Basketball struggles with inexperience

Basketball struggles with inexperience

Andy Fernandez and Sports Editor

March 2, 2011

Last season, the boys basketball team finished second in state, losing in the state championship game to Springfield Hillcrest. This year, they did not have as much success. The Tigers made it to the district championship game for the fourth year in a row on Feb. 25. The past three seasons, they...

Duren joins OHS basketball elite

Duren joins OHS basketball elite

Ben Fowler, Reporter

February 24, 2011

A 68-50 loss against Belleville East would not seem that memorable to most Tiger basketball fans, but to Javier Duren (12) that game will be one he will not soon be forgetting. During the game, Duren scored an impressive 21 points, putting him over the 1000 career points mark. His outstanding performance...

OHS wins consolation in collinsville tourney

OHS wins consolation in collinsville tourney

Andy Fernandez, Sports Editor

January 7, 2011

OHS boys basketball finished 3-1 in the Collinsville Tournament on Dec. 28-30. They lost their first game but bounced back strong to win the consolation championship. In the first round of the tourney, the Tigers lost to Plainfield South, 53-50. OHS then moved on to the consolation quarterfinals, where...

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