Sophomore Victor Ganev and senior Grant Young stand in a serve-receive position during a game against St. Louis University High School April 2. West lost 2-0, losing by only two points in the second set. “My favorite part about playing volleyball is serving or hitting because they are the only things that I can control. I can mentally prepare myself for my serve and focus on my hit so it goes where I want it to,” Ganev said.

Spring sports photo gallery

Irene Yannakakis, Staff Writer May 20, 2019

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.

Varsity girls lacrosse prepares for playoffs

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,...

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

Lacrosse team grows with 22 new freshmen

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...

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

Lacrosse team travels to Kansas City

Ellie Widowski, Staff Writer May 9, 2016
In addition to playing lacrosse, the team had time to bond with each other throughout the trip.
The boys lacrosse team huddles together after the first half versus Chaminade to discuss what to work on to beat the opponent.

Lacrosse contends powerhouse MICDS

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...

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...

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

Lacrosse team’s record sends them on State quest

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...

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