Spartans cheer right before the game starts.

Taking a Hard Hit from East

Chloe Schwab, Staff Photographer April 30, 2021

The boys volleyball team has had a tough season this year. The loss on the scoreboard does not reflect the hard work the team has put in. The way the team works together will help them continue their season...

Zack Lewis is reaching up to set the ball.

Bump, Set, Spike!

Aniya Sparrow , Staff Photographer April 23, 2021

The JV Boys Volleyball team played tough matches at their tournament on Saturday, April 10. FHC hosted the event, with seven other high schools attending the tournament, and the team was on a roll with...

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....

Volleyball victorious

Volleyball victorious

Victorious boys’ volleyball players reflect on their district wins over Howell
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....

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...

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.

Taking the reins

Junior varsity, and the future of FHC boys volleyball
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...

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.

In the lion’s den

Varsity boys volleyball takes on the best team in the state
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...

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...

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

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.

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

Beginner’s Luck?

Freshman volleyball team remains undefeated
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...

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.

A competitive win

Boys volleyball beats conference competitors in a close game
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,...

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

Obstacles to overcome

Varsity volleyball team fights to get into their stride for the upcoming state run
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...

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