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All the players listen to Coach Green in between sets and listen to the advice given. They continued to play a tough game and ended up with a win.

Gaining the Glory

Meghan Baumann, Staff Photographer November 2, 2023

On October 3, the freshman girls' volleyball team started with a slow start losing their first set against the Francis Howell North Knights, but as they started to play harder, they ended up winning...

The volleyball team lines up for the national anthem. They lay their hands on each others shoulders, showing themselves as one team.

Embracing Leadership

Shaun Matz, Staff Photographer October 26, 2023

One thing that Spartan Nation relies on heavily is servant leadership, and that applies especially to the volleyball team, where a tough match-up on Oct. 3, and eventual sweep of Francis Howell North...

Sophomore Bella Cowherd serves overhand in the first set of the game on Oct. 3rd.

Team Work Makes the Dream Work

Milo Nichols, Staff Photographer October 12, 2023

The Junior Varsity volleyball team played an incredibly tight match against Francis Howell North on Oct. 3rd, but North clutched the victory with the first set ending in 21-25 and the second set, 25-20.  “We...

Fort Zumwalt West bumps the ball over the net, with FHCs girls working to send it back

Serving FHC Proud

Amity Ianiri, Staff Reporter October 3, 2023

The girls volleyball team has been serving up an impressive start to their season. With an inspiring record of (15-8) bringing excitement throughout the halls of FHC. Student engagement has proven to be...

The volleyball team cheers after a dominate victory. They took all three sets against Fort Zumwalt West.

Raising Expectations

Shaun Matz, Staff Photographer October 3, 2023

The varsity girls volleyball team takes all three sets in a dominating win against Fort Zumwalt West on Sept. 14. Senior Alexa Sansone knows that it’s not luck getting them the wins, but their mindsets...

McKenzy Held gets ready to serve. This was during the last set, during a tight game against Fort Zumwalt West on Sept. 14.

Maintaining Momentum

Meghan Baumann, Staff Photographer September 28, 2023

With a strong start to their first set, the JV girls volleyball team dominated over their hard fought game, and earned a 2-0 win over Fort Zumwalt West on Sept. 14th. Freshman McKenzy Held talks...

Captain Emme Fry backsets to the right side hitter. This was during a close volley between Central and Fort Zumwalt, with Central winning the point.

A Fierce Fight For Victory

Summer Suarez, Staff Photographer September 27, 2023

Fighting to keep the lead  after winning their first set against Fort Zumwalt West, the freshman girls volleyball team pushed through and won the second set on Sept. 14. Freshman setter Emme Fry,...

Senior Emma Blaine receiving a medal from Dr. Leake

Celebrating Volleyball Seniors

Magi Temelkova, Staff Photographer November 4, 2022

The girls’ varsity volleyball team celebrated their senior night on Tuesday, Oct. 11th, right before their last home game of the season. The night was dedicated to recognizing the team’s three...

Team huddles.

Another Win For the Books

Magi Temelkova, Staff Photographer October 20, 2022

The girl’s varsity team won all 3 sets of their game against Fort Zumwalt South on Thursday, Oct. 6th. Even though the girls’ win was impressive, it was not necessarily an easy one. Coach Gronek...

Lucy Griesnauer mid air spiking the ball.

Tying Up The Season

Brock Slinkard, Staff Photagrapher October 14, 2022

The freshmen girls volleyball team played in the GAC C team tournament at Francis Howell Central on Saturday October 11. The girls played 4 games total, coming out of the tournament with 2 wins and...

Sophomore Jordan Smith gets ready to hit the ball.

Spiking The Records

Aniya Sparrow, Photography Editor-In-Chief October 11, 2022

The girls varsity volleyball team dominated against Troy Buchanan High School on Tuesday, Sept. 27. They swept the other team, winning 3 sets in a row, never letting Troy get any advantages. The girls...

The JV Team cheers together to hype up for the second set.

A Sensational Spike

Andy Waliszewski, Staff Photographer October 7, 2022

The FHC Girls’ varsity volleyball team hosted a game against Francis Howell High School last Thursday, Sept.29. The game wound up taking three sets, each about an hour long. The first set went to...

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