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Today in sports: 12/8/14

Today in sports: 12/8/14

Mara Hockerman, sports writer

December 8, 2014

Hockey took the ice, defeating Oakville 5-2 at the South County Ice Rink. Cole Mudra, senior, gave the Pioneers an early lead in the first period by a pass from Sam Smith, sophomore. Shortly after, Smith scored from a pass by Tanner Drake, junior, to give the Pioneers a 2-0 lead. However, Oakville answered...

This week in sports: 11/30-12/7/14

This week in sports: 11/30-12/7/14

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

December 7, 2014

12/1: The hockey Pioneers fell 3-1 to CBC. Luke McNab, senior, netted KHS' sole goal.   12/2: Freshman boys’ hoops advanced in the Webster tournament against the host team, with a 51-26 W.   12/3: Freshman girls' basketball advanced to the consolation finals in the Lindbergh tournament after a 28-22 victory ove...

Today in sports: 12/1-12/2/14

Today in sports: 12/1-12/2/14

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

December 2, 2014

12/1: The hockey Pioneers fell 3-1 to CBC. An early goal in the first period set the tone for the Cadets, who lead from that point on. CBC added two more by the end of two before Luke McNab, senior, netted one shrinking the deficit to two. However, KHS was unable to muster anything the remaining 14:41....

Turkey day hockey preview

Turkey day hockey preview

Mara Hockerman, sports writer

November 24, 2014

Turkey Day break is coming up and so is the Turkey Day varsity hockey game taking place this Friday, Nov. 28 at the Webster Ice Rink at 12:30 p.m. The game between Webster and KHS has been a 110-year-old tradition, and KHS plans to make this Turkey Day game the best Turkey Day game yet. “The crowd...

Today in sports: 11/21/14

Today in sports: 11/21/14

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

November 21, 2014

Hockey took the ice, topping Fox in a thrilling 6-5 victory at the barn. After a scoreless first period, Tanner Drake, junior, gave the Pioneers an early 1-0 lead. However, Fox answered three minutes later, only to concede another goal to Drake. Yet, once more, Fox fired back, knotting it up at two...

Today in sports: 11/10/14

Today in sports: 11/10/14

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

November 10, 2014

Pioneer hockey took on SLUH at Queeny Ice Rink, losing 6-0. The Junior Bills put up two goals in the first period, one in the second and three in the third to defeat KHS for the second straight year. Next on tap for the hockey Pioneers is Seckman, Friday at 6:30 in the friendly confines of Kirkwood Ice...

This week in sports: 11/2/14-11/2/14

This week in sports: 11/2/14-11/2/14

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

November 9, 2014

11/3: Hockey fell 5-2 to De Smet. Mitchell Drexler and JP Postal, both juniors, accounted for KHS' scoring, but a three goal Spartan second period proved too much for the Pioneers to handle, in addition to scores in the first and third periods.   11/5: Ryan Higginbotham (junior), Matt...

Today in sports: 11/7/14

Today in sports: 11/7/14

Holden Foreman, sports writer

November 7, 2014

Varsity football punched their ticket to the MSHSAA Class 6 semifinals with a 56-9 victory over Lafayette tonight. Things started off in the visiting team’s favor when Lafayette completed a 61 yard touchdown pass on the first play of the game, but then Kirkwood took control. Reece Goddard, sophomore...

Today in sports: 11/3/14

Today in sports: 11/3/14

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

November 3, 2014

As Winter sports practiced for the first time today, hockey fell 5-2 to De Smet on the pond at Queeny Ice Rink in their first game of the regular season. In a rematch of a 3-3 tie in the Top Hat Tournament, the Spartans jumped out to an early 1-0 lead, but Mitchell Drexler, junior, tied it up going...

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