This pandemic is a nightmare for all sports fans

Camera zooms in on hometown hero, Pat Maroon, during Game 4 against the San Jose Sharks, during the 2018-2019 Western Conference Finals.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

April 27, 2020

On March 23, the Coronavirus outbreak hit St. Louis County, putting everyone in quarantine and taking some of the most important aspects of our life away, like sports. Ever since the middle of March major sports organizations like the National Hockey League and National Basketball Association have po...

Oakville hockey’s fantastic postseason run comes to an end at Enterprise Center

Captain Joe Pybas (12) takes a picture with St. Louis Blues legend Bobby Plager and Dianne Wickenhieser  as he accepts the runner-up plaque at Enterprise Center on March 11.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

March 13, 2020

The Oakville Tiger Hockey club came within one win of a perfect postseason run. On Wednesday, March 11, the Oakville hockey team fell short against Duchesne, losing 3-1 at Enterprise Center in the Wickenheiser Cup final. Despite the final score, the Tigers dominated the offensive zone for much of t...

Oakville hockey heads to Enterprise

OHS Boys Hockey poses in the locker room after winning against Westminster 4-1, advancing to play at Enterprise Center on March 11.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

March 2, 2020

We're going to Enterprise Center!  That's what the Oakville hockey players were shouting as they won the biggest game of their high school career. With time winding down and the Oakville players and fans on their feet, the Tigers knew they would be playing for the Wickenheiser Cup. “It m...

Boys hockey skates to victory in first game of Wickenheiser Cup semifinals

Oliver Right (12) skates in to hug Jack Anderson (11) as he celebrates his first goal in the game. Anderson's unassisted goal gave OHS a lead of 2-1. The Tiger went on to beat Westminster 6-4.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

February 22, 2020

The OHS boys hockey team continued its undefeated playoff run, and are now just one step away from playing at Enterprise Center. OHS conquered Westminster 6-4 on Friday, Feb. 21, in the first game of the Wickenheiser Cup semifinals. The boys will need to beat them one more time, on Feb. 28 at Centene C...

Tiger hockey on the Road to Enterprise

The boys hockey team celebrates after they score a goal against John Burroughs.

Adel Kafedzic and Jojo LaBrier, sports editor

February 11, 2020

After a frustrating 4-15-2 regular season record, OHS hockey has turned things around in the playoffs, making a run for the Wickenheiser cup. The Tigers recently began their postseason run facing John Burroughs, Timberland and Fox in the first round. The boys beat John Burroughs 5-2, Timberland 1...

Field Hockey wraps up season

Allison Brennan (12) blocks the ball as the other team tries to go through her.

Avery Neal, Editor

October 25, 2019

The heat was on for OHS Field Hockey on Thursday (Oct. 24) as they played against Eureka in the first round of state. After a nail biting first half, Eureka finally scored with 1:32 left in the second and held on for a 1-0 win. “It was heartbreaking,” goalie Sam Gindler (12) said. “I lost my footi...

OHS Welcomes Hometown Hero

Jenna Frisella and members of the 7th block broadcast staff interview Pat Maroon on Aug.19 in the Gym A lobby.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

August 26, 2019

OHS recently welcomed a hometown hero back to where it all started. On Aug. 19, Stanley Cup champion and 2007 OHS alumnus Patrick Maroon decided to give OHS a visit. He stopped by for an interview with students from the broadcast and newspaper programs. Maroon was drafted by the Philadelphia Flye...

OHS varsity hockey optimistic heading into playoffs

OHS varsity hockey optimistic heading into playoffs

JoJo Labrier, Sports Editor

February 1, 2019

After ending their regular season on a high note, the OHS varsity hockey team is looking forward to the upcoming playoffs. The tigers beat Parkway West 6-3 in the high school Winter Classic, at Clayton Shaw Park, Jan. 26. OHS came out strong and dominated Parkway West  the entire game. OHS saw g...

Hard work pays off, hockey cheer places second in competition

Emily Schneringer, reporter

March 5, 2017

Oakville Hockey cheerleaders wrap up their season by performing in a competition at Lindbergh High School on Feb. 26. The cheerleaders have been preparing for this competition since November, practicing every Saturday morning and Sunday night. Not only did they use this time to practice, they used...

Hockey comes short of finals

Hockey comes short of finals

Mckenzie Knapp, editor in chief

February 28, 2017

After four years, the Oakville hockey team returned to the semifinals for the Challenge Cup. The only team in their way for the finals at Scottrade Center was St. Louis University High (SLUH), who went to the finals last season and was defeated by Christian Brothers College High (CBC). During the...

Athlete of the week: Kyle Wedbush

Kyle Wedbush (12)

Dominique Robinson, photo editor

February 14, 2017

OHS varsity hockey goalie Kyle Wedbush (12) has played a large role in the team’s success. Wedbush was able to help his team move forward into the semifinal round of the Challenge Cup Tournament. Wedbush has managed to save 88 percent of the shots fired this season, making him one of the team’s...

Hockey cheer holds fundraiser, scholarship at Culver’s

Shanté Crawford, reporter

February 8, 2016

On Feb. 2, the hockey cheer girls hosted a fundraiser at Culver’s to raise money on behalf of the team and to start a college scholarship. Coach Michelle Kawelaske thought it would be a successful way to bring in more money. Half of the money went towards starting a cheerleader scholarship in memory...

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