Category Archive: sports

Sep 01

Senior Jason Hawkins Leads Vikings to Huge Win Against Marquette

On Friday, Aug. 25, the Vikings took on the Marquette Mustangs in a battle of two teams looking to bounce back from a first week loss against Parkway Central. A necessary part of the Vikings success in building momentum for the season and winning against the Mustangs 56-45 was wide receiver and defensive back Jason …

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May 22

Varsity Water Polo Team Places 10th at the End of the Season

As the school year comes to an end, the water polo season does too. Going from continuous losses to a great comeback, the varsity water polo team placed 10th at the end of the season. “We started off doing terrible with seven losses. But towards the middle of the season, we started to do well …

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Mar 28

March Madness: Final Four Face Off on Saturday, April 1

“You’ve gotta go with what your gut says. You can’t be doubting your team,” said junior Nick Nelleson, who participates in the NCAA Bracket Challenge.  As a result of March Madness starting on March 14, more than 13 million brackets have been submitted to the NCAA Bracket Challenge for a chance to win $1 million …

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Mar 06

North Students Begin Spring Sports Try-Outs, Practices

On Feb. 27, girls track and field, girls lacrosse, girls soccer, boys baseball, boys golf, boys tennis, boys track and field, and boys volleyball and coed water polo began try-outs practicing for the spring sports season. Some students are participating in spring sports because they love the sport in which they participate. Sophomore Julia Jones …

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Sep 15

Parkway North Varsity Soccer Team Kicks Off 2016 Season With Win 4-1

The Parkway North varsity soccer team began their 2016 season with a win, 4-1, against Lutheran Saint Charles on Aug. 20. Despite having eight new members and nine returning members to the team, the team hopes to improve last year’s record of 5 wins, 16 losses, and 2 ties.   One player to help accomplish …

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May 06

Bianca Gavaller Named Scholar Athlete for Class of 2016

Parkway North has been the home of many great athletes, some of whom will unfortunately be leaving us today. One student, senior Bianca Gavaller, a tennis player, was voted Scholar Athlete of the Class of 2016, an award which is sponsored by the Saint Louis Post Dispatch. This is the 50th year that the Post …

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Mar 11

Girls Lacrosse Season Begins, Match on March 28

As tough girls run through the turf in skirts with lacrosse sticks their hands, the spring season starts for girls lacrosse. Practices began Feb. 29, and many new faces are working together to develop a team, since they lost 9 seniors last year. The team is preparing for a new and different start with many …

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Feb 26

North Girls Swim in State Championships

On Friday and Saturday, Feb 19 and 20, the Parkway North girls swimming team went to the St. Peters Rec-Plex to compete in the Missouri State girls swimming and diving championships. Swimmers competed in different competitions such as the 200 medley, 50 freestyle, diving, and the 100 freestyle. Seniors Morgan Faust, Lucy Edele, Allison Hagge, …

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Feb 26

Water Polo Gears Up for New Season; First Match on March 14

With the upcoming spring season, comes the new season of Spring Sports including water polo. On Feb. 22, water polo started their practices. Both new and returning players are ready for the experience and look forward to their first game on March 14 at Parkway West. Last season, the North water polo team had a …

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Jan 29

Concussion Movie Brings Dangers to Light

  “Find what you love, and let it kill you,” said poet Charles Bukowski. Sadly for football players this is becoming the truth. Constantly hitting their heads together doesn’t just give players a concussion and bench time for a few weeks, but life long issues. In Will Smith’s new movie, Concussion, this problem is brought …

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