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High school wrestling: Tuttle beats Cushing in Class 4A finals for 11th straight title

ENID — Members of the Tuttle wrestling team held up seven square signs as they posed for a photo after the dual state finals....

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Kolby Crum, one of seven Moore runners struck by a pickup, has died of his injuries

MOORE — Kolby Crum fought an uphill battle to survive. The Moore High School senior, one of seven students struck by a speeding...

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'Something like that is really amazing': How Washington's Rocky Clarke went from welding to winning 900 games

Rocky Clarke has always been a believer of destiny. “You know how some people are called to be preachers?” he said. “I feel...

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High school wrestling: Broken Arrow edges Mustang for Class 6A dual state title

Class 6A Mustang fell short of winning its first dual state wrestling championship in school history. The Broncos fought back...

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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...

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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...

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Dual state wrestling tournament notebook: Choctaw, Mustang, Edmond North among teams to advance

The top wrestling teams in Classes 6A-3A competed Friday at the dual state tournament in Enid. Here are some takeaways from the...

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High school wrestling: Cruz Aguilar continues to shine for Edmond Memorial

EDMOND — Cruz Aguilar had a lofty goal heading into his senior year on the Edmond Memorial wrestling team. “Be the second...

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High school girls basketball: Newcastle's Karley Johnson joins 1,000-point club

As a freshman, Johnson scored 632 points. But the 1,000 point milestone didn’t cross her mind until midway through her...

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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...

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High school girls basketball: Crescent's Elizabeth Battelo joins 1,000-point club

Before Tuesday night's game, Crescent coach Karl Butt told Elizabeth Battello she only needed 4 points to join the 1,000-point...

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High school swimming regionals notebook: Norman North, Edmond North continue to thrive

Edmond and Jenks hosted the high school swimming regionals on Friday and Saturday.

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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...

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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...

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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...

Can Steven Adams open up the Thunder's offense?

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Thunder general manager Sam Presti made the suggestion and the hairs stood up on the back of fans’ necks. As of now, the Thunder isn’t going to get shooting out of its centers. As of now. "But maybe we can push Steven into a development...

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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...

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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...

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Mother of Moore High School runner Rachel Freeman tells teammates to 'run for Rachel'

MOORE — Stefen Seifried remembers when Rachel Freeman got her letter jacket. The jacket was like all the others at Moore High...

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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...

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High school girls basketball: Duke's Rick Wilson achieves 900 wins and Rocky Clarke is closing in

Rick Wilson joined an elite group of coaches and Rocky Clarke could be following him this week.

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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...

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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...

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Mustang’s Gabe Simonsen named 2019-20 Gatorade Oklahoma Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year

Mustang junior Gabe Simonsen has been named the 2019-20 Gatorade Oklahoma Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year.

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Olympic great Michael Phelps to headline The Oklahoman’s All-City Prep Sports Awards June 9

The most-decorated Olympic athlete of all time will be in Oklahoma City on June 9 for The Oklahoman’s All-City Prep Sports...

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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...

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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...

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High school girls basketball: Christian Heritage's Rylee Langerman surpasses 1,500 points

After joining the 1,000-point club in the state semifinals nearly one year ago, The Christian Heritage Academy Crusader...

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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...

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'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...

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High school basketball: Norman North girls beat top-ranked Deer Creek

The Norman North girls basketball players sported big smiles as they ran towards each other Friday night, clapping their hands...

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Jenni Carlson: Why Moore will carry on after latest tragedy

MOORE — Chad Mashburn was talking to his secretary in his office at Moore High School on Monday afternoon when he heard the...

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Manslaughter charge filed in Moore High School deaths

NORMAN — A prosecutor vowed Friday to seek a lengthy prison sentence for the "career criminal" who drove his pickup into a...

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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...

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High school girls basketball: Mount St. Mary's Kennedy Allison joins 1,000-point club

Kennedy Allison's January was filled with nothing but individual success.In just her junior season, the Mount St. Mary forward...

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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...

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Moore High School runner Yuridia Martinez was always playing sports and helping others

Growing up, Yuridia Martinez always had her long brown hair pulled back in a braided ponytail. And that braid was always...

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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,...

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National Signing Day: February 2020 college signing list

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

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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...

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High school girls basketball roundup: Piedmont tops El Reno in rematch of 2019 Class 5A title game

Delanie Crawford passed to Rain Peyton on the wing, as Peyton drove to the basket, Crawford took her place and received the...

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Moore High School runner Rachel Freeman left an impact on coach, team for which she never got to run

Steve Guymon will be at the office early Wednesday, waiting on letters of intent to arrive. He is women’s cross country and...

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Moore suspect had multiple DUI arrests

For most of his life, the suspect in the Moore High School tragedy has had trouble with drugs, alcohol and the law. Max Leroy...

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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...

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High school boys basketball: Edmond Memorial routs Mustang 92-50

Nearly everything went right for the Edmond Memorial boys basketball team on Tuesday.

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High school boys basketball: El Reno holds on to beat Piedmont 44-38

With the win, El Reno (9-9) snapped a 3-game losing streak.

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High school girls basketball: Putnam City North's Bria Sanders-Woods commits to Murray State

Putnam City North’s Bria Sanders-Woods committed to Murray State on Sunday. The 5-foot-9 guard is the latest Oklahoma prospect...

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National Signing Day: Hype doesn't always determine success — for better and for worse

Hundreds of students packed into the Casady School gym fell silent as Josh Wariboko-Alali listened to the studio-host voices...

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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...

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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...

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Win by Westmoore Junior High wrestler 'warmed our hearts'

MOORE — Cheers erupted when Eric Lee’s name was announced. The noise continued to increase as Lee rose from the bench and...

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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...

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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...

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Super Bowl LIV: Heritage Hall alum Wes Welker faced steep learning curve to get up to speed as 49ers’ receivers coach

MIAMI — Deebo Samuel remembers now the first time he met Wes Welker. He just didn’t realize it at first. It was at the NFL...

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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...

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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,...

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OCA announces Class A All-Star football team

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

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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...

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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...

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OCA announces Class 4A All-Star football team

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

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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...

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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...

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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...

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'I don’t want it any other way': Moore junior Aaliyah Moore putting in the mileage chasing WNBA dream

MOORE — Aaliyah Moore strutted to center court ready to have her dreams broadcasted to her classmates. The message reverberated...

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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....

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Lawmaker wants to ban transgender students from playing in female sports

PHOENIX, Ariz. — Arizona would ban female transgender students from competing in female sports under a bill that already has...

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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...

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‘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....

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High school girls basketball: Putnam West routs Putnam City

Jocelyn Fernandez crossed over a defender at the top of the key and made a drive toward the rim. As the help defense...

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High school boys basketball: Southmoore holds on to beat Edmond Santa Fe 51-45

Steven Jackson swung a pass to J’Lynn Counter, who was wide open and ready to knock down a corner 3-pointer.

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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,...

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High school swimming: Edmond Memorial's Max Myers looks to make a run for state title

EDMOND — Max Myers has earned quite the reputation during his swimming career at Edmond Memorial. “Each time he gets up on the...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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High school cross country: Broken Arrow’s Payton Hinkle named Gatorade Oklahoma Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year

Payton Hinkle was named Monday the 2019-20 Gatorade Oklahoma Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year.

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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...

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High school girls basketball roundup: Moore tops Choctaw for John Nobles Invitational title

Peyton Andrews’ feet were set, and the junior was clearly ready to fire a 3-pointer when she received a pass from Breonest...

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High school girls basketball roundup: Moore cruises past Bishop Miege

On a Moore fast break, Aaliyah Moore took the pass from Ashanti Day. She took one power dribble and scored a layup through...

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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...

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Longtime Oklahoma high school football coach Bruce Hendrickson dies at 75

Longtime football coach Hendrickson dies Bruce Hendrickson, one of the most successful high school football coaches in state...

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High school girls basketball roundup: Norman powers past OKC Storm 75-42

To open the 2020 Titan Classic, Norman forced a turnover as Chantae Embry stole the pass and finished on the other end with a...

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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...

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Norman student's 'Fortitude' in online poll to pick Mars rover name

A Norman High student has pitched one of nine names that are finalists for the next Mars rover. Anthony Yoon suggested the...

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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...

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'We had a dream': Meet the 68-year-old who launched an Oklahoma high school dynasty with Tuttle wrestling

TUTTLE — Holding down his regular spot a couple rows up on the east side of Tuttle High School’s gym, Mike London blends in...

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'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...

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High school sports: The Oklahoman's Players of the Week for Jan. 16-22, 2020

BOYS BASKETBALL Reid Lovelace, Crossings Christian The sophomore had an outstanding week, helping the Knights to wins over...

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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...

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Grant to fund lacrosse at Harding Charter Preparatory High School

Harding Charter Preparatory High School has been awarded a 2020 First Stick Grant from the U.S. Lacrosse organization. The...

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High school girls basketball: Chantae Embry continues to excel despite move to Class 6A

NORMAN — Michael Neal was enjoying a summer visit to Texas when he decided to check the list of girls signed up to play...

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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...

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High school boys basketball: Norman North tops Moore behind Hearne's big performance

Caelin Hearne made a move to his right, stopped and shot a 3-pointer that fell at the halftime buzzer. The shot put Norman...

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High school basketball: Aaliyah Moore, Ashanti Day pace Moore past Norman North

The Moore girls basketball team's defense found a way to stifle Norman North.The Lions went on a big run in the final minutes...

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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...

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High school girls basketball: Millwood cruises past Oklahoma Christian School 64-19

The Millwood girls basketball team kept applying pressure.

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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...

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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....

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High school girls basketball: Edmond Memorial's Katelyn 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.

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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...

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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...

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High school boys cross country: Mustang’s Gabe Simonsen finishes fifth at USATF junior cross country championships

Mustang junior Gabe Simonsen took fifth place Saturday in the 8-kilometer race at USA Track and Field’s junior cross country...

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High school swimming: Norman North, Edmond North dominate at COAC meet

Norman North and Edmond North topped the 12-team field Saturday at the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference swim meet in Edmond.

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Three arrested after fight during basketball game at John Marshall High School

A fight broke out Friday night during a high school basketball game at John Marshall High School.The fight occurred between...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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High school boys basketball: Strong second half helps Edmond North top Norman 62-58

Dalante Shannon approached the 3-point line and quickly bolted to the rim.

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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’...

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High school boys basketball: Big second half lifts Classen SAS over Dale

Ben Patrick attempted a 3-pointer near the top of the key and quickly followed his shot.

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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...

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High school girls basketball: Littlepage-Buggs continues to dominate, Classen SAS beats Dale 84-58

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

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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NFL Playoffs: George Kittle is football's best tight end and biggest character, and neither surprise his high school buddies from Norman

George Kittle moved to Norman the spring of his sophomore year of high school. Didn’t take him long to start living like a...

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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,...

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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...

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High school girls basketball roundup: Sharonica Hartsfield hits game-winner, Putnam West beats Putnam North

Sharonica Hartsfield corralled a loose ball and streaked down the court. With the clock dwindling and Putnam West trailing by...

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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...

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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...

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High school girls basketball roundup: Walker provides spark, Edmond Santa Fe tops Putnam City

Ahoneste Walker has a knack for blowing past opposing defenders. The 5-foot-4 senior point guard is never the tallest player on...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Bret Belindo and Mason Williams, seniors at Edmond Memorial High School, recently received the 15th annual Shelby Hudson...

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High school boys basketball: Edmond North routs Norman North 81-61

In Edmond North’s game against Norman North on Tuesday night, Dalante Shannon was the Huskies’ go-to scorer.

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High school girls basketball: Edmond North pulls away for 42-33 win against Norman North

The Huskies scores nine unanswered points to open the third quarter and pulled away for a 42-33 victory at Edmond North High...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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The Oklahoman’s 107th All-State football team

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

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Oklahoma All-State Football 2019: Reise Collier was key to Carl Albert's dominance

MIDWEST CITY — Reise Collier and his fellow Carl Albert football teammates had a clear goal when they began their high school...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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2019 Little All-City football: Sam Brandt leaves lasting legacy at Bethany

BETHANY — Sam Brandt knew he was going to make an impact as a freshman on the Bethany football team. Despite Brandt’s age and...

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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,...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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High school swimming notebook: Norman North’s Aiden Hayes dominates at junior championships

Norman North’s Hayes dominates at junior championships Aiden Hayes continues to prove he is one of the best swimmers in the...

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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...

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High school girls basketball: Classen SAS fast out of the gate

Classen SAS begins season on high note Classen SAS has been one of the top teams in Class 4A this season. The Lady Comets...

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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,...

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OSU football: Tulsa Kelley's Zach Middleton ready to prove he's healthy

TULSA — Tulsa Kelley star Zach Middleton felt the weight of a lost season.He carried the football just three times. He played...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Boone's 2005 trip to OKC was quite memorable

Denzel Washington portrayed Boone in "Remember the Titans"

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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...

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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...

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Morning roundup: Jaguars fire top executive Tom Coughlin

NFL Jaguars fire executive Tom Coughlin The Jacksonville Jaguars fired top executive Tom Coughlin on Wednesday, parting ways...

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OSU football: Mike Gundy showing more emphasis on in-state stalent with signing class

TULSA — Zach Middleton never pictured himself in orange. He grew up in a household of crimson and cream. His parents are...

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OSU football: Choctaw star Jeff Roberson signs with his dream school

CHOCTAW — Jeff Roberson became a prized recruit after the 2018 football season. College coaches were mesmerized with what they...

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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;;...

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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...

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National Signing Day: Carl Albert's Rico Windham signs with Tulsa

Rico Windham’s high school football career was filled with success.

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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OSU football: Brennan Presley, Jordan Reagan continue Bixby pipeline to Cowboys

BIXBY— Brennan Presley moved one week into his freshman year with the belief that his football career would take off. Tulsa...

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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....

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Class 2A football: Tulsa Metro Christian beats Vian 42-34 for first state title in school history

EDMOND — Asher Link’s pump fake fooled the Vian defense. When Link decided to tuck the ball and cross the line of scrimmage,...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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.

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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.

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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...

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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...

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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.

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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High school football: Cashion QB Ben Harman finds his groove in the playoffs

CASHION — Ben Harman had a rough start to his sophomore football season. The Cashion quarterback got injured during a scrimmage...

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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...

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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.

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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...

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Varsity podcast: Title chasing

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

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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...

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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...

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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...

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High school softball: Mustang hires Lacy Darity as head coach

Lacy Darity was announced Monday as Mustang’s fastpitch softball coach.

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Class 5A football: Carl Albert beats McGuinness 30-15 for fourth straight state title

No. 1-ranked Carl Albert defeated No. 2 McGuinness 30-15 Saturday in the Class 5A state championship game at the University of...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Big All-City softball 2019: Meet The Oklahoman's first team selections

Player of the Year Chloe Bohuslavicky, Piedmont Position: Pitcher Class: Senior The story: Bohuslavicky has been a four-year...

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High school softball: Chloe Bohuslavicky's softball career is far from over

Her senior season may be over, but Chloe Bohuslavicky is far from done with fastpitch softball. The Piedmont senior is...

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The Oklahoman's Big All-City softball team

First team P: Chloe Bohuslavicky, Sr., Piedmont C: Zadie LaValley, Sr., Carl Albert IF: Terin Ritz, Jr., Deer Creek IF: Rikki...

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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...

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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...

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

Player of the Year McKenzie Wagoner, Newcastle Position: Pitcher Class: Senior The story: A pitcher, Wagoner helped lead...

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The Oklahoman's 2019 Little All-City softball team

First team P: McKenzie Wagoner, Sr., Newcastle C: Karson Jennings, Sr., Purcell IF: Hope Madden, Sr., Washington IF: Rylan...

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Little All-City softball: Newcastle's McKenzie Wagoner ready for new journey

McKenzie Wagoner is about to embark on a new journey. Next fall, the Newcastle senior pitcher will be playing softball more...

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Class A football: Cashion holds off Pawnee 34-16 in state semifinal

Lynn Shackelford was impressed with the Pawnee football team as he prepared for the Class A semifinals.

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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.

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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,...

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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.

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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.

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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.

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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OKPreps football: Why Owasso-Jenks title game not being in Tulsa is exciting not horrible

Bill Blankenship is fired up about the high school football state title games this weekend. That's not super surprising — he's...

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High school football: Kentrell Bizzell emerging as a star for Carl Albert

MIDWEST CITY — Kentrell Bizzell vividly remembers the Class 5A football championship game in 2016. “It was raining a little...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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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...

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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...

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High school football: Asher Link is Tulsa Metro Christian's latest star quarterback

Tulsa Metro Christian has a long list of prolific quarterbacks who have excelled in the past decade.

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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High school football: Longtime Jenks coach Allan Trimble dies from battle with ALS

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

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Class A football: Cashion meeting preseason expectations with run to state semifinal

CASHION — Cashion had high hopes at the beginning of the season. The Wildcats lost in the second round of the playoffs the past...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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The Oklahoman's 2019 All-City girls cross country teams

First team Cayden Brickman, So., Stillwater Kaitlyn Byrd, Jr., Moore Britton Russell, Jr., Edmond Santa Fe Avery Stanley,...

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All-City girls cross country: Jones freshman Tabitha Fox is a rising star

JONES — Tabitha Fox wasn’t sure how she would fare at the Class 3A cross country state meet. The Jones freshman won the...

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Meet The Oklahoman's 2019 All-City girls cross country first team

Runner of the Year Tabitha Fox, Jones Class: Freshman The story: Fox began her high school career in style, winning several...

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Class 3A football: Plainview dominates Verdigris 55-13, advances to state championship game

Plainview didn’t waste any time against Verdigris on Friday night.

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Class 3A football: Defending champion Heritage Hall loses to Lincoln Christian

CUSHING – With a few quick uppercuts in the first quarter, Lincoln Christian staggered Heritage Hall, and the Bulldogs never...

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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...

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Class 5A football: Carl Albert gets revenge against Piedmont, advances to fourth straight championship game

As the punter muffed the snap, Carl Albert swarmed. Those donning red jerseys and pants swarmed to Piedmont’s punter, who...

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The Oklahoman's 2019 All-City boys cross country teams

First team AJ Antonelli, So., Deer Creek Jack Reed, Sr., Deer Creek Trevor Sallee, Sr., Guthrie Gabe Simonsen, Jr., Mustang...

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Meet The Oklahoman's 2019 All-City boys cross country first team

Runner of the Year Christian Arenivar, Santa Fe South Class: Senior The story: Arenivar dominated the competition this...