High schools: Mason Overstreet, Lexi Armon win Oklahoma's Best Classic

The golf gathering was open to players who finished in the top 15 at the high school state tournaments.
by Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh Published: May 26, 2014
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Arkansas commit Mason Overstreet, a sophomore from Laverne, shot a two-round total of 11-under par to run away with medalist honors at the OJGT Oklahoma's Best High School Classic Monday at John Conrad Golf Club in Midwest City.

After opening with a 7-under 65 on Sunday, Overstreet closed with a 68 for a four-shot victory over Poteau's Cody Shore.

Edmond North freshman Austin Eckroat, the Class 6A individual champion, was five shots back in third.

In the girls tournament, Owasso's Lexi Armon shot back-to-back 73s to win by four shots.

Taylor Dobson of Broken Arrow and Sydney Youngblood of Durant tied for second.

The event was open to players who finished in the top 15 at the high school state tournaments.

LAVALLEY NAMED TO NATIONAL WATCH LIST

Carl Albert senior slugger Gavin LaValley was recently named to the MaxPreps National Player of the Year watch list following another stellar baseball season.

LaValley, who has signed with Oklahoma, is one of 10 finalists. A selection will be made next month.

This season, LaValley hit .539 with 19 home runs, 63 runs and 75 RBIs while leading the Titans to their third straight Class 5A championship.

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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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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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