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Planning Ahead

Planning Ahead

Amelia Vohsen, Photo Editor

November 2, 2019

Leading up to districts, the Varsity boys soccer team suffered a tough loss against FZW on Tuesday, Oct 22. Although the team lost 2-0, they fought hard throughout the game and put up a tough fight. Junior Noah Heath says the team needs to "not talk to the refs to avoid future yellow cards" because...

Bennett Ascends A Slippery Slope

Bennett Ascends A Slippery Slope

Essy Ingram, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2019

Chunks of cold mud dribble down the calves of the oncoming herd. The slimy substance is sprayed out from behind them, a spectacle not unlike that of a lawn mower spewing grass clippings. Just beyond the reach of the spray is another group, but one of them loses a shoe as the others try desperately t...

Preseason Preparation

Preseason Preparation

Nikki Crangle, Staff Photographer

November 1, 2019

The girls lacrosse team begins their preseason workouts as the winter sports teams head into their regular seasons. Although spring sports do not start for another four months, the preparation will increase the team's athleticism and strength for when the season comes around. JV head coach Jeremy Wining...

Continuing to perform

Continuing to perform

Chloe Schultz, Staff Reporter

October 29, 2019

The girls basketball team has been training in a series of different ways this last month. With the weight room being redone here at school, the team has had to overcome some obstacles in their preseason workouts, but they haven’t let that stop their drive. Alum Pierre Desir donated $185,000 to the Pe...

Jv Boys Fight For The Win

Jv Boys Fight For The Win

Kayden Zipoy, Staff photagrapher

October 29, 2019

The boys JV soccer team played Francis Howell North at the Don Muench memorial stadium and after a stiff game they won 3-1. The boys took home the win on Oct.24 after they played as a team.  Jason Moore tells how the team played at the game.   “We've had our struggles.” Moore ...

Sectional Smack-Down

Sectional Smack-Down

Zoe Lentz, Staff Photographer

October 29, 2019

Our Varsity softball team took on Pattonville in the first round of sectionals Wednesday Oct. 23 at Pattonville High School. FHC took home a 17-3 score winning the first round. “My mindest was that we needed to win regardless of the score” #5 Josie Bezzole states with a win at heart. With 14 runs...

Swimming Through Senior Night

Avery Olson, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2019

On monday, the boy’s swim team participated in a time honored high school athletics tradition: senior night. The night consisted of awards, memories, and of course, swimming. Over half the team is made up of seniors, with 10 seniors and 8 underclassmen swimming this year. This year, the team participated in a me...

JV Volleyball Digs Deep Against FZW

JV Volleyball Digs Deep Against FZW

Rhyen Standridge and Paige Fann

October 28, 2019

With high spirits in the air, the JV volleyball team fought hard to impress their seniors on the last game of the regular season. On Oct. 22, JV played a close game against Fort Zumwalt West, winning the first set and losing the second. FZW pulled through in the end, winning the last set with a score of 15...

Appreciating Our Seniors

Appreciating Our Seniors

Emily Wolfe, Staff Photographer

October 28, 2019

With the girls volleyball season coming to an end, the team shows their great appreciation for their amazing seniors. These five seniors have had a memorable season and a huge impact on the program. Mundle, Steinmeyer, Barnes, Shelton, and Green walk down the tunnel of teammates with their parents arm-in-arm. The...

Preparing for districts

Preparing for districts

Grace Barhu, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2019

As the boys soccer season comes to a close, the team has started to prepare for districts and begins to reminisce on the season. While having a rocky start to the season the team feels confident in their abilities to place for districts. Junior Luke Fisher believes that the season gave the team an idea of w...

A Frantic Fall Break

A Frantic Fall Break

Faith Beckmann, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2019

While most FHC students were on vacation or sleeping in, the Francis Howell Central Spartan Regiment was hard at work. The band had four performances over the course of only two days which consisted of a football game, the Bands of America Super Regionals, and the Mizzou Champions of Champions Prelims ...

Challenging Game Against Howell

Challenging Game Against Howell

Emily Wolfe, Staff Photographer

October 24, 2019

The boys soccer team was anticipating their challenging match against Howell on Saturday, Oct. 19. The Spartans scored the first goal early on, but the Vikings tied the game with a penalty kick in the second half. In the end, Howell won with a score of 2-1. Even through the loss, Connor Phillips conti...

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