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.

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ soccer Oct. 15

Photo by Will Rives

Will Rives, Photographer

October 20, 2018

Kirkwood boys' soccer hosted Clayton High School for their senior night Monday, Oct. 15. Clayton came into the game a heavy favorite with a record of 18-1 against Kirkwood's 3-18. Although things were looking up for Kirkwood with the game tied 1-1, Clayton scored two goals in the second half to finish...

Photo Gallery: varsity boys’ soccer game vs MICDS Oct. 18

The team gathers during halftime for a pep talk from Coach Fisch.

Julia Knoll, photographer

October 19, 2018

Kirkwood varsity boys' soccer had their game against MICDS on Thursday, Oct. 18. They suffered a tough loss falling 3-0 to the private school. The team has had a tough season, with a record of 4-17, but they are trying to stay positive and turn it around in the post-season. "[This season] hasn’t been going so great for us, but we’re looking to turn it...

Photo Gallery: varsity boys’ soccer vs. Pattonville 9/4

Jake Heinrichs, junior, attempts to block the opposing player and steal the ball back.

Kelley Cochran, photographer

September 12, 2018

Kirkwood varsity soccer beats Pattonville 3-0 on September 4, 2018. This is the sixth game of the season and so far varsity has had 1 win and 4 losses since their first game. "You have to be pretty fit, you gotta do a lot of running [and you have to run] two miles in 12 minutes," Franky Landers, senior,...

Photo gallery: JV boys soccer vs Clayton

Danny Giesler, sophomore, sprints for the ball ahead, fouling a Clayton player.

Kylan Lane, photographer

September 19, 2017

Kirkwood Junior varsity boys soccer beat Clayton High School 3-1 at KHS on Friday, Sept. 8. After losing to Rockwood Summit on Wednesday (2-0), the Pioneers made an impressive comeback. “It was good for us to bounce back after that loss,” Danny Giesler, sophomore, said. “Our defensive shape definitely...

Today in sports: 10/27/14

photo courtesy of SoccerStl

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

October 27, 2014

Varsity boys’ soccer was the only Pioneer team to take the field, matching up against 2 seed Lafayette in the first round of districts. The contest was tied 0-0 at halftime, but a Lancer goal with 10:40 to go provided all they needed for the victory. Lafayette will move on to play the winner of Vianney...

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