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Photo gallery: girls’ swim and dive Kirkwood invite

Photo gallery: girls’ swim and dive Kirkwood invite

Megan Tate Van Buren, photographer

February 1, 2019

Kirkwood girls' swim and dive places second overall against Lafayette, Marquette, Parkway South, Villa Duchesne and Francis Howell in the second annual Kirkwood Invite on Friday Jan. 18. 2019. "[The Kirkwood Invite] lets me spend quality time with everyone on my team as well as the other teams," said...

Photo gallery: girls’ swim invite

Photo gallery: girls’ swim invite

Megan Van Buren and Mary Ralston

January 23, 2018

    KHS hosted the first annual Kirkwood Invitational. Overall Kirkwood placed 4th in the meet. For updates on the team check the Kirkwood Swim and Dive twitter account or Kirkwood's sports page. ...

Photo gallery: girls’ swim practice

Photo gallery: girls’ swim practice

Kara Rieger, photographer

November 17, 2017

TKC went to the girl's swim and dive practice Nov. 15. Bella Borbonus, junior, has been swimming since her freshman year. She says it's difficult to get back into swim shape, but she's optimistic about improving her 100 freestyle time this season to get a state cut. "I like the social aspect of it," Borbonus...

Why swimming isn’t a sport

Why swimming isn’t a sport

Allie Hickenbotham, copy editor

November 17, 2017

 *This piece is entirely satirical If I have to hear about how the Walker family donated a pool to KHS one more time, I swear I’m transferring to Webster. I don’t understand why the swim team needed a new pool anyway. Swimming isn’t even a sport. “Anyone can swim,” Bridget Heartlein, sen...

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