Claremore Daily Progress



Claremore junior quarterback Matt Whatley (14) celebrates with his teammates, cheerleaders and trainers following the Zebras’ 35-26 win over Tulsa Memorial in the first round of the Class 5A State Playoffs Friday night at Lantow Field. The home playoff win for Claremore was the first since 2005 and the Zebras improved to 10-1 for the first time since 1994. Claremore advances to the 5A State Quarterfinals on Friday at traditionally-rich Carl Albert. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m.