High school athletes of the week: OCS' Rustin Purser, Mustang's June Tigert among standouts

BY JASON KERSEY AND SCOTT WRIGHT Published: April 25, 2012


Rustin Purser, OCS

The move up to Class 3A hasn't slowed Purser and Oklahoma Christian School. Purser fired a 10-under-par 62 Monday in a regional qualifying tournament at Cimarron Trails in Perkins. Along with a 68 from teammate Jack Lemon, the Saints cruised to a 276 team total for an easy win.


June Tigert, Mustang

Tigert shot 71 at Trosper Park on Tuesday to win the Class 6A west regional by one stroke over teammate Charter Lawson and Edmond North's Allison Sell as Mustang earned a four-stroke team victory. Tigert also shot 70 on Monday at Fairfax for a third-place finish and a team championship for the Broncos.


Troy Tippeconnic, Edmond Memorial

Tippeconnic, a freshman, scored four goals in the Bulldogs' three wins during the past week to clinch a playoff spot. He scored three goals in Monday's win over Bishop McGuinness. Memorial opens the playoffs Tuesday at Norman.


Allison Worsham, Deer Creek

Worsham scored a goal in Tuesday's 2-1, district-clinching win over Heritage Hall. She scored a total of nine goals in the past week for the Antlers, who open the playoffs Tuesday at home against El Reno.

Continue reading this story on the...

Trending Now


  1. 1
    Former Texas Tech DC Matt Wallerstedt says 'don't believe' rumors of dismissal
  2. 2
    Sex crime charges filed against former Tulsa County sheriff's deputy
  3. 3
    White House will now lock the front door | WashingtonExaminer.com
  4. 4
    Report: Baker Mayfield to receive a third year of eligibility effective immediately
  5. 5
    OU football: Tony Jefferson making an impact with Arizona Cardinals
+ show more