The Kirkwood Call

Senior Profiles: Ashley Anderson

Photo by Malayna Vines

Mary Frizzell, Photographer

May 18, 2018

Since the first time she picked up a basketball, Ashley Anderson, senior, has given the sport her all. From age 5, she learned how to dribble, shoot and navigate intricate plays. As the sport runs deep in her family, with her dad and five of his siblings also playing the sport, it is no surprise she ha...

Photo gallery: boys’ and girls’ basketball practice 11/13

Jonah McDowell, junior, performs layup.

Christian Baker, photographer

November 17, 2017

The boys' and girls' basketball teams had practice to prepare for the upcoming 2017-18  season, Nov. 13. "Since football didn't make it so far into the playoffs, we've been able to practice more with the football guys which we haven't been able to do in recent years," said junior Jonah McDowell. "We...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball game vs. Parkway North

Makayla Wallace, junior.

Malayna Vines, features writer

January 7, 2017

Kirkwood girls' varsity basketball team defeated Parkway North in the semifinal round of the Visitation Academy Christmas Basketball Tournament Dec. 28. Kirkwood won with a final score of 71-64 after they tied the score in the last seconds of the game, forcing overtime. Jayla Everett, junior, expressed...

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...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball

Jayla Everett, junior, tries to push past her teammate and get to the basket.

Audrey Berns, photographer

November 18, 2016

Varsity girls' basketball started their season Nov. 7, and are preparing for their first game of the season. "Being a freshman on varsity is tough," Natalie Bruns, freshman, said. "I definitely feel some pressure because I'm playing with girls that have such a high level of talent, but [I'm] excited...

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