Northmen News

A New Coach For Winter Guard

Courtney Campbell, Reporter

February 5, 2015

With a team of twelve at most in past years the Oak Park Winter Guard isn’t widely known, in competition, or in the school. “We thought we were over” one member stated, after the coach of several years had to make a difficult...

Pabon proves positive for girls basketball

Conner Clapham, reporter

December 18, 2014

The Lady Oakies basketball team is not only excited to begin the season this year, but also that first year head coach Joel Pabon is here to bring positive change to the team. Pabon has experience as a previous girls varsity...

Unheard of 8 seniors lead boys to the court this season

Conner Clapham, reporter

December 1, 2014

The boys basketball season has almost begun, and third-year head coach Ryan Nichols has been ready since the last season ended. The boys have been working hard since Nov. 4, preparing for their first game of the season against...

Boys basketball kicks off season

David Genau, reporter

November 26, 2014

November's Jamboree kicked off the 2014- 2015-basketball season for the Oak Park Northmen. Many wondered how they would fare this season after losing their entire starting lineup from a year ago. The big concern would be the...

Building goes royal

Tiffany Grazda, Reporter

October 22, 2014

I don’t know if they were feeling an immense amount of team spirit and pride, or if they actually believe that the Kansas City Royals will win the 2014 World Series, but the results of a random sample survey I conducted show...

Chiefs, Royals on a streak

Ana Grinik, Reporter

October 3, 2014

As many of you have heard that the Kansas City football team has beat the Patriots. This is the first time they have a good team like this in a while. Many of us Chiefs fans are excited to see what they can bring into the playoffs,...

Serving the season up

Olivia Eissler, reporter

September 30, 2014

As the air becomes cooler and crisper, many sports seasons wrap up. The first to end was tennis. Their season was the shortest out of all the sports, packing all matches and tournaments into two quick months. Many players will...

Loss to Winnetonka doesn’t dampen coach’s confidence

Effy Minnick, J1 reporter

September 18, 2014

About three weeks ago, the football team had its game against Winnetonka,  13-45 with Winnetonka taking the win. New head coach Kevin Keeton  had much to say about the game against Winnetonka. “First, I thought I kids...

On the kick…

On the kick…

August 22, 2014

Northmen Fight Falcons

May 12, 2014

Sports by: Bret Bussinger On may 8th, the girls soccer team took on our schools biggest rival – the Staley Flacons. After their first meeting, which ended in an upset, they were looking for a win against the first place team i...

Tennis to turn heads

May 8, 2014

Sports by: Taylor Dorrel Reporter Taylor Dorrel interviews senior Landon Thomas on his opinion of the 2014 varsity boys tennis team.