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Bucs Football Wins Home Opener Over Pasadena FBCA 36-13!

The O’Connell Buccaneers sent their fans home with a dominant win Friday night over Pasadena First Baptist at Kermit Courville Stadium. After taking a 6-0 lead through the first quarter, the Bucs ballooned that advantage to 20-0 by halftime. O’Connell still had the shutout going, leading 28-0, after three quarters before First Baptist finally got

Football Practices Begin August 1!

The 2018 Bucs Football Team will begin practices on Wednesday, August 1!  It is mandatory that all students who plan on playing football this season attend.  There will be two different practice schedules, that will alternate each day. Practice Schedule #1 (Two-a-Day) 6:30 am – 8:30 am 10:30 am – 12:00 noon Practice Schedule #2

Volleyball Two-A-Days Begin August 1!

Two-a-day practices for the 2018 Lady Bucs Volleyball Team will begin Wednesday, August 1.  The morning practice will be from 8:00 am – 10:00 am, and the afternoon practice from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.  It is mandatory that all players attend BOTH practices each day.  We’re looking forward to getting the season started!  If

Bucs Featured in Vype Magazine Football Preview

Vype Magazine wrote a feature article about the Bucs program and football team in this year’s football preview!  The article can be viewed below!     Martin & Cotton return as Galveston O’Connell jumps back to TAPPS Thomas Bingham 2d @tbingham 10 Sometimes you don’t know how great you have it until you leave. That’s the

Lady Bucs Basketball Returned with Successful Season in 2017-18!

After not fielding a team in 2016-17, girls basketball returned to the court at O’Connell this year!  With nine players coming out for the team, the Lady Bucs enjoyed some success this season, finishing with a 5-9 record in district play, which was good enough for a berth in the state playoffs.  The team traveled

Lady Bucs Softball Team Headed to State Tournament

The Lady Bucs Softball Team will open up in the first round of the state tournament on Friday, May 11, in Houston, against Mt. Carmel.  The game will start at 2:00 pm at Baseball USA.  Should the team advance through the bracket to the championship, Saturday’s championship game will be played at Houston Baptist University,

Brisick Named TCAL All State & TABC All State

O’Connell would like to congratulate senior forward, Michael Brisick, on being selected TCAL 2nd Team All State.  He was also named to the Texas Association of Basketball Coaches All State team for the 2017-18 season!  Congratulations to Mike on his well-deserved honors!

Lady Bucs Softball Team Advances to State Tournament!

The Lady Bucs softball team finished up the regular season on Wednesday with a district win over KIPP Houston, 26-0!  The team finishes 6-5 in district play, and will open play in the state tournament on Friday, May 11.  The girls will open up against Mt. Carmel at 2:00 pm, at Baseball USA in Houston. 

Shop the NEW shop page and raise money for our school!

Fans! Buying the things you need and supporting our school just got a lot easier. We’ve launched a brand-new shop-raising page that you can get to by clicking the SHOP link on our site navigation. Shop for the things you need by using the links on that page and we earn cash-back from your purchase! We’ll

Alumni Basketball Game

Last Saturday, January 6th, 2018, the Fighting Buccaneer Alum team played the current O’Connell College Preparatory Basketball team. Coach Derek Martin (head Basketball Coach and OC Athletic Director), class of 1991, passed over his coaching duties to Coach Tim Cotton for the night so he could play on the Alumni side. The alumni roster included: