Tennis court renovations cause a racket

The Oakville tennis team's home courts, located at Bernard Middle School, under construction and half painted right before the girl's senior night matches.

Emily Miller, opinions editor

September 20, 2016

Despite renovations to the tennis courts in the middle of their season, the Oakville tennis team looks on the bright side of the inconvenience. Oakville’s home courts are located at Bernard Middle school and were in need of repair, due to the large cracks in the ground, however the team was not...

Tennis loses against Parkway South

Tennis loses against Parkway South

Sydney Stern, news editor

May 5, 2016

The OHS boys tennis team lost 0-9 on Wednesday, April 27 at a home game against Parkway South. “It’s going to be a challenging match for the boys. This is a good program, Parkway South, but we are up for the challenge,” Mr. Bill Ebert, tennis coach, said just before the match started. Four...

Tennis nets a win on senior night

The 2015 girls tennis team poses just before their match. Photo courtesy of Rachel Kendrick.

Shelby Hicks, reporter

September 21, 2015

The tigers pulled out an overall win on Sept. 16, defeating Mehlville 6-3. However, that was not what made the day special for the team. On Wednesday, the OHS girls tennis team had their senior night. Many of the girls had different emotions and thoughts towards their game. Everyone knew that it was...

Tennis feels the love

On match day, 27 of the 55 tennis players relax in the shade.

Shelby Hicks, reporter

September 15, 2015

Sharing courts with one other person can be stressful, but sharing them with 55 others can be crazy. Over the years the OHS tennis team has grown in many ways. For the 2015 fall season, they have 55 girls on the team. “I think this sport is growing because of the current players encouraging others ...

Tennis looking to rebound after rough start

Tennis looking to rebound after rough start

Brendan Jost , online editor

April 26, 2013

The OHS tennis team has struggled so far with an 0-3 record to start the year. The loss of number one player, Messy Dedic (12), does not help either. Despite the losses, the Tigers are steadily improving everyday.   “We need to work on our technical skill, and our new coach ( Mr. Nick Jannett)...

Tennis team gets top ranking going into district play

Ben Fowler, Reporter

October 4, 2010

Ranked number one going into Districts, the girls tennis team has “strong, hardworking players” according to tennis coach Linda Gebauer. The team is having an impressive season this year with a record of 8-5 which is twice as well as last season. Gebauer says that this years team is more competitive....

Young team strives to overcome

David Rohlmann, Reporter

August 29, 2010

The varsity girls tennis is young team with eight  new players and only two returning, but they’re showing promises to a winning season. With their top two singles players, Kristina Lupo (12) and Niki Hudacek (11), and the top doubles team, Blair Lamatina (12) and Jenna Lamantina (12), the team...

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