Pioneer 48, Oklahoma Christian 25

Sunday, December 2nd 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

MUSTANG, Okla. (AP) _ Steven McHenry and Johnathan O'Donnell each scored three touchdowns as Pioneer beat Oklahoma Christian 48-25 Saturday for its fifth straight Class B state championship.

O'Donnell had touchdown runs of 11, 2 and 38 yards. He also had two extra point runs, three quarterback sacks and blocked an extra point attempt.

He finished with a game-high 179 yards rushing and caught one pass for 38 yards.

McHenry had TD receptions of 97 and 10 yards and returned an interception 18 yards for a score. He finished with 175 yards on seven catches.

Pioneer (12-1) racked up 553 total yards, including 318 rushing, while limiting Oklahoma Christian (12-1) to 267 yards passing and zero yards rushing.

Oklahoma Christian's Josh Cornell completed 24 of 41 passes for 267 yards. Cornell was sacked eight times and intercepted twice.

The game was Oklahoma Christian's last in the eight-man division. OCS moves to 11-man Class A next season.