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.
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...

Boys basketball leans on Whitman, Beardsley down the stretch

Joe Beardsley scores a basket during the game against Lindbergh on Dec.20.
February 7, 2020

Despite a seven-game losing streak and a record of 8-11, boys basketball has a trick up its sleeve to turn around the rest of the season. James Whitman (12), a crucial part of the team, has recently...

Boys Basketball All Conference

Laying Up
April 3, 2019

As the boy’s basketball season came to an end, two players received post-season honors. Tommy Purschke (12) and Joe Beardsley (11) made the All-District team, which qualifies them to be considered...

Girls basketball dribbling to a great season

Emily Kuntze moving up to the basket.
December 18, 2018

With a record of 5-3, girls varsity basketball is off to a strong start as they head into holiday break. In their most recent game, the team pulled out a 66-33 win over Marquette. After the graduation...

Varsity boys basketball wins home opener

Dylan Portell (12) looks for an open player while protecting the ball from Pattonville player on Dec. 5.
December 8, 2017

Basketball fans of all ages crowded the stands at OHS for the varsity boys basketball home opener on Dec. 5. The fans were pleased with what they saw as the Tigers used their depth to beat Pattonville...

SOMO Basketball Tournament

February 22, 2017

Joe Beardsley: Athlete of the week

January 13, 2017

Joe Beardsley (9) plays on the Oakville varsity boys basketball team, being one of the two freshmen on the team. Beardsley has been playing basketball since first grade. He loves the fun of the game...

Freshman girls basketball loses first game of the season

January 22, 2016

The freshman girls basketball team lost their undefeated record of 8-0 in their game against Lindbergh on Jan. 19. Their record is now 8-1. The game started out slow and ended with the girls trying...

Varsity basketball beats Fox after intense game

Brad Hartmann (10) makes a move during Tuesday's game.
December 18, 2015

After establishing a quick lead, boys varsity basketball lost some ground to Fox, but ultimately remained ahead until the end of the match. In an action-packed game, the tigers established their position...

Sophomore point guard on varsity basketball

December 15, 2015

The varsity boys’ basketball team has just kicked off its 2015-16 season. Though the team showcases lots of talent, one player might be their secret weapon. Dylan Portell, sophomore on varsity basketball...

Boys basketball falls short against SLUH

Team struggles with loss of height as they open the season
December 15, 2015

After losing six of their top scoring players, the varsity boys basketball team struggled in their first game of the season. On Dec. 11 the young team fell to SLUH with a score of 38-71. Senior Antwan...

Girls Basketball wins consolation bracket in Fountain City Classic

December 10, 2015

On Nov. 30 and  Dec. 4 and 5 the OHS varsity girls basketball team played in the Fountain City Classic tournament at Desoto High School. Eight schools competed in the tournament. OHS placed first...

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