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OC Soccer on Top!

Rylee Stager '20, Staff Writer

October 14, 2018

After a challenging 2017 year full of wins and losses for Oakland Catholic’s Soccer Team, we are back at Schenley Park, training intensively and bathed in sweat, ready for another season. The new soccer team is a diverse mix of 9 seniors, 17 juniors, 8 sophomores, and 13 freshmen. After playing a to...

Volleyball 2018 Season Update!

Andalushia Reilly ‘20, Staff Writer

October 14, 2018

Oakland Catholic's volleyball team is off to a great start this season! The JV team has gone 8-1 this season and the only game they have lost was an out of section match against North Allegheny. The Varsity team has gone 7-2 this season and have only lost against North Allegheny and Baldwin. A...

Field Hockey 2018 Season Update!

Emma Shaughnessy '20, Features Editor

October 14, 2018

Back to school is typically a dreaded time among high school students because they have to worry about additional school work and other responsibilities. However, for members of the field hockey team, back to school means it’s finally time to get out on the field and play the sport that they love! ...

Pitt vs Penn State: The Rivalry Lives On

Pitt vs Penn State: The Rivalry Lives On

Annie Snyder '21, Media Editor

October 12, 2018

The famous Pitt versus Penn State rivalry reached a high in anticipation of their football game Saturday, September 8.  The banter on social media was already going strong even before the game, with Twitter and Instagram accounts poking fun at the teams, fans, and students at Pitt and Penn State.  Some ...

Attention…Row! The Countdown to Midwest Begins

Emma Holtz '20, Literary Arts Editor

May 24, 2018

Some people call it crew, others call it rowing. We call it a family of 31 dedicated, and hard-working young women. Every water practice, indoor workout, and bonding session throughout the year was in preparation for the biggest race of our season: The Annual Midwest Scholastic Rowing Championships at Dillon...

Pittsburgh Penguins Hit a Dead End on the Road to a 3peat

Emma Shaughnessy '20, Sports Editor

May 23, 2018

The mesmerizing sound of skates gliding across the glossy ice, the vibrant energy that fills the arena from faithful fans in black and yellow, the thundering cheers when the puck crosses the goal line; this is what NHL playoff hockey is all about. The Pittsburgh Penguins have had yet another successful hockey s...

East Coast Showdown: Battle for Super Bowl LII Greatness

Emma Holtz '20, Literary Arts Editor

February 21, 2018

The stage is set, the turf is well tended, and the Vince Lombardi Trophy is freshly polished: the countdown to Super Bowl LII has begun! On February 4th, 2018 at 6:30 PM Eastern, the Philadelphia Eagles will take on the New England Patriots in frigid Minneapolis, Minnesota for a Super Bowl game of epic p...

Winter Sports Preview

Grace Doerfler '18, Editor-in-Chief

December 17, 2017

With the start of December comes the beginning of Oakland’s winter sport season, and six winter sports are now gearing up for competition: fencing, crew, cheerleading, basketball, swimming and diving, and indoor track. The fencing team has begun training in the auxiliary gym twice a week, welcoming n...

Senior Sports Signings

Senior Sports Signings

Greta Parr '18, News Editor

November 29, 2017

This year’s senior class has three athletic commitments! Bella DeRiso committed to Bucknell University for softball. Moira Folan committed to Juniata College for volleyball. Siena Deangelo committed to St. Bonaventure University for lacrosse. The three students were surrounded by their friends...

Fall Sports Recap

Emma Shaughnessy '20, Sports Editor

November 29, 2017

  All the OC sports teams had amazing seasons this fall. This year, each team competed in WPIALS for the first time in Oakland Catholic history.         The cross country team won WPIALS for the second year in a row. Junior, Hannah Shupansky, placed first overall in that race! The ...

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