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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...

Mehlville golf is in a ‘youth movement’

Mehlville girls golf interim head coach Tom Brannan says he has a ‘youth
movement’ on the team with young players on course to win.

September 6, 2019

By STEPHEN GLOVER For the Call With just two upperclassmen returning to the starting lineup, the Mehlville Panthers girls golf team is going to experience a youth movement. “We’re going to be relatively young,” Mehlville interim head coach Tom Brannan said. “We have a few returning on varsity...

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 cross country looks for a breakout

The Mehlville High girls cross country squad is ‘looking really strong’ heading into the season and looking for a breakout year, head coach Erin Rekosh said.

August 31, 2019

The Mehlville High girls cross country squad is ‘looking really strong’ heading into the season and looking for a breakout year, head coach Erin Rekosh said. By STEPHEN GLOVER For the Call The Mehlville High School girls cross country team is looking to make 2019 a breakout season. “We’re ...

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 High School softball team looking to improve on 2018 season

Mehlville High head coach Tim Ode is hoping for a turnaround this year after a losing season last year.

August 30, 2019

By STEPHEN GLOVER For the Call When you suffer one of the worst seasons in program history, there’s only one direction you can look toward — up. Such is the case with the Mehlville girls softball team after suffering an 0-23 record during the 2018 campaign. But the Panthers are hoping that last yea...

Star moves on, and so does MHS tennis

With the loss of one of the state’s best players, Mehlville High School head
coach Jill Wojewuczki and her team are moving forward for the 2019 season.

August 30, 2019

By BILL MILLIGAN For the Call Mehlville High School girls tennis head coach Jill Wojewuczki summed up the Panthers’ goals this season in one word. “Winning,” she said. But that proposition got tougher this year for the tennis squad since they’re los-ing one of the top players in the state to...

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...

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