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Photo gallery: varsity girls’ field hockey vs St. Joseph’s Academy

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ field hockey vs St. Joseph’s Academy

Genevieve Francois, staff photographer

September 13, 2018


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The varsity girls field hockey team played St. Joseph's Academy on Wednesday, Sept. 5.  The girls resided victorious in a 2-1 score. This was the first time Kirkwood has beat St. Joseph's Academy since 1999, "Yeah, we were definitely afraid to play them," Taylor Losse, sophomore, said.  When asked...

Photo Gallery: varsity boys’ soccer vs. Pattonville 9/4

Photo Gallery: varsity boys’ soccer vs. Pattonville 9/4

Kelley Cochran, photographer

September 12, 2018


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Kirkwood varsity soccer beats Pattonville 3-0 on September 4, 2018. This is the sixth game of the season and so far varsity has had 1 win and 4 losses since their first game. "You have to be pretty fit, you gotta do a lot of running [and you have to run] two miles in 12 minutes," Franky Landers, senior,...

Photo gallery: varsity football vs Francis Howell

Photo gallery: varsity football vs Francis Howell

Megan Tate Van Buren, Genevieve Francois, and Ben Rives

August 31, 2018


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KHS varsity football played Francis Howell on Fri. Aug 31. The Pioneers won with a final score of 37-28. According to Caroline Wilson, senior, running the flags across the track allows seniors to get involved at football game. "I encourage people to [run the flags] because even though its a little hard...

Looking Forward

Looking Forward

Lany Borella, features writer

October 20, 2016


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Growing up she participated in track, basketball and soccer; then, during her freshman year of high school, Meredith Openlander tried field hockey, and she is still involved with the sport today. Openlander said field hockey is the sport she loved the most because she picked it up really quick and was abl...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity volleyball vs. Parkway North

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity volleyball vs. Parkway North

Christian Baker, photographer

September 20, 2016


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Tuesday, Sept. 13, the varsity girls' volleyball team played Parkway North and won in two sets. "I think this volleyball season is going great compared to last year," Georgia Harrell, senior, said,  "This year we are less of individuals and more of a family. We definitely have a chance at advancing...

Varsity boys’ cross country season review

Varsity boys’ cross country season review

Jane Stewart, social media

December 14, 2015


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In the 2015 fall season, the boys’ varsity cross country team had three runners qualify for state including Beau Bramlett, senior, Holden Foreman, junior and Christian Baker, freshman. Coached by Wayne Baldwin, this was the first season that non-seniors have qualified for state since 1995. The varsity...

Beating the heat

Beating the heat

Anna Mullendore, Health & Wellness writer

September 10, 2015


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Ahh, fall sports: where the sun blazes down on an athlete's shoulders at a scorching 95 degrees, hot enough to melt the soles of a cross country runner’s Asics right onto the pavement. Success on the team may not be predictable, but the degree of the summer heat is. Listed below are some tips to im...

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