Launch Pad

Launch Pad

  • September 30Pink Out t-shirt order forms are due Tuesday, October 2.

  • September 30No School- Monday, October 8

  • September 30Student Council Meeting this Thursday!

Rockets Begin Practice for a New Season

Nicholas Rulevish, Editor

November 14, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Boys Varsity and JV basketball seasons are beginning to start up again. They have completed conditioning and are now officially practicing. The JV and Varsity teams practice together and last year some of those who practice...

Girls’ Cross Country Team qualifies for State Finals

Nicholas Rulevish, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

Filed under Sports

The postseason is over and the Okawville cross country team made it past Regionals and over to Sectionals. In order to make it to Sectionals, a team had to get within seventh place at their Regional. The girl's team made it qui...

Cross Country Season Starts Well

Nicholas Rulevish, Sports Editor

November 1, 2018

Filed under Sports

Cross country season has begun. The runners are already preparing themselves for regionals. The girls' team took home first place at the Marissa meet. In that meet, Abby Riechmann took home first, Chloe Tepe got third, Megan Coo...

Boys’ Golf season underway

Dylan Clark, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Filed under Sports

The boys' golf season has just begun! as of right now (9/12/18) Coach Travis Kuhn and the Varsity roster consists of Dustin Teter, Jackson Heckert, Brock Fuhrhop, Carson Wiese,  Dylan Clark, Levi Traub. The JV roster consists o...

Off with a Bang

September 30, 2018

Filed under Sports

Cross country season has begun. The runners are already preparing themselves for regionals. The girls team took home first place at the Marissa meet. In that meet, Abby Riechmann took home first, Chloe Tepe got third, Megan Coo...

Fresh/ Soph Rockets Rolling to the End

Nicholas Rulevish

January 31, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Okawville Rockets freshman and sophomore boys basketball team is rolling on in the season with a pretty decent season as of today. As some may remember, the freshman team from this year went to state last year when they we...

It Takes Some Sparkle

Emily Bening

January 31, 2018

Filed under Sports

The annual Okawville High School Cheer Clinic took place on January 25th and 26th, and with no surprise, the turnout was no less than stellar. With 72 girls ranging from grades pre-k all the way up to 8th grade, this year’s ...

Lady Rockets Prepare for Post Season

Megan Schleifer

January 24, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Lady Rockets have had an interesting season to say the least. Nevertheless, they hold a record of 17-7. Senior forward, Madison Hackstadt, tore her ACL during the first two minutes, of the first game, of the season. However, t...

Keeping Traditions Alive

Emily Bening

January 22, 2018

Filed under News, Sports

With season and practices in full swing, the cheerleaders have their hands full managing the O.H.S tradition of keeping the spirit alive. The cheerleaders are responsible for cheering at every home and away junior varsity and var...

County Rivals Join to Play for a Cause

Kaleb Bowers

January 22, 2018

Filed under Sports

The boys basketball team has played well this year with a record of 11 wins and only 5 loses, blowing a couple of teams out of the water. In the Kaskaskian Classic Carlyle tournament, the boys got 2nd place, and in the Mater Dei...

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