had missed two go-ahead opportunities and the basketball was...

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Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Blake Snell to accept Warren Spahn Award

Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Blake Snell will accept the Warren Spahn Award, the award given annually to baseball’s top left-handed...

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Choctaw's Cade Kelly commits to Western Illinois

Choctaw offensive lineman Cade Kelly had multiple opportunities to play college football and he’s made his choice. Kelly...

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Tulsa Union's JT McCloud commits to Utah

Tulsa Union defensive back JT McCloud’s recruitment stock rose considerably following his senior season. Now, he’s found a...

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Harrah hires Kenny Speer as new football coach

Kenny Speer turned one downtrodden program around. Now, he’s tasked with doing that again. Speer was named Harrah’s new...

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OSSAA unanimously rejects third private school reclassification proposal

A third proposal from Blanchard superintendent Jim Beckham to reclassify private schools was shot down quickly on...

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Norman's Cade Horton flips commitment to OU for baseball and football

Norman star Cade Horton plans to continue a Sooners trend. The Tigers’ star baseball player and quarterback announced Tuesday...

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Former MLB All-Star Mickey Tettleton joins Oklahoma Christian staff

Former MLB All-Star Mickey Tettleton is back at the collegiate level. He was named an assistant baseball coach at Oklahoma...

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Christian Heritage senior Olivia Curtis named Gatorade Volleyball Player of the Year

For the second straight year, Christian Heritage Academy outside hitter Olivia Curtis was named the state’s volleyball Gatorade...

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Putnam City's Collin Clay, 2 OSU signees to play in International Bowl X

Putnam City star defensive end and Arkansas signee Collin Clay will join two Oklahoma State signees in representing their...

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Blanchard superintendent to deliver third private-school proposal

Blanchard superintendent Jim Beckham will present another proposal regarding the classification of private schools to the...

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Kingfisher guard Jett Sternberger commits to Rogers State

Kingfisher guard Jett Sternberger has made his college decision.  Sternberger, who was named to The Oklahoman's Little...

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Carl Albert's Dadrion Taylor decommits from Utah State

Carl Albert star running back Dadrion Taylor is back on the open market. Taylor announced late Thursday that he was reopening...

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Rashaun Woods named head coach at Enid

Rashaun Woods is taking on another rebuilding project. For six years, Woods rebuilt John Marshall High school into a football...

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Edmond North extends 'Three Dog Night' streak

For the 18th straight year, Edmond North left little doubt.  After defeating rivals Edmond Santa Fe and Edmond Memorial on...

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Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch to speak at Oklahoma Christian banquet

Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch will be the guest speaker at Oklahoma Christian’s annual baseball banquet Friday night in the...

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OKC baseball coaches hosting free youth coaches clinic

The Oklahoma City Baseball Coaches Association is hosting a free youth coaches clinic Wednesday night at Heritage Hall’s indoor...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Meet the first-team defense and special teams

Find out who joined Defensive Player of the Year Dax Hill on the first team.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Meet the first-team offense

Find out who joined Offensive Player of the Year Dadrion Taylor on the first team.

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Meet The Oklahoman's 2018 Big All-City football first team offense

Here is a look at The Oklahoman's picks for Big All-City first team offense: Preston colbert, midwest city Senior quarterback...

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Meet The Oklahoman's 2018 Big All-City football first team defense and special teams

Here is a look at the Big All-City first-team selections on defense: trace ford, edmond santa fe Senior defensive lineman...

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Meet The Oklahoman's 2018 Little All-City football first team defense and special teams

Here is a look at the Little All-City first-team selections on defense: Tyler bingham, tecumseh Senior defensive lineman...

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Meet The Oklahoman's 2018 Little All-City football first team offense

Here is a look at the Little All-City first-team selections on offense:  Carson Berryhill, tuttle Senior quarterback...

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Edmond North claims girls crown at Mustang tournament

Edmond North was able to grind out a win against the hometown favorites.  Facing off with host Mustang for the girls title...

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Midwest City routes Lawton Eisenhower in Mustang tournament final

Midwest City had five scorers in double digits on its way to winning the inaugural Mustang Holiday Classic tournament on...

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Tuttle wrestling wins fourth straight Kansas City Stampede championship

For the fourth year in a row the Tuttle Tigers are coming back from Kansas City with gold.  Tuttle wrestling took down...

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Aso Pogi to accept Putnam West head coaching job pending board approval

Former Oklahoma State and UCO quarterback Aso Pogi is set to become the next head football coach at Putnam West.  Pending...

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Bartlesville to promote Jason Sport to head coach

Bartlesville has found its new head coach within the program. Defensive coordinator Jason Sport has been recommended as the new...

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Talihina's Kyler Baugh signs with Houston Baptist

Talihina senior Kyler Baugh never lost sight of his dream, even as he bounced all over the football field this fall in...

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Tulsa Washington's Dax Hill signs with Michigan over Alabama

Surprise! The saga of Tulsa Booker T. Washington superstar Dax Hill’s recruitment drew to a surprising end Wednesday morning to...

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Tulsa Union lineman Ricky Stromberg flips to Arkansas

Tulsa Union offensive lineman Ricky Stromberg committed to Tulsa before the season started.  Now, just a few weeks after...

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Heritage Hall's Conner Carey picks up Air Force offer

With the early signing period closing in, Heritage Hall star senior Conner Carey is gaining recruiting interest. Carey...

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The Oklahoman's 106th All-State football first-team selections

The Oklahoman high school sports staff has revealed its first-team selections of the 105th All-State football team. The annual...

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Carl Albert's Dadrion Taylor commits to Utah State

One of the state’s top running backs is off the board. Carl Albert star senior running back Dadrion Taylor announced his...

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Oklahomans in bowl games

Bowl season began Saturday with a six-bowl slate and every bowl game—from the Celebration Bowl to the College Football...

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Tonkawa quarterback Braydon Hampton wins final fan poll

Tonkawa quarterback Braydon Hampton has won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll after leading the Buccaneers...

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District 2A-3 coaches honor Beggs' Kayson Toliver

District 2A-3 coaches gave one more honor to Beggs running back Kayson Toliver, who was allegedly shot and killed more than a...

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Mustang's Justin Wardlaw commits to Missouri State

Mustang defensive tackle Justin Wardlaw’s breakout season has led him to Missouri State. Wardlaw committed to Missouri State on...

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Edmond Santa Fe's Kamron Love commits to Navy

Edmond Santa Fe star defensive back Kamron Love has found a college home again. Love committed to Navy on Tuesday, weeks after...

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Crescent's Bowers commits to Oklahoma State as preferred walk-on

Crescent's Hunter Bowers will keep his high school colors as he heads to college.  The senior, who donned the Tiger orange...

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Tulsa Washington's Dax Hill flips commitment to Alabama

The recruitment of the state’s lone five-star prospect took another turn Saturday night. Just not to an in-state school. Tulsa...

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OSSAA announces football academic champions

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the academic state champions for each before the state...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

The season is over, but these players deserve their due.  The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top...

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OSSAA sets 2019-2020 fastpitch softball districts

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association Board of Directors approved the new fastpitch softball districts for...

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Friday Night Bites: More Thai food in Stillwater

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Tulsa Washington's Dax Hill named Oklahoma's Gatorade Player of Year

Oklahoma’s top high school football recruit is now being recognized as the state’s best player by Gatorade. Tulsa Booker T....

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Velma-Alma granted request to play independent 8-man football

Just as Class A looks to crown its next champion on Thursday night, one former champ is dropping from the ranks. ...

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McAlester coach James Singleton resigns

McAlester football coach James Singleton has resigned, according to the McAlester News-Capital. Singleton spent the past four...

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Millwood's De'Mariyon Houston decommits from Texas

One of the state’s top recruits is back on the open market. Millwood star receiver De’Mariyon Houston announced on his Twitter...

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OSSAA moves championship games to Thursday

With winter weather in Friday and Saturday’s forecast, the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association isn’t taking any...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by players in Week 4 of the Oklahoma high school...

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OSSAA sets Class 2A-B championship sites

Three high school football games remain this season and all will be Friday night. The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities...

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Friday Night Bites: Your Edmond Fixx

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Annual Baseball Show set for this weekend

The fifth-annual Oklahoma Baseball Show will be held Thursday and Friday at the Grand Casino in Shawnee, featuring several...

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CHA's Rylee Langerman commits to Arkansas

Christian Heritage star point guard Rylee Langerman can enter her junior season relaxed. Langerman announced Wednesday...

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Longtime Choctaw coach David Johnson dies

Longtime Choctaw middle school coach and athletic director David Johnson died suddenly Monday afternoon. He was 52. Johnson...

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Griffin Communications to air three high school football title games

Griffin Communications will broadcast the state’s three largest high school football championship games Friday night. The...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

Sam Brandt, QB/DB, Bethany: The junior quarterback got the Bronchos off to a hot start, running in two first quarter touchdowns...

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Heritage Hall's offense explodes in rout of Lincoln Christian

Entering Friday, Heritage Hall coach Brett Bogert had a good feeling about the Chargers’ offense against Lincoln Christian....

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Unranked Christian Heritage upsets No. 4 Stroud

Christian Heritage coach Tony Merrell has waited for a complete game all season. He got one Friday night. The unranked...

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OSSAA sets championship, semifinal sites

Six gold ball trophies will be raised and three championship matchups will be set Friday night across the state. The Oklahoma...

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Friday Night Bites: A burrito break from leftovers

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Christian Heritage keeps improving

Christian Heritage coach Tony Merrell jokes his hair has shown a little gray the past few weeks. But it’s all worth it. The...

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Stillwater's Smithton wins player of the week fan poll

Stillwater receiver Jack Smithton has won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll after an outstanding performance...

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High school sports: 2019 college signing list

Baseball Tyler Ash, Sand Springs (Eastern) Connor Beichler, Owasso (OU) Geovanni Blackshaw, Jenks (NOC-Tonkawa) Jaden Bray,...

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Edmond Santa Fe's Kamron Love reopens recruitment

Three months after making his college decision, Edmond Santa Fe star defensive back Kamron Love reopened his recruitment. Love...

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Carl Albert's Dadrion Taylor proving he's healthy

Carl Albert star running back Dadrion Taylor looks like his old self after missing the first half of the season with a knee...

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Southwest Covenant football is having its best season ever

Southwest Covenant quarterback Ben Webb discovered early this season that his newest receiver was a difference maker.  He...

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Report: Former Muskogee DB Kamren Curl suspended by Arkansas

Former Muskogee standout defensive back Kamren Curl will not play in Arkansas’ game Friday at Missouri while he serves a...

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Washington's run game, defense lead way past Holland Hall

With the offense initially sputtering, Washington’s defense stepped up against a potent Holland Hall offense to keep the game...

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Class 6A-II state championship location, date set

Stillwater is returning to Owasso. The top-ranked Pioneers will face No. 2 Bixby there 7 p.m. Friday. Nov. 30, for the Class...

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Former Ringling star Jackson Dillon criticized over tackle against SMU

Memphis linebacker Jackson Dillon, a former Ringling star, is under fire for a tackle he made Friday night against SMU that...

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Tuttle's big second quarter leads to rout of Hilldale

Class 4A No. 1 Tuttle only needed a 12-minute span to take control. The Tigers scored touchdowns on four straight possessions...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 2 of the Oklahoma...

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OSSAA sets date, locations for state semifinals

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association is making Black Friday more entertaining. Every high school football...

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Former Heritage Hall QB Quinn Shanbour scores twice after tragedy

Former Heritage Hall quarterback Quinn Shanbour closed out his final home collegiate game as a hero Thursday night. In a week...

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Friday Night Bites: Tulsa's meat tornado

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Schools move kickoff times for second week of playoffs

Here is a list of second-round playoff games moved to 7 p.m. Friday across the state, along with the matchups for the Class 6A...

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McGuinness swimmer Hanna Newby signs with Auburn

Hanna Newby loved everything about Auburn, which is why Wednesday was a day she’s patiently anticipated since her June...

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Tulsa Memorial’s Boone twins sign with OSU

Tulsa Memorial twins Kalib and Keylan Boone signed their letters of intent to Oklahoma State on Wednesday, the first day they...

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Wagoner's Dale Condict sets records with win

Wagoner coach Dale Condict has been one of the state’s most successful coaches the past 14 years leading the Bulldogs. The...

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Stillwater's Qwontrel Walker breaks two school records

Stillwater running back Qwontrel Walker’s name is atop the Pioneers’ record book thanks to a breakout sophomore season. Walker...

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Tulsa Washington's Dax Hill named semifinalist for national award

Tulsa Booker T. Washington star safety Dax Hill was named a semifinalist for Maxwell Club’s National High School Defensive...

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Stillwater headlines COAC All-Conference awards

Stillwater’s undefeated regular season is already bringing home some hardware. The Pioneers’ coach, star running back,...

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Mustang coach Jeremy Dombek resigns

MUSTANG — Jeremy Dombek is ready for something different. Dombek resigned Monday following six seasons as Mustang’s coach to...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 1 of the Oklahoma...

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OSSAA sets Class 6A-I, Class 6A-II semifinals

For a second straight year, the Class 6A-I state semifinals will be a Saturday doubleheader at Tulsa University. The Oklahoma...

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Friday Night Bites: Ribs on a ranch

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Carl Albert hosting RED Out against El Reno

With Veteran’s Day quickly approaching, Carl Albert is opening the playoffs by honoring veterans. The Titans will host a RED...

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Several teams moving kickoff to 7 p.m. in playoff opener

Several schools across the state have moved kickoff times up to open next week’s playoffs. Under Oklahoma Secondary School...

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Brackets set for inaugural Mustang Holiday Classic

High school basketball over the end-of-the-year holiday break is back in Oklahoma City. Mustang announced Wednesday morning the...

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Oklahoma High School football: Piedmont's Pickard wins fan poll

Piedmont running back Davontae Pickard has won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll after an outstanding...

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OSSAA granting free admission to veterans in first round of playoffs

For a fifth straight year, veterans will be admitted free to any high school football playoff game Friday night across the...

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The Oklahoman's Winter Sports Media Day set for Nov. 14

The Oklahoman's annual Winter Sports Media Day is set for Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Bishop McGuinness High School. The event will...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 10 highlight some...

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High school football first-round playoff pairings

Here are the pairings for the first round of the high school football playoffs. All games are scheduled for Friday.

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Enid football coach Steve Hayes resigns

Just hours after Enid completed a one-win season, the Plainsmen are looking for a new football coach. Steve Hayes resigned as...

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Friday Night Bites: Underrated burger special

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Western Heights receiver Carlos Lewis wins fan poll

Western Heights receiver Carlos Lewis has won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll after an outstanding...

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Edmond Santa Fe's Kamron Love could miss rest of season

Edmond Santa Fe star senior defensive back Kamron Love’s season is in jeopardy. Love suffered a concussion Oct. 12 in a loss...

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OHSFPSA coaches announce All-State softball rosters

The Oklahoma High School Fast Pitch Softball Association announced the roster for its annual All-State softball games. The...

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Oklahoma Coaches Association announces All-State volleyball teams

After leading Edmond Santa Fe to back-to-back titles, the Wolves had two girls selected for the Oklahoma Coaches...

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Fight ends two football team's seasons

A brawl following the post-game handshake between U.S. Grant and Capitol Hill will end both school's seasons.   Following...

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Norman North's Blaine Martin has breakout game

It was only a matter of time until Norman North running back Blaine Martin broke loose. It just took a little longer than...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week poll

The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 9 highlight some...

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Friday Night Bites: Comfort food in Guthrie

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Tuttle's Parker Ross wins Player of the Week fan vote

Tuttle receiver Parker Ross has won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll after an outstanding performance...

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Tech Fall Foundation established to help wrestling coaches

In an effort to keep the state’s top high school wrestling coaches and spark more coaching interest, the Tech Fall Foundation...

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Dale's Delanie Manning named District 2A-1 MVP

Dale star softball player Delanie Manning was recently named the MVP of District 2A-1 by coaches throughout the district....

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 8 highlight some...

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Friday Night Bites: Mashed potatoes in Kingfisher

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Fans choose Norman-Jenks for Cox broadcast

Cox’s YurView Game of the Week broadcast is now up to a fan vote on select dates, and this week’s game is Friday’s Norman at...

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Legendary girls basketball coach Charlie Heatly dies

Legendary girls basketball coach and longtime basketball state tournament DJ Charlie Heatly died overnight. He was 84. Heatly...

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Comanche Times publisher dies months after coaches save his life

Just two months after two Comanche High school football coaches saved his life, Comanche Times publisher Steve Bolton has...

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OCS quarterback Calyn Halvorson wins fan poll

Oklahoma Christian School quarterback Calyn Halvorson has won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll after...

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Tulsa Washington's DJ Jones suffers season-ending injury

Tulsa Booker T. Washington senior defensive back and Oklahoma State commit DJ Jones’ high school career is over. Jones will...

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Norman's Cade Horton returns from injury to spark win

Coming off an ankle injury, Norman quarterback Cade Horton needed a big night. He got one Friday night in his best game of the...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 7 highlight some...

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Cache RB Arthur McDonald's TD run goes viral

Cache running back Arthur McDonald had no intention of being tackled Thursday night. For at least one impressive play that has...

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Friday Night Bites: Stuffed pineapple in Cushing

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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OSSAA moves state softball tournament to Wednesday

Rain again forced another change to the softball state tournaments. The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association...

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OSSAA moves Class 6A-4A softball championships to Friday night

Another rainy forecast for Saturday forced the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association to make the softball state...

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Class 6A and 5A State volleyball tournament brackets set

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for next week’s Class 6A and Class 5A volleyball...

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Tuttle quarterback Carson Berryhill wins fan poll

Tuttle quarterback Carson Berryhill has won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll after throwing for two...

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Hennessey picks up first win to keep playoff hopes alive

Hennessey coach Rick Luetjen intended for a better start than 2017 and for the Eagles to be more diverse on offense. Then the...

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Madill's Asa Robertson leads way to first district win

Madill’s first ever win in Class 4A district play was not without drama. Trailing Harrah by five late in the fourth quarter,...

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OSSAA sets Class 6A-4A softball state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for the final softball state tournaments of the...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 6 highlight some...

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Stillwater RB Qwontrel Walker ejected, could miss game

Stillwater star running back Qwontrel Walker could miss next Friday’s game against Lawton after being ejected from Friday’s...

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Friday Night Bites: A tasty trip to Choctaw

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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OSSAA moves softball, fall baseball championships to Friday night

The possibility of heavy rainfall Saturday has led to several changes for state championship games. The Oklahoma Secondary...

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OSU basketball team to hold open practice at John Marshall

Oklahoma State basketball coach Mike Boynton announced Wednesday that the Cowboys will hold an open practice Oct. 14 at John...

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Mount St. Mary quarterback Luke Wagner wins fan poll

Mount St. Mary quarterback Luke Wagner has won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll after scoring four...

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OSSAA sets fall baseball state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for the fall baseball state tournaments Monday....

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Class 3A-B softball state tournament brackets set

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association has set the brackets for the Class 3A-B softball state tournaments....

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A big night for Seminole, Okemah running backs

Two running backs, two huge nights.  Stars for Seminole and Okemah were huge in leading their teams to big wins last week....

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Del City's Jahkobie Smith breaks through in second start

A full week of practice at quarterback worked wonders for Del City’s Jahkobie Smith. The sophomore backup quarterback made his...

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Brackets set for Class 3A and 4A state volleyball tournaments

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the brackets for next week’s Class 4A and Class 3A volleyball...

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The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 5 highlight some...

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Friday Night Bites: Crazy tacos in Stillwater

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Prague's Brayden McGinnis has huge night

Last week’s poor weather conditions only played into the hands of Prague star Brayden McGinnis. McGinnis rushed for more than...

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Norman North's Blaine Martin cleared to play following eligibility issues

Norman North got a jolt of energy Wednesday morning. Running back Blaine Martin was cleared to play after sitting out the...

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OSU's Justice Hill react to Dax Hill's commitment

A short-spoken Justice Hill, Oklahoma State's star running back, was willing to expand to a multi-sentence format when it came...

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Acosta family makes two hole-in-ones in same tournament

Making a hole-in-one is a special moment. But it’s even better when two members of the same family do it in the same...

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Edmond Santa Fe's Keira Neal commits to North Texas

One of Class 6A’s top returning girls basketball players is headed south of the Red River. Edmond Santa Fe senior guard Keira...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

Thunderstorms forced many teams around the metro area to change their schedule to avoid playing in monsoon-type...

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Cashion's Lamb delivers on game-winning drive

It’s a play Cashion doesn’t practice.  Trailing Christian Heritage Academy with less than 30 seconds to go, Cashion...

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Community Christian footballs builds numbers, finds success

Community Christian coach Mat McIntosh left the recruiting up to his players.  After a winless season last year, McIntosh...

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The Children's Center Bowl raises more than $11,000

The Children’s Center Bowl was again a fundraising success. The ninth annual event that culminates with a Bethany High School...

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Bus carrying Southeast High School football team involved in accident

A charter bus carrying the Southeast High School football team to Friday night’s scheduled game against Altus was involved in...

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Friday Night Bites: The King of Shawnee

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame luncheon to benefit ALS

The Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame’s final 2018 Leadership Luncheon will benefit ALS Association Oklahoma in honor of former Jim...

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Gundy: Cowboys liked but overlooked UNT’s Fine

Oklahoma State liked quarterback Mason Fine out of Locust Grove, but OSU coach Mike Gundy said Fine's 5-foot-11 height caused...

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High school football games being moved due to weather forecast

With a bleak weather forecast Friday, several high school football games across the state are being moved to Thursday. Here is...

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Deer Creek's offense takes off

Deer Creek softball’s offense has really taken off this week. Through two games, the Antlers have scored 33 runs, routing both...

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Carl Albert's run game breaks through

Former Carl Albert coach Gary Rose always believed it took five or six weeks for an offensive line to really click. Through...

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Tecumseh rolls past Bridge Creek

Led by a huge offensive outburst and big defensive night from Tyler Bingham, Tecumseh routed Bethel 59-7 to close out...

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Tulsa Booker T. Washington's Dax Hill commits to Michigan

Tulsa Booker T. Washington five-star safety Dax Hill has made his decision. And he’s not remaining in state to follow his...

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Edmond Santa Fe's defense leading way

Through three games, Edmond Santa Fe’s defense has been the team’s driving force. And that’s a good thing. The Wolves’ defense...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

Close games and upset victories marked another week of football.   Week 3 of Oklahoma high school football was highlighted...

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Friday Night Bites: 'Gravy over all' in Bartlesville

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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Yukon's Isaiah Butler takes home player of the week honors

Yukon running back Isaiah Butler won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice "Player of the Week" poll after returning two kickoffs for...

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Tuttle continues fast start with win over Plainview

Tuttle is on a roll entering its bye week. The fourth-ranked Tigers have won all three games to open the season, including two...

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Washington's Lance Spaulding shines in rout

Muddy conditions only helped Washington’s rushing attack Friday night. The seventh-ranked Warriors rolled to a 31-0 rout of...

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Crossings Christian upsets Minco in OT

Crossings Christian coach Jonathan Keathly notices a new confidence around his team. And it showed when it mattered Friday...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

Isaiah Butler, RB, Yukon: The dynamic playmaker did all to help Yukon remained undefeated in a victory against Moore, returning...

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Heritage Hall rallies past Clinton

Heritage Hall coach Brett Bogert challenged the Chargers’ offensive line at halftime. They were behind two scores to Clinton...

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Friday Night Bites: Previewing two top games, restaurants

Welcome to Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The Oklahoman’s Jacob...

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NewsOK Varsity Podcast: Questions and answers

Welcome to the NewsOK Varsity podcast with high school writers Jacob Unruh and Adam Kemp. Each week, they will discuss the hot...

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Carl Albert RB Dadrion Taylor suffers knee injury

Carl Albert star running back Dadrion Taylor suffered a knee injury during the final plays last week's game and will not play...

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Jenks OL Brady Latham commits to Arkansas

Jenks offensive lineman Brady Latham took 15 days to make his college decision. Latham announced Tuesday night that he...

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Heritage Hall's Billy Ross Jr. fine following asthma attack

Heritage Hall senior Billy Ross Jr. is expected to play Friday night at Clinton a week after an asthma attack cut short his...

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OATA begins Safety in Football Campaign

The Oklahoma Athletic Trainers’ Association began its third annual Safety in Football Campaign across the state last week in...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

Week 1 is in the books and fans were treated to rivalry drama, marquee matchups and standout performances from around the metro...

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Edmond Santa Fe's Trace Ford commits to OSU

EDMOND — Trace Ford spent the better part of the past month on edge. Ford, a three-star defensive end at Edmond Santa Fe, had...

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Friday Night Bites: Previewing Week 1's top games, food

Welcome to the first edition of Friday Night Bites, a weekly blog during the high school football season in which The...

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Guthrie's JD Coonfield wins Player of the Week poll

Guthrie defensive back JD Coonfield has won The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll racking up 16 tackles, a sack...

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NewsOK Varsity Podcast: A heavyweight battle in Week 1

Welcome to the NewsOK Varsity podcast with high school writers Jacob Unruh and Adam Kemp. Each week, they will discuss the hot...

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Southmoore beats Deer Creek on walk-off hit

Southmoore needed a big hit to avoid a disappointing collapse Tuesday, and it came from a freshman. Alexsis Hernandez laced a...

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Seahawks sign Oklahoma-native Tyler Lockett to a three-year extension

The Seahawks are keeping one of their pending free agents in the fold, agreeing to a three-year extension with receiver Tyler...

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Crossings Christian QB Owen Crotts has big opener

A year ago, Owen Crotts was Crossing Christian’s third-string quarterback as a freshman. Five weeks later, he would be thrust...

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Seiling's Bryson Gore shines in return to football

Seiling sophomore Bryson Gore hadn’t played a football game in three years, so some rust was expected Friday night. Instead, he...

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Hall of Fame football coach Bill Scott dies

Oklahoma Coaches Association Hall of Fame football coach Bill Scott, who coached Bristow to three state championships, died...

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OCPA president rebukes interim study regarding OSSAA private school classification

The president of the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs believes the focus of politicians should not be on private school...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's city-area high school football Player of the Week Fan Poll

Football is back. Zero week was highlighted by some exciting overtime finishes, new names making big plays and a few familiar...

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Guthrie scores 5 defensive TDs in rout of Enid

Guthrie capitalized on every Enid mistake Friday night. The Bluejays scored five times on defense — returning three...

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No. 6 Choctaw rallies to top No. 9 Shawnee in overtime

SHAWNEE — Choctaw junior Deysean Moore estimated the pain at nine on a scale of 10, yet he never left the field. He was...

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Ken Hayes & Enos Semore go back a long way

More than 200 gathered for John Hudson's annual reunion of former Oklahoma basketball people.

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Former Edmond Memorial swimmer Kellie Fischer named Scholastic All-American

Former Edmond Memorial star swimmer Kellie Fischer was named a Scholastic All-American this week by USA Swimming. She...

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OCS kicker Jack Gosden raising money for childhood cancer research

Oklahoma Christian School kicker Jack Gosden is raising money throughout the season to help fight childhood cancer. Gosden is...

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Lawton's Jalin Barnett stepping away from football

Former Lawton star offensive lineman Jalin Barnett is stepping away from football at Nebraska. Huskers offensive line coach...

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Tulsa Washington's Thomas Grayson decommits from Nebraska

Tulsa Booker T. Washington running back Thomas Grayson is going back to the drawing board. Grayson announced Wednesday night...

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Deer Creek's Daxton Byers commits to North Texas

A Deer Creek offensive lineman is the latest high school football player from Oklahoma to commit to North Texas. Senior Daxton...

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The Oklahoman's preseason high school football rankings

The Oklahoman's high school football preview section doesn't hit newsstands until Wednesday, Aug. 29, but games begin Thursday...

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Jenks' Brady Latham picks up Arkansas offer

It was only a matter of time before Jenks senior Brady Latham added a big scholarship offer. Monday night, it arrived. Latham...

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Christian Heritage WR Bridge Bullard adjusting to new QB

For the past few years, Bridge Bullard has developed into a dynamic receiver with friend Camden Cargill throwing passes...

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Harrah's Jeff Roberson moves back to running back

Harrah junior Jeff Roberson just wants to make the playoffs. After a 2-8 season, Roberson is willing to do anything to make...

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Edmond Santa Fe's Kamron Love commits to Charlotte

As the season nears, Edmond Santa Fe defensive back Kamron Love can enter with a peace of mind about his future. Love...

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Newcastle's McKenzie Wagoner throws back-to-back no hitters

Newcastle junior pitcher McKenzie Wagoner is off to a hot start in the circle. Wagoner dealt back-to-back no-hitters over the...

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Kingfisher's Ian Daugherty commits to OSU

Ian Daugherty waited nearly two weeks to make his decision, but all along it was the offer he had hoped to receive. Daugherty,...

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Sooners coach Lon Kruger to be inducted into UTRGV Hall of Fame

Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger along with his wife, Barbara, will be honored by UTRGV in November and Kruger will be inducted into...

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Jenks coach valiantly faces ALS

Trimble says ALS might win, but it won't be without a fight

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Edmond North names Gary Bandy new baseball coach

Edmond North is bringing Gary Bandy back to Oklahoma. Bandy was named the Huskies’ new baseball coach Monday night after...

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Curt Knox hired at Edmond Memorial

Legendary girls basketball coach Curt Knox is back. Knox was named the new coach at Edmond Memorial late Monday night, just one...

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Midwest City brings back Midnight Madness with high expectations

Midwest City’s seniors wanted to open the season as soon as possible, partly due to excitement and partly due to last season’s...

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Holland Hall's Gabby Gregory commits to OU

One of the state’s top girls basketball players in staying close to home. Holland Hall star senior Gabby Gregory committed to...

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Putnam North's Will Taylor commits to Missouri State

Putnam North star linebacker Will Taylor holds just one Division I scholarship, and that’s fine with him. Taylor announced late...

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Longtime Harrah baseball coach Dennis Gaines dies

Longtime Harrah high school baseball coach Dennis Gaines died Friday morning, his son announced on Twitter. Gaines, 76, coached...

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Prague's Chantae Embry tears ACL

PRAGUE — Chantae Embry’s sophomore season may be over before it even started. Prague's star basketball player will undergo...

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Lawton promotes Ryan Breeze to head football coach

LAWTON — Like father, like son. Lawton assistant football coach Ryan Breeze is following his father’s footsteps. Breeze told...

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Oklahoma officials raising money for cancer research

The Oklahoma Officials Association is working to raise money for cancer research for a second straight school year. The OOA...

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Edmond Memorial's Dandy Peeler resigns as coach

Edmond Memorial girls basketball coach Dandy Peeler is moving to an administrative role, and that means the Bulldogs need a...

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OSSAA's David Jackson named NFHS president

Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association executive director David Jackson’s responsibilities are extending to a...