The Kirkwood Call

Sexual misconduct in sports

It is acceptable for sports players to be physical with their opponents, but never with their partner.

Hayden Davidson and Tom Mueller

March 13, 2019

*Logos courtesy of   Larry Nassar, Jerry Sandusky and Ray Rice. The legacies of these men will forever be tainted by their reckless actions toward innocent people. Sexual misconduct and domestic violence damage various sports, age ranges and athletic skill levels. It is ac...

No room for justice

Chloe Hooker

Emma Lingo, news-features writer

April 10, 2018

*names changed for anonymity When Sam*, KHS student, was raped he did not tell the police. He did not tell his parents. In fact, he told no one. During the last months of his eighth grade year, when most students were getting excited for the upcoming spring break, Sam was raped by his girlfriend while they were on a date. After ...

Behind elevator doors

Behind elevator doors

Christian Heutel, sports writer

October 8, 2014

In the past month, media has been filled with discussions of domestic violence and Ray Rice, which all surround the NFL and shine a certain spotlight on Commissioner Roger Goodell. Rice, a former Baltimore Ravens running back, was arrested and indicted for third-degree aggravated assault relating...

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