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Irvin leaving Kirkwood for principal job at Lindbergh

Irvin leaving Kirkwood for principal job at Lindbergh

Ben Cohen, web staff

April 18, 2015

Matt Irvin will leave KHS next year to be an assistant principal at Lindbergh High School. Irvin, current physical education teacher, found out last week he had been hired at Lindbergh as a principal and was approved by the Lindbergh School District school board Tuesday. “Kirkwood has been a great...

Storify: Irvin resigns as KHS football coach

Storify: Irvin resigns as KHS football coach

Christian Heutel, sports writer

March 10, 2015

Students, teachers and the community took to social media to react to Matt Irvin's resignation as head football coach at KHS. For more information, click here. ...

Coach Irvin steps aside to seek doctorate

Coach Irvin steps aside to seek doctorate

Holden Foreman, sports writer

March 6, 2015

After five seasons with KHS’s `varsity football team, head coach Matt Irvin stepped down from his position Thursday afternoon to pursue an administration doctorate. In addition to leading the team to an undefeated 12-0 record and KHS’s first-ever state championship in 2012, Irvin has led KHS to a...

Athlete of the week: Robert Taylor

Athlete of the week: Robert Taylor

Ethan Cost, sports writer

November 7, 2014

Last week’s 56-3 win over Northwest, Friday, Oct. 24, was a blowout from the get-go, Matt Irvin, head varsity coach, said. The whole team had a solid performance, but Irvin said he thought it was highlighted by offensive lineman Robert Taylor, senior. Taylor “dominated” and was “mistake-free”,...

Athlete of the Week: Jerod Alton

Athlete of the Week: Jerod Alton

Ethan Cost, sports writer

September 5, 2014

During KHS’s game against McCluer North Saturday, Aug. 30, Jerod Alton, junior, had a rough start, considering his football background. The son of a college football player and brother to KHS’s all time leading rusher, Ramon Alton, Jerod had already muffed a kick and dropped a pass early on in the...

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