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Women’s basketball: Sophomore Sharane Campbell wants to raise awareness for SIDS

by Jason Kersey Published: February 4, 2013
Oklahoma sophomore guard Sharane Campbell wants to raise awareness for SIDS. PHOTO BY STEVE SISNEY, THE OKLAHOMAN
Oklahoma sophomore guard Sharane Campbell wants to raise awareness for SIDS. PHOTO BY STEVE SISNEY, THE OKLAHOMAN
NORMAN — Sharane Campbell keeps a photograph of her nephew, Kuron, in her locker.

Oklahoma’s sophomore guard lost her five-month old nephew Oct. 28, 2011, when he died in his sleep of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). and said in this Sooner Sports TV feature that she thinks about him every day.

Campbell, who was on The Oklahoman’s Super 5 team after her senior season at Star Spencer High School, also said she’s working to raise SIDS awareness.

For more on Campbell’s story, click here to watch reporter Jessica Coody’s feature on SoonerSports.tv.


by Jason Kersey
OU Sports Reporter
Jason Kersey became The Oklahoman's OU football beat writer in May 2012 after a year covering high school sports and OSU recruiting. Before joining the newspaper in November 2006 as a part-time results clerk, he covered high school football for...
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