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Pantherettes Dance Team accomplishes strong finish in top 10 at nationals

Pictured above: The Mehlville Pantherettes.  By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville High School Pantherettes dance team took home three top 10 rankings after competing in the National Dance Alliance high-school dance competition in Orlando, Florida, in February. The Pantherettes, who until recently had never competed in the pom and hip-hop categories before, finished

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Oakville Golden Girls clinch first-ever national dance team championship

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  The Oakville Golden Girls dance team won their first championship in history at the 2019 National Dance Alliance high-school competition in Orlando, Florida, in February. “It’s hard to find a word other than ‘exciting’ that accurately sums it up,” said varsity coach Kayla Hall. “Some mornings I still wake

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Bombers Rugby has new home in Sunset Hills

Pictured above: An aerial view of the Sunset Hills Golf Course, with the location of the proposed rugby park in green. Rendering courtesy of the St. Louis Bombers Rugby Club.  By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  The St. Louis Bombers Rugby Club scored a successful pitch to the Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen at a

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Mehlville basketball scores a district championship

By Stephen Glover For the Call As the Mehlville High School boys basketball team enters its first Missouri Class 5 state sectional game this week, it’s hard to fathom that not one player on this year’s squad was born the last time the Panthers won a district championship. To put things into perspective, 22 years

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Lindbergh girls basketball battles through entire 2018-2019 season

Pictured above: Lindbergh High School senior Julie Baudendistel shoots the ball during the South Side Tournament in 2017. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Stephen Glover For the Call Despite taking a the lead late in the fourth quarter against Marquette, the Lindbergh Flyers girls basketball team dropped a 49-41 decision to the Mustangs last Friday.

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Oakville girls basketball avenges loss versus Lindbergh

Despite being down 21-17 at halftime, the Oakville girls basketball team went on a 30-15 run in the second half to win at Lindbergh 47-36 last Friday. The win for the Tigers (5-3) avenged their 56-55 loss to the Flyers earlier this season in the Southside Classic at Hancock High. “It was a good win

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Lindbergh boys basketball denies 0-7 Oakville a first win

After dropping two of the first five games in the season, the Lindbergh High boys basketball team has won back-to-back games, including a 47-36 win at home against Oakville last Friday. The win for the Flyers (5-2) marked the fourth time this season that they’ve held an opponent to under 40 points. “We came out

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