Scott Wright

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 Oklahoma State, writing about athletes like Blake Griffin, Sam Bradford, Adrian Peterson, Dez Bryant and Brandon Pettigrew before they moved on to outstanding professional careers.

He also has covered small college athletics, minor league sports and NASCAR. Currently, he specializes in high school sports, football and basketball recruiting, and coverage of the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association.

Top Stories

Scott Wright Today at 7:37 PM Corey Morgan hauls in a long TD toss to put Centennial on the board #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 7:28 PM McKaufman runs one in to give Douglass a 22-0 lead #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 7:13 PM McKaufman to Sims again from 39 as the first half ends. Douglass leads Centennial 15-0 #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 7:07 PM Douglass takes an 8-0 lead after a perfect throw and catch from Patrick McKaufman to Quasean Sims #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 6:51 PM Go ahead and mark John Marshall down as underrated right now. Size and talent to be a solid 3A team #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 6:48 PM John Marshall advances to the finals with a 14-0 win over Star #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 6:33 PM John Marshall leading Star Spencer 14-0 early in the second half #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 6:33 PM Lee reminds me of Norman North RB Quan Hogan when he was a freshman #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 6:31 PM Devonte Lee just took a screen and broke about six tackles on the way to a 53-yard TD. Lee is strong and fast #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 6:27 PM Star Spencer defeated Millwood last night to advance to the semis. Douglass faces Centennial in the other semi #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 6:26 PM Lee is a specimen for such a young kid. Gonna be fun to watch the next four years #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 6:24 PM Freshman RB Devonte Lee busts an impressive 50-yarder for John Marshall for a 7-0 lead on Star Spencer in All-City Preview semis #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 10:04 AM Class 5A football: Deer Creek administrators keeing big picture in mind LINK #okpreps
Scott Wright Today at 10:04 AM Class 5A football: Preseason rankings LINK #okpreps
Scott Wright Thu, Aug. 28 2014 09:18:20 PM CST High school football: Oklahoma State commit John Kolar sharp on rain-shortened night LINK #okpreps
Scott Wright Thu, Aug. 28 2014 07:13:56 PM CST Short night at Mustang. Everybody got rapid fire work in but three of the four half games were rained out #okpreps
Scott Wright Thu, Aug. 28 2014 06:51:50 PM CST RT @EyeAmTruth: Llanusa of #Choctaw is putting in some work tonight. Strong arm and elusive. #Okpreps LINK
Scott Wright Thu, Aug. 28 2014 05:42:30 PM CST Piedmont and Elk City scrimmaging at Mustang now but thunder and lightning moving in soon #okpreps
Scott Wright Thu, Aug. 28 2014 05:31:49 PM CST @jcrhea haha I believe they just had a receivers coach and Cooper landed in their lap when the Browns cut him
Scott Wright Thu, Aug. 28 2014 05:21:27 PM CST Mustang has brought on former Bronco/OSU/Cleveland Browns WR Josh Cooper as its inside receivers coach #okpreps