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Photo gallery : girls’ varsity softball vs Rockwood Summit

Elsa Church, junior, pitches in the 5th inning.

Genevieve Francois, staff photographer

October 2, 2018

The girls' varsity softball team played Rockwood Summit Monday, Sept. 24.  The girls won 11-9 in a tight game that came down to the ninth inning.  With a walkoff by Jessie Hopper, junior, the girls were able to pull off a win.  "We have had a lot of tight games this year," Katie Hastings, sophomor...

Photo gallery: varsity softball vs. Parkway West

Lauren Hammett, junior, throws a ball to her teammate at first base.

Lauryn Miller, photographer

September 29, 2016

KHS's varsity softball team faced Parkway West Sept. 23. The Pioneers took a 2-1 victory over the Longhorns. "Some of the key factors that helped us win were communication and encouragement," Julia Church, senior softball player, said. "Talking to each other about and during play is very important for...

Photo gallery: girls’ varsity softball vs Rockwood Summit

     Sadie Wise, senior, ready to swing up at bat.

Kara Rieger, photographer

September 26, 2016

Monday, Sept. 16, Kirkwood varsity softball brought home a win 6-8 against Rockwood Summit. I looked for the focus and attention the girls had throughout the game, even in the dugout. "I have a team-first mindset." Sadie Wise, senior said. "I want to do whatever I can to help the team win."   &nbs...

Athlete of the Week: Haley Thogmartin

Athlete of the Week: Haley Thogmartin

Ryan Davidson, sports writer

September 5, 2014

Senior softball pitcher Haley Thogmartin had one of the most stellar performances that will occur in KHS sports all year on Monday, Aug. 25 in the season opener against Lindbergh, in which Kirkwood won 5-2. Thogmartin opened the game with a three run inside the park home run that got the Pioneers...

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