Oakville Football

As alumni watch rivals’ football game, Panthers prey on Tigers

Pictured above: Mehlville Panthers quarterback Evan Robertson takes the ball from the Flyers in the rain-delayed, mud-soaked game in September. Photo by Bill Milligan.  By Stephen Glover For the Call Behind an explosive running game, the Mehlville High football team defeated archrival Oakville High 51-0 at home last week, as the district’s new Alumni Hall

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First Mehlville High football game moved to Oakville Saturday night

Pictured above: The rain-delayed matchup between Lindbergh High School and Mehlville High School Saturday had all the ingredients of a state playoff game, despite being the first week of the 2019 season. Mehlville fell to Lindbergh 17-10. Photo by Bill Milligan.  By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Mehlville High School’s first home football game will be

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Mehlville bans bags and backpacks from all sporting events in wake of violence at football games

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Pictured above: The rain-delayed matchup between Lindbergh High School and Mehlville High School Saturday had all the ingredients of a state playoff game, despite being the first week of the 2019 season. Mehlville fell to Lindbergh 17-10. Photo by Bill Milligan.  Bags and backpacks will no longer be allowed at

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Football Flyers defeat the Tigers in a shutout

By Stephen Glover For the Call The Lindbergh High football team hammered the Oakville Tigers 28-0 Friday, behind Bobby Tessler’s 186 yards rushing on just 20 carries. The win for Lindbergh (3-1) marked the fifth straight year that the Flyers have beaten the Tigers and was their first shutout since Oct. 3, 2014, a 14-0

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Oakville football team practices with Marines during boot camp

Pictured above: From left to right, Oakville football players Josh Jones, Fred Caruthers and Jacobi Woods swing kettle bells during the bootcamp. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Stephen Glover For the Call One of the keys to success in high-school football is being prepared both on the field as well as in the weight room.

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Oakville High football players read to students

Members of the Oakville High School football team visited Oakville Elementary School last week to read books to students there. School officials say both the elementary school students and the football players enjoyed the experience. Above, Oakville High sophomore Kyle Gokin reads to Oakville Elementary School students.

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Oakville football finishes 3-7 for the season

By Robert Chalupny For the Call The Oakville High School varsity football team fell to Summit 35-21 in playoff action Friday night, ending the Tigers’ season. Oakville finished 3-7 on the year. The season ended on a disappointing note the week before the Tigers’ last game when Oakville lost to its biggest rival Mehlville 32-25

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