Monthly Archive: November 2015


Lauren Ummel

Lauren is a senior at White Oak High School. She has been on the journalism and yearbook staff for two years, and holds the responsibility of a writer and photographer. Lauren has also been a participant of the high school Student Council, volleyball, captain of the flag running team, and varsity powerlifting team all four years. She is a member of the National Honor Society and will attend Baylor University, where she plans on majoring in Communications for nonprofits.


Matthew Fontaine

Matthew Fontaine is a junior, this is his first year on journalism staff and he is the business manager. Matthew plays baritone in the White Oak High School band and also participates in LD debate.


Isaac Rodriguez

Isaac Rodriguez is a junior and this is his second year on journalism staff. He is yearbook editor along with copy editor of the print edition of the Gauger. Isaac is a flute player in the Regiment of Roughnecks along with participating in CX debate.

Roughnecks Dominate Winnsboro 0

Roughnecks Dominate Winnsboro

White Oak was able to easily dispatch of the Red Raiders thanks to the often deadly combination of an explosive offensive attack combined with a hungry and attacking defense. The ‘Necks scored in each of their four possessions and never gave up the lead. The bi-district contest, held on a chilly Thursday night at Lindale’s Eagle Stadium, ended at an abusive tally of 59-14.     Conner Hearron led the charge on offense with 139 rushing yards on 19 carries, adding...


Jeremy Patak

Jeremy is a senior and this is his first year on staff. He is a writer and photographer, and he also is an operator of the Drone. Aside from journalism, Jeremy is a member of the the White Oak basketball team.


All About That Bass

With two tournament downs, the White Oak Bass Fishing Team fished for first place. Recruiting sponsors and fishing competitively hasn’t slowed them down as they performed well in their latest tournament last Saturday, October 3, at Lake o’ the Pines. A 17.73 pound winning bag of fish caught by freshman Trenton Gross and sophomore Seth Kutch earned the team a scholarship money total of $730 and Vendetta 7′ rod combos. Kutch also brought home Big Bass Honors with his catch...


Sabrina Smith

Sabrina is a sophomore and serves as both the Assistant Editor-in-Chief of the Gauger and Copy/Design Editor of the Roughneck yearbook. This is her second year on staff. Her interests include sports, music and anything involving a book. Outside journalism, she plays basketball, runs track, plays on a club soccer team, participates in Model UN, UIL and watches Netflix. Last year, Sabrina went to state in Headline Writing and tied with Isaac Rodriguez, who placed fourth, and was an alternate...

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