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“Congratulations”—Five KHS seniors who got into elite universities

“Congratulations”—Five KHS seniors who got into elite universities

Ethan Peter, features writer

May 15, 2019

Kirkwood’s towering trees were an array of red, orange and yellow hues when Mary Ralston, senior, completed her college applications. Yet when those leaves turned brown, shriveling and drifting down from high in the trees, Ralston continued to receive promotional materials from various schools. When the ...

Photo gallery: Turkey Day football game vs Webster

Photo gallery: Turkey Day football game vs Webster

Malayna Vines, photographer

November 28, 2018

The KHS football team played Webster Groves in the 111th annual Thanksgiving Day football game Nov. 22. The Pioneers won with a final score of 75-34, allowing them to keep the Frisco Bell for the sixth year in a row. Cooper Wise, senior, accepted the Ray Moss award before the game commenced. One Kirkwood...

Photo gallery: varsity football vs Ritenour Sept. 28

Photo gallery: varsity football vs Ritenour Sept. 28

Kelley Cochran, staff photographer

October 7, 2018

Kirkwood varsity football played against Ritenour high school last Friday, September 28th. With a score of 58-21, the pioneers took another win for their sixth game this fall season. The theme for pep nation was construction, with hundreds of students wearing hard hats and reflective vests filling the...

Numbers don’t lie

Numbers don’t lie

Daniel Kim, sports editor

October 1, 2018

The Pioneer football team is off to a great start, fueled by performances from four seniors: Cooper Wise, Arvell Ferguson Jr., Maurice Massey and Martez Jones. Starting the season undefeated, KHS is number four in STLToday's Top High School Football Teams Ranking. Numbers don’t lie, these senior play...

Cleveland frowns

Austin Cleveland, sports writer

September 28, 2016

The Cleveland Browns have had 26 starting quarterbacks take the field since 1999, seven above the Chicago Bears, next on the list. Many young promising talents, from Johnny Manziel to Colt McCoy, are forcibly removed from their college successes and thrown into the tragic graveyard of Cleveland Browns...

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