OHS Diver places fifth at State Championships

Mason Meinershagen (9) smiling after her fifth place at the state dive competition.

Grace Foley, reporter

March 2, 2020

 OHS diver Mason Meinershagen (9) had no idea what to expect for her first season of high school diving. However, she ended up on a podium at the Missouri Girls Swimming and Diving State Championships. “I wasn’t (even) expecting to qualify,” said Meinershagen. She qualified on Tuesday, ...

Eight girls go to state swim meet, Heveroh places

Posing for a picture in front of the pool, Hannah Baker (12), Chloe Dedic (12), Allison Schmitz (12), Casey Landmann (12), Sarah Daues (10), Maddie Poertner (10), Meg Heveroh (9), and Allison Streb (11) smile for a picture before competing on Feb. 16.

Nicole Neher, editor in chief

March 2, 2018

Meg Heveroh (9) broke numerous school records and qualified for state in her first year in the OHS swim program. For nearly the entire season, it appeared that she would be the only OHS swimmer to qualify. Heveroh, however, did not go to state alone. OHS swimmers Casey Landmann (12), Sarah Daues (10), M...

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...

Small team, big bond

Nico Cracchiolo (12) practices swimming butterfly after a swim meet.

Emily Schneringer, reporter

October 20, 2016

A total of nine swimmers make up the Oakville boys swim team, almost half the amount of swimmers from the previous year. The small team has allowed the swimmers to become close. The team does a lot of team bonding. The swimmers have previously gone to Buffalo Wild Wings together and organized a pasta...

Girls swim competes at Suburban West Conference

Taylor Boles, reporter

February 19, 2016

OHS girls swim team made a splash during their final meet at the competitive Suburban West Conference Feb. 11 and Feb. 12. One swimmer, Allison Streb (9), qualified for state in 100 Backstroke with a time of 102.53 seconds. “I was really happy when I got the state cut because I have been working...

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...

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