Volleyball advances to playoffs

Brendan Jost , online editor

May 16, 2013

The OHS boys volleyball team placed second in districts to advance to the playoffs. They beat Francis Howell Central, Ritenour, and Fort Zumwalt West by a score of 2-0. CBC was the only loss by a score of 0-2. “We had really good chemistry and we were laid back,” Jake Duckworth (12) said. No...

Athlete of the Week: Jake Duckworth

Athlete of the Week: Jake Duckworth

Brendan Jost , Online editor

April 10, 2013

The OHS volleyball team is off to an impressive 5-1 record to start the season. The Tigers beat Fox 2-0 on April 9 at OHS. A key contributor to the success has been top player Jake Duckworth (12).   “He has been dominating, especially with six aces against Fox,” teammate Brian Tate (12) said. &nb...

Tigers open up 4-0, suffer first loss

Tigers open up 4-0, suffer first loss

Leo Carroll, Sports Editor

April 8, 2013

The OHS boys volleyball team beat Parkway South in three games on April 2. The big win increased the Tiger's record to 4-0. The preseason rankings for volleyball in Missouri seeded OHS eighth, but after beating Parkway South, who beat SLUH the day before, the Tigers are projected to be ranked fourth. ...

Tigers look to repeat

Tigers look to repeat

Brendan Jost, Reporter

May 1, 2012

The OHS volleyball team amassed a perfect record and a state championship last year. This year, they have been less than perfect with a 13-12 record and losing seven of their last eight. “It’s hard to follow that team, but we have our own goals,” Brian Tate (11) said. One thing that has been...

Athlete of the Week: Jake Duckworth (11)

Athlete of the Week: Jake Duckworth (11)

Andy Fernandez, Online Editor

April 19, 2012

Boys volleyball has started the season well after winning a state championship last year. A big part of the team’s 9-5 record is Jake Duckworth (11). The Tigers went 3-1 last week, and Duckworth had a hand in all the games. Tuesday, April 10 against Parkway South, Duckworth had nine kills to help...

Volleyball remains undefeated

Volleyball remains undefeated

Andy Fernandez, Sports Editor

May 6, 2011

With only two games remaining before districts, volleyball still is still undefeated at 26-0. At the beginning of the season, boys volleyball had their sights set on becoming the first public school to win a state championship.  Their goal is becoming closer to a reality. “[Coach Morgan Lucas]...

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