Okmulgee coach Carl Lee passes away
by Ben Johnson (@BenJohnsonTUL) 4/13/2018 9:56:08 AM
OKMULGEE — Carl Lee, who had returned to his alma mater as head football coach, died on Thursday. He was 35.The 35-year old head coach at Okmulgee High School was diagnosed with kidney cancer during the most recent football season, and he r...
Jenks' Trimble officially announces retirement
by Ben Johnson (@BenJohnsonTUL) 4/12/2018 2:47:25 PM
JENKS — Allan Trimble has acquired plenty of hardware throughout his coaching career. But he’ll treasure the sentimental items more as he ventures into retirement, which for him begins June 30.“It’s not the trophies,” Trimble...
Thoughts on Allan Trimble Retiring
by Ben Johnson (@BenJohnsonTUL) 4/11/2018 10:28:13 AM
Right off the top, I should apologize to Allan Trimble. Broken Arrow upended Jenks 24-23 in 2002, and I was one of the first spectators on the field at Hunter Dwelley Stadium to celebrate the Tigers’ victory. It shouldn’t come as a surpr...