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Photo gallery: boys’ swim conference

Photo gallery: boys’ swim conference

Kara Rieger, photographer

November 15, 2017

Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries, Sports in Photos

The Kirkwood boys' swim and dive team competes in the boys swim conference at Pattonville High school Oct. 25.

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity swimming vs Eureka

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity swimming vs Eureka

Malayna Vines, features writer

January 25, 2017

Filed under Photo, Photo Galleries

The girls' varsity swim team had their senior night swim meet on Jan. 19. With a final score of 131-50 beating Eureka, Claire Cowan, sophomore, said she was sad the seniors would not be swimming with them again but she knows they each have big futures ahead of them. "[Senior night] was hard because I...

Winter sports 2015-2016

Julia Bailey and Christian Heutel

March 1, 2016

Filed under Sports, Video

Throughout the season Julia Bailey, photographer, filmed a variety of winter sports, capturing highlights from each game, meet and match. This video will give you an inside look at the winter sports season at KHS. Records from KHS winter sports season: Girls Basketball: Varsity: 23-4 (still ...

Top 5 Fun Spring Activities

Top 5 Fun Spring Activities

Matthew Capriglione, features writer

February 5, 2016

Filed under Photo Galleries

Spring is just around the corner, and the cold and dark months of winter are almost behind us. Now, we can enjoy some beautiful weather and awesome outdoor activities. Here are five great activities to enjoy the outdoors and spring, in general.   Top 5 Spring Activities:   -Take a hi...

Walker Natatorium opens

Walker Natatorium opens

Ben Cohen, breaking news editor

October 2, 2015

Filed under News, Sports, Top Stories

The Walker Natatorium opened Wednesday, Sept. 30. Dr. Michael Havener, principal, got on the microphone, counted to three and shouted “jump,” and the swimmers all dove in. “I don’t know if words can describe how excited we are,” Matt Beasley, swim and dive coach, said. “[Everyone ce...

Girls’ state swim final recap

Christian Heutel, sports writer

March 3, 2015

Filed under Video

In the above video, The Kirkwood Call gives a behind-the-scenes look through a GoPro camera and a recap from the girls’ state swimming final at St. Peters Rec Plex on Feb. 21. The video features Kirkwood state swimmers Audrey Kelly and Erin Kelly, sophomores, Maggie Cox, senior, and Maddie Pearl, freshman,...

Today in sports: 10/29/14

Today in sports: 10/29/14

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

October 29, 2014

Filed under Today In Sports

Boys’ Swimming conquered the Suburban 12 title, totaling 505 points overall (the next closest school, Rockwood Summit, scored 134). Seniors Ryan Hoffman and Nick Shengelia both captured first place in individual events; Hoffman in the 100 freestyle, with a time of 50.15, Shengelia in the 100 breaststroke...

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