Class 3A's Dynamic Duo: Heritage Hall's Barry Sanders, Sterling Shepard push each other to be better

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Pull up to the Heritage Hall football practice field near the south end of campus on a weekday afternoon. There, during one-on-one drills, an intense competition is brewing between two of Oklahoma's top college football prospects — Barry J. Sanders and Sterling Shepard.
Ryan Aber: It's been a long time since a duo like Barry Sanders, Sterling Shepard came along
Class 3A's other dynamic duos: Anadarko's Sheldon Wilson, Tyler Melton look to make another run

6A duo: Ed. North's Tudman, Benway happy to get on field together

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When Jarion Tudman moved to Edmond and saw Edmond North RB Jared Benway, he was reminded of a former NFL star. “I thought, ‘There's a big Mike Alstott-looking dude,'” Tudman said with a laugh.
6A's other top duos: Stillwater's Cory Hassell, Jesse Vecter back for senior seasons

8-man duo: Davenport's Mike, Matt Miller always close by on the field

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The dynamic Miller brothers of Davenport are about as familiar with one another as two teammates can be. Mike Miller, the Bulldogs' senior running back, and Matt Miller, the team's junior quarterback, have been on sports teams together since they were little.

2A duo: Hennessey's Ivan Moreno, Levi Hill happy to share the spotlight

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Some very talented high school players couldn't handle sharing the spotlight at their position. Hennessey's Ivan Moreno and Levi Hill wouldn't have it any other way, though.
2A's other dynamic duos: Davis' Cole Weber, Zac Maynard team up for 2A favorites

A duo: Wayne's Josh Way, Sam Martin ready for more success

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A year ago at this time, the Wayne football players were motivating themselves with talk of winning a playoff game. Josh Way and QB Sam Martin were a big reason for last year's 8-4 record.
A's other dynamic duos: Dylan Seiter, Justin Eck key to Thomas defense

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    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Tue, Mar 31, 2015

    Carl Albert coach Tim Price officially resigned last week, bringing to end a very successful tenure with the Titans that included 10 state tournament appearances in his 11 seasons.

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    Scott Wright | Published: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    The Canadian Valley Conference recently announced its postseason awards for boys and girls basketball, selecting All-Conference teams for both the North and South divisions. Here are the selections: North Division Boys Coach of the Year:  Paul Meuser, Tuttle MVP: Tyler Lester, Tuttle...

  • Southeast's Dashawn McDowell heads All-City Conference basketball selections

    Scott Wright | Published: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    Southeast point guard and Tulsa commit Dashawn McDowell was selected by the coaches of the All-City Athletic Conference as the Boys Basketball Player of the Year, it was recently announced. Here are the full All-Conference selections: Player of the Year: Dashawn McDowell, Southeast First team...

  • Edmond North grad Corlbe Ervin verbally commits to Kansas State

    Scott Wright | Published: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    Former Edmond North point guard Corlbe Ervin is headed to Kansas State. The 6-foot-3 Ervin was a first-team Big All-City selection in 2013, his senior year at Edmond North. He spent the last two years at Connors State, where he averaged 15.9 points, 8.3 assists and 6.1 rebounds as a...

  • Putnam City West's Tyson Jolly lining up visits as recruiting nears end

    Scott Wright | Published: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    With the beginning of basketball’s spring signing period just a couple weeks away, Putnam City West star Tyson Jolly is trying to narrow down his college options. The 6-foot-4 guard has scheduled an official visit to Cal on April 9 and Gonzaga on April 16. He is in the process of planning trips...

  • OGBCA All-State rosters, games set

    Jacob Unruh | Published: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    The Oklahoma Girls Basketball Coaches Association recently completed the rosters for the annual All-State games. The games will be played Saturday, May 30 at Westmoore. The small-school girls will open at 1 p.m. with the middle and large games to follow. Here are the rosters for each team: Large...

  • Heritage Hall's Luther Harris, Stillwater's Jordan Brown pick up offers

    Scott Wright | Published: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    The biggest player in the state’s football class of 2016 landed his first offer. Heritage Hall’s 6-foot-6, 360-pound offensive lineman, Luther Harris, received an offer from Tulsa during his trip to the Golden Hurricanes’ campus over the weekend. Stillwater receiver Jordan Brown, 6-foot-3, 190...

  • Taylor Roberts leads way on All-City Athletic Conference team

    Jacob Unruh | Published: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

    The All-City Athletic Conference recently announced its annual All-Conference team with Classen SAS sophomore and the state’s leading scorer Taylor Roberts leading the way as the player of the year. Roberts’ father Malcolm was also named coach of the year. Taylor Roberts averaged 35.7 points per...

  • Big Cat Classic All-Tournament team set

    Jacob Unruh | Published: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

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  • OKC Storm's McKae Mitchell doesn't let lack of a home track stop her

    BY SCOTT WRIGHT, Staff Writer | Published: Sun, Mar 29, 2015

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  • Track athletes to watch: Millwood's Breonna Hall and Diedra Marsh among OKC-area standouts

    BY SCOTT WRIGHT | Published: Sun, Mar 29, 2015

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    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Sat, Mar 28, 2015

    Moore right-hander Dylan Grove didn’t hesitate to commit to Oklahoma as a sophomore. A senior who can hit 94 mph, Grove has spent the time since watching five other players from his hometown sign or verbally commit to the Sooners, signaling a change of emphasis on in-state recruiting for the...

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    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Sat, Mar 28, 2015

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  • Norman North's Quan Hogan, Hollis' Jace Webb add scholarship offers

    Scott Wright | Published: Sat, Mar 28, 2015

    It’s been a busy couple of weeks for two Oklahoma high school football prospects. Norman North’s Quan Hogan and Hollis’ Jace Webb have each added multiple scholarship offers in recent days. Hogan, a 6-foot-1, 200-pound running back ranked No. 6 on The Oklahoman’s Super 30...

  • High school soccer: Community Christian ready to build successful program

    By Jacob Unruh | Published: Thu, Mar 26, 2015

    Community Christian enters its second season with 27 players looking to build a successful program moving forward.



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Super 30: Colleges taking notice of Edmond Santa Fe's Michael Onuoha

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Colleges are starting to take notice of Edmond Santa Fe's Michael Onuoha after his performance at Oklahoma's camp this summer. The 6-foot-7, 225-pound defensive end and receiver has moved into The Oklahoman's Super 30 at No. 29. Super 30: Full list

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