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Oklahoma Centennial High School may be almost out of time

Oklahoma Centennial High School, whose athletics have always been a bright spot, has been tapped for closure under sweeping OKC...

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Prep parade: Northwest Classen girls looking for boost

Entering the state's biggest high school basketball weekend, Northwest Classen changed tournaments looking for a boost with the...

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Moore victory gives son win over father

Moore assistant coach Zac Knox spent four years coaching alongside his father. Tuesday night, they faced each other for the...

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High school sports notebook: Norman North, Edmond North win COAC swim meet

Last winter's Class 6A boys state swimming champion Norman North is again atop the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference. The...

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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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High school athletes of the week

Boys basketball Cedric Rollerson, Mount St. Mary Mount St. Mary senior guard Cedric Rollerson has accepted the challenge. This...

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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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High school notebook: 8 in-state players nominated for McDonald's All-American games

Eight boys and girls basketball players around the state have been nominated for the annual games to be played in March. Final...

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High school boys basketball roundup: Dyson Plumley sparks El Reno

El Reno senior Dyson Plumley calmly stood in the corner, caught the pass, dribbled once and released a smooth shot. All net....

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High school girls basketball roundup: Shawnee's Makyra Tramble finds shot in rout

Shawnee senior Makyra Tramble scored 16 points in the second half to come out of a shooting slump and lead the way in a win at...

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Winding basketball journey finds McCoy back at home

Losing four out of five starters and most of its bench production from a season ago, Norman North is still right in the thick...

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Thunder stars join judging panel for student film contest

Patrick Patterson's Oklahoma City Thunder teammates Steven Adams and Jerami Grant will give him an assist with his “Pat...

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Prep parade: McLoud's season centers on honoring fallen teammate

Months after the death of sophomore Kaylen Thomas, McLoud continues to honor her each game.

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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...

Thunder defense a no-show against Lakers

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Billy Donovan says it's his fault. He told the Thunder it needed to be better on offense. Mission accomplished. But be careful what you wish for. The Thunder indeed is scoring with more frequency. But it apparently has come at the cost of...

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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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High School Basketball: Tuesday, Jan. 15

Tuesday's Results Boys City Area Bethany 52, Blanchard 43 Bridge Creek 55, Pauls Valley 48 Calumet 97, Gracemont 19 Carl Albert...

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High school girls basketball roundup: CHA tops Jones on Rylee Langerman's buzzer beater

Christian Heritage junior point guard Rylee Langerman hit a shot as time expired to beat Jones 46-44 in a chaotic finish.

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High school boys basketball roundup: DJ Alexander makes the plays in the clutch for John Marshall

John Marshall point guard DJ Alexander likes to be the quiet leader. But the junior's big plays in the clutch against a rival...

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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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South Carolina HS football player dies during ACL surgery

A high school football standout in South Carolina died during surgery a day after he committed to play in college, according to...

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High school notebook: Jones girls win first tournament in 5-on-5 era

As Jones celebrated winning Beggs' girls tournament on Saturday, coach Jenni Holbrook was unaware of the history made. Jones...

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High school athletes of the week

Girls basketball Aliyah Llanusa, Choctaw For years, Aliyah Llanusa had a pause that made her shot just a tad slower than normal...

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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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High School Basketball: Saturday, Jan. 12

Saturday's Results Tournaments Alex Longhorn Classic Calumet 62, Alex 45, champ. Chattanooga 61, Stratford 50, 3rd Verden 53,...

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Heritage Hall's Alexander stars again on big stage

Heritage Hall's Trey Alexander was lights out in the championship game of the Putnam City Invitational championship game,...

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High school girls basketball roundup: Piedmont's Delanie Crawford catches fire in rout

Piedmont sophomore Delanie Crawford made her first eight shots and finished with 25 points to lead the top-ranked Wildcats to...

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High School Basketball: Friday, Jan. 11

Friday's Results Boys Commerce 52, Afton 30 Coweta 50, Grove 23 Wister 43, Arkoma 35 Girls Barnsdall 41, Pawhuska 29 Commerce...

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High School Basketball: Thursday, Jan. 10

Thursday's Results Tournaments Achille Red River Shootout Bennington 71, Atoka JV 56 Madill JV 51, Mill Creek 32 Achille 47,...

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High school girls basketball roundup: No. 1 Putnam West survives No. 9 Tulsa Union

Putnam West beat Tulsa Union 57-54 in overtime, passing a huge in-state test during the Putnam City Invitational.

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High school boys roundup: Undefeated Edmond Santa Fe advances

Edmond Santa Fe coach Josh Williams is comfortable with the expectations. It's a part of his team's identity. No. 1-ranked...

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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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High school girls basketball roundup: Choctaw's defense stifles Westmoore

Choctaw held Westmoore scoreless in the third quarter of the Lady Jaguars Classic opener, turning a close game into a rout.

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High school boys basketball roundup: Putnam West's Walker stars in the clutch

Down six points to Edmond North with less than five minutes to play, Putnam West coach Lenny Bert pulled junior guard Rondel...

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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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Prep parade: New coach, last season's heartbreak driving Putnam West girls to new level

Putnam West isn't over last season's championship loss. Under new coach Davia Brock, the Patriots are off to a hot start that's...

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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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High school boys basketball roundup: Millwood hits last-second shot to beat Carl Albert

In the midst of chaos, Myles Jeffries just tried to keep his head. The final seconds of Class 3A No. 2-ranked Millwood's 55-53...

Can Murray make height critics wrong again?

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Murray once thought big-time college football might be unattainable; maybe he thought the same of the NFL

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High school girls basketball roundup: No. 10 Moore upsets No. 5 Edmond Santa Fe

Moore sophomore Aaliyah Moore scored all 19 of her points in the second half, leading the Lions to a huge victory.

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High School Basketball: Tuesday, Jan. 8

Tuesday's Results Boys City Area Amber-Pocasset 68, Wayne 50 Bridge Creek 40, Marlow 36 Calumet 85, Geary 35 Casady 77, Harding...

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Oklahoma scene: AJ Hinch to speak at OC baseball banquet

Houston Astros manager AJ Hinch will be Friday's guest speaker. Hinch, a Midwest City native, led the Astros to the 2017 World...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Broken Arrow's Zach Marcheselli thrived under pressure

Broken Arrow senior linebacker Zach Marcheselli, a TCU signee, was one of the most talked about players in the preseason. He...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Tulsa Union's Stromberg ready for the big time

Less than 48 hours before signing day, Tulsa Union lineman Ricky Stromberg made the switch from the University of Tulsa and...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Tuttle's Dylan Coffman overcomes shoulder injuries to lead to way to title

Tuttle linebacker Dylan Coffman played through two shoulder injuries to lead the Tigers to the Class 4A state championship.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Westmoore's Layne Grantham ends high school career with solid season

The 6-foot-2, 306-pounder was a force on both sides of the ball for the Jaguars as he recorded 93 pancake blocks on offense and...

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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: Broken Arrow's Gavin Potter went from backup quarterback to star linebacker

Broken Arrow senior Gavin Potter thought his future was at quarterback. Turns out, he's a better linebacker.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: First step set Edmond Santa Fe's Trace Ford apart

Edmond Santa Fe defensive end Trace Ford finished the year with 41 tackles, three sacks, five pass breakups and two forced...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Ardmore's Sitani Lemeki served up the punishment all season

Try watching highlights of Sitani Lemeki without a smile on your face.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Zach Hale helped Christian Heritage Academy shock the state

Hale helped CHA believe it could surprise everyone in the state.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Owasso quarterback Will Kuehne remained consistent while growing as leader

Owasso quarterback Will Kuehne went from inexperienced quarterback to veteran leader, duplicating his breakout junior season...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Doubters fueled Del City receiver Jeff Foreman

Jeff Foreman feels unstoppable. The speedy receiver came into his senior year looking to prove any Del City doubters wrong.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Broken Arrow's Andrew Raym became best player on state's best line

Broken Arrow junior offensive lineman Andrew Raym is regarded as the state's top offensive lineman. While leading the Tigers to...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Norman North's Cole Mashburn used work ethic, talent to become force

Norman North star senior defensive lineman and linebacker Cole Mashburn delivered all over the field while impressing his new...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Bixby receiver Brennan Presley became an all-around playmaker this season

Brennan Presley gave it 24 hours to sink in. For the fifth straight year, Bixby made the state championship game in Class 6A-II.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Aggressive style didn't always come natural to Plainview's Eli Russ

Russ averaged 10 pancake blocks per game during his junior season to lead the way for an offense that averaged 380 yards and...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Bethany's Brandt takes huge stride in junior season

Bethany’s Sam Brandt isn’t normally one to dwell on things.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Stillwater's Qwontrel Walker lived up to early hype

Stillwater sophomore running back Qwontrel Walker had the ability to be a star from an early age. He lived up to the hype this...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Jenks lineman Brady Latham grew into a Division I recruit

The offensive tackle from Jenks wasn't attracting much attention from college recruiters as a sophomore, so he started eating a...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Moving made Broken Arrow's Aaron Stokes a star defensive back

After two years at Tulsa East Central, Aaron Stokes moved to Broken Arrow and became the missing link in a championship defense.

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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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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Rejoice Christian's Andrew Crow didn't expect to produce the kind of numbers he did

Andrew Crow of Rejoice Christian rushed for 2,621 yards and scored 43 touchdowns.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Tulsa Edison's Sevion Morrison captured attention across the state

Tulsa Edison running back Sevion Morrison was unknown outside of Tulsa entering the season. After a remarkable five-game...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Tulsa Union's Noah Rauschenberg has deep range at kicker

Like a lot of kickers, Noah Rauschenberg's journey into football began on the soccer pitch.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Guthrie's Vargas came through in the clutch for the Bluejays

Vargas, who has been selected to The Oklahoman’s All-State football team as a punter, was also a marksman as a kicker,...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Blanchard's Jamie Nance showed of dynamic playmaking skills in senior season

Jamie Nance just wanted to give it his all. Even when others expected he would not.

Thunder's Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot maintains relationships with scattered former teammates

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Former teammates are scattered throughout the country due to trades and free agency. All their schedules are packed with travel for at least six months out of the year. Players go from spending every day together to hanging onto friendships...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: Gaining confidence key for Putnam North's Will Taylor

Putnam North linebacker Will Taylor was tired of not being taken seriously.

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David Tenison led Beggs through tragedy and triumph

In the wake of the shooting death of starting running back Kayson Toliver, first-year Beggs coach David Tenison had to manage...

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Carl Albert's Dadrion Taylor became unstoppable in playoffs

For three years, Carl Albert running back Dadrion Taylor was a star. But he was never better than this postseason.

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2018: A look at past offensive, defensive and coach award winners

A look at past winners of The Oklahoman's All-State Offensive Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and Coach of the...

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The Oklahoman's 106th All-State football team

A complete look at The Oklahoman's 106th All-State football team, including first team, second team and honorable mentions.

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The Oklahoman's Big All-City football roster

A complete look at The Oklahoman's Big All-City football roster for the 2018 season.

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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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High School Basketball: Friday, Jan. 4

Friday's Results Boys City Area Bethel 57, Harrah 42 Blanchard 47, Bethany 44 Calumet 71, Union City 41 Cashion 66, Watonga 39...

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High school boys basketball roundup: Memorial's Drew Tennial leads with defense against Norman

Edmond Memorial senior Drew Tennial knows what comes first. Even though his team has more offensive firepower this season,...

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High school girls basketball roundup: Edmond North's Kamri Heath's late steal and layup seal upset

Edmond North senior Kamri Heath stole the ball from Jacie Evans with 6 seconds remaining and made the game-winning layup just...

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Big All-City football: Carl Albert's Dadrion Taylor became better leader following injury

Carl Albert star running back Dadrion Taylor missed four weeks with a knee injury, but in that span became a better leader.

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Big All-City football: Will Taylor helped lead Putnam North turnaround

Checking in with his coach the day after his sophomore season ended, Putnam North linebacker Will Taylor felt sick. He had just...

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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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19 things to look forward to in Oklahoma sports in 2019

It's the first week of 2019 and what better way to plan for the year ahead than selecting 19 things Thunder, Sooner and Cowboy...

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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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The Oklahoman's Little All-City football roster

A look at the complete Little All-City football roster for the 2018 season.

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For 75 years, Geary has been the state's capitol for wrestling

GEARY — Few cars are parked on main street in Geary. Even fewer people meander between the last remaining open stores in town....

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Little All-City football: Dylan Coffman was heart and soul of Tuttle's physical defense

Tuttle senior linebacker Dylan Coffman grew up in Tuttle wanting to be the next to lead the way to a title. He is The...

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Little All-City football: Conner Carey proved unstoppable for Heritage Hall

A Week 1 wake-up call roused more than a defending champion. It also stoked a fire within senior Conner Carey. “I think we came...

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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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High school basketball notebook: Mustang girls take down Seiling

MUSTANG — It's not often a Class 6A school plays the underdog role to a Class A school. But Mustang coach Kevin Korstjens...

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High school basketball notebook: Class A No. 1 Seiling girls rout Class 6A No. 7 Midwest City

Class A No.1 Seiling has won three straight state championships and in the process taken down Class 6A opponents. Thursday was...

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Tuttle claims fourth straight Kansas City Stampede title

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

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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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Last sister at 'The Mount'

Sister Betty Elmer became the last sister at 'The 'Mount' after she retired from her post at Mount St. Mary High School, the...

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High school notebook: Pogi to become Putnam West football coach

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

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High school football: Running backs ruled, but can you pass these quizzes?

In a time where passing rules, Oklahoma went back to the ground this season. Here is a quiz of some of the state's top running...

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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...

Chuba Hubbard made the grade and then some

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Taylor Cornelius was the Liberty Bowl MVP but threw two interceptions that could have cost the Cowboys.

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OU vs. Alabama: The story behind college football's most unlikely star

No player in college football has a more unlikely story than Alabama running back Josh Jacobs. The Tulsa native went from...

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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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High school football: 2019 college signing list

A list of Oklahoma high school football players who have signed to play college football.

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High school notebook: Tulsa Washington's Dax Hill signs with Michigan after all

Eleven days after flipping his commitment to Alabama, Tulsa Booker T. Washington star Dax Hill surprised the nation by signing...

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Millwood's Marcus Major excited to be part of Sooner running back history

Marcus Major flashed the horns down hand sign after signing his paperwork, his entire family by his side and the Millwood...

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High school football: Support system lifts Blanchard's Jamie Nance to college football dream

Blanchard wide receiver Jamie Nance signed with Nebraska on Wednesday, the result of a huge support system throughout the years.

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No signing on Signing Day? It didn't bring down De'Mariyon Houston

De'Mariyon Houston, one of the best wide receivers in the country, was an observer on Signing Day. He was committed to Texas up...

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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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OSU football: Trace Ford's mental approach changed the course of his football career at Edmond Santa Fe

Trace Ford 'stopped being childish' entering his junior year at Edmond Santa Fe and is set to sign a letter of intent to play...

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High school notebook: Tulsa Washington duo remains in limbo

A Tulsa Washington defensive back will sign a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday. It just might not be prized recruit Dax...

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High school football: Carl Albert's Dadrion Taylor taking patient approach to recruiting

Carl Albert star running back Dadrion Taylor is committed to Utah State, but he's waiting until February to sign.

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Why OU recruiting remains strong despite defensive uncertainty

Signing Day arrives Wednesday, so all of the OU football assistants have been on the recruiting trail in recent weeks. But with...

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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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High school notebook: Hale scores last-second tip in for CHA win

Just because the high school football season is over, the hits didn't stop for Christian Heritage guard Zach Hale. A little...

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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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Cynthia Circle became Quarterback Alley in Norman

Only 15 houses sat on Cynthia Circle, but the 33 kids that grew up there made memories to last a lifetime

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High school football: Millwood star De'Mariyon Houston's recruitment remains up in the air

Millwood star receiver De'Mariyon Houston recently reopened his commitment after picking Texas. With signing day just a few...

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The Oklahoman's 2019 Super 30 rankings

Entering the first signing period for Division I football athletes, The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh and Adam Kemp rank the top 30...

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How an Oklahoma quarterback helped lead North Texas' resurgence

On the day the bowl season kicks off, North Texas will face Utah State in the New Mexico Bowl with a chance to win its 10th...

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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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High school swimming: Tuttle's Hallie Sheffield pushes forward in pool

After a four-month break from swimming, Tuttle sophomore Hallie Sheffield is back in the pool as the school's lone swimmer, and...

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Oklahoma City-area swimmers to watch

Here is a look at high school swimmers around Oklahoma City to watch this winter.

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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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High school notebook: Ferguson Jenkins, Michele Smith Award winners announced

The top five baseball and softball players will receive the award on Friday, Jan. 25, as part of the annual Warren Spahn Award...

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Coaches, athletes suspended after brawl at girls basketball game

The fight happened Tuesday at a basketball game between East Central and Ponca City.

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Barn Cats: Cashion wrestling beginning from humble origins

Cashion is embarking on its first ever season of high school wrestling this year.

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Five high school wrestlers to watch this season

Here are five wrestlers to keep your eyes on as the high school wrestling season gets underway.

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How keeping coaches has changed Northwest Classen

On a night coaches from Northwest Classen High School will be honored during Fields & Future's annual Bowtie Ball, the case...

Shut up and tackle? Not if OU wants to remedy racism

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On the day our country commemorated civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., Oklahoma President Jim Gallogly announced that two women involved with a blackface video have withdrawn from the university and "will not return to campus." It's a...

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High school basketball rankings

Here is a list of the top 10 teams in each class.

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High school girls basketball: Legendary coach Arnelia Spears returns to stabilize Millwood

After four years of retirement, legendary coach Arnelia Spears is back coaching at Millwood on an interim basis.

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Prep parade: Looking back on 2018 high school football season

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh and Adam Kemp look back on four storylines of the 2018 football season.

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High school girls basketball: The Oklahoman's preseason All-State teams

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh selects the preseason All-State girls basketball teams for each classification.

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High School Basketball: Tuesday, Dec. 11

Tuesday's Results Boys City Area Blanchard 59, Chickasha 39 Calumet 77, Corn Bible 36 Casady 78, Jones 55 Cashion 98, Thomas...

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High school boys basketball rankings

6A 1. Putnam West (16) 2. Edmond Santa Fe (4) 3. Sapulpa (6) 4. Edmond Memorial 5. Tulsa Booker T. Washington (3) 6. Midwest...

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Heritage Hall's Trey Alexander embracing early success

Aspects of Trey Alexander's daily life look a lot like many high school athletes. The 15-year-old studies hard at Heritage...

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The Oklahoman's Preseason All-State Boys Basketball Team

The Oklahoman's Preseason All-State Boys Basketball Team

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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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How Mustang landed new coach Lee Blankenship

Mustang introduced new football coach Lee Blankenship on Tuesday after a month-long courtship

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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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Teel leads Sperry to first state football title

Beau Teel came in just shy of 10,000 career yards entering Sperry’s championship game against Beggs on Thursday.

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Lee Blankenship to get Mustang job

Mustang has its new football coach. Bartlesville coach Lee Blankenship will replace Jeremy Dombek, who resigned following the...

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OSSAA names football academic champions

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

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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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High school football: The Oklahoman's final rankings

With the high school football season concluded, The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh ranks the top 10 teams in each class.

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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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High school notebook: Hill named Gatorade Player of the Year

Oklahoma's top high school football recruit is now being recognized as the state's best player by Gatorade. Tulsa Washington...

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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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Taylor brothers coaching top two quarterbacks in 2016 NFL Draft

The success of Zac Taylor with the Rams and Press Taylor with the Eagles have people wondering if they could be the next...

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Sperry takes down Beggs for 2A title

OWASSO — With less than 5 minutes until kickoff, each Beggs player stood on the field facing a near capacity visitor's side...

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Shattuck wins another state title, beats Regent Prep

Bralyn Hill was in pain. The pain wasn't anything new for Shattuck's starting running back during Thursday's state title game....

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Tonkawa wins Class A title over CHA

STILLWATER — Clinging to a one-point lead and trying to salt away the game, Tonkawa quarterback Braydon Hampton went ahead and...

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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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Friday Night Lights: How a Christian Heritage family came together in a time of need

As Christian Heritage Academy prepares for Thursday's Class A title game, a giant family remains intact five years after tragedy.

Terrance Ferguson is performing above his pay grade

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Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson is playing defense at a level above his weight class. More importantly for the Thunder, he’s also performing above his pay grade.

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High School Sports Notebook: Ray comes up big for Midwest City against Del City

Ray led Midwest City with 31 points, five rebounds and four assists in the Bombers 71-69 victory against rival Del City on...

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High school football: The Oklahoman's Class 2A-B championship picks

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh predicts the outcome of the three remaining high school football state championship games Thursday...

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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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High school basketball: Tuesday, Dec. 4

Tuesday's Results Boys City Area Bethany 77, Chickasha 40 Carl Albert 70, Piedmont 55 Casady 90, SeeWorth Aca. 32 Classen 79,...

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How David Tenison shepherded Beggs through grief to high school football state finals

On the eve of Beggs' improbable appearance in the Class 2A title game, there are many reasons for this team's success after the...

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Tonkawa coach grateful for another playoff run

TONKAWA — Tonkawa coach Mike Kirtley said there's been a theme to his football team's success. Right place, right time. As the...

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High school notebook: Millwood's 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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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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Broken Arrow's Quintevin Cherry accepts role to lead way to title

Broken Arrow senior quarterback Quintevin Cherry helped lead the Tigers to their first ever state championship. He is The...

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High school notebook: 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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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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High school football: Why severe weather didn't derail title games

Despite severe weather being in Friday's forecast, the OSSAA elected to play each game. That led to delays across the state on...

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Carl Albert edges Ardmore for 3rd straight state championship

EDMOND — Each time a Carl Albert coach gave a 5-minute warning to the locker room, sophomore quarterback Ben Harris got...

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Tuttle completes 14-0 season with title win over Bethany

YUKON — Carson Berryhill ran right, then busted loose for the end zone. Berryhill ran 29 yards for the winning touchdown to...

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Carey's 5 TDs carry Heritage Hall past Sulphur

Conner Carey was just getting started when Mother Nature delayed his team's early momentum. Upon resumption, he picked right...

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Bixby wins fourth state title in five years

OWASSO — The Bixby Spartans used a new wrinkle to capture their fourth state football championship in five years. Cade Cavender...

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Broken Arrow wins first state title, beats Jenks

TULSA — Not even Mother Nature, despite her considerable efforts, could keep Broken Arrow from winning its first state football...

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Former Jenks standout Tyler Ott honors mother, March of Dimes in NFL's 'My Cause, My Cleats' iniative

Tyler Ott will wear special cleats to commemorate the March of Dimes when the Seattle Seahawks host the San Francisco 49ers on...

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Christian Heritage upsets No. 3 Rejoice Christian

Christian Heritage squeaked into the Class A playoffs but rolled into the championship game.

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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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Southwest Covenant falls to Tipton in Class C final

WEATHERFORD — Southwest Covenant's dream season ended in heartache. The undefeated Patriots stood toe to toe with defending...

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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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High school football: The Oklahoman's championship, semifinal picks

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh predicts the outcome of each high school football championship and semifinal game Friday night.

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Gunnar Gundy becoming next great quarterback in family

Stillwater quarterback Gunnar Gundy is looking to lead the Pioneers to the program's first championship since 1967, following...

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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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Prep parade: Why OSSAA schedules football championships at same time

For the past three seasons, high school football championship games have been all played at 7 p.m. Friday. Here's why.

Thunder’s defense springing leaks, but not unsalvageable

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The Thunder has faced adversity this season, but its defense has never been as strained as the last two weeks.

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High school notebook: Ardmore built on offensive line strength

Ardmore averages nearly 370 yards rushing a game and will try to snap Carl Albert's 35-game win streak in Friday's state...

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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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High School Basketball: Tuesday, Nov. 27

Tuesday's Results Boys City Area Byng 51, Community Chr. 35 Calumet 59, Lomega 32 Cleveland 45, Perkins 31 Coyle 52,...

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High school notebook: Bethany looking for different outcome in Tuttle rematch

A state title matchup with Tuttle this week has Bethany coach Jon Arthur thinking twice. As Bethany prepares for a rematch with...

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Carey thriving in role as No. 1 back and leader for Heritage Hall

Conner Carey entered his senior year with a list of goals. He probably won't complete most of them. “I set all these receiving...

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Carl Albert's Dadrion Taylor playing best at right time

After missing a month with a knee injury, Carl Albert senior Dadrion Taylor keeps getting stronger at the right time.

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Little All-City softball: Meet The Oklahoman's first-team selections

A look at each member of The Oklahoman's Little All-City softball first team

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The Oklahoman's 2018 Little All-City softball roster

A look at The Oklahoman's annual Little All-City softball roster.

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Little All-City softball: Tuttle's Macy McAdoo finishes strong following breakdown

Tuttle ace pitcher and Oklahoma signee Macy McAdoo had a breakdown to end the regular season, but she rebounded in a big way to...

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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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Big All-City softball: Meet The Oklahoman's first-team selections

A look at each player on The Oklahoman's Big All-City softball first team.

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The Oklahoman's 2018 Big All-City softball team

A look at The Oklahoman's Big All-City softball roster.

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Big All-City softball: Deer Creek's Emily Hott delivered in big moments

Deer Creek senior Emily Hott delivered in big situations all fall while leading the Antlers to the Class 6A state semifinals....

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CHA upsets No. 4 Stroud in Class A quarterfinals

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

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Southwest Covenant dream season continues

All the Southwest Covenant football team wanted was a chance.

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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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Untapped Potential: Oklahoma looking to join growing list of states with all-girl divisions in wrestling

YUKON — Peyton Hand was in her own zone. Pacing back and forth on the fringes of the Yukon High School gym, she rolled her neck...

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Bethany trims Clinton in two overtimes

WARR ACRES — Bethany found itself backed up with 26 yards to go to the end zone on fourth down in the second overtime. On the...

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High school football: No. 1 Tuttle uses gutsy play call to hold off No. 2 Poteau

No. 1 Tuttle remained undefeated behind a gutsy fourth-down play call to advance to next week's championship game.

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Kiser's three scores lift Sulphur over Kingfisher

EDMOND — Sulphur's Trey Kiser has dreamed of this moment since the fourth grade. He wasn't going to let a sore ankle stand in...

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Meet The Oklahoman's All-City boys cross country first team

Meet The Oklahoman's All-City boys cross country first team

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Meet the first team All-City girls cross country team

Meet the first team All-City girls cross country team

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The Oklahoman's All-City boys cross country teams

Meet The Oklahoman's All-City boys cross country teams.

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Norman runner Sophia Maag used hike to strengthen confidence

NORMAN — When a race gets tough, Sophia Maag thinks back to her summer in the wild. The tranquility of nature mixed with the...

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Mustang's Simonsen is a smart racer

Gabe Simonsen has that extra gear. At only 5-foot-5, Simonsen doesn't have the long stride of what you'd expect from a champion...

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The Oklahoman's All-City girls cross country teams

Meet The Oklahoman's All-City girls cross country teams.

How the Sooners have moved on from the Trae Young show

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A year ago, Austin hosted ESPN’s College GameDay when the Sooners were in town. Trae Young and then No. 12 OU were shaping the college basketball narrative, and altering college basketball broadcasts.

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The Oklahoman’s 2018 All-City volleyball teams

Meet the The Oklahoman’s 2018 All-City volleyball teams.

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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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All-City Volleyball: Meet The Oklahoman’s first team selections

All-City Volleyball: Meet The Oklahoman’s first team selections

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Robinson's game clicked for Edmond Santa Fe title run

Kaeli Robinson was sensational for Edmond Santa Fe as they repeated as Class 6A champions after taking out Stillwater 3-0 in...

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Even after his death, Kayson Toliver is still part of the football team in Beggs

As the teams and the intrigue in the high school football playoffs get better, none can top Beggs. Only three weeks ago, the...

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High school football: The Oklahoman's third-round playoff picks

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh predicts the outcome of each high school football playoff game this week.

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Tuttle makes long awaited return to semifinals

It's been 10 years since Tuttle practiced on Thanksgiving. The Tigers regained their footing to reach the Class 4A state...

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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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High School Sports Notebook: Southwest Covenant having best season ever

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

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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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Brandt's passing development has Bethany back in semifinals

BETHANY — Sam Brandt knew people were on to him. As a sophomore, Brandt helped lead the Bethany to the Class 4A state...

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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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Millwood alum Cameron Batson proving he is worthy of Titans roster spot

Cameron Batson’s rookie year in the NFL has been a roller coaster.

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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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High school football playoffs: Vian ends Millwood winning streak

Playing with two hobbled running backs and struggling to move the football, Vian went to its bag of tricks. It found some...

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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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Metro Christian outslugs Jones in 2A playoffs

JONES — Asher Link wasn't supposed to run the football on the play, but the Tulsa Metro Christian quarterback saw an opening...

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No. 1 Stillwater advances to title game

No. 1 Stillwater continued its dream season with a 38-28 win over No. 4 Tulsa Washington to advance to the Class 6A-II state...

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Bixby pushes past MWC for finals

JENKS — Stifled all night in its running attack, Bixby went back to the Cade Cavender well. Cavender took the snap lined up as...

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High School Football Roundup: Vian upsets Millwood

Vian upsets Millwood River Simon ran for a 1-yard touchdown with seven seconds remaining to give Vian a 27-26 victory over No....

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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...

OSU football: Enoch Smith Jr. finds his inspiration in his younger brother, Trey

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Oklahoma State defensive tackle Enoch Smith Jr. will play his final game as a Cowboy in the Liberty Bowl

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High school football: The Oklahoman's second-round playoff picks

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh predicts the outcome of each high school football playoff game this week.

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Clinton senior Holden Powell playing for dad

It’s been almost three years since Jeffery Kent Powell was ripped away from his family.

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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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Prep parade: How Mount St. Mary's Trey Maloy made his own way to college

Mount St. Mary senior Trey Maloy found his own way to a college scholarship by bowling.

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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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High school notebook: Stillwater’s Walker sets 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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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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High School Football notebook: Mustang football coach Jeremy Dombek resigns

Jeremy Dombek is ready for something different. Dombek resigned Monday following six seasons as Mustang's football coach to...

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High school football: Midwest City's Preston Colbert using win, late surge to disprove doubters

Midwest City quarterback Preston Colbert has turned up his play a notch late in the season. He is The Oklahoman's Player of the...

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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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Hulbert's Bruce breaks state rushing record

Hulbert's Jacob Bruce entered Friday night's contest with Allen in the opening round of the Class A playoffs needing 295 yards...

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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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Guthrie turns to kicker David Vargas in OT victory

Vargas hit three field goals on the night, a 27-yarder in the first quarter, a 42-yarder in the third quarter and the game-winner.

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High school football: The Oklahoman's second-round playoff rankings

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh ranks the top 10 teams in each class entering the second week of the high school football playoffs.

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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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High school football: Tulsa Washington's Thomas Grayson breaks loose against Del City

Tulsa Booker T. Washington star running back Thomas Grayson rushed for 285 yards, including a 99-yard TD, in the Hornets 27-8...

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Bethany defeats Weatherford in first round of Class 4A playoffs

BETHANY — Weatherford and Bethany keep meeting in what has become an unlikely recurring matchup in the Class 4A playoffs first...

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McGuinness takes advantage of Altus mistakes

Evan Ille faked out his blocker and had a clear path to the punter. As the junior linebacker laid out, he caught the full force...

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Friday Night Bites: Ribs on a ranch

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Friday Night Lights: How the 1998 championship run built Heritage Hall into a power

Twenty years ago, Heritage Hall won its first football state championship with a star junior named Wes Welker. It was the...

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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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High school football:The Oklahoman's first-round playoff picks

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh predicts the outcome of each high school football playoff game this week.

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Beaver to become independent in football

At the monthly meeting of the board of directors, the Oklahoma School Secondary Activities Association voted to approve...

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Prep parade: All across state, running backs will shape postseason

Across the state, running backs are having huge seasons. For Hulbert's Jacob Bruce, it's a record-breaking year. For Tulsa...

Down 19 points, OU comes back to win Bedlam

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Sooners trail 28-9 but roar back and beat Oklahoma State going away

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Oklahoma Christian School sword helps forge new identity

At 6-foot-4 and 260 pounds, Oklahoma Christian School lineman Jacob Chesley is an intimidating specimen. And that's before you...

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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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High school football: Breaking down the Class B playoff bracket

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh looks at three storylines entering the Class B playoffs.

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High school football: The Oklahoman's championship picks

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh and Adam Kemp make their championship predictions for each class entering the high school football...

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High school football: Breaking down the Class C playoff bracket

The Class C football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket: Player to watch: Ben Webb,...

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High school football: Breaking down the Class A playoff bracket

The Class A football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket: Dark horse: Minco Despite...

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Horton leading Norman resurgence

NORMAN -- It was a simple scenario for Norman quarterback Cade Horton. Win and you are in. Forget all the workarounds and...

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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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High school football: Breaking down the Class 6A-II playoff bracket

The Class 6A-II football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket: Best first-round matchup:...

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High school football: Breaking down the Class 4A playoff bracket

The Class 4A football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket: The Favorite: Tuttle The...

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High school football: Breaking down the Class 3A playoff bracket

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh looks at three storylines entering the Class 3A football playoffs.

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High school football: Breaking down the Class 2A playoff bracket

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh breaks down three storylines entering the Class 2A playoffs.

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High school football: Breaking down the Class 6A-I playoff bracket

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh breaks down three storylines for the Class 6A-I football playoffs.

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High school football: Breaking down the Class 5A playoff bracket

The Oklahoman's Jacob Unruh looks at three storylines entering the Class 5A football playoffs.