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Varsity Boys Gearing Up For Battle

Varsity Boys Gearing Up For Battle

Suzie Safi

February 25, 2020

The varsity boys working hard and preparing for their next battle on January 14th trying to keep their win streak going. Myles Estrada discusses some of the was to prepare for games. we watch film and scout the team we're going to play,"says Estrada. We practice harder than the week before." their...

Looking Up To Their Favorite Spartans

Looking Up To Their Favorite Spartans

suzie safi

February 25, 2020

Junior Spartan players smiles with their teammates as the varsity girls team signs posters and shirts for them on February 1. The varsity team does different events throughout the season in order to get to know the younger players and watch them grow. Varsity player Gracie Stugart says "I love w...

The Dominance of Rivalry

The Dominance of Rivalry

Sam Cole, Staff Photographer

February 24, 2020

Considering the Francis Howell school district is factioned into separate schools, rivalries are inevitable.  The Francis Howell Central and Francis Howell North rivalry is one that is ripe with competition. On Tuesday Feb. 4, the FHC varsity girl’s team displayed superiority against FHN, winnin...

Boys Wrestling Competes at State Championship

Junior Kaden Hart prepares to pin his opponent. Hart placed first at the District Championship, meaning he will advance to State.

Kayla Reyes, Print Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2020

This past weekend, the boys wrestling team competed at the District Championship at Francis Howell High School. Junior Kaden Hart took home the District Champion title with a first place ranking, with freshman Aidan Hernandez and sophomore Peyton Shepard also advancing to the State Championship. State ...

Valentines Day Win

Valentines Day Win

Savannah Drnec, Video Editor

February 21, 2020

On Feb. 14, Howell Central's girls basketball team took on Holt in a neck-and-neck game. Remaining tied for the majority of the game, the team eventually pulled away, winning 41-35. "We always stay wise and never think less of our competitors. Never think less and aways think positive," said Varsity...

Girls Basketball Strikes Back

Junior Gracie Stugart passes the ball to sophomore Trinity Matthews in their game against the Holt Indians. The Spartans defeated the Indians and since have also taken down the Francis Howell Vikings.

Kierigan McEvoy, Web Assignments Editor

February 20, 2020

Winning at home is always an adrenaline rush full of screams and shouts of victory, but winning on the road is something else entirely, especially when it’s the team down Highway 94 that you beat.  On Tuesday, Feb. 18, the Spartan girls basketball team took down the Howell Vikings on their ho...

Destroying Districts

Junior Kaden Hart prepares to pin his opponent. Hart placed first at the District Championship, meaning he will advance to State.

Rhyen Standridge, Staff Photographer

February 20, 2020

The varsity boys wrestling team competes their hearts out for their place in the state tournament. The team had a hard fought district tournament on Feb 14-15. with many of the individuals advancing to the semi-finals round. In the end the team sent on 4 athletes to the state tournament. Aidan Herna...

A Frigid Loss

A Frigid Loss

February 19, 2020

Putting up a good fight, FHC’s Hockey Team competed on Jan. 31 at the Centene Community Ice Center against the Mary Institute and Country Day School (MICDS). Despite heartfelt effort, Central lost with a score of 6-2, unable to make up for lost ground in the first two periods. A treacherous match fo...

Bouncing Back

Bouncing Back

Amelia Vohsen and Erin Reitz, Photo Editor, Staff Photographer

February 13, 2020

  The entire gym is filled with nervous energy and everyone stands to their feet as the clock counts down. The buzzer sounds and students rush on the court to celebrate. The Spartans have won by a single point. On Friday, Feb. 7, the varsity boys basketball team took on Troy. The Trojans lead...

Spartan’s Bitter Start

Spartan's Bitter Start

Ann-Maree Gammell, Staff Photographer

February 11, 2020

Nervous players scrambled as the scoreboard clock counted down. The Spartans faced the Francis Howell North Knights Dec. 9th at 5pm. The Knights defeated the Spartans with a score of 43-25. Although the team lost, freshman Brayden Rubel, believed the team did well for their first game and made a note on what...

Swimming to State

Swimming to State

Rhyen Standridge, Staff Photographer

February 11, 2020

As state approaches on Feb 15. the swim team continues to work hard to claim their spots. A meet against St. Charles west shows the heart they have put in this season and that they won't stop until the end of the season. Amanda Johnson has been working especially hard at practice and meets to pre...

Performing Against the Nation’s Best

Both JV and Varsity Sensations team is pictured by the track.  They headed to nationals this past Thursday and travelled to Disney World where the competition is held

Ty Nedungadi and Grace Bahru

February 7, 2020

And they’re on their way! Girls sensations left Thursday, Jan 30 for their biggest competition of the year, nationals. This competition is held at Walt Disney and includes schools across the country, meaning 100’s of schools are competing for titles. The sensations all feel confident and hopeful ...

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