John Rohde: A banner day for Douglass

Sports | Updated: Wed, Feb 3, 2010 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

Under the impeccable guidance of football coach Willis Alexander, the national letter-of-intent ceremony held Wednesday afternoon inside the library at Douglass High School couldn’t have been more dignified.

Edmond North's Xavier Smith makes it official, signs with Missouri

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EDMOND — Edmond North senior Xavier Smith has kind of been forgotten in the last couple of months.

Midwest City's Dominque Jones makes best of tough situation, signs with Baylor

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MIDWEST CITY — It would've been easy for Midwest City's Dominque Jones to get discouraged earlier this month when Arizona told him they needed to go in a different direction.

Torn ACL led to scholarship offers for Norman North's Colton Cline

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After signing his national letter of intent with Sam Houston State, Norman North's Colton Cline looked back on the primary thing that made it all happen — a torn ACL.

Madill’s Darryl Fields a diamond in rough

Sports | Updated: Tue, Feb 2, 2010 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

MADILL — Two years ago, not many people outside of Madill knew the name of Darryl Fields. He was just another football player lost in the shuffle.


Recruiting Articles from NewsOK

  • Moore's Halle Melone committs to Southern Miss

    Jacob Unruh | Updated: Sun, Mar 23, 2014

    Moore sophomore Halle Melone didn’t waste much time making a decision about her collegiate future.

  • Oklahoma State football: Norman North’s John Kolar feels comfortable with commitment

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Wed, Mar 5, 2014

    NORMAN — It’s been quite the whirlwind for Norman North quarterback John Kolar since Oct. 4. He’s gone from a wide receiver to starting quarterback and now to an Oklahoma State commitment, capping a crazy period for the 6-foot-4 passer. “It’s been unbelievable, to be honest,”...

  • Ringling lineman Riley Daniel offered by North Texas

    Scott Wright | Updated: Thu, Feb 27, 2014

    Yet another big lineman in the 2015 class has a Division I scholarship offer.

  • Celebrating on Signing Day without a signing

    BY JENNI CARLSON | Published: Wed, Feb 5, 2014

    Deer Creek's Caden Sander is one of several players to turn down Division II scholarship offers. He planned to attend Oklahoma to study petroleum engineering, and then Sooners assistant coach Josh Heupel called with an invitation he couldn't refuse.

  • National Signing Day: Carl Albert QB Stevie Thompson chooses Pittsburg State over UCO

    BY SCOTT WRIGHT, Staff Writer, | Published: Wed, Feb 5, 2014

    MIDWEST CITY — One of the state's best quarterbacks the last two years, it was unclear just where Carl Albert standout Stevie Thompson would end up for college. Perfectly suited for Carl Albert's run-based offense, Thompson needed a college scheme that would allow him to showcase his skills...


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