Launch Pad

Launch Pad

  • September 10Lady Rocket Netters place Third in New Athens Tournament
  • September 30Pink Out t-shirt order forms are due Wednesday, September 18.
  • September 30No School- Monday, October 8

Junior Lady Rocket Softball Punches Ticket for State!

Briley Rhodes, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Regionals are over and the Jr. Lady Rockets softball team is off to state. In the first game of regionals, the Lady Rockets took on Smithton. The game started off slow for the Lady Rockets, down 6-1 in the top of the 4th innin...

Junior Lady Rockets Travel to State Tournament

Macie Staley, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Okawville Jr Lady Rockets lost their first state game.  The girls took a hard loss with a score of 10-3. We had game tied in the third inning.  The score was 2-2. Then the fourth inning they got runs up on us. By the end of th...

Off to a Great Start

Hannah Miller, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

The junior high girls' basketball season has started out with a win  Their first game was on Thursday, October 18. They beat Centralia, at Centralia.  They won 41 to 25. We pulled away early in the game and kept the lead the ...

The Season of a New Beginning

Jared Juenger, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

The junior high boys' basketball season has already started!  The junior high boys are hoping for a new and improved team this season.  The team seemed to struggle last year as 7th graders. The team has been practicing very h...

A Season Ended Early

Jared Juenger, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

The Okawville Jr. High baseball team’s year has come to an end.  The Jr. Rockets lost to their rival, the Nashville Jr. Hornets, 15 to 0 in their first regional game and last game as a team.  Okawville went through four p...

JH Rockets Soar to Regionals

Jared Juenger, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

The Okawville Jr. High baseball team just recently finished their season Thursday, September 13th.  The team finished with a record of 4-13. The coach is Mr. Rick Gaebe who has coached either Jr. High or High School baseball in...

The Start to a New Season

Briley Rhodes

September 30, 2018

The Okawville Jr. High softball season has begun and is off to a great start, with a record of 10-3. The team had a new edition this year with head coach Haylee Althoff, a former Lady Rocket. The Lady Rockets won the Centralia ...

Off to State

Briley Rhodes

September 30, 2018

Regionals are over and the Jr. Lady Rockets softball team is off to state. In the first game of regionals, the Lady Rockets took on Smithton. The game started off slow for the Lady Rockets, down 6-1 in the top of the 4th innin...

Down to the Wire

Grant Schleifer

February 12, 2018

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

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

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...

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