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In it for the Long Haul: Ezra Bailey in the middle of running the 1,600 meter for track and field.

Sprinting to the End

Lauren Rohde, Staff Reporter May 31, 2022

Following the unforeseen pandemic-focused school years, the 2021-2022 school year has been spent rebuilding the spirits of Spartan nation. Most activities enjoyed by the majority of the student body were...

Boys celebrating the win.

Taking on Districts

Maya Culian, Social Media Editor & Photographer May 31, 2022

On Friday, May 20 the Baseball team had their final round of districts against St. Louis University High School. It was a tight match; after playing hard the boys ended with a final score of 1-0 becoming...

Seniors Abbie and Olivia Lester laughing receiving their awards.

Senior Night LAX Edition 2022

Maya Culian, Social Media Editor & Photographer May 31, 2022

On Wednesday, May 11, the Lacrosse team had their senior night. It was one of the hottest days of the month so far but that didn’t stop the girls from having an amazing night. Surrounded by family and...

Senior Drew Black throws the ball into the air to serve it during a Varsity Districts match on May 11. This was one of the matches which helped him and his doubles partner junior Konnor Eslinger qualify for state.

A Momentous Ending to the Season

Faith Beckmann, Newspaper Editor May 31, 2022

Sweat was beading on their faces as they passed the ball from their end of the court, over the net and onto their opponents side. Tensions were high, yet they didn’t feel scared. Deep down, they knew...

Determined Drives: Senior Ian Johnson spikes the ball to the opposing team, winning a point for the team.

Ecstatic Endings

Emily Sirtak, Staff Reporter May 26, 2022

After days of tiring practices and nerve wracking games, the boys volleyball season came to an end May 20, losing a playoff game to Vianney. Their season was a raging success, often ending most games in...

Will Rable, Andrew Gyle, and Ian Johnson get ready for the ball.

Bump, Set, Dominate

Rebecca Hornberger, Staff Photographer May 25, 2022

On May 17, the Varsity boys volleyball team played in an exciting game against Seckman high school. The Spartans won 3 of 4 sets, qualifying them for the elite eight. The team has has an exceptionally...

Seniors Jordyn Bailey and Mary Kate Neal  with their poster boards to celebrate senior night.

Senior Year with a Senior Peer

Samantha Castille, Staff Photographer May 24, 2022

Jordyn Bailey and Mary Kate Neal celebrated their senior night before a home game against Timberland. Girls Varsity soccer won the game on Tues. May 3 with a score of 2-1.   The year...

Junior Nick Ortinau swings at a pitch.

Swinging for the Fences

Keaton (Kiki) Frye, Photo Editor in Chief May 20, 2022

On May 16 the spartans faced Ritenour High at home and came out victorious.  The team had a solid game with short defensive innings. Sophomore Ben Hawthorne "thought [the] team played well as a unit,...

Junior Christian Padilla returns the ball.

Swinging into State

Charlie Rosser, Staff Photographer May 13, 2022

The varsity boys tennis team competed in districts at the tennis courts on Saturday, May 7. With multiple athletes qualifying for State, the team represented FHC well, as stated by Junior Adam Tucker. "I'm...

Junior Madi Valenti makes a tackle.

Keeping It Up

Madi Hermeyer, Photo Editor May 12, 2022

On Monday, April 25th Varsity Girls Soccer faced Notre Dame at home. With only two seninors, the team is phenomenal this year. They won the game, and have gone on to win the GAC South Championship which...

Junior Caleb Cheatham heads to first base.

A Swing and A Miss

Aniya Sparrow, Video Editor May 10, 2022

On Wednesday, April 27th, the Varsity Baseball team played a tough game against Holt High School. Although the team played with force, they ended up losing with a score of 7-2. And as the school year comes...

Junior Tanner Jones waiting for the ball to come down to pass back.

On to the Next

Riley Wania, Photo Editor May 10, 2022

On Tuesday, April 26, tennis played against Troy on their home court. Junior Tanner Jones believes this match, and the matches before, have helped them to get to where they are in their season. “At...

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