FCCLA makes OHS history

Kayla Jackson (12), Eve Talarski (11), Courtney Doerr (12), Megan Blanchard (11),  Madelynn Turner (12), and Morgan Orr (12) pose for a picture with their gold certificates after receiving news they qualified for state.

Avery Neal, Social Media Coordinator

February 11, 2020

On Jan. 15, FCCLA competed in a Star Competition in Belgrade, MO, and made OHS history. Six girls competed, placed gold, qualified for state.  Competitors and topics from OHS included Kayla Jackson (12) and Eve Talarski (11) for Event Management, Courtney Doerr (12) for Interior Design, Megan B...

Field Hockey wraps up season

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

Avery Neal, Social Media Coordinator

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...

FCCLA earns silver at state

Megan Blanchard (10), Kayla Jackson (11), and Megan Miller (12) smile proudly with their medals.

Kristin Kuchno, reporter

April 3, 2019

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) at OHS took home the silver medals at the recent state competition.     On March 17-19, three students traveled to Tan-Tar-A Resort at the Lake of the Ozarks for FCCLA state. Megan Miller (12) for Career Investigation, Ka...

Athlete of the week: Bailey Brown

Athlete of the week: Bailey Brown

Jordan Peters, reporter

February 22, 2017

This year, Oakville’s girls swim team has had many successes, including two swimmers qualifying for state. Bailey Brown (12) qualified for state this season for the first time in her event, the 100 fly. Brown qualified for state at the conference meet held at Lindbergh with a time of 1:01.57, the...

13 students receive top rating at state solo & ensemble festival

Jacob Kauffmann, webmaster

May 10, 2016

Earlier this year, 35 band students from OHS qualified to attend all-state solo and ensemble. On Saturday, they went to Mizzou to compete. During the solo and small ensemble contest, a student or group performs a song in front of a single judge, who grades them on a scale of 1 to 5 and provides feedback....

Boys relay swims to state

Boys relay swims to state

Kelly Ries, Reporter

October 1, 2013

Nick Zeltmann (12), Zach Neisius (10), Jake Landmann (12), and Ryan Brady (12), qualified for State While swimming the 200 free relay  at the Lindbergh swim meet on September 19, 2013. This was the fourth time that the boys had raced this relay, completing it in 1:33:73. The boys didn’t think that t...

Cross country juniors race strongly at state

Cross country juniors race strongly at state

Rachel Scott, Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2012

Three OHS cross country runners competed in Jefferson City on November 3 for the chance to win a state title and medal. Although no seniors competed, three juniors strongly finished the 2012 season and the last meet of the year. Melissa Brown (11), the only girl to make it past districts this season,...

Tigers send three to state wrestling tournament

Tigers send three to state wrestling tournament

Andy Fernandez, Online Editor

February 13, 2012

Three OHS wrestlers qualified for state at the district wrestling tournament at Lindbergh High School last weekend (Feb. 10-11).  Jimmy Broderick (11), Tyrone Willis (11) and Dominic O’Neil (10) will all be going to the state wrestling meet in Columbia, MO this weekend. “It was 2006 when we last...

Two OHS students perform at All-State Band Competition

Two OHS students perform at All-State Band Competition

Elise Wagener, Managing Editor

February 14, 2011

Members of the Missouri All-State band performed at the Tan-Tar-A Resort in Lake of the Ozarks on Jan. 29. Two students represented OHS in the performance: clarinet player Mike Reynolds (12) and bari saxophone player Alex Mathews (11). OHS has seen many great musicians throughout the years, but Mathews...

Bromeier & Jackson advance to state

Bromeier & Jackson advance to state

Andy Fernandez, Sports Editor

February 14, 2011

Last year at the district wrestling tournament, Jon Bromeier (10) and Matt Jackson (12) came close to qualifying for state, Bromeier two matches away and Jackson one match away. This year, Bromeier and Jackson both went 3-1 in the district tournament at Northwest High School, advancing them to the...

Hoffman qualifies for state

Hoffman qualifies for state

Andy Fernandez, Sports Editor

January 19, 2011

Girls swimmer Morgan Hoffman (9) went in to the Rockwood Summit meet on Jan. 13 knowing that if she knocked one second off her time, she would qualify for state. At the meet, Hoffman recorded a time of 56.99 seconds, nearly two seconds less than her previous time of 58 seconds. That time will get...

Bast and Brown go to State

Bast and Brown go to State

Ben Fowler, Reporter

November 15, 2010

Jake Bast (11), one of the top runners at OHS, has previously placed 21st and 18th in state. Unlike his past years Bast didn’t do his best at state this year because he wasn't at “full strength”, according to Coach Mike Bishop. Bast explains that his injury kept him out of running for about...

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