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Champions in the classroom

Champions in the classroom

Natalie Walsh, Kayla Reyes, Breana Epperson, Maddie Fuler, Staff reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Boys Swimming

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. More importantly, triumph in the classroom is also evident. Even under the stress of late-night ...

Competition of Champions

Competition of Champions

Whitney Klein and Kana Chung

September 25, 2018


Filed under Activities, Band, Fall Sports, Move, Move, Showcase

Sixteen schools. Three divisions. One goal. September 22nd: The Spartan Regiment placed sixth overall, along with several other accomplishments, in their division at the Lafayette Contest of Champions. Their show “All in a Dayzzzzzz”, which includes pieces of “Heigh-ho” from Disney’s Snow White in t...

Boys Varsity Soccer Game vs. Fort Zumwalt West

Boys Varsity Soccer Game vs. Fort Zumwalt West

Abigail Tarleton, Staff Photographer

September 25, 2018


Filed under 2017-18, Boys Soccer, Boys Soccer, Fall Sports, Galleries

Central won the varsity soccer game against Zumwalt West by a score of 3-2. The team played hard and welcomed the victory even after a minor water issue. Towards the end of the game, it began to rain which the cheerleaders entertained themselves with. After the game, coach Beckman congratulated Bobby...

Boys swim loses a close battle against Timberland

Boys swim loses a close battle against Timberland

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

September 24, 2018


Filed under Boys Swimming, Galleries, Move, Move

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 ...

Beyond the losses

Beyond the losses

Faith Carter, Staff Photographer

September 24, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Galleries, Move, Move

Under the heat of the setting sun, varsity football teams from Francis Howell Central and Francis Howell High faced each other on Friday, Sept. 14. Francis Howell Central suffered a 0-42 loss against Howell, but the night did not end there. Friday’s game also marked the 4th annual Light the Fi...

Swimming to state

Swimming to state

Natalie Walsh, Kayla Reyes, Breanna Epperson, and Maddie Fuller

September 24, 2018


Filed under Boys Swimming

Francis Howell Central boys swim and dive team traveled to Nixa for the Ozark Invitational on September 7th to compete on September 8th. Going against schools all around the state, Ozark is one of the largest meets the swim team competes at. Traveling Friday night to compete on Saturday not only sho...

Bruno Plays Brilliantly

Bruno Plays Brilliantly

Marcus Falcomata, Staff Reporter At-Large

September 20, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Golf, Move, Uncategorized

The Girls Golf season is now in full swing, as the team headed to Wolf Hollow Golf Course in Washington for their first tournament. Rachel Bruno, a junior golfer at FHC, took 3rd at the tournament, shooting a 90. “I was very tired in the morning. But I thought that it was going to be really good, bec...

New coach makes big impact

New coach makes big impact

Emma hultz, Rachel Fernandez, and Charley Landry

September 20, 2018


Filed under Girls Volleyball, Move

Lexi Arnel, Hannah Goestenkors, and Emily Mundle not only share the same passion but also share similar goals and expectations for the season. The new coaches have largely impacted the volleyball program positively, as well as helped the players grow in confidence and skill. Six months ago the team...

Another Win!

Zoe Lentz, Staff Photographer

September 20, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Girls Volleyball

FHC played a great game against Holt on September 13th. We won 25 to 12. FHC was ahead most of the game, the ball was in the air more than the ground. It was a good match. JV player Sara Zelei was celebrating her win against holt " Before the game I was excited to be playing but nervous but we just...

Varsity softball has resilience through tough loss

Varsity softball has resilience through tough loss

Ally Huffman, Staff Photographer

September 20, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Galleries, Move, Move, Softball

In a game against Fort Zumwalt West, Varsity Softball plays on their home field for a tough game. The team was falling short in the first couple innings, but started to build back up towards the end. “This game, we weren’t on our A game, but resilience is key,” player Alyssea Braun said. ...

Two sets, two wins

Two sets, two wins

Samantha Gnuse, Staff Photographer

September 20, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Galleries, Girls Volleyball, Move, Move

     The varsity girls volleyball team defeated Holt in two sets on Thursday, Sept. 13. Holt played a strong game, attempting to redeem themselves after a loss to Central on Sept. 8. Francis Howell Central moves to 9-3 on the season and 3-1 in GAC South play.     Josie Prince said Hol...

Varsity soccer loses a tough match

Varsity soccer loses a tough match

Olivia Fong, Staff photographer

September 20, 2018


Filed under Boys Soccer, Fall Sports, Galleries, Move, Move

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.” ...

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