Icon Of The Week: Lance Armstrong

      Shamed from the sports life, Lance Armstrong, who used to be the top dog in the biking world, went down the wrong path and fell a long way down.     Born on September 18, 1970 in Plano, Texas, Armstrong was always a strong athlete. According to Contemporary Heroes and Heroines, during fifth grade he began running six miles a day after school and … Continue reading Icon Of The Week: Lance Armstrong

New Year, New Team! – A Look into Varsity Football

As the 2016-2017 football season began, the Oakland Mills varsity football team took to the field looking to win as many games as they could. Last year the football team was able to win eight games with only three losses. However, this year it is quite different due to the fact that the team is made up of players with less experience. When asked how this … Continue reading New Year, New Team! – A Look into Varsity Football

Road to Redemption: Varsity Field Hockey has High Hopes

     The Oakland Mills Varsity Field Hockey team will be playing their final game at River Hill on October 27 at 7:00 PM.      On Tuesday, September 20, the OM field hockey team went against the Meade Mustangs for their first game at hOMe. After a tough 0-3 start losing to Reservoir, Southern, and North County High School, the team decided that it … Continue reading Road to Redemption: Varsity Field Hockey has High Hopes

OM Varsity Softball: Reflecting after a hard season

By: Divine Amayo      After eighteen games, the Oakland Mills High softball regular season came to an end on May 9, with a final record of two wins and fifteen losses. The biggest win for the Varsity team was against Annapolis High School with a score of 20-1 . Their biggest loss was against Glenelg High School with a score of 16-0.     The team … Continue reading OM Varsity Softball: Reflecting after a hard season

Girls Lacrosse: Back in Action

    By: Divine Amayo     As the spring season begins the Oakland Mills High School girls lacrosse team look to make this season fantastic.          Their first game of the season was against the Atholton Raiders one of the toughest teams in the county, on March 22. When asked about the matches the team is scheduled to play, coach Davia Procida replied that, “Every team … Continue reading Girls Lacrosse: Back in Action