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Making history

Making history

Kana Chung, Copy editor

September 13, 2019

For just the second time in the last 14 years of spartan football, the varsity team holds a 2-0 winning streak, and stands undefeated after the success at their home opener against Fort Zumwalt South . Junior Kannon Cissell had a stellar performance in last Friday’s game against Fort Zumwalt South. With...

Beating the streak

Beating the streak

Marcus Falcomata, Staff reporter

October 31, 2018

Friday, Sept. 28. The air is much colder than it has been since spring as the Spartans take the field against Howell North, their Homecoming opponent. Five games are under the Spartan’s belt, all losses, but this one feels different. The white-out crowd is filled with a new energy as the Knights kic...

Charging forward

Charging forward

Payton Amlong, Photo Editor

September 26, 2018

The Spartan football C team, also known as “the Champions team”, hosted the game verse Holt on Sept. 24. After a tough battling game the Spartan’s took a loss with a score of 27-34. Sophomore Kannon Cissel said, “I personally didn’t go hundred percent of the time”, which is a regret of his. ...

Beyond the losses

Beyond the losses

Faith Carter, Staff Photographer

September 24, 2018

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...

Two in one

Two in one

Suzeann Thomas, Staff reporter

September 19, 2018

On Sept. 7-8 the varsity football team played O’Fallon Township at their field on Friday and at Belleville West on Saturday. The Spartans lost this two-parter game to O’Fallon Township, 37-20. The reason behind the two different locations was the rain and lighting that occurred. Senior Cameron H...

Fighting on and off the field

Fighting on and off the field

Isaiah Salin and Ruthann Kimbrel

September 10, 2018

Vernon “Todd” Bizzell was a motivating and hard working coach that pushed the football team to the limits and a caring teacher for his students at both Howell Central High and Saeger Middle School. He continued to work even as he was going through his own horrific battles; he was diagnosed with stage f...

Concussion

Concussion

Doug West, Staff Photographer

November 8, 2017

Concussions have become a growing epidemic in the sports and media world recently. A concussion happens when the athlete suffers an impact to the head and the brain collides within the skull. Symptoms of a concussion can include continuous headaches, sensitivity to light and sound, irritability, co...

Spartans near records, regardless of defeat

Spartans near records, regardless of defeat

Caroline Schroeder, Reporter

September 28, 2017

The football team took a 35-18 loss to Francis Howell North Friday. Although the team has been working hard, their competition seems to become progressively stronger and more difficult to compete against. Senior Connor Riebel addressed the increasingly difficult competition they have been faced w...

Fighting with Fetsch

Fighting with Fetsch

Ethan Wagman, Photographer

September 25, 2017

On Sept. 15, Spartan Nation fought for Mrs. Fetsch. Though the Spartans lost with a score of 61-38 to the Troy Trojans. The majority of the stands were covered in orange everything from orange shirts to orange socks. Even though the Spartans stayed positive and pushed through until the end. They did make a...

Livestream Football VS Troy

Livestream Football VS Troy

Zach Jones, Livestream Editor

September 15, 2017

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Football plans to bounce back after fall to Timberland

Football plans to bounce back after fall to Timberland

Caroline Schroeder, Staff reporter

September 13, 2017

After the start of a strong season, with the first 3-0 record since 2001, the Spartan varsity football team fell to Timberland High School on Friday. Although they lost after a tough fight, Keon Waters, starting quarterback, believes that the team has learned from this past game and will continue to...

Spartans start season with big victory

Spartans start season with big victory

Alura Berry and Mackenzie Craven

August 29, 2017

The football team started off playing as if they were in a state championship game: focused, dedicated, and determined. That motivation and mentality stuck with them throughout the whole game. Senior Keon Waters and junior Dontae Horace were key players who led Central to victory against Fort Zumwalt ...

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