Baseball eyes last regular season game

May 19, 2010

Following a week of constant rain, the Spartan baseball team took to the field again last Friday in hopes to start back on the right track toward the district tournament that is approaching. They squared off against the Indians of Holt who sit with a record of 20-7 so far this season. The Spartans we...

Track and field eyes district meet

Bryan McCreary

May 14, 2010

With just one week until the district tournament, the Spartan track and field team attended the GAC meet Thursday, May 6 and Friday, May 7. This meet would be the last to help gear up for the meet that signifies the beginning of the postseason. The girls team held its own in a field of eight teams, bu...

Nanney wins district title

Bryan McCreary

May 12, 2010

As the Spartan boys tennis team celebrated in the midst of its first ever qualification for regionals, freshman phenom Sean Nanney celebrated a district championship, something the boys tennis program had never seen in its 13 year existence. A season that had been more successful than any other in ...

Baseball falters nearing district tournament

May 12, 2010

As the baseball season approaches its end, the Spartans have seen themselves stumble as of late. After what seemed to be a good start to the end of the season with back-to-back wins, the Spartans faltered in their last three contests. After a 10 run loss to the defending state champions of Fort Zumw...

Baseball recovers with back-to-back wins

May 4, 2010

After losses to two conference rivals, Wentzville Holt by a score of 3-2 and Howell 7-0, the Spartans have rebounded with two consecutive wins. The baseball team has bettered its record to 14-8 and is now nearing the end of the regular season. The team's last win was against Washington by a score o...

Track team sees individual success

Bryan McCreary

April 29, 2010

This Tuesday the Spartan track and field team hosted the Don Muench Invitational. There were seven teams that attended, including Fort Zumwalt West, Fort Zumwalt North, Fort Zumwalt East, Incarnate Word Academy, Marceline, St. Charles and the Spartans. In the girls 4x800 meter relay the girls team took...

Baseball snaps winning streak

April 28, 2010

The baseball team has found itself on a bit of a winning streak over the past two weeks. Winning in six straight games before dropping its last contest against Wentzville Holt. The final score was 3-2. The Spartans are now sitting with a record of 12-7 as it continues their gradual approach to districts. Sophomore outfielde...

Successful defense leads to win

April 23, 2010

The Spartan baseball team bettered its record to 11-5 last night when it held off a Troy Buchanon team by the score of 3-2. In the home win, senior starting pitcher Matt Mueller paved the Spartans' way to a victory. "A lot of times we make stupid mistakes that cost us close games like these," said se...

Spartans stay above .500 with 6-5 record

April 14, 2010

Following two straight losses to Summit High School and Timberland High School, the Spartan varsity baseball team rebounded in its next two contests with victories over Duchesne High School 17-12 and with a win against Marquette by a score of 11-10. The Spartans then found themselves on the short en...

Spartans loses 7-5 to Vianney

April 2, 2010

As the young baseball season keeps rolling, the Spartans hit a minor speed bump in losing to Vianney. After starting the season with a win over the No. 6 team in the state, Parkway Central, the team found itself on the short end of a 7-5 game, in which the score seemed to bounce back and forth. At the begin...

Wilbourn wins national wrestling championship

Bryan McCreary

April 1, 2010

Wilbourn's first opportunity to prove himself on the national level presented itself last weekend, and much like with the state championship, he did not disappoint. Winning the first national championship that Francis Howell Central has ever seen and just the second national championship that an...

Bowlers win scholarship money in tournament

March 31, 2010

Last weekend in the Mid America High School Scholarship High School Bowling Tournament, Francis Howell Central had a very strong showing, taking the top two spots in the tournament. The first place team consisted of senior Matthew Hurtt and juniors Danny Landgraff, Mike Arnold, Sam Bocklage, Br...

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