Football Tigers come up short in mistake-filled game against Parkway South

Quarterback Jacobi Woods (12) loses the snap from center on this play late in the fourth quarter of Thursday's (Nov. 5) 21-14 loss to Parkway South. The Patriots recovered this fumble and scored the game-winning touchdown on the very next play.
November 9, 2020

The varsity football Tigers came out of their “inflatable” helmet Thursday night (Nov. 5) and quickly grabbed momentum against the visiting Parkway South Patriots.  Looking for their first...

Cheerleaders land on their feet after restrictions lifted

Seniors Vicky Riordan  and Emma Lutker cheer for the football team on their senior night.
November 9, 2020

After persevering through social distancing restrictions, OHS cheerleaders are now wrapping up their fall season, despite it being an odd one. However, according to Varsity Cheer coach Rebecca Bruning,...

Oakville volleyball endures a season full of rules and regulations

OHS volleyball celebrates winning a point against Mehlville on Oct. 29.
October 30, 2020

Imagine playing your favorite high school sport without any fans. The OHS volleyball team knows what this is like.  Due to COVID restrictions, the team played its first five matches without spectators...

Volleyball wins second consecutive district championship

After winning 3-0 against Mehlville Panters, OHS volleyball celebrates their big district win.
October 30, 2020

Although the season has been short and unusual, it has not stopped the varsity girls volleyball team from performing brilliantly on the court. The girls won the Class 5 District 2 championship and improved...

Field hockey dribbles to first round of state

Even from the sidelines, Natalie Gang (12) and teammates anxiously watch OHS play Westminster on Oct. 22. Prior to this game, OHS let in no goals.
October 28, 2020

Due to COVID-19, several fall sports spent the first six weeks strictly practicing, not knowing if they would even play. But for OHS field hockey, all of that practice paid off.  Since hitting...

Softball ends season in district semifinals

Ella Strickland (12) bats against Eureka, a 4-3 win on Sept. 29.
October 22, 2020

After the delay of fall sports and nothing but practice for six straight weeks, the OHS softball season ended just as fast as it began.  The long-awaited season ended on Oct. 15 when the girls...

OHS turns back time to celebrate homecoming

Hockey cheerleaders Chloe and Cameron West (12) hand out candy during the homecoming parade. Hockey won the All-Around Best Float award.
November 4, 2019

With OHS in its 50th year of existence, the school celebrated homecoming recently with a fitting theme of “Through the Decades.” OHS wrapped up spirit week and prepared for the big game on Friday...

Tigers rush through Parkway South in first game of district playoffs

Jake Cracchiolo (12) rushing down the fields leading the Tigers to their first playoff win since 2014.
November 2, 2019

The Tigers wasted no time letting out a season of frustration as they jumped out to a 6-0 lead on the opening kickoff, with Parkway South fumbling the ball and Kobe Foster (10) picking it up at taking...

Tigers take 1-8 record into home playoff game against Parkway South

Hunter Iffland(12) being sacked in the rivalry pink out game against the Mehlville Panthers
October 30, 2019

The football tigers ended their regular season on Friday, Oct. 25 with a loss to the Mehlville Panthers 51-0, bringing their record to 1-8. They have lost eight straight games since a 3-0 win against Hazelwood...

Tigers lose first two home games

Marquise Hawkins goes up for a 32 yard reception while Kobi Foster defends
September 16, 2019

In the football team’s home opener (Sept. 6), the Tigers fell behind before many fans got to their seats with Parkway West returning the opening kickoff 85 yards for the first six points of the game....

Fall sports begin

Emily Schellhase (12) and Angela Elguezabal  (12) huddles up with the team after gaining a point.
August 30, 2019

OHS is preparing for the start of fall sports a bit differently this year .  Softball, football, and girls volleyball all begin the weekend of Aug. 30-31. However, this season is the first time...

Weight Room Gets Face Lift

The outside of the new and improved weight room
August 22, 2019

The OHS weight room is sporting a new look. From the chipped paint to the equipment the OHS multipurpose room was old and out of date.  First the main entrance and inner walls received a fresh...

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