Future Cowboys: Week One Results

Each week throughout the season GoPokes.com will track the progress of the 22 high school football players who have verbally committed to sign with Oklahoma State next February. Here are the results for each of the players' teams from the first week of the high school season.

GERRON ANTHONY, OL (6-4, 290)
John Tyler (Tyler, Texas) HS Lions
John Tyler scored on its first four possessions of the second half and pulled away for a 41-17 victory over Texas High and OSU commit Nate Sorenson in the season opener for both teams.
Tyler Morning Telegraph: Johnson powers John Tyler past Tigers
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, vs. Lufkin.

CALVIN BARNETT, DT (6-3, 305)
Washington (Tulsa, Okla.) HS Hornets
Did not play.
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Midwest City Carl Albert in a rematch of last year's Class 5A state championship game won by Barnett and his Washington teammates.

KRIS CATLIN, LB (6-2, 210)
Madison (San Antonio) HS Mavericks
Madison opened the season Friday night with a 40-0 victory over O'Connor in the first game ever played at Heroes Stadium.
San Antonio Express-News: Mavericks christen Heroes Stadium with heroic performance
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Kerrville Tivy.

LAVOCHEYA COOPER, S (6-1, 185)
Arp (Texas) HS Tigers
Cooper scored two touchdowns – a 3-yard run in the first quarter and a 28-yarder in the third period – to lead the second-ranked Arp Tigers to a season-opening 51-7 victory over ninth-ranked Paul Peweitt on Friday night.
Tyler Morning Telegraph: Arp Tigers roll in top 10 games
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, vs. San Augustine.

JOHNNY DEATON, QB (6-2, 190)
Charles Page (Sand Springs, Okla.), HS Sandites
Did not play.
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Enid.

CHRIS DINKINS, S (6-4, 290)
Lee (Tyler, Texas) HS Red Raiders
Dinkins, making his varsity debut at quarterback, scored on a 1-yard run but it wasn't enough as Lee lost its season opener 27-13 to Lufkin on Friday night.
Tyler Morning Telegraph: Lufkin Stops Raiders
Next: Saturday, Sept. 5, vs. Longview.

JUSTIN GILBERT, WR (6-0, 178)
Huntsville (Texas) HS Hornets
Did not play.
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, vs. College Park.

DEVIN HEDGEPETH, CB (6-0, 190)
Derby (Kan.) HS Panthers
Did not play.
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Wichita Campus.

DEION IMADE, S (6-0, 177)
Rowlett (Texas) HS Eagles
Rowlett lost its season opener 28-16 to North Mesquite on Friday night.
Dallas Morning News: North Mesquite thwarts Roweltt comeback with late 49-yard TD run
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Rockwall.

KEVIN JOHNSON, WR (6-2, 200)
Cypress Ridge (Houston) HS Rams
Johnson had three catches for 23 yards, including a 15-yard touchdown reception in the second quarter, as Cypress Ridge opened the season with a 34-17 victory over Humble on Saturday night.
Next: Saturday, Sept. 5, vs. Klein.

DAN KOENIG, OL (6-6, 260)
Cape Coral (Fla.) HS Seahawks
Did not play.
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Mariner.

CALEB LAVEY, LB (6-3, 210)
Celina (Texas) HS Bobcats
Lavey had 17 tackles and a forced fumble in Celina's 28-7 season opening victory over Ferris on Thursday night.
Plano Star: Bobcats have enough in season opener, 28-7
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Trinity Christian.

SHAUN LEWIS, LB (6-1, 207)
Hightower (Fort Bend, Texas) HS Hurricanes
Lewis and his Hightower Hurricane teammates recorded eight quarterback sacks as they won their season opener 21-0 over Eisenhower on Saturday night. Lewis had one of those eight sacks.
Houston Chronicle: Defense sparks Hurricanes
Next: Thursday, Sept. 10, vs. Fort Bend Kempner.

CHRIS LITTLEHEAD, DT (6-3, 305)
Sequoyah (Tahlequah, Okla.) HS Indians
Did not play.
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Fort Gibson.

STEPHEN MAEWEATHER, LB (6-0, 205)
Sharpstown (Houston) HS Apollos
Did not play.
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, vs. Butler.

MONTRA NELSON, WR (6-3, 215)
Bowie (Arlington, Texas) HS Volunteers
Nelson caught five passes for 54 yards, including a 12-yard touchdown pass, as Bowie opened the season with a 38-17 victory over Dallas Lincoln on Friday night.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Arlington Bowie puts Dallas Lincoln away with second-half surge
Next: Thursday, Sept. 3, vs. South Garland.

JOE OKAFOR, OL (6-6, 250)
Bellaire (Houston) HS Cardinals
The Cardinals suffered a 24-8 loss to Alief Taylor in the season opener Thursday night.
Next: Thursday, Sept. 3, at Houston Washington.

CHASE ROME, LB (6-3, 285)
Rock Bridge (Columbia, Mo.) HS Bruins
Rome and his teammates limited Lee's Summit North to just 2 rushing yards on 24 carries, and sacked the quarterback six times, as Rock Bridge opened the season with a 22-13 victory Friday night.
Columbia Daily Tribune: Bruins stick to grounded approach
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, vs. Hazelwood Central.

TOMMIE SAUNDERS, S (6-1, 195)
Madison (San Antonio) HS Mavericks
Madison opened the season Friday night with a 40-0 victory over O'Connor in the first game ever played at Heroes Stadium.
San Antonio Express-News: Mavericks christen Heroes Stadium with heroic performance
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Kerrville Tivy.

NATE SORENSON, QB (6-3, 200)
Texas (Texarkana, Texas) HS Tigers
Sorenson was 13 of 22 passing for 138 yards and two touchdowns but it wasn't enough as John Tyler defeated Texas High 41-17 on Friday night in both team's season opener.
Tyler Morning Telegraph: Johnson powers John Tyler past Tigers
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, vs. Lake Hamilton.

LARRY STEPHENS, CB (6-0, 180)
North Shore (Galena Park, Texas) HS Mustangs
Stephens and his North Shore Mustang teammates saw their 78-game regular-season winning streak come to an end as No. 1-ranked Katy won the much anticipated opener 9-7 on Saturday night.
Houston Chronicle: Katy stops North Shore's record run
Next: Friday, Sept. 4, at Aldine Eisenhower.

DIAMONTE WHEELER, DT (6-2, 255)
Bowie (Arlington, Texas), Volunteers
Bowie opened the season with a 38-17 victory over Dallas Lincoln on Friday night.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Arlington Bowie puts Dallas Lincoln away with second-half surge
Next: Thursday, Sept. 3, vs. South Garland.

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