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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High school football: Lawton Mac is No. 1, Del City No. 2 in Class 5A rankings

Sep 4, 2015
1. Lawton MacArthur (13-1): The defending champs are loaded with potential, but lack experience. 2. Del City (6-6): Walter Watson and Jeremiah Wilson anchor line play in front of star QB Terry Wilson. 3. Deer Creek (7-4): A wealth of experience returns for the Antlers in their final season in Class 5A. 4. Guthrie (10-2): Versatile senior Rowdy Reihs will play multiple positions for the...

Prep football: John Marshall's Tramonda Moore tops latest version of the Super 30

Sep 4, 2015
More than 50 high school football players in the state have Division I scholarship offers, and the number continues to grow. Here's a look at The Oklahoman's preseason update of the Super 30, ranking the state's top prospects in the class of 2016: 1. Tramonda Moore, John Marshall Offensive lineman, 6-5, 345 Uncommitted Offers keep flowing in from the nation's best programs — Alabama, Florida...

Class 3A football: Size matters not for Locust Grove quarterback Mason Fine

Sep 3, 2015
LOCUST GROVE — Mason Fine understands the harsh recruiting process. Tall, talented quarterbacks tend to get Division I scholarship offers. Smaller quarterbacks — like Fine at 5-foot-11 and 165 pounds — who can do everything the others can do, struggle to find a Division I home. “I am short, but with my football IQ I like to think I'm a student of the game. I like to think that I can outsmart...

NewsOK Varsity Podcast: Previewing Week 1

Sep 3, 2015
Welcome to the NewsOK Varsity podcast with high school writers Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh. Each week, the writers will discuss the hot topics across the state in high school sports. You can subscribe to the weekly podcast on iTunes by clicking here. NewsOK Varsity 9-2-15 <—CLICK THERE: Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh review Week Zero along with Tuttle coach Brad Ballard, discuss the OSSAA's...

High school football: Thursday's high school football predictions

Sep 2, 2015
Every week, The Oklahoman's Scott Wright will predict the score of every game in the state.

High school notebook: Del City QB Terry Wilson invited to Semper Fidelis All-America Game

Aug 31, 2015
Verbally committed to Nebraska, Wilson threw for 2,856 yards with 24 touchdowns and 10 interceptions last season.

High school football: Hassan Lawton's interception seals Bethany win over Lone Grove

Aug 28, 2015
Lawton’s pick — his second of the night in a crucial situation — snuffed out Lone Grove’s furious rally and sealed the Bronchos’ 34-29 win in the season-opener Friday night at Bethany/SNU Stadium.

NewsOK Varsity Podcast: Unveiling 2015 preseason football rankings

Aug 27, 2015
Welcome to the NewsOK Varsity podcast with high school writers Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh. Each week, the writers will discuss the hot topics across the state in high school sports. You can subscribe to the weekly podcast on iTunes by clicking here. NewsOK Varsity 8-26-15 <—CLICK THERE: Scott Wright and Jacob Unruh reveal and discuss their preseason top 10 rankings in each class for the...

High school football picks for Week Zero

Aug 27, 2015
Every week, The Oklahoman's Scott Wright will predict the score of every game in the state. Last year's record: 1,575-351 (81.8 pct.)   Class 4A TUTTLE 28, Davis 26 MOUNT ST MARY 20, Tecumseh 14   Class 3A Jones 35, HOLDENVILLE 12 Lindsay 27, PERKINS 24 BETHANY 21, Lone Grove 20   Class 2A NOWATA 34, Vian 28 COMMERCE 28, Yale 7   Class A Community Christian 20, WILSON 14...

High school football: Week Zero brings curiosity, new opportunities

Aug 27, 2015
The traditional opening week of the high school football season is still a week away, but thanks to a new rule adopted by the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association, we’ve got real football kicking off Friday night.

High school football practice primer: Five things to watch in August

Aug 9, 2015
Football practice opens for high school teams on Monday morning — and for some, that meant 12:01 a.m. With the return of football, here are a few story lines to keep an eye on in the coming weeks as teams prepare for the season. 1. Contact limits take effect For the first time, a limit will be placed on the amount of full-contact practice that is allowed. Teams can have 90 minutes per week of...

TRIBUTES: A farewell to people with Oklahoma ties who enjoyed the game day experience

Jul 27, 2015
A farewell to people with Oklahoma ties who enjoyed the game day experience:  Greg LaFever, 51, of Midwest City was a star athlete at Putnam City West High School, where he played football and baseball. LaFever was an All-City and All-State pitcher, leading the Patriots to the state championship game. He played at Wichita State (Kan.) and in minor leagues for the Cleveland Indians and Los...

High school notebook: Ringling names Steve Justus football coach

Jul 23, 2015
Justus last coached in 2013 at Comanche, where he served as coach for four seasons. He took last year off due to family reasons.

Super 30: Jenks safety Austin Quillen's SEC opportunity a direct reflection of work ethic, playing style

Jul 15, 2015
At 6-feet and 195 pounds, Quillen wondered how far his talent might take him at the next level. Could he contend in what’s widely considered the nation’s top college football conference? “Looking at myself as an SEC player?” Quillen reflected. “That didn’t hit me until Vanderbilt offered.”

Football recruiting: Who has offers?

Jun 23, 2015
Here’s a list of known scholarship offers to Oklahoma high school football players from NCAA Division I FBS and FCS schools to date: Tyler Adkins, Tulsa Union, RB: Navy Samuel Akem, Broken Arrow, WR: Montana Abe Anderson, Metro Christian, LB: North Dakota Jordan Brown, Stillwater, WR: Arkansas St., Army, Navy, Southern Miss, Stephen F. Austin, Texas Tech, Tulsa, Wyoming Tyler Brown, Lexington,...

Executive Q&A: Self-described 'hooligan' in high school finds his strong suit is in building houses

Jun 21, 2015
Oklahoma City homebuilder Jack Evans, who is managing partner of TimberCraft Homes, recently talked with The Oklahoman about the effect growing up with deaf parents had on his life and career.

49ers’ Armstead living out NFL dream for brother, too

May 17, 2015
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Fortunately Arik Armstead has broader shoulders than most.When the 49ers’ first-round pick begins his NFL journey this fall, the 6-foot-7, 292-pound defensive end will also be living out the football dreams of his older brother, who saw his promising career cut short by health issues last summer.“I idolized him and wanted to grow up and be like him someday,” Arik, 21, said...

Oklahoma football: K.J. Young the latest in troubling trend of OU receiver busts

May 17, 2015
NORMAN — Oklahoma dismissed redshirt sophomore wide receiver K.J. Young from the team, continuing a troubling trend of receiver busts over the past several years. OU coach Bob Stoops fired receivers coach Jay Norvell after last season — when the Sooners had arguably the worst receivers in the Big 12 — and replaced him with […]

Collected Wisdom of Big 12 official Paul Wilson

May 2, 2015
Norman resident sits in relative anonymity through every OU women’s basketball home game

High school notebook: Del City quarterback Terry Wilson gets Nebraska offer

Apr 21, 2015
The offer is the biggest so far for the 6-foot-3, 190-pound Terry Wilson, who also has offers from Indiana, Houston, Memphis and four other programs. Colorado is also showing strong interest recently.

GEFFE gala set for Saturday in Grove

Apr 20, 2015
The Grove Education Foundation For Excellence (GEFFE) Auction Committee has been working to secure items for the 2015 Gala, set for Saturday, April 25, at the Grove Civic Center, 1702 S. Main, Grove.The gala will include more than 20 live auction packages. A sampling of the items are listed below to give supporters a sneak peek of some the packages that will be offered.1. Back Page of Football...

Oklahoma football notebook: Running back Daniel Brooks turns in another dominant spring game performance

Apr 11, 2015
Daniel Brooks carried the ball 21 times for 154 yards Saturday, leading OU in rushing for the second straight spring game. Last year, he rushed for 67 yards on eight carries.

High school notebook: Scott O'Hara named Purcell's new football coach

Apr 9, 2015
O’Hara served as offensive coordinator at Newcastle the past two seasons, helping the 2014 Racers to one of their best seasons in recent years.

High school notebook: Heritage Hall's Luther Harris, Southmoore's Noah Jones add offers

Apr 7, 2015
Two of the metro area’s top prospects picked up offers on Monday, with Ohio continuing to pursue Oklahoma kids. The Bobcats offered Heritage Hall offensive lineman Luther Harris, a 6-foot-6, 360-pound junior who also has an offer from Tulsa.

Oklahoma high school sports signing list: April 4, 2015

Apr 4, 2015
A look at Oklahoma high school athletes who have signed to play college sports as of April 4.

Former Oklahoma and Sam Houston State QB Rhett Bomar hired as coach at Texas' Freer High

Mar 31, 2015
Former University of Oklahoma and Sam Houston State standout quarterback Rhett Bomar was announced as the new head football coach at Freer High School, the school district announced on Tuesday. Bomar, who played high school football at Grand Prairie, has been working as an assistant at Alief Taylor and also spent two seasons coaching for his father, Jerry, at Orange Grove. Bomar began his...

High school notebook: Del City's Terry Wilson among football players to receive offers

Mar 17, 2015
Del City’s Terry Wilson improved his scholarship offer list to four Monday when Memphis became the latest to extend an offer to the dual-threat quarterback. He isn’t the only player from the state picking up interest lately.

Deer Creek's Dakota Vann is the latest in a long line of athletic standouts

Mar 10, 2015
A senior basketball star at Deer Creek, Dakota Vann is the latest in a long line of Vanns to dominate the sports scene in the Oklahoma City metro.

Playing for Chase: Questions raised about charity and its founder

Feb 23, 2015
Save for the day of his son’s tragic death in 2013, Michael Morris really doesn’t want to talk about the past.His future is about saving kids’ lives, he says.But Morris’ past involves a checkered history of federal prison sentences for financial crimes.Companies he formed have been named in multiple lawsuits resulting in default court judgments for breach of contract and fraud. A company he...

Grove Voters to consider $15.7 million bond

Feb 20, 2015
In less than two weeks, voters within the Grove Public School District will determine the fate of a $15.7 million bond issue.If approved by voters on March. 3, the proposition will net a total of $13.5 million for the district to be used for two distinct projects.Of those funds, $12.6 million will be used to construct a performing arts center on the high school campus.The remaining $1 million...