Archive for 'Sports'

Gimme a V!

Gimme a V!

OHS Cheer Squad makes cuts for 2015-2016 season By Allison Truong   Oakland High’s annual cheerleading tryouts week occurred in the week of March 30. During the actual tryouts, which happened on Friday, April 3, students [...]

Goal in sight

Goal in sight

OHS boys’ soccer might top the league By Dennis Le Oakland High’s boys’ soccer team is scoring their way to the top! The team is showing why they are the best and how they don’t take [...]

Bright spots shine in uneven dance performance

Bright spots shine in uneven dance performance

By Jake Kim Teacher Charlotte Ritter’s Advanced Dance class performed in the auditorium during periods 3 and 4 on January 29 for selected classes from the school. The performance included nine ensemble dances, to music ranging [...]

Tee up for PE credit

Tee up for PE credit

By Sunny Dhivar The First Tee program takes OHS students, including members of the school golf team, golfing every Tuesday for credits and practice. Some students join golf to earn their PE credits. Rather than dressing [...]

Soccer team eyes the goal

By: Gerardo Aguilar OHS’s boys’ soccer team started practicing October 12 on the school soccer field for conditioning and to get the right squad to play in the team. The team will play an exceptional amount [...]

Catfish Takes Silver

By Minnie Nguyen On April 26, Oakland High School’s swim team competed in the Oakland Athletic League Finals at Mills College, against Skyline High School and Oakland Technical High School. The event determined each school’s final [...]

Disappointing Senior Night still had high points

By Jordan Grundy O-High lost by four points in a hard-fought home game against McClymonds High School on Senior Night, February 21, due to McClymonds’s strong athletes and great passing.   O-High made many strong points [...]

Snow trip gives students a new perspective

Snow trip gives students a new perspective

By Shanina Mask & Boston Fortenberry On March 21 through March 23, Oakland High School teachers took students to Arnold, California, rewarding students with a rare opportunity to go on a ski trip. the Teachers who [...]

Strike down the discouragement of gays in athletic teams

Strike down the discouragement of gays in athletic teams

As the world slowly accepts gays, the NFL needs to build tolerance By Julie Cheam In today’s society, homosexuals are beginning to express themselves more often than before. However, due to our society’s unaccepting nature of [...]

Beloved coach motivates on and off the field

By Jodeci Green & Maurice Green Many people know Jayce Goree as the football coach but to the Oakland High team, he’s like a father figure. Goree has been coaching the Oakland High football team since [...]