Grove Ridgerunners football


Record Home Away Win % PF PA
1 - 9 0 - 5 1 - 4 .100 154 388


Date Home/Away Opponent Win/Loss Score
2012-08-31 @ Miami W 26 - 13
2012-09-07 vs Jay L 26 - 27
2012-09-14 vs Wagoner L 14 - 51
2012-09-21 @ Tahlequah L 20 - 35
2012-09-28 vs Collinsville L 13 - 46
2012-10-05 @ Pryor L 14 - 44
2012-10-12 vs Tulsa East Central L 20 - 50
2012-10-18 vs Coweta L 7 - 48
2012-10-25 @ Tulsa Central L 7 - 40
2012-11-02 @ Claremore L 7 - 34


Rush Yds Rush Yds Game Pass Yds Pass Yds/Game Yards Total Yards/Game Pts Total Pts/Game
1379 137.9 1595 159.5 2974 297.4 154 15.4
Rush Yds Allow Allow Rush/Game Pass Yds Allow Allow Pass/Game Yds Total Allow Yds Allow/Game Allow Pts Allow Pts/Game
3443 344.3 1089 108.9 4532 453.2 388 38.8


Player Name Number Year Height Weight Position (main)
Austin Cross 11
Matt Jeffries 11
Anthony Krause 12
Spencer Londagin 11
Bill Nixon 12
Ty Phillips 11
Scottie Spicer 11
Jake Spychalski 11
Benny Steffenson 12

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Oklahoma State football: 2017 quarterback commit Jelani Woods’ maturity defined by a brotherly love

May 16, 2016
Jelani — a 6-foot-6 quarterback with a dozen scholarship offers — committed last month to play at Oklahoma State in the fall of 2017. However, that’s far from his most impressive pledge.

Oklahoma State football: Cowboys land running back commit

May 6, 2016
Oklahoma State’s recent recruiting efforts have featured an ongoing search for a difference-maker at running back. For the 2017, the search includes a look to Georgia. The Cowboys received a Friday commitment from J.D. King, a 5-foot-11, 205-pound back from Fitzgerald High School – the first running back in the class. King, ranked as the No. 27 running back in the south by, has rushed...

Bill Cartwright taking University of San Francisco to new heights, again

Apr 28, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO — The first time Bill Cartwright climbed these stairs was some 41 years ago, when the long-limbed freshman didn’t just walk up the steep incline.The 7-footer glided up the stairs — seemingly bounding over the skyscrapers that paint the horizon — reaching “The Hilltop” and University of San Francisco, where Cartwright was a prized basketball recruit ready to carry the Dons to even...

OSU football journal: Cowboys secure two commitments on spring game weekend

Apr 16, 2016
Saturday wasn't all about Oklahoma State's spring football game. It was also a drawing card for an official recruiting weekend, with several visitors on hand.There was a big recruiting payoff, too – emphasis on the big – with the Cowboys getting a 2017 commitment from 6-foot-7, 230-pound quarterback prospect Jelani Woods, a three-star prospect out of Cedar Grove High School in Georgia. While...

OSU football journal: Cowboys secure two commitments on spring game weekend

Apr 16, 2016
Saturday wasn't all about Oklahoma State's spring football game. It was also a drawing card for an official recruiting weekend, with several visitors on hand. There was a big recruiting payoff, too – emphasis on the big – with the Cowboys getting a 2017 commitment from 6-foot-7, 230-pound quarterback prospect Jelani Woods, a three-star prospect out of Cedar Grove High School in Georgia....

Oklahoma State football: Cowboys receive verbal commitment from 2017 quarterback Jelani Woods

Apr 16, 2016
STILLWATER — Oklahoma State received a verbal commitment from a highly sought after class of 2017 quarterback late Friday. Jelani Woods — a 6-foot-6, 230-pound, dual-threat passer from Cedar Grove High School (Ellenwood, Ga.) — made his announcement on Twitter. Woods wrote, "I would like to take this time to thank God for giving me the ability to be a student-athlete. I want to thank my...

High school notebook: Doug Tolin, Gary Howard among OCA Hall of Fame honorees

Mar 14, 2016
Ten coaches are set to be honored as part of the Oklahoma Coaches Association Hall of Fame inductions this summer.

Mizzou notes: Injury forces Bauer to drop football

Mar 12, 2016
Mizzou notes: Injury forces Bauer to drop footballDave MatterSt. Louis Post-DispatchCOLUMBIA, MO. --When one of the state's top recruits had to sit out his senior year of high school in 2014, he could only focus on the future."I was devastated," offensive lineman Andy Bauer said two years ago when he was still recovering from hip surgery that sidelined him for his final season at De Smet. "But...

Prep Parade: Deer Creek football job opening should draw lots of attention

Feb 17, 2016
The Deer Creek community is funneling money into the growth of the school, and the facilities are as nice as any around.

High school sports: College signing list

Feb 6, 2016
Baseball Spencer Ard, Weatherford (Redlands) Cole Ballinger, Edmond North (Cisco College) Justice Beck, Southmoore (Ark.

High school notebook: Three football coaches leave state for new jobs

Feb 4, 2016
Two coaches are critical of Oklahoma education system.

College Signing List

Feb 3, 2016
Baseball Spencer Ard, Weatherford (Redlands) Cole Ballinger, Edmond North (Cisco College) Justice Beck, Southmoore (Ark.

New North Texas coach Seth Littrell returns to Oklahoma to fill out recruiting class

Feb 3, 2016
Whether he was coaching at Texas Tech, Arizona, Indiana or North Carolina, Littrell has always recruited Oklahoma players, and he snagged three in the last days before signing day.

Big Ten football recruiting team capsules

Feb 3, 2016
Here are the signing day capsules for Big Ten Conference teams:___ILLINOISTop 25 class: No.Best in class: Dele Harding, LB, Elkton, Maryland.Best of the rest: Zarrian Holcombe, TE, Houston; Eli Peters, QB, Jacksonville, Florida, already enrolled; James McCourt, K, Parkland, Florida.Late addition: Izon Pulley, DL, Olney, Maryland. Cubit expects he will be a defensive end and could play soon.One...

Oklahoma football: After a whirlwind experience, Erik Swenson finds a home in Norman

Feb 2, 2016
NORMAN — As is the case with most big-time recruits, Erik Swenson heard a lot of coaches tell him that, if he picked their school, he would be treated like family. Given his experience over the last month, it would be understandable if Swenson was cynical about such platitudes from coaches. But during his official visit to Oklahoma last weekend, as he watched Sooners coach Bob Stoops sit and...

Football recruiting: Looking at Oklahoma's top prospects with decisions to make

Feb 2, 2016
Several Oklahoma high school prospects have yet to announce their college decisions, with National Signing Day bearing down on them.

OU football: A look at the Sooners' recruits

Feb 2, 2016
Oklahoma boosted one of the nation's top recruiting classes with the addition of linebacker Caleb Kelly late Wednesday. Kelly, a 6-foot-3, 225-pounder from Clovis West High School in Fresno, California, was listed as a five-star prospect by Rivals and Scout. He chose the Sooners over Alabama, Notre Dame, Oregon, Texas and others. Kelly's addition is critical because Oklahoma lost five of its...

Oklahoma football: Wide receiver Zach Farrar flips from Mississippi State, commits to Sooners

Jan 31, 2016
NORMAN — Oklahoma added another wide receiver to its 2016 recruiting class Sunday night, when three-star prospect Zach Farrar flipped from Mississippi State to become the Sooners’ third commitment of the weekend. Farrar, from Southlake (Texas) Carroll High, committed to Mississippi State on Jan. 21, but received his OU offer a few days later. He visited Norman this weekend and according to the...

The Oklahoman's Super 30: State's top two prospects still uncommitted

Jan 31, 2016
Signing day is Wednesday, and plenty of Oklahoma recruits are undecided where they want to play college football.

Oklahoma football: Sooners land commitment from offensive lineman Erik Swenson

Jan 30, 2016
Four-star prospect Erik Swenson committed to the Sooners during his official visit, becoming OU's fifth offensive commit.

Prep Parade: Joshua Jacobs is an 11th-hour recruiting name to know

Jan 27, 2016
Jacobs is a 5-foot-11, 200-pound running back with speed, power and elusiveness. He played quarterback for McLain this past season, but that was mostly just a title, because he was the guy taking the snap from center.

Mason Fine, state's all-time leading passer, commits to North Texas

Jan 25, 2016
Oklahoma high school football’s all-time leading passer has found a college home. Locust Grove star Mason Fine verbally committed to new North Texas coach Seth Littrell on Monday afternoon, according to the Tulsa World. Fine was mostly considering Division II schools prior to a visit to the Denton, Texas, campus Sunday and Monday. The 5-foot-10, 175-pound Fine was lightly recruited because of...

Former Clemson, Citadel coach Parker passes away at 82

Jan 4, 2016
BENTON, Ark. (AP) — Former Clemson and Citadel coach Jimmy "Red" Parker, who continued coaching at the high school level until retiring last month, died Monday. He was 82.Benton (Ark.) Harmony Grove Superintendent Daniel Henley confirmed the death. A cause of death was not immediately released.Parker coached at Clemson from 1973-76 and finished with a record of 17-25-2. He coached for seven...

High school football: The Oklahoman's All-State teams and honorable mentions

Jan 4, 2016
Here is a look at the complete 2015 All-State Football Team: OFFENSE Pos: Player, Class, School, Height, Weight QB: Micah Wilson, Sr., Lincoln Christian, 6-3, 205 RB: Taven Birdow, Sr., Altus, 6-1, 215 RB: Jeremy Lewis, Sr., Lone Grove, 6-1, 195 RB: Grant Martin, Sr., Harrah, 5-9, 165 WR: Alec Davidson, Sr., Lincoln Christian, 6-1, 190 WR: Tevin McDaniel, Sr., Heritage Hall, 6-0, 220 OL: Tyler...

High school football: All-State football players and their holiday traditions

Dec 24, 2015
Earlier this week, the first-team selections of the 103rd All-State football team visited The Oklahoman offices. We asked them all several questions, including this one: What is your favorite holiday tradition?

The Oklahoman's final high school football rankings

Dec 13, 2015
The Oklahoman's final high school football rankings   Class 6A-I 1. Jenks (2) 11-1 2. Tulsa Union (1) 9-3 3. Broken Arrow (3) 11-2 4. Edmond Santa Fe (4) 7-5 5. Southmoore (5) 9-2 6. Norman North (6) 7-4 7. Mustang (7) 7-4 8. Putnam City (8) 5-6 9. Edmond Memorial (9) 4-6 10. Westmoore (10) 4-6 Dropped out: None   Class 6A-II 1. Bixby (4) 9-4 2. Sand Springs (3) 7-5* 3. Tulsa...

High school football: Heritage Hall's Tevin McDaniel proving tough to handle on both sides of ball

Dec 7, 2015
McDaniel was unstoppable on both sides of the ball in the Class 3A state semifinal 49-21 win, and for his performance he is The Oklahoman’s staff pick for Player of the Week.

VOTE: The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll

Dec 6, 2015
One week remains in the high school football season with three state championships remaining. Six were decided this week, and fans across the state can now voice their opinion on who had the best performance from every championship and semifinal game. The weekly Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll is live online at Pick one of the selections from the poll below, or write in...

High school football: Tevin McDaniel makes statement in Heritage Hall's 49-21 rout of Lone Grove

Dec 4, 2015
Heritage Hall (14-0) has now won 26 straight games, the longest active streak in the state. The defending champion awaits the winner of Saturday’s game between Jones and Lincoln Christian for next week’s title game at a neutral location and date yet to be determined.

The Oklahoman's high school football predictions

Dec 3, 2015
Each week, The Oklahoman's Scott Wright predicts the score of every game in the state. Here are the picks for this week:   Last week's record: 12-8 (60.0 pct.) Overall record: 1,510-363 (80.6 pct.)   Class 6A-I Championship At University of Tulsa Friday, 7 p.m. Jenks 30, Broken Arrow 24   Class 6A-II Championship At Tulsa Union Friday, 7 p.m. Bixby 42, Sand Springs 35  ...