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  • February 12Lady Rockets @ White Hall Sectional on Tuesday, February 13, 2018

  • January 24Senior Night- Boy's Basketball- February 13, 2018

Down to the Wire

Grant Schleifer

February 12, 2018

Filed under Junior High Sports

On January 23, the Jr. High Boys basketball team began play in regionals, hosted by in Luechtefeld Gymnasium. The first game was set to be the Okawville Rockets against Holy Trinity. As the game began both teams fought fearles...

Lady Rockets Fall Short at Regionals

Grant Schleifer

January 31, 2018

Filed under Junior High Sports

Sadly, the girls lost in the championship to rival town Nashville in a climactic finish in which the Lady Rockets lost by two. The girls still had a great season with the 8th grade team going 20-5 and the 7th grade team going 20...

Boy’s Final Strides on Home Court

Dylan Clark

January 25, 2018

Filed under Junior High Sports

In their last regular season home game on Thursday, January 18, the Okawville Jr. Rockets celebrated eighth grade night before battling the visiting Wesclin Warriors. It was nearly the end of a tough season. While the team pr...

The Start to a New Season

Jared Juenger

January 25, 2018

Filed under Junior High Sports

The Jr. High volleyball team’s season is just underway and they are off to a great start.  The girls are super excited and hoping for a great season.  I asked a few of the players myself.  I asked seventh graders Hannah Mi...

Girl’s Basketball takes a Leaping Start

Dylan Clark

January 22, 2018

Filed under Junior High Sports

  The Jr. High girls this year are seeming almost unstoppable having a 11-2 record. The first tournament in the year, the Okawville Tournament, they were undefeated and won the championship game, on November 3, 2017 again...

Teamwork is the Key to Success

Jared Juenger

January 22, 2018

Filed under Junior High Sports

With regionals near, the JH boys basketball team is pumped up!  They have about 9 more games left.  The 8th grade team will be playing in the Conference Tournament at Breese Central on December 12th, 13th, and 16th.  Then, t...

Coach’s Wish

Grant Schleifer

October 24, 2017

Filed under Junior High Sports, Uncategorized

“Swish!” Goes the net as the JH boys basketball team prepares for the 2017-2018 season. The team will face some difficulties as none of the 8th graders have much experience in JH basketball. A big problem is the team's siz...

Blasting Off to Regionals

Blasting Off to Regionals

September 20, 2017

Junior High Sports