Matt Fike was named the Region 6 Coach of the Year after guiding the Byng Lady Pirates to a Class 4A Area championship and a berth in the state tournament last season. He also coached the Large East squad that dropped a 73-51 decision to the Large West.
Toby Todd, who coached Hughes and Sulphur to their undefeated season last year, was named the Region 5 Coach of the year.
Anadarko’s Lakota Beatty was the recipient of the Jim Thorpe Award for girls basketball. Local basketball fans got familiar with Beatty at the Bertha Frank Teague Mid-America Classic in 2011.
Note: Sports Editor Jeff Cali contributed to this report. ... Reports from Thursday night’s All-State boys basketball games and tonight’s All-State football game will appear in Sunday’s edition of The Ada News.