The Kirkwood Call

10 teams, 10 stories: Fall Sports

A leader from each of KHS' 10 fall varsity sports teams; photos by Kelley Cochran, visual by Hayden Davidson

Hayden Davidson and Tom Mueller

August 22, 2019

TKC spoke with a leader from each of the 10 varsity fall sports teams. Read here to find out what they had to say about their upcoming seasons.

Cross country recap – question and answer

Cross country recap - question and answer

Grace Murphy, features writer

November 27, 2017

The KHS cross country season has come to an end, and many of the runners enjoyed their season and the atmosphere of the team. They run to get a break from the school day and do a sporty they enjoy. Here is what a few runners thought about their season. All photos taken by Meg Murphy. GIRLS' CROSS ...

Photo gallery: Great Trails cross country meet 11/18

Josh Robertson, senior, leads his teammates in a cheer before beginning their race.

Mary Frizzell, photographer

November 19, 2017

Members of the Kirkwood Boys Cross Country team assembled their own race called the Great Trails Meet on Saturday, Nov. 4. Thirty-six boys divided into six teams participated in the 2.3 mile course that went through Kirkwood Park. The tradition began in 2016 when Christian Baker posed the idea to...

Running is for suckers

Running is for suckers

Hannah Cohen, social media editor

October 19, 2016

For more than 20 years, KHS boys’ cross country has been running in the annual Blow Pop Race at Kirkwood Park, formerly known as Slo Poke. Originally, Slo Poke caramel lollipops were given to the top 10 runners of both the JV and varsity races. “The joke was that if you were the first 10 acro...

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