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Lady Oakies make a comeback

January 15, 2014
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Sports Q&A by: Kelli Reichert This year the Oak Park girls basketball team managed to accomplished an amazing feat. They were able to make a complete turn around, going from 0-4 to 4-0 this season. Many are wondering how this transformation was possible. Luckily, junior Rebecca Hughes is here ...

Boys basketball hits the courts tonight

December 18, 2013
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Sports Q&A by: Ana Grinik On Wednesday, Dec. 18, boys basketball has important game against Platte County; and it is predicted to be very intense. It’s the silent night Christmas game. Northmen News: And now I’m going to interview one of the players of the varsity team senior Darrin Head...

Sports Brief: Winter Sports Begin

December 16, 2013
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Sports Brief by: Darrin Head As the winter sports kick off for the 2013-2014 season, the Northmen and Lady Oakies start off looking crisp. The Boys Basketball team lost their first two games to the Park Hill South Panthers and Park Hill Trojans. After beating St. Joe Central in the first round of t...

Soccer players reflect on season thus far

Soccer players reflect on season thus far

November 11, 2013
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Podcast by: Mariah Studebaker Reporter Mariah Studebaker interviews senior Bret Bussinger and freshman Noah Studebaker to gain different perspectives on the same team....

Seniors discuss win; last year to play

November 11, 2013
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Podcast by: Darrin Head     Join senior Darrin Head as he speaks with a few seniors from the football team as they reflect on their final season at OP. Seniors Drew Bridges, Drew Abbott, and Ben Paccheko as they look back on their time at OP and give advice to future players....

Senior reflects on last game at OP

November 11, 2013
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Podcast by: Landon Thomas   Reporter Landon Thomas speaks with senior Taylor Keever as she reflects on her final season of volleyball at OP....

Missouri Maniac: State sports highlights for the week of Oct. 28 to Nov. 3

October 31, 2013
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Sports Podcast by: Jake Boeding Missouri Maniac Jake Boeding brings you this week's highlights from across the state and tells you which games to watch from the St. Louis Cards, Chiefs, MU Tigers to the St. Louis Blues....

Runner sure cross country will cross finish line

October 21, 2013
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Sports Q&A by: Kelli Reichert The cross-country team has been training all summer, running mile after mile all to beat their personal best in the 5k. Senior William Henry has been on the team for three years, and spoke about the team and their accomplishments. Northmen News: : What did you do ...

Volleyball team maintains success

October 18, 2013
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Sports Q&A by: Kelli Reichert The Oak Park Volleyball team has rocketed off to a great start with wins over Northtown, Belton, and Fort Osage. The team was not expected to do this well after four-year letter winner, Amy Linderhorst graduated. The team was able to set up and fill the void left by...

Vote for football for KCTV5 and HyVee game of the week

October 14, 2013
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Congratulations! The Oak Park football team has been nominated as this week’s Hy-Vee High School Team of the Week. Voting ends at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16. Winners will appear on KCTV5 News at 10 p.m. with Michael Coleman. Here is a link to the voting page: http://www.kctv5.com/category/210172/hy-vee-high-school-team-of-the-week Let's ...

Football jams at jamboree

Football jams at jamboree

September 17, 2013
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Photo Essay by: Hannah Williams All four high schools met for a in various locations around the district and played each other in volleyball, football, soccer, and softball in short matches. Football was played at North Kansas City High School on Thursday, August 22 at 6pm. Although they did keep sc...

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