Verdigris and Oklahoma Christian School were headed for a Saturday night showdown of high school basketball individual stars in Shawnee.

Playing in an invitational tournament on the campus of Oklahoma Baptist University, Verdigris disposed of Meeker, 78-47, in one semifinal Friday night, and OCS defeated Oklahoma City Casady, 42-33.

Rotnei Clarke, the junior sharpshooter from Verdigris, scored 33 points, made three steals and was credited with seven assists to put down Meeker. He had 13 points in the second period as th Cardinals flew out to a 25-2 lead.

Blake Griffin, the 6-9 senior who was the MVP of last spring’s Class 2A state tournament, scored 16 points to brush off Casady.

Sequoyah held off Chelsea, 62-44, and reached the Saturday night finals against the host Adair Warriors in the Adair tournament. Blake Breshears had 23 points to lead Sequoyah, which held a 30-27 lead at halftime.







THURSDAY



VERDIGRIS 73, McLOUD 56

Boys

McLoud 12 15 14 15 — 56

Verdigris 13 16 23 21 — 73

McLoud — Click 19, Imhoff 10, Hartman 9, Gore 6, Compau 4, Blackwell 2, Mullins 2, Blackwolf 2, Smith 2.

Verdigris — Clarke 37, Hollon 14, Schultz 10, Sam 8, Smith 4.



VICTORY CHRISTIAN 81, CLAREMORE 75

Boys

Victory Christian 13 18 17 12 5 16 — 81

Claremore 18 18 14 10 5 10 — 75

Victory Christian — Crawford 21, Houston 17, Stewart 16, Agbasi 10, Petir 5, Fagherro 5, Wilson 4, White 3.

Claremore — Bottoms 27, Wilson 23, Rounds 21, Sanders 2, Grubb 2.



Adair 56, SEQUOYAH 23

Girls

Sequoyah 3 10 2 8 — 23

Adair 16 20 14 6 — 56

Claremore Sequoyah — Conger 8, Fuller 4, Weast 4, Goad 3, Harrison 2, Morris 2.

Adair — Luper 30, Fraley 18, Stricklen 5, Headrick 2, Harrison 1.



BARTLESVILLE 68, CATOOSA 39

Boys

Catoosa 9 9 10 11 — 39

Bartlesville 10 16 23 19 — 68

Catoosa — Loomis 11, Wilsey 9, Chesney 7, T.Nienhuis 5, Smith 4, Godsey 2, Willibey 1.

Bartlesville — Moore 18, Carter 12, Deaton 10, Doe 6, Jones 5, Pitts 4, Reese 4, Sayles 4, Jackson 2, Griffith 2, Carter 1.



FRIDAY



SEQUOYAH 62, CHELSEa 44

Boys

Chelsea — Terry 12, Paul 10, Captain 7, Jordan 7, Hull 4, Morrison 2, Rice 2.

Claremore Sequoyah — Breshears 23, Miller 16, Adcock 8, Haynes 7, Smith 6, Mitchell 2.



PUTNAM WEST 41, CATOOSA 28

Boys

Putnam City West 9 11 10 11 — 41

Catoosa 13 5 6 4 — 28

Putnam City West — J.Bell 11, Irwin 8, Love 7, Dobbins 4, Beavers 3, Carter 2, D.Bell 2, Davis 2, McCoullough 1.

Catoosa — Loomis 9, Chesney 8, Nienhuis 4, Willibey 3, Wilsey 2.



UNION CHRISTIAN 51, CCS 24

Boys

Claremore Christian 3 11 4 6 — 24

Union Christian 28 11 8 4 — 51

Claremore Christian — B.Bell 10, A.Bell 4, Poole 3, Rice 3, Keenen 2, Layman 2.

Union Christian — Gibson 9, D.Flazpohler 8, Sagely 7, Merrick 6, Faulkner 5, Kaprovic 4, Urrutia 4, Cate 4, Pryzbz 2, A.Flazpohler 2.



WRIGHT CHRISTIAN 45, CCS 37

Girls

Claremore Christian 3 13 16 5 — 37

Wright Christian 10 15 11 9 — 45

Claremore Christian — C.Dickinson 16, Warren 8, Anderson 5, J.Dickinson 5, Melton 2, Sweet 1.

Wright Christian — Au 23, Moses 18, Porter 2, Clement 2.