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Central slides in two wins against Howell

Central slides in two wins against Howell

Jerianne Harrison, Photographer

April 30, 2015

The Spartan baseball team took on Francis Howell in a two-game series April 7-8. Central swept Howell, with the first game ending 9-8 and the second 7-6. Winning both games put Central at 7-3 record for their season. The rivalry between Howell Central and Francis Howell even more intense for the athletes,...

Final four face off

Final four face off

Jerianne Harrison, Staff Photographer

November 18, 2014

The soccer team’s dreams off claiming the state championship were thwarted by Lee’s Summit late last week in a close 2-1 loss in the state semifinals. “For me and my team to work this hard and to have gotten to this point makes me proud,” senior Marc Crawford said. Both teams battled it...

Pumped at the pep assembly

Pumped at the pep assembly

Jerianne Harrison, Staff Photographer

September 26, 2014

To start one of the busiest weekends of the year, students and teachers participated in an annual Homecoming pep assembly at the end of the school day. More than half the school gathers in the main gym to get rowdy for the Homecoming festivities including: the parade, the homecoming game and the dance.   The pep assembly always begins with b...

Double trouble

Double trouble

Jerianne Harrison, Staff Photographer

September 15, 2014

On Friday  and Saturday, the Spartans faced off against several teams on their home courts, in the Francis Howell Central Doubles Tournament. After a rough start on Friday night from playing state champions, they made a small comeback, placing fourth over all in the tournament. Districts start on...

Parson, Dieckhaus inducted into Hall of Fame

November 30, 2012

This year, two more Francis Howell Central alumni are being inducted into the “Spartan Athletic Hall of Fame.” Mike Parson, class of 2005, and Steve Dieckhaus, class of 2008, were selected by a committee of 13 coaches and administrators that have been at FHC since the school first opened, accor...

Fall frenzy

Jerianne Harrison

September 6, 2012

Today is like any other fall day at FHC. Today is an extra eventful packed day according to Activities Director, Mr. Scott Harris. “[Thursday, Sept. 6th], we have girls golf today at 3:30 p.m. and boys swim and dive at 4 p.m.,” said Mr. Harris, “Then we have freshman, JV and varsity girls sof...

Homecoming week plans

Jerianne Harrison

August 24, 2012

Activities Director, Mr. Scott Harris, the football team, band, cheer and Sensations are already working hard to get homecoming week up and rolling in a couple weeks. Homecoming week is Sept. 17-21. This week is packed with tons of things to do. There’s the Thursday pep assembly, parade and powde...

Laura Kayser

Jerianne Harrison

May 7, 2012

When you walk into her room, you get this sense of calmness. Going to her class is one of the nicest parts of my day because she always makes me feel welcome. This teacher deserves recognition for Teacher Appreciation Week because she always puts me in a good mood when I go to her class. She’s n...

Track team works hard to accomplish great things

Jerianne Harrison

April 5, 2012

The boys have only had three meets so far, and they are already doing really well, according to senior Andrew Altomare. “We are doing really well already so early in the season,” Altomare said. To set goals and accomplish them, the boys have been working hard and pushing each other at practic...

Boys start season focused

Jerianne Harrison

March 30, 2012

After the boys practice track meet, they are working hard during practices to prepare for their first real meet, which is today, Friday March 30. They will be competing against eight different schools at Howell North. Although freshman Jake Drnec has just started his first season of track, he is rea...

Girls basketball prepares for districts

Jerianne Harrison

February 16, 2012

The girls basketball team is almost to the end of their season. The team has gone 16-7. To prepare for the rest of the season, the team is working hard and staying focused in its practices, according to junior Katy Gerler. “[To prepare for the rest of the season,] we are staying focused during pra...

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