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August 22, 2013

Cornwell: the voice of confidence

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NORMAN —

The season is right around the corner and this time around, beginning almost a week later than usual, anticipation will be hitting a pitch when the Clash finally kicks off.

And tonight, the real competition begins.

It was actually two years ago when North won its first half-game scrimmage at Santa Fe, signaling to the state they were for real. Well, tonight the T-Wolves are back, in part, to tell everybody they’re still around.

Then, Friday, NHS makes its annual trip to Bixby, where there will be so much football going on, you won’t know where to look.

Next week offers another round of scrimmages and then it really starts.

Cornwell should still have his confidence.

“I always love the pressure. In big games, I feel like I perform the best,” he said. “If people want to build it up that I’m going to be the one, then I’m going to put it on my shoulders.”

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