By Christian Favalora, Owasso Reporter

The 2014 season was filled with nervous energy for Stephen Johnston.

He was a freshman. Rejoice Christian School had played nothing but eight-man football, and their first season in 11-man football was supposed to be a rough transition.

Instead, the Eagles made playoffs that year. And since then, they have made runs to the second and third round of the Class A playoffs and risen into the top-3 statewide rankings. Read the full story on