Jenks Prevails in 2020 Backyard Battle

Jenks players celebrate touchdown

Union and Jenks met at Allan Trimble Stadium in Jenks for the first time since 1998.  The Backyard Bowl has a history of thrills and chills and last second comebacks but Friday night’s game brought a Jenks win over Union with a final score of 28-0. https://youtu.be/SSB5wVyMwZs The Trojans first score came after a punt fumble by Union ended in a...

Pirates’ Pace too Much for Patriots in PC Win

Putnam City Pirates wait inside a gigantic inflatable helmet for their cue to take the field

The Putnam City West Patriots and Putnam City Pirates got together Friday night at Putnam City Stadium. https://youtu.be/__xXzcdKwss It was a new coach and a new attitude for Putnam City, who finished 1-9 overall last season. The Pirates opened the scoring after a Putnam City West turnover, and it soon became apparent that they aren't rebuilding so much as rebounding. Seth Wisby got...

Turnovers Plague Broken Arrow Win Over Union

Broken Arrow and Union about to snap the ball

Union and Broken Arrow renewed their neighborhood rivalry Friday night at Memorial Stadium in Broken Arrow. https://youtu.be/BBaR2-ZOC3o It was meant to be a fast-and-furious contest, but the final score was tallied in the first half of this game as offensive gains were few and hard-won and for both teams. Offensive Notables Broken Arrow quarterback Jake Raines connected with RJ Spears-Jennings over the middle....

Deer Creek Defense Seals the Win Over Southmoore

Deer Creek and Southmoore players lined up before the snap

The Deer Creek Antlers and the Southmoore SaberCats met in non-district play Thursday night at Moore Schools Stadium in Moore. It was a full team effort for the Antlers, with the offensive line giving Junior Quarterback Brett Pense plenty of time to throw. The Oklahoman's James Jackson called it a "true breakout game" for Pense. Deer Creek's offensive prowess will...

Deer Creek Lineman Jake Sexton Is The Next Big Thing

Deer Creek Jake Sexton

High school and college football fans often obsess over recruiting and colleges across the country are always on the lookout for the next highly ranked player to add to their team. The next big thing might be found at Deer Creek High School, where junior offensive tackle Jake Sexton has placed himself on the radar of every top collegiate program...

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...

Bishop Kelley’s Tokarchik Goes to University of Tulsa

Bishop Kelley’s Madison Tokarchik

Maddie Tokarchik talks to Deion Imade about some of her favorite things, her love for soccer, her choice to attend the University of Tulsa, and the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.

Green Country Baseball Team Returns To The Diamond

Three Rivers Bandits

After losing their senior seasons due to COVID-19, many high school baseball players in Oklahoma were left wondering if they'd ever get to play competitively again. In fact, many were forced to scramble this summer to find teams and even places to play. For Mike Whitten and the Three Rivers Bandits, it meant sometimes practicing on a soccer field. "We couldn't...

Hornet Basketball Star Trey Phipps Heads to University of Oklahoma

BTW Trey Phipps

Trey Phipps talks about his family and BTW basketball heritage, coping with pandemic and his future in Oklahoma Sooner basketball. Kickin' It With Weokie Chris Sackett has the story of a record breaking field goal.

Union Football Star AJ Green Joins Arkansas Razorbacks

Union AJ Green

AJ Green talks Deion Imade about his recruitment to Arkansas, his love for football and his hopes for his senior year at Tulsa's Union High School.