The Kirkwood Call

Spring break, basketball championships and more affected by coronavirus

Seaside, FL, popular spring break destination for Kirkwood students, has closed their beach in response to COVID-19.

Olivia Silvey and Lydia Cohen

March 16, 2020

Seaside Beach, popular Florida spring break destination for Kirkwood families and students, will close to the public March 16 at 5 p.m. Many people have continued their vacation plans even with strong recommendations against travel and social events. Celebrities such as Ariana Grande are making calls ...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball and Male Poms

Malayna Vines, junior, dances with the varsity Pommies during halftime.

Kara Rieger, photographer

January 31, 2018

The girls' varsity basketball team won 59-38 against Pattonville high school Friday, Jan. 19. Both the varsity Pommies and the Male Pommies stole the floor during half time with their dance routines. "I believe the experience is amazing, but I had some extra experience, because I'm in Mrs. Bekebrede's...

Girls’ varsity basketball final four games

Lauryn Miller, junior

Gabi Baker and Julia Bailey

March 25, 2016

The girls' varsity basketball team made history in Kirkwood, traveling down to play in the Final Four state game at the Mizzou Arena in Columbia, MO, March 17, 2016. They played Francis Howell North, winning 66-55, advancing to the state championship game vs. Kickapoo March 19 at 2:40pm. Kirkwood lost...

Girls’ basketball senior night preview

Gabi Baker, photographer

February 17, 2016

Come out for the girls' varsity basketball senior night at 6 p.m. against Parkway North Feb. 26. There will be raffles and contests for a chance to win prizes, such as Raising Cane's for a year, and some other give aways. The theme is jersey night so come out and support the girls to try to get a...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball: Jan. 23

The players and coaches on the bench cheer for their teammates after they scored.

Gabi Baker, photographer

February 2, 2015

Kirkwood girls' varsity basketball defeated Ritenour, 70-26, in the David Holley Assembly Hall Jan. 23. "The best part about the game of basketball is the self-discipline that comes with it which flows into my everyday life," Lauryn Miller, sophomore, said.  

Q & A with Lauryn Miller and Jordan Roundtree

Jordan Roundtree (left) and Lauryn Miller (right)

Christian Heutel, sports writer

November 13, 2014

Lauryn Miller, sophomore, and Jordan Roundtree, junior, are inseparable friends on and off the court. They have both played basketball for several years on multiple teams, including the girls’ varsity team at KHS. This is Roundtree’s first year at KHS, after previously attending Parkway West, and...

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