Sports

Lindbergh installs turf fields as first Prop R improvement

Pictured above: The proposed synthetic turf layout for the Lindbergh High School stadium. By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Lindbergh High School’s football and soccer stadium will be upgraded to a turf field this spring as part of the improvements voters approved with the passage in April of Proposition R, a $105 million, 83-cent no-tax-rate-increase

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Sunset Hills rugby field approved despite the concerns of neighbors

Pictured above: The proposed location of the St. Louis Bomber’s rugby park. Rendering courtesy of the St. Louis Bombers. By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com The Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen approved an amended development plan for the St. Louis Bombers Rugby Football Club last week to build a rugby complex on the southeast corner

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Sunset Hills approves rugby field over objections of neighbors

Thank you for reading this breaking news. Look for full coverage of Tuesday’s four-hour meeting in the Sept. 19 issue of The Call.  By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com The Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen approved an amended development plan Tuesday for the St. Louis Bombers Rugby Football Club to build a rugby complex at

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Oakville swimming ‘like a beast’ in ‘19

By Stephen Glover For the Call  After placing 37th overall at the 2018 Missouri Class 1 boys swimming and diving championships, the Oakville High Tigers are hoping that a strong group of underclassmen can help improve on last year’s performance.  “There’s a lot of talent on the underclass- men side of this year’s team,” Oakville

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St. Louis gets XFL team: ‘BattleHawks’

Professional football is returning to St. Louis next year. St. Louis is one of eight cities that will get a team in 2020 as part of a new professional football league, the XFL. The league unveiled the team names and logos for its eight cities last month. The team that will play in The Dome

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Deep dive into winning this year at Lindbergh High School

By Stephen Glover For the Call With four state qualifiers returning for the 2019 season, the Lindbergh boys swimming and diving team is looking to improve on last year’s 14th-place finish at the Missouri Class 2 state championships. “We lost a big piece of the puzzle from last year, but we’ve got several guys com-

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Oakville golf driving for a turnaround

Pictured above: Oakville High head coach Emily Baker says she’s looking for a pair of seniors to provide leadership for her young team, which will be battle-tested in matches. By BILL MILLIGAN For the Call Oakville High School girls golf coach Emily Baker hopes her young team can avoid a repeat of 2018 this season.

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