First day of Fall sports is August 12, 2019 Dead week is Aug. 3-9.
On Tuesday, January 15, Kirkwood High School (KHS) senior Damien Loyd scored his 1,000th varsity point in the fourth quarter during a basketball game against Marquette High School.
Damien is a three-year varsity player for the Pioneers and earned All-State selection during the 2017-18 season as a junior.
Damien is the son of Shiela and Michael Loyd.
There are six former Pioneers who have scored over 1,000 points:
Alvin Miller (1980-83) 1606 Points
Drew Rogers (1969-72) 1393 Points
Shane Cotner (1972-75) 1380 Points
Bill Moulder (1970-73) 1228 Points
George Thornton (1965-1968) 1210 Points
Myles Artis (2008- 2012) 1125 Points
On Monday, January 21, KHS Head Basketball Coach Bill Gunn earned his 300th win as a head coach against Northwest High School. Prior to coaching at KHS, Gunn served as head coach at Northwest High School, Hillsboro, and Cuba.
Congratulations to Swim/Dive Coach Matt Beasley for being named the 2017 Boys Swim/Dive Coach of the Year!
In anticipation of the 2018 football game, KSD students and alumni will begin the “Turkey Day Game” countdown in November with special activities throughout the month and during Spirit Week. Please visit our Turkey Week 2018 section on the website for event information.