The Tahlequah boys basketball team was named the Class 5A academic state champion on Saturday in Tulsa at the Mabee Center. The Tigers finished the season with a collective 3.68 grade-point average. In the photo, on the front row (from left), is Hunter Smith, Kourtland McMillan, Tyler Miller and David Dick. Back row: Tahlequah coaches, Mike Leafgreen and David Qualls, Dalton Cunningham, Will Carlile, Stone Faddis, Jake Vader, Eric Garcia, Coleman Craig, Tahlequah coach Pat Dotson and Tahlequah Public Schools Superintendent Lisa Presley.
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Playing both sides of the line
Recently, Keys High School football standout Dakota Matlock was nearly severely injured in a terrifying car wreck.
Matlock is coming off a stellar gridiron season for Keys High School. On offense, Matlock ran for over 1,000 yards for the Cougars. In his sophomore season, Matlock led Keys in tackles from the safety position.
Sparking the flame
Sequoyah High School’s Justin Hooper looking to lead this year
Last season was Justin’s last chance to play alongside Cody at Sequoyah High School.
Justin had to battle to win the Indians starting tailback. The coaching staff did not know who was going to be the Indians starting running back coming into fall practice.
Johnson, East win easily at All-State
Jake Johnson was able to hold off Lawton MacArthur’s Trent Meisel at the Class 5A state tournament in May. On Monday at the All-State tournament at Cherokee Hills Golf Club, Johnson had it much easier against Meisel.
Brett’s ball club
Brett Morgan taking over as Tahlequah’s softball coach
- Morgan taking over as Tahlequah’s softball coach
Playing through pain
Tahlequah's Chase Campbell playing football despite an injured shoulder
Randee repairs shoulder
Former Tahlequah standout Randee O’Donnell has shoulder operation before starting college career
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