The Kirkwood Call

Why swimming isn’t a sport

Why swimming isn't a sport

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

November 17, 2017

 *This piece is entirely satirical If I have to hear about how the Walker family donated a pool to KHS one more time, I swear I’m transferring to Webster. I don’t understand why the swim team needed a new pool anyway. Swimming isn’t even a sport. “Anyone can swim,” Bridget Heartlein, sen...

VOK: 9.10

VOK: 9.10

Abby Lay, photographer

September 10, 2015


Athlete of the Week: Bridget Heartlein

Athlete of the Week: Bridget Heartlein

Ethan Cost, sports writer

January 27, 2015

Bridget Heartlein, freshman, managed to shave six seconds off her best time in the 500 meter freestyle event at the Parkway South Invite Jan. 16-17, but came just short of qualifying for state. But the Pioneers, who took fourth at the competition, are more important to her. “Even though it’s like...

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Bridget Heartlein