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Going for the goal!

Going for the goal!

Kaitlyn Edwards, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018

Both boys varsity and junior varsity soccer teams at Oakmont are working hard to become the best that they can be this season. The varsity team is working their hardest to make it to playoffs and then, hopefully, state. Varsity “The season is going to go well because this year we have so many ...

Wrestling’s first win

Wrestling’s first win

Kate MacPherson, Staff Writer & Copy Editor

December 3, 2018

Saturday marked varsity wrestling’s first tournament of the season. The team took first place at the Tokay high school invitational for the second year in a row. “Our team is starting to become an actual program where Oakmont will be a high school that’s known [for wrestling],” junior team...

Sports superstitions

Sports superstitions

Ella Pock, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

Oakmont athletes from varying sports have their ways of avoiding bad luck during games. Superstitions have always been a huge part of sports and Oakmont athletes have many superstitions that they take part in. “I always do a routine before I bat,” junior softball player Cami Kerze said. “I’ll...

Review of girls water polo

Review of girls water polo

Alyssa Andres, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

The Oakmont girls water polo season may not have gone how they would have liked, but they have grown closer to each other as a whole. Closing out the season, varsity's overall record was five wins and fourteen losses and junior varsity’s record was nine wins and one loss. Although both varsity and...

Title IX

Title IX

Kyra Barnhard, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

Title IX is an important law that has had a major impact on sports. “Title IX is part of federal civil rights law that states that no person will be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination on the basis of sex in educational programs receiving...

Grip it and rip it

Jascha Molina, Staff Writer & Arts and Entertainment Editor

December 3, 2018

The girls’ golf season has come to an end and the team successfully placed third in league and nearly reached second place. “What our team has accomplished this season is that we almost made it to playoffs, we had a chance to be second place in league,” junior team captain Tara Cormier said....

Sports Superstitions

Sports Superstitions

Ella Pock, Staff writer

November 15, 2018

Oakmont athletes from varying sports have their ways of avoiding bad luck during games. Superstitions have always been a huge part of sports and Oakmont athletes have many superstitions that they take part in. “I always do a routine before I bat,” junior softball player Cami Kerze said. “I’ll...

Kings off to a royal start

Kings off to a royal start

Paul McLaughlin, Staff Writer, Sports Editor, & Copy Editor

November 13, 2018

After a 107-99 win against the Orlando Magic on October 30th, the Kings stand at four straight wins after their 1-3 start, resulting in a 5-3 record. While only having two more wins than losses, the quality of those wins is what matters. They have beaten the playoff-caliber Miami Heat, Washington Wizards...

Season in review: Boys’ water polo

Season in review: Boys’ water polo

Kaitlyn Edwards, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

The varsity boys’ water polo team went 8-2 in league this season, while the junior varsity team went 7-1 in league.  Both teams excelled in their practices and games, and improved their skills to become the best team that they could be. Varsity Boys Water Polo “Our team has definitely imp...

Go after your goals

Jascha Molina, Staff Writer & Editor

November 1, 2018

The girls soccer team is currently training hard for the upcoming season. The team has moved up their place in league this year, which brings out a fresh start and opens many new opportunities for them. “We have a new league and a large group of seniors who I’ve worked with in the last four years....

Senior Night

Grace Smith, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018

Senior night for varsity football is this Friday, October 26. With a record of 4-5, the Oakmont Vikings will be playing against Ponderosa’s Bruins, who have a record of 6-3. This will be the last game of the season and the last game of high school football for the seniors.   “I feel like...

Cross country runners’ bags

Cross country runners’ bags

Kyra Barnhard, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018

When you were on your way home from school, you may have seen the cross country runners’ bags outside on the grass between the parking lot and street while they practice. Well, this is why... “[It is] convenient because [it is] right where we assemble for practice and some students may not have...

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