Two-Sport High School Star Announces Major Commitment

first_imgA general view of an Oklahoma Sooners football game.NORMAN, OK – NOVEMBER 25: The Oklahoma Sooners and West Virginia Mountaineers in between plays at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on November 25, 2017 in Norman, Oklahoma. Oklahoma defeated West Virginia 59-31. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)A two-sport high school star recruit has announced his commitment.Cade Horton, a baseball-football star out of Norman High School in Oklahoma, will be staying home for college.The star quarterback/shortstop announced his commitment to Oklahoma.Horton will be playing both football and baseball for the Sooners.“Excited to announce that I have committed to The University Oklahoma to play both baseball and football!” he announced.Excited to announce that I have committed to The University Oklahoma to play both baseball and football! #BOOMER— Cade Horton (@cadehorton14) January 15, 2019Horton had been committed to play baseball at Ole Miss, which boasts one of the country’s top programs.Norman High’s Cade Horton (@cadehorton14) commits to Oklahoma for football, baseball. | #Sooners #okpreps— Tyler Palmateer (@Tpalmateer83) January 15, 2019The shortstop/quarterback met with Lincoln Riley before the fall, though, and was told he could play both sports at OU.From was sitting across from University of Oklahoma football coach Lincoln Riley learning he has the chance to join the football team should he accept a scholarship offer from the baseball team. He could become the Sooners’ next Kyler Murray or Cody Thomas, quarterbacks and baseball stars.“It’s a weird feeling looking up to them and being compared to them,” Horton said during a break Monday in Norman’s first practice of the fall. “It’s a good feeling. I don’t know. It’s weird, to be honest.”Horton has embraced the opportunity, though for the time being he remains committed to Ole Miss.Horton is committed to Ole Miss no longer. He’ll be playing for the Sooners.last_img read more

Morocco Determined to Pursue Migratory Policy Minister

Rabat  – Morocco is determined to pursue its migration policy in the same spirit of humanitarianism and solidarity, and in respect for human rights, said Wednesday in Rabat minister in charge of Moroccans living abroad and migration affairs, Anis Birou.Morocco is a leader in migration policy, Birou told the press after a meeting of the National Commission for regularization and integration of migrants in Morocco, in accordance with the royal instructions concerning the immediate launch of the second phase of the integration of irregular migrants in Morocco.The presidents of several countries congratulated HM King Mohammed VI for this policy, the minister said at the end of the meeting, the first of this second phase. This phase is taking place in a context where Morocco and Germany are preparing to organize the Global Forum for Migration, he said, pointing out that Germany is a pioneer in this field in Europe, as is the case for Morocco in the south shore.The minister said the commission will hold a meeting with civil society, which, he said, is a key partner in the development and implementation of migration policy in Morocco.The offices of foreigners responsible for receiving requests for regularization under the second phase will be opened as of Thursday throughout Morocco’s provinces and prefectures, he added.This phase will capitalize on the success and achievements of the previous operation, initiated in 2014.King Mohammed VI gave his instructions for the immediate launch of the second phase of integration of irregular migrants, as was expected at the end of 2016. read more