A look at Bobby Hubbard

Kana Chung, Staff reporter

April 27, 2018

As the season moves forward, the varsity boys volleyball team is progressing as an impressive rate. Each member contributes to the successes of the team. This week is focused on Junior Bobby Hubbard. He is the middle for the boys varsity volleyball team. He is currently serving his third year in the...

Volleyball victorious

Volleyball victorious

Liz Baker, staff reporter

May 16, 2017

The team started the games slow but eventually were motivated and picked up the pace to win the games according to seniors Cameron Zelei and Nathan Goestenkors. “We played Howell at Lafayette. I think the scores were 25-22 and 25-16. We started off a little rough because our passing wasn’t the best. Th...

Alumni match to three

Alumni match to three

Gracie Kruep, Staff Photographer

May 11, 2017

  In a battle of the ages, 2012 volleyball State Champions took on the 2017 varsity boys squad in a match on May 5. The 2012 squad was initially supposed to just show up and support the current players in a match against Marquette High School, but after the recent flooding, the opposing team was not able...

Taking the reins

Sophomore outside hitter Noah Jami sends the ball over for a successful kill. He, along with the other forward hitters, form a strong offense for the JV team.

Garrett Allen, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2017

While varsity prepares for their final state run together, the junior varsity boys volleyball team is merely getting started. Following their undefeated matches and championship title at GACs last Friday and Saturday, the JV team is preparing for their transition into varsity status next year, and prepared...

In the lion’s den

Senior captain and forward hitter Nathan Goestenkors primes to drive a hit across the net. He is well known on the team for an exceptional hit-to-point (kill/set) ratio.

Garrett Allen, Staff reporter

May 8, 2017

They were nervous, awaiting their expected annihilation. Yet, through all odds and a 6’10’’ opposing forward hitter, the varsity boys volleyball team held state number one Saint Louis University High to the very end of their loss last Monday in two sets - a highly-anticipated match that was far from a deci...

LIVE! Boys volleyball exhibition

May 5, 2017

The boys volleyball team will play an exhibition against the 2012 state-title winning team this evening, instead of facing off against Marquette. The Mustangs won't be able to play due to school closures in the Rockwood School District.

LIVE! Boys volleyball takes on the Knights at 6 p.m.

Nathan Goestenkors talks  to teammate Collin King. Both are current seniors on the varsity team.

Elaine Mallon, Discover Editor

May 4, 2017

The boys volleyball team looks to bounce back from its loss on May 1 against SLUH as they take on district rival Francis Howell North. The Spartans record stands at 24-5-1 and 10-0 in the GAC South.

Beginner’s Luck?

Dylan Stover tapping the ball over the net. The freshman team is undefeated with a record of 11-0.

Elisa Swanson, Web Executive Editor

April 27, 2017

The freshman boys volleyball team is 11-0 with one more regular season game left and a little over a week before GACs. For freshman Dylan Stover, this is his first season playing organized volleyball and he finds that the sport is an easy one to love. “I think I’m doing pretty good,” said Stove...

A competitive win

Trent Diener and Connor Macafee preparing for a serve. The team needs to work on serve-receive before they play harder opponents, according to Diener.

Elisa Swanson, Web executive editor

April 21, 2017

Coming back from a loss against Vianny in the Fort Zumwalt South tournament, the boys volleyball team has had a week of wins, starting with Fort Zumwalt East on Tuesday and beating Fort Zumwalt West, their major competitors for a conference title, last night. While the game on Tuesday was a convinci...

Obstacles to overcome

Senior captain Nathan Goestenkors sends a ball back over the net. He's developed a status as one of the

Garrett Allen, Staff reporter

April 13, 2017

In a stunning 29-27 second-set win against FHN last Tuesday the 11th, the varsity boys volleyball team advanced yet closer to a successful state run this season, following their disastrous loss at districts last year. Outside hitters senior Nathan Goestenkors and junior Connor McAfee have played a hug...

Volleyball loses its winning streak

Nathan Gestenkors going up for a block. According to Jarus, the team could work on blocking.

Elisa Swanson, Web Executive Editor

April 4, 2017

The Francis Howell Central volleyball program hosted their inaugural tournament this past Saturday and came second out of 16 teams. For senior Max Jarus, the day was enjoyable, even though it ended with a loss. “This weekend was extremely fun. Unfortunately, we came in second, but I think the tourn...

Boys volleyball takes on FZS LIVE!

Sydney Robbins, Staff photographer

March 30, 2017

The boys volleyball team squares up against Fort Zumwalt South this evening. Join us to watch the Spartans fight for another victory.

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