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Incorporation, schools top 1991 news stories

Incorporation, schools top 1991 news stories

September 23, 2019

By Susan Spanel For the Call Originally published January 2, 1992 Efforts to incorporate South County were the top news stories in 1991, followed by school news both good and bad. Mehlville’s continuing money woes and Lindbergh’s audit, student walkout and boundary changes were hot copy. And then there ...

Oakville’s soccer runs down teams with a goal of returning to playoffs

New Oakville soccer head coach Brad Oestreich takes over for Jordan Klipsch,
who had taken over from longtime coaching legend Dave Robben.

September 5, 2019

By STEPHEN GLOVER For the Call With a core group of six returning starters and a new head coach, the Oakville High boys soccer team is looking to make a return trip to the playoffs. Former assistant Brad Oestreich takes over the program in his third season at Oakville after coaching at Fulton from...

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...

Inspired by Ohler, Lindbergh boys’ soccer team is rebuilding

Inspired by Ohler, Lindbergh boys’ soccer team is rebuilding

August 31, 2018

Despite losing 11 starters to graduation, Lindbergh High head coach Mark Giesing is confident about the 2018 season for his boys’ soccer team. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.  By Jessica Belle Kramer For the Call Lindbergh High School boys’ varsity soccer head coach Mark Giesing is looking to fill the ...

Oakville teacher Dave Robben, winningest soccer coach in high school’s history, is stepping down

Dave Robben

July 13, 2017

By Robert Chalupny For the Call After spending over half a century educating and shaping young minds in the classroom and on the soccer field, Dave Robben will not return to his sanctuary this fall. The Oakville High teacher and winningest soccer coach in the school’s history is retiring after...

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