High school athletes of the week: Moore's Sable Hankins, Mount St. Mary's Sam Bennett among week's stars

Hankins, a senior third baseman who has committed to Lamar, was moved to leadoff hitter Sept. 13 and took off, posting 19 hits over the last nine games.
by Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh Published: September 25, 2013


Sable Hankins, Moore

Hankins, a senior third baseman, was moved to leadoff hitter Sept. 13 and took off, posting 19 hits over the last nine games. The Lamar commitment entered Tuesday hitting .521 with 29 RBIs and then had two hits and two RBIs during the Lions' 11-1 win against Edmond North.


Amy Serowski, Southmoore

Serowski, a four-year starter, has sparked the SaberCats during a recent run that saw them crack the top 10 in the Class 6A rankings at No. 9. For the year, she leads the team in kills, serving aces, passing and digs.

Cross country

Sam Bennett, Mount St. Mary

Bennett blazed to victory at the Oklahoma Baptist University meet in Shawnee, clocking a winning time of 17:47, which was 17 seconds better than the rest of the field.

Girls cross country

Abbey Mace, Norman North

With her teammates right behind her, Mace won the individual title at Holland Hall's 3,200-meter race on Saturday in 11:51. Teammates Belle Wallace and Isabella Rose took second and third, respectively, each finishing within nine seconds of Mace as Norman North won the team title.

by Scott Wright
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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by Jacob Unruh
Jacob Unruh is a graduate of Northeastern State University. He was born in Cherokee and raised near Vera where he attended Caney Valley High School.During his tenure at NSU, Unruh wrote for The Northeastern (NSU's student newspaper), the...
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