Trent Shadid
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Trent Shadid is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma. He was born and raised in Weatherford, Okla., and attended Weatherford High School. Before joining The Oklahoman, he spent two seasons as an assistant wrestling coach at Weatherford High School.

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  • High school football notebook: OSSAA waiting for report on Tecumesh-Meeker fight

    BY JACOB UNRUH, TRENT SHADID AND SCOTT WRIGHT | Yesterday

    OSSAA executive director Ed Sheakley said the association is aware of the fight but has yet to receive an official’s report from the referee crew.

  • Kevin Durant takes part in coin toss at Westmoore vs. Norman North

    Trent Shadid | Yesterday

    MOORE — Oklahoma City Thunder star forward Kevin Durant served as the honorary captain on Friday night at Moore Stadium as Westmoore hosted Norman North. The 2013-14 NBA Most Valuable Player joined the team captains at midfield for the coin toss. Durant stayed on the Westmoore sideline for the first half of the game. He […]

  • Westmoore football: Bryson Lee leads Jaguars past Norman North in wild finish

    By Trent Shadid, Staff Writer | Published: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    Bryson Lee led three touchdown drives in the final three minutes — a span that saw the teams score a combined 33 points — as the No. 4-ranked Jaguars defeated the No. 3-ranked Timberwolves 48-41 on Friday night at Moore Stadium.

  • Live Coverage: High School Football Friday, Week 3

    Updated: Fri, Sep 19, 2014

    The Oklahoman's writers and others provide coverage of Friday's games, including Norman North-Westmoore, Del City-Midwest City and Heritage Hall-Davis.

  • OSU wrestling: Home duals against Iowa, Penn State highlight schedule

    Trent Shadid | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    The Oklahoma State wrestling team released its schedule for the upcoming season on Thursday. The Cowboys’ 2014-15 slate is highlighted by home duals against Iowa (Jan. 11) and Penn State (Feb. 15) at Gallagher-Iba Arena. OSU will also travel to top-ranked Minnesota on Nov. 29, giving the preseason No. 6-ranked Cowboys three duals against top […]

  • Norman football: Peyton Barrett runs for 139 yards as Norman hammers Moore

    By Trent Shadid, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    Barrett’s number was called five times, resulting in 139 yards and a touchdown as the Tigers defeated Moore 43-3.

  • Live Coverage: High School Football Thursday, Week 3

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    The Oklahoman's writers and others provide coverage of Thursday's games, including Edmond Memorial-Mustang, Choctaw-Putnam North and Norman-Moore.

  • NewsOK Varsity podcast: Talking Class 3A football

    Jacob Unruh | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    [brightcove]3792580777001[/brightcove] Welcome to our first NewsOK Varsity podcast. Each week The Oklahoman‘s Varsity crew will talk about the hot topics around the state’s high school sports scene. This week we started with a focus on Class 3A football. Heritage Hall coach Andy Bogert joined to talk about the Chargers’ 2-0 start and upcoming game with […]

  • High school football: Staff picks for the top 10 games of Week 3

    Trent Shadid | Published: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    Here’s how The Oklahoman’s high school sports staff picked the top 10 football games in Week 3: Scott Wright Norman North 42, Westmoore 35 Heritage Hall 28, Davis 27 McAlester 28, Pryor 24 Cascia Hall 27, Millwood 22 Tulsa Union 31, Broken Arrow 17 Jenks 31, Owasso 24 Wagoner 28, Fort Gibson 22 Christian Heritage […]

  • Cross country notebook: Edmond Memorial boys team tops field at OK Runner Classic

    By Trent Shadid, Staff Writer | Published: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    Each of the Bulldogs’ top five runners placed in the top 30, with Chris Ebert’s fifth-place finish leading the way.

  • Offensive firepower highlights showdown between Norman North and Westmoore

    By Trent Shadid, Staff Writer | Published: Tue, Sep 16, 2014

    Friday night’s showdown of 6A-I powerhouses features arguably the state’s two most talented offensive players in Norman North quarterback John Kolar and Westmoore receiver Dahu Green.

  • High school notebook: Controversy resolved in Westmoore sign flap

    By Trent Shadid, Jacob Unruh and Scott Wright | Published: Mon, Sep 15, 2014

    On Monday, a Southmoore school official told The Oklahoman the situation has been resolved as students from both schools met and determined a sign was not meant to be offensive.

  • Westmoore football sign controversy resolved

    Trent Shadid | Published: Mon, Sep 15, 2014

    The controversy caused by a sign at last Friday night’s football game between Westmoore and Southmoore has been resolved by the rival schools. According to a report from KOCO, Southmoore parents were upset over a Westmoore student holding a “We Buy Houses” sign. The parents, who were not named in the report, felt the sign […]

  • High school notebook: Tell us your Win-Win Week stories

    BY JACOB UNRUH AND TRENT SHADID | Published: Sun, Sep 14, 2014

    The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association’s annual Win-Win Week begins Monday across the state, and The Oklahoman is looking for your stories.

  • Yukon football: QB Christian Gordon has big night against Norman North

    Trent Shadid | Published: Sat, Sep 13, 2014

    Led by senior quarterback Christian Gordon, Yukon’s offense exploded for 337 rushing yards against Norman North on Thursday night. Gordon accounted for 200 yards on 28 carries with a touchdown in the Millers’ 42-28 loss the No. 3-ranked Timberwolves. The senior also connected with running back Hunter Sconce for 6-yard touchdown pass. Sconce added two […]

  • Westmoore football: Westmoore clinches city title with a 20-7 victory over Southmoore

    By Trent Shadid, Staff Writer | Published: Fri, Sep 12, 2014

    Safety Cassius Hill sealed the solid defensive effort with an interception in the end zone late in the fourth quarter as the No. 4-ranked Jaguars won a second consecutive city title with a 20-7 victory in the Southwest Showdown at Moore Stadium.

  • Live coverage: High School Football Friday, Week 2

    Updated: Fri, Sep 12, 2014

    The Oklahoman's high school writers and others provide coverage of Friday's games, including Clinton-Heritage Hall, Edmond Memorial-Edmond North and Southmoore-Westmoore.

  • Quan Hogan, Mason Volk fire Norman North past Yukon

    By Trent Shadid, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    Hogan’s 78-yard score gave Norman North an early lead it wouldn’t surrender as Volk added three rushing touchdowns for the No. 3 Timberwolves in a 42-28 win over Yukon on Thursday night at Harve Collins Field.

  • Live coverage: High School Football Thursday, Week 2

    Updated: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    The Oklahoman's writers and others provide coverage of Thursday's games, which include Moore-Edmond Santa Fe and Yukon-Norman North.

  • Prep football picks: Week 2 staff has split opinions on Union-Jenks

    Trent Shadid | Published: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    Here are The Oklahoman high school sports writers’ predictions of the top 10 games for Week 2 of the football season: Scott Wright Tulsa Union 31, Jenks 28 Lawton 28, Lawton MacArthur 27 Douglass 28, Millwood 24 Midwest City 21, Carl Albert 20 Edmond Memorial 20, Edmond North 14 Kingfisher 40, Hennessey 20 Pryor 24, […]




Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 10:11:18 PM CST I remember Gundy & Norvell continually talking about how good Perine was at signing & media day leading up to season. They weren't lying.
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 09:47:00 PM CST RT @jasonkersey: Here was my story from earlier this week on Samaje Perine: LINK #Sooners
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 09:19:04 PM CST @CFavalora great minds think alike.
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 08:59:55 PM CST This is what I think of when Samaje Perine runs the ball. "My god, a freshman!" #Sooners LINK
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 04:59:00 PM CST RT @NewsOKSports: VOTE for @TheOklahoman's Fans' Choice HS Football Player of the Week here ->> LINK #okpreps
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 04:50:38 PM CST High school football notebook: OSSAA waiting for report on Tecumesh-Meeker fight #OKPreps LINK
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 04:50:18 PM CST Kevin Durant takes part in coin toss at Westmoore vs. Norman North #OKPreps LINK
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 12:54:41 AM CST Westmoore's Dahu Green with a nice catch on a 2-point conversion. LINK
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 12:29:21 AM CST Westmoore football: Bryson Lee leads Jaguars past Norman North in wild finish #OKPreps LINK
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 12:17:42 AM CST If Quan Hogan doesn't have a #Sooners offer soon, I'd be shocked. To me, he has everything they love in a RB. Can do a ton of things.
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 12:14:56 AM CST Norman North's Quan Hogan: five catches, 163 yards, two receiving touchdowns, one rushing touchdown, one passing touchdown. #OKPreps
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 12:13:20 AM CST Norman North's John Kolar: 17/36, 355 yards, 4 TD. #OKPreps #OKState
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 12:09:23 AM CST Westmoore WR DeShawn Lookout: six catches, 186 yards, TD. #OKPreps
Trent Shadid Sat, Sep. 20 2014 12:08:01 AM CST Westmoore's Bryson Lee tonight: 17/25, 319 yards, 19 carries, 153 yards, 5 total touchdowns. #OKPreps
Trent Shadid Fri, Sep. 19 2014 11:16:01 PM CST @AndrewHeath24 more great offensive plays than anything, but DBs kept getting torched.
Trent Shadid Fri, Sep. 19 2014 10:03:30 PM CST FINAL: No. 4 Westmoore 48, No. 3 Norman North 41. #OKPreps
Trent Shadid Fri, Sep. 19 2014 09:57:40 PM CST Bryson Lee scores on a 4-yd run, 2-pt good. Westmoore 48, Norman North 41 with 42 seconds left. #OKPreps
Trent Shadid Fri, Sep. 19 2014 09:50:12 PM CST Kolar to Hogan 45-yard TD pass. PAT good. Norman North 41, Westmoore 40 with 1:23 to play. #OKPreps
Trent Shadid Fri, Sep. 19 2014 09:46:13 PM CST Bryson Lee TD pass to DeShawn Lookout on a deep ball down the sideline. Westmoore 40, Norman North 34 with 2 mins to play. #OKPreps
Trent Shadid Fri, Sep. 19 2014 09:43:46 PM CST Kolar with a long TD pass, but Norman North misses the PAT. Tied at 34 with Westmoore. 2:19 to play. #OKPreps