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Winter Sports Practice Over Break

Ally Fitzgerald, sophomore, drives to the basket against Grace Claney, Junior, of Ladue, Thursday, January 24. Fitzgerald put up 10 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists and 6 blocks in the 78-61 loss.

Carter Van Buskirk, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2020

Girls basketball is gearing up for a number of crucial games leading into districts; simultaneously, girls swim and dive is looking to extend their six-year winning streak of 56 duel wins in a row.  While other winter sports played games over Winter Break, girls basketball and swim and dive practiced to main...

Controlling the Tide: Girls Swim Dominates Regular Season Competition

Jenna Howard, junior, swims in the 200 individual Medley in her match against Eureka, January 13. She would finish third of eight and help the team win 127-59.

Jeff Swift, Sports Editor

January 17, 2020

For the girls swim & dive team, success is nothing new. They are regulars for the State match and are currently the defending champions.  The team continued dominating in their head to head meet against the Eureka Wildcats Monday. They won 127-59. MHS swimmers expected the match to be clos...

MHSNews | Freshman Wrestling Competes in Rockwood Quad Invitational

MHSNews | Freshman Wrestling Competes in Rockwood Quad Invitational

Jackson Estwanick, Executive Producer

January 8, 2020

Last night, freshman wrestling took on the Rockwood Quad Invitational to face host Lafayette, along with Eureka and Rockwood Summit. Just past the midseason mark, the Mustangs team of wrestlers are mostly new to the sport, and have been working to improve their standings.

Hockey Faces Trials Against Strong Competition

The hockey team currently has a record of 3-3-2 as of Dec. 6.

Waha Siddiqui, News Editor

December 14, 2019

The varsity hockey team started their season with a couple of changes: new players replaced old ones that either graduated or got drafted into professional hockey and the team is now a member of the Municipal Conference among many private schools in St. Louis. The season has started with ups and downs pl...

Girls Wrestling Team Doubles in Size

Alyssa Washington, freshman, holds Lindsey Steltzer, junior, in a wrestling hold. Both girls are experiencing their first seasons on the team.

Shrija Maganti, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2019

Seven girls have enrolled this year in a sport that has traditionally been dominated by boys: wrestling.  Last year was the first year MHS had a girls wrestling team. The three girls who joined the wrestling team last year decided not to participate this year. Leah Ozersky, junior, became ...

MHSNews | Hooping Shows Heart

MHSNews | Hooping Shows Heart

Jackson Estwanick, Executive Producer

December 13, 2019

Yesterday, a student versus staff basketball fundraiser was held in the large gym during flex time, hosted by Future Business Leaders of America, also known as FBLA. Proceeds from the event would be split. While FBLA would keep half of the money for their upcoming district and state competitions, ...

Teammates Face Off in ACS All-Star Game

Linebacker Chase Callahan, senior, brings down the Pattonville runningback in their Senior Night victory, 38-20, Dec. 11. Wide receiver Ben Cohen, senior, runs a route Nov. 15, in the District title game at Joplin, which they lost 35-7.

Arpitha Sistla, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2019

For seniors Chase Callahan and Ben Cohen, their high school football careers didn’t end with the team’s loss against Joplin at Districts Nov. 15. The two will play one more game, the American Cancer Society (ACS) All-Star Game Dec. 15. “When me and Ben were cleaning out our lockers, we were the on...

Fresh-faced Boys Basketball Struggles Early

Cole Petch, junior, prepares to pass the ball off during the team's game against Troy Buchanan. Petch shot 3 for 3 and scored 8 points in that game.

Jeff Swift, Sports Editor

December 5, 2019

A year after the best regular season in school history, a fresh faced MHS squad looks to carry the program to new heights.  But this team is not without hitches and flaws, as they have no returning no starters, and only three seniors from last year's team.  One of these seniors, Josh Mer...

Cova Commences Basketball Fundraiser Preparations

Anthony Cova, senior, hangs up a poster for the upcoming student-versus-teacher basketball fundraiser in the main stairwell. In addition to creating posters, Cova has organized teams of students who will help create a commercial, sell tickets, set-up and clean the event and more.

Jackson Estwanick, Executive Producer

December 2, 2019

The MHS chapter of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) are hoping for a slam dunk in the coming weeks, as they begin to organize a student-versus-teacher basketball fundraiser during the third and fourth blocks of Flex Time Dec. 12.  Tickets go on sale this week for $2. Half of the proceeds will g...

MHSNews | American Cricket Academy Club Visits PE Classes

MHSNews | American Cricket Academy Club Visits PE Classes

Shon Sayfuddinov, Associate Producer

December 2, 2019

A new sport has been introduced to students in Personal Fitness and Wellness classes: Cricket. Throughout the semester, members of the American Cricket Academy Club (ACAC) visited MHS to familiarize students with the sport.       ...

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