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Junior High Volleyball celebrates 8th grade night

Laura Cook, Staff Writer

March 19, 2020

Thursday, March 12 is the 8th graders' final chance to shine at a volleyball home game. There are 13 eighth graders including Samantha Friess, the manager. This year's eighth-graders are Annie Culli, Maggie Sawicki,  Madisyn Wiens...

Jr. Rocket Basketball Season Ends

Bennett Krohne, Staff Writer

February 6, 2020

The Jr. High boys basketball season has come to an end. The Rockets struggled this season and they had a total of 3 wins. They played Signal Hill for a play-in game in regionals on January 28. Signal Hill cut the Rockets' postseaso...

Junior Rocket basketball winding down

Bennett Krohne, Staff Writer

January 16, 2020

  The Okawville Jr. Rockets regular season is coming to an end. Okawville struggled this season with a record of 3-19. Regionals start on January 28. In the meantime, the Rockets play the Wesclin Warriors and Sparta-Lincoln...

Junior Rocket Volleyball holds tryouts

Laura Cook, Staff Writer

January 13, 2020

Monday, January sixth, the first day of junior high volleyball tryouts for grades 5-8. The other tryout date was January 8th; a separate tryout date was scheduled for the girls in basketball and girls who were cheerleaders on ...

Jr. Rockets keep fighting

Bennett Krohne, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

The Jr. Rockets are 3-13 about midway through the season. After their first win against Lebanon, the Rockets fell to the Albers-Damiansville Cougars. Then, the Rockets hosted St. Rose and won their second game. After that win...

Jr. Lady Rockets continue undefeated season

Adysen Harre, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

The Jr.  Lady Rockets basketball team have continued their season off undefeated.  They have been undefeated all season so far beating all teams in their conference.  They played Aviston recently who was also undefeated but end...

Jr. Lady Rocket Basketball begins season

Adysen Harre, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

The Jr. High girls basketball season has begun.  The girls have managed to keep an undefeated season so far!  The Okawville Jr High girls basketball tournament happened and our Jr. Lady Rockets took home first place, beating ...

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