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Veterans key as Oakville High soccer team showcases its ‘grit-and-grind style’

Veterans key as Oakville High soccer team showcases its ‘grit-and-grind style’

September 1, 2018

By Stephen Glover For the Call There is a long and storied tradition of winning for Oakville Senior High varsity boys’ soccer, and head coach Jordan Klipsch believes that his Tigers have the “grit and grind” to get back to that in 2018. Oakville is looking to bounce back from an 11-12-1 campaign, as...

Low turnout could affect Oakville golf

Oakville High head coach Emily Baker says golfers can still join the Oakville Tigers girls’ golf team this season and have an opportunity to hit the links. Photo by Bill Milligan. 

August 31, 2018

Oakville High head coach Emily Baker says golfers can still join the Oakville Tigers girls’ golf team this season and have an opportunity to hit the links. Photo by Bill Milligan.  By Stephen Glover For the Call With the 2018 girls’ varsity golf season now underway, the Oakville Senior High Tiger...

Tigers tennis banking on its experience

Oakville High School head coach Bill Ebert believes his varsity girls’ tennis team could make it to sectionals this year. Photo by Bill Milligan.

August 31, 2018

Oakville High School head coach Bill Ebert believes his varsity girls’ tennis team could make it to sectionals this year. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Stephen Glover For the Call With the 2018 season starting next week, the Oakville Senior High varsity girls’ tennis team already has their sights set...

Oakville High football team hoping to score victories in ‘golden’ 2018

Oakville High football team hoping  to score victories in ‘golden’ 2018

August 29, 2018

Oakville High head coach Arlee Conners is pleased with the hard work his players put in during the offseason and hopes that translates to wins on the field this fall. Photo by Bill Milligan By STEPHEN GLOVER For the Call After a solid summer campaign, the Oakville Senior High varsity football team i...

Oakville volleyball team hopes for a breakout season in 2018

Oakville volleyball team hopes for a breakout season in 2018

August 28, 2018

By Stephen Glover For the Call After posting a record of 13-13-1 last season, the Oakville Senior High varsity girls’ volleyball team is looking to have a breakout year. “We have quite a few players coming back this year,” Oakville head coach Kristina Kanallakan said. “We’re looking very soli...

Oakville swimming welcomes youth movement

Oakville swimming welcomes youth movement

August 28, 2018

The Oakville High School varsity boys’ swim team welcomes a new crop of younger athletes this year, a phenomenon head coach Dan Schoenfeldt believes will take the team to a new level. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Stephen Glover For the Call A youth movement is underway with the Oakville Senior High varsity boys...

Oakville High principal apologizes for speech

Oakville Principal Jan Kellerman with a student.

August 28, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Oakville High School principal apologized last week for a speech on the first day of school encouraging adherence to the dress code that some students and parents thought was sexist and the Mehlville School District called “inappropr...

Oakville football team practices with Marines during boot camp

Oakville Bootcamp

July 19, 2018

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. The Oakville Tigers received a unique opportunity last month as they were coached through a boot-camp-style workout conducted by the United States Marine Co...

Two Oakville High students set to play in the St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra

Two Oakville High students set to play in the St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra

July 1, 2018

Oakville High School senior Madison Hassler and junior Colin Akers were selected to play in the audition-only St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra for the 2018–2019 season. The orchestra features players aged 12 to 22 from 40 schools all over the bi-state region, according to a news release. Both Madiso...

Mehlville School District eyes turf at Oakville, Mehlville High School baseball fields

Oakville High School's newly installed turf, as seen in summer 2018.

By Emily Klein, Staff Reporter

June 27, 2018

By Emily Klein Staff Reporter emilyklein@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville Board of Education is urging administrators to look into the cost of installing turf on the district’s baseball fields, but the board hasn’t yet taken any action to start a plan. Board President Samantha Stormer said at the Ju...

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