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OHS football standouts named All-Stars

OHS football standouts named All-Stars

February 5, 2020

Two Oakville High School football players were chosen for the American Cancer Society’s inaugural All-Star High School Football game Dec. 20 at Lindenwood University. This was a historic game, as a high-school all-star game had not been played in St. Louis in 53 years. Matthew Rouse, No. 70 above l...

Students keep Australian animals ‘sew’ warm

Students keep Australian animals ‘sew’ warm

January 31, 2020

Students in intermediate and advanced sewing at Oakville High School made ‘joey pouches’ to help animals stranded by the Australian wildfires, including kangaroo ‘joeys’ and koalas. The students’ work is coordinated with the Animal Rescue Craft Guild, a group of volunteers who produce pouch...

STEAMing it up

STEAMing it up

January 24, 2020

The Mehlville School District held a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Night at Oakville Middle School last week, in which middle school and elementary school students had the opportunity to participate in hands-on learning instructed by Mehlville High and Oakville High students,...

Oakville cheerleaders perform at Citrus Bowl

Oakville cheerleaders perform at Citrus Bowl

January 16, 2020

  The Oakville High School cheerleaders performed in the Citrus Bowl pre-game performance in Orlando, Florida Jan. 1. Squad members traveled as a team to Orlando for a week of rehearsals. The cheerleaders performed in front of 60,000 fans at this popular college football game in the Camping World ...

Oakville volleyball wins districts but loses sectional to Lafayette

Oakville volleyball wins districts but loses sectional to Lafayette

November 7, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call What seemed to be a storybook season for the 2019 Oakville girls volleyball team came to an end last Saturday as the Tigers lost at home to Lafayette 26-24, 25-14 in the Missouri Class 4 state sectional game. The loss for Oakville (29-3-1) broke a four-game winning streak for t...

Football Tigers claw their way to playoffs after rough season, Parkway win

Pictured above: The Oakville High School football team.

November 7, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call After suffering through an eight-game losing streak, the Oakville Tigers football team got a win when it counted the most. The Tigers (2-8) grabbed their first playoff win in district playoff action since 2017 with a 34-26 victory over Parkway South (0-10). “It’s b...

Oakville softball has ‘outstanding’ season, slams out in sectional

Oakville softball has ‘outstanding’ season, slams out in sectional

November 5, 2019

Photos by Bill Milligan. By Stephen Glover For the Call A loss ended hopes for the district champion Oakville softball team in sectionals. The Oakville softball team dropped a 10-3 decision to the Northwest Lions in the Missouri Class 4 state sectional Oct. 23, down 6-0 after the first innin...

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

Mehlville Panthers quarterback Evan Robertson takes the ball from the Flyers in the rain-delayed, mud-soaked game in September. Photo by Bill Milligan.

October 30, 2019

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 of Famers looked on after their induction. The win for the Panthers (6-3) marked their fifth victory in a row...

Oakville volleyball dominates this season, No. 1 seed in the playoff

Oakville volleyball dominates this season, No. 1 seed in the playoff

October 29, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call Oakville High head volleyball coach Lucas Allen is living the dream of just about any first year head coach. With an impressive record of 27-2-1, the Tigers are the No. 1 seed in the Missouri Class 4, District 2 tournament and considered one of the top teams in the sta...

Oakville celebrates Homecoming

Oakville celebrates Homecoming

October 24, 2019

The Oakville High homecoming court. Girls, from left — Lexi Walker, Emma Sullivan, Ashley Durham, Courtney Doerr, Alexis Williams. Boys — Zayn Abusharbain, Brian Horton, Andrew Carter, Adam Leeker, Curtis Schmidt....

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