The Weakest Link

Karson Webster, Aidan Eizworth, and MJ wait to sub in.
October 19, 2020

Freshman football struggled to play cohesively on Monday, Oct. 12th. They lost to their rivals at Francis Howell High with a final score of 6-54. The backup tackle for the offensive line, Cody Phillips,...

Going Back to Games

A football player crouches next to his helmet as he prepares for the game.
As football players comes out of quarantine, the games resume.
October 15, 2020

With every starter back from their mandatory quarantines, the varsity football team is ready to get back to play. Their next game is Friday, Oct. 16, against Holt, and senior Andrew Golden feels confident...

Overcoming Effects of Football Quarantines

The varsity football team lines the field for the playing of the national anthem at Fort Zumwalt South, Sept. 4. With 16 players placed under mandatory quarantine, the games have been postponed until players come back Oct. 5.
Due to COVID-19, the football teams face new growth and unexpected challenges as players are quarantined and games postponed
October 1, 2020

With 16 COVID-19 quarantines postponing the Homecoming and Oct. 2 football games, the team faces new challenges and adversity both on and off the field. Team bonding activities, such as an annual ‘clean...

Football Senior Night

Alex Vogel is awarded with his medal by Dr. Sonny Arnel
September 21, 2020

Most senior nights conclude a season and leave the seniors off to find what they intend to do with their careers in college. However, this year brought on an early senior night on only the second football...

Lightning Prevails

Lightning Prevails
September 21, 2020

On Sept. 8 the junior varsity football team played against St. Dominic. The team neither won nor lost due to the fact that the game was cancelled soon after it started because of lightning. When the game...

Freshmen Fall to North

Freshmen Fall to North
November 8, 2019

The freshman football players heart’s were beating as the opposing team continues to make scores against them. The Spartans faced the Francis Howell North Knights on Monday, Oct. 7th At 5 pm.Although...

Practice Makes Perfect

Kannon Cissell evading a defender while running along the sideline.
The football team's success so far has been largely driven by their practice ethic
October 8, 2019

In football especially, practice makes perfect. At a 3-2 start to the season, the team has attributed their success to practice and their team’s familial bonding.  Kannon Cissell believes that the...

FHC Has a Hard Loss Against OTHS

October 2, 2019

In footballs’s Light The Field game against OTHS, was a tough game that we sadly lost 20-26. The team fought all the way to end keeping up the moral until the last moments of the game. They sadly had...

FHC Crushes FZS in First Home Game

October 2, 2019

In football’s first home game, we defeated Fort Zumwalt South with a great score of 32-0. The team played a great game full of many amazing plays. Many players have commented on how the team feels...

Spartans loss to rivals

Spartans loss to rivals
October 1, 2019

The freshman football team prepared for their game against rivals, Francis Howell on Monday, Sept. 23rd. Although Spartans played hard and fiercely, the Vikings won with a score of 49-6. Freshman Dominic...

Making history

Before the varsity football team's home opener, the student supporters displayed a banner that read
Varsity football continues their winning streak in game against Fort Zumwalt South
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...

Beating the streak

The football team watches from the sidelines during its victory over Francis Howell North on Sept. 28. The win snapped a five-game losing streak for the team.
Spartan athletes maintain a positive attitude even when results have not been going your way
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,...

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