Tigers rush through Parkway South in first game of district playoffs

Jake Cracchiolo (12) rushing down the fields leading the Tigers to their first playoff win since 2014.

Davin Smith, Sports Editor

November 2, 2019

The Tigers wasted no time letting out a season of frustration as they jumped out to a 6-0 lead on the opening kickoff, with Parkway South fumbling the ball and Kobe Foster (10) picking it up at taking it to the house.  This helped the tigers jump to a 27-0 lead on their way to a 34-26 victory,...

Volleyball ‘sets’ themselves up for sectionals

Julia Klump (12) hoist the hard fought district championship plaque up, after beating Seckman in the finals.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

October 31, 2019

After ending their regular season with a remarkable record of  27-2-1, the girls volleyball team traveled to Northwest Cedar Hill on Wednesday, Oct. 30, and took home a hard fought district championship. The girls beat Lindbergh in the semifinals match. They won in two games, 25-17 and 25-16, sendi...

OHS alumni win student award at Mid-America Emmy for high school broadcast

Caden Turner, Jeff Kuchno, and Louis Luong stand on the red carpet with their awards.

Cassandra Ludwig, Webmaster

October 9, 2019

Former Oakville High School students Louis Luong and Caden Turner were honored as winners of a 2019 Student Award for Excellence at the 43rd annual Mid-America Emmy Gala Saturday night, Oct. 5, at the Branson Convention Center in Branson, Missouri. “It was awesome!” said Turner. “All of us were dappered up...

Band marches to third place at Tiger Ambush Classic

Drum majors Ben Lanier (11), Carley Hopkins (12), and Kayla Cormack (12) hold the trophy with  sophomore color guard captain Andrew Blanchette.

Cassandra Ludwig, Webmaster

September 26, 2019

The OHS band placed third out of 29 schools and the guard placed second overall at the Tiger Ambush Classic at Edwardsville High School on Sept. 21.  The band competed in the 4A class, the highest class of the competition.  “I thought it went well. A little bit hectic,” said drum major Carley Hopkins (...

Girls volleyball rebounds from Lafayette loss

Emily Schellhase (12), Liv Klump (10), Tess McConnell (9), and Julia Klump (12) celebrate a point in a recent victory over Affton.

Jojo LaBrier, Sports Editor

September 12, 2019

  The varsity volleyball team started its fall season with a tough three-game loss to area power Lafayette on Aug. 30. The entire match was a tug-of-war battle, but the girls were not able to beat the Lancers strong offense. “We battled back and forth with them,” said head coach Lucas...

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