Modified: November 29, 2007 at 12:40 am •  Published: November 29, 2007
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/> The record for scoring in a season was set by Albemarle, N.C., in 2001 with 903 points in 16 games, according to the National Federation of State High School Associations.

Waco, Texas, is 10th on the list with 784 points, set in 1927.

One Oklahoma school is already in NFHS scoring records. In 1924, Stigler scored 219 points in a win over Fort Gibson, good for third most all-time.

•McGuinness sophomores sweep tennis national: McGuinness sophomore Whitney Ritchie won the singles title at a United States Tennis Association National Open in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Monday.

Ritchie, 16, came in as the eighth seed out of 64 but never dropped a set in winning her biggest tournament ever, said coach Tim Ritchie.

In the finals, Ritchie won 6-3, 7-6 (4) over third-seeded Jasmine Minor. Whitney beat three of the top six seeds for the crown.

Ritchie and her doubles partner, Mia Lancaster, had no problems taking home the doubles crown, beating the top-ranked squad of Brett Ellen Keeler and Olga Khmylev, 8-4, in the final.

Lancaster, a sophomore at McGuinness, won the sportsmanship award and placed in the top 10 of the singles competition. Lancaster moved from Dallas to Oklahoma City in August.

"The event was a great success for both girls,” Tim Ritchie said. "We knew they would be able to compete well, but you can't do much better than what Whitney and Mia did.”

By Zach West, Ryan Aber and Bob Przybylo


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