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Sophie Thompson

Sophie Thompson

Daniel Cohen, Sports Section Editor/Business Manager

February 28, 2018


Filed under Athlete Profiles, Winter

“Swimmers, take your mark.” Since she was 6-years-old, swimmer Sophie Thompson, a freshman at CHS, has heard these four words more times than she can count. Thompson began swimming on the Algonquin summer swim team. After enjoying her time on the team, she decided that swimming was her passion...

Brooke Becker

Brooke Becker

Lise Derksen, Page Editor

February 23, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter

Brooke Becker, a sophomore and diver at Clayton High School, placed fourth during conference at Ladue, and qualified for state. She’s excited and amazed, the hard work and long hours she put into diving after a short two years finally paid off. “I started diving freshman year and I’m a sophomore now,” ...

Knight Fights

Knight Fights

Daniel Cohen, Sports Section Editor/Business Manager

February 20, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter

Twenty-nine years. Just last year, the CHS girls’ varsity basketball team ended their 29 year drought and were Class 4 District Champions, the first time since 1988. As the new head coach of the girls’ varsity basketball team this year, Michael Knight has had massive shoes to fill. Knight grew...

Athlete Profile: Khaylie Ross

Athlete Profile: Khaylie Ross

Michael Bernard and Daniel Cohen

January 22, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter

Khaylie Ross had already received a full-ride scholarship for wrestling at Missouri Baptist University in seventh grade despite only wrestling for one year. However, unlike most of the other wrestlers, Ross is a female. Ever since she was young, Ross has shown a tremendous amount of interest towards...

Athlete Profile: Jeremiah Austin

Athlete Profile: Jeremiah Austin

Daniel Cho, Sports Section Editor

December 9, 2017


Filed under Winter

With the conclusion of the football season, CHS junior Jeremiah Austin is gearing up for the wrestling season. With his drive to perfect his craft after a tough shoulder injury late last season, Austin has been hard at work. However, Austin was not always a wrestler. Freshman year, Austin originally...

Winter Sports Preview

Winter Sports Preview

Neel Vallurupalli, Copy Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under Latest, Sports, Winter

Girls' Swimming Players to Watch: Christine Kuehn Julia Beliz Sophie Thompson 2016-2017 Record: 0-6 Goal: To qualify as many new swimmers to state with the new class system.     Wrestling Players to Watch: Max Friedman Trenton Dickens Adam Sieber 2016-2017 Record: 1-5 Goal: To h...

Caleb’s Quest

Caleb’s Quest

Michael Bernard and Daniel Cohen

December 1, 2017


Filed under Winter

Senior Caleb Heusel did not start playing competitive basketball until he was 12-years-old. However, since his sophomore year at CHS, Heusel has been starting for the Varsity squad. “I started playing in fifth grade. I was on two or three rec league teams with my friends. Ever since seventh grade,...

Featured Photo: MSHSAA Boys State Swimming Championships

Featured Photo: MSHSAA Boys State Swimming Championships

November 4, 2017


Filed under Photography, Sports

Class 1 MSHSAA Boys State Swimming Championships ended November 3. In the last event of the day, the Boys 400 yd Freestyle Relay team finished 8th overall. The team consisted of Matt Graham, Koji Barrette, Wil Welch, and Hutton Murdoch (left to right). The CHS boys swim team tied for 9th place overall...

Keeping the Record

Keeping the Record

Justin Guilak, Chief Digital Editor

October 28, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

“There’s nothing left for me to say to you. You guys already know what you have to do. This has to be the hardest race you’ve ever run. This has to be the hardest race of your life. You have to give it everything you’ve got.” These inspirational words from Coach James Crowe guided the CHS boys’ cross country team just before they raced in the district meet.

Twin Telepathy

Twin Telepathy

Daniel Cohen and Daniel Cho

October 21, 2017


Filed under Fall

Q: What is their role on the team as freshmen? A: They came to the team as defensive specialists. We went to a tournament early on in the year and we had a bunch of players who hadn’t reached eligibility yet. So, Annie and Angela joined us. They were promising freshmen on the JV team. But, we didn’t...

CHS Girls Golf

CHS Girls Golf

Sophie Thompson, Page Editor

September 25, 2017


Filed under Fall, Sports

The Girls Varsity Golf was a very strong team that achieved many victories this season. The team had 5 players and 1 swing player who played between JV and varsity. 2 seniors, 1 junior, 2 sophomores, and 1 freshmen. The team placed fourth out of eleven in Conference, and are competing this week in Districts....

Athlete Profile: Kate Cooper

Athlete Profile: Kate Cooper

Maddy Bale, Senior Managing Editor

September 19, 2017


Filed under Athlete Profiles, Fall, Sports

“Really the only thing you can do without driving yourself crazy is resolve to do better next time. I told myself that next time I would make it. It wouldn’t be an option.” -Kate Cooper.

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