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High school football: Bixby's Brennan Presley named Oklahoma Gatorade Player of the Year

Bixby star wide receiver and defensive back Brennan Presley has been named the Oklahoma Gatorade Player of the Year, it was announced Friday.

Presley is the first player from Bixby to win the award.

The 5-foot-9, 168-pound star has caught 82 passes for 1,398 yards and 23 touchdowns and recorded seven interceptions, returning two for scores. He was selected to the Oklahoman's All-State team as a junior.

As a part of Gatorade’s cause marketing platform “Play it Forward,” Presley has the opportunity to award a $1,000 grant to a local or national youth sports organization of his choosing. He is also eligible to submit an essay to win one of twelve $10,000 spotlight grants for the organization of choice, which will be announced throughout the year.

Presley is committed to Oklahoma State, where he will play wide receiver.

Bixby is 12-0 this season and playing Stillwater at 7 p.m. Friday in the Class 6A-II state championship game at UCO's Wantland Stadium.

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Bixby's Brennan Presley rushes during the high school football playoff game between Bixby and Del City at Putnam City High School in Oklahoma City, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. OSU won 31-13. [Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman]

Bixby's Brennan Presley rushes during the high school football playoff game between Bixby and Del City at Putnam City High School in Oklahoma City, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. OSU won 31-13. [Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman]

<figure><img src="//cdn2.newsok.biz/cache/r960-af1f289b9c69d531634d0a8b5b564c29.jpg" alt="Photo - Bixby's Brennan Presley rushes during the high school football playoff game between Bixby and Del City at Putnam City High School in Oklahoma City, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. OSU won 31-13. [Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman] " title="Bixby's Brennan Presley rushes during the high school football playoff game between Bixby and Del City at Putnam City High School in Oklahoma City, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. OSU won 31-13. [Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman] "><figcaption>Bixby's Brennan Presley rushes during the high school football playoff game between Bixby and Del City at Putnam City High School in Oklahoma City, Friday, Nov. 22, 2019. OSU won 31-13. [Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman] </figcaption></figure>
Cameron Jourdan

Cameron Jourdan joined The Oklahoman in March 2019 to cover high school sports. He graduated from Oklahoma State University in May 2018. He had an internship with The Oklahoman and Stillwater News Press. During his time at OSU, Cameron served in a... Read more ›

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