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In the Players’ Eyes

Grace Burns, J1 writer

December 8, 2016

Filed under Sports

Lady Oakies Basketball had a rough start of the season. This year some players were reluctant because of the change in the coaching staff and never tried out, also some after trying out later quit the team. “There was a rumor...

Fall Tennis Season Wraps Up

Abigail Clapham, Axe staffer

September 30, 2016

Filed under Sports

The girls tennis season is coming to an end. However, before the last hurrah, they have districts. On Monday, Sept. 26, they traveled to Winnetonka to play their first round of districts. The girls beat the Griffins to continue...

Phillips manages swim, loves her job

Chloe Maddox, Cambia staffer

December 18, 2015

Filed under Sports

To swim or not to swim? Good question, did you know you could join swim and NOT actually swim? It’s true. Senior Miranda Phillips has been a swim manager for three years at the Gladstone Community Center where all four district...

Accomplishments and New Beginnings

Taylor Dorrel, Axe executive producer

October 29, 2015

Filed under Sports

  The fall sports season is coming to a close and with that Oak Park teams accomplished a lot. Softball grew its program and had the largest team they’ve had for a couple of years. The boys swim team has boys...

Pabon proves positive for girls basketball

Conner Clapham, reporter

December 18, 2014

Filed under Sports

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...

Girls basketball starts season early this month

Justice Morris, reporter

November 26, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Tryouts were finally held. On Nov. 3 though the 5, about 25 girls tried out to be apart of the girls basketball program. “I thought we would be doing more drills on our skills, but we ran more than anything. Tryouts...

Serving the season up

Olivia Eissler, reporter

September 30, 2014

Filed under Sports

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...