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

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

Julia Knoll, photographer

February 14, 2019


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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

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

Julia Knoll, photographer

January 24, 2019


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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...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball vs. Eureka

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball vs. Eureka

Mary Ralston, photo editor

December 15, 2018


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Kirkwood varsity girls' basketball had a game against Eureka Wednesday Dec. 11. They won with a score of 56 to 42 and their next game will be against Webster this Friday, Dec. 14. "We look like a completely different team [than last year]," Olivia Giardino, junior, said. "We lost seven seniors, which...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball game vs. Dexter High School Nov. 24

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball game vs. Dexter High School Nov. 24

Julia Knoll, photographer

November 29, 2018


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The Kirkwood girls' varsity basketball team played their second game of the St. Joseph's Academy tournament on Nov. 24. against Dexter High School. The state champions won the game 45-42, following their 49-47 win against Rock Bridge the day before. "[The season] has been going really well," Natalie...

Photo gallery: Varsity girls basketball vs Edwardsville

Photo gallery: Varsity girls basketball vs Edwardsville

Malayna Vines, photographer

December 29, 2017


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KHS girls' varsity basketball team played Edwardsville High School in the semi-final round of the 43rd Annual Visitation Christmas Tournament Dec 27. While KHS beat Hazelwood Central High School in the quarter-finals with a score of 63-52 on Dec 26., the Pioneers lost to Edwardsville with a final score...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball state championship

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball state championship

Malayna Vines and Hannah Cohen

March 23, 2017


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After defeating Rock Bridge High School in a double overtime game, KHS girls' varsity basketball played at state Saturday March 18. KHS beat Lee's Summit High School 43-36 in a well-deserved win, Makayla Wallace, junior and point guard, said. “It was amazing," Wallace said. "It was like a dream come ...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball semifinals

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity basketball semifinals

Hannah Cohen and Malayna Vines

March 23, 2017


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KHS girls' varsity basketball team played Rock Bridge High School in the semifinal round of the Class 5 Show-Me Showdown and went into double overtime March 17. Kirkwood won with a score of 56-60 after two additional four minute overtimes. Makayla Wallace, junior, said that her coaches were a big part...

Photo gallery: Male Poms and girls’ varsity basketball

Photo gallery: Male Poms and girls’ varsity basketball

Hannah Cohen, social media editor

February 15, 2017


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Kirkwood girls' varsity basketball defeated Hazelwood West High School in a game Feb. 7. Maintaining their lead throughout the whole game, leading 21-10 at the end of the first quarter and 37-24 at the end of the second quarter. Gaining 13 more points over their halftime lead, at the end of the third...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball game vs. Parkway North

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball game vs. Parkway North

Malayna Vines, features writer

January 7, 2017


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Kirkwood girls' varsity basketball team defeated Parkway North in the semifinal round of the Visitation Academy Christmas Basketball Tournament Dec. 28. Kirkwood won with a final score of 71-64 after they tied the score in the last seconds of the game, forcing overtime. Jayla Everett, junior, expressed...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball

Audrey Berns, photographer

November 18, 2016


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Varsity girls' basketball started their season Nov. 7, and are preparing for their first game of the season. "Being a freshman on varsity is tough," Natalie Bruns, freshman, said. "I definitely feel some pressure because I'm playing with girls that have such a high level of talent, but [I'm] excited...

Kirkwood High School student newspaper
Natalie Bruns