The Kirkwood Call

Photo gallery: women’s ultimate frisbee practice 4/13/19

Eileen Finley, junior, pivots around Catherine Butler, sophomore, to find an opening to throw in.

Morgan Gindler, photographer

April 16, 2019

The Kirkwood Women's Ultimate team had practice at North Kirkwood Middle School on 4/13/19. They mainly scrimmaged in order to practice their new defensive strategies for their next game against Marquette. "It went really well. I think we learned a lot," Eileen Finley, junior, said. "We learned the new...

It’s a date

“I feel like even if you date someone and it goes terribly wrong it teaches you something,” Finley said.

Grace Fearheiley, web staffer

March 15, 2019

Most high schoolers have heard an older figure in their lives say they are too young to be in a serious relationship or in love. According to Eileen Finley, junior, who has been dating her boyfriend for over two years, this myth about young love has existed for an incredibly long time. Finley believes dati...

Bridging the GAPP

GAPP students get together for a group photo in Germany.

Maddie Meyers, web managing editor

October 1, 2018

Cheers filled the halls of Lambert Airport as 22 KHS students caught a first glance of their German partners on Sept. 19, 2018. The American students waved their colorful signs and ran to and embraced their partners after being apart for approximately three months. The German American Partnership ...

The Frisbest Sport

The Frisbest Sport

Ryleigh Palmer, writer

May 21, 2018

She sends the disc soaring across the field towards the end zone and immediately sprints after the frisbee.  Onlookers stare in awe as the disc flies through the air and Eileen Finley, sophomore, watches the frisbee land into the hands of her teammate in the end zone.  The KHS Women’s Ultimate Fr...

Passing on the disk

“There’s a lot of respect in the game because there [aren’t any referees] and you call your own,” Rich said. “You can play hard but you still have respect [for the other team].”

Grace Fearheiley, writer

May 21, 2018

Her hair bobs as she sprints down the field. Eileen Finley, sophomore, prepares to intercept a frisbee throw during a KHS ultimate frisbee game. As she runs down the field, she is reminded of when she first started playing frisbee with her family. Frisbee has been one of her passions for the majority of he...

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
Eileen Finley