Oklahoma tornadoes: When Moore gets hit: 'We kick back'
May 21, 2013
MOORE — Dorise Stanley Biddie stood amid the rubble of her home Tuesday and had a quick reply for anyone who stopped by.
“I tell 'em, ‘I'm not giving up yet,'” Biddie said. “‘I crawled out of that hole over there, I'm not giving up.'”
Like the plagues of Egypt, tornadoes keep descending on Moore.... Read More
Game of life: Charles Inglish piloted gliders during World War II
May 20, 2013
A farewell to people with Oklahoma ties who enjoyed the game day experience:
*Charles Inglish was a World War II veteran who piloted glider aircraft in the European theater. Years before flying the 12th glider into Normandy on D-Day in June 1944, Inglish starred in golf and basketball. The Sapulpa High School... Read More
OCABCA Baseball All-Star Rosters
May 15, 2013
BY RYAN ABER
The Oklahoma City Area Baseball Coaches Association will play its annual all-star game at 6 p.m. Thursday at Palmer Field at Dolese Park.
An all-star team made up from these two rosters will play a Tulsa-area all-star team in a doubleheader at noon Saturday at Bishop McGuinness.... Read More
Slowpitch softball pairings released
April 27, 2013
The state slowpitch state tournaments kick off Tuesday with Class 3A-A at ASA Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City. The 6A-4A state tournaments will be played Wednesday. Here are the pairings:
At ASA Hall of Fame Stadium
All games Wednesday, May 1
Westmoore vs. Southmoore, 10 a.m.
Tulsa... Read More
The Oklahoman's All-City wrestling first team
April 09, 2013
Dalton Duffield, Westmoore
Weight: 106 pounds
The story: Duffield entered the Class 6A state wrestling championships as the No. 2 seed in the West, but scored a 1-0 decision in the semifinals over Kennedy Monday of Stillwater. He then avenged a loss in the regional finals to Jordan Prince of... Read More
All-City Wrestling: Second team and honorable mentions
April 09, 2013
All City Wrestling Second Team
106 pounds: Jordan Prince, freshman, Edmond North
113 pounds: Blake Dauphin, junior, Tuttle
120 pounds: Zac Damico, senior, Southmoore
126 pounds: Josh Breece, senior, Edmond North
132 pounds: Joe Smith, sophomore, Stillwater
138 pounds: Parker Bohannan, junior, Yukon... Read More
High school football: Breaking down the Class 6A ballot
March 31, 2013
The future of Class 6A football is up to a vote of the 32 OSSAA schools in the class.
Though the actual ballots are more lengthy, and full of legal language, here's a basic breakdown of the two plans. There is not an option on the ballot to keep 6A football as it is:
* Class 6A will include the 32... Read More