The Kirkwood Call

Dual threat

Dual threat

Daniel Kim, Sports writer

April 3, 2017

Wake up. Go to school. Practice. Dinner. Homework. Sleep. Repeat. For student athletes who strive for success in the classroom and on the field, there is no time to lounge around. In order to maintain a 4.0 GPA and be dedicated to sports in high school, the student athletes have to turn in lengthy as...

Photo gallery: National Signing Day

Tyresse Norris, senior, commits to play football at Missouri Valley College.

Malayna Vines, features writer

February 15, 2017

19 KHS seniors participated in National Signing Day while officially committing to play a sport at their college or university Feb. 2. Sadie Wise, senior, committed to play Division 1 softball at Saint Louis University and is looking forward to spending the next four years as a Billiken. "Being able...

VOK: 12.20

VOK: 12.20

Christian Heutel, Michael Teasdale, Izzy Colón, Anna Claire Kilcoyne, and Shae Look

December 20, 2016

Willie Parks: TKC: What is the craziest experience you’ve had as a walking counselor? Parks: “I did have to come across a lunch table to grab a girl from jumping on a guy during lunch. She was probably about 4 foot 5 and 80 pounds, she was feisty though. She wouldn’t stop so I ended up c...

2016 KHS signing day

2016 KHS signing day

Christian Heutel, sports editor

November 10, 2016

Seven KHS seniors signed letters of intent to participate in intercollegiate athletics Nov. 9 outside the Holley Gym. Molly Jozwiakowski School: Southern Utah University Sport: Gymnastics Qualified and competed for Regionals (seven Midwest states) for the past seven years Qualified and competed for the last two years in the Junior Olympic National Gymnastics Championships, finishing 17...

They got 99 problems but sports ain’t one

Emma Gagliarducci, senior athlete who participates in swimming and cross country.

Katherine Hubbard, features writer

October 1, 2014

For seven years, Emma Gagliarducci woke up at 4 a.m., headed to her club swim practice, which was followed by seven hours of school. After school she ran six to seven miles for cross country practice and after doing hours of homework, finally went to sleep. Then she repeated the entire process over again. Gagliarducci,...

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
Hava Turner