Varsity basketball defeated by Lindbergh

Brenden Gillmann has the ball at the SLU game earlier this year.

Hannah Hoffmeister, editor-in-chief

January 22, 2016

Heading into the Jan. 20 game at Lindbergh, the OHS varsity basketball team was riding a two-game winning streak after wins against Lutheran North and Clayton last week. After starting the season 2-9, this seemed like a good point in the season to start winning again. However, Lindbergh stopped the...

Teachers and students will face off in basketball game for cancer research

Hannah Hoffmeister, editor-in-chief

January 13, 2015

Usually teachers and students work together towards a common goal: learning new concepts and being able to communicate them. On Jan. 14, teachers and students will go against each other in a competition for a cause. The Student vs. Faculty basketball game will be on Wednesday, Jan. 14 at 6:30 p.m....

Basketball looks to mix experience with new blood

Basketball looks to mix experience with new blood

Evan Lachnit, Sports Editor

December 2, 2013

With the team returning the two leading scorers from the past two years, the varsity boys basketball team looks to claim a district title — and perhaps much more. Returning are the team’s top two scorers, seniors Austin Gillmann, who committed to St. Louis University this summer, and guard Ervin...

Tigers start off season with a loss

Tigers start off season with a loss

Evan Lachnit, Sports Editor

December 6, 2012

The OHS boys basketball team started their season with a disappointing 51-44 loss to Rockwood Summit in their home opener Dec. 4. The Tigers came out playing hard and aggressive in the first half. The Tigers played a two-three zone on defense and was playing it very well, but Summit could not miss from th...

OHS basketball drops three straight in Illinois

OHS basketball drops three straight in Illinois

Nick Hummel, Reporter

January 5, 2012

After starting off the season with a record of 1-4, OHS boy’s basketball headed into the Collinsville Holiday tournament hoping for a few wins. However their hopes were quickly thrashed as they ended the tournament winless, to put their overall record at 1-8. OHS began the tournament against the...

Athlete of the Week: Austin Gillmann (10)

Athlete of the Week: Austin Gillmann (10)

Andy Fernandez, Online Editor

December 13, 2011

Even though boys basketball finished the Webster Groves tournament without a win, center Austin Gillmann (10) was at the top of his game. Through the first three games of the season, Gillmann is averaging 12.7 points per game, 2.33 blocks per game and 9.7 rebounds per game.  In the season opener...

Pep Rally: More laughs, more smilies, and more fun!

Pep Rally: More laughs, more smilies, and more fun!

Mikayla Putz, Entertainment Editor

September 9, 2011

Spirit Week is over, but homecoming is just beginning. The 2011 Pep Rally was a huge hit. From the “Golden Guys” to the chocolate pudding sandwiches, everyone in the room was laughing. Even though the Pep Assembly was moved inside due to threatening weather, the majority of students still seemed...

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