The Kirkwood Call

10 teams, 10 stories: Fall Sports

10 teams, 10 stories: Fall Sports

Hayden Davidson and Tom Mueller

August 22, 2019

TKC spoke with a leader from each of the 10 varsity fall sports teams. Read here to find out what they had to say about their upcoming seasons.

Pink Out game

Pink Out game

Maisie Bradley, sports writer

September 27, 2016

Kirkwood volleyball's annual Pink Out game is Tuesday, Sept. 27 against Rockwood Summit.  The purpose of the game is to raise money and awareness for breast cancer. Since this fundraiser began, the program has donated almost $15,000. The organization has gotten over 30 sponsors and sold over 450...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity volleyball vs. Hazelwood Central

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity volleyball vs. Hazelwood Central

Gabi Baker and Christian Baker

September 23, 2016

Wednesday, Sept. 21, the varsity girls' volleyball team played Hazelwood Central and won in two sets. We set out to capture some of the emotions that volleyball players express and feel during the game. "I do get nervous before every game, but once [the game] starts I tune it out," Abby Gunn, junior...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity volleyball vs. Parkway North

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity volleyball vs. Parkway North

Christian Baker, photographer

September 20, 2016

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...

Going for the kill

Going for the kill

Kate Hennessey, sports writer

December 14, 2015

Injuring her finger halfway through the season was not how Emma Berthold imagined her last year on the KHS volleyball team to go. However, Berthold, senior, continued to support her team from the bench. “She was really worked up since she couldn’t help us when we were losing,” Mary Catherine...

Athlete of the week: Kara Steele

Athlete of the week: Kara Steele

John Drury, sports writer

November 12, 2014

Being an underclassmen playing sports at the varsity level is rare, especially in a sport such as volleyball, where the number of spots on the team are limited. Kara Steele, sophomore, has played varsity for two seasons in addition to playing club year-round and helped KHS girls’ volleyball to their...

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
girls volleyball