The Kirkwood Call

Football and other sports prohibited from competing

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

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 will not be able to compete in games of any kind, announced St. Louis County Executive Dr. Sam Page a...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ field hockey vs. Pattonville 10/27

The teams give high fives after the Pioneers win 2-0.

Julia Knoll, photographer

November 2, 2018

The varsity girls' field hockey team had their first game of playoffs vs. Pattonville at MICDS Oct. 27. The girls had a strong run in the regular season and ended fourth in state after a loss to Villa Duchesne. "I feel like overall we played pretty well, the team really came together towards the end,"...

Issues: Concussions

art by Grace Mennerick

Benji Wilton, sports editor

October 23, 2018

“Blue 42, set hut!” The quarterback receives the snap on third and goal and steps back into the pocket. Desperate for a touchdown, he surveys the field looking for an open receiver but comes up empty. Now scrambling to the right, he decides to take matters into his own hands and makes a beeli...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity field hockey vs Rockwood Summit Sept. 27

Cate Camenzind, senior, dribbles the ball down the field.

Morgan Gindler, staff photographer

October 3, 2018

The KHS field hockey team played against Rockwood Summit on Sept. 27. Rockwood Summit won the game with a final score of 1-0. "We played really hard and we only let them have one goal, but I thought we all played really well," Cate Camenzind, senior, said after the game.

Looking Forward

Photo by Kara Rieger

Lany Borella, features writer

October 20, 2016

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...

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