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High school notebook: Oklahoma City area teams move toward Big House

In Class A, unranked Cashion defeated Oklahoma Christian Academy and Cimarron to win its district and advance to the regional winner's bracket this weekend, where it will host No. 11 Okarche. The Warriors easily won their district title 75-29 over Ringwood on Saturday.
by Ryan Aber and Scott Wright Published: February 10, 2013
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The pursuit for the Big House in Class A and B has gone well for some metro-area boys basketball teams so far.

In Class A, unranked Cashion defeated Oklahoma Christian Academy and Cimarron to win its district and advance to the regional winner's bracket this weekend, where it will host No. 11 Okarche. The Warriors easily won their district title 75-29 over Ringwood on Saturday.

Southwest Covenant posted a pair of victories to win its district, and Calumet advanced into the regional loser's bracket.

In Class B, Crossings Christian defeated Dover for a district title, and Coyle blasted Claremore Christian as it seeks its first state tournament appearance since 2008.

EARP THRILLED TO HEAD TO PUEBLO

Southmoore linebacker Copy Earp didn't know anything about Colorado State-Pueblo when the school reached out to him.

Earp was recruited by ThunderWolves' running backs coach Steve Sewell, who played for Oklahoma from 1981 to 1984 and for the Denver Broncos for seven seasons.

“He told me where he was from and asked if I knew anything about the program,” Earp said. “He asked me to give them a look and call him back. I did and told him I was very interested.”

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by Ryan Aber
OU Athletics Reporter
Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The...
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by Scott Wright
Reporter
A lifelong resident of the Oklahoma City metro area, Scott Wright has been on The Oklahoman staff since 2005, covering a little bit of everything on the state's sports scene. He has been a beat writer for football and basketball at Oklahoma and...
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