Boys soccer puts up solid record despite a significantly younger team

Boys soccer puts up solid record despite a significantly younger team

Lydia Manning, Editor

October 9, 2019

Following a 2-0 loss to St. Mary’s (9-3-1), boys varsity soccer holds a record of 5-9. While this doesn’t seem ideal, it is a good record for a team returning after the loss of 13 seniors.  “The biggest difference from last year is the varsity experience on the team,” said head coach Br...

Are soccer dives a strategy?

Are soccer dives a strategy?

Jordan Beseda, Reporter

March 15, 2019

Soccer players have been seen as quite the performers over the years. Viewers have described players as “overdramatic” in the way they fall down after being fouled. However, could these theatrical dives be considered a possible strategy? Back in July, Ira Flatow from “NPR Science Fridays” sat down...

Boys soccer enjoys success with new coach

Boys soccer enjoys success with new coach

Lexi Onder, reporter

September 29, 2017

The “OHS” boys varsity soccer team has a different look this year. Jordan Klipsch is the new head coach after legendary coach Dave Robben retired last season. Klipsch has had a lot of experience playing soccer. He was a four-year varsity player for OHS and was on the team that finished second...

Robben aims for 500th win

Robben aims for 500th win

Carrie Noblitt, Profiles Editor

September 10, 2014

Coach Dave Robben will be going for his 500th boys soccer win on Thursday, Sept. 12, at Oakville when the Tigers take on Marquette in their home opener. The game will begin at 6 p.m. If the tigers win, Robben will be the seventh coach in the history of Missouri high schools to reach 500 wins for the...

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