The Oklahoma Coaches Association recently announced a laundry list of regional awards and Kingfisher County hauled in its share from athletes to coaches.
Bijan Cortes has nabbed one of the biggest honors an underclassman can earn in Oklahoma high school basketball.
Despite having the reigning players of the year returning, the Three Rivers Conference bestowed the honor on two new players this season.
Ally Stephenson had a state championship to defend.
When the OSSAA was forced to postpone the state basketball tournaments two weeks ago, there was guarded optimism that champions would eventually be crowned.
The conference has a new name with new teams, but was still dominated by the Kingfisher High School boys in the regular season and in postseason honors.
Senior Jenni Beebe was named to the girls’ first team when Western Athletic Conference coaches voted for the all-conference team.
Kingfisher’s boys basketball team has been invited to play in the 56th annual Tournament of Champions basketball tournament.