The Kirkwood Call

KHS track holds virtual practice despite pandemic

Over 50 athletes and alumni have joined the track teams virtual workouts through Zoom.

Megan Glasgow, features writer

May 6, 2020

Not even a global pandemic can prevent KHS track and field from practicing. Since the spring sports season was cancelled in March due to the coronavirus, the team has held optional workouts over Zoom twice a week. Over 50 athletes have joined the group video call and participated in a workout led by th...

Track team races in annual Red and White meet

At the fire of a gun, athletes on the KHS boys track team begin one of the meets many races.

Thomas Birmingham, print editor

March 14, 2019

After fitting in as much practice time as possible over the past weeks, the KHS track and field team will compete in its annual Red and White meet Thursday, March 14 at 4 p.m. on the field in Lyons Memorial Stadium. According to Roberta McWoods, head track coach, the meet’s only participants will b...

Eric McWoods: A flash from the past

 The KHS varsity boys’ soccer team had a tough matchup against Webster’s future MLS senior goalkeeper Sept. 17, 2010. But he was no match for 2014 KHS graduate Eric McWoods, a freshman at the time.

Hayden Davidson, sports writer

February 22, 2019

He raced across Selma Field, ready to make his next move. To him, there is nothing better than a double overtime soccer game against Webster Groves. The KHS varsity boys’ soccer team had a tough matchup against Webster’s future MLS senior goalkeeper Sept. 17, 2010. But he was no match for 2014 KHS gra...

Without limits

Without limits

Daniel Kim, writer

May 10, 2016

For the KHS track team, everything revolves around running. Their legs tirelessly push and kick off the ground. Their lungs, deflated, gasp air, while the athletes sprint faster than the others. Nevertheless, running has brought many students to the track and field program. According to Austin Nico, junior, he enjoyed...

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