The Kirkwood Call

Kirkwood High School student newspaper

Kirkwood High School student newspaper

The Kirkwood Call

Kirkwood High School student newspaper

The Kirkwood Call

Kirkwood steals the soccer ball from Mehlville shortly after a close goal.

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood Boys Freshman Soccer Game vs. Mehlville High School

Katie Bowers, photographer October 12, 2021

On Wednesday, October 6 at 4:15 p.m. Kirkwood High Schools's Freshman Boys Soccer team played against Mehville High School. They all gathered for a home game in Kirkwood's soccer field, and with lots of...

Ellie Francois, junior, runs with the ball as a Westminster player dives for it.

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood Varsity Field Hockey vs. Westminster Oct. 6, 2021

Cassie Sprang, photographer October 12, 2021

The Girls Varsity Field Hockey Team played a home game on October 6, 2021 against Westminster. The game ended with a score of 3-1, the Kirkwood team excited to have another win. "I love getting to know...

Ellie Hubbard, sophomore varsity goalie, heads to the goal to set up.

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood varsity field hockey vs. Rockwood Summit Sept. 13, 2021

Tess Hubbard, photographer October 4, 2021

The Kirkwood varsity field hockey team played their first home game vs. Rockwood Summit Sept. 13, 2021. The Kirkwood field hockey team lost 1-0 in over time. Although they lost this game, they have only...

Ellie Buchanan, senior, holds her phone up for a class selfie.

Photo Gallery: Pep Rally Aug. 26

Annie George, photo editor September 2, 2021

On Aug. 26, 2021, KHS hosted its first pep rally of the 2021-2022 school year. The Pommies and Cheerleaders performed, and the band played. Each of the fall sports came to the front to introduce their...

Laila Person, freshman, prepares to hit the ball at the varsity volleyball district championship against Cor Jesu. Photo courtesy of St. Louis Post Dispatch.

Freshman Friday: Laila Person

Megan Glasgow, features + in-depth editor December 4, 2020

Laila Person, freshman, takes her place on the volleyball court before the next serve, staring through the net at girls taller and older than her. She knows from the previous play that their aggressive...

KHS students have actively voiced their conflicting opinions on social media regarding the cancellation of moderate to high contact sport competitions.

Students opinions on the cancellation of moderate to high contact sport competitions

Maya Kim and Ava Duggin September 21, 2020

St. Louis county executive, announced that high and moderate frequency contact sports such as football, soccer and volleyball, would continue to practice, but would not be able to play in games. Since...

High and moderate frequency contact sports such as football are currently not allowed to compete.

Football and other sports prohibited from competing

Kate Schreiber and Olivia Silvey September 9, 2020

Football, soccer and other high and moderate frequency contact sports will not see competition for the near future. Student-athletes 14 years and older playing high and moderate frequency contact sports...

The annual Friendship Dance between KHS and WGHS has been cancelled.

KHS announces athletics shutdown through July 24

Kate Schreiber, features and in-depth editor July 19, 2020

Update: KHS football workouts will resume Monday, July 27, according to a tweet by KHS football on Wednesday, July 22. Corey Nesslage, athletics director, said that the goal was to get further removed...

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