Ford High School Weekly

Coach Clay Martin Hopes for a Strong Finish for Jenks Trojans in 2021

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In 2020 the Jenks boys basketball team qualified for the state tournament only join the ranks of disappointed teams when the tournament was postponed and then canceled by COVID-19. Jenks coach Clay Martin has his team in position to make another run to the state tournament this year. It hasn't been easy. COVID-19 put him in the hospital and...

Highly Sought-After Choctaw Lineman Commits To TCU

Cade McConnell, Choctaw Yellowjacket

Because football is his first love, Choctaw junior offensive lineman Cade McConnell figured Valentine’s Day was the perfect time to announce his college football commitment. The 6-6, 295-pounder made it official February 14th when the three-star, Class of 2022 product announced his intentions to play in the Big 12 and attend TCU with a video on social media. https://twitter.com/CadeMcConnell2/status/1361059346256453634 “February 14th is...

Kingfisher’s Matthew Stone Heads to the University of North Texas

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Matthew Stone is headed to the University of North Texas to play basketball. The pandemic ended Kingfisher's 2020 state tournament hopes the day they got on the bus to go to the Big House. This year, they're focused on getting to state and winning it.  Check out Matthew's basketball role models and find out how North Texas sold him...

Blue Chip Lineman Jacob Sexton Announces Top Five Schools

Deer Creeks, Jacob Sexton

Deer Creek four-star offensive lineman Jacob Sexton is hard to miss at 6-6 and 300 pounds. He’s also one of the most sought-after 2022 football recruits in the Midwest. He made headlines recently by announcing his top five schools. Sexton, who has collected more than 20 offers from many of the top schools in the country, has paired his impressive...

Adante’ Holiman Hopes Go From Basketball Family to Big Time

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Born the son of a basketball coach, Adante’ Holiman’s life has been filled with basketball. Starting varsity ball in 7th Grade at Lakewood Christian School, Adante’ is now a junior for the McAlester Buffalos and has been garnering attention from some major college programs. amzn_assoc_placement = "adunit0"; amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "yurviewamzass-20"; amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "search"; amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; amzn_assoc_region = "US"; amzn_assoc_default_search_phrase = "OKC Thunder rookie...

Bixby Sophomore Parker Friedrichsen on His Way to Basketball Stardom

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He may only be a sophomore but Bixby's Parker Friedrichsen has been making major waves in Oklahoma high school basketball. He can shoot from downtown, drive to the rim punishing opposing defenses. Parker describes his style of play, his player role models, his basketball future and getting back on the court after the Spartans clear COVID-19 quarantine. Get the latest 5A/6A...

Young Edmond North Squad Making Noise in 6A Girls Hoops

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Pete Papahronis has been coaching high school basketball long enough to know that there are no easy nights in Oklahoma’s Class 6A girl’s division. The Edmond North Lady Huskies coach experienced it first-hand last week when his squad lost a close game to top-ranked Norman early in the week and followed it up by winning the tough Jenks/Union Tournament in...

Lady Lion Aaliyah Moore Heads to Texas Longhorns

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Moore forward Aaliyah Moore has signed to play at Texas. Find out her goals for the 2021 Lady Lions, how she chose the Longhorns and her plans for college in the classroom as well as on the court. amzn_assoc_placement = "adunit0"; amzn_assoc_search_bar = "true"; amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "yurviewamzass-20"; amzn_assoc_search_bar_position = "bottom"; amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "search"; amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; amzn_assoc_region = "US"; amzn_assoc_title = "Shop Related Products"; amzn_assoc_default_search_phrase = "texas...

Bixby Spartans Making A Splash In 6A Boy’s Hoops

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Scanning the boy’s high school basketball rankings after the first month of the season reveals many of the same traditional powers that can always be found near the top of the standings. One of the pleasant surprises so far in Class 6A, however, has been the Bixby Spartans, who have won 10 of their first 11 games and are currently...

Webster Star Anthony Pritchard Perseveres in Pandemic

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Tulsa Webster guard Anthony Pritchard has signed with Tennessee Tech University. Find out how Anthony started playing basketball, how he developed his game, how he and his team have worked through the pandemic, why he chose Tennessee Tech and how he's overcome challenges to earn a college scholarship.