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Lady Mustangs Topple Sonora In Thriller To Claim VOL Lead

It felt like several minutes had passed, but Oakdale High's varsity volleyball team finally did 'get to the point' of their Valley Oak League statement on Oct. 3.

October 10, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Athlete of the Week - Kaitlin Van Ryn

In a week that saw several standout individual performances, selection for Athlete of the Week recognition didn't come easy. In the end, the honor went to varsity volleyball player and outside hitter Kaitlin Van Ryn. The junior erupted for a thrilling serving fiesta during Oakdale's 2-0 win over Patterson on Saturday at the Oakdale Varsity Invitational.

October 03, 2012 | | High School Sports


Sunk By Ripon - Water Polo Boys Drop VOL Match, Girls Win Tourney

The streak of undefeated conference titles for Oakdale High's varsity boys water polo team has ended at four.

October 03, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Fall Sports Wrap - Roller Coaster Season Continues For Mustang Athletes

Between a big upcoming volleyball match and the scattering wins and losses of Oakdale High soccer and tennis players, it has been an up-and-down season for OHS athletes this fall. Following is a summary of recent action.

October 03, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Mustang Volleyball 2-0 In VOL, 5-3 In Host Tourney

Kaitlin Van Ryn was never taught to share.

September 26, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Fall Sports Wrap - Multiple Mustang Squads Impressive

The Oakdale High Water Polo program opened the Valley Oak League season with a varsity sweep of Kimball on Sept. 19. Following is a summary of that action and other results for boys soccer, girls tennis and girls golf.

September 26, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Athlete of the Week - Hayley Benson

It didn't take long for Oakdale's reigning Sac-Joaquin Section Division II runner-up girls water polo team to be tested in Valley Oak League play. The Lady Mustangs struggled to achieve quality possessions and allowed Kimball to threaten late over a 4-2 victory over the Jaguars on Thursday.

September 26, 2012 | | High School Sports


Fall Sports Wrap - Big Wins Lead The Way For Mustang Success

Between lower level volleyball tournament championships, lower level football, upcoming local volleyball tournaments and the constant barrage of Valley Oak League athletics, things have been busy for Oakdale High athletes on the court, soccer field, pool and gridiron.

September 19, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


2012 OHS Girls Cross Country Preview - On Course: Lady Mustangs Put Focus On Youth

Liz Erwin has more varsity letters than she needs to spell her first name.

September 12, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


2012 OHS Girls Water Polo Preview - Playing For The Polo Playoffs

When Oakdale High varsity girls water polo coaches and players coyly say they want to do even better than last year's playoff finish, they only mean one thing - win a section title.

September 12, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


2012 OHS Boys Water Polo Preview - New Faces On The Open Water

Like a scene from Jaws, the water surrounding Oakdale High's Adam Lahey settled to an eerie calm this summer.

September 12, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Athlete of the Week - OHS Girls Tennis

In a week where individuals struggled to produce one tremendous performance, the collective efforts of Oakdale High's girls tennis team stood out the most. Facing two of the best teams in the league, Oakdale erupted onto the Valley Oak League schedule with one-sided victories over Weston Ranch and Kimball.

September 12, 2012 | | High School Sports


2012 OHS Boys Cross Country Preview - Course Work: Young Oakdale Runners Look To Impress

Isaiah Aguilar doesn't know it yet, but that tingling feeling on the back of his neck is a result of the crosshairs planted on his back by fellow Oakdale High sophomore, Octavio Padilla.

September 12, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


2012 OHS Girls Golf Preview - New-Look Mustangs Shooting For Success

The departure of 10 of Oakdale High's 14 girl golfers from 2011 has given the program an extreme makeover in 2012, but Oakdale coach Lee McGhee says the reality show is far from over.

September 05, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


2012 OHS Girls Tennis Preview - Smart Service: Girls Tennis Gunning For Top Spot

If Oakdale High varsity girls tennis coach Judy Vejar had a Facebook page, her first status update would likely proclaim the team's quest for a Valley Oak League title in 2012.

September 05, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


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Mustangs Shine In Their Own Backyard

Between a dominant home showing in the first Valley Oak League tri-meet and 13 medals at the ultra-tough Lloyd C. Engel tournament in Escalon, the recent success of Oakdale High's varsity wrestling team has been on emphatic display on local mats.

January 16, 2013 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


East Union Erupts Late To Top OHS Hoopsters

Austin Archuleta made some noise for Oakdale High's varsity boys basketball team with his third thrilling three-pointer to bring the Mustangs within five points of visiting East Union with under four minutes to play on Jan. 10.

January 16, 2013 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Lady Mustangs Struggle In Wake Of Scoring Woes

The bounty of longtime youth sports programs that roster Oakdale area child-athletes have one thing in common.

January 16, 2013 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Athlete of the Week - Max Stevens and Jake Jacobson

Opportunities to impress at home are far and few between for Oakdale High wrestlers amidst a gauntlet of high caliber tournaments each year. Mustang lightweight grapplers Max Stevens and Jake Jacobson didn't miss out during the first of only two home dual meets this year.

January 16, 2013 | | High School Sports


Realignment Proposal Offers Major Changes

Oakdale's run of dominance in the Valley Oak League could soon come to an end.

January 14, 2013 | Report Abuse account | High School Sports


Athlete of the Week - Varsity Boys Basketball

Several members of the Mustang varsity basketball squad could justly claim rights to Athlete of the Week honors after terrific performances during Oakdale's host Rotary Tournament. Despite one of them being recognized for All Tournament production, the entire cast deserves this week's nod from The Leader after a thrilling effort in front of home fans. The team won three of their last four games of the preseason and bested a solid Grace Davis squad 42-36 to capture third place status in their own tourney during the holiday break from school.

January 09, 2013 | | High School Sports


Getting Even Stevens - Rehabilitated Senior Leads Oakdale Success In 2013

Tyler Noon must have known something we didn't last year.

January 09, 2013 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Mustangs Host First VOL Tri-Meet Wednesday

Oakdale High's varsity wrestling team is ranked 16th in the state by the California Wrestling Newsletter. That talent will be on display on Wednesday, Jan 9 when the team hosts Manteca and Lathrop in the first of four dual meet events that represent the Valley Oak League regular season schedule.

January 07, 2013 | Report Abuse account | High School Sports


Athlete of the Week - OHS Wrestling

Oakdale High School's wrestling program made a big splash during their first ever appearance at the Morning Star Invitational in Los Banos on Dec. 22.

January 02, 2013 | | High School Sports


Mustangs Take Second At Reno Wrestling Classic

Eighty-one high school wrestling teams from across the western states converged on the 64-man brackets of the prestigious two-day Sierra Nevada Classic in Reno on Dec. 27 and 28.

January 02, 2013 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Athlete of the Week - Kylie Gust

Oakdale High's lanky guard/forward, Kylie Gust, is the Dirk Nowitzki of Lady Mustang hoops. Her exploits were a bright spot during the OHS girls basketball program in the 2011-12 season and she has already made a big impact this year. She drained two threes and landed a team-high eight points as Oakdale rallied to a 37-23 win over LeGrand on Thursday as the varsity girls captured their second win of the season. Gust will be a key factor in Oakdale's success moving forward this season.

December 26, 2012 | | High School Sports


BATTLE TESTED - Tumultuous Preseason Prepares Lady Mustangs For Conference Clashes

Valley Oak League girls basketball teams that saw Oakdale High struggle to a winless 2011-12 campaign may expect more of the same from the Lady Mustangs after learning of Oakdale's preseason struggles this year.

December 26, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Oakdale Bands Together

The miracle of social networking provided the platform for a miracle for the Oakdale High marching band this past week.

December 19, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Basketball Starts Campaign 3-3 Without Football Players

Oakdale High varsity boys basketball coach Jeremy Fields had a hunch the football team was in for a long postseason when he scheduled most of his preseason action for late in the year.

December 19, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


Missing Pieces Spell Trouble For OHS Wrestlers

The deeper a football season goes, the larger a toll it has on winter sports programs.

December 19, 2012 | Ike Dodson | High School Sports


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