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Varsity girls lacrosse prepares for playoffs

With her eye on the ball, freshman and midfielder Megan Leahy competes for the ball in a game against Marquette. This is Leahy’s first year to play competitively. “I like that the game is really fast paced, but I also really like that in lacrosse, you have to rely on other people to make everything happen,” Leahy said.

Claire Smout, Awards Coordinator

May 1, 2018

With a 6-3 record, the varsity girls lacrosse team now has their sights set on making it to the semi-final round of playoffs, which begin May 14. “Since there are a lot of underclassmen on the team, one of our goals is to just really learn the game and get better at it together,” freshman and m...

Lacrosse team grows with 22 new freshmen

During C-team practice, freshman Ava Pfeil checks to see if anyone is open.

Gabriel Weber, Staff Writer

March 30, 2017

After the JV team outscored opponents 14-6 and varsity ended 11-13 last season, returning members and coaches have high expectations for the current lacrosse season. “[The program] is a great balance between  having fun and being competitive,” varsity assistant coach Tom Herpel said. “Lear...

Lacrosse team travels to Kansas City

Seniors Maddie Kaempfe, Maggie Walkoff, Jamie Gardner and Lauren Sanford pose for a picture in their Cardinals gear at the Royals game.

Ellie Widowski, Staff Writer

May 9, 2016

In addition to playing lacrosse, the team had time to bond with each other throughout the trip.

Lacrosse contends powerhouse MICDS

The boys lacrosse team huddles together after the first half versus Chaminade to discuss what to work on to beat the opponent.

Hasan Baig, Staff Writer

April 21, 2016

Missouri is known for the St. Louis Arch and rural farmland - not for being a cultivator of quality high school lacrosse teams. Usually excellent lacrosse players are from the east coast and even areas of Canada. However, there is one high school in Missouri that really sticks out when Division 1 NCAA...

Creating a positive atmosphere

Creating a positive atmosphere

Claire Martin, Staff Writer

May 17, 2015

Playing at the varsity Westminster Game, sophomore Ava Larsen passes to junior Kyla Hatton during warm up. The team ended up losing to Westminster 11-4. “During warm up, the song 'Now Or Never' from High School Musical came on, and it was really fun. I think it brought our mood up,” Larsen said.

Lacrosse team’s record sends them on State quest

Senior Kyle Bernstein shakes off a defender against Priory on March 25.

Bobby Connor, Staff Writer

May 4, 2015

The Varsity lacrosse team is second in the Division Two standings, and is 7-2 on the season.

Boys varsity lacrosse recovers from tough game

Boys varsity lacrosse recovers from tough game

Macky Kavanaugh, Staff Writer

April 23, 2014

Junior Kyle Bernstein, alongside the boys of the varsity lacrosse team, played a game against the Eureka cougars Thursday, April 17. "We all worked really hard throughout the game. We started off not trying our hardest and playing at our best but we all pulled through and gave the other team a real...

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