• All-State boys basketball notebook: Del City's Brett Cannon leads West to win

    By Scott Wright | Published: Thu, Jul 31, 2014

    The Eagles’ all-time scorer had a game-high 20 points for the Large West in Thursday night’s All-State boys basketball game. His late three-point play helped cap an 87-84 West victory at the Mabee Center.

  • All-State boys basketball: Tripp Fuller left his mark on Westmoore basketball program

    By Scott Wright | Published: Thu, Jul 31, 2014

    Back in the winter, Fuller became the first Westmoore basketball player to score 1,000 career points, finishing his four years with 1,216. On Thursday night, Fuller got some due recognition as a member of the Large West All-State team, scoring 12 points in an 87-84 win at the Mabee Center.

  • High school football: District 5A-1 preview

    By Trent Shadid, Staff Writer | Published: Thu, Jul 31, 2014

    Last season, Del City quarterback Terry Wilson won a three-way battle for the starting job as only a 15-year-old sophomore. At 6-foot-2, 180 pounds, his size, arm strength, and running ability made him one of the most talented young players in the state. After accounting for seven touchdowns over four games, Wilson’s season ended with a broken collarbone in Week 5. Since then, he’s continued to develop the mental side of his game to go along with his natural abilities.

  • The Oklahoman's Fall Sports Media Day set for Aug. 20

    Jacob Unruh | Published: Thu, Jul 31, 2014

    The Oklahoman’s annual Fall Sports Media Day has been set for Wednesday, Aug. 20, and this year it will be featured at a new location. The event will be held at McGuinness High School, 801 N.W. 50th Street, beginning at 3:30 p.m. and ending at 7:30. Each Oklahoma City-area high school participating in football, fastpitch […]

  • All-State girls basketball: Jordan Gilbert, Jasauen Beard lead West to victory in front of future ORU teammates

    By Jacob Unruh | Published: Wed, Jul 30, 2014

    Five future Oral Roberts players participated in the Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State large-school girls basketball game Wednesday night at the Mabee Center. Their future teammates were also noticeably in attendance, forming a cheering section to serve as motivation.

  • All-State wrestling notebook: Father and son duos highlight awards

    By Trent Shadid | Published: Wed, Jul 30, 2014

    Family success is always a common theme in wrestling. And it was evident in this year’s Oklahoma Wrestling Coaches Association Awards presented before the All-State duals at Bixby.

  • All-State girls basketball: Bridge Creek's Alicia Sandlin adjusts quickly to change

    By Jacob Unruh | Published: Wed, Jul 30, 2014

    Sandlin arrived at All-State camp Tuesday morning, showing her impressive ability to adapt one more time in her high school career.

  • High school football: District 6A-II-2 preview

    By Scott Wright | Published: Wed, Jul 30, 2014

    All eyes will be on the Midwest City defense. The Bombers return a combination of size and speed that will be hard for most teams to match.

  • High school notebook: Carl Albert's Cameron Warren heading to Seminole State instead of Oklahoma

    By Jacob Unruh and Scott Wright | Published: Wed, Jul 30, 2014

    Warren doesn’t want to wait three years to re-enter the Major League Baseball Draft.

  • Former Millwood star Josh Turner reinstated at Texas

    Published: Wed, Jul 30, 2014

    It looks like former Millwood football standout Josh Turner is getting another chance with the University of Texas. Turner reportedly met with Longhorns coach Charlie Strong on Tuesday night and was placed back on the team with "severe restrictions," according to 247sports.com. Last Friday, Strong dismissed numerous players from the team , including Turner for a "violation of team rules." But 247sports.com said that Strong allowed Turner to appeal the decision of his dismissal. Turner's return should provide a big boost of experience to the Texas secondary. The senior has played in 37 games since joining the Longhorns in 2011.

  • All-State volleyball: Edmond duo shares MVP honor

    From Staff Reports | Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    Edmond North's Rachel Manriquez and Edmond Santa Fe's Kaleo Kanahele both received the post-match honors.

  • All-State tennis notebook: Edmond North's David Hager, Bryan Lilley team up one last time

    BY SCOTT WRIGHT | Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    At Tuesday’s All-State matches at the University of Tulsa, the pair of four-time state champions teamed up for a doubles match to put a cap on their stellar high school careers.

  • New NCAA rule prohibits Division I football coaches from speaking at OCA coaches' clinic

    BY SCOTT WRIGHT, Staff Writer | Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    The rule prevents Division I football coaches from attending a clinic that also coincides with an all-star game, and since the OCA’s All-State football game will be played Friday, no D-I coaches were allowed to even step into the hotel that is hosting the clinic this week.

  • All-State baseball notebook: Binger-Oney's Austin Green doesn't play after near-death accident

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    Binger-Oney outfielder/pitcher Austin Green visited his teammate Weston Kerlick before Tuesday’s Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State game at Oral Roberts’ J.L. Johnson Stadium, but declined the invitation to see the West players in the locker room. “They asked me to go down in there but I was like, ‘I’ll actually want to play,’” Green said. Green, who was on The Oklahoman’s All-State second team, was unable to play due to suffering injuries in a horrific injury early in the summer that nearly took his life. While working for Caddo Electric, an auger broke, sending a cable into Green’s head and back and throwing him around 20 feet into a barbed wire fence. He was then airlifted to Oklahoma City,

  • OCA All-State baseball: Harrah's Kyle Roberts makes most of return to the field

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    Kyle Roberts always dreamed of making the Oklahoma Coaches Association All-State baseball game. But there was a point in time for the Harrah outfielder and pitcher that looked like a slim possibility.

  • Edmond Memorial grad will be a producer for new SEC Network

    By Mel Bracht | Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    Brad Buchanan will help produce ‘SEC Now’ and ‘SEC Scoreboard’

  • Class 6AII-1 football preview: Tanner Griffin takes over experienced Bixby offense; Speed leads Tulsa Washington

    By Cody Stavenhagen, Staff Writer | Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014

    Tanner Griffin, who played in seven games last season as a freshman and started at shortstop on the Bixby baseball team, will take over at quarterback.

  • All-State swimming: Kingfisher's Savanah Storey enjoys last-minute opportunity

    By Jacob Unruh | Published: Mon, Jul 28, 2014

    When Kingfisher coach Trent York discovered Savanah Storey as a freshman, she didn’t have much of an athletic background. Sure, Storey had been swimming since she was 8, but she had yet to tap into her potential.

  • High schools: District 6A-I-2 football preview

    By Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh | Published: Mon, Jul 28, 2014

    Stephen McClernon showing more confidence at quarterback for Edmond North

  • All-State golf: Lewis family adds $1,000 to scholarship

    By Scott Wright | Published: Mon, Jul 28, 2014

    The scholarship designed to memorialize Bethel golfer Kyle Lewis, who died in a single-car accident on his way home from the All-State matches in 2010, began as a $250 scholarship for one high school golfer.