Launch Pad

Launch Pad

  • Lady Rocket Netters place First in Trico Tournament
  • No School- Monday, October 14
  • Student Council Meeting this Thursday!

Lady Rocket Basketball conditioning has begun

Briley Rhodes, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

The high school girls’ basketball team has started conditioning for this year’s season.  Players who are not currently involved in fall sports are expected to attend. Members starting the conditioning right now are Senior Delaney To...

Girls Cross Country continues improvement

Chloe Tepe, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

The girl’s cross country team had two meets this past week.  The first one was the Chester Invitational. Megan Cook got 4th with the time of 21:05, Cindy Snyder got 14th with the time of 22:01, Chloe Tepe got 20th with the ti...

Girls’ Golf Season Begins

Macie Staley, Staff Writer

September 17, 2019

The Okawville Jr. Sr. High School girls' first golf match was against Mascoutah and Gibault. They placed 2nd with the team's overall score being 211. The girls who played that match were Chloe Kraus with a score of 42, Amy Koch wi...

Lady Rocket Netters place Third in New Athens Tournament

Megan Rennegarbe, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

Starting on September 4th, the Lady Rockets volleyball team had a Labor Day Tournament in New Athens that lasted until September 6th. Their first games were on Wednesday the 4th and they played against Pinckneyville and New A...

Lady Rocket Cross Country begins Season

Chloe Tepe, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

The girls' Cross Country team had a really good start to their season. They started the season off with the New Athens invitationals. Megan Cook got 3rd with the time of 20:39, Chloe Tepe got 9th with the time of 22:28, Cindy g...

Lady Rocket Volleyball Launches Season

Megan Rennegarbe, Staff Writer

September 10, 2019

On Tuesday, August 27, the Lady Rockets Volleyball team started off the season with a win to Marissa. Both JV and Varsity had an excellent game. JV won 15-19 and Varsity won 22-19. They also played on Thursday, August 29, against...

The Rockets Ride to Supers

Nicholas Rulevish, Editor-in-Chief

April 13, 2019

The Rockets in year’s past have been very successful and added on to that success this season. Even though they didn’t make it to State, it’s still quite impressive what they were able to accomplish. They pulled off ano...

Lady Rockets Blast off to a New Season

Briley Rhodes, Staff Writer

April 13, 2019

The Lady Rockets softball season is coming to a start with their first practice just happening this week. Their first game is March 13th versus Centralia.  The coaches for this year's team are Aaron Tebbe and Chris Goforth. ...

Rockets fight through Mater Dei tournament

Nicholas Rulevish, Editor

January 15, 2019

It is now the middle of the season for our boys' basketball team. The Rockets are currently victorious in every one of their regular season games. Recently they’ve beaten Gibault Catholic, Roxana, and Waltonville. However, the t...

Izabella Loquasto, Staff Writer

January 15, 2019

This year's OHS cheerleaders are lead by Coach Amy Welch. There are 13 members on the squad. The oldest members are juniors Alyssa Jenkins, Anna Schmersahl and Abby Schmersahl.  The sophomore members are Jordyn Curtis, Bryleigh Pre...

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