High school notebook: Carl Albert plans Make-A-Wish fundraiser for Kyle Staggs
Youngster will throw out first pitch for Titans' game against Dale. He'll also be part of Carl Albert's team that day.
Carl Albert plans Make-A-Wish fundraiser
Carl Albert's baseball team will host a fundraiser for Kyle Staggs, a local child involved with the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
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Staggs will throw out the first pitch at Thursday's game against Dale, the defending Class 2A state champion. He'll also be a part of Carl Albert's team that day.
All of the gate proceeds from the 4 p.m. game will be used to send Staggs and his family to Disney World.
Both teams enter the game at No. 1 in their class. Carl Albert won the title in 5A last season.
MILLWOOD'S BATSON ADDS KANSAS OFFER
Millwood junior Cameron Batson was busy helping the Falcons basketball team win a state championship over the weekend, but he got a little football news along the way.
On Friday morning, Batson, a 5-foot-9, 165-pound receiver, got a scholarship offer from Kansas. It is Batson's third Division I offer, along with Washington State and Texas Tech.
As a junior, Batson had 26 catches for 598 yards, while averaging 13.3 yards on 26 rushing attempts. He accounted for 13 total touchdowns and was among the state leaders with nine interceptions.
CASADY BOYS FINISH STRONG
The Casady boys basketball team put a tough regular season in the past and closed the year with a pair of wins at the Southwest Preparatory Conference Tournament recently.
Casady went 2-2 at the tournament, giving them five victories over SPC teams on the year — three more than they won the previous two seasons combined.