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Oklahoma Class 2A football: Washington edges Jones in thriller

WASHINGTON — Lane Steele knew the football was coming his way. “I just looked over at the sideline and saw my coach call...

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Oklahoma Class 5A football: McAlester completes crazy comeback, tops El Reno in overtime

EL RENO – With defeat on the horizon, McAlester coach Forrest Mazey’s message to his team was simple: find a way. Erik...

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Oklahoma Class 2A football: Collin Matteson seals OCS win with late-game interception

With little time left, Matteson’s interception sealed the 19-13 third-round playoff win over Community Christian School on...

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Oklahoma Class 5A football: Kentrell Bizzell, defense lead Carl Albert past Tulsa Kelley

MIDWEST CITY – After bursting through the initial hole at the line of scrimmage, Kentrell Bizzell decided to lower his...

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Oklahoma Class 4A football: Blanchard edges Bristow to advance to semifinals

The touchdown pass gave Blanchard a two-score lead which they carried to a 21-18 playoff win over Bristow on Friday night.

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Friday night lights: All eyes on Dorian Plumley as El Reno makes Class 5A state title run

EL RENO — Dorian Plumley had a major setback at the beginning of the football season.

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's third-round playoff picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school game in the state. Here are the picks for...

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Oklahoma high school football recruiting: Heritage Hall's Melvin Swindle commits to South Dakota

Melvin Swindle has made his college decision.The star offensive and defensive lineman for the Chargers announced Wednesday he...

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High school notebook: Tuttle’s Jayden Seebold wins Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll

Tuttle’s Seebold wins Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll Tuttle quarterback Jayden Seebold won The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice...

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Oklahoma high school football: El Reno assistant coach dies in single-car crash

El Reno football assistant coach Jake Briggs died Monday evening in a single-car crash. He was 24.The crash occurred following...

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Oklahoma high school football: How DeAngelo Irvin Jr. helped Midwest City reverse a Class 6A-II trend

MIDWEST CITY — The Midwest City football program usually struggles against Tulsa Booker T. Washington. Entering Friday’s...

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces dates, times for state championship games

All 11-man contests will be played at the University of Central Oklahoma's Wantland Stadium for a second consecutive year.

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Oklahoma high school football recruiting: Heritage Hall's Robert Mbroh commits to Air Force

Mbroh became the fourth Oklahoma prospect in the 2021 class to verbally commit to Air Force.

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Vote in The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player of the Week poll

Another week of playoff action brought more incredible performances.The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for...

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Oklahoma high schools remain cautious as they turn attention to winter sports: 'We try not to take it for granted'

Lonnie Nunley called it one of his hardest days as Cache’s athletic director. After beating Tecumseh last week to open the high...

Can Steven Adams open up the Thunder's offense?

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Thunder general manager Sam Presti made the suggestion and the hairs stood up on the back of fans’ necks. As of now, the Thunder isn’t going to get shooting out of its centers. As of now. "But maybe we can push Steven into a development...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s third-round playoff rankings

Class 6A-I (Previous rank in parentheses) 1. Owasso (1) — 11-0 2. Jenks (2) — 9-1 3. Tulsa Union (3) — 6-4 4. Edmond Santa Fe...

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Shettron brothers shine in quarterfinal win over Westmoore

Shettron brothers shine in quarterfinal win over Westmoore

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Oklahoma Class 5A football: Guthrie edges Lawton MacArthur in second round of playoffs

The Bluejays held off seventh-ranked Lawton MacArthur for a 42-39 road victory Friday night in the second round of the Class 5A...

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Oklahoma Class 2A football: Boyce McIntosh leads Community Christian to playoff win while battling ankle injury

Boyce tallied more than double what his coaches asked of him. He finished the game with 23 carries for 159 yards and three...

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Oklahoma Class 5A football: El Reno forces six turnovers in first playoff win since 2009

El Reno carried the lead to a 41-14 win over Piedmont on Friday night at Memorial Stadium. In total El Reno forced 6 turnovers,...

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Oklahoma high school football: Luke Orvis resigns at Edmond Memorial after 3 seasons

The Edmond Memorial football team will have a new head coach next season.Luke Orvis resigned Friday after three seasons leading...

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Oklahoma high school football: Alex's Tatton Anderson surpasses 8,000 career rushing yards in win against Empire

Tatton Anderson rushed his way into nearly uncharted territory Friday.The senior running back at Class B Alex surpassed 8,000...

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Oklahoma Class 6A football: OSSAA announces semifinal sites, times for 6A-I, 6A-II

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Saturday morning the sites and times for the Class 6A-I and...

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Oklahoma Class 4A football: Tuttle holds off Newcastle, advances to quarterfinals

Sixth-ranked Tuttle held on for a 31-21 home victory in the second round of the Class 4A playoffs, advancing to play at...

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Oklahoma Class 6A football: Defense leads Choctaw past Putnam North, back into state semifinals

CHOCTAW – Every time Carson Laverty dropped back to pass, it seemed all he could see was a swarm of blue jerseys.They came from...

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Oklahoma high school football: List of canceled second-round playoff games

We're into the second week of the playoffs, yet COVID-19 remains an issue.Some games have been canceled this week, and there's...

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Friday Night Lights: How cancellations are bringing a new twist to football playoffs

It was a strange weekend for Tommy Bare. Kingston’s football coach didn’t know who his next opponent was. After going 10-0 in...

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Carlson: As COVID numbers soar and hospitals struggle, should Oklahoma high school football continue?

Exactly a month has passed since Oklahoma changed its high school football playoff format to allow more teams more chances to...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's second-round playoff picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school game in the state. Here are the picks for...

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Carlson: How Tulsa linebacker Zaven Collins went from small-school Oklahoma football to big-time NFL Draft hopeful

To understand how Zaven Collins has gone from a little-recruited, small-school football player into one of the biggest breakout...

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Oklahoma high school cross country: Mustang’s Gabe Simonsen wins Meet of Champions

Mustang senior cross country runner Gabe Simonsen won the Meet of Champions on Saturday at Broken Arrow.

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Pawhuska's Bryce Drummond headlines 2020 A-5 All-District team

The senior quarterback at Pawhuska was named Most Valuable Player in the A-5 All-District awards, which were released Wednesday...

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Oklahoma high school football: Westmoore’s Zane Chavez wins Fans’ Choice Player of the Week

Westmoore’s Chavez wins Fans’ Choice Player of the Week Westmoore tight end Zane Chavez won The Oklahoman’s Fans’ Choice Player...

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Oklahoma high school football: Muskogee, Rafe Watkins agree to 'mutually part ways' after 7 seasons

Muskogee will have a new football coach next season. Rafe Watkins, who spent the past seven seasons leading the Roughers,...

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Oklahoma high school football: Edmond Santa Fe's Ethane Hyche, Jenks' Stephen Kittleman highlight honorees on 2020 6A-I-1 All-District team

Edmond Santa Fe junior running back Ethane Hyche and Jenks senior quarterback Stephen Kittleman highlight the 6A-I-1...

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Oklahoma high school football: Amaurion Norment leads Putnam North to first playoff win since 2005 with 'unbelievable run'

Amaurion Norment decided he was going to be the feature back on Friday night. Crammed with multiple athletes that play on both...

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OKC Metro High School Sports Awards launches in the Oklahoma City area

The OKC Metro High School Sports Awards is a nine-month student athlete recognition program that culminates in a star-studded,...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s second-round playoff rankings

Class 6A-I (Previous rank in parentheses) 1. Owasso (1) — 10-0 2. Jenks (2) — 8-1 3. Tulsa Union (3) — 5-4 4. Edmond Santa Fe...

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Oklahoma high school football: Del City routs Ponca City in first round of Class 6A-II playoffs

Overall, Del City coach Mike Dunn was pleased with how the Eagles (4-5) played in every phase of the game.

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Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll

The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for the top games by OKC-area players is now live.

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Oklahoma Class 2A football: Christian Heritage forces 4 turnovers in playoff win

The Crusaders nabbed three interceptions and one fumble recovery, for four total turnovers. The stout defensive performance led...

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Oklahoma Class 4A football: Newcastle scores 21 unanswered points in second half to win

Shumard’s 16-yard pass to Barker late in the fourth quarter proved to be the game-winning touchdown play as the Racers stormed...

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Oklahoma Class 2A football: Bethel earns first playoff win in school history

Drae Wood provided a huge spark when Bethel needed it most.The senior returned the opening kick of the second half 73 yards for...

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Oklahoma high school football: COAC announces 2020 All-Conference awards

The Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference announced Saturday its awards for the 2020 football season.Stillwater was named the...

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Oklahoma City Public Schools suspends all winter sports due to COVID numbers in Oklahoma County

Oklahoma City Public Schools is suspending all winter sports indefinitely. The district announced the decision Friday morning,...

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Oklahoma high school football: Friday night takeaways

Here are some highlights and observations from The Oklahoman's high school sports reporters about the games they covered Friday...

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Oklahoma high school football: Westmoore cruises past Southmoore in opening round of Class 6A-I playoffs

The Class 6A-I eighth-ranked Jaguars earned a 41-17 victory against one of their biggest rivals in the opening round of the...

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Oklahoma Class 6A football: Dominique Dunn runs wild in Mustang’s upset win against rival Yukon

YUKON – It could have been easy for Dominique Dunn to hang his head. The senior running back at Mustang had an early...

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Oklahoma high school basketball recruiting: Heritage Hall's Trey Alexander commits to Auburn

The best high school boys basketball player in the state has made his college decision.Heritage Hall senior guard announced...

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Friday Night Lights: Football, fishing and adoption all part of Talyn Shettron’s upbringing

EDMOND – A fishing pole was always in the trunk of Courtney Shettron’s car. Anytime she had to go to the grocery store and had...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's first-round playoff picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school game in the state. Here are the picks for...

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Oklahoma signing day roundup: Moore’s Aaliyah Moore signs with Texas Longhorns; Sooners sign CHA golfer

Moore’s Aaliyah Moore signs with Texas "A sweet ending to a new beginning" are the words that decorated Aaliyah Moore’s table...

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National Signing Day: Picklo twins of Mustang sign with Bedlam rivals

MUSTANG — Tate Picklo wasn’t always a die-hard OU fan. In fact, the Mustang star wrestler was a staunch supporter of Oklahoma...

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Kingfisher point guard Bijan Cortes' meteoric rise leads to signing with Sooners: 'I'm just really blessed'

KINGFISHER — Bijan Cortes remembers nearly every detail of the slam dunk.The Broken Arrow defender first broke from his stance,...

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Oklahoma high school football: List of canceled first-round playoff games

The high school football playoffs get underway this week, but some teams who planned to participate won't be able to.The...

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Oklahoma high school football recruiting: Oklahoma State offers Bixby RB Braylin Presley

BIXBY – It was just a matter of time.Bixby junior running back Braylin Presley received an offer from Oklahoma State on...

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Oklahoma high school football: List of first-round games with 7 p.m. start times

Here's a list of first-round playoff games that will kick at 7 p.m. instead of 7:30 p.m. This list will be updated.

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Oklahoma high school football: Crosstown Clash, other rivalries abundant in first round of playoffs

NORMAN — Even before the brackets came out, Jackson Remualdo had an idea who the Norman North football team was going to play....

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OSU wrestling: Stillwater’s Cade Nicholas commits to Cowboys

Stillwater senior wrestler Cade Nicholas announced Tuesday on Twitter his commitment to Oklahoma State.

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s 2020 state title picks for Classes A to C

The Oklahoman’s high school beat writers make their football state title picks for Classes A to C.

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Oklahoma high school football: Wayne set to host Hinton in first round of Class A playoffs

The Bulldogs are set to host Hinton in the first round Friday.

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Oklahoma high school football: Piedmont clinches spot to host playoff game for first time in 16 years

With the win on Friday, Piedmont will host the playoffs for the first time in 16 years.

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Oklahoma high school football: McLoud LB Caleb Summerlin’s transformation on and off the field is ‘something special’

MCLOUD — Caleb Summerlin expected to be on the sideline when McLoud’s defense was on the football field Friday. The senior...

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Oklahoma high school football: Breaking down the Class C playoff bracket

The Class C football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket. The favorite Timberlake: The...

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Oklahoma high school football: Breaking down the Class B playoff bracket

The Class B football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket. Team to watch Shattuck: The...

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Oklahoma high school football: Breaking down the Class A playoff bracket

The Class A football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket. Team to watch Pawhuska: The...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s 2020 state title picks for Classes 6A-I to 2A

The Oklahoman’s high school beat writers make their high school football state title picks for Classes 6A-I to 2A.

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA allowing free admission to veterans, one guest at first-round playoff games

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Monday it is allowing veterans and one guest free admission to...

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Oklahoma high school football: Breaking down the Class 2A playoff bracket

The Class 2A football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket. Potential second-round...

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Oklahoma high school football: Breaking down the Class 5A playoff bracket

The Class 5A football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket. Player to watch Luke...

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Oklahoma high school football: Breaking down the Class 3A playoff bracket

The Class 3A football playoffs begin Friday across the state.

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Oklahoma high school football: Breaking down the Class 6A-I playoff bracket

The Class 6A-I football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket. Player to watch AJ Green,...

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Oklahoma high school football: Breaking down the Class 4A playoff bracket

The Class 4A football playoffs begin Friday across the state. Here is a breakdown of the bracket. Dark-horse contender...

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces 2020 Class A playoff bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday the bracket for the Class A football playoffs.

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces 2020 Class 5A playoff bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday the bracket for the Class 5A football playoffs.

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces 2020 Class 3A playoff bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class 3A football playoffs. The...

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces 2020 Class 4A playoff bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class 4A-I football playoffs.

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces 2020 Class B playoff bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class B football playoffs.

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces 2020 Class C playoff bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class C football playoffs. The...

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces 2020 Class 2A playoff bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class 2A football playoffs. The...

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces 2020 Class 6A-II playoff bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class 6A-II football playoffs. The...

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Oklahoma high school football: OSSAA announces 2020 Class 6A-I playoff bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Sunday brackets for the Class 6A-I football playoffs. The...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s first-round playoff rankings

Class 6A-I (Previous rank in parentheses) 1. Owasso (1) — 10-0 2. Jenks (2) — 7-1 3. Tulsa Union (3) — 4-4 4. Edmond Santa Fe...

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Oklahoma high school girls cross country: Noble finishes second in Class 5A state race

The Noble girls cross country program has come a long way in a short period of time.

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Oklahoma high school basketball: Brackets released for 3rd annual Cornerstone Bank Mustang Holiday Classic

Brackets were announced Friday for the third annual Cornerstone Bank Mustang Holiday Classic.The basketball tournament has...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for Week 10

The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for the top games by OKC-area players in Week 10 is now live. Fans can...

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Oklahoma high school football: Norman North dominates run game in 59-10 win vs. Southmoore

Norman North dominated the run game as they bested Southmoore 59-10 at Harve Collins Field on Friday night. In total, the...

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Oklahoma State commit Collin Oliver exudes confidence ahead of playoffs

Edmond Santa Fe’s Collin Oliver never lost his confidence Friday night.

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Oklahoma high school football: Bethany ends regular season with win against Clinton

The Bronchos earned a 23-19 home win Friday against Clinton.

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Oklahoma high school football: Yukon earns its first state playoff berth in Class 6A-I

In their fourth season under head coach Jeremy Reed, the senior group was the first to lead Yukon to its first earned playoff...

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Oklahoma high school football: Jones, Guthrie thankful to have Week 10 game after late cancellation

JONES – Dave Martin received a phone call late Friday morning no one wants to get.Jones' football coach found out his team's...

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Oklahoma high school football: Highlights, numbers and things we learned in Week 10

Laverne upends Shattuck, ends state longest win streak at 43Shattuck’s win streak is no more. The Indians hadn’t lost in three...

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Oklahoma high school football: Blanchard edges Tuttle for District 4A-2 title

Sixth-ranked Blanchard beat No. 3 Tuttle 7-0 for the District 4A-2 title.

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Oklahoma high school football: Cashion shifts focus to playoffs after dominant War on 74 win

CASHION – Not much went wrong for Cashion’s football team on Friday night.Caden Harrell dashed his way into the end zone three...

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Oklahoma high school football: New playoff rules have sparked unprecedented end-season opportunities

Brad Hill did his best to contain his excitement. “The goal all this time,” he said, “was to be in the playoffs.” The football...

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Oklahoma high school football: Marcellous Hawkins, Putnam City gearing up for Owasso after big offensive performance

The collection of dominant offensive performances is what Putnam City will need when they travel to take on Owasso (9-0) on Friday

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 10 picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school football game in the state. Here are the...

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Oklahoma high school girls cross country: Norman North places second at Class 6A state meet

The Timberwolves placed second at the Class 6A state meet Wednesday at Edmond Santa Fe.

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Oklahoma high school boys cross country: Piedmont captures Class 5A state championship

EDMOND — The Piedmont boys cross country team ended its dominant season with another victory. The Wildcats beat Tahlequah...

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Oklahoma high school boys cross country: Oklahoma Christian School claims Class 4A state crown

EDMOND — Members of the Oklahoma Christian School boys cross country team were ecstatic when they heard the news. As the...

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Oklahoma high school boys cross country: Riley Randall becomes first Meeker runner to win championship

EDMOND — Riley Randall waited to make his move during the Class 3A cross country state race. The Meeker sophomore knew he...

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Oklahoma high school boys cross country: Gabe Simonsen leads Mustang to Class 6A state title

The Broncos beat Deer Creek by five points at the Class 6A state meet at Edmond Santa Fe, winning their third boys cross...

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Oklahoma high school softball: OHSFSCA announces 2021 All-State teams, coaches

The 2021 games are slated for Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Oklahoma Christian University in Edmond. The Large school game will...

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Oklahoma high school cross country: How identical twins have made Noble contender for Class 5A state title

NOBLE — Most people can’t differentiate between Autumn and Leah Hickok. The Noble sophomore cross country runners are identical...

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Oklahoma high school cross country: Runners to watch at the state races

The high school cross country state races for Classes 6A-2A are set for Wednesday at Edmond Santa Fe. Here are some local...

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: COAC announces 2020 All-Conference awards

The Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference announced its 2020 volleyball All-Conference awards on Tuesday.Mustang's Madelyn Booth...

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Oklahoma high school football: Clint Campbell's long runs carry McLoud to win

Campbell’s second-half score gave McLoud a two-touchdown lead which propelled them to a 42-28 win over Bridge Creek on Saturday...

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OSSAA: Contract with UCO to host 11-man state football championships allows flexibility in case of interruptions

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association's contract with the University of Central Oklahoma to host the 11-man...

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Oklahoma high school football: List of canceled, postponed Week 10 games

It's November, which means playoff football is right around the corner.But first, there remains one week of the regular season...

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Oklahoma high school football: Community Christian's midseason addition is 'making a difference' while learning the game

NORMAN — Bai Jobe hasn’t had the same amount of football lessons as many of the players he competes with. So, he keeps one tip...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s top 10 games of Week 10

The finish line is in sight. After a tumultuous season with plenty of COVID interruptions, big performances and more, the final...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s Week 10 rankings

Class 6A-I (Previous rank in parentheses) 1. Owasso (1) — 9-0 2. Jenks (2) — 6-1 3. Tulsa Union (3) — 4-4 4. Edmond Santa Fe...

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OU football commit Ethan Downs disrupting, dominating for Weatherford

It took Weatherford’s Ethan Downs just one quarter on Friday to show those watching why he’ll be suiting up for Oklahoma next...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for Week 9

The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for the top games by OKC-area players in Week 9 is now live. Fans can vote...

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Oklahoma high school football: Highlights, numbers and things we learned from Week 9

Tulsa Holland Hall dominates against VerdigrisJunior defensive back Ethan Roush has three interceptions, and Class 3A No. 1...

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Oklahoma high school football: Qwontrel Walker surpasses 7,000 career rushing yards, Stillwater tops Midwest City

MIDWEST CITY – Qwontrel Walker fell to the black and yellow turf seemingly exhausted.Stillwater’s senior running back had just...

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Carlson: How Sooner defensive lineman Isaiah Thomas became OU football's most improved player and 'MVP of the defense'

Isaiah Thomas knew he could transfer to another school. A better situation was out there, that seemed certain. But he stayed,...

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Oklahoma high school football: Heritage Hall cruises past Kingfisher

Class 3A second-ranked Heritage Hall defeated No. 7 Kingfisher 47-21.

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Oklahoma high school football: Yukon's big third quarter leads to 31-28 win

Hahn’s pick-6 gave Yukon its first lead of the game which led to a 31-28 win over Westmoore at Miller Stadium on Friday night....

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OSU football: Beggs junior RB CJ Brown commits to Cowboys

BEGGS – Oklahoma State picked up a commitment from an in-state running back Friday.Beggs junior CJ Brown has verbally committed...

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Friday Night Lights: What it’s like to be a Black high school football coach in Oklahoma

Darwin Franklin doesn’t understand the lingo. Millwood’s football coach has led one of the state’s most successful high school...

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Oklahoma high school football: List of canceled, postponed Week 9 games

With only two weeks remaining in the regular season, time is running out for teams to make up regular-season...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 9 picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school football game in the state. Here are the...

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Oklahoma high school cross country: OSSAA moves state races from Saturday to next week

The state races for Classes 6A-2A will be held at Edmond Santa Fe next Wednesday.

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Oklahoma high school football recruiting: Wagoner's Isaac Smith flips verbal commitment to Texas Tech

WAGONER – Isaac Smith has changed his mind.The standout senior defensive end at Wagoner flipped his verbal commitment to Texas...

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Oklahoma high school football: Chandler records its third defensive shutout in district win

It was that kind of night for Meeker as the Chandler defense continuously swarmed the ball in its 30-0 win on Friday night. It...

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Oklahoma high school football: Stillwater's Qwontrel Walker nearing 7,000 career rushing yards

STILLWATER – One can only think of how many yards Qwontrel Walker could have had he been able to play in every game this...

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Oklahoma high school football: Del City's Se'Vaughn Sephus ‘honed his craft’ to shine on a defense with D-I talent

DEL CITY — Se'Vaughn Sephus made sure he was prepared for last week’s game against Deer Creek. The Del City senior defensive...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s top 10 games of Week 9

With only two weeks left in the regular season, every game seems to have bigger implications toward playoff seeing. Although...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 9 rankings

Class 6A-I (Previous rank in parentheses) 1. Owasso (1) — 8-0 2. Jenks (2) — 5-1 3. Tulsa Union (4) — 3-4 4. Edmond Santa Fe...

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Oklahoma high school football: Heritage Hall survives Anadarko's late surge to win 39-27

Heritage Hall topped Anadarko 39-27 at Pop Murray Memorial Field on Friday night.

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Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for Week 8

Plenty of players across the city had big performances to help teams clinch pivotal wins with the regular season inching toward...

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Oklahoma high school football: Midwest City blows past Putnam North

Midwest City dominated Putnam North on both sides of the ball.

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Oklahoma high school football: Noble defense shines in win over Southeast

The Noble football team had on Friday night one of its best defensive performances in recent memory. The Bears finished...

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Oklahoma high school football: Trevon Baysinger leads Moore to win in his first start

Baysinger’s long run gave Moore a two-touchdown lead which the Lions carried to a 21-14 win over Putnam City on Thursday night.

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Oklahoma high school football: No. 5 Millwood upsets top-ranked Jones behind Hunt's second half

Hobbled and hopeful, Millwood’s Ricky Hunt Jr. came out of halftime against Jones looking different.

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Oklahoma high school football: Highlights, numbers and things we learned from Week 8

Westmoore beats Edmond Memorial on final-second playWestmoore senior quarterback Dayton Wolfe found an open receiver in the end...

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Oklahoma high school football: Crescent's defense holds against Oklahoma Christian Academy

EDMOND – Crescent's defense is finding its groove as the season progresses.The Tigers topped Oklahoma Christian Academy 22-8 on...

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Oklahoma high school football: Friday night takeaways

Here are some highlights and observations from The Oklahoman's high school sports reporters about the games they covered Friday...

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Oklahoma high school football: Luke Tarman leads Bishop McGuinness to win with 5 TDs

Bishop McGuinness bested Piedmont 33-14 at Connlley field on Friday night.

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Oklahoma high school football: Edmond Santa Fe’s defense holds late in win against Broken Arrow

Class 6A-I No. 5 Edmond Santa Fe’s defense wasn’t perfect, but it came through in the fourth quarter of its 35-28 win against...

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Oklahoma high school football: List of canceled, postponed Week 8 games

The amount of canceled games was as low in Week 7 as it has been all season.That's a trend that hopefully continues in Week 8...

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Oklahoma high school football: 'New-style' offenses have sparked scoring surge

El Reno coach Chuck Atchison remembers the game like it was yesterday. “I’ve thought about it every day before this season...

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Oklahoma high school softball: COAC announces 2020 All-Conference teams

The Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference announced Thursday its All-Conference softball teams for the 2019 season.

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: Oklahoma Coaches Association announces 2021 All-State rosters

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Thursday rosters for the 2021 All-State volleyball match. A venue is to be...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 8 picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school football game in the state. Here are the...

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Oklahoma Class 5A volleyball: Tulsa Victory Christian beats Mount St. Mary to clinch fourth straight title

CHOCTAW – Every time Bella Wakley jumped, it seemed as if she floated in the air.The junior outside hitter for Tulsa Victory...

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Oklahoma Class 6A volleyball: Tulsa Kelley tops Mustang in five sets, wins 20th volleyball state title

CHOCTAW – Curry Kendall rose with her eyes fixated on the ball. The freshman at Tulsa Kelley’s right arm cocked back before...

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Carlson: Oklahoma high school football playoff changes from OSSAA aren't perfect, but they are right

Mike Whaley kept thinking the numbers would change. When the high school football season kicked off, he was surprised to see...

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Oklahoma high school football: Terrill Davis developing into a star for Choctaw

He played a big role in his team’s 26-10 win over Muskogee last week, finishing with seven catches for 158 yards and a score.

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Oklahoma high school football: What Mike Whaley, OSSAA said about playoff changes

Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association associate director Mike Whaley spoke with members of the media via Zoom...

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Oklahoma high school football: Connor Bolser's redemption play seals Newcastle's win

On Bethany's final effort to win, Bolser intercepted a Bethany pass and returned it 20-yards for a touchdown.

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Oklahoma high school football: What the OSSAA's new playoff series modifications mean

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Tuesday its updated playoff modifications for the 2020...

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Oklahoma high school football: Pauls Valley QB Justin Humphrey possesses ‘running back mentality’

The Oklahoman’s staff has named Pauls Valley quarterback Justin Humphrey its Player of the Week.

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Oklahoma high school basketball recruiting: Edmond Memorial guard Sean Pedulla commits to Virginia Tech

EDMOND – One of the state's top senior basketball players has made his college decision.Edmond Memorial senior Sean Pedulla...

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Oklahoma high school volleyball roundup: Mustang in state championship match for first time since 1984

CHOCTAW – It was fitting that Mustang's match ended with a stellar defensive play.Juniors Casady McKinney and Talia Pogi rose...

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OSSAA to make changes for 2020 playoff format

It's looking as if more teams will make the playoffs this season than in previous years.Monday morning, the Oklahoma Secondary...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s top 10 games of Week 8

The playoffs are creeping closer. There are only three weeks left of the regular season, and the playoff picture is slowly...

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: 6 players to watch at the Class 6A-5A state tournament

Six players to watch at the Class 6A-5A state tournament The Class 6A-5A volleyball state tournament begins Monday. The Class...

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Oklahoma Class 6A softball: Riley Sharp hits walk-off double to win Southmoore the state championship

Sharp hit a walk-off double in the eighth inning to win Southmoore the Class 6A state championship.

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 8 rankings

Class 6A-I (Previous rank in parentheses) 1. Owasso (1) — 7-0 2. Jenks (2) — 4-1 3. Broken Arrow (3) — 4-2 4. Tulsa Union (4) —...

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Tuttle outlasts Lone Grove to win 4A title

With the game tied between Tuttle and Lone Grove on Saturday, the Tigers’ Zoey Plott stepped into the batter’s box for the...

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Oklahoma high school football: Carl Albert’s running game paces Titans past Piedmont

PIEDMONT — Kentrell Bizzell took the snap before scanning the field to his left. He slowly started moving forward, waiting for...

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Fort Cobb-Broxton coach Scott Hines is a 'Miracle Man' after three-month battle with COVID-19: 'I feel like I’ve been to hell and back'

Scott Hines remembers the nightmares. He was sedated, stuck in a world that wasn’t real for nearly two months. COVID-19 was...

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Oklahoma high school football: Friday night takeaways

Here are some highlights and observations from The Oklahoman's high school sports reporters about the games they covered Friday...

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Oklahoma Class 5A softball: Coweta finishes dominant season with 8-3 win over Carl Albert for the state championship

It was enough to propel Coweta to an 8-3 win over Carl Albert for the Class 5A state championship on OGE Energy Field on...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for Week 7

The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for the top performances by OKC-area players in Week 7 is now live.

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Oklahoma Class 4A softball: Tuttle wins the state championship in an 11-inning thriller

It was all the cushion Tuttle needed to top Lone Grove 8-6 on the OGE Energy Field to win the Class 4A state championship. The...

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Oklahoma high school football: Second-half rally lifts Westmoore over Norman

The Jaguars trailed by 16 points at one point in the third quarter before scoring three unanswered touchdowns.

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Oklahoma Class 6A softball: Southmoore rallies past Deer Creek to reach state final

Southmoore coach Jason Lingo had a reason to be nervous. Deer Creek loaded the bases in the bottom of the eighth inning of...

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Oklahoma high school football: Collin Matteson does it all to lift OCS over Luther

Collin Matteson finished with three touchdowns and three interceptions in OCS' 23-15 win over Luther Friday night.

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Oklahoma high school football: Norman North uses big fourth quarter to pull away from Putnam City

NORMAN – A pack of Norman North players gathered around the goal line, jumping in celebration.Putnam City junior quarterback...

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Oklahoma Class 4A softball: Tuttle scores 6 runs in the final inning to advance to the Class 4A state championship

Tuttle advanced to the Class 4A state championship with a 9-5 win over Tecumseh. The Tigers scored six runs in the final inning.

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Oklahoma Class 6A softball: Lily Shaw hits two-run home run to send Owasso to the state championship

Shaw’s home run led to a 4-1 win over Edmond Memorial on Field 4 of the USA Softball Hall of Fame Complex. The Rams scored four...

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Oklahoma Class 5A softball: Carl Albert's big final inning leads to state championship birth

With a big seventh-inning rally, Carl Albert beat Claremore 5-1 on Field 3 of the USA Softball Hall of Fame Complex on Friday...

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Oklahoma high school football recruiting: Heritage Hall LB A.J. Sirls commits to Air Force

A.J. Sirls announced his commitment to Air Force on Friday.The senior linebacker at Heritage Hall made the announcement on...

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Oklahoma high school football: Highlights, numbers and things we learned from Week 7

Broken Arrow again wins nail biter against YukonSenior quarterback Jake Raines completed an 11-yard touchdown pass to Keyon...

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Oklahoma Class 4A softball: Tuttle's hot start leads to 13-4 win over Broken Bow

Tuttle bested Broken Bow 13-4 on Field 1 of the USA Softball Hall of Fame Complex on Thursday night. The Tigers opened the game...

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Friday Night Lights: Why Oklahoma high school football coaches are recruiting basketball stars to the gridiron

NORMAN — Jaden Bray’s life revolved around basketball. Whether he was packing his bag early in the morning, checking for his...

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Oklahoma high school football: Kingfisher leans on defense to stop Perkins-Tryon

KINGFISHER – Austin Mages rolled to his left before flinging a pass downfield.Perkins-Tryon’s senior quarterback had an open...

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Oklahoma Class 6A softball: Edmond Memorial beats Stillwater 4-3 to advance to the semifinals

Edmond Memorial survived the late charge from Stillwater to win 4-3 on Field 4 of the USA Hall of Fame Complex.

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Oklahoma Class 6A softball: Ashlee Hogg's ninth-inning hit sends Deer Creek to state semifinals

On a 3-2 count with two outs, Hogg hit an RBI single to right field that scored the game-winning run.

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Oklahoma Class 6A softball: Southmoore beats Jenks 7-6 with back-to-back home runs

The back-to-back home runs in the 7th inning propelled Southmoore over Jenks 7-6 on Field 4 of the USA Softball Hall of Fame...

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: OSSAA releases Class 6A state tournament bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released Thursday the bracket for the Class 6A volleyball state...

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Oklahoma high school football: List of canceled, postponed Week 7 games

With only four weeks left in the regular season, every game becomes more important.That's why game cancellations remain a big...

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Oklahoma City Public Schools announces winter sports guidelines

Oklahoma City Public School announced Thursday its guidelines for winter sports.Fans will be allowed at all events but must...

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Oklahoma high school softball: Here are eight players to watch at the state tournament

Eight players to watch The Class 6A-4A state softball tournaments start Thursday at the USA Hall of Fame Stadium. Here are some...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 7 picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school football game in the state. Here are the...

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Oklahoma high school softball: Lauren Bratcher pushes Del City 'over the edge' to first state tournament in 18 years

DEL CITY — Gerre Griffin knew his team was facing a daunting task. In a regional softball bracket with Santa Fe South, Lawton...

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Oklahoma high school notebook: Wilson wins Player of the Week poll

Piedmont gets creative to stay in game shape It’s not often a high school football team will go nearly a month while playing...

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Oklahoma high school cross country: Mustang’s Gabe Simonsen, Edmond Santa Fe’s Audrey Hill named COAC runners of the year

Mustang’s Gabe Simonsen and Edmond Santa Fe’s Audrey Hill were named Tuesday the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference cross...

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: OSSAA releases Class 5A state tournament bracket

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Tuesday brackets for the Class 5A volleyball state...

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Oklahoma high school football: Piedmont gets creative to stay in game shape

PIEDMONT – It's not often a high school football team will go nearly a month while playing only one football game.Yet that's...

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Oklahoma high school football: Christian Heritage Academy looks to remain perfect in district play

The Christian Heritage Academy football team is getting hot at the right time.

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Oklahoma high school football: Ethane Hyche is taking over as feature back for Edmond Santa Fe

Ethane Hyche couldn’t have been more relentless. In Friday’s game against Yukon, Hyche took a handoff and quickly burst to his...

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Oklahoma high school fastpitch softball: OSSAA announces state tournament brackets for Classes 6A-4A

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activity Association released Monday the fastpitch softball state tournament brackets for Classes...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s top 10 games of Week 7

Get ready for some Thursday night football. It’s fall break week, meaning there’s a full slate of games Thursday and only a...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for Week 6

Plenty of high school football players had big performances this week with the playoffs creeping closer.Some led big comebacks...

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Oklahoma Class 3A state volleyball: Community Christian School rallies past Heritage Hall

The ball could only find Landry Braziel for the final point of the Class 3A volleyball state championship. The freshman loaded...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 7 rankings

Class 6A-I (Previous rank in parenthesis) 1. Owasso (1) — 6-0 2. Jenks (2) — 4-1 3. Broken Arrow (3) — 3-2 4. Tulsa Union (4) —...

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Oklahoma Class 3A softball: Grace Anderson throws a 15-strikeout no-hitter to lead Tishomingo to back-to-back state championships

Anderson threw a no-hitter in Tishomingo’s 3-0 win over Washington for the Class 3A state championship. Overall, Anderson...

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Oklahoma Class 2A softball: Latta bests Dale 5-3 for the state championship

Latta exploded in the fourth inning to knock off Dale 5-3 for the Class 2A state championship on Saturday evening.

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Oklahoma high school baseball: Roff starts strong, holds on to beat Red Oak for Class B state championship

The Roff baseball team was on fire at the plate in the opening two innings of the Class B state title game against Red Oak.

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Oklahoma Class A softball: Ripley survives final push from Binger-Oney to win the state championship

Ripley defeated Binger-Oney 6-4 for the Class A state championship on Saturday afternoon.

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Oklahoma high school football: Highlights, numbers and things we learned from Week 6

Edmond Santa Fe stifles YukonIn a battle of what could be the West’s two best teams in Class 6A-I, Edmond Santa Fe came out on...

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Oklahoma Class B softball: Red Oak defeats Roff 2-1 to win Class B state championship

With a one-run advantage, Ober’s double play was crucial as Red Oak hung on to defeat Roff 2-1 to win the fastpitch softball...

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Oklahoma high school football: Midwest City rolls the dice in tough win over Del City

With 56 seconds left on the clock, Midwest City waved goodbye to Del City from midfield.

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Oklahoma high school football: Washington improves to 6-0 with win at Community Christian

Fifth-ranked Washington defeated CCS 37-8, improving to 6-0 overall and 3-0 against District 2A-3 teams.

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Oklahoma high school football: Friday night takeaways

Here are some highlights and observations from The Oklahoman's high school sports reporters about the games they covered Friday...

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Oklahoma high school football: Carl Albert scores 42 unanswered points to beat Bishop McGuinness 56-35

After falling behind by three touchdowns just before the half, Carl Albert stormed back for a 56-35 win over Bishop McGuinness...

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Oklahoma Class 2A softball: Latta beat defending champion Silo in extra innings to advance to state final

Latta knocked off defending state champion Silo 5-4 in 10 innings on Friday afternoon. The Panthers came back from a four-run...

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: Christian Heritage Academy advances to Class 4A state semifinals with win over Verdigris

The Crusaders lost to Verdigris twice earlier in the season but didn’t have many issues this time around, winning the first two...

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Oklahoma Class A softball: Binger-Oney advanced to the state championship with another strong defensive outing

With the win on Friday afternoon, Binger-Oney topped Caddo 4-0 in seven innings to advance to the Class A state championship.

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Oklahoma Class 2A softball: Dale advanced to its 8th straight state title game

With a 7-3 win over Stroud on Friday afternoon, Dale advanced to its eighth straight state title appearance.

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Oklahoma high school football: List of canceled, postponed Week 6 games

Game cancellations continue fluctuating.With the regular season halfway finished, district contests become more important every...

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Carlson: Even though this high school cheerleader had a hole in her back, her spirit remained intact

PIEDMONT — Sutton Lindley blended in with her teammates on senior night. Same blue and gold uniform with CATS across the front....

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: North Rock Creek looking to make noise at state tournament in first year of varsity play

SHAWNEE — Jamie Hancock didn’t know what to expect. North Rock Creek’s volleyball coach had an open mind heading into her first...

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: Here are six players to watch at the Class 4A-3A state tournament

Six players to watch The Classes 4A-3A volleyball state tournament gets underway Friday. Class 4A will play all matches at...

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Oklahoma high school fastpitch softball: Washington routs Chisholm in Class 3A quarterfinals

The Warriors beat Chisholm 19-1 in five innings in the Class 3A quarterfinals Thursday at The Ball Fields at Firelake.

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Oklahoma Class A softball: Binger-Oney advanced to the semifinals with a six-inning run-rule

Smith’s home run “set the tone” for Binger-Oney as they run-ruled Stuart 10-0 in six innings on Thursday evening.

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Oklahoma Class 2A softball: Dale's Addie Bell led the Pirates to a run-rule victory

She finished the game 4-4 from the plate while allowing just five hits as a pitcher on Thursday afternoon. Bell's all-around...

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Oklahoma Class 2A softball: Stroud advances to the semifinals with win over Amber-Pocasset

With Baker’s performance, Stroud topped Amber-Pocasset 9-2 on Field 4 of the USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium. Stroud scored...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 6 picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school game in the state. Here are the picks for...

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Oklahoma high school softball: Here are seven players to watch at the state tournament

Seven players to watch The high school softball state Class 3A-B state tournaments start Thursday at the Ball Fields at...

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Oklahoma high school softball: Why Dale is driven to 'get that bad taste out of our mouth'

Dale coach Andy Powell didn’t have much to say. After defeating Silo to win the Class 2A fastpitch softball state title in the...

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Oklahoma high school baseball: How Fort Cobb-Broxton's Jaxon Willits, an OU commit, is following in footsteps of his father

FORT COBB — Jaxon Willits has an intimate view of life as a professional baseball player. There are several perks of having a...

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OSSAA: Executive director David Jackson 'cautiously optomistic' about hosting state tournaments, moving forward with winter sports

David Jackson is cautiously optomistic about state tournaments beginning Thursday.Jackson, the Oklahoma Secondary School...

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Oklahoma high school football midseason awards: Who is the state's Most Valuable Player?

The Oklahoman’s high school coverage team breaks down some midseason award winners, but keep in mind, this is not a prediction...

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OSSAA: Mandates not expected for winter sports

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association doesn't plan to impose new mandates for winter sports.OSSAA executive...

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Oklahoma high school baseball: OSSAA releases fall state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced Monday the brackets for the fall baseball state tournaments.

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: OSSAA announced Class 4A-3A state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association released brackets Tuesday for the Classes 4A-3A volleyball state...

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Oklahoma high school football: Jaden Gilliland carrying the load for Bethany

BETHANY — Jaden Gilliland hasn’t spent much time on the sideline this year. The Bethany sophomore tailback and linebacker’s...

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Oklahoma high school football: Putnam North sprints past Deer Creek

EDMOND – Kishaun Denton’s speed was on full display Monday night. Putnam North’s senior wide receiver and defensive back...

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Oklahoma high school softball: OSSAA announced brackets for Class 3A-B state tournaments

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activity Association released softball state tournament brackets for Class 3A - B on Monday.

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 6 rankings

Class 6A-I (Previous rank in parenthesis) 1. Owasso (1) — 5-0 2. Jenks (2) — 3-1 3. Broken Arrow (3) — 2-2 4. Tulsa Union (4) —...

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Oklahoma high school football: Heritage Hall's Melvin Swindle embracing versatility, leadership role as recruiting ramps up

Heritage Hall’s Melvin Swindle didn’t see many defensive snaps against Perkins-Tryon on Friday night, but he made them count....

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman’s top 10 games of Week 6

We’re halfway through the regular season. There are only five weeks left for teams to jockey for playoff positioning, and every...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for Week 5

There were no shortages of great performances at the halfway point of the high school football season.The Oklahoman's Fans'...

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Oklahoma high school football: Edmond North earn first win in new stadium

After going winless last season, the 14-7 win over Moore on Friday night was the first-ever win for Edmond North in its new...

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Oklahoma high school football: Edmond Santa Fe scores 10 touchdowns in rout of Westmoore

MOORE — Scott Pfieffer could not be stopped. It became apparent on the opening drive when the junior quarterback led Edmond...

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Oklahoma high school football: Washington uses balanced attack to down Bethel

WASHINGTON — Jamison Holland caught the kickoff and began to make his trek through Bethel’s kickoff team. The junior wide...

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Trae Young is back in OKC. Here's what the NBA star and former Sooner had to say.

Atlanta Hawks star Trae Young hosted a youth basketball camp Saturday at Santa Fe Family Life Center in Oklahoma City. He spoke...

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Oklahoma high school football: Tuttle routs Tecumseh, improves to 5-0

The Class 4A third-ranked Tigers earned their fifth straight victory Friday night, defeating Tecumseh 40-7.

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Oklahoma high school football: Why Collin Gibson has been a difference maker for McLoud

MCLOUD – Collin Gibson has been a difference maker.The senior quarterback at McLoud had 22 carries for 187 yards and four...

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Oklahoma high school football: Highlights, numbers and things we learned from Week 5

Jenks rallies to top Broken ArrowClass 6A-I No. 2 Jenks faced a 17-0 deficit in the first half but rallied to top No. 3 Broken...

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Oklahoma high school football: Braylin Presley scores 6 TDs, Bixby dominates Carl Albert

MIDWEST CITY – Braylin Presley was the best player on Jim Harris Field on Friday night.And it wasn’t really close.Bixby’s...

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Oklahoma high school football: Carson May throws 4 TDs to lead Jones to district win

The long pass was one of many highlight plays May made to lead Jones to a 27-15 district road win over Chandler on Friday night.

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Oklahoma high school football: Qwontrel Walker runs for 3 TDs, Stillwater tops Del City

Walker finished with 29 carries for 272 yards and three touchdowns, leading Class 6A-II second-ranked Stillwater to a 48-27...

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Oklahoma high school football: Friday night takeaways

Goliath matchup lives up to billingAlthough the scoreboard wouldn't indicate it, Friday's matchup between Bixby and Carl Albert...

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Oklahoma high school football: Week 5 scores and updates

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Oklahoma high school football: List of canceled, postponed Week 5 games

Game cancellations continue rising.One of the reason is because Oklahoma City Public Schools and Putnam City Public Schools...

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A look back at Epic Charter School's history and previous controversies.

A state audit unveiled this week that raises serious questions about Epic Charter Schools' finances is just the latest in a...

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What's the most unique sibling rivalry in Oklahoma high school football? Meet the Wolfes of Moore and Westmoore.

MOORE — Kyle Wolfe is locked in when his son Dayton leads Westmoore’s offense. The only time the father takes a mental break...

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Oklahoma high school volleyball: Edmond Santa Fe’s Will Ethridge notches 1,000th career win

EDMOND — A lot of change has occurred during Will Ethridge’s career as Edmond Santa Fe’s volleyball coach. There are nearly 100...

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Carlson: Why tears turned from disappointment to joy for some Oklahoma high school athletes

Cici Fraticelli happened to glance at her phone and see a text from her coach during her seventh-hour class last Friday...

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The Oklahoman's Athletes of the Week for Sept. 24-30

Boys cross country Brendan Robeaux, Mustang: The senior placed fourth in the Class 6A race at the pre-state meet at Edmond...

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 5 picks

Each week, The Oklahoman's Cameron Jourdan predicts the score of every high school game in the state. Here are the picks for...

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Oklahoma high school cross country: Edmond Memorial boys hitting their stride

With sophomore Josh Cherry and seniors Jack Carter and Carson Kardokus leading the way, Edmond Memorial is one of the top...

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Oklahoma high school softball: Rebecca Cobb guided Tuttle to fifth-straight district title

Through five seasons, Tuttle is 64-0 in district play. Cobb, who became Tuttle’s coach in 2016 has guided them to every win.

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Oklahoma high school sports: Oklahoma City Public Schools to resume athletics Monday

Sports at Oklahoma City Public Schools are back on.Only five days after saying athletics were stopped until further notice, the...

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OKCPS announces return to campus plans

Oklahoma City Public School officials announced on Wednesday afternoon its plan to have students, teachers and staff return to...

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Oklahoma high school football: Bixby vs. Carl Albert shows how COVID has turned coaches into a 'Southwest Airlines scheduler'

MIDWEST CITY — Mike Corley and his assistants had plenty of time to try and devise a plan. After Carl Albert’s football team...

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Oklahoma high school football: Heritage Hall's Gavin Freeman ties school record with a 95-yard touchdown reception in district win

In the clear, the junior receiver ran for the score. His 95-yard catch and run tied the school record for the longest touchdown...

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Oklahoma high school football: Luther's quick start helps claim first win

LUTHER – Drew Scheer sparked the Luther football team's defense early.After junior quarterback Braden Browning scored on a...

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Oklahoma high school football: Dorian Plumley’s return from injury brings optimism to El Reno

El Reno is a different football team with Dorian Plumley on the field.

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Oklahoma high school football: Bishop McGuinness quarterback Luke Tarman excelling as ‘main guy’

Luke Tarman stood in shotgun formation with an empty backfield. Bishop McGuinness was set up on its own 20-yard line with...

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Oklahoma high school sports: Putnam City students, coaches say ‘let us play’ amid COVID shutdown

WARR ACRES — The chants from students and coaches carried a simple message. Let us play. Students, coaches and parents from...

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Oklahoma high school football: Midwest City defense, Makale Smith shine in win over Lawton

Fifth-ranked Midwest City opened District 6A-II-1 play with a 34-9 victory.

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Oklahoma high school football: Edmond Santa Fe wins Edlam battle behind big second half

The scene was one that happens every night across high school football stadiums in Oklahoma. But this was no Friday night.

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Oklahoma high school football: The Oklahoman's Week 5 rankings

Class 6A-I (Previous rank in parenthesis) 1. Owasso (1) — 4-0 2. Jenks (2) — 2-1 3. Broken Arrow (3) — 2-1 4. Tulsa Union (4) —...

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Oklahoma high school football: Carl Albert hosting Bixby tops The Oklahoman’s best games of Week 5

The season is nearly halfway over. Five weeks are down, and there’s six to go. Every game gets more important, especially...

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Oklahoma high school football: Norman North routs Mustang in district opener

MUSTANG — Gabe Trevillison took a simple handoff up the middle and had a clear path to the end zone. The Norman North senior...

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Vote in The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the Week poll for Week 4

The first week of district play came with numerous big performances across the city.The Oklahoman's Fans' Choice Player of the...

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Oklahoma high school football: Norman North routs Mustang in district opener

Ninth-ranked Norman North made a statement in its District 6A-I-2 opener, defeating No. 6 Mustang 42-14 at Bronco Stadium.

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Oklahoma high school football: COVID wreaking havoc on schedules

The coronavirus pandemic is starting to show its teeth in Oklahoma high school football. District play began this week for most...

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Bombers shine in district opener

MIDWEST CITY — DeAngelo Irvin Jr. faked a handoff out of the shotgun formation and slung a deep ball to Makale Smith. Smith, a...

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Oklahoma high school football: Carl Albert to host Bixby on Friday

Two of Oklahoma's best football teams over the past decade will face off Friday. Both Carl Albert and Bixby had district...

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Oklahoma high school football: Jason Sexton earns first win as Shawnee coach

Looking for the first win of the season, Shawnee bonded together to knock off Durant 33-12 on Friday night. The win was...

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Oklahoma high school football: Cedric Young, Putnam City defense force 5 turnovers in win

Young’s two interceptions sparked Putnam City’s 14-7 win over Edmond North at Putnam City Stadium on Friday Night.