Field hockey adapts to playing on home turf for first time

Emma Rose Seger (11) defends the ball before it gets to the goal.
October 3, 2019

At the beginning of the fall sports season, field hockey finally got to feel at home. After years of playing on the Oakville Middle School field, field hockey finally got the opportunity to practice...

OHS replaces turf for first time in 11 years

Drone shot of the new OHS field.
September 26, 2018

Over the summer, Oakville High School replaced its football field with new turf for the 2018-2019 school year. The last time that the field surface was replaced was in 2007, so school district officials...

OHS prepares for summer renovations

As the school year comes to a close, the track begins to be painted red.
May 22, 2018

Many changes are happening at OHS this summer. The school will be getting new heating and air conditioning units, stair tread, and a refurbished roof. In addition to all these changes, OHS will be getting...

Turf troubles OHS

The turf field consists of mainly black rubber pellets, which conceal the green fibers on the field.
September 23, 2016

It’s no surprise that the OHS football field has just about reached its expiration date. According to homeguides.sfgate.com, a football field needs to have its artificial turf replaced every five...

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