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Sending the ball across the field, sophomore Paige Bray throws to first base as junior Luci Drury covers second and Lily Bell of Parkway West runs to the base. The Falcons went on to beat Parkway West 8-1 on Sept. 8.

Softball crushes Longhorns 8-1

Mary Corkery, News Editor
September 25, 2023
The Falcons celebrated a walkoff home run by senior Zach Liggett, defeating the Ladue Rams 3-1. Liggett was down to his final strike before sending the ball over the center field fence on May 17. (Photo used with permission by Vanessa Metz)


Kamryn Samlalsingh, Sports Editor
May 25, 2023
Junior Megan Tress slides safely into third as she advances on a ball while Peyton Seitz of Fox applies the tag late. The Falcons defeated the Fox Warriors 11-4 at
home on Oct. 6. In their postseason, the Falcons defeated Hillsboro 2-1 then lost 2-0 to Washington in the Class 4 District 2 Championship

Softball falls in Districts

Taylor Spencer, Editor-In-Chief
October 31, 2022
The annual Battle of the Bones competition took place on April 9 as sophmores Claire McCarthy, Natalie Perone, and Meredith Fisher eat wings to help lead the girls
soccer program to victory against the boys baseball program. “Not gonna lie, it was a bit disturbing to watch, and I won’t likely be eating wings for some time,” judge
Mary Jo Bauer said.

Battle of the Bones returns

Matia Puljic, Sports Editor
April 29, 2022
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