The Kirkwood Call

Photo Gallery: swim and dive conference meet Feb. 4 and 6

Alyssa Dennis, sophomore, swims her 100 butterfly, and breaks her own record for the 4th time.

Annie George, photographer

February 11, 2020

KHS hosted the girls' swim and dive Conference meet Feb. 4 and 6. Kirkwood, Parkway South, Parkway West, Parkway Central, Eureka, Marquette, Lafayette and Lindbergh attended. Marquette placed first, and Kirkwood took fourth. "This year's conference was a really interesting one," Ella Pearl, junior,...

Photo gallery: girls’ swim and dive Kirkwood invite

photo by Megan Tate Van Buren

Megan Tate Van Buren, photographer

February 1, 2019

Kirkwood girls' swim and dive places second overall against Lafayette, Marquette, Parkway South, Villa Duchesne and Francis Howell in the second annual Kirkwood Invite on Friday Jan. 18. 2019. "[The Kirkwood Invite] lets me spend quality time with everyone on my team as well as the other teams," said...

Photo gallery: girls swim and dive vs. Marquette Dec. 11

Olivia Inion, freshman, does a reverse flip off the diving board. She has been diving on and off since the age of 5.

Kelley Cochran, photographer

December 18, 2018

Marquette won against Kirkwood with a score of 128-56. This is their 5th meet this season, and they have 6 more meets before heading into state. "The best part of my job is to work with all these awesome, talented, smart kids at Kirkwood high school" Matt Beasley, swim coach said. "It can be hard to...

Photo gallery: girls’ swim invite

Swimmers prepare to dive before their race.

Megan Van Buren and Mary Ralston

January 23, 2018

    KHS hosted the first annual Kirkwood Invitational. Overall Kirkwood placed 4th in the meet. For updates on the team check the Kirkwood Swim and Dive twitter account or Kirkwood's sports page. ...

Photo gallery: girls’ swim practice

Allie Hickenbotham, senior

Kara Rieger, photographer

November 17, 2017

TKC went to the girl's swim and dive practice Nov. 15. Bella Borbonus, junior, has been swimming since her freshman year. She says it's difficult to get back into swim shape, but she's optimistic about improving her 100 freestyle time this season to get a state cut. "I like the social aspect of it," Borbonus...

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