The COVID-19 pandemic dominated the sports world the same way it dominated our everyday lives in 2020.
However, we did have a football season even when things looked in doubt.
In high school football, we crowned local state champions. In college football, OU ended on a strong note and gave promise for another special season next year. OSU's Mike Gundy gave us controversy off the field and a bowl win on the field. TU thrilled us with dramatic games while one of its players enjoyed a season for the ages. We lost legends in 2020 and saw a successful high school coach lose his job.
Here are the top local sports stories of 2020 as voted on by the Tulsa World sports staff.