Garrett Balassi: athlete of the week

Garrett Balassi (12) chases after the ball in a game against Seckman on Sept. 6.

Sammie Phillips, ad director

September 27, 2016

The numbers say it all. In 10 games, 13 goals, five assists and four game winning goals. Garrett Balassi (12) has made a name for himself in Oakville varsity soccer this year. Balassi is the varsity team’s leading scorer. Head Coach David Robben said, “Garrett has the unique ability to score...

Soccer starts CYC tournament with win against Belleville West

Ahmed Ganibegovic (12) celebrates with Thomas Hutcheson (12) after Ganibegovic scored a goal in the Tigers' 3-2 win over Marquette on Sept. 11.

Patrick McKelvey, Business Manager

September 24, 2014

Even though the OHS varsity soccer struggled in their opening game of group play in the CYC Bob Guelker Memorial Soccer Tournament against Belleville West, they still came away with a 1-0 victory. Oakville fought to keep possession in the first half but could not secure the ball against  Belleville...

Robben makes history with 500th win

Coach Dave Robben stands with players Matt Greubel (11) and Samed Ganibegovic (10) after an OHS goal. The Tigers won 3-2 against Marquette, which gave Robben his 500th career win for boys soccer.

Hannah Hoffmeister, editor-in-chief

September 12, 2014

History was made at 7:41 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 11, on the OHS varsity home soccer field. Coach Dave Robben got his 500th win in his 32nd year of coaching boys soccer in Oakville’s 3-2 win over Marquette. He is the first coach in Missouri history to reach 500 wins for both boys and girls soccer. “It...

Robben aims for 500th win

Thomas Hutcheson (12), shown here last season against Francis Howell North, leads the OHS varsity soccer team this season with eight goals in six games.

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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