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SOUTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY • Soccer was long the dominant sport in the Bayless School District, where nearly half of the students come from households speaking languages other than English and more than a third have family roots in Bosnia.
But a shift came this year — it’s the first season of varsity football for the Bayless Bronchos, and the new sport has attracted more players than soccer during their overlapping seasons.
Until 2013, the school’s track was cinder and its field just grass. Nothing had been done to it since its 1955 installation.