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High school notebook: Del City's Corey Lawrence heading to Oregon State

Only two players from The Oklahoman's Super 30 remain uncommitted — Lawton Mac's Darius Graham and Edmond Santa Fe's Trevan Smith
by Ryan Aber and Scott Wright Published: February 3, 2013
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photo - Del City's Corey Lawrence fights off Ardmore's Carter Swanson during a high school football game in Del City, Okla., Friday, September 28, 2012. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman
Del City's Corey Lawrence fights off Ardmore's Carter Swanson during a high school football game in Del City, Okla., Friday, September 28, 2012. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman

JONES' LEE PLANS TO WALK ON AT OU

Jones kicker Nathan Lee was one of the best kickers in the state as a senior.

Now, Lee plans on trying to kick at Oklahoma, accepting a spot as a preferred walk-on for the Sooners.

Lee hit 5 of 9 field-goal tries this season, with a long of 42.

Lee isn't the only former Longhorns player who plans on continuing the sport in college.

Wide receiver/defensive back Randall Case is committed to East Central and lineman Clay Hunt is committed to Mid-America (Kan.) Nazarene.

DEER CREEK'S LOOMIS, YUKON'S SANCHEZ COMMIT TO SWOSU

Deer Creek linebacker Austin Loomis committed to Southwestern Oklahoma State over the weekend.

Loomis had a huge senior year, racking up 245 tackles, including 20 for loss, earning Oklahoman Big All-City honors.

Former Deer Creek assistant Michael Collins is SWOSU's wide receivers coach.

Also, Yukon wide receiver Codey Sanchez verbally committed to Southwestern last week.

Sanchez, 6-1, 175 pounds, was among the state's top receivers with 1,170 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior.

He is the fifth Yukon player to commit to a Division II program.

ALVA'S MCGEHEE COMMITS TO NWOSU

Alva running back Tanner McGehee recently committed to Northwestern Oklahoma State.

McGehee was the District 2A-1 Running Back of the Year and was named to the Oklahoma Coaches Association's All-State team after rushing for 1,592 yards and 19 touchdowns and recording 57 tackles and a pair of interceptions on defense.

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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