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N is for Nature

Erin Reitz, Staff Photographer

May 15, 2020

Quarantine Still Life

I've been drinking way too much iced coffee. It has become a part of my quarantine daily routine.

Erin Reitz, Staff Photographer

May 15, 2020

Having this much time spent at home, it can be easy to get caught up in bad eating habits. These still life photos capture my attempt to avoid falling into this trap and to eat healthy.

Erin Reitz

Erin Reitz

Erin Reitz, Staff Photographer

May 1, 2020

For a refreshing break from schoolwork and staying in our house, my family has been going on multiple hikes each week. This usually includes me, my younger brother, and my mom; however, when my dad is not at work he will join as well. My dog tags along on the shorter trails that he can still handle as he ...

Boys Basketball Comes to an End

Boys Basketball Comes to an End

Erin Reitz and Emily Wolfe, Staff Photographers

March 7, 2020

"Thank you seniors... Thank you seniors!" The student section's chant is heard throughout the gym as the clock winds down on the final seconds of the varsity boys basketball season. The team's district semifinals game was played against Fort Zumwalt North on Mar. 3. Resulting in a 55-43 loss, the game...

Senior Night Success

Senior Night Success

Amelia Vohsen and Erin Reitz, Photo Editor, Staff Photographer

March 3, 2020

The varsity girls basketball team was seeking redemption on senior night as they prepared to face off against Fort Zumwalt West. A few weeks prior, the matchup resulted in one of Central's two losses the entire season. However, on Friday Feb. 21, the outcome was different. The night was filled with energy,...

Bouncing Back

Bouncing Back

Amelia Vohsen and Erin Reitz, Photo Editor, Staff Photographer

February 13, 2020

  The entire gym is filled with nervous energy and everyone stands to their feet as the clock counts down. The buzzer sounds and students rush on the court to celebrate. The Spartans have won by a single point. On Friday, Feb. 7, the varsity boys basketball team took on Troy. The Trojans lead...

Varsity Boys Wrestling Takes Tough Loss

Varsity Boys Wrestling Takes Tough Loss

Erin Reitz, Staff Photographer

February 4, 2020

The Varsity boys wrestling team faced a challenging competitor, Holt, on Wednesday Jan. 29. The team fought hard and won a few individual victories, but was overall defeated in the end with a score of 41-28. "We did good in some areas but still need to get better in others," says freshman Aidan Hernand...

My Favorite Photo: Erin Reitz

My Favorite Photo: Erin Reitz

Erin Reitz, Staff Photographer

December 20, 2019

Varsity volleyball players, Kirsten Steinmeyer and Cece Shelton, jump to block a hit from their opponent in the state tournament. Despite being defeated by the other three teams in the tournament, the girls left Cape Girardeau with a fourth place trophy and a team bond closer than ever. Personally, ...

Team Chemistry Leads to a Win

Team Chemistry Leads to a Win

Erin Reitz, Staff Photographer

October 24, 2019

In a close game to the last few minutes, our varsity boys soccer team defeated St. Dominic with a score of 2-1. The home game took place on Oct. 14 over fall break. Going into the second half, the Spartans were down 1-0 as result of a penalty kick. However, they played hard and scored two goals withi...

Varsity soccer falls to vikings

Varsity soccer falls to vikings

Erin Reitz, Staff Photagrapher

September 20, 2019

There was a lot of tension between the rivals on the field and a lot of shots on goal as our varsity boys soccer team fell to Francis Howell High with a score of 2-0 in a tough game. On Sept. 12, the Spartans put up a good fight on Howell’s home turf, but the Vikings came out victorious.   ...

Varsity boys soccer wins fort zumwalt classic

Varsity boys soccer wins fort zumwalt classic

Erin Reitz, Staff Photographer

September 12, 2019

The boys varsity soccer team defeated Fort Zumwalt North 2-1, on September 7th, winning the championship of the Fort Zumwalt Classic. The teams were tied 1-1 until junior Carter Redford scored the game-winning goal with 1:35 left on the clock, leading his team to a victory. Junior Connor Phillips...

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