The Kirkwood Call

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: Circle of Friends Popsicle Social Sept. 12

Photo gallery: Circle of Friends Popsicle Social Sept. 12

Julia Knoll, photographer

October 19, 2018

Circle of Friends held their first event of the year, the popsicle social, during homeroom on Thursday, Sept. 12. They danced and listened to music as they made new friends and enjoyed their popsicles. Circle of Friends is a club for any student wanting to join, and their purpose is to create friends...

Photo gallery: JV girls’ basketball vs. Marquette

Photo gallery: JV girls’ basketball vs. Marquette

Mary Ralston, photographer

January 22, 2018

  The Kirkwood girls' JV basketball team played a close game against Marquette with a final score of 46-49 Jan. 10. "I was really proud of the way those girls fought, especially in the fourth quarter," Jason Evans, girls' JV basketball coach, said. "They were facing a team that was really well-ski...

Photo gallery: freshmen girls’ basketball vs. Hazelwood West

Photo gallery: freshmen girls’ basketball vs. Hazelwood West

Mary Ralston, photographer

March 2, 2017

The freshman girls’ basketball team ends their season with a 46-32 victory against Hazelwood West Feb. 7. The Pioneers led by 10 points or more the entire game. “[The best part of the season was] meeting new people,” Courtnay Terry, freshman, said. “We had a team party every Friday and were able to connect more. I got a lot closer to my teamma...

Photo gallery: freshmen girls’ basketball vs. Lindbergh

Photo gallery: freshmen girls’ basketball vs. Lindbergh

Mary Ralston, photographer

February 10, 2017

It is the second to last game of the season and the freshmen girls’ basketball team has a second chance against Lindbergh, after losing to them earlier in the season. They tied the score in the third quarter and then pulled ahead in the fourth quarter to win 38-29 against Lindbergh Jan. 31. “We’v...

Photo gallery: freshman girls’ volleyball vs. Lindbergh

Photo gallery: freshman girls’ volleyball vs. Lindbergh

Audrey Berns, photographer

October 19, 2016

KHS’s freshman volleyball team played Lindbergh Monday, Oct. 10. After two sets, they lost 25-17. “After a loss we learn from it and figure out what we need to work on and do better at the next game,” Olivia Giardino, freshman, said.

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Olivia Giardino