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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...

Mehlville High’s soccer Panthers look to get back to winning ways

Mehlville High’s head boys soccer coach Tom Harper says his team’s roster includes ‘cogs in the offensive wheel’ and players who will battle it out all season on the field.

September 6, 2019

By STEPHEN GLOVER For the Call For the last four years, the Mehlville High School boys varsity soccer team has won a district championship, and this year’s group has the exact same goal in mind: Win districts and advance to the state playoffs. This season is all about taking care of business for th...

Lindbergh and Mehlville compete like it’s a state playoff game in Week 1

Mehlville Panthers quarterback Evan Robertson takes the ball from the Flyers in the rain-delayed, mud-soaked game in September. Photo by Bill Milligan.

September 5, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call The rain-delayed, mud-soaked Labor Day weekend football matchup between Mehlville and Lindbergh had all the ingredients of a state playoff game. But it was only the first week of the 2019 season. The Flyers held on at home for an impressive 17-10 victory over the Panthers...

Mehlville boys cross country team sees a youth revolution in its runners

Mehlville High head coach Jay Holtmeyer looks forward to seeing what this young squad offers this year in terms of a running ‘youth revolution.’

August 31, 2019

By STEPHEN GLOVER For the Call A youth revolution is underway on the Mehlville High boys cross country team, and Panthers head coach Jay Holtmeyer is looking forward to seeing what his young squad of runners has to offer. “Things are looking good,” Holtmeyer said. “We had a lot of kids grad...

Mehlville football plans to ‘pound opponents with relentless ground attack’ in 2019

Mehlville High head coach Kent Heinemann is feeling pretty good about his
football team’s chances for returning to regionals.

August 28, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call After going 7-3 overall and making it to the Missouri Class 5 regional game last season, the big question on everyone’s mind is how good will the 2019 Mehlville football team be? “I’m pretty happy with the team so far,” Mehlville head coach Kent Heinemann said. ...

Mehlville High volleyball takes second in state

The Panthers celebrate their 2-0 win over Webster Groves High School. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

May 30, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call If there was one sentence that could define the Mehville High School boys volleyball team this season, which came in second place in the state last week, it would have to be, “They fought until the bitter end.” The Panthers (28-5) battled Chaminade to the fina...

Mehlville High boys’ cross country team wants continuous improvement

Mehlville High head coach Mark Ehlen hopes the runners on his boys’ team can improve this year, then continuously build on that success in future years. Photo by Bill Milligan.

August 31, 2018

Mehlville High head coach Mark Ehlen hopes the runners on his boys’ team can improve this year, then continuously build on that success in future years. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Bill Milligan For the Call The Mehlville High School varsity boys’ cross country team has something to prove in the 2018...

Mehlville High boys’ soccer team could once again dominate in 2018

Mehlville High’s head boys’ soccer coach Tom Harper says his team’s roster for the 2018 season includes ‘good leaders who have been through the battles already’ and ‘big, tall, strong and physical guys.’ Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

August 30, 2018

Mehlville High’s head boys’ soccer coach Tom Harper says his team’s roster for the 2018 season includes ‘good leaders who have been through the battles already’ and ‘big, tall, strong and physical guys.’ Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Stephen Glover For the Call For the last four ye...

Mehlville High boys’ swim squad is focusing on individuals’ achievement

Mehlville High boys’ swim squad is focusing on individuals’ achievement

August 29, 2018

By Stephen Glover For the Call Although the Mehlville Senior High varsity boys’ swimming and diving team may only have nine swimmers on this season’s roster, that doesn’t keep the Panthers from setting individual goals. “We’re doing really good,” Mehlville head coach Tony Valentino said. “We won...

Local boys’ basketball teams look for wins as 2017-2018 season starts to wind down

Local boys’ basketball teams look for wins as 2017-2018 season starts to wind down

February 23, 2018

By Robert Chalupny For the Call The 2017-2018 high school varsity basketball regular season is winding down and local teams have less than a handful of games to play before starting their postseason bids. Among the three high schools in the Call’s circulation area, the Mehlville High School boys...

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