Tuesday, February 28, 2017

OHS vs Westminster (PLAYOFF)

Tonight the Bears hosted the Westminster Owls in a Sectional Semi-final game. The game started off slow with neither team being productive offensively. Both teams picked up on offensive in the middle of the 1st quarter and the Owls held a 13-9 first quarter lead. The Bears stormed back in the 2nd quarter outscoring the Owls 22-12 to take a 6 point halftime lead. In the 2nd half the game tighten and went back and forth for several minutes. The Bears connected on some key 3 point shots and built a 6 point lead toward the end of the 4th quarter. Oakdale was able to protect the ball and force Westminster to foul. The Bears connected on enough free throws to secure the win.
FINAL: Oakdale 58-Westminster 54   #Go Bears  

The next game will be on Thursday Night against Seneca Valley (away game).


Frederick News Post Article: https://www.fredericknewspost.com/sports/level/collegiate/local-roundup-bears-beat-owls-to-reach-sectional-final/article_60114cc9-7a37-551c-a498-639c1864e384.html

Saturday, February 25, 2017

OHS vs Damascus (PLAYOFFS)

Last night the Oakdale Bears played in their 1st playoff game of the season. It was the QuarterFinals match up between OHS and Damascus HS, which took place at the Bear Den. The Oakdale student section was packed and the Bears were ready to begin their playoff journey. During the 1st quarter both teams traded baskets but the Bears were ahead 18-13 at the end of the quarter. The Bears played tough defense in the 2nd quarter and began to make a run. The Bears outscored the Hornets 29-6. It was a total TEAM effort, in the 2nd quarter alone 7 Bears scored. The Bears continued to dominate in the 2nd quarter and all Bears saw playing time. #veryproud #gobears  FINAL: Oakdale 87- Damascus 50

The next playoff game is scheduled for Tuesday Night at home against Westminster High School.

25 Alive
http://www.your4state.com/sports/maryland-sports/oakdale-basketball-3a-west-first-round/662856257

Bracket information
https://mpssaa.countysportszone.com/?bracket=793

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

OHS vs Tuscarora (CMC Championship Game)

Tonight the Bears were competing in the CMC Championship game at Hood College against Tuscarora High School. The gym was packed with fans from both sides. There were also lots of fans from the Frederick community that came to watch an action packed game. At the beginning of the game, defense was tight with both teams going back and forth a few times without scoring. The Bears hit 3 three pointers which gave them a spark. Oakdale took the lead, outscoring the Titans 17-9 in the 1st quarter. The 2nd quarter was a battle back and forth defensively and offensively, with the Titans outscoring the Bears by 2 in the 2nd. The Bears were up by 6 at half and came out strong in the 3rd outscoring the Titans 17-7. Tuscarora played very aggressive at the beginning of the 4th forcing several turnovers and scoring off of them. At one point the Titans went on a 12-0 run. The Bears remained tough and played hard to the end, coming out with the victory. This gives the Oakdale Boys Basketball program it's 4th conference championship in 5 years.
Oakdale 52- Tuscarora 48
2017 CMC Champions

PLAYOFF GAME: The next game is scheduled for Friday night at home. It will be a doubleheader. The OHS girls will play at 5:30 PM and the Boys will play at 7:00 PM against Damascus High School.
3A West Playoff Bracket Information

25 Alive video

FNP Article

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

OHS vs Northwest

The Bears were on the road tonight, visiting Northwest High School. During the first quarter the Bears played hard defensive and scored a school record of 31 points in the 1st. During the 2nd the Bears again outscored NW 27-10. All Bears saw playing time. Both teams played hard in the 2nd half but the Bears defeated NW 97- 61. This game was the last regular season game for the Bears.
The next game is scheduled for Tuesday at Hood College where Oakdale will compete with Tuscarora for the Conference Championship.
Go Bears! #proud #toughness

Monday, February 13, 2017

OHS vs Urbana

2017 SENIOR NIGHT
This evening the Bears were hosting Urbana High School. Tonight was Senior Night as the Bears honored it's 7 seniors.(Eli, Cory, Sean, Seamus, Brad, Brendan, Nigel) The game started off slow on the offensive end with  neither team scoring in the first couple of minutes.  Both teams got hot towards the end of the 1st quarter with the score tied at the end of the 1st. (14-14). The second quarter went back and forth with the Bears holding a 3 point halftime lead. The Bears jumped on the Hawks in the third quarter outscoring them 15-8, to take a 10 point lead going into the 4th quarter. Both teams shot a lot of free throws in the 4th quarter. The Bears out scored the Hawks 26-22 in the fourth giving them a 74-58 victory.
The next game is scheduled for Wednesday at Northwest High School.



Friday, February 10, 2017

OHS vs Tuscarora

Tonight the Bears faced the Titans for 1st place in the Central Maryland Conference. The gym was packed with fans and they were treated to one of the best games that gym has ever seen. The Bears struggled to make a shot in the 1st quarter, but played hard throughout. The Titans held a 13-4 lead after the 1st quarter. In the second quarter, the Bears offense picked up and continued tough defensive play to cut the Tuscarora lead to 2 points at halftime. The 3rd quarter saw the Bears explode offensively scoring 22  points in that quarter, to take a 6 point lead going into the 4th.  The 4th quarter went back and forth with both teams trading baskets, however Oakdale went on an exciting 8-0 run that made the crowd erupt. The Bears clinched the victory and share 1st place in the conference.
FINAL: OHS 63-THS 53

A tremendous S/O to our Oakdale Students/Oakdaliens for their HUGE support at the game. The gym was so loud the WFMD guys had a hard time talking and seeing the game. Thank you also to our OHS community and parents for packing the gym. Thank you!!
The next game is scheduled for Monday Night at home against Urbana High School. (SENIOR NIGHT)

FREDERICK NEW POST ARTICLE: 
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sports/level/high_school/bears-depth-defense-wear-down-titans/article_c4ea4751-b8cb-515f-8ab2-db4e8bdd6469.html

OHS vs South Hagerstown

On Wednesday night the Bears traveled to South Hagerstown. The Bears played hard coming off a tough win at Frederick on Tuesday night. Oakdale had a hot start shooting the ball in the 1st quarter taking a 25-13 lead. In the 2nd quarter the Rebels chipped away at the Bears lead and cut it to 8 point lead at half. In the 3rd quarter the Bears played very well both offensively and defensively and extended from 8 to 17 points. Both traded baskets in the 4th quarter as the Bears held on for the victory. FINAL: OHS 69- SH 54

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

OHS vs Frederick

The Bears were on the road tonight at Frederick High School. There wasn't a big crowd since it was a Tuesday night. The Bears started off very aggressive forcing a few turnovers in the first 2 minutes of play. At the end of the 1st quarter the Bears were leading 15-9. A tough Frederick team fought their way back in the 2nd quarter to tie the score at halftime 27-27. The 3rd quarter saw several lead changes, however the Bears were able to secure the lead at the end of the 3rd quarter. Great free throw shooting in the 4th quarter gave the Bears enough cushion to seal the victory. For the game, the Bears shot 21 for 25 from the free throw line. That made the difference in the game.
Final: OHS 65 - FHS 58

The next game is scheduled for Wednesday night at South Hagerstown.
GO BEARS!

Saturday, February 4, 2017

OHS vs Linganore

Last night was a very very exciting game between Oakdale and Linganore. The gym was crowded and both student sections evenly matched. The cheerleaders had battles almost every timeout and the crowd was loud and it was a very intense game. The first quarter began with both teams battling back and forth. Tough defense on both teams, ending the quarter 7-6 in favor of the Bears. The rest of the game was an intense battle, with both teams trading baskets and making plays. At the end of the fourth quarter the Bears were ahead by 2 with seconds to go when a Lancer drove in the lane and threw up a shot and it rolled around the rim and went in, tying the game and forcing the game into overtime. In overtime, the Bears came out strong and scored right away and then hit a big 3 to take a 5 point lead. The Lancers answered but had to foul going down the stretch to put the Bears on the line. The Bears connected on 6 out of the 8 free throws at the end of the game. FINAL: OHS 49 - LHS 44

The next game is scheduled for Tuesday night at Frederick High School.
Thanks again to all the Oakdale Students and OHS community for traveling to Linganore to support our Bears. GO BEARS!




Tuesday, January 31, 2017

OHS vs TJ

Tonight the Oakdale Bears hosted the Patriots from TJ High School. The first quarter was a battle back and forth on defense which limited both teams offensively. After the 1st quarter the score was 12-5 in favor of the Patriots. In the 2nd quarter both teams battled again defensively and this time the Bears outscored the Patriots 9 to 5. At halftime the score was only 14 to 17 in favor of TJ. The 3rd quarter the Bears stepped up their game and played very hard. Both teams played with intensity and determination. The Bears played patiently on offense in the 4th quarter which enabled them to outscore TJ 26 to 15. Final: Oakdale 62 - TJ 50
The next game is scheduled for Friday Night at Linganore High School.

Friday, January 27, 2017

OHS vs Walkersville

This evening the Bears were hosting Walkersville High School. Both teams started off with lots of energy and tough defense. The 1st quarter was back and forth and ended with OHS up by 1. During the 2nd quarter the Bears tighten their defense even more holding the Lions to only 6 points. At half, the Bears led 27-19. The Bears continued their tough defense in the 3rd quarter again holding the Lions to only 6 points, while scoring 18 for a 20 point lead at the end of the 3rd quarter.  All Bears saw playing time in the 4th quarter and the Bears cruised to a win.  FINAL: OHS 56- WHS 43

The next game is scheduled for Tuesday Night at home against Gov. Thomas Johnson High School.



OHS vs CHS (1.24.17)

Final: Oakdale 89-CHS 30

Friday, January 20, 2017

OHS vs Tuscarora (VA) x 2

WEDNESDAY NIGHT
Sorry, I'm a little behind on postings. On Wednesday night the Bears hosted Tuscarora HS (VA). The gym was not a well attended game, but the game great. Both teams battled back and forth for most of the evening. During the first quarter it was a tight game, 17-15 in favor of the Bears. During the 2nd, the Bears outscored the Huskies 20-15. After halftime, both teams were very physical and played extremely hard. It was a really great game to watch. FINAL: OHS 87-THS (VA) 75

FRIDAY NIGHT
Tonight the Bears traveled to Tuscarora (VA) for a quick turnaround re-match. The game started off as it ended on Wednesday with both teams battling back and forth. The Huskies outscored the Bears during the 1st quarter 20-18 in a fast paced up and down quarter. The Bears played hard defense and held the Huskies to only 8 points in the 2nd quarter, while scoring 19 points to give the Bears a 37-28 halftime lead. The Bears scored 8 straight points to start the 3rd quarter and took a 19 point lead, however the Huskies quickly fought back into the game. Oakdale only held a 10 point going into the 4th quarter. The Bears executed very well in the 4th quarter and extended their lead to finish the game
OHS 78 - THS (VA) 57 as all Bears saw playing time.

The next game is scheduled for Tuesday Night against Catoctin High School @ CHS.


Saturday, January 14, 2017

OHS vs Urbana

Friday Night was a hot one at the Urbana Hawk Gymnasium. The temperature inside the gym was stifling, and there was a pretty big crowd in a attendance. S/O to the Oakdaliens and our community for their support and we appreciate you traveling to watch the game. The game started with the Bears playing tough defense and fast paced offense which enabled them to jump out to an early lead. (17-6) During the 2nd quarter the game was back and forth with both teams trading baskets and Oakdale held a 26-17 lead going into half. A quick start in the 3rd quarter with the Bears intense defense leading to fast break baskets enabled the Bears to continue their momentum outscoring the Hawks 18-6. All Bears saw playing time in the 4th quarter. FINAL: OHS 58-UHS 37

The next game is scheduled for Wednesday at home against Tuscarora High School (VA)

Read Full Article from Frederick News Post http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sports/level/high_school/a-calling-card-victory-for-bears/article_b4e924ba-0c0c-5256-b33d-dc9394cda967.html



Thursday, January 12, 2017

OHS vs Tuscarora

Tonight's game was held at Tuscarora High School. It was a packed gym with a playoff atmosphere. It was hard to hear at times with both student sections being vocal. It was a very close game throughout the evening. During the 1st quarter the Titans played fast paced defense and out shot the Bears 14-10. The 2nd quarter was in favor of the Bears, but the Titans hit a big 3 at the buzzer which brought the Titans within 1 at half. (23-22). The whole 3rd quarter was back and forth with several led changes. At the end of the 3rd quarter the Titans had a 3 point led. The 4th quarter was more of the same with intense offensive and defensive plays. The Bears failed to connect on enough free throws to maintain the led. With the score 50-49, a THS player missed a free throw and a OHS player grabbed the rebound and took a shot with 2 seconds to go to take the lead, however the shot fell short and the ball went out of bounds and Tuscarora gained possession. FINAL: THS 50 - OHS 49

The next game is tomorrow (Friday) at Urbana High School. Go Bears!!

FREDERICK NEWS POST ARTICLE
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sports/level/high_school/titans-escape-with-win-over-bears/article_6c0108cb-2042-5903-8dc4-26ccca705478.html


OHS vs FREDERICK

Full article from the Frederick News Post.
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sports/level/high_school/agile-jodrie-helps-bears-fend-off-cadets/article_36863f25-abf3-5601-b4dc-541a14771783.html
FINAL: OHS 64- FHS 52

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

OHS vs LHS

FINAL: OHS 56- LHS 44

Read the full article from the Frederick News Post below.
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sports/level/high_school/schlee-powers-bears-past-lancers/article_0a6f9ed4-4ea8-5465-b6e0-931445810d88.html

The next game is scheduled for Friday at home against Frederick High.
Go Bears!!


Saturday, December 31, 2016

Governor's Challenge Tournament 2016

This year the Governor's Challenge Tournament for the Bears took place Dec. 27-28. The first game was located at Wicomico High School and the second game was located at the Wicomico Civic Center. We were scheduled to play our first game against Potomac High School. However, their team did not attend. The day of the game, Indian Creek Academy stepped in to play. FINAL: OHS 60- ICA 31

In the second day of the tournament the Bears played at the Civic Center against North Caroline. During the 1st quarter the Bears traded baskets at the begin, but then hit 3 unanswered baskets to take the lead at the end of the 1st. (17-11) During the 2nd quarter the Bears stepped up their game defensively and limited NC to 2 baskets. Offensively, the Bears played hard and scored 20 points in the 2nd. Oakdale worked together and played tough, adding two dunks, 8 steals, 20 assists, 3 blocks, and out rebounding NC 43 to 26. It was the first time the Oakdale Bears had won their bracket at the Governor's Challenge. Sean Jodrie was named Most Outstanding Player (MOP) for our tournament bracket. FINAL: OHS 79- NC 38

#ProudBears


Tuesday, December 20, 2016

OHS vs TJ

Tonight the Bears traveled to Gov. Thomas Johnson High School. TJ came out strong and took a 15-11 led in the 1st quarter. At half the Patriots led by 7, but in the 2nd led as many at 12. The Bears fought back in the 3rd and tied the game 46-46 at the end of the 3rd. Both teams traded baskets in the 4th until the end. TJ connected on free throws in the final seconds and put them up by 3. The Bears attempted a 3 for the tie but didn't connect.It was a poor field goal percentage evening for the Bears shooting 32% while TJ finished the game shooting 52%.  FINAL: TJ 62- OHS 59
The next game is schedule for December 27 at the Governors Challenge Tournament in Salisbury, MD.

Friday, December 16, 2016

OHS vs Brunswick

The Bears were out of town this evening visiting the Brunswick railroaders. Oakdale looked to improve their 3-0 record and got off to a hot start on the road against Brunswick. The Bears led 24-8 at the end of the first quarter. During the 2nd quarter the Bears and the Railroaders traded baskets and the Bears took a 43-26 halftime led. During the 3rd quarter the Bears exploded offensively and outscored the Railroaders 26-5 during that quarter. All Bears saw playing time this evening and the Bears ended the game with the FINAL SCORE: 85-43.
The next game is schedule for Tuesday Night at TJHS.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

OHS VS SOUTH HAGERSTOWN

This evening the Bears played at home against South Hagerstown High School. The game began with both teams playing at a fast pace. The Bears took at 12-10 lead after the 1st quarter. Oakdale tightened up their defense in the 2nd quarter and took at 9 point lead at half. It was a see saw game in the 3rd quarter with both teams trading baskets. In the 4th quarter the Bears played better defense and were able to make 5 of 7 free throws to seal the victory. FINAL: OHS 57 - SH 46
The next game is scheduled for Friday night at Brunswick High School.

S/O to all of our Oakdale Fans that came out tonight dressed in Holiday spirit to support the team.

Friday, December 9, 2016

Oakdale vs Paint Branch

This evening the Bears were on the road and visited Paint Branch High School in Montgomery County. Paint Branch was a very quick and athletic team and the game was fast paced from the start. The Bears defense was outstanding and held Paint Branch to 6 points in the first quarter. It was a tough fought game throughout the 1st half as the Bears took a 12 point lead at half.  In the second half the game became even more physical, however the Bears hung tough and were able to control the tempo of the game. Also, the Bears added a strong free throw showing making 23 of 27 from the line.  A school record was set this evening for the most rebounds in a game. Sean Jodrie grabbed 26 rebounds for the game, helping the Bears seal the win with a FINAL SCORE of 63-47. The win improves the Bears record to 2-0 and the next game is schedule for Tuesday at home against South Hagerstown. GO BEARS!

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Oakdale vs Middletown

Tonight was the season opener for the 2016-2017 OHS Boys Basketball Team. The team was home tonight, playing against Middletown High School. The stands were packed in the Oakdale Student Section. They were dressed in White Oakdalien Connolly Crazies T-shirts.

The game started with both teams playing very hard from the start. The Bears took 14-11 lead after the 1st quarter and were able to extend the lead to 10 points at half. The Bears fast pace offense and tenacious defense allowed the Bears to win the 3rd quarter 18-3. The Bears coasted in the 4th quarter and all Bears saw playing time. FINAL SCORE: OHS 74 - MIDDLETOWN 36.
The next game is scheduled for tomorrow (Friday) away at Paint Branch High School.


Wednesday, March 2, 2016

3A West Sectional Final Game - OHS vs SVHS

This evening the Bears traveled to Seneca Valley High School for the 3A West Sectional Final. During the first quarter the game went back and forth with many lead changes. The Bears held a 2 point lead at the end of the 1st quarter. During the 2nd quarter Seneca Valley used their size advantage and was able to get several inside baskets to take a 8 point lead at halftime.  In the third quarter Seneca Valley lead as many as 14 points.The Bears fought back during the 4th quarter and cut the lead to 7, with a chance to get even closer when a 3 pointer rimmed out. Oakdale would not get any closer and fell to SVHS 50-62.

Monday, February 29, 2016

OHS vs Urbana

Oakdale began their playoff run tonight in the Sectional Semi-Final against Urbana High School. The Bears received a 1st round bye with the 2nd seed of the sectional. It was definitely playoff atmosphere as the Bears den was almost filled to capacity. The Bears jumped all over Urbana in the first quarter shooting a high percentage from the field and lead 21-11 after the first. Urbana fought back and cut the lead to 5 at half. The third quarter was intense with both teams making good offensive plays. The fourth quarter began with the Bears still holding a 5 point lead. Oakdale was able to extend the lead to 20 and sealed the victory with good free throw shooting. Oakdale will travel to Seneca Valley on Wednesday Night for the Sectional Final. The game is tentatively scheduled for 6PM start at Seneca Valley High School.

Thursday, February 25, 2016

OHS vs Tuscarora

Last night the Bears traveled to Tuscarora High School. The game was played at a fast pace. It was a playoff type atmosphere and both teams fought very hard. Tuscarora held a 8 point lead at halftime, but the Bears fought back to tie the game in the 3rd quarter. There was numerous lead changes through out the rest of the game, which ended in a tie during regulation. In overtime, there was several lead changes that lead to Tuscarora holding a 2 point lead and shooting free throws with 5 seconds left. Tuscarora missed free throws and Oakdale rebounded the ball and called a time out with 2.8 seconds. The final play was executed very well and gave Oakdale a chance to win the game at the buzzer but the shot rimmed out. Final: Tuscarora 64 - Oakdale 62

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

OHS vs Frederick

Tonight the Bears hosted Frederick High School, which is the first of two rescheduled games that have to be played this week. Oakdale started off strong in the first quarter and continued their strong play from last week leading the Cadets 12-8 in the 1st quarter. Oakdale held a slim 3 point lead at half. The second half started and their were many lead changes throughout at the 3rd quarter. The Bears saved their best effort for the 4th quarter outscoring the Cadets 23-15. Final: OHS 64 - FHS 55

Tomorrow the Bears will be visiting Tuscarora (Wednesday, Feb. 24) at 7:00 PM

Week of Feb. 15

Sorry I'm a little behind in posting. The week of February 15, Oakdale played 3 games in a row. (Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday) The Bears are peaking at the right time before playoffs with wins against Urbana (Tuesday), Northwest at home (Wednesday), and Walkersville away on Thursday. With these three wins the Bears clinched a #2 seed on our half of the bracket in the 3A West. Oakdale will receive a first round bye in the playoffs and host the winner of Urbana/Poolesvilles, who will play this Friday Night. Oakdale will host that winner, this Monday, Feb. 29 at 7:00 PM


Wednesday Night was Senior Night. We have 3 seniors this year (Tyler, Sean M, and Connor) The fans came out dressed in Red to promoted heart disease awareness.


Sunday, February 14, 2016

OHS vs Catoctin

Last night the Bears played at home against Catoctin High School. It was a quite evening with not many fans in attendance. The Bears took the lead after the 1st quarter leading 24-15. After halftime, the Bears came out strong offensively scoring 29 points in the 3rd quarter. The Bears held on for the win and Bears saw playing time. Final: Oakdale 82- Catoctin 59
The next game is scheduled for Tuesday Night against Urbana High School @ UHS.

Monday, February 8, 2016

OHS vs South Hagerstown


This evening the Bears played at home against South Hagerstown High School. South Hagerstown played very scrappy and aggressive defense. The Bears played very good defensive and were able to take a 21-15 halftime lead. The second half saw several runs by both teams and the Bears were able to extend their lead in the 4th quarters to seal the victory. Final: Oakdale 49- SH 39
The next game is scheduled for Tuesday night at home against Frederick High School. (if school is in session)
PINK OUT
#breastcancerawareness
S/O to the students that came out on a Monday night to support the Bears!!





Friday, February 5, 2016

OHS vs Linganore

Tonight's game was at home against Linganore High School. The gym was full of fans from both teams. The Oakdaliens were dressed in Camo and the Lancers in black. The Lancers controlled the 1st quarter outscoring the Bears 18-8. While during the 2nd quarter, the Bears fought back with tough defensive holding the Lancers to just 5 points. The 2nd half was very intense with several lead changes. The game came down to the last 4 seconds where the game was tied. The Lancers scored 2 points with 3 seconds left and the Bears had one final shot with 2.8 seconds left in the game. The ball hit the rim but just didn't fall. It was a very exciting game and very hard fought. Final: Linganore 53- Oakdale 51
The next game is scheduled for Monday at home against South Hagerstown. The game will be a Pink Out game.

S/O to the Oakdale Fans for your support tonight!!!