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Pocola baseball 1B/RHP Rylan Riggs voted SBLive’s Oklahoma High School Athlete of the Week

Congratulations to Pocola baseball 1B/RHP Rylan Riggs for being voted SBLive’s Oklahoma High School Athlete of the Week for March 14-20!
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Congratulations to Pocola baseball 1B/RHP Rylan Riggs for being voted SBLive’s Oklahoma High School Athlete of the Week for March 14-20!

The junior went 2-for-4 and drove in a pair of runs as the Indians posted a 7-6 win against Buffalo Valley on Thursday. 

If you would like to nominate an athlete, please email athleteoftheweek@scorebooklive.com or message us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveok.

Here are the other athletes who were nominated for March 14-20:

Dakota Wingo, Pioneer baseball

Wingo was the winning pitcher in relief in an 11-6 win against Laverne Saturday at the Pioneer Spring Break Festival. He tossed 5 1/3 innings of scoreless relief, allowing one hit while striking out 11. At the plate, he drove in three runs. Earlier in the day, Wingo homered and drove in three runs in a 10-0 Pioneer win against Boswell.

Hayden Pickering, Hilldale boys soccer

Pickering scored six goals Saturday as the Hornets posted an 8-2 win against Dickson County (Tenn.), during Hilldale's participation at the Smoky Mountain Cup in Gatlinburg, Tenn. He also scored two goals Friday in a 4-all tie against Wren (S.C.).

Ty Chaddrick, Tuttle baseball

Chaddrick was 3-for-4 with an RBI, four stolen bases and three runs scored as the Tigers picked up a 5-1 win against Dale Saturday at the Tuttle Spring Break Festival, which improved Tuttle to 9-0. He also was 3-for-4 with a double, an RBI and two runs scored Wednesday in Tuttle's 7-0 win against Elgin.

Trey Wood, Wagoner baseball

Wood was 2-for-3 with two doubles and two RBIs as the Bulldogs defeated Kansas, 8-0, to win the Ketchum Hardball Classic on Saturday. He was also one of three pitchers to combine on a one-hit shutout. Earlier in the week, Wood was 3-for-3 in a 10-0 win against Miami.

Austin Garrett, Sulphur baseball

Garrett delivered two home runs to help the Bulldogs past Bridge Creek, 12-3, on Saturday at the Lexington Festival.

Nathan Kohout, Walters baseball

Kohout was 3-for-4 with a double and two RBIs to help the Blue Devils past Central, 15-2, on Saturday.

Dylen Cotton, Byng baseball

Cotton was 2-for-2 with a home run, four RBIs and two runs scored as the Pirates posted an 11-1 win against Meeker on Friday.

Colt Randall, Canute baseball

Randall picked up a complete-game shutout on the mound as Canute defeated Putnam City North on Saturday, 5-0.

Cooper Willis, Caney baseball

Willis was 3-for-4 and drove in two runs Friday as Caney posted an 8-6 win against Tupelo.

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Kellan Ehlers, Perry baseball

Ehlers tossed a one-hit shutout over five innings, striking out four as the Maroons posted an 8-0 win Friday against Christian Heritage Academy.

Ben Fullbright, Muskogee baseball

Fullbright went 4-for-5 with two RBIs, including an RBI single during a three-run seventh as the Roughers, once trailing 7-0, rallied for a 9-8 win Friday against Warner.

Bryson McGuire, Oologah baseball

McGuire was 2-for-3 with two RBIs and a run scored as the Mustangs posted a 9-3 win against Lawton MacArthur on Friday at the Tuttle Spring Break Shootout.

Tyler Joice, Tahlequah baseball

Joice was 2-for-4 and drove in two runs, including a walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh to lift the Tigers to a 6-5 win against Metro Christian on Thursday.

Chandler Fowler, Jenks baseball

Fowler went 2-for-3 and drove in five runs, also hitting a home run as the Trojans defeated Lincoln Christian, 8-2, Thursday as part of the Gulf Coast Classic, as Jenks won all four games there while improving to 10-0 on the season.

Cole Leach, Hilldale baseball

Leach was 2-for-3 with five RBIs, including a grand slam, to help the Hornets to a 17-6 win against Tipton (Tenn.) Rosemont at the Gulf Shores (Ala.) Classic on Thursday.