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Images from Boys Regionals

Megan Schleifer, Senior Staff Writer

March 27, 2020

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Girls Varsity Basketball celebrates 3 senior players

Macie Staley, Staff Writer

March 23, 2020

The Okawville Lady Rockets had their last home game and had senior night January 27th, 2020 in the O’Rena. Megan Schleifer, Delaney Toensing, and Grace Foster were the three seniors being recognized for the night. All three senior...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Celebrates Senior Night

Nicholas Rulevish, Editor-in-Chief

March 19, 2020

On Tuesday, February 18, the boy’s basketball team celebrated their senior members of the team.  There are only two senior members on the team, Jackson Heckert and Ethan Bening. They both started the game against a much improve...

Freshmen/Sophomore Boys’ Basketball Season Comes to an End

Jared Juenger, Staff Writer

March 19, 2020

The 2019-2020 basketball season has come to an end for the freshmen and sophomores.  I asked freshman Dillon Teter, “How do you think the season went overall?” Teter responded with, “I thought it went alright.  We all need ...

Lady Rocket Softball Begins Season

Briley Rhodes, Staff Writer

March 11, 2020

The 2020 high school softball season is off to a start for the Lady Rockets with their first practice being last Monday.  This year there is a change to the team with Jon Kraus taking over as head coach and assistant Travis Kuhn...

Frosh/Soph Rockets Notch First Wins

Jared Juenger, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

The freshman and sophomore boys’ basketball teams are continuing to put in the work needed to succeed.  Once school started back up after winter break, the Rockets realized their season was almost over. They practiced nearly eve...

Rocket Basketball Blasts Off!

Nicholas Rulevish, Editor-in-Chief

January 14, 2020

The Rockets season is underway, and there’s a lot to talk about. The team has had two tournaments and a couple of regular-season games as well. After their first ten games they have a record of 6-4, which is pretty good consi...

Frosh/Soph Rockets Mid Season Recap

Jared Juenger, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

Basketball season is in full swing at Okawville High School!  Along with the boys JV and varsity teams, the freshman and sophomore team have also started competing.  Okawville is fortunate and has enough boys that play baske...

Lady Rockets participate in Paws Shootout

Megan Rennegarbe, Staff Writer

January 10, 2020

On Saturday, January 4th, Breese Central hosted the Paws Shootout. This shootout was sponsored by Jansen Chevrolet. The Okawville Lady Rockets participated in this shootout, both the JV and Varsity team played Goreville. The ...

Lady Rocket Netters Finish Season

Megan Rennegarbe, Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

The Lady Rocket Volleyball Team played in the Regional Tournament October 29th - 31st. Their first match in Regionals was against Madison. They played an amazing game beating Madison by 15 points both matches. They ended up wit...

Lady Rockets begin Season

Briley Rhodes, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

The Lady Rockets started the season off with the Nashville invitational tournament.  The starters for the Varsity team are Megan Schleifer, Delaney Toensing, Megan Rennegarbe, Briley Rhodes, and players Raegan Luechtefeld and ...

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