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Photo Gallery: girl’s varsity basketball vs. Lindbergh on Feb. 4

Photo Gallery: girl’s varsity basketball vs. Lindbergh on Feb. 4

Sophie Smith, Photographer

February 11, 2020

The girls varsity basketball team competed against Lindbergh on Feb. 4, ultimately coming out on top with a score of 63-27. The game, dedicated to senior Jessie Hopper and family, was a fundraiser for cancer research. "The game went pretty well, obviously it was a good win at home for a good cause."...

Photo Gallery: boy’s varsity basketball vs. McCluer North on Feb. 4

Photo Gallery: boy’s varsity basketball vs. McCluer North on Feb. 4

Sophie Smith, photographer

February 11, 2020

Boy's varsity basketball played McCluer North on Feb. 4 during the Block Out Cancer fundraiser. The team played an intense game but McCluer North took the win with a score of 62-71. While Kirkwood lost, the game was an ultimate success for Jessie Hopper, senior, as all proceeds from the game were dedicated...

Photo Gallery: boy’s varsity basketball vs Ladue Jan. 24

Photo Gallery: boy’s varsity basketball vs Ladue Jan. 24

Sophie Smith, Photographer

January 26, 2020

On Jan. 24th, boy's varsity basketball played against Ladue in an intense back and forth fight for the win, ultimately coming out on top with a score of 65-61. "We definitely wanted to beat Ladue because last time they beat us." Bryce Simpson, junior, said. "So we wanted revenge. At first the game...

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood boys’ varsity swim vs. Ladue

Photo Gallery: Kirkwood boys’ varsity swim vs. Ladue

Annie George, photographer

September 30, 2019

The Kirkwood Boys Varsity Swim Team swam against the Ladue boys swim team on Sept. 24, 2019. Kirkwood won with a score of 142, and Ladue with a score of 43.

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs Ladue Jan. 8

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs Ladue Jan. 8

Christian Baker and Morgan Gindler

January 16, 2019

The Kirkwood varsity boys' basketball team played against Ladue Jan. 8. Kirkwood had the lead through the first half of the game, but Ladue clipped Kirkwood in the end to win with a score of 64-61. "We need to learn how to play with a lead," Jonah McDowell, senior, said. "The third quarter has been our...

Kickers are players too

Kickers are players too

Austin Cleveland, sports writer

October 4, 2018

As the clock ticks down to single digits, the opposing team is ahead by two. Coach looks back at the bench, and searches for his kicker. After moving a few burly lineman out of the way, a scrawny soccer player with pads and helmet too big appears. Coach gives him the nod. The entirety of the game now re...

Photo Gallery: varsity boys’ soccer vs. Pattonville 9/4

Photo Gallery: varsity boys’ soccer vs. Pattonville 9/4

Kelley Cochran, photographer

September 12, 2018

Kirkwood varsity soccer beats Pattonville 3-0 on September 4, 2018. This is the sixth game of the season and so far varsity has had 1 win and 4 losses since their first game. "You have to be pretty fit, you gotta do a lot of running [and you have to run] two miles in 12 minutes," Franky Landers, senior,...

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs. Ritenour

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs. Ritenour

Christian Baker, photographer

February 26, 2018

The varsity boys' basketball team played Ritenour High on Friday, February 16. The boys' team picked up their first win in seven games, thanks to a lay-up by Damien Loyd with 1.7 seconds left in the fourth quarter, that gave Kirkwood 78 points, over Ritenour's 76 points. "It feels good, I’m stil...

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball and Male Poms

Photo gallery: varsity girls’ basketball and Male Poms

Kara Rieger, photographer

January 31, 2018

The girls' varsity basketball team won 59-38 against Pattonville high school Friday, Jan. 19. Both the varsity Pommies and the Male Pommies stole the floor during half time with their dance routines. "I believe the experience is amazing, but I had some extra experience, because I'm in Mrs. Bekebrede's...

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs. Lindbergh

Photo gallery: varsity boys’ basketball vs. Lindbergh

Christian Baker, photographer

January 18, 2018

The KHS boys' varsity basketball team defeated Lindbergh's team in a defensive battle by a score of 47-26. The team played without their point guard Damien Loyd, junior, who is out on injury, but will return in two weeks in time for the playoffs. Without Damien, Jonah McDowell, junior, led the team...

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