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Mike Coast

Mike Coast, a 1977 Bartlesville Sooner graduate, was an All State football player and a two time shot put  State Champion in track for the Spartans. He played football for four years for the Oklahoma Sooners under Coach Barry Switzer. His OU teams had a record of 42-6 and won three Orange Bowls.     ... More

Amanda Warehime

Amanda is 2001 BHS graduate who excelled in both track and basketball. She was State Champion in both the discus and shot put her senior year. She broke the State record in shot put then, two weeks later,  she broke her own record again. She continued throwing in college at Oklahoma University and at the University of ... More

Mike Tupa

Mike Tupa is a graduate of Kearns High School in Kearns, Utah and Weber State College in Ogden, Utah.  In addition to serving for four years in the US Marine Corps, Mike started his newspaper career in 1987 in Ely, Nevada. He spent several years working as a writer in California and then came to Bartlesville in 1996. ... More

Coach Sid Burton

Sid Burton, a 1949 College High graduate, returned to his hometown in 1958 to serve as an assistant coach in basketball, football, and baseball. Coach Burton was head coach of the Wildcats boys'  basketball team from 1965-67. His 1967 team won the first ever basketball championship for Bartlesville as they defeated OC ... More

1991 5A Girls’ Cross Country Team

1991 was the first of five State Championships (1991, 1993, 2014, 2015, 2016) for the BHS Girls' Cross Country Program. Coached by Mike Adair and Shelly Buhlinger, the team won the Frontier Conference Championship for the first time ever. At the State meet, BHS placed five girls in the top 12, which earned them All ... More

Sam and Susie Barto

The Barto’s were the backbone of the Phillips 66 gymnastics club for over 33 years. Sam stumbled into gymnastics while teaching elementary physical education at Mustang in 1974.  “We decided it would be a nice thing to give up a weekend and do a gymnastics clinic for them and to raise some money for a mat so the next ... More

1985 Bartlesville High Bruins Girls’ Track Relay Team

The 1985 Lady Bruins Relay team of Arlene Reese Sutton, Sophia Shoate, Julie Anderson Williamson, and Lee Ann “Missi” Dent Nash were large school State Champions in both the 400 and 800 meter relays.  Coached by Don Burt, this 1985 Relay team has held the BHS school record for their times in the 400 M relay (48.44) ... More

Yolanda “Yogi” York

Yolanda "Yogi" York, a 1992 Bartlesville High School graduate was selected to the All State girls basketball team and was chosen Most Valuable Player of the All State game. She also received the prestigious honor of being selected to The Oklahoman's Super 5 All State team her senior year. Yogi, a four year starter, led ... More

Cecil Epperley

Coach Epperley graduated from Stillwater High School in 1958 where he played basketball for Coach Martin “Red” Loper. After high school Cecil, along with three of his high school teammates, Don Linsenmeyer, Moe Iba, and Eddie Bunch went to play at Oklahoma A&M under Legendary Coach Henry Iba. Starting in ’68, ... More

Mike Wise

Mike is a 1985 Bartlesville High School graduate where he was a two-sport letterman. He was an all-state selection in football in 1984.  Mike went on to play at the University of Oklahoma from 1985 to 1990 under legendary head coach Barry Switzer for three seasons and Gary Gibbs for one. Mike was quoted in the ... More