FitzWilliam recognized for efforts on and off the field

Amanda FitzWilliam (12) finishes her swing after hitting the ball.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

May 29, 2020

OHS has many athletes who are fine students, but Amanda FitzWilliam (12) was named the school’s St. Louis Post-Dispatch Scholar-Athlete for many reasons. For athletic reasons, the list is long. Her bio consists of softball conference player of the year, first team all-state (2019), first-team all-metro ...

This pandemic is a nightmare for all sports fans

Camera zooms in on hometown hero, Pat Maroon, during Game 4 against the San Jose Sharks, during the 2018-2019 Western Conference Finals.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

April 27, 2020

On March 23, the Coronavirus outbreak hit St. Louis County, putting everyone in quarantine and taking some of the most important aspects of our life away, like sports. Ever since the middle of March major sports organizations like the National Hockey League and National Basketball Association have po...

Could Coronavirus affect Spring Sports?

Kaylene Nguyen (11) secures the lacrosse ball in her stick at a game versus Clayton.

Avery Neal and Davin Smith

March 13, 2020

On March 13, OHS spring sports athletes still had lots of speculation regarding cancellation of games and practices due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Rumors included postponement of games until the beginning of April to overall cancellations of the whole season.  The truth is that Dr Chris...

Oakville hockey’s fantastic postseason run comes to an end at Enterprise Center

Captain Joe Pybas (12) takes a picture with St. Louis Blues legend Bobby Plager and Dianne Wickenhieser  as he accepts the runner-up plaque at Enterprise Center on March 11.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

March 13, 2020

The Oakville Tiger Hockey club came within one win of a perfect postseason run. On Wednesday, March 11, the Oakville hockey team fell short against Duchesne, losing 3-1 at Enterprise Center in the Wickenheiser Cup final. Despite the final score, the Tigers dominated the offensive zone for much of t...

Boys and Girls Basketball End Their Season in District Finals

Angela Elguezabal (12) is guarded by a Cor Jesu defensemen as she dribbles the ball closer to the basket.

Avery Neal, Social Media Coordinator

March 11, 2020

Boys and girls basketball were hoping to make history March 6 at Vianney High School in the championship games of the district tournament. The girls were going for their second district title in the last three years. It would have been the fifth district championship in school history. The boys, mean...

OHS Diver places fifth at State Championships

Mason Meinershagen (9) smiling after her fifth place at the state dive competition.

Grace Foley, reporter

March 2, 2020

 OHS diver Mason Meinershagen (9) had no idea what to expect for her first season of high school diving. However, she ended up on a podium at the Missouri Girls Swimming and Diving State Championships. “I wasn’t (even) expecting to qualify,” said Meinershagen. She qualified on Tuesday, ...

Oakville hockey heads to Enterprise

OHS Boys Hockey poses in the locker room after winning against Westminster 4-1, advancing to play at Enterprise Center on March 11.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

March 2, 2020

We're going to Enterprise Center!  That's what the Oakville hockey players were shouting as they won the biggest game of their high school career. With time winding down and the Oakville players and fans on their feet, the Tigers knew they would be playing for the Wickenheiser Cup. “It m...

Boys hockey skates to victory in first game of Wickenheiser Cup semifinals

Oliver Right (12) skates in to hug Jack Anderson (11) as he celebrates his first goal in the game. Anderson's unassisted goal gave OHS a lead of 2-1. The Tiger went on to beat Westminster 6-4.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

February 22, 2020

The OHS boys hockey team continued its undefeated playoff run, and are now just one step away from playing at Enterprise Center. OHS conquered Westminster 6-4 on Friday, Feb. 21, in the first game of the Wickenheiser Cup semifinals. The boys will need to beat them one more time, on Feb. 28 at Centene C...

Boys wrestling heads to districts with high hopes

Julian Davies (11) wrestles his opponent from Parkway West on Jan.22. He heads into districts with a record of 29-5.

Carson Goodson, reporter

February 13, 2020

OHS wrestling enters districts this week with 14 wrestlers in 14 different weight classes. And coach Ben Knol is confident in what his wrestlers can do.  “There’s no glooming threat,” said coach Knol when asked about the schools entering districts. Fifteen teams, including OHS, will mee...

Baseball program gets a special visit from former MLB pitcher

Davin Smith, Sports Editor

February 13, 2020

Jason Simontacchi, a former pitcher and pitching coach for the St. Louis Cardinals, and current minor league pitching coordinator for the Kansas City Royals, paid a visit to OHS on Jan. 14 to talk to the baseball program. “I came to Oakville to talk to some players and some parents, give them i...

Tiger hockey on the Road to Enterprise

The boys hockey team celebrates after they score a goal against John Burroughs.

Adel Kafedzic and Jojo LaBrier, sports editor

February 11, 2020

After a frustrating 4-15-2 regular season record, OHS hockey has turned things around in the playoffs, making a run for the Wickenheiser cup. The Tigers recently began their postseason run facing John Burroughs, Timberland and Fox in the first round. The boys beat John Burroughs 5-2, Timberland 1...

OHS student athletes head to college

Alexis Williams (12) bumps the ball during the district championship game. The girls won districts on Oct.30 after they beat Seckman in two games, both being 25-14.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

January 24, 2020

With fall sports over and winter winding down, many athletes have already made plans for their future. Seniors Emily Schellhase, Alexis Williams, and Calynn Gicante have all committed and plan to continue their athletic career. Schellhase will attend Dominican University in Illinois, where she plans to play vo...

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