Swim Comes to an End

Swim Comes to an End
November 5, 2020

Most sports have had to face a plethora of adversity with many athletes being quarantined. On Oct. 28, the boys swim team had their last meet before GACs. The meet was hard on team morale as many were...

Postponement Downcast

The boys swim team prepared to dive into the pool during a practice. The practice was a night that was supposed to be a meet but the meet got cancelled.
The boys swim team cope with the cancellations caused by COVID-19
October 21, 2020

Since September 3 2020 the Boys Swim and Dive Team has been on a hiatus of sorts since COVID-19 has postponed or cancelled multiple swim meets. This has caused a lot of strain on the teams swimmers including...

Swimming Through Senior Night

Seniors are recognized and celebrated for all their hard work and dedication to the sport. This year, the team's 10 seniors were recognized.
October 28, 2019

On monday, the boy’s swim team participated in a time honored high school athletics tradition: senior night. The night consisted of awards, memories, and of course, swimming. Over half the team is made...

Bonding Through the Waves

The boys swim a specific amount of laps and yardage every practice together as a team.
Team bonding in unique ways on the boys swim team
September 26, 2019

The boys swim team is a team full of guys whose social lives mainly consist of each other. The boys practice together five days a week for more than two hours each practice so it’s not a surprise the...

Diving into the season

A member of the team rives into the water
The boy's swim team is making their way through the beginning of the season, with meets and practices throughout the month of September. With new coaches and a change in team dynamic, it's been an eventful few weeks.
September 18, 2019

It’s been a busy season for the boy’s swim team so far, with a meet against SLUH on September 6th, and a meet last Wednesday, where they went up against John Burroughs in Ladue.  Friday’s meet...

Coming to the end

Boys swim competed in GACs. Some boys qualified for State and are anxious for what it holds.
Boys swim members competed their GACs meet and some qualified for State. They have had a good season anticipate what will come next.
November 2, 2018

The end is coming near, and GACs are about to come and go. Seniors will leave, but memories will be made. GACs is where swim members can showcase all the hard work they have put in for this single moment....

Shaving for swim

This photo was taken the night when the swim team members shaved their head. The
The swim team members committed to a tradition that previous members had set before them.
October 30, 2018

Francis Howell boys swim and dive team consist of several boys that have grown to be closer than ever before. Spending two hours every night with your teammates creates strong bonds; bonds shared within...

Q & A with Adam Decker

Adam Decker has been on swim for three years. Decker enjoys Swim and has grown significantly since starting.
October 30, 2018

How long have you been doing Swim? I've been doing it for three years   Why did you choose to start swimming? So I used to do martial arts and it was getting to the point where it was...

Meet the boys swim coach

Coach Froeschner has been coaching Swim for four years. He has helped the team improve and grow closer.
The person to thank for the boys swim team's success
October 30, 2018

The boys swim team is known for their outstanding performance in the water, but the man behind their success is not often given the credit he deserves. Swim and Dive Coach Jacob Froeschner has pushed the...

Bonding in the water

The Swim Team competed in the Jaguar Invitational this weekend. The members feel the team bonded at this event.
Although some members were unable to attend, Boys Swim competed well in the Jaguar relay September 22nd
October 12, 2018

Francis Howell Central Boys Swim and Dive team participated in the Jaguar Invitational on September 22nd. The Jaguar Invitational is known for their harsh competitors, but more importantly, their t-shirt...

Champions in the classroom

Sophomore Chase Redington is outstanding in the classroom and in the pool. His dedication shines throughout his grades.
Swim and dive members continuously succeed in school while performing in the pool.
September 26, 2018

Francis Howell Central Boys Swim and Dive team is notorious for their success in league meets and at the state level. With several talented athletes and coaches, triumph in the pool was nothing but expected....

Boys swim loses a close battle against Timberland

Boys swim loses a close battle against Timberland
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...

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