Grove Ridgerunners football


Record Home Away Win % PF PA
2 - 8 2 - 3 0 - 5 .200 221 330


Date Home/Away Opponent Win/Loss Score
2013-09-06 vs Miami W 42 - 21
2013-09-13 @ Jay L 9 - 13
2013-09-20 @ Wagoner L 14 - 35
2013-09-27 vs Tahlequah L 20 - 47
2013-10-04 @ Collinsville L 21 - 28
2013-10-11 vs Pryor L 28 - 35
2013-10-17 @ Tulsa East Central L 21 - 45
2013-10-25 @ Coweta L 34 - 41
2013-11-01 vs Tulsa Central W 20 - 14
2013-11-08 vs Claremore L 12 - 51


Player Name Number Year Height Weight Position (main)
Austin Cross 12
Matt Jeffries 12
Spencer Londagin 12
Ty Phillips 12
Scottie Spicer 12
Jake Spychalski 12

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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...

NewsOK Varsity Podcast: Breaking down the 2016 Super 30

Feb 19, 2015
Welcome to the NewsOK Varsity podcast with high school writers Scott Wright, Jacob Unruh and Trent Shadid. 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 2-17-15 <—CLICK THERE: Scott Wright, Jacob Unruh and […]

High school football: Douglass' Willis Alexander suspended for spring practice, first 4 games

Feb 18, 2015
Douglass football coach Willis Alexander will miss spring practice and the first four games of the 2015 season as punishment for his behavior during and after the Trojans’ controversial loss to Locust Grove in the Class 3A playoffs last November. Alexander came to an agreement with the Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association on sanctions to reprimand Alexander for his conduct and...

The Oklahoman's Super 30 list of top football recruits for the Class of 2016

Feb 14, 2015
Here is The Oklahoman high school sports staff’s first edition of the Super 30 recruit rankings for the state’s class of 2016.

Oklahoma high school athletes college signing list: Saturday, Feb. 7

Feb 7, 2015
A look at the Oklahoma high school athletes who have signed to play college sports.

Oklahoma high school athlete signing list: Feb. 4, 2015

Feb 4, 2015
BASEBALL Andrew Bolen, Silo (Arkansas) Brady Bradshaw, Noble (Crowder) Blake Brewster, Moore (OU) Chase Burgess, Jenks (NEO) Riley Cabral, Carl Albert (Chipola College) Joseph Corbett, McGuinness (Ark.-Little Rock) Joel Davis, Midwest City/Seminole St. (Texas A&M) Jonathan Davis, Edmond North (Ark.-Little Rock) Aiden Doherty, Deer Creek (NSU) Jackson Goddard, Holland Hall (Kansas) Dylan...

High schools: OSSAA board changes course, suspension to Beggs coach reduced

Jan 14, 2015
Preston superintendent and OSSAA board member Mark Hudson spearheaded the reversal, lessening the suspension of a first-year Beggs basketball coach just hours after the board upheld the new stiff penalty.

All-State football: Locust Grove QB Mason Fine's numbers stand out — but so does his leadership

Jan 3, 2015
THE OKLAHOMAN’S ALL-STATE FOOTBALL TEAM — Offensive Player of the Year Mason Fine obliterated the state’s previous single-season passing records for yards (3,916) and touchdowns (54), finishing with 5,006 yards and 71 touchdowns following his 537-yard, six-TD performance in the Pirates’ 53-42 loss to Heritage Hall in the Class 3A semifinals.

A look back at the best of the 2014 Oklahoma high school football season

Dec 21, 2014
Here’s a look at what our staff considers some of the top games, moments and surprises of the 2014 season.

NewsOK Varsity Podcast: Class 3A championship preview

Dec 18, 2014
Welcome to the NewsOK Varsity podcast with high school writers Scott Wright, Jacob Unruh and Trent Shadid. 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 12-10-14 <—CLICK THERE: Scott Wright, Jacob Unruh and […]

Friday Night Lights: Heritage Hall's Joe Wheeler had a vision quest

Dec 18, 2014
“My dream growing up was to be one of the varsity players out on the field,” Wheeler said. “That was my dream playing football on the sidelines during halftime. To actually score again, it felt awesome.”

High school football: Heritage Hall and Cushing meet for Class 3A state championship — finally

Dec 15, 2014
The week off that both Heritage Hall and Cushing received in the Class 3A playoffs was a little different.