High School Sports Articles from NewsOK

  • Class 6A soccer: Jonathon Cline's goal lifts Edmond North past Tulsa Union for title after weekend delay

    Class 6A soccer: Jonathon Cline\'s goal lifts... By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Updated: Mon, May 16, 2016

    The championship is Edmond North’s third. It also won titles in 2013 and 2004.

  • Class 5A baseball: Eli Davis returns on short rest, carries Shawnee to second straight title

    Class 5A baseball: Eli Davis returns on short... By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Sat, May 14, 2016

    Davis, a junior left-hander committed to Kansas, got the start and after 103 pitches and just two hits he celebrated with Shawnee following a 9-0 win over Piedmont to win a second straight state championship.

  • Class 6A baseball: Deer Creek completes comeback to advance to title game

    Class 6A baseball: Deer Creek completes... By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, May 13, 2016

    Deer Creek faces Edmond Memorial at 12:05 p.m. Saturday at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

  • Class 5A baseball: El Reno's Nick Smith steals show in win over Pryor

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Thu, May 12, 2016

    The senior pitcher stepped in front of the mound and flipped backward seconds after he struck out Pryor’s Tylor Arnold on Thursday. Smith earned the moment.

  • High school baseball state tournament players to watch

    High school baseball state tournament players... By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, May 11, 2016

    Here are some players to watch from the Oklahoma City are in the baseball state tournaments this weekend:

  • Class 5A boys golf: McGuinness' David Trimble beats Piedmont's Dustin Hasley in playoff for title

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Tue, May 10, 2016

    SHAWNEE — McGuinness senior David Trimble lifted his second shot from the right of the fairway over trees that blocked his view of the green. The only thing he heard was the cheer of the crowd. He had no idea the ball nearly rolled in the hole, setting up a short putt for a birdie on Hole 3 to...

  • Class 5A boys golf notebook: McGuinness wins team title

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Tue, May 10, 2016

    SHAWNEE — There was drama surrounding Trimble, but not the Irish team. McGuinness remained consistent after taking a five-stroke lead Monday to clinch its second team title with a score 936. The Irish last won a title in 2008. “We've been building up towards this,” McGuinness coach Gary...

  • Class 5A golf notebook: Piedmont's Hasley, McGuinness' Trimble tied

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Mon, May 9, 2016

    SHAWNEE — Piedmont's Dustin Hasley walked off the course angry thanks to what he classified as a poor finish to his day. He had just missed a birdie on his 17th hole and missed a chance to finish at par on his final hole. That left him with a 1-over-par 72, which topped all golfers in the...

  • Class A state baseball: Ledgend Smith lifts Binger-Oney to state title

    Class A state baseball: Ledgend Smith lifts... By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Sat, May 7, 2016

    Smith completed an impressive nine-inning performance as No. 2 Binger-Oney beat No. 1 Roff 3-1 to win the Class A state championship.

  • Class B state baseball: Red Oak rallies in seventh to win fifth title in six years

    Class B state baseball: Red Oak rallies in... By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Sat, May 7, 2016

    Lane Grogan brought another title home, bouncing a grounder up the middle that ricocheted off the glove of Fort Cobb-Broxton pitcher Levi Pierce to score two go-ahead runs in Red Oak’s wild 10-run seventh for a 10-1 victory in the Class B state championship game at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

  • Harrah completes impressive comeback to advance to state tournament

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Sat, May 7, 2016

    Harrah is getting pretty good at comebacks. For the second time in the regional tournament, the seventh-ranked Panthers completed a wild comeback Friday night, this time scoring eight runs in the seventh to eventually beat No. 9 Broken Bow 21-15 in nine innings. The win advanced Harrah to...

  • Class A state baseball: Dalton Reed's grand slam powers Roff to title game

    Class A state baseball: Dalton Reed\'s grand... By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Fri, May 6, 2016

    Dalton Reed was thinking curveball because there's no way he would get a fastball in the situation. The bases were loaded for the Roff senior first baseman known for his power. If he got that curve, he was going to pounce. He didn't miss. Reed hit a game-changing grand slam to the opposite...

  • Class B state baseball: Ft. Cobb-Broxton's Greyden Steinmetz throws one-hitter in upset of No. 1 Leedey

    By Jacob Unruh, Staff Writer, junruh@oklahoman.com | Updated: Fri, May 6, 2016

    Greyden Steinmetz realized around the fourth inning he hadn't allowed a baserunner. From there, it was his goal not to jinx himself against Class B No. 1 Leedey. The perfect game didn't last through the next inning, but Steinmetz's dominance never wavered. He allowed just one hit...

  • Crowder knocks off Rattan in extra innings

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Thu, May 5, 2016

    Brody Pace was due for a new contact lens prescription last week, but he didn't fathom the impact it would have at the plate. Now that the senior second baseman can see, he's turned his season around and provided a huge boost for No. 3 Crowder. Pace tripled twice Thursday and scored the...

  • Fort Cobb-Broxton rallies to upset Hammon

    Fort Cobb-Broxton rallies to upset Hammon By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Thu, May 5, 2016

    EDMOND — An error with two outs in the bottom of the seventh opened the door for a dramatic finish in a Class B state quarterfinal. Hammon committed an error that extended the inning and Fort Cobb-Broxton junior Austin Robnett delivered a walk-off single for a 3-2 victory Thursday afternoon at...

  • Class B state baseball tournament: Drummond making first tournament appearance

    By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Wed, May 4, 2016

    Cameron Pogue was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to score the winning run against Cimarron, clinching the first ever state tournament berth for Drummond.

  • Vanoss uses hay to cheer baseball, track athlete in state tournament

    Vanoss uses hay to cheer baseball, track... Jacob Unruh | Updated: Wed, May 4, 2016

    With the state tournaments in full force this weekend, many schools find ways to cheer on their athletes with signs and community sendoffs. Vanoss took it to a new level this week. The school used hay bales to build a wolf — the school's mascot — for the baseball team and track...

  • High school soccer playoffs: Gavin McKeown lifts Putnam City in overtime

    High school soccer playoffs: Gavin McKeown... By Jacob Unruh Staff Writer junruh@oklahoman.com | Published: Tue, May 3, 2016

    Putnam City (9-7) advances to play Yukon at Putnam City Stadium on Friday in the state quarterfinals.

  • Class 5A baseball regional tournament brackets

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Tue, May 3, 2016

    The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released the regional tournament brackets for Class 5A on Tuesday. The winner of each regional advances to next week’s state tournament. Collinsville’s regional will be different from others. Only three teams are in the regional due to Tulsa...

  • Class 4A baseball regional tournament brackets

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Tue, May 3, 2016

    The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released the regional tournament brackets for Class 4A on Tuesday. The winner of each regional advances to next week’s state tournament. Here is a look at each regional, though times are subject to change: At Tuttle Thursday Game 1:...

  • Class 3A baseball regional tournament brackets

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Tue, May 3, 2016

    The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released the regional tournament brackets for Class 3A on Tuesday. The winner of each regional advances to next week’s state tournament. Here is a look at each regional, though times are subject to change: At Verdigris Thursday Game 1:...