St. Louis Call Newspapers

Women in History: Samantha Apple is blazing the way for new female wrestlers, all the way to state finals

Pictured above: Samantha Apple takes 4th place at the state wrestling tournament.

March 21, 2019

By Bill Milligan For the Call In south county’s own version of the movie “Fighting with My Family,” a female wrestler at Mehlville High School is trailblazing her way through competition after competition, inspired by her wrestling family. MHS junior Samantha Apple finished fourth in the sta...

Mehlville basketball prepares for next year after loss in Elite Eight

Mehlville basketball prepares for next year after loss in Elite Eight

March 15, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call  Of all the teams that play in the Missouri Class 5 boys basketball tournament, only one team ends the season with a win. The Mehlville Panthers will not be that team this year after a 69-56 loss to CBC in the state quarterfinal last Saturday. Despite the loss, head coach Andy...

Mehlville basketball ranks in Elite Eight in state as sectional champ

It was pandemonium after the Mehlville High School Panthers boys basketball team won the sectional championship versus Jackson in Hillsboro to make the state’s Elite Eight in March 2019 . After wading into the crowd to celebrate their win, Mehlville’s King Waller and Davion Bradford take selfies with fans. The team went on to lose in the state quarterfinals that year against CBC.

March 14, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call At the start of the 2018-2019 season, the Mehlville High School boys basketball team set a goal of being one of the top teams in the state. The Panthers did just that as they defeated Jackson 40-32 in the Class 5 state sectional game March 6 at Jefferson College in H...

Pantherettes Dance Team accomplishes strong finish in top 10 at nationals

Pantherettes Dance Team accomplishes strong finish in top 10 at nationals

March 14, 2019

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 ha...

Mehlville basketball scores a district championship

Mehlville basketball scores a district championship

March 5, 2019

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 pe...

Mehlville takes ‘ugly’ victory after hammering at McCluer last week

Pictured above: Mehlville boys basketball.

January 29, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call  A lot of times a team’s success is not only measured by the number of wins it achieves, but by the number of “ugly” wins they walk away with. Last Friday evening proved to be an “ugly” win for the Mehlville Panthers as they hammered away a 74-66 win at home again...

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...

Mehlville High School softball team has top athletes, hunts for victories

Mehlville softball head coach Tim Ode believes that finding a starting pitcher and building on ‘infectious energy’ could prove to be successful for the Panthers. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

September 3, 2018

Mehlville softball head coach Tim Ode believes that finding a starting pitcher and building on ‘infectious energy’ could prove to be successful for the Panthers. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Stephen Glover For the Call The Mehlville High School varsity softball team is just getting its cleats on ...

Mehlville volleyball serves for district title

Mehlville High volleyball head coach Samantha Mueller hopes her team competes for a district title this year since it brings back some hard-hitting athletes.  Photo by Bill Milligan.

September 2, 2018

Mehlville High volleyball head coach Samantha Mueller hopes her team competes for a district title this year since it brings back some hard-hitting athletes. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Stephen Glover For the Call Sometimes the difference between a win and a loss is the intensity and focus that one tea...

Mehlville cross country girls plan to show up to finish line

The  Mehlville High girls’ cross country squad has already shown up this year, and they hope for some sectional qualifiers, head coach Mark Ehlen. Photo by Bill Milligan.

September 1, 2018

The  Mehlville High girls’ cross country squad has already shown up this year, and they hope for some sectional qualifiers, head coach Mark Ehlen. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Bill Milligan For the Call The Mehlville High School varsity girls’ cross country team made history in 2018, even before t...

South St. Louis County News
Mehlville Panthers