Northmen News

Baseball sets eyes on beating Park Hill on road to State

Phil Brennaman, J1 Reporter

December 17, 2019

Oak Park baseball is poised to have its best season of the decade, according to many players. Players and fans look forward to the start of the spring sport, seeing what is in store for likely  great season. Sophomore Anthony...

Long-boarding throughout the year

Lindsey Dunaway, Editor in Chief

October 25, 2019

Longboards Club grew to record numbers this fall. “I’ve been longboarding around Gladstone for awhile and I didn’t know the school had it until I saw a flyer,” junior Dylan Fay said. Longboarding club has six me...

Crossing to Districts

Ivonee Morales-Mejia and Clayton Culp, Copy Editor and J1Broadcast Rookie Reporter

October 24, 2019

The boys varsity cross country team creating a two-year placing streak at the Suburban White Conference Meet hosted by Fort Osage High School on Wednesday, Oct. 9, and girls varsity cross country team placing second place. They...

Boys basketball camp leads to this winter season

Gabriel Torres, J1Broadcast Rookie Reporter

September 24, 2019

In his first podcast interview, reporter Gabriel Torres speaks with boys basketball head coach Brennan Scanlon. ...

Wrestling Wraps-up

Mary Anello, Journalism 1 reporter

March 11, 2019

With spring sports starting, it’s an appropriate time to begin wrapping up winter sports for the 2018-2019 season, specifically wrestling. The boys wrestling team had a successful season and broke barriers they had never broken...

Winter Guard works hard to prepare

Luka Ashton, Journalism 1 reporter

February 5, 2019

Right now, the Winter Guard practices for its competition in Park Hill on Saturday, Feb. 9. With the competition nearer the pressure is on. They practice together as a team, energy spiking for competition. Winter Guard, compared...

What does the Chiefs loss in Los Angeles mean?

Jessica Begley, Sports Editor

December 16, 2018

With four seconds left on the clock, down by one, the Los Angeles Chargers decided to go for 2 instead of going for a PAT which would tie the game. This aggressiveness is exactly what helped the Chargers beat the Chiefs and reach...