– BY MICHAEL KNIGHT
Sand Springs comes into the 2017-2018 season as one of the top teams in Class 6A. They backed up the hype in their first game by beating Ponca City 77-61. The Lady Sandites were led by their big three of juniors Destiny Johnson, Holly Kersgeiter and Bella Regaldo. The three juniors combined for 65 points in the win. Johnson was the OKPreps Player Of The Game with a game-high 31 points in the victory. Ponca City was led by Baylee Fincher and Julissa Garcia, who each scored 21 points in defeat. Listen to the OKPreps Postgame Report and hear from Sand Springs head coach Dustin Morrow and the Johnson after the game. You can also check out the highlights below.