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Lindbergh Flyerettes come home with first championship in team’s history

Junior Varsity Lindbergh Flyerettes.

March 14, 2019

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  The Lindbergh Flyerettes had a strong showing at the 2019 Universal Dance Association National Dance Team Championship in Orlando, Florida, including the junior varsity team taking home a championship, a first in the 50-year history...

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...

Oakville Golden Girls clinch first-ever national dance team championship

Varsity Oakville Golden Girls

March 14, 2019

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  The Oakville Golden Girls dance team won their first championship in history at the 2019 National Dance Alliance high-school competition in Orlando, Florida, in February. “It’s hard to find a word other than ‘exciting’ that ac...

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...

Flyers boys basketball is one of the better teams in area after win against Panthers

Pictured above: Mehlville boys basketball.

January 23, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call As the 2018-2019 boys basketball season enters its final month of regular play, Lindbergh is proving to be one of the better programs in the area. The Flyers (10-6) proved that on Jan. 15 with a 49-42 win at home against Mehlville. The win against the Panthers (12-5) w...

Lindbergh girls basketball battles through entire 2018-2019 season

Lindbergh High School senior Julie Baudendistel shoots the ball during the South Side Tournament in 2017. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

January 22, 2019

By Stephen Glover For the Call Despite taking a the lead late in the fourth quarter against Marquette, the Lindbergh Flyers girls basketball team dropped a 49-41 decision to the Mustangs last Friday. The Flyers (7-7) have battled throughout the 2018-2019 season and won three of their last five games, w...

Lindbergh boys basketball denies 0-7 Oakville a first win

Lindbergh boys basketball denies 0-7 Oakville a first win

December 19, 2018

After dropping two of the first five games in the season, the Lindbergh High boys basketball team has won back-to-back games, including a 47-36 win at home against Oakville last Friday. The win for the Flyers (5-2) marked the fourth time this season that they’ve held an opponent to under 40 points....

Lindbergh girls basketball starts strong, faces Oakville

Lindbergh High School senior Chloe Fleming shoots the ball during a matchup against Parkway South last season on January 19, 2018. The Flyers fell to South 58-42. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

December 14, 2018

By Stephen Glover For the Call With a total of six seniors on this year’s roster, the Lindbergh girls basketball team is off to a solid 3-2 start. “We really like what we have this year,” Lindbergh head coach Michelle Pittroff said. “It’s going to be a process, but we are still looking ...

Fresh off Southside Classic win, Mehlville Panthers set to dominate the court

Pictured above: Mehlville boys basketball.

December 12, 2018

By Stephen Glover  For the Call With a record of 7-1, the Mehlville Senior High boys basketball team is off to one of its best starts in recent years. The Panthers are riding a four-game winning streak after a 68-59 win at Parkway North last week. “I thought that we turned the ball over way too muc...

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