High school notebook: Mid-Del tournament unlikely to return

The Oklahoma City area's only large-school holiday tournament isn't likely to continue, according to sources in the Mid-Del school district.
by Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh Published: December 29, 2013
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The Oklahoma City area's only large-school holiday tournament isn't likely to continue, according to sources in the Mid-Del school district.

The Mid-Del Holiday Invitational, co-hosted by Midwest City and Del City high schools, just completed a third successful year Saturday night, but isn't expected to come back for a fourth edition next December.

The tournament had been the only event for large-school teams in the metro area over the holiday break. It concluded with a large crowd Saturday night at Del City to watch a pair of top-10 matchups in the boys and girls championship games.

Broken Arrow defeated Midwest City in the girls title game and Midwest City edged Mustang for the boys crown.

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Putnam City West's game against Gonzaga High of Washington, D.C. in the finals of the Junior Orange Bowl Classic in Miami, Fla., will be broadcast live online Monday night.

The Patriots, coming off a win over South Miami in Saturday's semifinals, will face Gonzaga for the title at 7 p.m. Monday. The game can be seen at www.rtvnews.org.

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by Scott Wright
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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
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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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