• Westmoore's Braidyn Fink has huge day in regional tournament

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Westmoore sits one win away from returning to the Class 6A state baseball tournament, and Oklahoma signee Braidyn Fink played a big part in that Wednesday. Fink finished a triple shy of the cycle in the Jaguars’ 26-6 rout of rival Southmoore to move to the championship game of the regional tournament. The senior singled, hit two home runs and hit two doubles — one of which he went to third on a throwing error — while driving in eight runs. Fink also started the game on the mound and allowed the six runs over three innings. In Westmoore’s regional opener, he went 1 for 2 and scored two runs in a 17-0 shutout of U.S. Grant.

  • Slowpitch state softball players to watch

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Mon, May 2, 2016

    The slowpitch softball state tournaments begin Tuesday at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium with Class 6A, Class 5A and Class 4A. The tournaments continue Wednesday with Class 3A, Class 2A and Class A. Here is a look at a player to watch from each Oklahoma City-area team involved:   Class 6A Franki Hull, Jr., Tecumseh: Hull was unstoppable in the regional tournament, going 7 for 9 with five RBIs and seven runs. She also hit two homers, two doubles and a triple. Lindsey Stoeckel, Jr., Southmoore: The Creighton commit has been an offensive force this season, batting .802 with 30 home runs, 13 doubles and 69 RBIs for the top-seeded SaberCats. Class 5A Blayne Solberg, Jr., Chandler: The Lions' pitcher is

  • Slowpitch softball state tournament brackets set

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Mon, May 2, 2016

    The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released the brackets Friday the slowpitch softball state tournaments next week. Class 6A, Class 5A and Class 4A play Tuesday at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium. Class 3A, Class 2A and Class A follow at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium on Wednesday. Class 6A Tuesday at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium Quarterfinals Southmoore vs. Tahlequah, 11:30 a.m. (Field 3) Tecumseh vs. Tulsa Union, 11:30 a.m. (Field 4) Broken Arrow vs. Moore, 2:30 p.m. (Field 2) Broken Bow vs. Muskogee, 2:30 p.m. (Field 1) Semifinals Southmoore-Tahlequah winner vs. Tecumseh-Tulsa Union winner, 4 p.m. (Field 3) Broken Arrow-Moore winner vs. Broken