Athletic “ROARport” from Director Kish

Elliot Wilson

February 14, 2011

Athletic director Chad Kish sent out his weekly "ROARport", providing a quick update of U. City's sports: The Wrestling team competed in the MSHSAA District Tournament at Fort Zumwalt East this past weekend. The team had a...

Wrestling team narrowly loses match to Parkway Central

William Mitchell and William Mitchell

February 9, 2011

Pumped to take home a win, the wrestling team went toe to toe with Parkway Central. They hoped to add another victory to their successful season, in which they have won two of three duals and brought home wins in various tourname...

Boys’ basketball shows determination

MyTresa Taylor

February 9, 2011

Borgia Tournament- Game 1 Coming into the Borgia tournament as the 7th ranked seed, the boys varsity team didn’t let their ranking stump them. They came out ready to show off their talent and beat other teams; which was exactl...

Sports Update

Matthew Russell

January 26, 2011

The girls basketball team played against Eureka at Lindberg on Monday, January 24. They lost 27-62. Devin Alfred is the high scorer for this game, earning 15 points for her team. They have currently won two of their 13 games so fa...

U. City Rugby Team is off to a strong start.

Matthew Robinson

December 15, 2010

Known as a mix of soccer and American football, rugby has blown up from a simple football game in England to a worldwide sport, played in countries like Argentina, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and has become well known...

Girls Swimming starts with a Splash

Kevin Luber and Kevin Luber

December 14, 2010

Wasting no time getting to the Natatorium after school, the girls’ swim team on Dec. 7 got ready for their showdown with Clayton with warm-ups and stretches. “Of course I am going to win,” said junior Ariel Neely. “I’m...

Sports Update

Matthew Russell

December 6, 2010

The U. City Boys Basketball team edged out Hazelwood East on Friday, Dec 3, with a final score of 66-64. Hazelwood kept a few point lead over the Lions, until the fourth quarter, when the Lions pulled it together and racked up...

Sports Update

December 1, 2010

Last Weekend, the Lions pulled off a victory over the number two seeded Soldan Tigers on Thanksgiving Day. They followed up with a victory over the number three seeded home team Borgia Knights on Friday in the semi-finals. The...

The Pink Ribbon comes to U. City

Martika Green and Matthew Russell

November 15, 2010

The U.City volleyball tournament against Ritenour on Oct. 8 was festooned in bright pink ribbons to support the Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Chad Kish, athletic director, wanted all of our teams to participate because he wanted t...

Homecoming Game ends in a loss

William Mitchell

November 10, 2010

The University City Lions went head to head, ending in a loss with the Clayton Greyhounds at their homecoming game . To start the big event, the University City Marching Lions took the field and played the national anthem led ...

Speak softly and carry a Big Stick

Ethan Farber

November 10, 2010

Thunk!  The spectators shout. Less than 60 seconds into the game, sophomore Ali Hines has scored the first goal against Oakville. “That’s the way!” cheers parent Mike McCray as he watches. “Go Lions!” While the gam...

Pep Rally Sets the Tone for First Home Football Game

Evian Brooks

October 5, 2010

On Friday, September 3, newly appointed Athletic Director Chad Kish decided to surprise staff and students with a pep rally to celebrate the first football home game of the season. “The pep rally was not a full blown pep...

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