cameron jourdan | News OK

Cameron Jourdan
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 variety of roles for the student newspaper, The O’Colly, including sports editor. Cameron says he was born in Lubbock, Texas, but calls Edmond home.

Sports

Departing athletic director Dewayne Hunter leaves Southmoore in good hands

MOORE — Not many people know Southmoore High School like Dewayne Hunter. He was the second person hired at the school after...

Health

OSSAA board rejects association's plan with guidelines, high school activities to restart immediately

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association board of directors rejected the association's plan with guidelines Friday...

Sports

Gov. Kevin Stitt signs Riley Boatwright Act into law

Oklahoma governor Kevin Stitt signed the Riley Boatwright Act into law Thursday.Named in memory of a Lexington middle school...

Sports

Oak Tree to host 2020 Girls Team Championship in June

High school girls golf is set to have a competitive return next month. Oak Tree is hosting the first Girls Team...

Sports

Tulsa Regent Prep's James Roller, Duncan's Gentry Cox to receive 2020 Oklahoma Golf Hall of Fame Scholarship

Tulsa Regent Prep's James Roller and Duncan's Gentry Cox are the recipients of the 2020 Oklahoma Golf Hall of Fame Scholarship,...

Sports

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: A look at OSSAA's 3-phase proposal to restart high school activities

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association's plan to restart high school activities involves three phases.OSSAA...

Sports

Oklahoma Coaches Association cancels 2020 convention, All-State games

The Oklahoma Coaches Association's board of directors voted Wednesday to cancel the annual coaches clinic and All-State...

Sports

Oklahoma high school football: Aso Pogi leaving John Marshall after 1 season

Editor’s note: This story was updated Tuesday afternoon to reflect changesJohn Marshall will begin its search for its third...

Sports

OSSAA holding special board meeting Friday to discuss restarting high school sports

High school sports could soon restart in Oklahoma.In a letter to member schools Tuesday, Oklahoma Secondary School Activities...

Sports

Oklahoma high school basketball: Faith 7 rosters announced, games canceled

The rosters for the annual Faith 7 Basketball Bowl games were announced Sunday. The Faith 7 Bowl is a yearly contest...

Sports

Oklahoma Coaches Association announces 2020 All-State golf rosters

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday the 2020 All-State golf rosters.A site for the All-State golf tournament has...

Sports

The Oklahoman’s 2021 Super 30 initial rankings

The sports world may have come to a halt the past couple months, but recruiting never hibernated. The state’s best high school...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Norman North golfer Charlie Jackson was bound for record-breaking spring

Charlie Jackson, Norman North boys golf: Jackson started hot this spring and seemed bound to continue before the coronavirus...

Sports

Top high school golfers set to compete in Oak Tree Junior Classic

Competitive junior golf is close to returning in Oklahoma.Although the high school golf season was canceled before it fully got...

Sports

Former Jones football star Ty Hughes dies

Former Jones football star Ty Hughes died unexpectedly Monday. He was 22. Hughes earned a spot on The Oklahoman's 103rd...

Sports

Oklahoma high school boys basketball: Corky McMullen named next Midwest City coach

Daniel "Corky" McMullen's job is changing slightly next season, but he won't have to change schools.Last week, McMullen was...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Casady’s Sam Bass used extra time to continue training, improving

Sam Bass is improving. The senior distance runner at Casady hasn’t stopped running since the coronavirus pandemic started. With...

Sports

Carl Albert star Hunt commits to Arkansas

Javion Hunt made his college decision. The star running back at Carl Albert verbally committed to Arkansas on Saturday,...

Sports
Video

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Topgolf reopens Oklahoma City location with new safety guidelines

The sound of golf balls whizzing through the air increased as the afternoon wore on. For the first time in nearly two months,...

Sports

Oklahoma high school football recruiting: Southmoore K/P Cameron Little receives offer from Oklahoma State

One of the state's top specialists is beginning to receive national attention.Southmoore junior kicker/punter Cameron Little...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Edmond Memorial’s Mary McKey was shooting to break state hurdle record

Mary McKey, Edmond Memorial girls track: McKey had a legitimate shot at etching her name in the state track record books before...

Sports

Oklahoma Class 6A football: Meet Jacobe Johnson, Mustang’s two-sport freshman phenom who burst onto the football recruiting scene

MUSTANG — Dan Hammerschmidt was in awe. Oklahoma State’s safeties coach was scrolling through Twitter one day and came across a...

Sports

Oklahoma high school football recruiting: Beggs DB Kendal Daniels announces top 4 schools

Oklahoma's top football prospect in the 2021 class is nearing his decision.Beggs junior defensive back Kendal Daniels announced...

Sports

Oklahoma high school football recruiting: Carl Albert star Javion Hunt commits to Arkansas

Javion Hunt has made his college decision.The star running back at Carl Albert verbally committed to Arkansas on Saturday,...

Sports

Oklahoma high school football recruiting: Tulsa Washington DB Keuan Parker commits to Arkansas

Keuan Parker will stay close to come when he finishes his high school football career.The standout junior defensive back at...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Crossings Christian’s Craig Sanders paved his own path in golf, baseball

Craig Sanders, Crossings Christian golf and baseball: As if Sanders wasn’t a talented enough golfer, he was also one of the top...

Sports

'We’ve got a chance to do something special': Jason Sexton found right opportunity to lead Shawnee football program

SHAWNEE — Jason Sexton is moving closer to home. Sexton’s name is well known across the Oklahoma high school football coaching...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Ada's Jaxson Robinson enrolling early at Texas A&M, reclassifying to 2020

Jaxson Robinson's high school career is finished.The star guard at Ada announced Wednesday morning he was going to reclassify...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Guthrie golfer duo of Luke Morgan, Bo Robbins were shooting for more records

GUTHRIE — Ric Meshew knew he had something special. Guthrie’s golf coach could tell the first day he saw Luke Morgan and Bo...

Sports

Oklahoma Coaches Association preparing to cancel annual convention, All-State competitions

The Oklahoma Coaches Association is close to canceling its biggest events. The annual clinic and All-State competitions, set to...

Sports

High school boys basketball: McGuinness hires Jake Brown as next head coach

McGuinness has hired its next boys basketball coach.Jake Brown, who has spent the past two seasons at Bluejacket coaching boys...

Health

Oklahoma Coaches Association preparing to cancel annual convention, All-State competitions

The Oklahoma Coaches Association is close to canceling its biggest events.The annual clinic and All-State competitions, set to...

Health

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: In letter to schools, OSSAA executive director David Jackson discusses summer reopening plans

David Jackson wants to be patient.The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association's executive director sent a letter to...

Sports

Super 5 boys basketball 2020: Tulsa Booker T. Washington’s Bryce Thompson proved he was the state’s best

TULSA — Bryce Thompson was on a mission. He has been since he stepped onto the basketball court. The Tulsa Booker T....

Sports

The Oklahoman's Super 5 boys basketball 2020: A look at past winners

SUPER 5 ROSTERS 2019: Micah Thomas, Putnam City North; Trey Alexander, Heritage Hall; Kalib Boone, Tulsa Memorial; Keylan...

Sports

Super 5 boys basketball 2020: Heritage Hall’s Trey Alexander flourished in new role

Trey Alexander was hard to miss. The standout junior on Heritage Hall’s basketball team became more of a headache for opponents...

Sports

Super 5 boys basketball 2020: Putnam West’s Rondel Walker surpassed even highest expectations

Rondel Walker is accustomed to dealing with pressure. The standout senior at Putnam West is used to playing on the biggest...

Sports

Super 5 boys basketball 2020: Southmoore’s Sam Godwin made most of move to SaberCats

MOORE — A change of scenery was good for Sam Godwin. Southmoore’s standout senior forward had spent the first two seasons of...

Sports

Super 5 boys basketball 2020: Kingfisher’s Bijan Cortes emerged as a star

KINGFISHER — When Bijan Cortes was running unguarded toward the rim, it was best to not get in his way. The junior guard at...

Sports

Meet The Oklahoman's 2020 Super 5 and All-State boys basketball teams

The Oklahoman’s Super 5 roster First team Name, School — Ht. — Pos. — Cl. — Pts. Trey Alexander, Heritage Hall — 6-5 — F — Jr....

Sports

Meet The Oklahoman’s 2020 Super 5 boys basketball first team

Trey Alexander, Heritage Hall Height: 6-foot-5 Position: Forward Class: Junior The story: Alexander continued his improvement...

Sports

Super 5 boys basketball 2020: Del City’s Lenny Hatchett guided Eagles to verge of greatness

DEL CITY — Lenny Hatchett wanted to leave no doubt. Hatchett, the coach of Del City’s boys basketball team, remembered the...

News

Outlook 2020: Priscilla Meadows-Norwood offers opportunities for youth

Name: Priscilla Meadows-Norwood, 52, owner/founder of Saving our Youth — Midnight Basketball. Highlights: Meadows-Norwood works...

Sports

NFL Draft: OSU's A.J. Green goes undrafted, eyes free-agent deal

A painful week didn’t get any better for Oklahoma State cornerback A.J. Green. With his NFL Draft stock slipping since his slow...

Sports

NFL Draft: Washington Redskins select former Muskogee DB Kamren Curl in seventh round

Former Muskogee star Kamren Curl is heading to the nation's capital.

Sports

The Oklahoman’s 2020 Big All-City boys basketball roster

Big All-City First team Name, School — Ht. — Pos. — Cl. — Pts. Christian Cook, Midwest City — 6-2 — G — Sr. — 18 Sam Godwin,...

Sports

Meet The Oklahoman’s 2020 Big All-City boys basketball first team

Christian Cook, Midwest City Height: 6-foot-2 Position: Guard Class: Senior The story: As far as dynamic guards go, look no...

Sports

Big All-City boys basketball 2020: Putnam West’s Rondel Walker positioned Patriots to success after early adversity

Rondel Walker didn’t get frustrated. Putnam West’s boys basketball team was facing multiple nationally ranked opponents during...

Sports

The Oklahoman’s 2020 Little All-City boys basketball roster

Little All-City First team Name, School — Ht. — Pos. — Cl. — Pts. Trey Alexander, Heritage Hall — 6-5 — F — Jr. — 26.6 Bijan...

Sports

Meet The Oklahoman’s 2020 Little All-City first team

Player of the Year Trey Alexander, Heritage Hall Height: 6-foot-5 Position: Forward Class: Junior The story: Alexander...

Sports

Little All-City boys basketball 2020: Heritage Hall’s Trey Alexander came through on his promise

Trey Alexander didn’t have time to be upset. Heritage Hall’s boys basketball team had fallen to Kingfisher in the championship...

Sports

High school football: Pawhuska QB Bryce Drummond, son of The Pioneer Woman, commits to North Texas

One of the top quarterbacks in the 2021 class has made his college decision.

Sports

OSSAA: Board approves addition of girls wrestling division at state championships

Oklahoma will crown state champions in girls wrestling beginning next season. The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities...

Sports

OSSAA: Playoff ticket prices increasing next school year

Ticket prices for Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association playoff events are going up starting next school year.The...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Sam Bass left his mark on McGuinness athletics

Sam Bass, McGuinness baseball: Bass was set to have another standout season before it was canceled because of the coronavirus...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Blanchard's Bryce Madron was shooting for another state title to cap stellar career

Bryce Madron, Blanchard baseball: Madron's senior season was bound to be another stellar one before it was canceled because of...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Luther's Raychel Stanfield one of top basketball players in school history

Raychel Stanfield, Luther girls basketball: Stanfield had one of the top careers in Luther girls basketball history. She...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Scott Raper stepping down as McGuinness coach

One of the top boys basketball programs in the state is searching for a new coach.McGuinness coach Scott Raper announced...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Putnam City's Bobby Wood was shooting for multiple golds and records

Bobby Wood, Putnam City boys track: Wood was primed to win multiple gold medals this spring before track season was canceled....

Sports

High school football: Stillwater DB Tevin Williams III commits to Baylor

Tevin Williams III has made his college decision.The junior defensive back at Stillwater committed to Baylor on Wednesday, he...

Sports

High school football: Beggs DB Kendal Daniels releases top 12 schools

Kendal Daniels is closer to making his college decision.The junior defensive back at Beggs announced Tuesday his top 12 schools...

Sports

High school football: Harrah hires Chris Bliek as new head coach

Harrah didn't have to look far to find its new football coach.Chris Bliek, who spent last season as a Panthers assistant coach,...

Sports

High school football: Tulsa Washington DB Keuan Parker announces top 6 schools

Keuan Parker is narrowing his focus.The junior defensive back at Tulsa Booker T. Washington announced Monday the top six...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Stillwater golfer Eric Schuessler was a teacher, student of game

Eric Schuessler, Stillwater boys golf: Schuessler was primed for a big spring season as the Pioneers' No. 1 bag before the...

Sports
Video

Heritage Hall's Trey Alexander named 2019-20 Greater Metro Athletic Conference boys Most Valuable Player

Trey Alexander continues to pile up awards.Heritage Hall's star junior was tabbed Most Valuable Player of the Greater Metro...

Sports

High school football: Carl Albert junior RB Javion Hunt announces top 8 schools

Javion Hunt is nearing a decision.The junior running back at Carl Albert announced his top eight schools Sunday night,...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Cashion's Madelyn McCabe was shooting for more records

Madelyn McCabe, Cashion girls track: McCabe had no shortage of success when it came to track and field, and that was bound to...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Deer Creek's Emily Tincher

Emily Tincher, Deer Creek girls soccer: Tincher was in the midst of a fantastic final season on the pitch before it was wiped...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Choctaw basketball senior Mackenzie Crusoe wanted back on top

Mackenzie Crusoe Choctaw girls basketball: A state champion during her freshman season, Crusoe had her final chance to chase...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: OCS golfer Jaxon Dowell aimed for third state title before coronavirus pandemic

Jaxon Dowell, Oklahoma Christian School boys golf: A two-time state champion and back-to-back All-City prep golfer of the year,...

Sports

Oklahoma high school senior spotlight: Heritage Hall ace Landry Kyle leads by example in all aspects

Landry Kyle, Heritage Hall baseball: Kyle was set to end his senior year as Heritage Hall's ace and shortstop when he wasn't...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Dewayne Bradley leaving Midwest City after 12 seasons for Noble

One of the top boys basketball programs in Class 6A will have a new coach next season.Dewayne Bradley, who spent the past 12...

Sports

High school football: Former OU, NFL star Dominique Franks hired as DB coach at Owasso

Dominique Franks is headed back to Owasso.The former OU and NFL defensive back was announced Friday as the Rams' defensive...

Sports

High school football: Edmond Santa Fe's Collin Oliver names top 8 schools

Collin Oliver named his top eight schools Friday.The junior defensive end and outside linebacker at Edmond Santa Fe narrowed...

Sports

Southmoore's Jordan Thompson named 2019-20 Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference boys basketball Player of the Year

Southmoore star senior guard Jordan Thompson was named the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference Player of the Year, it was...

Sports

Star Spencer's Brandon Zeno named All City Athletic Conference boys Player of the Year

Star Spencer star Brandon Zeno was named the All City Athletic Conference's boys Player of the Year, it was announced...

Sports

OSSAA clarifies how coaches, athletic directors can provide workout routines with schools closed

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association sent out a clarification Tuesday on its website about how coaches and...

Sports

High school football: Former OU, UCO player Carter Whitson excited to rebuild Putnam City’s program

Carter Whitson embraces the task of rebuilding a high school football program. It’s why he accepted a position as head football...

Sports

High school football: John Marshall junior Bryce Stephens receives offer from Michigan

Bryce Stephens' rise is continuing.The talented junior wide receiver and defensive back at John Marshall is continuing to catch...

Sports

High school football: Tulsa Union RB AJ Green announces top 8 schools

AJ Green is getting closer to his decision.Tulsa Union's standout junior running back released his top eight schools Friday....

Sports

'It's probably going to be safe': Why golf remains a viable sporting option during coronavirus pandemic

Golf was almost taken away from Oklahoma City’s courses. Then it wasn’t. Gov. Kevin Stitt announced additional restrictions...

Sports

Former football coach Denton Fox lived through his student-athletes, inspired an 'army'

JONES — Denton Fox wanted all of his students to succeed. It didn't matter whether they were in his class or on his football...

Sports

Guthrie's Dr. Mike Simpson named next OSSAA board president

Dr. Mike Simpson is moving on up.The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association board of directors approved a new...

Sports
Video

OSSAA: Board votes to cancel state basketball tournament, all spring activities

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association officially ended the 2019-20 high school sports season Thursday morning.In...

Sports

Cameron Jourdan: Pick 6s, Statue of Liberty and learning to love the game

EDMOND — I just wanted to get back on the dang field. Early in the season when I was in second grade, I broke my index finger...

Sports

Putnam West star Rondel Walker tabbed Most Valuable Player of Big 10 Conference

Putnam West star senior Rondel Walker earned recognition from his standout season.He was named Most Valuable Player of the Big...

Sports

Tulsa Washington star Bryce Thompson named Gatorade's Oklahoma boys basketball Player of the Year

For the second consecutive year, Tulsa Booker T. Washington star Bryce Thompson is receiving national recognition for his...

Sports

Former football coach Denton Fox found dead, son says

Former Jones and Deer Creek football coach Denton Fox's body has been found, his family announced Wednesday night. He was 54...

Health
Video

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: State Board of Education votes to keep school buildings closed, canceling remaining spring sports

Oklahoma high school sports are finished for the 2019-20 school year.The state's department of education announced Wednesday it...

Sports

OU football: Sooners offer Choctaw junior DB Jordan Mukes

Jordan Mukes caught the eye of OU's coaches quickly following his junior season.On Tuesday, the Sooners offered the defensive...

Sports
Video

OSSAA: 'No change' in plans to reschedule state basketball tournaments, play spring sports

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released a statement Monday saying its plans remained the same as far as...

Sports

Del City's Nate Goodlow named 2019-20 Suburban Conference Player of the Year

Nate Goodlow's relentless ability to attack on offense and lock down on defense was prevalent throughout the entire season.It's...

Sports

High school football: Muskogee junior QB/DB Ty Williams receives offer from Louisville

Ty Williams is quickly becoming one of the top football recruiting prospects in the junior class.The quarterback and defensive...

Sports

High school football: Beggs junior DB Kendal Daniels receives offer from Clemson

It's becoming clear who the top football prospect in the junior recruiting class is.Beggs defensive back Kendal Daniels...

Sports

High school football: Missouri offers Vian junior DL Solomon Wright

After a stellar junior season, Solomon Wright has become a hot commodity on the recruiting trail.The junior defensive lineman...

Sports

High school football: Choctaw junior DB Jordan Mukes receives offer from Missouri

Jordan Mukes' stock continues to rise.The junior defensive back at Choctaw had a strong junior season, one that caught college...

Sports

OSSAA: Plan remains to find way to reschedule state basketball tournaments

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released a statement Tuesday afternoon saying it remains committed to...

Sports
Video

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: What public schools being closed until April 6 means for high school sports

Sports at Oklahoma’s public high schools may be on hold for a while.The Oklahoma State Department of Education announced Monday...

Sports
Video

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OSSAA: Rescheduling state basketball tournaments will require a lot of pieces 'to fall into place'

High school basketball in Oklahoma came to an abrupt pause Thursday. Only 90 minutes before scheduled tip offs across the...

Sports

Oklahoma Coaches Association announces 2020 Hall of Fame class

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Thursday its inductees for the 2020 Hall of Fame class.

Sports

Mitchell visits Del City before testing positive

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell worked out at Del City High School less than 48 hours before he tested positive for the...

Health
Video

Why the OSSAA decided to postpone state basketball tournaments

The five largest classes (6A-2A) of Oklahoma state high school basketball tournaments were postponed Thursday, due to the...

Sports

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell visited Del City High School before testing positive for disease

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell visited Del City High School on Wednesday morning. On Thursday morning, Mitchell tested...

Sports
Video

Coronavirus in Oklahoma: OSSAA postpones high school basketball tournaments

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association has indefinitely suspended the Classes 6A-2A state basketball tournaments.

Sports
Video

Class 2A boys basketball: First-round games at Yukon postponed

The first-round boys state basketball tournament games set for Thursday at Yukon High School have been postponed.

Sports

Class 2A boys basketball: A look at each team in the state tournament

Thursday and Friday at Yukon; Saturday at State Fair Arena Dale vs. Pawnee, 8:30 p.m. Thursday DALE Coach: Jeff Edmonson...

Sports

Class 4A basketball: How Classen SAS’s boys basketball team unified to make state for first time in 40 years

The sounds of basketballs bouncing and whistles blowing echoed through the long corridors of Classen SAS High School. That is...

Sports

High school basketball: Your 5-minute guide to the Class 2A state tournament

BOYS The Oklahoman’s championship picks Cameron Jourdan: Cashion. The Wildcats are tested. Behind seniors Jacob Woody, Alex...

Sports

High school basketball: Your 5-minute guide to the Class 4A state tournament

BOYS The Oklahoman’s championship picks Cameron Jourdan: Kingfisher. After suffering an upset in the area final, Kingfisher is...

Sports

Class 3A boys basketball: A look at each team in the state tournament

Roland vs. Sequoyah Tahlequah, 7 p.m. Thursday ROLAND Coach: Ed Lewis Record: 23-3 Ranking: No. 2 Titles: None State...

Sports

High school basketball: Your 5-minute guide to the Class 3A state tournament

BOYS The Oklahoman’s championship picks Cameron Jourdan: Millwood. The Falcons have had some bumps, but the adversity will...

Sports

Class 4A boys basketball: A look at each team in the state tournament

Heritage Hall vs. Tulsa Webster, 8:30 p.m. Thursday HERITAGE HALL Coach: Chris Hamilton Record: 20-5 Ranking: No. 2 Titles: 2...

Sports

Class 5A boys basketball: A look at each team in the state tournament

Thursday at Skiatook, Friday and Saturday at Mabee Center Tulsa Memorial vs. Lawton MacArthur, 3:30 p.m. Thursday TULSA...

Sports

High school basketball: Your 5-minute guide to the Class 5A state tournament

Class 5A Boys The Oklahoman’s championship picks Cameron Jourdan: Del City. The Eagles have been one of the best teams in the...

Sports

Class 6A basketball: Putnam West star Rondel Walker’s leadership extends off the court

Rondel Walker wanted to do something. Nearly every time he drove, he saw people on the streets who had a need. A need for food....

Sports

High school basketball: Your 5-minute guide to the Class 6A state tournament

Boys The Oklahoman’s championship picks Cameron Jourdan: Tulsa Washington. The defending state champs will defend their crown...

Sports

Class 6A boys basketball: A look at each team in the state tournament

Thursday at Tulsa Memorial, Friday and Saturday at Mabee Center Tulsa Washington vs. Putnam West, 3:30 p.m. Thursday TULSA...

Sports

High school basketball: The Oklahoman’s 2020 Class A and B All-Tournament teams

The Oklahoman’s 2020 Class A and B All-Tournament teams Here’s a look at The Oklahoman’s selections for the 2020 Classes A and...

Sports

High school basketball: OSSAA monitoring coronavirus situation for 6A/5A state tournaments

TULSA – With the Classes 6A and 5A state basketball tournaments returning to Tulsa this week, there are also concerns with...

Sports

Class 5A basketball: OSSAA released 2020 state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class 5A boys and girls state basketball...

Sports

Class 6A basketball: OSSAA sets 2020 state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class 6A boys and girls state basketball...

Sports

Class A girls basketball: Hydro-Eakly uses big second half to top Canute, wins fifth state title

The 3-pointers came in a flurry for Hydro-Eakly.First, it was Macey Boss hitting one from the left corner. Then Kira Berkey...

Sports

Class B girls basketball: Hensley Eaton's big fourth quarter leads Lomega past Varnum for state title

Hensley Eaton stood in the corner, the same as she had done the first three quarters.

Sports

High school football: Tulsa Union 2021 RB AJ Green receives offer from LSU

AJ Green is bound to have a blossoming spring on the recruiting circuit.Tulsa Union's star junior running back received an...

Sports

Class 4A boys basketball: Bethany upsets top-ranked Kingfisher, ends 47-game win streak

Bethany ended a couple of streaks Friday night.The eighth-ranked Bronchos boys basketball team knocked off No. 1 Kingfisher...

Sports

Class B girls basketball: Top-ranked Lomega cruises against Lookeba-Sickles

A familiar jersey will make another state championship appearance Saturday in State Fair Arena.The Lomega girls basketball team...

Sports

Class 4A boys basketball: Classen SAS earns first state tournament berth since 1980, beats Newcastle

WASHINGTON – Camari Smiley fired a full-court pass to a streaking Anthony Turner.The junior at Classen SAS had no one between...

Sports

Class 4A girls basketball: Classen SAS earns state tournament berth after topping Newcastle

WASHINGTON – Jordan Harrison drove the lane, spun and dished a slick pass to Darianna Littlepage-Buggs.

Sports

Class A boys basketball: Garber grabs control in second half, routs Kiowa

Ty Chester wanted the rebound more than the three Kiowa players who stood in front of him.

Sports

Class B boys basketball: Paden's experience shows in victory against Tyrone

Luke Gunns stole the pass while running full speed.No one was going to stop Paden's 6-foot-5 senior from throwing down a dunk....

Sports

Class B boys basketball: Leedey tops Sasakwa behind strong defensive effort

MUSTANG — It seemed as if Leedey had six players on the court.Its defense was stellar. Green jerseys stood in every passing...

Sports

Class B boys basketball: Hammon outlasts Varnum in quarterfinals

Cade Allen turned to the crowd, clapped his hands together and smiled.Hammon's senior was fouled after securing a rebound,...

Sports

Class B boys basketball: Jameson Richardson, Matt Milner pace Duke to rout of Whitesboro in quarterfinals

MUSTANG – Jameson Richardson was streaking to the basket with no one behind him.Matt Milner looked up, dished an outlet pass...

Sports

Class B basketball: Your 5-minute guide to the state tournament

BOYS The Oklahoman’s championship picks Cameron Jourdan: Duke. The Tigers toughened their schedule this year to prepare for the...

Sports

Class A girls basketball: How Calumet rallied behind parents with cancer during state tournament run

CALUMET – One by one, players handed Chad Pritchett and Jill Ray flowers. Calumet’s girls basketball team had earned a trip to...

Sports

Class A basketball: Your 5-minute guide to the state tournament

BOYS The Oklahoman’s championship picks Cameron Jourdan: Fort Cobb-Broxton. The Mustangs have been to five straight finals and...

Sports

Class B boys basketball: A look at each team in the state tournament

CLASS B Thursday at Mustang High School, Friday and Saturday at State Fair Arena PADEN VS. TYRONE, 8:30 P.M. THURSDAY PADEN...

Sports

Class A boys basketball: A look at each team in the state tournament

Class A Thursday, Friday and Saturday at State Fair Arena FORT COBB-BROXTON VS. STUART, 8:30 P.M. FORT COBB-BROXTON Coach:...

Sports

Class B boys basketball: Duke star Jameson Richardson stands out

DUKE — Jameson Richardson stands out when he’s on a basketball court. Really, he stands out wherever he goes. Richardson is a...

Sports

High school football: Beggs 2021 DB Kendal Daniels receives LSU offer

Kendal Daniels had a stellar junior season, and the college football national champions took notice.LSU offered the Beggs...

Sports

Class 4A boys basketball: Classen SAS game away from first state tournament berth since 1980

The Classen SAS boys basketball team is a game away from the state tournament.It has been a long time since the Comets were...

Sports

High school football: Thomas 2021 OL/DL Aden Kelley's recruitment continuing to grow

Aden Kelley didn't have a Division I offer when 2020 started.On the first day of March, he received his 10th from TCU. A 2021...

Sports

Class A boys basketball notebook: Fort Cobb-Broxton looking for return to top

Fort Cobb-Broxton is no stranger to success at the state basketball tournament.The Mustangs have been to five straight...

Sports

Class B boys basketball notebook: Duke hoping tougher schedule helps at state tournament

Nick Gable remembers how the 2019 season ended for Duke.The boys were undefeated and favorites to win the Class B title heading...

Sports

Class B basketball: OSSAA sets 2020 state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class B boys and girls state basketball...

Sports

Class A basketball: OSSAA sets 2020 state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary Schools Activities Association announced Sunday the brackets for the Class A boys and girls state...

Sports

High school girls basketball roundup: Edmond North locks down Norman North to win regional championship

With a swarm of white jerseys surrounding her, Toni Papahronis leapt.Norman North’s Kayton Kite had missed a 3-point shot, and...

Sports

High school boys basketball roundup: Rondel Walker, Daylon Andrews pace Putnam West past Southmoore

Rondel Walker eyes got big as he saw a loose ball bouncing in front of him.Putnam West’s star senior lunged forward and...

Sports
Video

High school basketball: Northwest Classen’s experience shows in victory against Norman North

Davion Warden held his finish after shooting a corner 3-pointer. The attempt was perfect, never hitting the rim and ripping...

Sports

Class 4A boys basketball: Heritage Hall has record-breaking performance in regional win against Verdigris

Thursday was a record-breaking affair for Heritage Hall's boys basketball team.Three new milestones were set or surpassed...

Sports
Video

High school basketball roundup: Anjewel Murillo leads Guthrie past Shawnee

Anjewel Murillo took the ball behind her back and beat her defender with a crossover. As she drove through the lane, she put...

Sports

Oklahoma high school girls wrestling: Breakdown of weight classes for state championships

Breakdown of weight classes for state championships The high school girls wrestling championship setup this weekend at State...

Sports

Oklahoma high school girls wrestling: Other states with girls state competition

Other states with girls state competition In 1998, Hawaii created the first sanctioned high school girls wrestling tournament...

Sports

Oklahoma high school girls wrestling: What would it take to make it a sanctioned sport?

What would it take to make it a sanctioned sport? Oklahoma schools are interested in girls wrestling. That’s why this weekend...

Sports

Oklahoma high school girls wrestling: How the state championship will work

How the state championship will work The competition floor at State Fair Arena is going to be a bit tighter this weekend. The...

Sports

Class 6A football: Midwest City, Westmoore to play in 2020 McKinney Classic

A couple Oklahoma City-area high school football teams will begin their seasons south of the Red River.Westmoore and Midwest...

Sports

Class 3A basketball: Newkirk apologizes to Crooked Oak for 'botched' player introductions

The players immediately looked around and seemed confused. Crooked Oak High School’s basketball teams had traveled to Newkirk...

Sports

High school basketball roundup: Del City tops Carl Albert to win Suburban Conference title

Del City was in this situation before. Facing its district rival Carl Albert and trailing entering the fourth quarter, the...

Sports

#10MOOREminutes: Moore High School asks to honor students with 10-minute run

Moore High School wants those across the country to run #10MOOREminutes.Moore hosts its first home track meet on March 13. In...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Bijan Cortes is Kingfisher's latest star

KINGFISHER -- Bijan Cortes wanted to meet Russell Westbrook. It’s why the kid from Kingfisher attended a Thunder basketball...

Sports

Varsity podcast: Playoff push

The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan and James D. Jackson discuss how the basketball playoffs work and about some of the players and...

Sports

High school boys basketball roundup: Shannon’s late layup propels Edmond North past Edmond Santa Fe

Edmond Santa Fe attempted to deny Dalante Shannon from getting the ball. Edmond North’s star junior guard caught it on the left...

Sports

High school girls basketball roundup: Bria Sanders-Woods scores 40, Putnam North beats Lawton Eisenhower 69-49

Bria Sanders-Woods stole the ball at mid-court and made her way down the floor. Just before crossing the arch, she stopped and...

News
Video

Moore High School runner Kolby Crum led by example with competitive spirit, unrelenting work ethic

MOORE — Kolby Crum didn’t know how to slow down. The first time he finished a two-mile race in junior high, he was supposed to...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Southwest Covenant's Kirk Cole sets school scoring record in win against Sentinel

Kirk Cole hardly missed.His layups and 3-pointers all went in the basket. Teammates and coaches watched as Cole, a junior on...

Sports

WATCH: Geronimo boys hit buzzer beater to stun Binger-Oney

Playoff basketball has arrived in Oklahoma.With that comes thrilling games, clutch performances and big-time shots. Geronimo's...

Sports

High school basketball: Sean Pedulla’s big performance leads Edmond Memorial past Edmond North

Sean Pedulla was under control. The junior guard for Edmond Memorial drove strong to the basket. His shots were smooth. His...

Sports
Video

Thunder to honor Moore High School tragedy victims

The Oklahoma City Thunder announced Thursday it would waive registration fees for high school runners who want to participate...

Sports

High school football: Little Axe hires Choctaw's Ethan Feuerborn as new head coach

Little Axe headed north to find its new football coach.The Indians' Board of Education approved Ethan Feuerborn to be the...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Putnam West's Rondel Walker breaks schools all-time scoring record

Rondel Walker is leaving his fingerprints all over Putnam West's boys basketball program.The senior, who signed with Oklahoma...

Sports

High school football: OSSAA to speak with UCO about future deal for football championships

High school football state championship games may have found a new home for the near future.The Oklahoma Secondary Schools...

Sports
Video

Jenks track, cross country selling shirt to help victims of Moore tragedy

Jenks is finding a way to give back.The Trojans' cross country and track teams are selling special shirts to help the students...

Sports

Varsity podcast: At the buzzer

The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan, Nick Sardis and James D. Jackson discuss the upcoming state tournaments, some news and whether...

Sports

High school basketball roundup: Norman girls overcome 42-point game from Moore’s Aaliyah Moore for 61-58 win

Kelbie Washington and Aaliyah Moore are accustomed to being together on the basketball court. They formed a friendship while...

Sports

High school football: Putnam City moving on from Jon Garfield after two seasons

For the second time in three years, Putnam City is searching for a new football coach.Jon Garfield was fired Friday after two...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Coyle's Josh Sumrall picks up 300th win

Time has gone quickly for Coyle boys basketball coach Josh Sumrall.He remembers coaching his first basketball game 18 years...

Sports

Varsity podcast: Star performances

The Oklahoman’s Cameron Jourdan, Nick Sardis and James D. Jackson discuss some of the top performances they saw over the past...

Sports
Video

High school football: The Oklahoman's final 2020 Super 30 rankings

1. Andrew Raym, OL, Broken Arrow, 6-4, 295: The state’s top-ranked prospect signed with Oklahoma in December, giving the...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Casady sets school record with 26th win

Casady's boys basketball team is continuing its record-setting season.Following the Cyclones' 61-50 win against Cistercian...

Sports
Video

'We get to play for those six in honor of them': Moore High School plays first games since Monday's tragedy

MOORE — As Aaliyah Moore sprinted up and down the court, she thought of her classmates. Then again, Rachel Freeman and Yuridia...

Sports

OU football: McGuinness K/P Zach Schmit commits to Sooners

Zach Schmit is the next McGuinness star to trade in his green and black for crimson and cream.The senior kicker and punter...

Sports

OSU football: Cowboys offer Beggs 2022 star CJ Brown

CJ Brown is a name to get to know.The 2022 Beggs running back and defensive back had an incredible sophomore season, and...

Sports

February signing day: Snow changes plans for many metro athletes

It’s not often high schoolers are upset when they get a snow day. But when that snow wipes out school on National Signing Day,...

Sports

National Signing Day: February 2020 college signing list

Baseball Nate Ackenhausen, Owasso (Eastern) Nicholas Andrews, Washington (OU) Carson Atwood, Silo (OU) John Bay, Shattuck...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Kingfisher duo of Bijan Cortes, Matthew Stone surpass 1,000 career points

How good are Kingfisher juniors Bijan Cortes and Matthew Stone? How about surpassing 1,000 career points in the same game...

Sports

High school football: Norman’s Andrew Young finds comfort at West Point

NORMAN – Andrew Young wanted to be different. The senior wide receiver at Norman had plenty of opportunities to play college...

Sports

High school basketball: OSSAA announces East/West split for playoffs

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the East and West split for area basketball assignments.Each...

Sports

OSU football: Cowboys offer Norman 2021 WR Jaden Bray

Jaden Bray's recruitment continues to heat up.The 6-foot-3, 190-pound junior wide receiver from Norman received an offer from...

Sports

High school football: OCS hires Brooks Stephenson as new head coach

Oklahoma Christian School found its new head football coach from within.The Saints and athletic director Brandon Weaver...

Sports

Boys basketball roundup: Big second half propels Crossings Christian past Oklahoma Christian School

Cooper Gudell received the pass at half court and didn’t have much time. He quickly turned, looked at the basket and flung a...

Sports

High school girls basketball roundup: Rylee Langerman leads Christian Heritage Academy past Southwest Covenant

Rylee Langerman stole the ball and scored over a defender on the other end of the floor. On the ensuing play, she blocked the...

Sports

OSU football: Cowboys latest to offer Mustang 2022 TE Andre Dollar

Oklahoma State became the latest Division I program to offer a blossoming tight end from Mustang.Andre Dollar, a 6-foot-5 1/2,...

Sports

OCA announces Class A All-Star football team

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday selection for its Class A All-Star football team.

Sports

OCA announces Class 2A All-Star football team

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday selection for its Class 2A All-Star football team.Here are the...

Sports

OCA announces Class 3A All-Star football team

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday selection for its Class 3A All-Star football team.Here are the...

Sports

OCA announces Class 4A All-Star football team

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday selection for its Class 4A All-Star football team.

Sports

OCA announces Class 5A All-Star football team

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday selections for its Class 5A All-Star football team.Here are the...

Sports

OCA announces Class 6A All-Star football team

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday selections for its Class 6A All-Star football team.Here are the...

Sports

Hoop dreams: Basketball a family affair for Heritage Hall star Trey Alexander

Basketball is in Trey Alexander’s blood. It has been from the moment he was born. He is the son of a basketball player. The...

Sports

High school sports: The Oklahoman's Players of the Week for Jan. 23-29, 2020

BOYS BASKETBALL Brennan Burns, Bethany Brennan Burns couldn't miss. It seemed as if every shot he put up was going in the hoop....

Sports

Former Edmond Santa Fe star, UNLV running back Darran Williams hospitalized after heart attack

Former Edmond Santa Fe and current UNLV senior running back Darran Williams was hospitalized Tuesday after suffering a heart...

Sports

‘I did it for Kobe’: How high school players honored the late Kobe Bryant

MIDWEST CITY – Before Demontreal Crutchfield put his sneakers on and laced them up, he pulled out a marker and began writing....

Sports

High school boys basketball: Northwest Classen's defense helps upend Millwood

Davion Warden caught the ball in the left corner after springing through the lane.He turned and quickly fired up a 3-pointer,...

Sports

High school football: OCA announces 2020 All-State football rosters

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Monday rosters for the annual All-State football game. Kickoff is set for 7...

Sports

High school football: Jonathan Brown named Tulsa Washington head coach, Brad Calip named assistant head coach at Owasso

Tulsa Booker T. Washington will have a familiar face roaming the sidelines as its new head coach next season.Jonathan Brown,...

Sports

The Oklahoman's spring media day set for Feb. 12

The Oklahoman’s annual Spring Sports Media Day is set for Wednesday, Feb. 12, at Bishop McGuinness High School.The event will...

Sports
Video

Boys basketball roundup: Carl Albert upsets Del City to win Titan Classic

Carl Albert’s boys basketball team is starting to believe. The Class 5A No. 5 Titans came into Saturday’s matchup with...

Sports

Boys basketball roundup: Lawton outlasts top-ranked Southmoore

Every time Jordan Thompson tried to drive inside, a pack of Wolverines was awaiting him. Southmoore’s senior point guard is...

Sports

Boys basketball roundup: Lawton tops Millwood in overtime thriller

Laquon Williams’ corner 3-pointer from the right side of the court bounced off the rim and into a crowded group of players in...

Sports

Tulsa Washington's Bryce Thompson tabbed McDonald's All-American

Tulsa Booker T. Washington star Bryce Thompson has another accolade he can add to his resume.The senior was selected Thursday...

Sports

'It put us in a bind': Why Oklahoma high school teams are using new basketballs this year

Ryan Wagner only bought three new basketballs for his teams to use. Putnam North’s athletic director and boys basketball coach...

Sports

High school football: Shannon Watford resigns at Douglass

Shannon Watford has resigned after two seasons at Douglass.Watford confirmed with The Oklahoman that he stepped down Tuesday...

Sports

Hunt’s 3-point shooting helps Millwood down OCS

Rickey Hunt fired one 3-pointer after another. The Millwood freshman caught fire in the first quarter against Oklahoma...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Del City rolls against El Reno, Nathaniel Goodlow reaches 1,000 career points

DEL CITY – Nathaniel Goodlow stole the El Reno pass before sprinting toward his basket with no defender in front of him.He rose...

Sports

High school girls basketball: Del City’s uses late run to top El Reno

DEL CITY – Janazya Fasley grabbed the rebound, gave a pump fake to throw off a defender and rose for an easy layup.The forward...

Sports

Edmond Memorial’s Levings surpasses 1,000 career points

Edmond Memorial’s Katelyn Levings joined the 1,000-point club with a 15-point performance in the Norman North loss on Friday....

Sports

Deer Creek's Jacob Sexton receives offer from Sooners

As Jacob Sexton continues to grow, so does his list of offers.The 6-foot-6, 320 pound sophomore offensive lineman at Deer Creek...

Sports

Sooners latest to offer Edmond Santa Fe star Talyn Shettron

Talyn Shettron is going to have his choice of schools to choose from when it's time to decide where he wants to play college...

Sports

McGuinness inducts 7 into Athletic Hall of Fame

McGuinness inducted seven former athletes into its Hall of Fame on Friday between the girls and boys games against Tulsa...

Sports

Tuttle duo receive offers from Cowgirls

Tuttle's dynamic duo are beginning to receive Division I interest.Sophomore Hadley Periman, at 6-foot-2, and freshman Landry...

Sports

High school girls basketball: Moore tops Edmond Santa Fe as Aaliyah Moore passes 1,000 career points

Moore girls basketball coach Brent Hodges has seen players reach 1,000 career points before but not during their junior...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Millwood tops Community Christian, Isaiah Williams reaches 1,000 career points

Isaiah Williams has had no shortage of success when it comes to scoring.The senior on Millwood's basketball team passed another...

Sports
Video

High school boys basketball: Spanier’s shooting touch helps Chargers past Titans

Jack Spanier stood in the corner, watching Trey Alexander dribble the ball at the top of the key.Alexander made his move,...

Sports

High school girls basketball: Carl Albert coach Kyle Richey earns 100th win

Kyle Richey didn’t tell his team until after the game.Carl Albert’s girls basketball coach had earned his 100th career victory...

Sports

Hoop Dreams: Mount St. Mary's Jacob Brooks won't soon forget his basket at The Peake

Jacob Brooks sat on the bench, shouting out nicknames as his teammates went through shooting drills. Magic Johnson. Stephen...

Sports

High school sports: The Oklahoman's Players of the Week for Jan. 9-15, 2020

Boys basketball Sean Pedulla, Edmond Memorial The sharpshooting junior caught fire in the championship of the 60th annual...

Sports

High school football: OSSAA board approves football districts for 2020-21 seasons

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association board of directors approved Wednesday new football districts for the...

Sports

High school tennis: OSSAA board approves 2-year agreement with OKC Tennis Center to host championships

Tennis championships are staying in Oklahoma City.The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association board of directors...

Sports

Littlepage-Buggs continues to dominate, Classen SAS girls beat Dale

The Classen SAS girls basketball team had a 30-point lead against Dale in the fourth quarter, but Darianna Littlepage-Buggs’...

Sports
Video

High school girls basketball: Tuttle’s Allen has triple double in win against Kingfisher

KINGFISHER – Landry Allen didn’t even have to jump.As another Kingfisher player tried to attempt a layup against Tuttle’s...

Sports
Video

High school boys basketball: Kingfisher's Cortes scores 21 in rout against Tuttle

KINGFISHER – Bijan Cortes caught the pass, turned quickly and drove down the laneKingfisher’s junior guard saw nothing between...

Sports

Varsity podcast: Looking back at the first week of tournaments

The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan and Nick Sardis look back at the high school basketball tournaments they covered this past...

Sports

High school basketball: Oklahoma sees 6 girls, 3 boys nominated for McDonald's All-American game

Some Oklahoma high school basketball prospects have the opportunity to become McDonald's All-Americans.Nine Oklahomans were...

Sports

Edmond North’s Bacus named Gatorade’s Oklahoma Volleyball Player of the Year

Edmond North’s Kamryn Bacus needs to make more room on her trophy case. The senior volleyball player was named Gatorade’s...

Sports

High school football: Norman's Jaden Bray receives first Division I offers

Jaden Bray is in for a big spring on the recruiting trail.Norman's junior wide receiver earned his first Division I offers last...

Sports

Edmond North's Kamryn Bacus named Gatorade's Oklahoma Volleyball Player of the Year

Edmond North's Kamryn Bacus needs to make more room on her trophy case.The senior volleyball player was named Gatorade's...

Sports

High school wrestling: Choctaw, Mustang finish top 3 at Geary Invitational

Oklahoma City-area wrestling teams packed Geary High School's gymnasium this weekend for one of the most historic wrestling...

Sports
Video

Boys basketball roundup: Alexander’s big second half propels Heritage Hall to Putnam City Invitational title

Trey Alexander broke the huddle, turned to his teammates and yelled, ‘focus.’ His voice wasn’t quite hoarse, but it wasn’t at...

Sports

Former Cashion star Sydney Manning makes SportsCenter Top 10

Former Cashion star Sydney Manning is used to scoring big buckets throughout the course of her career.Friday was no different,...

Sports

Boys basketball roundup: Midwest City pulls away from Norman North in second half

Israel Hart went up for a 3-pointer, but his feet didn’t immediately return to the court. A Norman North defender hit Hart as...

Sports

OKCPS announces 2020 Hall of Fame induction class

All-Star catcher Darrell Porter and Olympic gold medalist Wayne Wells headline the 2020 induction class for the Oklahoma City...

Sports

High school football: OFBCA board approves final district proposals, to be presented Wednesday to OSSAA board

The Oklahoma Football Coaches Association's Board of Directors has approved final proposals for football districts for the 2020...

Sports

Boys basketball roundup: Casady's Matt McLeod reaches 300th win as head coach against Tahlequah

PJ Mitchell-Johnson caught the ball in the paint before lofting a soft pass to the right side of the rim. DJ Freeman was...

Sports

Boys high school basketball: Casady's Matt McLeod reaches 300th win as head coach against Tahlequah

BETHANY – PJ Mitchell-Johnson caught the ball in the paint before lofting a soft pass to the right side of the rim.DJ...

Sports

High school sports: SB 1111, which would allow schools to schedule own championship sites, filed in Senate

A state senator from the Tulsa area has filed a bill proposing school districts with a team playing for a state championship...

Sports

High school football: Kenneth West leaving Star Spencer for assistant head coach position at SNU

Kenneth West is heading back to the college ranks.The former standout at Star Spencer, who has spent the past two seasons...

Sports

Classen SAS standout Darianna Littlepage-Buggs receives offer from Sooners

Darianna Littlepage-Buggs is making her name known across the state.The standout sophomore on Classen SAS' girls basketball...

Sports

Varsity podcast: Winter is coming

The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan discusses all of the winter sports that are in full swing now that the second semester has...

Sports

Boys high school basketball: Rondel Walker's 21 points pace Putnam West to upset of Putnam North

When Lenny Bert looked toward his bench, he noticed more players suited up.The Putnam West boys basketball coach has been...

Sports

Girls high school basketball: Putnam North's stellar defense leads Panthers past Putnam West

Kylee Hunt calmly stepped to the free-throw line, ignoring the clamoring fans screaming on each side of her.One by one, she...

Sports

Seiling's Gore twins, Karly and Macy, transfer to SWOSU

The Gore twins are back in western Oklahoma.Karly and Macy Gore, former standouts at Seiling High School, have transferred to...

Sports

The Oklahoman’s 107th All-State football team

Here is The Oklahoman’s 107th All-State football team.

Sports

High school football: Matt Lane resigns at Little Axe

Little Axe will have plenty of changes when the 2020 season rolls around.The Indians will be up in Class 3A and have a new head...

Sports

High school baseball: Coaching clinic Wednesday at Heritage Hall

The Oklahoma City Area Coaches Association is hosting a baseball coaching clinic this week.It is free for all youth coaches to...

Sports

OSU offers Norman sophomore Myka Perry

College coaches continue to see Myka Perry's potential.The 5-foot-10 sophomore guard on Norman's girls basketball team has...

Sports

Oklahoma All-State Football 2019: A look at past offensive, defensive and coach award winners

Offensive Player of the Year 2018: Dadrion Taylor, Carl Albert 2017: Devonte Lee, John Marshall 2016: Brandon Marquardt, Norman...

Sports

Meet The Oklahoman’s 107th All-State football first team

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR Brennan Presley, Bixby Senior wide receiver Ht./Wt.: 5-9, 170 College: Oklahoma State Presley...

Sports

Oklahoma All-State Football 2019: Loren Montgomery constructed Bixby into a powerhouse

BIXBY — Loren Montgomery had the perfect job. That didn’t mean he was intrigued by the prospect of becoming a head coach. Now...

Sports

Oklahoma All-State Football 2019: Bixby’s Brennan Presley exceeds expectations en route to title, OSU

BIXBY — Brennan Presley woke up with his phone buzzing. There were dozens of notifications. Some text messages from family and...

Sports
Video

2019 Big All-City football: Stillwater’s Gunnar Gundy created his own legacy

STILLWATER — Gunnar Gundy walked into Tucker Barnard’s office with a notebook and pen in hand. Stillwater’s quarterback came...

Sports

High school basketball: Crossings Christian sweeps Heritage Hall

BOYSCROSSINGS CHRISTIAN 68, HERITAGE HALL 48Reid Lovelace sprinted down the court, waving his hands in the air.As he caught the...

Sports

The Oklahoman's 2019 Big All-City football roster

First team Offense Pos.;;Name, School;;Class;;Ht.;;Wt. QB;;Gunnar Gundy, Stillwater;;Sr.;;6-2;;196 RB;;Davontae Pickard,...

Sports

Meet The Oklahoman’s 2019 Big All-City football first team

Offense Offensive Player of the Year: Gunnar Gundy, Stillwater, senior quarterback, 6-2, 196: Gundy was efficient, completing...

Sports
Video

The Oklahoman’s 2019 Little All-City football roster

First team Offense Pos.: Name, School, Class, Ht., Wt. QB: Ethan Mullins, Wayne, So., 5-10, 165 RB: Lance Spaulding,...

Sports
Video

Meet The Oklahoman's 2019 Little All-City football first team

Offense Offensive Player of the Year: Phillip Smitherman, Heritage Hall, senior wide receiver, 6-0, 182: The Harvard commit...

Sports
Video

2019 Little All-City football: Heritage Hall’s Phillip Smitherman etches name in school history

Phillip Smitherman didn’t realize what he was accomplishing. Heritage Hall’s senior wide receiver and defensive back was in...

Sports

Holiday Classic notebook: Midwest City boys, Piedmont girls claim titles

Kevin Overton showed why he was named Most Valuable Player when it mattered most.The star on Class 6A fourth-ranked Midwest...

Sports

Tournament of Champions notebook: Del City's Nate Goodlow shines as Eagles top Tulsa Washington for crown

Del City's boys basketball team will head into 2020 on a high note.The Class 5A top-ranked Eagles beat Class 6A No. 1 Tulsa...

Sports

High school boys basketball: Minco's Cooper Shirley reaches 1,000 career points

Minco boys basketball star Cooper Shirley is no stranger to scoring points.The junior guard surpassed 1,000 career points...

Sports

High school football: Former OU standout Josh Norman takes over at Southmoore looking to build program

MOORE — Josh Norman was intrigued, but he had questions. When he heard Southmoore was searching for a new head football coach,...

Sports

High school wrestling: Tuttle, Mustang, Choctaw place top 5 at Kansas City Stampede

Oklahoma schools dominated at the Kansas City Stampede championship over the weekend. The Stampede, which is regarded as one of...

Sports

High school boys basketball notebook: Cashion’s Jacob Woody reaches 1,000 career points

Basketball season is in full force, though it will slow down for the Christmas break before picking back up in January. Here...

Sports
Video

High school football: The Oklahoman's signing day Super 30 rankings

1. Andrew Raym, OL, Broken Arrow, 6-4, 295: The state’s top-ranked prospect signed with Oklahoma on National Signing Day,...

Sports
Video

The Oklahoman's 107th All-State football first-team selections

The Oklahoman high school sports staff has revealed its first-team selections of the 107th All-State football team.The annual...

Sports
Video

OSU football: Gunnar Gundy to walk on for Cowboys in 2021

Gunnar Gundy is staying close to home for college.Gundy told The Oklahoman on Friday he plans to walk on and play for the...

Sports
Video

High school football: OFBCA announces all tentative districts for 2020-21 seasons

High school football is going to look a bit different throughout Class 6A-II next season.The Oklahoma Football Coaches...

Sports
Video

High school football: Mustang announces partnership with Jordan Brand for uniforms

The Mustang football team is going to rep an iconic brand on its jerseys, starting next season.Mustang announced Friday a...

Sports

High school football: 2019 ACAC All-Conference football team announced

The John Marshall football team's excellent season is being rewarded.The All-City Athletic Conference announced its 2019...

Sports

High school football: Southmoore hires Josh Norman as next coach

Josh Norman is coming back to coach high school football in Oklahoma.Southmoore approved Norman, a former Oklahoma star and NFL...

Sports

High school football: 2019 All-District 2A-4 team announced

Tulsa Metro Christian star Asher Link was named Most Valuable Player of District 2A-4 after his stellar season.Link, who...

Sports
Video

National Signing Day: Class of 2020 college football signings from Oklahoma

Here are the Oklahoma high school football players who signed letters of intent Wednesday to play college football: Players;;...

Sports

National Signing Day: McGuinness stars Dominic Richardson, Brynden Walker best friends and future foes at TCU, OU

Dominic Richardson and Brynden Walker sat behind a table with McGuinness football helmets and their jerseys draped on each...

Sports

High school football: Sand Springs hires Bobby Klinck as next coach

Sand Springs didn't have to go far to hire its new football coach. Former Jenks standout Bobby Klinck will take over as...

Sports

High school football: OFBCA releases tentative districts for East 5A, 4A-C

Football districts for the 2020 and 2021 seasons are slowly taking shape.The Oklahoma Football Coaches Association has started...

Sports
Video

National Signing Day: Broken Arrow DB Myles Slusher flips commitment, signs with Arkansas

Myles Slusher is staying close to home.Broken Arrow's four-star defensive back signed with Arkansas on Wednesday, flipping his...

Sports
Video
Sports
Video

High school football: Owasso RB Isaiah Jacobs signs with Maryland

As Isaiah Jacobs reached into his backpack, many were unsure what plans were up his sleeve.Owasso's four-star running back sat...

Sports
Video

High school football: Lawton’s Chateau Reed goes from unknown to Baylor commit

LAWTON – Ryan Breeze wasn’t sure what to expect when he first met Chateau Reed. Lawton High School’s football coach could tell...

Sports

High school football: 2019 All-District A-3 team announced

Cashion junior Caden Harrell had a terrific season, and he's being rewarded for his play.He was named Most Valuable Player of...

Sports

High school football: Stillwater headlines 2019 COAC All-Conference awards

Stillwater's historic season earned it plenty of postseason accolades.The latest were released Monday, when the Pioneers were...

Sports
Video

High school football: Looking back on the 2019 season

It’s hard to believe the football season is finished. Over the past two weeks, nine teams added their names to the Oklahoma...

Sports
Video

High school football: The Oklahoman's final 2019 rankings

Class 6A-I Rank, Team (Pvs.) Record 1. Owasso (1) 13-0 2. Jenks (3) 8-5 3. Broken Arrow (2) 9-3 4. Moore (4) 6-6 5....

Sports

WATCH: Former Edmond North standout Daryl Dike scores stellar goal for Virginia in College Cup semifinals

Former Edmond North star Daryl Dike is no stranger to scoring goals.The sophomore at Virginia has continued his incredible...

Sports
Video

Class A football: Ringling uses clock management, stellar defense to top Cashion and win fifth state title

EDMOND – Coty Scott was patient as he positioned his body with the football floating toward him.Ringling's 6-foot-5, 250-pound...

Sports

High school football: Heritage Hall's Will Dunn commits to South Dakota

Heritage Hall star Will Dunn has shown his versatility plenty throughout his career.He has played nearly every position for the...

Sports
Video

Class 2A football: How Tulsa Metro Christian and Vian match up in the state championship game

No. 1 Tulsa Metro Christian (14-0) vs. No. 2 Vian (13-1) When: 7 p.m.

Sports
Video

Class A football: How Cashion and Ringling match up in the state championship game

No. 1 Cashion (13-0) vs. No. 2 Ringling (12-1) When: 1 p.m.

Sports
Video

Class B football: John Bay’s big performance leads to Shattuck’s third straight title

John Bay did nearly everything.The Shattuck football team’s senior quarterback and Oklahoma State baseball signee ran for...

News
Video

Friday Night Lights: Why getting Corey Miller to the Class 5A state championship game meant so much to his officiating crew

EDMOND — Brett Bates nearly burst into tears when he turned and saw Corey Miller walking onto the football field. Bates is the...

Sports
Video

Class B football: How Tulsa Regent Prep and Shattuck match up in the state championship game

No. 1 Shattuck (13-0) vs. No. 2 Tulsa Regent (14-0) When: 7 p.m. Friday Where: Western Heights High School, 8201 SW 44th St.

Sports

High school football: The Oklahoman's final championship picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school game in the state. Here are the picks for...

Sports

High school football: Norman OL Grant Goodson commits to Missouri State

Grant Goodson won't have to go too far from home to play college football.Norman's senior offensive lineman announced...

Sports
Video

High school football: 2019 All-District 4A-2 team announced

Bethany standout Sam Brandt was named the 2019 All-District 4A-2 Player of the Year on Thursday.Cushing's Keaton Crooks won...

Sports
Video

High school football: 2019 All-District 2A-7 team announced

Washington senior running back Lance Spaulding was named District 2A-7's Player of the Year.Lexington's Jaylen Conttrell was...

Sports
Video

High school football: Stillwater's Tevin Williams picks up first offer from Texas Tech

Stillwater defensive back Tevin Williams received his first Division I offer on Thursday.Williams announced on Twitter that...

Sports

High school notebook: OSSAA board approves football classification numbers

Wednesday's Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association's board of directors meeting was the first step to setting...

Sports

Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll

The first weekend of state championships has come and gone, and along with it came plenty of spectacular performances.

Sports

High school football: OSSAA board approves football classification numbers

Wednesday's Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association's Board of Directors meeting was the first step to setting...

Sports

Varsity podcast: Title chasing

https://omny.fm/shows/from-the-newsroom-the-oklahoman/title-chasingThe Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan and Nick Sardis recap the...

Sports
Video

High school football: 2019 All-District 5A-2 team announced

Carl Albert star Jayveion Traylor was named District 5A-2's Player of the Year, it was announced Wednesday when the...

Sports
Video

High school football: Wright brothers leading Vian behind stellar defense

VIAN – When speaking of the Wright brothers, it has a different meaning in Vian. Elijah, a senior, and Solomon, a junior, are...

Sports

High school football: OSSAA posts updated ADM numbers for football classification in 2020-21, to be voted on Wednesday

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association posted updated ADM numbers for football classification Tuesday evening.The...

Sports
Video

High school football: 2019 All-District 6A-II-1 team announced; Gundy named MVP

Stillwater quarterback Gunnar Gundy was named Most Valuable Player of District 6A-II-1 when the awards were announced...

Sports

Ferguson Jenkins, Michele Smith 2019 Award winners announced

The winners of the annual Ferguson Jenkins Award and Michele Smith Award were announced Tuesday.The awards are presented...

Sports
Video

High school football: 2019 All-District 3A-1 honors announced

Heritage Hall star Phillip Smitherman was named Most Valuable Player of District 3A-1 in the awards that were announced...

Sports

High school football: Big 10 Conference announces 2019 All-Conference selections

The Big 10 Conference announced Monday its selections for the 2019 All-Conference football team.Putnam North was named...

Sports
Video

High school football: 2019 All-District 6A-I-1 team announced

Norman's Cade Horton and Jenks' Will Cox were named co-District Players of the Year for District 6A-I-1.The team was announced...

Sports
Video

High school football: 2019 All-District 6A-I-2 team announced

Moore star quarterback Daniel Hishaw Jr. was named Most Valuable Player of District 6A-I-2, as the All-District team was...

Sports
Video

Class 6A-I football: Owasso outlasts Jenks for second state title in three years

EDMOND – Jenks quarterback Stephen Kittleman rolled out of the pocket, avoided an edge rusher and tossed a pass toward the end...

Sports

High school football: State championship matchups, sites set in Class 2A, A, B

With one weekend of state championships underway, the second week of matchups was set Friday night.In Class 2A, Tulsa Metro...

Sports
Video

Class 3A football: Tulsa Lincoln Christian downs Plainview for second state title in school history

EDMOND – Tulsa Lincoln Christian’s Kolbe Katsis jumped in the air and stuck his right hand out.Plainview’s Blake Nowell, a TCU...

Sports

Class 3A football: How Tulsa Lincoln Christian and Plainview match up in the state championship game

No. 1 Tulsa Lincoln Christian (13-0) vs. No. 2 Plainview (11-1) When: 11 a.m.

Sports

Class 5A football: How Carl Albert and McGuinness match up in the state championship game

No. 1 Carl Albert (12-1) vs. No. 2 McGuinness (11-2) When: 3:30 p.m. Saturday Where: Central Oklahoma, 100 N University Dr,...

Sports
Video

Class 6A-I football: How Owasso and Jenks match up in the state championship game

No. 1 Owasso (12-0) vs. No. 2 Jenks (8-4) When: 8 p.m.

Sports
Video

Class 6A-II football: Bixby defense secures fifth title in six seasons after win against Stillwater

EDMOND – Gunnar Gundy stepped up in the pocket when pressure came from behind.He got hit from his side, and as he fell down...

Sports
Video

Class 4A football: Poteau tops Weatherford, wins first state title in school history

EDMOND — Poteau coach Greg Werner admitted he was slightly unsure of sending his kicker out for a 23-yard field goal attempt,...

Sports

High school football: OSSAA releases tentative football ADM for 2020-21 seasons

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association has released tentative ADM numbers for football classification in the...

Sports

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...

Sports

Class C football: How Pond Creek-Hunter and Waynoka match up in the state championship game

No. 1 Pond Creek-Hunter (13-0) vs. No. 2 Waynoka (10-3) When: 7 p.m. Friday Where: Northwestern Oklahoma State, 709 Oklahoma...

Sports

Class 4A football: How Poteau and Weatherford match up in the state championship game

No. 1 Poteau (12-1) vs. No. 2 Weatherford (11-2) When: 1 p.m.

Sports

Class 6A-II football: How Bixby and Stillwater match up in the state championship game

No. 1 Bixby (12-0) vs. No. 2 Stillwater (12-0) When: 7 p.m.

Sports
Video

Friday Night Lights: Weatherford's Ethan Downs looking to cap spectacular junior season with state title

WEATHERFORD – Ethan Downs thinks plenty about the signs outside the entrance to Weatherford High School’s fieldhouse. Left of...

Sports
Video

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

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school football game in the state. Here are the...

Sports

High school softball: Deer Creek's Terin Ritz commits to UCO

Deer Creek junior Terin Ritz won't have to go far from home to play college softball.Ritz announced her commitment to UCO's...

Sports
Video

High school football: Billy Brown won't return as Shawnee's coach

Shawnee will begin its search for a new football coach,.Shawnee has moved on from head coach Billy Brown after 16 seasons, a...

Sports
Video

High school football: 2019 All-District 2A-1 team announced

The 2019 All-District 2A-1 team was announced Wednesday with plenty of local stars making the team.Perry senior quarterback...

Sports
Video

High school notebook: Oklahoma Christian School moving on from Derek Turner as head coach

Oklahoma Christian School will begin its search for a new football coach Derek Turner, who has been the Saints' head coach for...

Sports

High school football: Tulsa Washington's JJ Hester reopens recruitment, remains committed to Missouri

Tulsa Booker T. Washington star wide receiver JJ Hester has reopened his recruitment.Hester, who remains committed to Missouri,...

Sports
Video

High school football: Oklahoma Christian School moving on from Derek Turner as head coach

Oklahoma Christian School will begin its search for a new football coachDerek Turner, who has been the Saints' head coach for...

Sports
Video

High school football: Fan guide to state championship football games

EDMOND – You have questions about this weekend’s state championship football games at Central Oklahoma.We have answers.The...

Sports

High school basketball: Norman Public Schools to host inaugural Joe Lawson Memorial Invitational Tournament

Norman Public Schools is set to host the inaugural Joe Lawson Memorial Invitational Basketball Tournament, which begins...

Sports
Video

Allan Trimble Celebration of Life set for Wednesday

A celebration of life service for former Jenks coach Allan Trimble is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday's at Oral Roberts...

Sports
Video

Allan Trimble, a legend at Jenks and pioneer of Oklahoma high school football, dies after ALS battle

JENKS — Keith Riggs sat inside the building overlooking the football stadium named after Allan Trimble, looking for ways to...

Sports
Video

High school football: What they're saying about Allan Trimble

JENKS — Legendary Jenks football coach Allan Trimble died Sunday morning following a three-year battle with ALS, Jenks Public...

Sports

High school football: Davenport dominates Pioneer, advances to sixth straight semifinals

Davenport is no stranger to being one of the final four teams alive.For the sixth straight season, Davenport advances to the...

Sports

Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll

As the lights get brighter and games become more important, the performances continue to pick up.The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice...

Sports
Video

High school football: Championship, semifinal sites, times

Class 6A-ISaturday, Dec. 7, 8 p.m.At Central OklahomaJenks (8-4) vs. Owasso (12-0)Class 6A-IIFriday, Dec. 6, 7 p.m.At Central...

Sports

High school football: Cherokee runs 'Philly Special' to beat Canadian in OT

Trick plays work in 8-man football, too.So when Cherokee needed a spark to hold off the furious Canadian rally, it turned to...

Sports

High school football: Asher Link accounts for 8 TDs, Metro Christian routs Washington

Asher Link was nearly unstoppable.Tulsa Metro Christian's star senior quarterback accounted for all eight touchdowns in the No....

Sports
Video

Class 5A football: Healthy Dominic Richardson carries McGuinness back to state title game

A healthy Dominic Richardson is one of the state’s most dominant players. The senior McGuinness running back got hurt in a...