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.

Two Sport Spartan Parker Friedrichsen Headed to Stillwater

Parker Friedrichsen, Bixby Spartans

Parker Friedrichsen is a combo Guard for the Bixby basketball team who recently committed to Oklahoma State. He's also the number 2 bag on the Spartan golf team where he and his brothers Nick and Luke make up three fifths of the team. Find out how Parker's been working at refining his basketball skills and learn about his family...

Drummond Preparing for Special Senior Season

Todd Drummond, Pawhuska Huskies

When you’re from a small town, they say everyone knows your name. When you’re from a small town AND you are part of a celebrity family, everyone really does know your name. Such is the case for the Drummonds in the small northern Oklahoma town of Pawhuska. The Drummonds are well-known cattle ranchers in the area, and Ree Drummond has...

Trent Pierce Adds Up the Numbers for Success

Trent Pierce, Union High School

Union's Trent Pierce is a key member of the Redhawk Boys basketball team. At 6'9" he has the skills to play and defend any position on the floor. That's creating collegiate opportunities as he finishes his junior year in high school. He has an affinity for numbers that's reflected in his basketball statistics and his interest in engineering. His...

Sophomores Well Represented On High School All-State Basketball Team

David Castillo, Bartlesville High School

The future of boy’s high school basketball in Oklahoma is looking mighty bright. The Tulsa World recently released its All-State basketball selections, with 15 players earning First Team honors. Three of those picks: Edmond North’s Dylan Warlick, Bartlesville’s David Castillo, andDale’s Dayton Forsythe, are just sophomores. Warlick was a key member of Edmond North’s 6A state title team this season. The...

Golden Recruiting Opportunity at Prep Redzone Showcase

Prep Redzone Oklahoma

Michael Knight from Prep Redzone Oklahoma updates football recruiting. Get a preview of a prime recruiting opportunity for high school football players. Find out everything you need to know to participate in the Prep Redzone Showcase on April 30th. Don't miss highlights from Ford Game of the Week High School Soccer telecasts featuring Jenks at Union and Broken Arrow...

Tom Pecore Claims 300th Career Soccer Victory

Newcastle High School Soccer

Tom Pecore chuckles when he recalls how his coaching high school soccer began. “When I first started teaching in 1988, the athletic director came up to me and said he’d heard I used to live in Germany,” recalled Pecore. “My mother is German and my dad was in the military. He asked me if I knew soccer. I said that...

Oklahoma High School Soccer: Bixby vs Broken Arrow (Replay Info)

bixby vs broken arrow soccer

Watch a replay of the Ford Game of the Week: Oklahoma high school girls and boys soccer - Bixby Spartans vs Broken Arrow Tigers - Friday, April 15, 2022, on YurView OK (Cox channel 3) and watch.yurview.com.

Kehoe Streaks To New State 3200-Meter Record

Edmond North High School Girls Track

Edmond North sophomore distance runner Liesel Kehoe had just broken the Oklahoma high school 3200-meter record, but she didn’t believe it. “I didn’t think that I had done it,” recalled Kehoe, who won the race by more than a minute. “I had set my watch too early so my time was way off.  We weren’t sure what the record was...

Oklahoma High School Soccer: Union vs Jenks (Replay Info)

union vs jenks soccer

Watch the Ford Game of the Week: Oklahoma high school girls and boys soccer - Union Redskins vs Jenks Trojans - Tuesday, April 12 at 6pm on YurView OK (Cox channel 3) and watch.yurview.com.

Change Comes to the World of College Recruiting

Ford High School Weekly

Five years ago terms like Name Image Likeness, Transfer Portal and COVID-19 were unknown. Today they have combined to alter the way colleges recruit high school athletes. Deion Imade talks with Owasso Coach Bill Blankenship, Cameron Jourdan, High School Sports Reporter for the Oklahoman and Oklahoma Prep Redzone's Michael Knight about the way college recruiting works now. They explain...