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Meramec walks the plank

Meramec walks the plank

John Drury, features writer

November 5, 2015

Eighteen months and $11 million later, the Walker Natatorium stands completed on the far west end of the KHS campus. The boys’ swim and dive team meets Monday through Saturday with an additional morning practice on Wednesdays in preparation for the upcoming state championship. The girls’ team comes...

Baby got back(stroke)

Baby got back(stroke)

Christian Heutel, web sports editor

October 27, 2015

As Jack Wever’s alarm clock goes off every morning at 4:30 for club practice, he is reminded that there is yet another opportunity to improve his skills and his work from the previous day. Over time, Wever, sophomore, said he has become a much stronger swimmer because of his commitment to the team...

This week in sports: 11/2/14-11/2/14

This week in sports: 11/2/14-11/2/14

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

November 9, 2014

11/3: Hockey fell 5-2 to De Smet. Mitchell Drexler and JP Postal, both juniors, accounted for KHS' scoring, but a three goal Spartan second period proved too much for the Pioneers to handle, in addition to scores in the first and third periods.   11/5: Ryan Higginbotham (junior), Matt...

Today in sports: 11/8/14

Today in sports: 11/8/14

Holden Foreman, sports writer

November 8, 2014

Three Kirkwood cross country runners ran in the state meet at Jefferson City this morning, and Rebecca Schulte, sophomore athlete of the week, earned a medal by finishing in 27th place with a time of 19:28. In the boys’ race, seniors Trevor Rogan and Jack Jaeger finished 93rd and 108th, respectively....

Today in sports: 10/28/14

Today in sports: 10/28/14

Holden Foreman, sports writer

October 28, 2014

Boys hockey lost 2-6 against Lindbergh tonight in Webster. After Lindbergh took a 1-0 lead, Kole Mudra quickly tied the game at 1-1, but from there Lindbergh tacked on 5 more goals to make it a 6-1 game. A late goal by Tanner Drake was not enough, and Lindbergh held on for the victory. Boys swim and...

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