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CHS Boys Varsity Tennis Team Wins Sectionals Tournament

CHS Boys Varsity Tennis Team Wins Sectionals Tournament

Jacob LaGesse, Editor-in-Chief

May 19, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring

A decisive victory. That’s really the only way to describe the Clayton High School Varsity Tennis team’s performance on the evening of May 18 in the 2017 Sectionals competition. It had been seven years since the team had last made it to state, in 2010. Ever since then, the team had been pursuing...

CHS Varsity Baseball Upsets Defending State-Champ MICDS in District Championship

CHS Varsity Baseball Upsets Defending State-Champ MICDS in District Championship

Noah Brown and Mitali Sharma

May 17, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring

13-3. This was the score when the CHS baseball team faced off against the MICDS Rams, last year’s state champions, on April 15. The game ended via the ten-run mercy rule. But, this time, on May 17, the Greyhounds looked to avenge their past and achieve a different outcome: not a ten-run los...

A Swinging Victory

A Swinging Victory

Lauren Praiss, Chief Digital Editor

May 16, 2017


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“Going into the game, I felt like we had a really good chance of winning.” Senior and player Liam Heusel was right.  The CHS Varsity Baseball team had a 3-1 victory against John Burroughs this afternoon in the Districts second round game, and will be playing MICDs tomorrow afternoon. This afte...

A Bittersweet Season

A Bittersweet Season

Lauren Praiss, Chief Digital Editor

May 16, 2017


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Despite the 2-0 loss against rivalry Ladue High School in the District game, the CHS Girls’ Varsity Soccer team had a strong and bittersweet finish to their long and exciting season.   At the beginning of the close game, Anna Dinsmore and Katie Sharp had strong defense with help from Emma Marquis-Ke...

Ricky Kuehn Athlete Profile

Ricky Kuehn Athlete Profile

Theo Fehr, Page Editor

May 15, 2017


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It was the fourth quarter of the Varsity Water Polo team’s annual game against Ladue. Clayton was down by five points. With only two minutes remaining, CHS water polo coach Judd Brooks had put in the third string knowing that there was no possibility of a win. However, Ricky Kuehn—the only starter ...

Next Level Athletes

Next Level Athletes

Noah Brown and Neel Vallurupalli

May 14, 2017


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Sam Frank Sport: Basketball College: University of Rochester I am just excited to keep playing basketball. I love this game and I am not ready to stop playing it. I just don’t want to let go. Going to a great school and also being able to play basketball is a dream of mine.   ...

Senior Athlete Profiles

Senior Athlete Profiles

May 13, 2017


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The Globe talks to the coaches of several senior athletes who have demonstrated positive leadership skills throughout their athletic experiences at CHS. Ben Litteken Boys' Basketball - Coach Ty Cochran Ben is an incredibly hard worker. From my first day as the Head Coach this summer, I saw Ben wor...

Captain Copilevitz

Captain Copilevitz

Maddy Bale, Senior Managing Editor

May 11, 2017


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It seemed as though everyone around her was telling her that she would fail.   When sophomore Eliza Copilevitz entered eighth grade, she made the decision to try out for her first club soccer team. Since most players begin playing competitive club soccer well before the end of the elementary school, ...

Equestrian Ellayna

Equestrian Ellayna

Sophia Barnes and Lise Derksen

May 3, 2017


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Since Ellayna French was 4-years-old, she has been riding horses. Like a kid has a dog as their first childhood friend, French had her first horse, Cupid when she was 8-years-old.  “Everyone in my family has always been involved with horses. When I was younger, I used to always watch my cousin ride...

Talented Trystan

Talented Trystan

Michael Bernard, Editor-in-Chief

April 10, 2017


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“The first time I ever picked up a stick was when I was at Gay Field playing soccer and there were a few guys playing lacrosse. I asked them what it was and they let me join them,” CHS sophomore and varsity lacrosse starter Trystan Goette said. “They taught me the basics of passing and catching....

Lady Hounds Clench First Districts Championship in 29 Years

Lady Hounds Clench First Districts Championship in 29 Years

Camille Respess, Editor-in-Chief

March 2, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter

With a 20-5 regular season record, it’s hard to point out weaknesses of Clayton Varsity Girls’ Basketball team. Considering the lackluster crowd size at many of their games - mainly filled with parents and some students - it’s arguable that the varsity squad could improve their fan base. ...

Spring Sports Preview

Spring Sports Preview

Charlie Brennan, Senior Managing Editor

March 2, 2017


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Girls’ Soccer Players to watch: Emma Marquis-Kelly Grace Monshausen Katherine Owings 2015-2016 Record: 5-14 Goals: To bond and work together on and off the field, to become better athletes and to build endurance.   Boys’ Golf Players to watch: Daniel Cho David Cramer Tyler ...

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