Soccer team looks ahead to districts

Cory Schmitt

October 30, 2009

The soccer team won its final two games of the season, defeating Washington High by a score of 7-0 and beating Duchense 1-0 on senior night. Senior forward Corey Scharf scored the final goal in the regular season against Duchense. For the second year in a row, every field player has had a goal or an...

Soccer team plays with intensity

Cory Schmitt

October 22, 2009

The varsity soccer team is continuing its sucessful season, winning at home Monday night against the Holt Indians. Although losing a match at Fort Zumwalt South in penalty kicks, the team still has a record of 14-6-1. Junior Gabe Remolina and seniors Paul Haluszczak and Joe Macke each scored in the 3-2 win ag...

Tough love stimulates success on volleyball team

Margaret Borgmeyer

October 21, 2009

With more dedication, new drills and a new coach this year, the girls volleyball team has done great this season in comparison to previous. "It's pretty much the same team, just with better training," said sophomore Bridget Laughlin. Not having much new talent on the JV and varsity teams, the gir...

Shanika leads team to victory

Bryan McCreary

October 14, 2009

The Spartan varsity softball team brought home a win yesterday, defeating the Lions of Fort Zumwalt East by a score of 2-1. The Lions came into the game 17-6, whereas the Spartans came in 14-7. Senior Sarah Shanika pitched a great game, allowing no earned runs through seven innings. She put up 10 str...

Soccer team faces tough stretch

Cory Schmitt

October 14, 2009

After a strong start to the season, the varsity soccer team faced a tough stretch over fall break, losing games to Francis Howell, Hazelwood Central and Oakville, while pulling off one victory against Hazelwood West. The losses hurt the team. "[It] kinda put us in a down mood. [Coach Hogan] put a lot...

Hazlewood West team wins in lopsided victory

Bryan McCreary

October 12, 2009

Following a tough homecoming game loss against Wentzville Holt, the Spartans looked to rebound against an undefeated Hazlewood West team. This task proved to be too much for the Spartans, going on the road and losing a lopsided game by the score of 49-7. The only touchdown for the Spartans in this g...

Soccer team keeps winning

Cory Schmitt

October 2, 2009

The varsity boys soccer team is undefeated in play this week, winning a contest against Troy Buchanan High School by a score of 3-0. With goals scored by Taylor Yocum, Paul Haluszczak and Derek Hoerman, the team is now 11-1-1. The team's strong offensive performance is leading the team to success ...

Spartans suffer tough loss

Bryan McCreary

October 1, 2009

After the loss to Chaminade, the Central Spartans football team changed its focus to the next task: the homecoming game against Wentzville Holt. Looking for redemption from last year's loss in the homecoming game, the Spartans took the field led by their sophomore quarterback Chip Miller, who has the sixth m...

Winning performance keeps soccer team on track

Cory Schmitt

September 25, 2009

The soccer team has continued to be successfull on the field, winning games on Friday and Tuesday night, and tieing Wednesday night to bring the team's record to 9-1-1. The soccer team defeated Parkway West High by a score of 1-0 Friday night at home, and on Tuesday night the team traveled to Northwest Hi...

Football team persists despite loss

Bryan McCreary

September 21, 2009

After having already matched its win total from last year, the Spartan football team went into Chaminade bearing a 2-1 record and with a new sense of confidence. Facing the 2-2 Red Devils proved to be too much, however, with the Spartans falling in a one-sided affair, 63-35. Senior Micah Alsobrook is the ...

Loss doesn’t offset soccer team

Cory Schmitt

September 18, 2009

The varsity soccer team has continued the season strong, winning 3 out of 4 games over the past week. The team beat Hickmann High, Cape Central High and Kirkwood High in a tournament last weekend. However, the boys suffered their first lost of the season at the hands of Fort Zumwalt West Tuesday n...

Tennis team picks up steam

Bryan McCreary

September 16, 2009

In the middle of a short season, the girls tennis team at Francis Howell Central finds itself with a 4-5 record. Following three straight losses to start the season, the team came back strong, winning four of its next six matches including a win against Hazelwood West in its last competition. This wi...

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