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  • Parish Parish ready to lead annual Westwood bash

    Westwood Park assistant golf pro Bobby Florer’s estimation, Rick Parish has yet to take a day off....

    July 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ex-Sooner Neal will lead Tiger girls

    Norman High has a new girls’ basketball coach, and officials didn’t have to look far to find the right fit. In fact, the team’s next leader has already been coaching basketball at NHS for a few years....

    July 2, 2014

  • Screen Shot 2014-07-01 at 5.42.22 AM.png Moore school board approves Stark

    MOORE — For the second time in the school’s history, Southmoore didn’t have to look far to find a new football coach. The Moore Board of Education approved the hiring of Jeremy Stark to take over the program Monday during a special board ...

    July 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pub best barometer for U.S. soccer interest

    Nobody knows what’s going to happen at 3 p.m. today when the U.S. and Belgium meet in the knockout round in Salvador, Brazil....

    July 1, 2014

  • Trio tops first round of Mid-Amateur

    OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma Golf Association’s Mid-Amateur Championship, for amateur golfers at least 25 years of age, began Monday at Gaillardia Golf and Country Club.  Though Norman is being represented, no locals appear to be in the ...

    July 1, 2014

  • Griffin Park 3 Simply there for the love of the game

    Blaine Peterson starts his pregame meeting with his team the same way, every time. “Who is ready to have fun?” the coach asks his team of six- and seven-year-olds as they gather around him before the first ball is loaded into the pitching ...

    June 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Starks4 Stark gets recommendation for SaberCats’ head coach

    It didn’t take long for Southmoore to find its man. Less than three weeks after Jeff Brickman stepped down as the school’s head football coach, the Moore Board of Education search committee will recommend Southmoore assistant coach Jeremy ...

    June 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Thunder 6 McGary’s adversity was actually selling point for OKC

    OKLAHOMA CITY — There was a point last season Mitch McGary was bedridden. The Michigan sophomore had just had back surgery and he was laid up in bed for almost a month and missed the final 27 games of the year....

    June 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Not (yet) buying in to stadium upgrades

    Call me a party pooper. Call me stuck in the mud. Call me lost in time. Call me a fuddy duddy.  Just don’t call me too terribly excited about the stadium expansion that will eventually surround Owen Field....

    June 28, 2014

  • NBA Draft Basketball Thunder get younger with draft

    OKLAHOMA CITY— Oklahoma City doesn’t often follow conventional wisdom on draft night. From selecting shooting guard Russell Westbrook to play point guard to taking unheralded Steven Adams, the Thunder go by their own rules....

    June 27, 2014 1 Photo