Ryan King coaches from the sidelines at the football game against Parkway South on Oct. 3.
Good fit for a King
Abby Prywitch, Editor-in-Chief • January 11, 2021

After ten years of being a member of the Parkway Central football program coaching staff, Ryan King is named new head coach after Mark Goldenberg...

Hudson Cockerham (9) works with his teammate Lateef  Marshall (9) to perfect his wrestling moves.
Quick with their moves and quick with their minds
Andrew Staggenborg, Reporter • November 24, 2020

During, COVID-19 practices are different from previous years. Wrestling is a contact sport and the team would usually be on the mats practicing...

Junior Kaye Tate and senior Deja Campbell go up for a block in the Senior Night game against Pattonville on Oct. 21.
Girls' Volleyball - A Serve of a Season
Allison Loudenback, Reporter • November 13, 2020

This year, the PCH girls’ volleyball team let nothing hold them back, and maintained determination throughout the whole season despite the...

Boys swimmers swimming laps on the first day of practice.
Six Boys Swim and Dive Members have Already Qualified for State
Abby Prywitch, Editor-in-Chief • October 11, 2020

Joey Stecher, junior diver, along with two other divers have already qualified for state early on in the swim and dive season. Stecher qualified...

Persevering through a pandemic
Persevering through a pandemic
Melanie Gubernik, Staff Reporter • October 10, 2020

Two years into a field hockey program means two things: a better understanding of the game and stronger bonds between teammates.   13 new...

Junior Maggie Huff returning a ball to the other team at the match against Lafayette on Sept. 15. The team won this match.
Girls Tennis off to a Strong Start
Abby Prywitch, Editor-in-Chief • September 25, 2020

Coming off a successful season last year when the varsity girls tennis team defeated Central (Springfield) to come in 3rd place at state they...

Golfing During A Pandemic
Golfing During A Pandemic
James Sherstoff, Staff reporter • May 7, 2020

Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic and the government issued stay at home quarantine order, restaurants, stores and other important social activity...

College Golf
College Golf
James Sherstoff, Staff reporter • May 7, 2020

Deuce Harris committed to IMG Academy in Bradenton Florida and has missed out on his senior golf season. James Sherstoff was banking on a good...

Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones introduces new head coach Mike McCarthy at a press conference.
Winners and Losers of the NFL Draft
Logan Potts, Sports/News Editor • April 27, 2020

Every year there are teams that use their draft picks to build up their future and there are teams that use their picks to greatly improve their...

Offensive lineman Tristan Wirfs goes through his NFL draft combine workout. Wirfs was selected 13th overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
NFL Draft Full First Round Grades
Logan Potts, Sports/News Editor • April 23, 2020

This year’s NFL is the strangest one of all time as the entire draft is done completely virtual. This draft is also going to be one of the...

Nationals Park, home of the Washington Nationals, reigning World Series Champions.
Satisfying Sports Fans During a Pandemic
Logan Potts, Sports/News Editor • April 21, 2020

If you are a die-hard sports fan like me, this has been the hardest time in your life. The complete absence of live sports has left sports fans...

Current senior Sam Ladd takes his position at short stop in an away game at Eureka High.
Spring Sports Athletes to Watch
Logan Potts, Sports/News Editor • April 16, 2020

As one of many seniors, Sam Ladd has carved out a leadership role on the baseball team this season. Ladd has played varsity games in all three...

Parkway Central Girls Swim & Dive Puts On A Show At State Meet
Parkway Central Girls Swim & Dive Puts On A Show At State Meet
Brandon Smith, Staff Reporter • March 31, 2020

At this year's Girls Swimming and Diving State Championship, the Colts put on a show. They were an underdog going into the meet but that didn’t...

PCH alum Stefanie Hillhouse(right) with fellow chief cheerleader at the Super Bowl game after the Kansas City Chiefs won for the first time in 50 years. Photo provided by Stefanie Hillhouse.
PCH Alum Makes it to the Super Bowl
Sydney Stahlschmidt, Copy Editor • March 27, 2020

Teacher by day and cheerleader by night. Stefanie Hillhouse is one of the PCH alumni, along with football defensive tackle, Khalen Saunders,...

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