News HeadlinesOcean Lakes High News

Ocean Lakes High School News Submitted by Alumni

Ocean Lakes High School News From Around The Web

Suspect in Va. Beach teen's murder claims self defense, says drug deal turned into robbery  WAVY-TV

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) -- The case against one of the suspects arrested in connection to the murder of a high school student in Virginia Beach will be ...

Virginia Beach City Public Schools to alter graduation schedule  WTKR News 3

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — Virginia Beach City Public Schools (VBCPS) is making slight alterations to its 2019 graduation schedule due to a construction project ...

Juvenile pleads guilty to charges related to Virginia Beach teen’s homicide  WTKR News 3

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - A juvenile pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges that stem from a homicide that happened in December 2018. Since the juvenile is ...

Teen pleads guilty to charges in connection with the murder of high school student WVEC

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A teenager arrested in connection with the murder of a Virginia Beach high school football player pleaded guilty Wednesday for his ...

Threatening graffiti at Ocean Lakes HS prompts investigation  WAVY-TV

Threatening graffiti found in an Ocean Lakes High School bathroom has led to a police investigation, school officials say.

Threatening messages found in Ocean Lakes High School bathrooms  Virginian-Pilot

Police are investigating threatening messages found in the bathrooms at Ocean Lakes High School Tuesday and Wednesday, according to a statement from the ...

Four people arrested after murder of Ocean Lakes High School student in Virginia Beach WVEC

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) — Virginia Beach police officers arrested four people Thursday in connection to the murder of an Ocean Lakes High School ...

Friends remember football player killed in Virginia Beach shooting  WTKR News 3

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Friends and loved ones are remembering a high school junior that was shot and killed in Virginia Beach. "This [kid was] a great leader ...

Family: Ocean Lakes High School student killed in shooting in Virginia Beach WVEC

Family members said 17-year-old Chris Ross was killed in a shooting on Elson Green Avenue. Virginia Beach police officers said they don't think the shooting ...

Threatening messages written in Virginia Beach high school bathroom stalls WVEC

Threatening messages toward Ocean Lakes High School in Virginia Beach were found written in the school's bathrooms.

Christopher Patrick Ross, 17, attended Ocean Lakes High School  Southside Daily

Christopher Patrick Ross, 17, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018. He was born Nov. 16, 2001, in Virginia Beach. Chris was in 11th grade at Ocean Lakes ...

Man, woman found shot in Ocean Lakes area of VB die; no suspects sought  WAVY-TV

Two people found shot late Monday morning in the Ocean Lakes area of Virginia Beach died, police say.

VIDEO: Virginia high school DB/WR Devon Allen defends a pass with his back to line of scrimmage  USA TODAY High School Sports

Devon Allen is still looking for a major Division I scholarship offer, and he's finding new, creative ways to prove he's worthy of one.

Court Documents: Virginia Beach teen ‘ran’ from drug deal before being murdered WVEC

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va (WVEC) — Newly filed documents reveal the moments before an Ocean Lakes High schooler was shot dead in front of a Red Mill home.

Multiple threats written inside Virginia Beach public schools' bathrooms WVEC

In the past two weeks, four threats have been written inside bathrooms at Virginia Beach public schools.

No. 4 Ocean Lakes overcomes injuries to end No. 6 Landstown's Beach District winning streak  Virginian-Pilot

No Tank Land. No Jake Low. No problem as the Dolphins came from behind to beat the Eagles 10-6 and snap their district streak at 18 games.

Ocean Lakes High School student arrested for assaulting school resource officer  WTKR News 3

A student at Ocean Lakes High School was charged with assaulting a school resource officer (SRO) Tuesday afternoon, according to a spokesperson with ...

Virginia Beach student arrested after bathroom graffiti threat found WVEC

A student was arrested and is facing criminal charges after threatening graffiti was found in a Virginia Beach high school bathroom stall.

Student arrested after threatening graffiti found at Tallwood High School  Virginian-Pilot

A student was arrested after threatening messages were found at Tallwood High School on Thursday, according to school officials. Principal James Avila sent ...

Head football coach Chris Scott leaves Bishop Sullivan to take over at Oscar Smith  WTKR News 3

Scott takes over at Oscar Smith following stints at Bishop Sullivan Catholic and Ocean Lakes High School.

James River girls advance to Class 6 state semis, but the Rapids' boys fall to Landstown

James River pulls away late thanks to Grace Townsend, who scores 13 of her team-high 21 points in the final period.

K.J. McNeil scores on offense and defense as Manchester overwhelms Ocean Lakes in the Class 6 state semis

VIRGINIA BEACH -- All his life, K.J. McNeil has played multiple positions. He started playing quarterback as a sixth grader, and by the time he got to high school, ...

Virginia Beach high-school senior named 2018 Coast Guard Military Child of the Year  Virginian-Pilot

Roark Corson was named the 2018 Coast Guard Military Child of the Year by Operation Homefront, a national nonprofit dedicated to building strong, stable and ...

Virginia Beach graduate wins $5,000 for college video  Virginian-Pilot

Filip De Mott announcing his plan to attend James Madison University on Instagram.

Body found in Virginia Beach neighborhood near Ocean Lakes High School  Virginian-Pilot

A dead body was found Saturday afternoon in the 900 block of Nahant Court in a neighborhood near Ocean Lakes High School, according to dispatchers.

Mother grapples with death of Ocean Lakes High freshman hit by car in Virginia Beach  Virginian-Pilot

Jericho Robinson's mother knew he had a lot of friends, but she didn't realize just how many until word spread Saturday that the 14-year-old had died after being ...

Virginia Beach couple sues Lyft over son's death WVEC

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) — A Virginia Beach couple has filed a wrongful death suit against the rideshare giant Lyft. John and Amy Lavelle said one of ...

Beach parents never notified of sex crime report at Ocean Lakes High School

Virginia Beach, Va.--- Parents weren't told about a sexual battery case reported at Ocean Lakes High School. The incident involves two students and happened ...

Graffiti, threatening messages found in Kempsville HS bathroom  WAVY-TV

Graffiti and threatening messages were found late last week at Kempsville High School in Virginia Beach.

Ocean Lakes High School senior gets perfect ACT score

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- An Ocean Lakes High School senior earned a perfect ACT score. Nathan Luksik earned the highest possible score of 36 on ...

Virginia Beach’s Eli Harold signs with Buffalo Bills  WTKR News 3

ORCHARD PARK, NY (Chris Brown, – The 2019 NFL draft is only two weeks away, but it hasn't kept the Bills from mining for more depth for ...

Ocean Lakes football coach suspended for 3 games  WAVY-TV

Sources tell the Sportswrap that Dolphins coach Chris Scott will be suspended for the first three games of the upcoming season.

New varsity football coach at Ocean Lakes High School

Joe Jones has been named the new head coach of the Ocean Lakes High School varsity football team.

23 local schools listed among ‘2018’s Best High Schools’

Of the 28813 public schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia, 103 Virginia high schools were nationally recognized.

Virginia Beach native uses library background as city's chief strategy officer  Virginian-Pilot

As chief strategy officer, Neva White will work with city agencies to help them define goals, recognize strengths and weaknesses, and develop plans.

Virginia Beach teen fighting for the rights of gun owners  WTKR News 3

He's not old enough to buy a gun, but he's fighting for the rights of gun owners.

Two Democrats in 2nd District primary try to show differences in forum  Virginian-Pilot

The two Democrats competing in their party's 2nd Congressional District primary agreed on many issues in a forum this week but weren't shy about trying to ...

Virginia Beach schools names replacement for Landstown High School principal removed after complaints  Virginian-Pilot

The city's public schools have named a replacement for the former Landstown High School principal who was reassigned this month after staff complaints, the ...

Virginia Beach teen plans 'March for Our Guns' rally  WAVY-TV

"I want to invite all the viewers to come along and show their support and really view a different point of the aisle in case you are in support of gun control."

High school update | Tuesday's scores and highlights, Wednesday's schedule  Virginian-Pilot

A look at the action from Tuesday's games and events including stats and highlights. For an expanded look check out the high school roundup on ...

No. 5 Landstown uses tough defense, QB Brent Stukes to upset No. 2 Ocean Lakes  Virginian-Pilot

The Eagles stay unbeaten and take sole possession of first place in the Beach District.

Girl Scout wants kids to appreciate honeybees as valuable pollinators  Virginian-Pilot

Savannah Bowers earned the highest achievement in Girl Scouts, the Gold Award. The Great Neck resident created “Abuzz for Honey Bees,” a conservation ...

Tayvion Land, Liberty's first ever 4-star prospect, commits to Flames  A Sea of Red

Posted by Jon Manson | Feb 5, 2019 | FB Recruiting, Football | 0 |. Tayvion Land, Liberty's first ever 4-star prospect, commits to Flames. Coach Hugh Freeze and ...

Ocean Lakes wins its first-ever state championship

Update: Ocean Lakes High School wins its first-ever state championship. They defeated Centerville 30 to 24 Saturday in overtime. Salem, Va. - The Ocean ...

Soccer buzz | Kellam youngsters surprising, First Colonial boys bounce back  Virginian-Pilot

Only two Kellam boys soccer athletes played significant minutes last season but the No. 1 Knights' youth has proven outstanding heading into Beach District ...

VHSL football second round playoff pairings for local teams  WTKR News 3

16 local teams remain in the VHSL state football playoffs.

Body reportedly found with severe burns in Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating a body that was reportedly found with severe burns in Virginia Beach. Dispatch received a call at 3:13 ...

Attorney asks judge to review whether Virginia Beach schools violated students' rights in discipline hearings  Virginian-Pilot

A local attorney has asked a judge to review whether the Virginia Beach School Board violated the constitutional rights of two high school students during a pair ...

Police investigate possible sexting scandal at Virginia Beach High School

Virginia Beach, Va. - A possible sexting scandal at a Virginia Beach High School is being investigated by police and it's generating discussion about internet ...

Bus driver is retiring after driving special-needs children in Virginia Beach for 30 years  Virginian-Pilot

"You don't find a whole lot of bus drivers like Kathy," said Naomi Lane, a bus assistant who works with Kathleen Denton. After 30 years in the job, Denton retired.

Profiles of the senior classes and valedictorians of high schools in Virginia Beach  Virginian-Pilot

Here is information on the graduation classes and valedictorians for public and private schools in Virginia Beach. The valedictorians were asked to describe ...

Mack hired to lead Green Level cheerleading, STUNT programs  HighSchoolOT

April Mack has accepted the coaching position for the Gators, according to Green Level athletic director Colin Fegeley.

Virginia Beach Mustangs celebrate Pop Warner national championship season  WTKR News 3

The organization celebrated it's two teams that competed in the Pop Warner Super Bowl.

Virginia Beach graduate's approach to life: "Yes" to opportunity; "No" to adversity; and stop asking "Why me?"  Virginian-Pilot

When BJ Camano's parents enrolled their son in public school, educators recommended teachers come to the family's Courthouse Estates home instead of ...

Freeze Announces First Signing Class at Liberty

LYNCHBURG, Va. – Flames Head Football Coach Hugh Freeze announced the signing of eight new players on Wednesday as part of the NCAA's February ...

Gunman killed at Naval Air Station Oceana; woman shot multiple times  Daily Press

A gunman is dead and a woman went to the hospital after a shooting on Naval Air Station Oceana early Friday. The shooter was shot by Oceana security ...

No. 13 Ocean Lakes (Va.) coach Chris Scott suspended for two additional games  USA TODAY High School Sports

No. 13 Ocean Lakes (Virginia Beach, Va.) has added two more games to coach Chris Scott's suspension, according to the Norfolk Virginian Pilot. Scott, who was ...

The Locker Room Show | October 19  WTKR News 3

In a Friday Football Frenzy edition of the Locker Room show, Wink and Mitch feature 11 high school football games from around Hampton Roads.

Landstown boys, FC girls capture Coastal Conference crowns  Virginian-Pilot

The Eagles needed eight rounds of penalty kicks to outlast Ocean Lakes, while the Patriots scored late in the second half to upend Landstown.

No summer break for these Virginia Beach teachers who work 2nd jobs for extra cash  Virginian-Pilot

School's out for the summer, but some teachers haven't stopped working. They're just not grading papers or planning pop quizzes. • The Pilot talked to three who ...

Milestones | Virginia Beach Eagle Scout led construction of bridge between church and school  Virginian-Pilot

Tristan Jewell earned the highest award in Boys Scouts, the Eagle Scout.

Stihl's manufacturing technology summer camp helps to address the skills gap  Virginian-Pilot

Thirty-six high school students participated in the camp held at the manufacturing complex off of Lynnhaven Parkway in Virginia Beach.

Prosper Insurance wants to plant one million trees and sell as many policies  Virginian-Pilot

The company, co-owned by Drew Monroe and Rohan Shetty, is based in Virginia Beach and works with the Nature Conservancy to plant trees in Brazil for each ...

On Facebook, mom of missing 17-year-old boy confirms son died  Southside Daily

The search for a 17-year-old Virginia Beach boy ended Tuesday afternoon. According to a Facebook post written by his mother, the boy has died. Chrissy…

Kellam High School teacher arrested for alleged inappropriate relationship with student

A Kellam High School teacher was arrested Tuesday after an investigation into an inappropriate relationship that had been reported by a female student.

Landstown girls win first region basketball championship  Virginian-Pilot

The Eagles flew out to a fast start and soared past Ocean Lakes to win their first region title.

Second-Year Surge: Tennessee lineman Eric Crosby  247Sports

GoVols247's eighth annual Second-Year Surge series examining a player's critical second season in a program continues with redshirt freshman lineman Eric ...

Future Tennessee tackle Eric Crosby keeps promise to mom to pay for college  Knoxville News Sentinel

The four-star defensive tackle out of Ocean Lakes High in Virginia Beach, Va., signed his paperwork last Wednesday to play for Tennessee.

The top 50 high school recruits in South Hampton Roads for 2018  Virginian-Pilot

The Virginian-Pilot named its top 50 recruits for the Class of 2018.

Virginia Wesleyan University repeats as NCAA Division III softball national champions

Virginia Wesleyan defeats Illinois Wesleyan to win its second straight NCAA Division III softball title.

Hail to the Chief: Kansas City rookie Derrick Nnadi inspired by father  WTKR News 3

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. - Every day is Father's Day for Kansas City Chiefs rookie Derrick Nnadi. The Virginia Beach native (Ocean Lakes High School) is taking part in ...

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 392 distributes several community awards  Virginian-Pilot

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 392 held its annual awards night in April at its headquarters on Bowland Parkway. More than $4,000 was awarded to individuals ...

After nearly four decades in coaching, Kellam's Mike Benzel may have his best team  Virginian-Pilot

Columnist Harry Minium says he's not surprised at the success Mike Benzel has had as Kellam's wrestling coach, given the hard work and toughness Benzel ...

Former Kellam High teacher will serve 6 months in jail for inappropriate student relationship

A former Kellam High School teacher was ordered to serve six months of a five year sentence for having an inappropriate relationship with a student.

A Virginia Beach man died after a Lyft driver left him on a freeway. His loved ones want answers.  Virginian-Pilot

No one disputes he was kicked out of the car on the side of a California freeway. The question is why.

Local teen wins national 'Military Child of the Year' award

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- For years there have been finalists out of Hampton Roads for the national "Military Child of the Year" award, but this year a ...

Cox High loses football game after head coach's suspension  WAVY-TV

The day after the football team's head coach was suspended, Cox High School faced Ocean Lakes High School Friday. Ocean Lakes won the game 49-7.

Virginia Beach schools replace 14 principals  Virginian-Pilot

The city's public schools swapped principals at 14 schools. Eleven were reassigned from other posts in the division, while three come from another school ...

Jaevon Becton Commits to the Hokies  Gobbler Country

Tech picked up another commitment today in the form of Jaevon Becton, a defensive end from Ocean Lakes High School in Virginia Beach.

Hampton Roads well represented in upcoming NFL Draft  WAVY-TV

The 2018 NFL Draft in Dallas could feature a number of players from talent-rich Hampton Roads.

2016 Beach District football preview: Salem looks like leader in battle with many new faces  Virginian-Pilot

What a difference a year makes. Gone from the Beach District are Ocean Lakes coach Chris Scott and Salem coach Robert Jackson. Scott left in January for ...

Police: 113 school threats, 52 arrests in Hampton Roads since Parkland shooting  WAVY-TV

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) -- Police departments across the region have investigated 113 threats at schools and arrested 52 juveniles since the Feb.

New honor to be given to field hockey greats  Virginian-Pilot

The inaugural Ring of Honor awards will be given to several people instrumental to South Hampton Roads field hockey during a picnic and ceremony on ...

Chris Scott Talks First Season at Bishop Sullivan, Virginia Tech Recruiting

Chris Scott is building a football powerhouse at Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School in Virginia Beach, VA., and Virginia Tech has taken notice.

Virginia Beach family explores their Scottish roots by performing at Virginia International Tattoo  Virginian-Pilot

Simon Thurston and his family have planted deep Scottish roots since they moved to the area in 2013. The 16-year-old, who is home-schooled, searched for a ...

Pittsburgh Steelers' Shamarko Thomas returned to Ocean Lakes to bring home positive message  Virginian-Pilot

Pittsburgh Steelers safety Shamarko Thomas returned to his alma mater Ocean Lakes on Monday to bring a message of perseverance through struggle.

25 must-try experiences in Virginia Beach for your summer bucket list  Virginian-Pilot

Looking for something new to try this summer? Let this list all of Virginia Beach experiences be your guide.

First Colonial boys beat Ocean Lakes in battle of unbeatens  Virginian-Pilot

While No. 1 First Colonial emerged as undefeated Coastal Conference regular-season champions, Ocean Lakes made sure the Patriots wouldn't achieve that ...

Suspect in Va. Beach shooting arrested in California  WAVY-TV

Devante Jamal Williams was arrested in California on Feb. 9, and is awaiting extradition back to Virginia.

Ocean Lakes dominates in a key South Hampton Roads showdown  Virginian-Pilot

Third-ranked Ocean Lakes boys soccer team dominates No. 7 Grassfield.

Candidate Profile: Carolyn Rye  WAVY-TV

Name: Carolyn Rye. Biography: Carolyn Rye is a graduate of the College of William & Mary and Fairleigh Dickenson University. She has been a Virginia Beach ...

Virginia Beach Girl Scout earns Gold Award by helping church's food pantry  Virginian-Pilot

I wanted to find a way to help lower the rate of hunger in our community,” Haley Brown said.

New coach Chris Scott has Bishop Sullivan moving ahead  Virginian-Pilot

Six months after his surprise move from Ocean Lakes to Bishop Sullivan Catholic, coach Chris Scott said that plans to elevate the private school's football profile ...

Christmas tree growing in Virginia Beach is all in the family  Virginian-Pilot

In about four years, Heath Boomer will have his own trees for visitors to cut down and take home for the holidays. Until then, he's learning from his great-uncle ...

Va. Beach native killed after Lyft driver forced him out on Los Angeles freeway  WAVY-TV

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) -- Amy Lavelle is fighting for justice from her home in Princess Anne, about 3,000 miles from where a hit-and-run driver killed her ...

Churchland High School hires new football coach

Churchland High School has hired a new football coach.

Quarterbacks Lewis, Cunningham among 6 players to leave ODU football program  Virginian-Pilot

Quarterbacks Brennan Lewis and Kody Cunningham, who redshirted at Old Dominion this past season, are among six players won't play football in 2017 for the ...

Motivated by pain of loss, Eli and Sage Harold close to NFL futures  WAVY-TV

Eli and Sage Harold had to persevere through not one, but two losses in the family.

Making Your Mark: Ping pong bringing students together

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- It might be the most important rally in ping pong. Ken Lees and his nonprofit organization Ping Pong for Charity are trying to ...

Virginia Beach native dies in killer bee attack

A Virginia Beach mother is grieving the death of her son after he was attacked by killer bees in Texas.

News headlines by Google News for Ocean Lakes High School Virginia Beach VA

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Ocean Lakes High . This site has been created to offer a place for OLHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Ocean Lakes High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.