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

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

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

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

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. They 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,"...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...

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