State success

Mollye Doering

May 5, 2010

The standard was set high by coach Jason Becker for the ultimate frisbee team to rank higher in state than they did last year, fourth place. With the team finishing fourth again this year offensive captain Wesley Groth, feels the team could have done better. The team played a total of seven games during t...

High hopes for state

Mollye Doering

April 30, 2010

The team will be playing a total of at least six games this weekend; it is preparing to battle Ladue at 9:30, Chaminade at 11:40, and SLUH at 1:50. In order to play all these games to the team's fullest ability, Coach Becker decided to pull eight junior varsity players up. Losing to SLUH last year...

Ultimate frisbee racks up points

Mollye Doering

April 9, 2010

According to the rules of ultimate frisbee, in order for a team to win, it must be ahead by two points and have at least 15 points to win. However for the Francis Howell Central team, that is no challenge, according to three-year player junior Coleton Day. Winning the game on Monday, April 5 15-11 a...

Spartans stopped short in championship run

Mollye Doering

February 27, 2010

The Spartans experienced a devastating 2-1 loss on Saturday, Feb. 20 against Christan Brothers College (CBC). With hopes of ending the season as champions, the seniors are now finished for their high school careers. The varsity team ended its season 19-5-3. The game started off with high hopes of ...

Central skates over Howell

Mollye Doering

January 29, 2010

Last Saturday's hockey game was one most Central fans were anticipating: Howell vs. Central, one of the biggest Howell rivalries the district has. Within the first period, both teams had scored a goal. Senior Alex Syrigos was the first one to score a goal for Central. In the second period, the game ...

Spartans rally to 3rd period victory

Mollye Doering

January 15, 2010

It was a cold Saturday winter night, the perfect weather for an indoor hockey game. The ice hockey team was playing Francis Howell North, a match-up that was supposed to result in a failure for the Spartans.  By the time the first period had ended, the Spartans were losing by two, with one goal sc...

Pep club searches for new members

Mollye Doering

September 22, 2009

When it comes to school spirit, most people think of the cheerleaders and pommers, but it's thanks to the pep club that those clubs are seen. Pep club is responsible for deciding what happens during all school assemblies. Currently, the club is working on our homecoming assembly. "We're always looking f...

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