Scott Munn
Sports Sports Assistant Editor
Scott Munn joined The Oklahoman/Oklahoma City Times sports staffs in October 1982. He spent a year as a formcharter, three years on the desk and 16 as a reporter. Scott has spent the last nine years as an evening assistant sports editor. Scott's regular beats included high schools, minor league hockey, minor league baseball, sprint car racing and small college athletics -- all of which he still follows. He has contributed to major beats such as Oklahoma and Oklahoma State.

A native of Portsmouth, Ohio, he attended the University of Central Oklahoma and Putnam City North High School. Scott and wife Ginger live in Oklahoma City with children Elizabeth (16), David (15) and pets Sam, Jack, Pete, Harry Bear and Buster.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Gerry Fleming unsure who will start in goal for Game 1 of AHL playoffs

    By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Wed, Apr 22, 2015

    Laurent Brossoit is in a groove, starting 54 games for the Barons. Richard Bachman is well rested. Which way will the Barons coach go?

  • Oklahoma City Barons: OKC's win earns it a matchup with San Antonio Rampage

    By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Sat, Apr 18, 2015

    The Barons beat the Iowa Wild 4-2 in the Cox Center to clinch the No. 6 seed in the Western Conference.

  • Mike Garrett resigns as Langston athletic director

    By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Thu, Apr 16, 2015

    The 1965 Heisman Trophy winner from USC and the Trojans’ former athletic director told The Oklahoman on Thursday night that he has resigned and will move to Kansas City so his two 10-year-old boys, Michael and John, could spend more time with his wife’s family.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Newcomer Kyle Platzer scores two goals in Barons' loss to Hamilton Bulldogs

    By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Tue, Apr 14, 2015

    Kyle Platzer, just a few weeks out of playing junior hockey in Canada, made quite an impression in front of 2,134 fans Tuesday night at the Cox Convention Center. The 20-year-old scored once in the second period and again in the third during the Oklahoma City Barons’ 5-3 loss to the Hamilton Bulldogs in an American Hockey League game.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: San Antonio dominates Barons, but help is likely on the way for OKC

    By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Tue, Apr 7, 2015

    The San Antonio Rampage continued its season dominance over the Oklahoma City Barons, rolling to a 4-1 American Hockey League victory. San Antonio, which most likely assured itself the Western Division championship with the win, finished the regular season with a 9-1-2 record against the Barons.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Charlotte Checkers slip past OKC

    By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Fri, Mar 13, 2015

    Also-ran Charlotte took advantage of a late penalty as Zach Boycuk put a shot over goaltender Laurent Brossoit with 1.6 seconds left in the game, and the Checkers beat the Barons 2-1 before 2,999 fans on Saturday night.

  • Oklahoma City Barons notebook: Addition of Brad Winchester, Akim Aliu

    BY SCOTT MUNN | Published: Fri, Mar 13, 2015

    With the American Hockey League regular season winding down and the playoffs just a month away, the addition of physical forwards Brad Winchester and Akim Aliu will give Oklahoma City some security in case of more injuries and personnel shifts by the parent Edmonton Oilers.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Chase Schaber scores first goal as OKC blasts Milwaukee Admirals

    By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Tue, Mar 10, 2015

    The second-year pro was one of a dozen Barons to tally a point Tuesday night — with Schaber notching his first career AHL goal — in a 5-1 whipping of the Milwaukee Admirals before 2,309 fans at the Cox Convention Center.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: Andrew Miller scores gamewinner as OKC comes back to win in overtime

    By Scott Munn, Assistant Sports Editor | Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015

    Andrew Miller put a shot off the pad of goaltender Jussi Rynnas with 3:27 left in overtime, and the Barons came back to beat the Texas Stars 3-2 in an American Hockey League game before 1,905 diehard fans on a cold night in Oklahoma City.

  • Oklahoma City Barons: OKC can't stop Adirondack

    By Scott Munn, Asst. Sports Editor | Published: Sat, Feb 21, 2015

    The Oklahoma City Barons have shown in February that they are mortal. Adirondack, a team in danger of not even making the postseason, proved that Saturday night by beating Oklahoma City 3-1 before 4,221 fans at the Cox Convention Center.

  • Oklahoma City Barons notebook: Laurent Brossoit will continue to start in goal for Barons

    By Scott Munn | Updated: Thu, Feb 19, 2015

    Brossoit is 15-9-2 with a 2.55 goals against average and will be the No. 1 guy in net in the foreseeable future, too, with Richard Bachman remaining with the parent Edmonton Oilers. Bachman’s stay with the NHL club was extended this week after Viktor Fasth suffered a knee injury during a shootout loss on Monday to Winnipeg.

  • Little All-City Football: Harrah picked up a gem in move-in Grant Martin

    By Scott Wright | Published: Thu, Jan 1, 2015

    The Panthers running back collected 2,589 yards and 37 touchdowns, earning The Oklahoman’s Little All-City Offensive Player of the Year award.

  • High school notebook: OKC Storm to open against German team in Vegas

    By Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh | Published: Wed, Dec 17, 2014

    The OKC Storm’s bracket at the Tarkanian Classic includes multiple teams from outside the country, including one from Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the Bahamas.

  • Central Oklahoma's resurgence earns State College Coach of the Year honors for Nick Bobeck

    By Scott Munn | Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    Nick Bobeck does not want his football team want to mimic anyone. He does not want Central Oklahoma to be a carbon copy of powers like Pittsburg State (Kan.) or Northwest Missouri State. The third-year Bronchos coach not only wants to beat those teams, but he wants UCO to stand on its own again as an NCAA Division II heavyweight.

  • Oklahoma state college football all-star roster

    SELECTIONS BY SCOTT MUNN | Updated: Sat, Dec 13, 2014

    OFFENSE QB: Chas Stallard, Central Oklahoma, 6-0, 210, Fr. RB: Jake Gandara, Central Oklahoma, 5-10, 195, So. RB: Chris McClendon, Panhandle State, 5-10, 220, Jr. WR: Sheldon Augustine, Langston, 5-10, 175, Jr. WR: Anthony Foster, Southeastern State, 5-11, 190, Sr. WR: Christian Hood, Central Oklahoma, 5-11, 190, Sr. OL: Jose Garcia, Northwestern State, 6-4, 320, Sr. OL: Travis Hening, East Central, 6-5, 305, Jr. OL: Derrick Shelton, Southwestern State, 6-5, 275, Sr. OL: Preston Smith, Southeastern State, 6-4, 295, Sr. OL: Brandon Waggoner, Central Oklahoma, 6-1, 304, So. DEFENSE DL: Devin Benton, Southwestern State, 5-11, 270, Sr. DL: Kimes Gilbert,

  • UCO football: Central Oklahoma falls to Pittsburg State to finish regular season 8-3

    By Scott Munn | Published: Sat, Nov 15, 2014

    Pitt State clinched the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association championship with a 41-14 victory over UCO before 3,956 wind-whipped fans at Wantland Stadium.

  • Oklahoma state college notebook: Southern Nazarene transfer Matt Pruitt making most of Central Oklahoma's resurgence

    Published: Sun, Nov 9, 2014

    After sitting out the 2013 season as a redshirt, Pruitt is back on the field and enjoying the resurgence of Bronchos football. Central Oklahoma is 8-2 going into Saturday’s 2 p.m. game against No. 6-ranked Pittsburg State (Kan.) at Wantland Stadium. A playoff berth might be at stake, and the El Reno High product has been one reason why UCO is in position to play in the postseason for the first time since 2003.

  • Oklahoma state college football predictions

    BY SCOTT MUNN | Published: Sun, Nov 9, 2014

    Predictions for this week’s state college football games, including Pittsburgh State-Central Oklahoma and Langston-Bacone.

  • Oklahoma state college football power poll: 8-2 Central Oklahoma has big showdown with Pitt State on Friday

    BY SCOTT MUNN | Published: Sun, Nov 9, 2014

    The Oklahoman’s state college football power poll: 1. Central Oklahoma (8-2): Possible NCAA Division II playoff berth at stake? Must beat powerful Pitt State (Kan.) on Saturday at Wantland Stadium to have a chance. 2. Langston (6-3): NAIA playoffs? No. 17-ranked Lions are in with a victory Saturday over Bacone. 3. East Central (6-3): Tigers end season at home against Southeastern. Should be a good game, though ECU has an edge for playing at home. 4. Panhandle State (7-3): Closes with a 55-0 wipeout of Wayland Baptist (Texas). Aggies have one of finest seasons in several years. 5. Southeastern (6-4): Quarterback Ryan Polite will need to have another Player of the Week performance for the Savage Storm to win

  • High school notebook: Warren Wand's versatility shines as he moves to slot for Edmond Memorial

    By Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh | Published: Mon, Nov 10, 2014

    Wand, who is verbally committed to Arkansas State, had to change things up a little to surpass 5,500 total yards for his career by moving to the slot as a receiver the past two weeks. He still remains 2 yards shy of 5,000 rushing yards for his career.