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Varsity girls’ basketball senior night vs. Parkway South Feb. 13

Eliana Poger, freshman, stands with her arms out to block a Parkway South player.

Julia Knoll, photographer

February 14, 2019

The Varsity girls' basketball team had their senior night game vs. Parkway South on Feb. 13. They have just one senior, Abby Ludbrook, leading the team this season after the loss of seven seniors last year. So far this season the girls have a record of 19-3. "Abby's a huge part of our team, she's...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball vs. Eureka

Abby Ludbrook, senior, passes the ball to her teammate.

Mary Ralston, photo editor

December 15, 2018

Kirkwood varsity girls' basketball had a game against Eureka Wednesday Dec. 11. They won with a score of 56 to 42 and their next game will be against Webster this Friday, Dec. 14. "We look like a completely different team [than last year]," Olivia Giardino, junior, said. "We lost seven seniors, which...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball state championship

The team poses with Monica Tritz, head coach and biology teacher, after the press conference.

Malayna Vines and Hannah Cohen

March 23, 2017

After defeating Rock Bridge High School in a double overtime game, KHS girls' varsity basketball played at state Saturday March 18. KHS beat Lee's Summit High School 43-36 in a well-deserved win, Makayla Wallace, junior and point guard, said. “It was amazing," Wallace said. "It was like a dream come ...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball semifinals

Abby Ludbrook, sophomore, Emily Kreidler, junior, Kate Jozwiakowski, freshman, and Ashley Anderson, junior, hold hands and cheer for their teammates in the first of two overtimes.

Hannah Cohen and Malayna Vines

March 23, 2017

KHS girls' varsity basketball team played Rock Bridge High School in the semifinal round of the Class 5 Show-Me Showdown and went into double overtime March 17. Kirkwood won with a score of 56-60 after two additional four minute overtimes. Makayla Wallace, junior, said that her coaches were a big part...

Photo gallery: girls’ JV basketball vs. Whitfield Academy

Rachel Jacobs, junior.

Malayna Vines, features writer

December 16, 2016

Kirkwood girls' JV basketball team defeats Whitfield Academy in their first game on Dec. 2. Brooke Riggles, sophomore, said she had fun with her team and appreciated the support from the audience. "[Our] home opener was a blast," Riggles said. "The girls are great and we just want to have fun. It...

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Abby Ludbrook