Ford High School Weekly

Ford High School Weekly

Ford High School Weekly is a behind-the-scenes glimpse into players, coaches, and administrators making high school athletics such a phenomenon in Oklahoma.

Sapulpa Star Ready To Put Team On His Shoulders

Sapulpa Chieftains Te'Zohn Taft

Te'Zohn Taft knows he might play every snap this season for the Sapulpa Chieftains. The 5-9 senior is the team's top returning offensive weapon, and he's also the starting cornerback on defense and returns kicks on special teams. "I'm ready for those moments to put the team on my back," said Taft. "That's nothing to me." Taft proved two years ago he's...

Texas A&M Commit Kendal Daniels Wants to Win It All

Beggs Kendal Daniels

Kendal Daniels opens up about his early college decision, how he can improve in his senior year and his hopes for the 2020 Beggs Golden Demons. Broken Arrow head coach David Alexander has the scoop on how the Tigers were able to add an ESPN televised home game.

Choctaw Receiver Hoping For Season To Remember

Choctaw Chase Jackson

Ask Chase Jackson how fast he is and he kind of shrugs. "I haven't run a 40 since the summer of my junior year and then I ran a 4.49," said Jackson, who's listed as a three-star recruit by Rivals. "I'm definitely a 4.4 guy. By the time I'm done with high school I'll probably be a low 4.4 or...

Del City Star Donovan Stephens Commits to OSU with Music Video

Del City, Donovan Stephens

Used to be, high school athletes would announce their college destination by holding a press conference and choosing from a table full of hats or unzipping their jacket to reveal the winning school’s logo. Del City senior Donovan Stephens took it up a notch recently when the highly touted linebacker announced his intentions to play football at Oklahoma State via...

Small School Star Returns To Play In OBCA All-Star Game

Jameson Richardson

When Jameson Richardson agreed to return to the Sooner State last week to participate in the Oklahoma Basketball Coaches Association all-star game, the former Duke Tiger star saw it as an opportunity to extend his high school career by one more game. He received a pleasant surprise when he found out his high school coach, Nick Gable, would be one...

Aaliyah Moore Leads the Lady Lions

Moore Lion Aaliyah Moore

Aaliyah Moore from Moore High School talks about her basketball heritage, playing EYBL ball, competing in Chile as a member of the 2019 USA Basketball Under-16 Women’s Team that won the gold medal at the FIBA Americas World Championship and her goals for her senior year with the Lady Lions. To read more about Aaliyah Moore, go to yurview.com.

A Conversation with Will Edwards, 2020 Boys Soccer Player of the Year

will edwards

On this episode of the Oklahoma High School Weekly podcast, a conversation with Will Edwards, the 2019 and 2020 Gatorade Player of the Year in Boys Soccer for Oklahoma. The former Jenks Boys Soccer star talks about perseverance in the midst of family tragedy, his love for the game of soccer, his decision to attend TU and an amazing athletic accomplishment in his sophomore year.

Winningest High School Coach Ever Remembered Fondly

The term "legend" gets tossed around way too often these days, especially in the sports world. A player has a couple of good seasons or a coach wins a couple of titles and they're suddenly mentioned as one of the all-time greats. There's no debate, however, about whether or not Barnsdall High School coach Joe Gilbert deserves that moniker. Gilbert passed...

Jenks Soccer Star Will Edwards Starts His Freshman Year with University of Tulsa

Jenks Trojan Will Edwards

Former Jenks Boys Soccer star Will Edwards talks about perseverance in the midst of family tragedy, his love for the game of soccer, his decision to attend TU and an amazing athletic accomplishment in his sophomore year at Jenks.

Catoosa Softball Opens Season With Midnight Practice

Catoosa Softball Team

Catoosa Athletic Director Courtne St. Clair was looking for a way to put a spark into the Lady Indians' softball program. The team, like every other school in the state, has had to deal with the uncertainty of the upcoming season due to COVID-19. With a new coach taking over the fastpitch program, the timing was right to shake...