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Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

The Student News Site of Oakmont High School

Norse Notes

Oakmont girls varsity and JV water polo teams pictured on senior night.

A Swimmingly Successful Season

Emma Price and Isa Moore November 16, 2021

Oakmont’s girls water polo finished the year with an overall record of 10-6 and a league record of 6-2, putting the team in second place in the league. The team’s winning pattern during the 2021 season...

The Oakmont Girls Tennis team poses for a photo together.

Oakmont girls tennis makes history

Anirudh Mepperla and Remi Royer November 2, 2021

For the first time since 1995, the Oakmont girls tennis team has won the league title, finishing with a 15-1 record. Right from the start, the team, including team captain and senior Mierra Ong, had...

Oakmont and Nevada Union prepare to face off.

Especially Bright Friday Night Lights

Anirudh Mepperla and Remi Royer October 25, 2021

On Friday, Oct. 15, the Oakmont football team hosted Nevada Union in the first Homecoming Game since 2019. The Oakmont football team had a joyful experience, coming out onto the field to play their...

Oakmont’s fierce water polo players battling it out in the pool.

Oakmont Girls’ Water Polo Team Wins Victory Over Roseville Tigers

Teagan Fair, Staff Writer September 3, 2021

On Wednesday, Sept. 1, the Oakmont girls water polo team faced the Roseville Tigers and won, 14-9. The coach blew his whistle and two equally determined teams were off to the center of the pool. As...

Ella Pock (4) and Chloe Kelly (14) secure a spectacular block against Vista.

Vikings’ Varsity Coming Home

Sophia Earnest, Features Editor August 27, 2021

On August 24, the Oakmont’s Varsity Girls Volleyball team played their second game of the season against Vista del Lago on Viking territory. Varsity followed the Oakmont’s Junior Varsity team,...

The Oakmont varsity football team make their entrance into the first game of the year.

Oakmont football makes much anticipated return

Anirudh Mepperla and Remi Royer August 27, 2021

On Friday, August 20, the Oakmont varsity football team played its first game in front of a home crowd since 2019, eventually falling to Roseville High School  7-42.  In spite of the result, all...

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

Sporty sisters

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

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?

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

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...

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