Varsity baseball beats Seckman in defensive game

Tyler Chambliss (12) gets ready to bat.

Shelby Hicks, reporter

April 10, 2016

The OHS varsity baseball team managed to clinch the win in their game against Seckman on Friday despite bad weather and few scoring opportunities. The boys fought through the rain and wind on April 8, and even though the weather did not stop until the end, they played a successfully defensive game. “Our...

Varsity baseball looks forward to senior leadership

Varsity baseball looks forward to senior leadership

Johanna Carrigan, reporter

March 9, 2016

The varsity baseball team lost 12 seniors, but that does not mean there will be a lack of senior presence this year. When the team was announced on March 7, 10 seniors were listed on the 2016 roster. A handful of the boys are now third-year varsity players. “We’re going to rely heavily on our...

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....

Varsity softball gets off to blistering start

Patrick McKelvey, Business Manager

September 4, 2014

The OHS Tigers varsity softball team wasted no time getting the season started, winning the Rockwood Summit Tournament for the second year in a row. The three-game tournament was capped off with the championship game on Friday, Aug. 29 when the Tigers beat No. 8 ranked Fort Zumwalt North 1-0. Katie...

Spring sports haunted by old man winter

Boys shovel off the baseball field last spring break after a snow storm late last March.

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...

Baseball battles unfortunate circumstances

Baseball battles unfortunate circumstances

Leo Carroll

March 8, 2013

The season for OHS baseball players is supposed to start on March 15, against Vianney. Unfortunately the field is in no condition to play on. After the snowstorm and precipitation, the field is soaked. On top of potentially missing games, there has not been a chance to have a true tryout. Athletes ...

Twitter take over Oakville

Twitter take over Oakville

Amanda Schlaker , reporter

March 8, 2013

Students have found an interest in Twitter, where people can easily post and update their followers. The teachers at OHS have seen the interest and are responding by joining Twitter. Coaches like Mr. Dan Schoenfeldt and Mr. Rich Sturm, and even Ms. Becky Czuppon, the athletic director, have put th...

Girls Softball Runs out to impressive start

Girls Softball Runs out to impressive start

Evan Lachnit, Sports Editor

August 28, 2012

The OHS girls varsity softball team started off strong with three wins and a tournament championship in their first week of play last week. The Tigers played in the Summit Tournament last Wednesday through Friday (even though all three games were played at OHS). Wednesday the girls started the season...

OHS knocks off top ranked Parkway South

OHS knocks off top ranked Parkway South

Andy Fernandez, Online Editor

September 22, 2011

OHS gave Parkway South their first loss of the season, defeating the visiting Patriots 6-0 on Tuesday, Sept. 20. “They are probably our biggest rival,” head coach Rich Sturm said. “We treated this game like it was any other game. We didn’t make it out to be bigger than it was.  It’s part...

OHS softball works hard to improve

OHS softball works hard to improve

Sarah Girardier, News Editor

September 7, 2011

After an 11-2 loss to Eureka on August 31, the OHS Varsity softball team once again stepped up their game, winning against Lindbergh on Sept. 1with a score of 17-7. Coming off of a winning season last year, winning the State Championship title, Coach Rich Sturm hopes that the team will continue to...

Baseball dominates competition

Ben Fowler, Reporter

April 6, 2011

The boys baseball team started off strong with a record of 5-1 as of April 1. “I’m happy with with how were playing but I know we will get better as the season goes on,” Coach Rich Sturm said. The seasons success continued with a 1-0 win over Seckman on March. 31. Chad Gendron (12) pitched...

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