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TWO CAN PLAY THAT GAME

When it comes to hooping, stopping Kyla Greene and Savannah Robinson-Holmes is difficult. The two are almost unstoppable when they’re on the floor together.  The Langston Hughes High School duo is special. When they play, they work flawlessly off each…

MINDFULNESS FOR A LESS STRESSFUL SCHOOL YEAR

In just two months, school stress is starting to get the best of you. Quizzes, homework, and practice.  Now picture this: You have less stress and you’re still managing everything without your life falling apart.  We know, we know. It…

THE ATHLETE’S GUIDE TO FIGURING STUFF OUT

Train on a day off or hang out with friends? Eat healthy or grab some fast food? Study or go to a party? We all make many decisions daily, but that doesn’t make them accessible.  Time to be intentional with…

BE THE G.O.A.T. THIS SCHOOL YEAR

New school year, new you, but for real this time.  The beginning of the school year is always our favorite because everything seems possible.  You’re ready to be the new and improved you on the first day of school. It’s…

The Rising Superstar, Caylee Kerr

There are few phenomena in the realm of athletics as captivating and inspiring as a two-sport star. Caylee Kerr may be one of them.  Yes, she can hoop. Yes, she plays softball. Yes, she loves to play both. Caylee trains…

IT TAKES TWO: KY’LIIN JOHNSON-COOPER & WHITNEY SMITH – CARVER MIDDLE SCHOOL STANDOUTS

Ky’Liin Johnson-Cooper and Whitney Smith are a dynamic duo. Both players are athletic, can defend and score at a prolific rate. With Johnson-Cooper’s physicality and Smith hitting nearly everything from beyond the arc, they are a threat every time they…

The Golden Days Hoop Festival: Standout Players

The Golden Days Hoop Festival featured some skilled high school basketball players from across Oklahoma. The tournament was held at Tulsa Central High School where players competed for two days. One of the most impressive young players at the tournament…

JULIET TORRES: SERVING CONFIDENCE

Studies show that there is a positive correlation between playing sports and increased confidence among girls.  The stats are true. Undeniably, sports have a positive effect on girls.  Says Juliet Torres, “Playing sports teaches girls how to be strong. I…

Kynli Kirkendoll: Silent Assassin

Jenks took down Bishop Kelley, the reigning 6A champions to secure their spot in the 2021 championship. Defeating the 2020 champs wasn’t a fluke. But most importantly, Jenks isn’t slowing down anytime soon. Mikiah Perdue and Megan Salyer are the…

Women of Power

Ky’Liin Johnson-Cooper is a perfect example of a well-rounded student-athlete. She not only gives it her all on the basketball court and the track, but she also gives back to her community. Last month, Ky’Liin was inducted into Women of Power,…