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OCU Stars Mile Night Featuring the Simon Greiner Elite Mile Shines Even Brighter in Year Two

Last year, we teamed up with Oklahoma City University XC/TF with the idea of creating a unique running event that brings together runners of all ages, skills, and experience levels. This idea became the OCU Stars Mile Night and Simon Greiner Elite Mile. With more runners, faster times, and the first-ever Simon Greiner Program Scholarships, OCU Stars Mile Night shined even brighter in year two.

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OKCPS Summer Sports Camps: A Summer of Access and Opportunity

Unlike student-athletes from suburban communities, most OKCPS students aren't able to spend their summer months attending sports camps and clinics. Until now. A slate of newly-created OKCPS summer sports camps gives OKCPS students a summer of access and opportunity they don't typically receive.

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OKCPS Student-Athlete Interview – Sofia Acuna

As a back-to-back singles tennis state champion, Sofia Acuna is making her case for being one of the all-time great OKCPS student-athletes. In this student-athlete interview, the Classen SAS senior-to-be discusses the importance of sports and academics in her life.

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The Simon Greiner Program Is All Gas No Breaks

The 2022-2023 school year has come to an end, but the finish line is nowhere in sight for the Simon Greiner Track & Field Program. Even after increasing student-athlete participation by more than 300% in the last year and raising the level of competition, there’s still more work to be done. More kids to coach. More opportunities to create. More lives to impact.

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