Broken Arrow's Archie Bradley and Southmoore's Kendal Thompson, the first Oklahoma quarterbacks to make the prestigious Elite 11 camp in California, showed whey the got invitations.
Bradley was named the third-best quarterback by the college counselors and was said to be the most outgoing of all 12 participants in the four-day camp last week.
Bradley also won Best Leader, Most Coachable and the Golden Gun Accuracy Challenge, while Thompson earned Best Attitude honors by the counselors.
Denton, Texas, product and Oklahoma State commitment J.W. Walsh was voted the QB with the quickest release.
The college counselors were Missouri's Blaine Gabbert, TCU's Andy Dalton, Michigan State's Kirk Cousins, Virginia Tech's Tyrod Taylor, Miami's Jacory Harris and Jerrod Johnson of Texas A&M.
Jeff Driskel of Hagerty High School in Oviedo, Fla., was named the MVP of the camp.
Outlaws claim second straight championship
Pitching dominated the day in the 2A and 3A divisions of American Legion baseball as Pryor claimed both titles. But for the Seniors Division, it was hitting.
And more specifically, the Oklahoma Outlaws' hitting. The Outlaws scored 46 runs in four games to cruise to their second consecutive state championship late Saturday night in Bartlesville.
Midwest City graduate and Rose State signee Greg Nelson led the way, going 14-for-15 in the four-day event. He was named the MVP.
The Outlaws' smallest margin of victory was six runs. They punctuated the tournament with a 9-2 victory against Muskogee in the championship.
The team is made up of players from the east side of the Oklahoma City area, namely the Mid-Del region, Choctaw, Harrah and Tecumseh, among others.
Pryor's MVPs were pitcher Brett Mitchell for 2A and pitcher Chris Ashley for 3A.
Millwood's Franklin leads Hall of Fame class
The All-State games begin today, but the All-State event began Sunday as 10 coaches were honored at the Oklahoma Coaches Association Hall of Fame banquet Sunday night.
Millwood basketball coach Varryl Franklin was joined by Dennis Casey of Morrison, Harrah's Dennis Gaines, Putnam City's Luther Hunter, Adair's Russell Kruse, Moore's Steve Mancillas, Marlow's Bob Patterson, Ponca City's Frank Piccirillo and Bixby's Royce Skocdopole. Tahlequah's Gerald Benn earned a distinguished service honor.
All-State roster changes
There are two roster changes to this year's girls basketball game as Perkins' Justice Payne is replacing Carissa Crutchfield of Fort Gibson on the Large East team. Watonga's Krystal Fowler will play for the Small West instead of Ashley Baughman of Chattanooga. The girls games are Wednesday night at Oral Roberts.