The Student News Media Site of Oakwood High School

The Ax Media

The Student News Media Site of Oakwood High School

The Ax Media

The Student News Media Site of Oakwood High School

The Ax Media

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Football Frenzy: Sadie Knostman (12) is off the field and is to cheer on her teammates. “I like being on the team and being on the field on Friday nights,” Knostman said. “I just like being involved in general, no matter what Im doing and its fun to just be there.” Photo by: Erin Goeller.
Mascot on the field
Sadie Knostman is the first female in Oakwood history to play on the coed varsity football team
Evelyn Hoffman, Reporter • November 8, 2021

In previous years, students would most likely see Sadie Knostman (12) in the infamous Lumberjack Jill mascot attire. With an Oakwood flag in...

Captains give back
Captains give back
Fall sports Captains Council volunteer at Shoes For The Shoeless Oct. 7
RJ Plunkett, Reporter • October 22, 2021

Crowning achievement
Crowning achievement
Jacks top Waynesville 21-20, crown seniors Elise Houdeshell and Jack Benbow
Lexie Minard, Reporter • October 14, 2021

Double Time
Double Time
Boucuvalas, Oakwood soccer and football player, manages the schedule of two sports and school
RJ Plunkett, Reporter • October 12, 2021

Spirited Showcase: Cheerleaders have a chance to show off their hard work in preparation for the upcoming homecoming game. Cheer captain Madi Lethander (12) cheers alongside her teammates. Lethander said, “My favorite part of the showcase was doing the Senior dance with my other Senior teammates.”
Photo By: Lilly Wolford
Under the lights, cheering together
Bonfire concludes with cheer showcase
Lexie Minard, Reporter • October 7, 2021

Cheerleaders performed their showcase on Sept. 26. Under the lights, they showed off all their hard work and dedication and gave a sneak peak...

Carb Cramming: Spooning out pasta, Clancy Robinson (12) fills her plate. Cross country met for a pasta dinner on Sept. 24 after practice to bond before Saturday’s race.
Fuel up
The cross country team prepares for Firebird Invitational with a pasta dinner
RJ Plunkett, Reporter • October 7, 2021

Before Saturday races, the cross country team always meets the Friday before to eat a hardy, carb-filled dinner. Parents offer a variety of foods,...

Stadium deserted: Because everyone is staying home and athletics have been cancelled, the stadium is not being used for any events currently. Photo by: Alex Thoma
Spring athletics cancelled
OHSAA cancels spring season after schools continue distance learning through end of year
Alex Thoma, Reporter • April 25, 2020

The Ohio High School Athletic Association announced cancellation of spring sports season due to COVID- 19. Before Gov. Mike DeWine extended...

Good Sportsmanship: The senior team shakes hands with the underclassmen after beating them.
Seniors victorious
Seniors defeat underclassmen in annual powder-puff game
Alex Thoma, Reporter • November 8, 2019

Oakwood held the annual powder-puff game Tuesday, Nov. 5 at Mack Hummon Stadium, where the seniors beat the underclassmen, 21-7. The game...

Perfect practice: Jonathan Duff (12) practices at Mack Hummon stadium on Thursday, October 17th.
Ten years of playing pays off
Division II prospect Jonathan Duff competes in WHIO Trench Team
Alex Thoma, Reporter • October 24, 2019

WHIO nominated Jonathan Duff (12) as one of the best linemen in the Miami Valley. Duff is competing in the 2019 WHIO Trench Team to determine...

Recent Results
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Oakwood High School
Boys- 8th
State Championship
Girls- 7th
Nov 6 / Cross Country Co-Ed
Oakwood High School
0
Wyoming (Regionals)
3
Nov 6 / Boys Varsity Soccer
Oakwood High School
3
Northwestern
0
Oct 30 / Boys Varsity Soccer
Oakwood High School
0
Mount Notre Dame
1
Oct 30 / Girls Varsity Field Hockey
Oakwood High School
BOYS STATE BOUND
Regionals
GIRLS STATE BOUND
Oct 30 / Cross Country Co-Ed
Oakwood High School
20
Eaton (TOURNAMENT)
44
Oct 29 / Football Co-Ed
Oakwood High School
1
Indian Hill (TOURNAMENT)
0
Oct 26 / Girls Varsity Field Hockey
Oakwood High School
2
CJ (TOURNAMENT)
0
Oct 26 / Boys Varsity Soccer
Oakwood High School
1
Alter (TOURNAMENT)
2
Oct 25 / Girls Varsity Soccer
Oakwood High School
Boys place 1st
Districts
Girls place 1st
Oct 23 / Cross Country Co-Ed
Oakwood High School
6
Eaton (TOURNAMENT)
0
Oct 23 / Boys Varsity Soccer
Oakwood High School
35
Madison
14
Oct 22 / Football Co-Ed
Oakwood High School
8
Trotwood-Madison (TOURNAMENT)
0
Oct 21 / Girls Varsity Soccer
Oakwood High School
0
Carroll (TOURNAMENT)
3
Oct 20 / Girls Varsity Volleyball
Oakwood High School
2
Ursuline Academy(TOURNAMENT)
0
Oct 20 / Girls Varsity Field Hockey
Oakwood High School
Boys place 3rd
Yellow Springs Invitational
Girls place 2nd
Oct 19 / Cross Country Co-Ed
Oakwood High School
Boys place 1st
SWBL Championship
Girls place 1st
Oct 16 / Cross Country Co-Ed
Oakwood High School
34
Brookville (SENIOR NIGHT)
35
Oct 15 / Football Co-Ed
Oakwood High School
1
Bellbrook
1
Oct 14 / Girls Varsity Soccer