Player of the Year
CHRIS HAWORTH Putnam North→Class: Sophomore →Position: No. 1 singles →Record: 38-0 →The story: Finished undefeated, winning No. 1 singles 6A state championship and helping Putnam North boys win first state championship.
DUNCAN FUGITT Edmond Memorial→Class: Senior →Position: No. 1 singles →Record: 25-6 →The story: Put together most consistent season of career in his first opportunity at the No. 1 slot, became team leader and finished second in 6A while team placed third.
SAM GEURKINK Norman North→Class: Senior →Position: No. 1 doubles →Record: 29-0 →The story: Along with partner Kevin Boyd, won first tennis championship in Norman North history. Was steady and calm all season. Championship final vs. Union was match of the tournament.
KEVIN BOYD Norman North→Class: Junior →Position: No. 1 doubles →Record: 29-0 →The story: While Geurkink was the calm one, Boyd had no problems letting his emotions show. Said atmosphere in the championship match was the best environment he’s been a part of.
BRIAN DIEFENDERFER Putnam North→Class: Junior →Position: No. 1 doubles →Record: 27-6 →The story: Seeded fourth at state, Diefenderfer and partner T.J. Becker placed third and were one of the reasons Panthers won team title.
T.J. BECKER Putnam North→Class: Senior →Position: No. 1 doubles →Record: 27-6 →The story: Played at No. 2 singles last year and had no problems making transition to doubles for senior season and showed how much depth Putnam North had as a team. Coach of the Year
DAVID DIEFENDERFER Putnam North→The story: Led the boys to the first state tennis championship at Putnam North. Came in as slight underdog to Tulsa Union, but team saved best weekend of tennis for the right time. Trusted his line-up and didn’t change it. By Robert Przybylo