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2019 Lindbergh soccer will go down in history with state semifinal run

Lindbergh High head coach Mark Giesing is confident about the 2019 season
for his boys soccer team after an ‘exciting’ first week of practice. Photo by Erin Achenbach

December 5, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call Years from now, the Lindbergh boys soccer team will view the 2019 season as one of the greatest campaigns in program history. Despite losses to DeSmet in the Missouri Class 4 state semifinal and to Lee’s Summit West in the third-place game, Lindbergh head coach Ma...

Flyers soccer team heading for state semifinals after dream ‘19

Lindbergh’s Nick Merlo and Northwest’s Hayden Hatley battle for a loose ball in the Flyers’ 4-2 win at Northwest Nov. 13. Photo by Stephen Glover.

November 20, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call This is going down as the season of all seasons for the Lindbergh boys soccer team. The Flyers (17-8-1) are returning to the Missouri Class 4 semifinals for the first time since 1994 after winning their first district championship since 1998. Lindbergh’s lone sta...

Lindbergh soccer team rewrites history by winning a district title

The Lindbergh boys soccer team celebrates Nov. 6 after winning its first district championship in 21 years, in overtime against Mehlville.

November 11, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call Web Exclusive Update: Due to a snow day at both Lindbergh and Northwest, the Lindbergh boys soccer sectional game versus Northwest has been canceled for Tuesday night and rescheduled to Wednesday. The game will now be played at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Northwest.  A f...

Lindbergh High soccer heads to state quarterfinals

Lindbergh junior Maura Haegele, right, defends the ball from Mehlville sophomore Kailee Wisber in the district championship game May 15. Photo by Erin Achenbach

May 28, 2019

. By Stephen Glover For the Call  The Lindbergh girls soccer team battled its way back to the Missouri Class 4 state quarterfinal game, overcoming a three-game losing streak that finished out the regular season to become one of the best teams in the state in 2019. The Flyers (16-9) won state...

Inspired by Ohler, Lindbergh boys’ soccer team is rebuilding

Inspired by Ohler, Lindbergh boys’ soccer team is rebuilding

August 31, 2018

Despite losing 11 starters to graduation, Lindbergh High head coach Mark Giesing is confident about the 2018 season for his boys’ soccer team. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.  By Jessica Belle Kramer For the Call Lindbergh High School boys’ varsity soccer head coach Mark Giesing is looking to fill the ...

Gallery: Lindbergh girls soccer team heads to state quarterfinals after a victory

Gallery: Lindbergh girls soccer team heads to state quarterfinals after a victory

May 31, 2018

The Lindbergh Flyers celebrate after junior Kaitlyn Akers (23) scores a goal in their victory last week in the state semifinals. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Jessica Belle Kramer For the Call Fresh from winning the district championship, the Lindbergh girls soccer team defeated Troy Buchanan 5-0 in the state semifinals last w...

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