Lana (right) and Keri (left) Piepho hug. The sisters play volleyball together.

Sisters Sharing Sports

Sophia Spicuzza, Staff Reporter October 7, 2021

Sports have many purposes: to compete with a team, burn off energy, win a game. But for some people, the main purposes of sports are to create and improve relationships. But what about here at Parkway...

Amanda Gubernik (9), Riley Burstein (12), and Zoe Snitzer (10) smile to the stands during a PCH football game at home on Sept. 10.

Varsity Dance Turns the Corner

Varsity dance is finally in front of spectators again, ready to go all-in
Maya Sagett, Staff Reporter October 7, 2021

After a year of limited spectators, no buzzing student section, and the overall lack of promotion for sports events throughout the season, the varsity dance team is ready to perform in front of a crowd...

Comeback Season

Comeback Season

Nnenna Okpara , Contributor February 28, 2021

March 1 marks the start of the 2021 track and field season. After the pandemic hit, it ended a very short-lived season for the girl’s team in 2020. It is up to the athletes to determine what type of...

Hirsch dives into the deep end of Centrals pool in the meet against Affton on Jan. 14.

Putting Off Pool Problems

Oldest pool in Parkway, swimmers push for Central to get a new pool.
Maddie Hewgley, Reporter February 25, 2021

Junior swimmer Sophie Bain and anyone who has taken freshman P.E. knows the most disgusting and outdated part of our school - the pool. “The ceiling sometimes leaks, there’s a lot of mold on the...

Sophomore Maggie Roberts goes to steal the ball at the game against Parkway West on Jan. 11.

New additions to girls basketball

Abby Prywitch, Editor-in-Chief February 19, 2021

This year the girls varsity basketball team only returned one starter from last year’s team and is a young team. “We have definitely faced some challenges this season. Being a younger team with the...

Junior Christian Pollard dribbles the basketball past a Parkway North player on Nov. 30.

From quarantine to quarters

Boys basketball works through challenges of being quarantined
Abby Prywitch, Editor-in-Chief February 19, 2021

Despite various setbacks this season the boys varsity basketball team remains hopeful for the end of their season. Between quarantine, key players facing injuries and only a few returning players this...

Ryan King coaches from the sidelines at the football game against Parkway South on Oct. 3.

Good fit for a King

Ryan King is named new head football coach for Parkway Central
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 steps down from the position. Ever since King started his...

Hudson Cockerham (9) works with his teammate Lateef  Barrett (9) to perfect his wrestling moves.

Quick with their moves and quick with their minds

The wrestling season isn’t starting off normal but that doesn’t detour our team
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 moves, but this year it is all about getting in shape. ...

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 major changes that were made to practices and games. The players...

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 at an 11-dive meet and he has an unofficial qualifying score...

Persevering through a pandemic

Persevering through a pandemic

An update on the 2020 field hockey season
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 members have joined the program, along with two new JV captains,...

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

The JV and varsity girls tennis teams start their season with a winning record
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 are off to a strong start this season.  Maggie Huff, varsity...

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