Sand Springs vs Choctaw: What You Need to Know

The Ford Game of the Week

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The Ford Game of the Week will feature Sand Springs vs Choctaw. Kick off will be Friday, September 8, at 7:00 p.m. The game will be broadcast on YurView Oklahoma and YurView.com.

Consistency is Key

Sand Springs has made at least the semifinals in all three years of 6A Division II competition.

Choctaw Going for G.O.L.D.

First year Head Coach Jake Corbin will be preaching G.O.L.D.: Gratitude, Ownership, Leadership and Discipline, as the standard at Choctaw. The Yellowjackets have won a combined 17 games the past three seasons. That’s the most combined wins over a three year period since the 1980-1982 teams produced 23 victories.

Players to Watch

LB Hayden Cramer – Sand Springs

The junior linebacker is a three year starter. According to Head Coach Dustin Kinnard, Cramer is “a competitive and very physical football player.

RB Payton Scott – Sand Springs

The junior running back has rushed for 1,813 yards and 20 TDs in 304 carries in his high school career thus far. He was just received an offer from Pittsburgh State University.

OT Chad Mielke and Cade Kelly – Choctaw

Choctaw’s offensive line is anchored by twin tackles Chad Mielke (6-3, 285, Sr.) and Cade Kelly (6-5, 295, Jr.). Their size and strength is key in protecting Senior QB Hudson Woods on the edge.

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QB Hudson Woods – Choctaw

In Choctaw’s season opening win over Sapulpa, Woods threw for 227 yards and one touchdown, while running for 117 yards and three scores.

Watch The Ford Game of the Week as Union takes on Jenks in the 2017 MidFirst Bank Backyard Bowl Thursday, September 7, at 7:30 p.m on YurView Oklahoma and Yurview.com.