Varsity soccer feels success this season

Varsity soccer feels success this season

Sydney Stern, news editor

October 5, 2016

The OHS soccer team is enjoying one of its best seasons in recent history. The team just finished a game against CBC last night, Oct. 3. They went into the game with a 11-5-1 record and lost 2-1. “We did well; we were just unlucky scoring,” forward Aldin Topcagic (11) said. Topcagic...

Varsity soccer takes on Eureka

Varsity soccer takes on Eureka

Casey Kenny, reporter

October 15, 2015

Boys Varsity Soccer suffered a tough loss on Tuesday, October 6 at their home field. They played Eureka, and the game ended with a score of 2-1. Collin Neff (11) started the game off with his goal to put the Tigers in the lead, but in the second half, Eureka scored twice. After scoring, Collin...

Tigers beat Fox in Pink-Out game

Tigers beat Fox in Pink-Out game

Stephanie Torbit, Reporter

October 19, 2012

The OHS soccer team played Fox on Oct. 18 at Roger Estes Field at 7 p.m. It was the first time they played a “pink out” game. “It was really cool because players had pink tape and pink laces,” Brian Tate (12) said. Fox hung around the first half with a score of 0-0. Then in the second half,...

OHS soccer season begins to up and down start

OHS soccer season begins to up and down start

Evan Lachnit, Sports Editor

September 17, 2012

Coming off one of the most successful seasons in OHS Soccer history, the OHS soccer team has high expectations for a season that has had an up and down start. Through eight games the boys are 3-4-1. Oakville started this season tying O’Fallon 2-2 in their season opener. That was followed by a tough...

OHS soccer losses to De Smet, takes home second place

OHS soccer losses to De Smet, takes home second place

Nick Hummel, Reporter

November 23, 2011

After a two overtime, penalty shootout win over Rock Bridge in the Class 3 semifinal game, the Tigers took a 2-0 loss in Saturday’s state final game against De Smet. De Smet scored both their two goals in the first half. The first goal was scored by De Smet’s captain, Louis Berra (12). The second...

Boys Soccer heads to Kansas City for State semifinals

Boys Soccer heads to Kansas City for State semifinals

Andrej Dzidic, Reporter

November 18, 2011

On Saturday Nov. 12, the OHS varsity soccer team defeated Frances Howell 1-0. The OHS soccer team will be playing in the state quarter finals on Friday in Kansas City. “We’re moving onto Kansas City,” varsity head coach Dave Robben said. “With that said, Howell Central was all we could handle.” The...

OHS Varisty Soccer pulls through for a win against Rockwood Summit

OHS Varisty Soccer pulls through for a win against Rockwood Summit

Sarah Girardier, News Editor

November 10, 2011

Despite terrible conditions, with the rain coming in sideways at points, the OHS varsity soccer team did not let anything stop them and pulled through for a 3-1 win against Rockwood Summit on Tuesday in the Class 3 Sectional match at OHS. The action started early, with Jared Swierk (12) scoring the...

OHS Athlete of the Week: Alex Dieckmann (11)

OHS Athlete of the Week: Alex Dieckmann (11)

Andy Fernandez, Online Editor

November 3, 2011

The Tigers defeated district rival Mehlville 2-1 in a nail-bitting game on Nov. 1. With the game tied after regulation, Junior midfielder Alex Dieckmann came up with a huge goal in OT to give the Tigers a win and take them to the district championship game against Vianney. Dieckmann also played a...

A kick in the right direction

A kick in the right direction

Kaitlyn Steiger, Sports Editor

November 2, 2011

After last night’s incredible victory against Mehlville, the OHS varsity boys soccer team is prepared to bring home a district title. Tomorrow night the boys will face the ultimate test, playing against top dogs, the Vianney Griffins. Vianney’s record is 18-6-2 while OHS is 17-7-1. Last year we...

Boys soccer overcomes rain, defeats Kirkwood

Boys soccer overcomes rain, defeats Kirkwood

Andrej Dzidic, Reporter

October 28, 2011

Boys varsity soccer played Kirkwood on senior night, Oct. 26, and won 2-0. OHS recently met Kirkwood in a 6-0 win in the CYC Tournament. “I think weather was a factor, but our team adapts well,” said Clay Stocker (12). Throughout the first half, the Tigers maintained possession and played a...

Oakville soccer tastes victory against rival Mehlville after four year losing streak.

Oakville soccer tastes victory against rival Mehlville after four year losing streak.

Andrej Dzidic, Reporter

October 13, 2011

In the past four years, Oakville varsity soccer has lost to Mehlville every time; however, Tuesday Oct. 11, OHS beat MHS in overtime 2-1. Overall, the game was even throughout. MHS scored early and Oakville equalized late in the second half. MHS and OHS maintained a stalemate until late in the second...

Annual rivalry brings high emotions

Annual rivalry brings high emotions

Nick Hummel, Reporter

October 11, 2011

After a disappointing loss to Mehlville last year, OHS soccer is “pumped” for an opportunity to add onto their three game winning streak against them tonight. Besides the obvious significance of the annual MHS-OHS rivalry, OHS (3-1-0) conference record sits second in the Suburban West Conference,...

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