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Which KHS winter sport team do you belong on?

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Madisen Bromfman and Sophia Molitor

November 21, 2018

Answer these winter related questions to find out which KHS winter sports team you belong on. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);;js.src='';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

Photo gallery: varsity wrestling practice Nov. 13

Varsity wrestlers warm up by practicing stances and transitions.

Kelley Cochran, photographer

November 19, 2018

Kirkwood Varsity wrestling has practice on Nov. 13th, 2018 in the wrestling room. They've had no matches yet, but have been practicing a lot of different skills and techniques. Their first match is the Intra-squad meet in the KHS Denver Miller gym. "[We warm up] to get our bodies loose [because] in wrestling...

Wrestling with gender inequality

Wrestling with gender inequality

Maddie Meyers, features writer

February 27, 2018

With a punch, her opponent threw her to the ground. As blood gushed from her mouth, Emma Schreiber, freshman, got up even stronger. She did a roll, pinning her opponent on the mat. The match was hers. As the only female member of the KHS wrestling team, Emma looks forward to overcoming obstacles like these. “The ref called her o...

Winter sports preview

Winter sports preview

Kate Hennessey, Brendan Davidson, Riley Arns, Austin Cleveland, sports editor, sports staff

February 20, 2018


Senior Profile: Jack Tuchschmidt

Senior Profile: Jack Tuchschmidt

Will Drury, copy editor

April 25, 2017

The goal of the portrait of a Pioneer isn’t to be number one. Rather, it values honesty, diversity and the pursuit of excellence, and nobody better embodies those traits better than Jack Tuschmidt. Focused on always improving himself both mentally and physically, Jack said he understands that it doesn’t...

TKC plays WWE2K16: Mr. Townsend vs. Mr. Harig (simulation)

TKC plays WWE2K16: Mr. Townsend vs. Mr. Harig (simulation)

Holden Foreman, web editor

January 16, 2017

Watch as two KHS heavyweights go head to head in this fun imagination of a wrestling match. Then, let us know who you want to see face of next in the comments. As always, thanks for watching!

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 ...

Today in sports: 12/9/14

Today in sports: 12/9/14

Mara Hockerman, sports writer

December 9, 2014

KHS' varsity wrestling took on Hillsboro and SLUH tonight at SLUH. The pioneers defeated SLUH 42-42 on criteria, but lost to Hillsboro 37-37 on criteria. Next match is Friday, Dec. 12 at Helia High School at 5 p.m. Boys' freshman basketball lost to SLUH 53-50 at KHS. Next game is Thursday, Dec. 11...

This week in sports: 11/30-12/7/14

This week in sports: 11/30-12/7/14

Sam Balmer, web sports editor

December 7, 2014

12/1: The hockey Pioneers fell 3-1 to CBC. Luke McNab, senior, netted KHS' sole goal.   12/2: Freshman boys’ hoops advanced in the Webster tournament against the host team, with a 51-26 W.   12/3: Freshman girls' basketball advanced to the consolation finals in the Lindbergh tournament after a 28-22 victory ove...

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