• ‘Pitbull’ Is a Bulldog; Clay Signs with Drake

    ‘Pitbull’ Is a Bulldog; Clay Signs with Drake

    Record-setting rusher started out at as Junior Eagles’ lineman   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net John Sappington remembers the first time Jacob Clay carried the football in a game. Clay was a seventh grader playing for the Brentwood Junior Eagles. He had been an offensive lineman the year before but Sappington, the coach, decided to try […]

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  • Clay Finally Makes First Team All-State

    Clay Finally Makes First Team All-State

    Hutton, Harris, Joe Clay also make all-state   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Jacob Clay leads a list of eight Brentwood High School football players who won postseason honors for their play during the 2015 season. He and teammates Brian Hutton, Joe Clay and Justice Harris were named both all-state and all-district. The other four honored […]

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  • Eagles Lose District Title to Lutheran North

    Eagles Lose District Title to Lutheran North

    Brentwood leads in first half but succumbs to passing game   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net The Eagle has landed, in flames. The Brentwood High School football team crashed on Friday, ending its season with a 64-38 loss to Lutheran North in the Class 2 District 5 championship at BHS. For players and coaches the defeat […]

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  • Eagles Belt Lutheran St. Charles, Advance

    Eagles Belt Lutheran St. Charles, Advance

    It’s Brentwood vs. Lutheran North for district title   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net When Brentwood High School football coach Keith Herring throws a water bottle during a game, it’s usually a bad thing. Once or twice a game he’ll throw a small water bottle on the ground if he sees something that really upsets him. […]

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  • Eagles Rout Cleveland, Get Round 1 Bye

    Eagles Rout Cleveland, Get Round 1 Bye

    Brentwood posts 3rd straight perfect regular season   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net There was a lot to feel good about after the Brentwood High School football team’s 57-0 victory at Cleveland NJROTC on Saturday. While walking to the bus afterward, junior running back Kaylon Jenkins, who has a knack for nicely summing up a game, […]

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  • BHS Stays Tops In District with 1 Game Left

    BHS Stays Tops In District with 1 Game Left

    Carroll helps hold Liberty-Wentzville to 8 points   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net It’s fitting that Kyle Pudlowski and Tyler Pryor-Hall were on the sideline watching the Brentwood High School football team beat Liberty-Wentzville 53-8 on Friday night. The two 2015 BHS graduates made names for themselves here as tenacious defensive players who led the team […]

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  • Eagles, 7-0,  Score 60 Against Lift for Life

    Eagles, 7-0, Score 60 Against Lift for Life

    With 2 games left, BHS is district’s top seed   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net For leaders of a team that has outscored its opponents by an average margin of 46 points, the coaches of the Brentwood High School football team looked a little worried on Friday night. The first quarter was almost over, BHS led […]

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  • Eagles Rise to 6-0, Clobber Principia by 52

    Eagles Rise to 6-0, Clobber Principia by 52

    Not even 10 first-half penalties can slow BHS   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Brentwood High School football teams have won 36 of their last 40 games. So far this season they’ve won all six of their games by an average margin of 47 points. Are referees starting to feel sorry for the Eagles’ opponents? That […]

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  • 7th Graders Edge Webster, Rout Chaminade

    7th Graders Edge Webster, Rout Chaminade

    The Brentwood Junior Eagles football teams have won three of their four games so far this season. The seventh-grade team is 2-0 with victories over Webster Groves and Chaminade. The eighth graders are 1-1 after beating Chaminade 20-0 and losing to Webster Groves 21-6. Sept. 9: 7th grade beat Webster Groves 14-7 Brentwood’s scores came on Xavier Lane’s 50-yard run […]

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  • Clay’s 6 TDs Help Eagles Beat Cuba 53-0

    Clay’s 6 TDs Help Eagles Beat Cuba 53-0

    This time there’s no second-half comeback   By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit Email: bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Jacob Clay rushed for 209 yards and six touchdowns on Friday as the Brentwood High School football team won by its biggest margin of the season, 53-0, at Cuba. Clay leads St. Louis in scoring and last year his 45 touchdowns set a school […]

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