The Kirkwood Call

Today in sports: 11/1/14

left to right: Clair Bradfield, Rebecca Shulte, Trevor Rogan, and Jack Jaeger
(photo courtesy of Wayne Baldwin)

Holden Foreman, sports writer

November 2, 2014

Four Kirkwood cross country runners ran at the sectional meet in Farmington this morning, and Jack Jaeger, senior, Trevor Rogan, senior, and Rebecca Schulte, sophomore, qualified for next week’s state meet in Jefferson City. Clair Bradfield, sophomore, finished in 34th place in the girls race and narrowly...

Athlete Of The Week: Owen Kathriner

Athlete Of The Week: Owen Kathriner

Holden Foreman, sports writer

October 10, 2014

There are over 60 athletes on the boys’ cross country team, but according to head coach Wayne Baldwin, few have had to overcome the challenges Owen Kathriner, freshman, has. He is not on varsity and has yet to earn a medal, but his persistence and character have earned him a spot as TKC’s Athlet...

They got 99 problems but sports ain’t one

Emma Gagliarducci, senior athlete who participates in swimming and cross country.

Katherine Hubbard, features writer

October 1, 2014

For seven years, Emma Gagliarducci woke up at 4 a.m., headed to her club swim practice, which was followed by seven hours of school. After school she ran six to seven miles for cross country practice and after doing hours of homework, finally went to sleep. Then she repeated the entire process over again. Gagliarducci,...

Athlete of the Week: Tommy McGhee

Athlete of the Week: Tommy McGhee

Ryan Davidson, sports writer

September 12, 2014

Senior cross country runner Tommy McGhee had the best race of his life in Jackson, Missouri, as he won his first career medal, finishing 23rd out of over 100 runners on Saturday, Sept. 6. These performances are usually preluded with the blood, sweat and tears of hard work, but Tommy has rewritten the...

Boys’ cross country beats the heat with morning practices

Boys' cross country beats the heat with morning practices

Holden Foreman, sports writer

September 5, 2014

At 5:50 a.m. most students are tucked in bed and soundly sleeping, but on multiple mornings last week members of the boys cross country team were at Kirkwood Park preparing to run their fastest. Summer heat was the cause for such practices, as the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) instructs coaches to resche...

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