Sunday, September 25, 2011
Knights lose a high-scoring game to Kenosha Bradford.
Kenosha Bradford clearly didn't get the memo about Friday being Oak Creek's homecoming. Oak Creek and Bradford were knotted at 21 at halftime before the undefeated Red Devils scored 34 second-half points to come away with a 55-35 victory, spoiling the Knights' homecoming. Oak Creek, which dropped to 2-2 in conference and 3-3 overall, will look to rebound at Kenosha Tremper on Friday.
Friday, September 23, 2011
Knights get a win on Parents Night.
The Knights' volleyball squad beat Whitnall Thursday night in a back-and-forth battle at Oak Creek High School. The Falcons and Knights were tied up heading into the decisive fifth game, which Oak Creek pulled out 17-15. The Knights are now 1-2 in conference play and will next head to an invitational Saturday at Racine Park.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
The Knights hosted Muskego Tuesday night.
Patch captured this photo gallery from Tuesday's tennis match between Oak Creek and Muskego (final score was not immediately available Wednesday morning). Click here to learn more about the Knights' tennis team with our season preview.
Saturday, September 10, 2011
Knights fall to rival Franklin 26-20.
In a game that wasn't decided until the final play, the Franklin Sabers emerged victorious over the Oak Creek Friday night, winning 26-20 on the Knights' home field. Oak Creek took a 13-0 lead into halftime but Franklin scored twice in the third quarter to tie the game. After regaining a seven-point lead thanks to a 24-yard touchdown run by Virgil Hammond, the Sabers delivered one of the game's biggest blows - a 64-yard touchdown pass from Sean McGuire to Shaun Quirk. Franklin's Ben Miller then scored on a 25-yard run to take the Sabers' first lead of the game. The Knights had the ball on Franklin's 20-yard line with seconds remaining but were unable to reach the end zone. Oak Creek falls to 2-2 overall and 1-1 in the Southeast Conference…
Saturday, August 27, 2011
Brookfield Central scored a 24-14 road victory in Oak Creek.
The Oak Creek Knights fell to 1-1 on the season after losing their home opener, 24-14 to Brookfield Central. Central scored two fourth-quarter touchdowns to come away with the non-conference victory. Oak Creek will next head to the road to take on Racine Park at 7 p.m. Sept. 2.
Monday, August 22, 2011
Knights crushed Milwaukee Hamilton 54-0 Friday.
Oak Creek started its 2011 season with a 54-0 thumping of Milwaukee Hamilton last week at Pulaski Stadium. The Knights' home opener is Friday against Brookfield Central.
Wednesday, August 3, 2011
A good crowd saw fireworks, demonstrations, pom squads and more Tuesday night.
Neither heat nor the threat of rain could stop a good crowd from coming out to National Night Out Tuesday night at the Oak Creek Community Center. The 16th-annual event, which brings together neighbors in the spirit of crime prevention, included the Oak Creek fire and police departments, inflatable slides, food, the high school palms squad and demonstrations. Some of the festivities had to be moved inside due to the weather. It concluded with a flashlight walk to the high school and fireworks.
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
Oak Creek defeats Milwaukee Marquette 6-5 in thriller.
Thanks to some late-inning dramatics, the Oak Creek Knights pulled out a 6-5 victory over Milwaukee Marquette on Monday to push their record to 14-2. Josh Jesko hit a game-winning sacrifice fly to score Casey Magyar in the bottom of the ninth inning. But there is much more to the story of yesterday's game - check out the Knights' page on eTeamz for how it all went down. The Knights are ranked No. 2 in the Journal Sentinel area poll and will face the No. 1-ranked team, Franklin, Thursday at Abendschein Park.
Thursday, June 2, 2011
Oak Creek notches another win on the 2011 season.
Chris Bournelis threw a complete game as Oak Creek beat Brookfield East 7-2 Wednesday at Abendschein Park. Five players had two hits for the Knights, who improved to 5-1 overall and 3-1 in conference. Oak Creek will get the rest of the week off before traveling to South Milwaukee on Monday.
Monday, May 9, 2011
Greendale scores five minutes into overtime to defeat Oak Creek.
Eighty minutes of regulation play was not enough for the Oak Creek and Greendale girls soccer teams Saturday. But it was the Panthers who prevailed in the end, scoring in the fifth minute of overtime to beat the Knights 2-1.