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As alumni watch rivals’ football game, Panthers prey on Tigers

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

October 30, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call Behind an explosive running game, the Mehlville High football team defeated archrival Oakville High 51-0 at home last week, as the district’s new Alumni Hall of Famers looked on after their induction. The win for the Panthers (6-3) marked their fifth victory in a row...

First Mehlville High football game moved to Oakville Saturday night

The rain-delayed matchup between Lindbergh High School and Mehlville High School Saturday had all the ingredients of a state playoff game, despite being the first week of the 2019 season. Mehlville fell to Lindbergh 17-10. Photo by Bill Milligan.

September 6, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Mehlville High School’s first home football game will be played on the field at archrival Oakville High School due to delays with installing the high school’s new bleachers. Oakville will hold its first football game at 7 p.m. Friday against Par...

Mehlville bans bags and backpacks from all sporting events in wake of violence at football games

The rain-delayed matchup between Lindbergh High School and Mehlville High School Saturday had all the ingredients of a state playoff game, despite being the first week of the 2019 season. Mehlville fell to Lindbergh 17-10. Photo by Bill Milligan.

September 6, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Bags and backpacks will no longer be allowed at Oakville and Mehville high school football games under new security measures the Mehlville School District is implementing for athletic events. The new rules come in the wake of a quadru...

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 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. ...

Panthers break winning streak in fall to Fox in ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’ game

Panthers break winning streak in fall to Fox in ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’ game

September 21, 2018

By Stephen Glover For the Call The Mehlville Panthers suffered a 50-13 loss at home to Fox last week, after enjoying a two-game winning streak with wins over DeSoto and Hazelwood West. The loss for the Panthers (2-2) marked the second time this season that Mehlville gave up 300-plus yards rushing as...

Gallery: Panthers win at honoring heroes

Gallery: Panthers win at honoring heroes

September 19, 2018

The Mehlville Panathers football team didn’t win against Fox last week in the two rivals’ annual ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’ game, but  both teams came out on top by raising money for Heroes Care, a local nonprofit dedicated to  supporting military families. The teams and local veterans carried in flags for the game. Ab...

Mehlville residents can help ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’

Mehlville residents can help ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’

September 12, 2018

Mehlville High School hopes to raise $6,000 Friday, Sept. 14, and they need lots of drivers to help them do it. For every person who test-drives a new Ford vehicle during the fundraising event, Ford Motor and Dave Sinclair will donate $20, and up to $6,000, to Mehlville High School. The fundraiser benef...

Mehlville senior commits to University of Tennessee

Mehlville senior commits to University of Tennessee

February 15, 2018

Mehlville High School senior Shane McGroarty recently signed his National Letter of Intent to play football and continue his education at the University of Tennessee-Martin this fall. Pictured with Shane at his signing, from left, are: Coach Tom Beauchamp, Coach Kent Heinemann, Coach Josh Boyd and ...

Flyers knock off Panthers 49-14; will face Kirkwood tonight

Flyers knock off Panthers 49-14; will face Kirkwood tonight

October 27, 2017

By Robert Chalupny For the Call The Lindbergh High School varsity football team shored up its first win of the 2017 playoffs Friday night, knocking off the Mehlville Panthers 49-14. The 9-1 Flyers are in the midst of their best season in recent years. In their win over the 2-8 Panthers, Lindbergh...

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