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Photo Gallery: girls’ swim and dive Jan. 18

The girl's swim and dive team competed on Jan. 18th against various high schools around the St. Louis area such as Parkway West, Lafayette, Webster, and more.

Sophie Smith, Photographer

January 22, 2020

The girls' swim and dive team competed Jan. 18 against various high schools around the St. Louis area such as Parkway West, Lafayette, Webster among others.

Photo Gallery: boys’ varsity swim meet Oct. 29

Wyatt Harris, sophomore, swims backstroke during a varsity swimming race.

Annie George, photographer

November 7, 2019

The boys' varsity swim team raced Parkway South High School for Senior Night Oct.29. Each senior walked across the bulkhead and was greeted by their parents to honor their last season swimming for the KHS swim team. KHS won with a score of 115-71. "The meet felt like a combination of four years of...

Where should you swim this summer?

Where should you swim this summer?

Charlotte Heinrich, features + in-depth editor

April 30, 2019

Photo gallery: boys’ swim conference

Photo gallery: boys' swim conference

Kara Rieger, photographer

November 15, 2017

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

Audrey Kelly, senior

Malayna Vines, features writer

January 25, 2017

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

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

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

View of the Walker Natatorium as seen from the diving boards.

Ben Cohen, breaking news editor

October 2, 2015

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

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,...

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