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Tennis takes fourth place at GACs

Cory Schmitt May 10, 2011

The varsity boys tennis team finished in fourth place in the GAC tournament last week at Troy-Buchanan High School. The team scored six out of the possible 13 medals. Individual medalists include junior...

Tennis wins eight out of last nine matches as GACs approach

Cory Schmitt May 4, 2011

The varsity boys tennis team is going into the GAC conference tournament with a record of 11-2 following a 4-3 victory at McCluer North High School Monday night to close the regular season. The team...

Tennis serves first victory over Howell in five years

Cory Schmitt April 7, 2011

The varsity boys tennis team defeated its rival Francis Howell for the first time in five years on Wednesday night. The Spartans defeated the Vikings by a score of 7-2. Winning singles and doubles matches...

Tennis tallies its first loss

Cory Schmitt April 1, 2011

The varsity boys tennis team went 1-1 this week, defeating the St. Charles West Warriors by a score of 6-3 on Wednesday night and then losing its first match of the season Thursday night against the DeSmet...

Review: The Loop vs. the Central West End

April 1, 2011

When searching for urban life and culture, one would have a hard time feeding their craving in sprawling, suburban, St. Charles County. When a St. Louisan thinks of urban culture, two distinct districts...

Tennis starts season undefeated

Cory Schmitt March 25, 2011

The varsity boys tennis team has started the season with a record of 2-0, with a 6-3 victory over Fort Zumwalt East on Monday and a 9-0 victory against St. Charles High on Wednesday night. With the new...

Wrestlers take second place

Cory Schmitt February 20, 2011

The wrestling team has secured a second place finish in the Class 4 state wrestling tournament and has captured one individual first place finish. The team’s second place finish is the highest in school...

Two wrestlers advance to finals; five others still active

Cory Schmitt February 19, 2011

Day two of the state wrestling tournament ended with two wrestlers finding themselves in matches to compete for the state title in their respective weight classes. Senior Ben Henson will compete for...

Spartans in second moving into wrestling day two

Cory Schmitt February 18, 2011

Sophomore John Wood and seniors Ben Henson, Terrel Wilbourn, Justin Dickey, Andy King, Matt Greene, Wyatt Miller and Brian Paur will all be competing towards a state championship in their respective...

Basketball puts two close losses behind them

Cory Schmitt February 15, 2011

Two games. Two buzzer beaters. Two disappointing losses for the varsity boys basketball team. On Feb. 9, the team lost to state-ranked Wentzville Holt in the final seconds by the score of 59-57. The...

Budget bottom line

Cory Schmitt February 15, 2011

For most of this year, I have been blogging about my life as a senior and all the hurdles and experiences that come with it, and I have found that it is getting harder and harder to come up with topics...

Spartans defeat Vikings for first time since 2007

Cory Schmitt January 22, 2011

After failing in its last six attempts, the varsity boys basketball team finally found itself a win against its arch-rival Francis Howell. The team overcame a slow start to defeat the Vikings 75-65 in...

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