The Kirkwood Call

Photo Gallery: 2020 Senior Parade May 9

Aaron Stiegletz, senior, smiles at camera from sunroof.

Sophie Smith, photographer

May 14, 2020

Kirkwood School District provided the KHS Seniors with a parade on May 9th, to honor their graduation ceremony which was canceled due to COVID-19. With social distancing guidelines in place, the seniors participated in their decorated vehicles, waving to those on the sidelines. "The parade was amazing,"...

Photo Gallery: girls’ varsity basketball vs. Lindbergh Feb. 4

Jessie Hopper, senior, speaks about the fundraiser that will donate all profit to cancer research.

Sophie Smith, Photographer

February 11, 2020

The girls' varsity basketball team competed against Lindbergh Feb. 4, ultimately coming out on top, 63-27. The game, dedicated to senior Jessie Hopper and family, was a fundraiser for cancer research. "The game went pretty well, obviously it was a good win at home for a good cause," said Maddie Friar,...

Photo Gallery: girls’ varsity basketball game vs Marquette High School Jan. 15th

Girls varsity basketball won against Marquette on Wednesday Jan. 15 with a score of 59-47.

Ella Davies, photographer

January 16, 2020

Girls varsity basketball won against Marquette on Wednesday Jan. 15 with a score of 59-47. “I was nervous going into the game because Marquette is always a tough opponent for us,” Tara Behnam, sophomore, said. "Once the game started I felt better. Our team found its rhythm in the third quarter...

Photo Gallery: girls’ varsity basketball game vs. Westminster High School Dec. 9th

Rylee Mulvaney, senior, shoots a free throw.

Julia Knoll, photo editor

December 13, 2019

The Kirkwood girls' varsity basketball team had their first home game of the season against Westminster on Mon., Dec. 9th. Westminster began the game with a tight lead, but quickly lost it after halftime as Kirkwood won 53-41. During the game, Natalie Bruns, senior, scored her 1,000th career point and...

Photo Gallery: girls’ varsity basketball game vs. Rock Bridge Nov. 29

Tara Benham, sophomore, looks to pass the ball while getting around an opposing player.

Julia Knoll, photo editor

December 2, 2019

The girls' varsity basketball team started their 2019 season with a tournament at St. Joseph's Academy on Fri., Nov. 29th. Their game was close, but they eventually lost to Rock Bridge 45-35. "I'm really excited for this season, we only lost one senior last year so our team's chemistry is still strong,"...

Photo gallery: girls varsity soccer v.s. Ladue Apr. 29

Morgan Dubose, senior, smiles as her name gets called during the senior presentation.

Morgan Gindler, photographer

May 6, 2019

Kirkwood girls varsity soccer had their senior night game against Ladue on Kirkwood’s turf field on 4/29/19.

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity soccer 4/12

Evie Borbonus, sophomore,  makes sure the opposing team doesn't get the ball.

Meg Murphy, photographer

April 19, 2019

The varsity girls soccer team played Francis Howell Central on Fri. April 12. The pioneers won the game 1-0 in penalty kicks. "I thought we played really well," Alex Chapman, junior, said. "We like to keep the intensity high in all of our games and put a lot of pressure. I was really excited [when we...

Varsity girls’ basketball senior night vs. Parkway South Feb. 13

Eliana Poger, freshman, stands with her arms out to block a Parkway South player.

Julia Knoll, photographer

February 14, 2019

The Varsity girls' basketball team had their senior night game vs. Parkway South on Feb. 13. They have just one senior, Abby Ludbrook, leading the team this season after the loss of seven seniors last year. So far this season the girls have a record of 19-3. "Abby's a huge part of our team, she's...

Photo gallery: varsity girls basketball game vs. U-City Jan. 18

Cate Peters, sophomore, stands in line with the cheerleaders waiting for the team to be called out.

Julia Knoll, photographer

January 24, 2019

The Varsity girls basketball team played U-City on Jan. 9 and won by a score of 58-15. Although they had a slow and steady start, they blew away the competition as the game progressed. The girls are in the middle of a strong season with a record of 14-3. "The score showed that we were able to offensively...

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