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Freshman volleyball starting off strong

Freshman volleyball starting off strong

Corinne Vorderstrasse, Staff photographer

September 11, 2019

The freshman volleyball team kicked off the season with an intense game on Thursday, Sept. 5. The girls were neck and neck with the girls of the Francis Howell North Knights, constantly fighting to take back and keep the lead. The Spartans won the first half of the game, but in the end, the teams came...

Spiking the competition down

Spiking the competition down

Zoe Michals, Staff reporter

September 9, 2019

The varsity girls volleyball team is off to a promising start this season. With their first game against Francis Howell North last Thursday ending in a hard-earned win, the girls have high hopes for the rest of the season. They won the first set but lost the second, setting tensions high for the third. Fo...

First win of the season

First win of the season

Madi Hermeyer, Staff Photographer

September 6, 2019

  On Thursday September 5th, the girls JV volleyball had their first home game of the season against Howell North. They won the first match with a lot of effort, but the second match with ease. Sophomore Madi Ihler, the only player to stay in the game the whole time, said "I'm glad to start...

A strong end to the season

A strong end to the season

Charley Landry, Emma Hultz, and Rachel Fernandez

November 7, 2018

Kami Eslinger, Josette Prince,and Marlene Andert are all beyond thrilled with both their own successes and their team’s successes from this current season. All three teams are ending the season strong and busy with GAC’s and districts. Prince, a senior, has been playing volleyball since a young ...

Girls freshman volleyball come out victorious

Girls freshman volleyball come out victorious

Grant Boehne, Video Editor

October 3, 2018

Girls freshman volleyball had a fortunate win against Francis Howell North on 9/25. Even though it was a nail-biting game, the Spartans still managed to pull through and come out victorious. "We knew that we've played them before so we had to work on the things that [we messed up on], even though...

Seniors say goodbye

Seniors say goodbye

Payton Amlong, Photo Editor

October 3, 2018

The Spartan girls volleyball team played their last home game against Troy on Oct. 3. After a sentimental senior night and a couple tears later, the girls won 2-0. Senior Hannah Goestenkors said, “ I am really going to miss game days and eating team dinner after the game.” The girls vol...

New coach makes big impact

New coach makes big impact

Emma hultz, Rachel Fernandez, and Charley Landry

September 20, 2018

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!

Another Win!

Zoe Lentz, Staff Photographer

September 20, 2018

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...

Two sets, two wins

Two sets, two wins

Samantha Gnuse, Staff Photographer

September 20, 2018

     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...

Bump, Set, Serve

Bump, Set, Serve

Savannah Drnec, Staff photographer

September 19, 2018

On September 6th of 2018 Francis Howell Central’s  freshman volleyball went up against Howell. Centrals freshman volleyball team gave Howell a run for their money, remaining tied for a majority of the game. The girls showed great sportsmanship whether it was cheering on other girls on the team ...

Spartans drop the ball against the Vikings

Spartans drop the ball against the Vikings

Doug West, Staff Photographer

September 13, 2018

On Thursday September 6, the girls varsity volleyball team hosted the Francis Howell Vikings in a long awaited battle. The Spartans took advantage, did their homework, and worked hard earlier in the week. Which earned them an early lead, slowly crippling the Vikings will to compete. Slowly the vikings ...

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...

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