Fall sports recap


Tess Hubbard

Kameron Richardson, senior, chest bumps his teammate who just scored a touchdown.

Although all sports have ended, KHS athletics did not disappoint in awards and achievements earned from their seasons. Here’s a recap of individual and group awards given to KHS fall sports teams:




Boys’ cross country finished their season as the Suburban Conference Champions. They finished fourth at districts, qualifying for a spot at the state cross country meet where they finished eleventh as a team.


All-Conference Medalists: Levi Rowan, Andrew Hickman, Steven Aguilar, Joey Harrison


All-District Medalists: Levi Rowan, Steven Aguilar, Andrew Hickman, Peyton Ferkel




The Girls’ cross country team finished the season qualifying for the state cross country meet where they finished ninth as a team. Josie Baker, junior, was the team’s highest finisher, earning sixth overall at State.




The KHS field hockey team finished second in their conference and made it to the semifinals for districts. The team had the best overall record out of KHS fall sports, going 13-4-4. 


First Team All-Conference: Ryan Cook, Josie Ploszay and Ellie Francois


Second Team All-Conference: Hallie Pack and Emma Appel


2022 Conference Defensive Player of the Year: Ellie Francois



Senior running back Deion Brown holds numerous school records including most rushing touchdowns in a single game (7), most rushing yards in a single game (352), most points scored in a single season (162) and most touchdowns in a single season (27). He is also the all-time leading rusher with 2,771 career rushing yards and single-season rushing leader with 1,690 yards. 


First Team All-Conference: Andrew Kollitz, Deion Brown, Tyler Macon and Lorenzo Brinkley


Second Team All-Conference: Carson Lindquist, Patrick Fortune, Kameron Richardson and Myles Kruger




Conference Medalist: Margaret Stewart


BOYS’ SOCCER (9-11-1)


First Team All-Conference: Drew Baugus


Second Team All-Conference: Evan Squires and Diego Cabrera


SOFTBALL (10-17)

The softball team ended their season as the Class Four District Tournament runner-ups.


First Team All-Conference: Maddie Hickman


Second Team All-Conference: Allie Friar, Ella Santacruz, Madison Johnson and Zoey Daniels


First Team All-District: Zoey Daniels, Madison Johnson, Maddie Hickman, Allie Friar and Ella Santacruz


Second Team All-District: Amanda Mooneyham


Second Team All-Region: Zoey Daniels, Madison Johnson, Maddie Hickman and Ella Santacruz



The boys’ swim & dive team ended their season as conference champions and finished third overall at the state meet. The boys broke all three relay school records in the 200-yard medley relay, 200-yard free relay and 400-yard free relay. 



JD Suarez-200-yard individual medley, Max Marcus-500-yard freestyle


State Individual Medal Winners:


200-yard medley relay (2nd Place): Josh Denckhoff, Adam Bauer, Julio Suarez and Grady Ashley


200-yard freestyle (4th Place): Max Marcus


1-meter Diving (4th Place): Owen Swearngin


100-yard butterfly (2nd Place): JD Suarez


500-yard freestyle: Stevie Potter (6th Place), Andrew Huebner (8th Place)


200-yard free relay (3rd Place): Grady Ashley, Adam Bauer, Jackson Hardage and Max Marcus


400-yard free relay (2nd Place): JD Suarez, Adam Bauer, Jackson Hardage and Max Marcus



Hadley Allaria and Courtney McCracken placed 3rd as Doubles in the district tournament.


1st Team All-Conference: Hadley Allaria




1st Team All-Conference: Marilynn Steuby

2nd Team All-Conference: Margaret Mallow


Honorable Mention All-Conference: Kinley Bokermann


Conference Sportsmanship Player of the Year: Marilynn Steuby



2nd Team- Kinley Bokerman and Margaret Mallow

Honorable Mention – Marilynn Steuby