Norse Notes

Varsity Girls running in their first meet since last season.

Back and Better

First country country meet in a year goes extremely well during these conditions
Isabella Hurley, Staff Writer March 8, 2021

After almost an entire year of no sports for Oakmont, the cross country team was able to start up again and had their first meet on February 13.  “The team has been working so hard each and every...

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Upcoming NFL Season

Predictions for the 2021-22 Season
Cory Snyder, Staff Writer March 3, 2021

This upcoming NFL season should be one for the record books. With Brady coming off a Super Bowl win and Patrick Mahomes looking for revenge, a Super Bowl rematch seems more than likely. But with the...

Junior Mia Hirsch running in a cross-country meet last season

High School Sports: There’s Still Hope

Purple tier allows for resumption of some high school sports
Kate MacPherson, Staff Writer & Editor-in-Chief February 16, 2021

Cross country, Boys Golf, Girls Tennis, and Swim are the first sports currently being allowed to practice as Placer County remains in the purple tier. Many upperclassmen athletes like junior cross country...

Twins Kadie and Elyse Kong both share a love of running, and are both on the Oakmont cross country team.

Sporty sisters

Twin sisters’ experiences on the same sports team
Valentina Moreno, Staff Writer December 13, 2019

Aside from sharing 50% of their DNA, fraternal twins Kadie and Elyse Kong also share a devotion to running. “We have run cross country and track together since sixth grade,” Kadie Kong said. Being...

Sophomore Mia Hirsch celebrates with her medal finishing the FVL meet.

Running Rockstar

Sophomore varsity girls runner Mia Hirsch takes the cross country season by storm.
Valentina Moreno, Staff Writer November 22, 2019

Becoming the fastest female runner on the cross country team, qualifying for state, and becoming Oakmont’s fifth fastest girl in the school’s history to run on the Section Finals course are among Mia...

Oakmont Fall Sports 2019 Recap

Advanced Media November 15, 2019

Advanced Media recaps fall sports and their successful seasons and achievements.

Football Senior Night Recap Video

November 14, 2019

Seniors Samantha Alway and Sophia Socolova recap senior night for the varsity football team.

Vikings stand united at the end of the National Anthem.

Will the Vikings Stomp the Thundering Herd?

Playoffs football game preview
Jack Eby, Staff Writer November 7, 2019

The Oakmont varsity football team is in the playoffs for the first time since 2003, and will take on Elk Grove High School on Friday night. “I’m excited to get one more week to showcase who we are,”...

Oakmont cross country dominates FVL

Cross Country team secures five league titles.
Valentina Moreno, Staff Writer November 5, 2019

Last Wednesday, the Oakmont cross country team victoriously took five league titles, which for many of them, was the most rewarding part of the season. “The best part of the season was discovering...

Junior Sean Myles working to finish the play to ensure the runner is down.

Playoffs Bound

The varsity football team is in the playoffs
Kaitlyn Edwards and Jack Eby November 1, 2019

The varsity football team currently has a record of 6-3, and are going to be in the playoffs no matter the result of tonight’s game against Ponderosa. “We need to win tonight to break our two game...

Meeting Tristyn Keller

Meeting Tristyn Keller

Freshman Football Player Wants to Make Football his Career
Chris Silveira, Staff Writer October 29, 2019

Tristyn Keller is on Oakmont’s frosh football team and would like to pursue football as a career by playing in the NFL later in his life. “I would probably want to be on the Kansas City Chiefs,...

Senior Kane Rosko runs the ball to try to score a touchdown.

Vikings lose in battle against the Knights

Vikings play final home game of the season.
Kaitlyn Edwards, Sports Editor October 28, 2019

Last Friday night, the varsity football team played against Rio Linda and lost with a final score of 63-35. “The one thing that our team did very well was playing as a team,” senior Matthew Kortie...

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