Collinsville, Oklahoma
April 24, 2013
Miscellaneous News
CHS Sports Update:
Football Signing /
All-State Selections /
2 Coaches Of The Year

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Colby Cole Signs For Football At Bethany College
CHS Senior Colby Cole signed his letter of intent for football at Bethany College at Linsborg, Kansas. Colby was center at the table with his parents on either side (DeAnna and Clint) and were joined by many of Colby's Cardinal teammates (and Coach Kevin Jones) above. Several other family members posed for the photo to the right.

More All-State Cardinals
Shelbie Kirby
Dylan Helm
Zach Abkemeier
Shelbie Kirby is a 3-time All-Stater (this time as a 2013 senior in basketball). She had received a patch as a sophomore (cross country 11th place individual state finish in 2010) for her jacket earned as a freshman (cross country 8th place individual state finish in 2009 as team State Champs).
CHS Wrestlers Dylan Helm (152 pounds) and Zach Abkemeier (182 pounds) were selected to the Oklahoma Coaches Association's All-State (Large East) Team. The OCA All-State matches begin 7pm July 31st at Bixby High School. Their Large West opponents will be Rickey McCarty (152, Lawton MacArthur) and Derek Sivertsen (182, Moore). -- per the 3/21/2013 Tulsa World
Previous 2012-2013 All-State Coverage:
Cardinal Coaches Of The Year
Coach Weston Harding
Coach Kelly Clarke
Wes Harding was voted Region 7 Wrestling Coach of the Year & Kelly Clarke was voted Region 7 Girls Basketball Coach of the Year. - Jim Riley 4/18/2013.
Previous Coverage:
Previous Coverage:
2013 Wrestling 5A State Champs
Harding has been state champ each of his 3 years as head coach and was also and coach of the year last year.
2013 First CHS State Basketball Game In 28 Years
Clarke had 6
Conference Coach of the Year awards
before coming to Collinsville this year (2012-13).
Sample Previous CHS Coach Of Year Coverage: