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Taylor Renk Spotlight

Taylor Renk Spotlight

Megan Morrone '16, Sports Editor

October 7, 2015

Oakland Catholic provides young women with many extraordinary opportunities to get involved in what they love. For example, senior student Taylor Renk, captain of the varsity soccer team, profoundly expressed to me the immense passion she has for her sport of choice during her interview. Taylor could not...

Freshman Athletes

Freshman Athletes

Brouklin Alger ‘19 and Daniela Watkins ‘19, Staff Writers

October 7, 2015

This year a little over 140 freshmen have joined the Oakland Catholic community and a number of them have joined sports teams.  The school encourages its students to participate in sports and clubs because it allows the students to get more involved.  Participating in sports at Oakland can also help...

Brother Oh Brother!

Brother Oh Brother!

Megan Morrone '16, Sports Editor

October 7, 2015

Central Catholic, Oakland Catholic’s brother school has a lot of new and exciting upcoming events that they’d love to share with us! First off, football season is in full swing and both schools can’t get enough of the excitement. Central’s defensive line is 22nd in the entire country and it de...

Salli Bowman: A Rowing Champion

Eva Lucchino '15, Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2015

Salli Bowman is a rowing extraordinaire that truly understands the pain of athletics thanks to her beloved sport. She started rowing in high school and has done it every year; she currently rows for Steel City Rowing Club (SCRC).  She started rowing because she was encouraged by a cousin’s friend...

Oakland Catholic Rowing: Spring Training in Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Marley Shovlin '15, Staff Writer

April 9, 2015

During the school’s long four day weekend in February, our crew team spent their time in Oak Ridge, Tennessee for “a rare training opportunity and a great team bonding experience.”  They started with an extensive nine-hour car ride in the lovely Oakland vans travelling to the anticipated warmth...

A Cheater Never Wins!

Julia Wingard ‘18, Staff Writer

April 9, 2015

We all know that cheating in sports is clearly wrong.  Despite this simple truth, it, seemingly, happens all the time.  Whether it is a local club or a national powerhouse, young children or seasoned adults, cheating has no boundaries.  Despite the attempt to avoid work and ensure victory, when discovered,...

Oakland Catholic Cross-Country Team Running Strong

Grace Doerfler ‘18, Staff Writer

October 21, 2014

The Oakland Catholic cross-country team members, under coach George Rudolph’s tutelage, sprinted into the new season with plenty of summer training under their belts. George ran practices three times a week during summer, including a long run every Sunday evening. Once the school year commenced, the...

The Champions League

The Champions League

Eva Lucchino ‘15, Editor-in-Chief

October 21, 2014

It’s big, it’s great, it’s better than ever, and you’ve most likely never heard of it.  It’s the Champions League!  The Champions League is composed of the best club teams from various countries in Europe. The most notable countries are England, Germany, Spain, and Italy.  There are sever...

Crew: Fall Season

Crew: Fall Season

Eva Lucchino '15, Assistant Editor

October 14, 2013

Rowers, unlike many other athletes, have to practice long and hard for an entire year before competing at Nationals, the team’s most challenging and prestigious regatta. That, however,  doesn’t deter the many committed individuals, who wake up at 4:30 in the morning three times a week in order to ...

Softball

March 13, 2013

Come cheer on OC's softball team! Date Opponent Location Time 3/15/13 Shadyside Academy Away/SSA TBA 3/25/13 Gateway Home/ Dean Field 3:30pm 3/27/13 Plum Away/ PlumHS Var3:30/JV5 4/2/13 McKeesport Home/ Dean 3:30pm 4/5/13 Butler Away/ ButlerHS 4:00pm 4/6/13 Woodland Hills Away/HS 11:00am 4/8/13 Gateway Away/High...

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