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Photo gallery: boys’ varsity basketball take on Vianney

Photo gallery: boys’ varsity basketball take on Vianney

Christian Baker, photographer

January 25, 2017


Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries, Sports, Visuals

After a hard fought game, Vianney pulled away from Kirkwood with a final score of 66-48 Jan. 24. After a close first half, Vianney slowly built up their lead. "We did not play our best last night," Isaac Moye, senior, said. "This season has been up and down for us." Kirkwood's record this season is 7-7....

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball vs Nerinx Hall

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball vs Nerinx Hall

Gabi Baker, photo editor

January 25, 2017


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Girls' varsity basketball pulls away in the second half with a 67-47 win, after a close first half against Nerinx Hall Jan. 23. Lauryn Miller, senior, led Kirkwood with 21 points, followed by Jayla Everett with 16 points. Right before half time, Nerinx began to pull ahead, closing in the lead the...

Photo gallery: girls’ swimming vs. Parkway North

Photo gallery: girls’ swimming vs. Parkway North

Mary Ralston, photographer

January 20, 2017


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The varsity girls’ swim team had their second to last home meet against Parkway North, Jan. 17. Winning 139-49. “I was kind of frustrated about [swimming the 100 Back], because, after all, I never swim back in practice unless I must,” Mary Frizzell, sophomore, said. “But after I swam, I was gla...

Photo gallery: JV boy’s basketball vs. Wentzville Holt

Photo gallery: JV boy’s basketball vs. Wentzville Holt

Abby Lay, photographer

January 20, 2017


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The Pioneers secure a narrow 47-45 win over Wentzville Holt High School during the Denver Miller Tournament Jan. 11. The game marked the first win of the tournament for KHS, and they finished the tournament 2-1 having also playing Ladue and Ritenour. Zach Kohl, sophomore, felt ready to go back to regul...

History of blackface

History of blackface

Naomi Blair, news writer

December 6, 2016


Filed under News, Visuals

Blackface is when people who are not black darken their face in order portray corrupted images of blacks, according to PBS. Blackface is used to mock black people in public. While this is an issue, many students at KHS do not know what blackface is or the history behind it. Below is a timeline depicting...

Photo gallery: varsity football practice

Photo gallery: varsity football practice

Lauryn Miller, photographer

November 18, 2016


Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries, Sports, Uncategorized, Visuals

Every Thursday during the fall, KHS's varsity football team arrives at Lyons Stadium at 6 a.m. for practice. With great anticipation for the game the next day, the boys spend time going over various plays and final details for their upcoming opponent. Even as mornings grew colder, the boys continued ...

Photo gallery: JV boys’ basketball practice

Photo gallery: JV boys’ basketball practice

Christian Baker, photographer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries, Sports, Visuals

The JV boys' basketball team practices for their upcoming season on Tuesday, Nov. 15. "I'm excited to get the season started off with these guys," TJ Kocher, sophomore, said. "Not everyone is back from football season yet, but I think we will end up having a decent team."  

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