Playoff Qualifers (Pictured: Duane Bennett, Andy Waddel, 1986 Team Member, Rodney Byrd, Antoine Esters, Kareem Vaughn, Tommy Bonner, Junior Adams, and Dan Moore)


IHSA State Playoff Qualifiers- 2nd Round (Sweet 16)
1990 • (8-3 Record, 4-2 Conference Record)

Coach: Gary Bridell

Conference: Mississippi Valley

Team Captains: Loren Buckner, Jarod Leffler, Mike Goodin

5th consecutive trip to the postseason. 3rd time reaching the 2nd round in 4 years.  Lost to Semi-Finalists and number 1 ranked Bloomington.

Results:
OTHS 14, Edwardsville 12
Bloomington 15, OTHS 0

2003 • (8-3 Record, 5-2 Conference Record)

Coach: Todd Moeller

Conference: Southwestern

Team Captains: Kevin Duncan, Kevin Kombrink, Dan Moore

The Panthers earn just their fourth trip past the first round of the playoffs as they knock off conference rival Edwardsville before losing to another rival in East St. Louis.

Results:
OTHS 21, Edwardsville 14
East St. Louis 45, OTHS 3

2012 • (8-3 Record, 5-2 Conference Record)

Coach: Brandon Joggerst

Conference: Southwestern


The Panthers moved up to Class 8A in 2012, making them 1 of 2 8A teams (Belleville East) in the entire metro-east area. OTHS went up to Chicago and knocked off the higher seed Homewood 37-35 before losing at home to LaGrange Lyons in the 2nd Round.

Results:
OTHS 37, Homewood 35
LaGrange Lyons 42, OTHS 27