The Kirkwood Call

Hoop dreams

Damien Loyd doing a crossover pose with a basketball.

Tom Mueller, features writer

May 1, 2019

It was judgement day and he was an hour late. With only 30 minutes left in tryouts, he hurried into the densely packed gym full of sweaty sixth graders. Damien Loyd, now senior, knew that he would have to set himself apart from all the other boys trying for roster spots on the sixth grade Pioneer Elit...

Tell the world

Tell the world

Annie O'Brien, features writer

January 20, 2017

Everyone has something to say, whether it is a piece of advice for future generations or just a story to tell. So, TKC set out to find some of the things people want to share with the world. From being yourself to doing what you love, watch this video to hear positive messages from KHS students and teac...

Wise commits to SLU

Wise commits to SLU

Ben Cohen, breaking news editor

August 18, 2015

KHS shortstop Sadie Wise announced her commitment to playing softball at St. Louis University Saturday, Aug. 15. Wise, junior, hit .486 with 2 home runs and tied for first on her team with 25 RBIs last season. She also had four stolen bases and no errors in 2014. Wise has started at shortstop since ...

Athlete of the Week: Haley Thogmartin

Athlete of the Week: Haley Thogmartin

Ryan Davidson, sports writer

September 5, 2014

Senior softball pitcher Haley Thogmartin had one of the most stellar performances that will occur in KHS sports all year on Monday, Aug. 25 in the season opener against Lindbergh, in which Kirkwood won 5-2. Thogmartin opened the game with a three run inside the park home run that got the Pioneers...

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