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My Favorite Photo: Olivia Fong

My Favorite Photo: Olivia Fong

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

December 27, 2018

During the swim meet I wanted to try and get as many faces as I could while they were swimming. I quickly realized that swimmers tend to stay underwater for very long periods of time, making it harder for me to get pictures of their faces. Then I started to notice that at the end of the wall, they co...

Wrestling takes a tough loss on home opener

Wrestling takes a tough loss on home opener

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

December 12, 2018

In their first home match of the season, the boy’s varsity wrestling team started off strong over Fort Zumwalt South. As the match went on, the boys did not have enough people to wrestle the other school's athletes, making the match end with a loss for Francis Howell Central, 42-40. The next wr...

Varsity soccer battles hard for senior night

Varsity soccer battles hard for senior night

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

October 29, 2018

Each year the boys soccer team comes together on the last home game of the season to honor each of their seniors. This game means a lot to parents, players, and coaches because it is a way to reflect on the jokes and memories with the seniors before they leave to go to college. “Senior night is ...

Boys soccer beats rival

Boys soccer beats rival

Olivia Fong, Staff photographer

October 26, 2018

The boys varsity soccer team did not have a break for Fall as they had multiple games and practices to prepare for their post- season games. After a quick two goals in the first half and another in the second half, the boys won 3-1 against rival school, Francis Howell North. “I feel like the re...

Boys swim loses a close battle against Timberland

Boys swim loses a close battle against Timberland

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

September 24, 2018

The boys swim team lost a tough meet to Timberland High School at the rec plex. Each event was very close but the boys came up short in the end making the overall score 93-87. “The best part of swim meets is the overall competition,” junior Jackson Michals said. “It’s always reassuring to know your ...

Varsity soccer loses a tough match

Varsity soccer loses a tough match

Olivia Fong, Staff photographer

September 20, 2018

In a game against Holt high school, the Varsity boys soccer team battled hard to get redemption after the Indians scored in the first 30 seconds. After many close opportunities, the boys come up short 2-0 making them lose the game. “I think at the rate we are going, the season should only get better.” ...

The last game

The last game

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

May 15, 2018

In the last soccer match of the season, the JV girls team won their last game against Holt 4-1.  Overall the girls had a very successful season with not many losses. The girls were very happy with the way their season turned out. “I think we had a good season,” said Abbi Brown, Sophomore, “We all w...

The beauty of STL

The beauty of STL

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

May 15, 2018

This video is a promotional video for St. Louis. With this city being voted one of the most dangerous places in the United States, many people think the whole area is a bad place to be. However there are many areas that make St. Louis beautiful and makes people come together from all over the world.  ...

Varsity lax dominates, again!

Varsity lax dominates, again!

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

April 9, 2018

In one of the first games with the weather cooperating, the Francis Howell Central Varsity Lacrosse team was excited to play on their home turf. Dominating the whole game, the girls won 6-2 against Holt. Overall, their season has been very successful with only 2 losses this far. “I think this se...

The final shot

The final shot

Emily Mann, CO-Editor In Chief

March 13, 2018

Bleachers rattle under the tapping, anxious feet of a mighty student section. “Let’s go, let’s go, let’s go, let’s go” escapes their mouths as their eyes gaze on the countdown to the game. Varsity girls basketball players practice free throws, shake loose their weary muscles, and prep for the...

The outstanding studs performance

The outstanding studs performance

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

February 26, 2018

Every year the sensations and junior/senior boys join together to put on a performance that makes everyone more excited to go to the basketball games. After multiple practices, the studs put together a impressive routine with flips and much more. “Joining the studs was a lot of fun actually,” said senior C...

Girls basketball senior night

Girls basketball senior night

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

February 23, 2018

One of the favorite time of the year in a sports season is senior night. The Francis Howell Central girls basketball team took on their rivals Francis Howell High, making it one of the biggest games of the season. In a back and forth match, the two teams went into overtime at 37 points and eventually the...

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