Spartans stay above .500 with 6-5 record

April 14, 2010

Following two straight losses to Summit High School and Timberland High School, the Spartan varsity baseball team rebounded in its next two contests with victories over Duchesne High School 17-12 and with a win against Marquette by a score of 11-10. The Spartans then found themselves on the short en...

Ultimate frisbee racks up points

Mollye Doering

April 9, 2010

According to the rules of ultimate frisbee, in order for a team to win, it must be ahead by two points and have at least 15 points to win. However for the Francis Howell Central team, that is no challenge, according to three-year player junior Coleton Day. Winning the game on Monday, April 5 15-11 a...

Soccer team remains consistent

Cory Schmitt

April 9, 2010

The girls soccer team fell to a record of 5-3 after a 2-1 lost at home against the Pioneers of Duchesne High School Wednesday night. Senior forward Nicole Becker scored the lone goal for the Spartans in the loss. Despite the loss, the Spartans have managed to remain at or above the .500 mark for the s...

Volleyball team looks ahead to home opener

Cory Schmitt

April 7, 2010

The varsity boys volleyball team lost a game against rival Francis Howell High in three sets Wednesday night to bring the teams record to 1-2. The Vikings and Spartans split the first two sets, but rival Francis Howell secured a victory with a 25-23 victory in the third set. According to junior mi...

Spartans loses 7-5 to Vianney

April 2, 2010

As the young baseball season keeps rolling, the Spartans hit a minor speed bump in losing to Vianney. After starting the season with a win over the No. 6 team in the state, Parkway Central, the team found itself on the short end of a 7-5 game, in which the score seemed to bounce back and forth. At the begin...

Wilbourn wins national wrestling championship

Bryan McCreary

April 1, 2010

Wilbourn's first opportunity to prove himself on the national level presented itself last weekend, and much like with the state championship, he did not disappoint. Winning the first national championship that Francis Howell Central has ever seen and just the second national championship that an...

Golf team looks for further success

Michael Jeter

March 31, 2010

The boys golf team has its second match of the season. The boys are hosting Duchesne tomorrow at the St. Peters Golf Course. The boys are going into the match off their first win of the season against Fort Zumwalt North. According to senior Chad Denney, the boys won by a large margin. Even with ...

Volleyball team builds chemistry

Cory Schmitt

March 29, 2010

The varsity boys volleyball team has been preparing for the season by filling positions vacated by last year's team and are preparing for another successful season. Crucial to the success of the team this season is the team's new setter. "We have been working on having the new setter Jordan Alsobrook...

Spartans win defensive game to begin season

March 23, 2010

After a 16-11 season last year, the varsity baseball team is looking for another successful winning season this year and a deeper run in the post season. The boys got off to a good start on Monday with a win against Parkway Central by a score of 1-0. Parkway Central was ranked sixth in the state to...

Bourn with the Will to succeed

Bryan McCreary

March 5, 2010

Collapsing to the ground in the warm-up area of what was his home for two days, senior Brandon Wilbourn shed tears signifying the closing of a four year varsity wrestling career capped off by winning an elusive state championship. A championship that had always been within reach but never achieved....

Spartans stopped short in championship run

Mollye Doering

February 27, 2010

The Spartans experienced a devastating 2-1 loss on Saturday, Feb. 20 against Christan Brothers College (CBC). With hopes of ending the season as champions, the seniors are now finished for their high school careers. The varsity team ended its season 19-5-3. The game started off with high hopes of ...

Basketball team loses to Howell to close season

Cory Schmitt

February 26, 2010

The varsity basketball team lost in the district semifinal game against arch rival Francis Howell 46-43 Wednesday night at home after two straight victories. The team finished the season with a 10-17 record. Previously the team had defeated the Zumwalt South Bulldogs 56-49 and the Zumwalt North Pan...

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