OHS Soccer Shrugs Off Sluggish Start, Beats Belleville West

Patrick McKelvey, Business Manager

September 24, 2014

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

Spring sports haunted by old man winter

Spring sports haunted by old man winter

Tina Haberberger, Editor-in-Chief

March 2, 2014

Though they are “spring” sports, tryouts begin on Monday, March 3, during winter. This has caused problems for the spring sports in the past two years. Not only is the weather cold for tryouts, but even following tryouts, snow is still coming down. “I probably stress over weather more than anythi...

Boys soccer gears up for playoff run

Carrie Noblitt, Profiles Editor

November 5, 2013

Oakville Boys Soccer has had a successful regular season, being seeded number one in their district and are now moving into the playoffs with confidence. The boys have had a good season with a record of 13-8-1, while also almost beating two of the best teams in state, Vianney and Marquette. Varsity soccer play...

Robben inducted into soccer Hall of Fame

Robben inducted into soccer Hall of Fame

Kellen Yoey, Centerspread

January 11, 2013

For the past 34 years Mr. Dave Robben, OHS soccer coach, has achieved a total of 1,017 wins for boys and girls. Also, he also has two state titles under his belt. Robben was recently inducted into the first Missouri State High School Soccer Coaches Association's first ever Hall of Fame. 11 coaches fro...

Robben acquires his 1,000 victory as girls varsity soccer defeats Northwest

Robben acquires his 1,000 victory as girls varsity soccer defeats Northwest

Andrej Dzidic, Reporter

March 28, 2012

Varsity soccer head coach Dave Robben reached the 1,000 victory mark Tuesday, March 27 when the OHS girls varsity soccer team defeated the Northwest Lions 3-1. The Tigers played a possessive space-oriented  game. Abby Ullo (12) led the attack by scoring the Tiger’s first goal within the first ten...

A kick in the right direction

A kick in the right direction

Kaitlyn Steiger, Sports Editor

November 2, 2011

After last night’s incredible victory against Mehlville, the OHS varsity boys soccer team is prepared to bring home a district title. Tomorrow night the boys will face the ultimate test, playing against top dogs, the Vianney Griffins. Vianney’s record is 18-6-2 while OHS is 17-7-1. Last year we...

Boys soccer overcomes rain, defeats Kirkwood

Boys soccer overcomes rain, defeats Kirkwood

Andrej Dzidic, Reporter

October 28, 2011

Boys varsity soccer played Kirkwood on senior night, Oct. 26, and won 2-0. OHS recently met Kirkwood in a 6-0 win in the CYC Tournament. “I think weather was a factor, but our team adapts well,” said Clay Stocker (12). Throughout the first half, the Tigers maintained possession and played a...

OHS soccer redeems themselves after rough season opener

OHS soccer redeems themselves after rough season opener

Andrej Dzidic, Reporter

September 8, 2011

OHS varsity soccer started out with a rocky start to a promissing season with a loss against Chaminade 4-1 on August 31.  The Tigers started off strong with a goal by Jared Swierk (12) in the first fifteen minutes; however, Chaminade equalized soon after. The Tigers benched one player due to the...

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