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Girls’ soccer starts on the rise

Girls’ soccer starts on the rise

By Gieanne Aldana In the 2018 soccer season, the  Lady Wildcat soccer team has won against Tech, Skyline and Madison Park. Back on Jan. 31, they won against Madison park. Next, on Feb. 2 against Skyline, [...]

Wrestling captain follows in brother’s footsteps

Wrestling captain follows in brother’s footsteps

By Leonel Guillen Anthony Ochoa is a 17 year old junior who attends Oakland High and also he’s the team captain of the Oakland High wrestling team. Ochoa joined the wrestling team when he was a [...]

Basketball team’s’ preliminary rosters announced

Basketball team’s’ preliminary rosters announced

On Friday, Nov. 3, the boys crowded the locker room hoping to see their name on the list to let them know they have made the basketball team. “I prayed all night,” said freshman Jeremiah Paulmerie. [...]

Volleyballers fight to the top

Volleyballers fight to the top

JV champs have to work for the OAL win By: Gieanne Aldana On Thursday, Oct. 26, the girls’ junior varsity volleyball team defeated Oakland Tech and won the championship. The Wildcats won two sets to one. [...]

Oakland High Injuries

Oakland High Injuries

By Iris Ard, Princess Paulmerie, Jade Thomas  High school athletes are working  their body hard and some sustain injury while doing it. Senior Fredrick Mackay sprained a ligament in his top right shoulder and bone separation. [...]

Swim Team hopeful despite setback

Swim Team hopeful despite setback

Byline: Iris Ard, Princess Paulmerie, Jade Thomas Due to the fact that the pool is polluted with fiberglass, the swim team isn’t able to practice in the pool. Clare Burger, the Oakland High swim coach and [...]

Two teams, two journeys

Two teams, two journeys

JV volleyball off to stronger start than Varsity By Gieanne Aldana Despite an upsetting loss to Oakland Tech on Sept. 15 , the OHS girls’ volleyball varsity team won against Castlemont on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 3 [...]

Fresh Cheering

Fresh Cheering

New ninth-grade cheering squad By Kearra Shaw Desiree Turner, a math teacher and cheer coach at Oakland High School held the first meeting of the cheer squad on Aug. 29 on the football field. As her [...]

Small but scrappy

Small but scrappy

Undersized Oakland High football team is ready for this year’s season By Tamelah Hardley & Taliah Long   Although there are not many players on the Varsity team, Coach Jayce Goree believes Oakland High’s football team [...]

OHS keeps the crown

OHS keeps the crown

Boys’ volleyball team wins league championship for second year in a row By Brenda Elizalde Rodriguez, Cheyenne Gonzalez, and Rodolfo Sanchez On May 18, the Oakland High Boys’ volleyball “A” team beat KIPP King 3 sets [...]