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High school basketball roundup: Caleb Corprew's dunk sparks Midwest City

Caleb Corprew only scored two points Friday night, but it might have been the most important basket top-ranked Midwest City got in a 73-54 win over Edmond Santa Fe.
by Ryan Aber and Scott Wright Published: March 1, 2013
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However, that win will have to come against Class 5A No. 1 Bishop McGuinness, which lost 54-46 to Lawton MacArthur Friday.

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Stillwater got 24 points from Carson Teel in a 68-63 win over Bixby and will face Broken Arrow Saturday for a spot at state. ... Tanner Stiles and Josh Lout scored 17 points apiece as Bethany avoided elimination with a 59-43 win over John Marshall.

GIRLS

Northeast girls survive scare

T'ona Edwards came up huge in the final moments, hitting the go-ahead basket with five seconds left, then coming up with a steal to clinch a state tournament berth for Class 2A No. 1 Northeast with a 50-49 win over Tonkawa.

The Vikings (27-0) trailed by five with just over a minute remaining before the strong close kept their undefeated season alive.

Tonkawa dominated most of the night, jumping out to an 18-4 lead after one quarter and built the lead to as big as 18 points midway through the third.

Northeast is in the state tournament for the third consecutive season.

Dale's Clark tops 1,500

Breck Clark has made Dale go all season.

She kept at it Friday night, moving past the 1,500 career points mark in a 54-51 win over Fairview to send the Lady Pirates to the Class 2A state tournament.

Clark, who came in needing just two points to reach the milestone, scored 19.

“That's a big deal for us and it's a big deal for this team,” Dale coach Josh Forsythe said.

Lexes Satterwhite added 12 points for Dale to help send the Lady Pirates to their first state tournament since winning the title in 2010.

Olivia Mason scored 21 to lead Fairview.

“These girls have really worked hard,” Forsythe said. “We earned it tonight. Fairview's a great team and the defending champions and they made us work for it.”

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Behind 23 points from Teanna Reid, Millwood sealed a spot at state with a 54-43 win over Plainview. ... Four Perkins players scored in double-figures as the Demons advanced to state with a 56-27 win over Sequoyah-Tahlequah. ... Leslie Shuck scored 16 points as Oklahoma Christian stayed alive with a 53-48 win over Henryetta.

by Ryan Aber
OU Athletics Reporter
Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The...
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by Scott Wright
Reporter
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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