Talented track team at Troy

Talented track team at Troy

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

May 8, 2017

Members of the track and field team each had a personal victory at the last meet at Troy. Senior Emma Campbell broke her personal record in her event. “The last varsity meet was last week at Troy, and that went really well! I PRed and won pole vaulting, girls got 2nd and boys got 1st,” Campbel...

Competition in Kansas city

Competition in Kansas city

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

April 27, 2017

As the season for the track and field team progresses, select members from the team went to a big track meet in Kansas City. Senior and team captain for the relay team, Micah Skebo, recalls how the meet went. “Going to the Kansas relays was a great experience for myself and our relay team. We g...

Track family

Junior Olivia Green practices throwing discus. She hopes to qualify for state.

Sydney Trendley, Staff reporter

April 24, 2017

The environment of the track and field team is light hearted and the team finds its ways of encouraging and pushing each other to do their best. This year, the team has welcomed freshman Olivia Green to the already established Green sister duo, senior Natalie Green and junior Abigail Green. Natalie...

PRactice makes perfect

PRactice makes perfect

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

April 18, 2017

Several athletes on the Track and Field team are improving, and many are passing their current personal records. It is junior Austin Mckinley’s first year on the varsity team, and he participates in the 400m relay and the 800m relay. McKinley felt excited about beating his PR, and why he enjoys track ...

Track’s breakthrough

Track's breakthrough

Mackenzie Craven, Staff Photographer

April 6, 2017

FHC hosted the first meet of the season last week. Natalie Green broke the record for shot put by just half an inch on March 29. She was surprised that she was able to do it this early into the season. Natalie didn’t expect to beat the record but it was an amazing feeling after they had announc...

Love and leadership

Junior Austin McKinley, sprints the final stretch of the 400m dash. McKinley's newfound affinity for the sport is shared with varsity thrower, senior Quentin Webert

Sydney Trendley, Staff reporter

April 4, 2017

The track and field team is filled with students who come from all different kinds of athletic backgrounds. Many members of the team participate in track because they are involved in another sport, such as football or basketball, and join track in order to stay in shape in their off-season. That is n...

Ground breaking meet

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

March 30, 2017

The track and field team started their season off with a positive note, showing a promising future for the season ahead. Junior Weston Klein and senior Natalie Green broke two school records.   Klein beat the record for the javelin by 2 ft, but he’s not planning on stopping there, as he ha...

On track to a record breaking year

Micah Skebo sprints in a relay at sectionals last year. Skebo predicts the team is going to win GAC's this year.

Sydney Trendley and Jessica Fults

March 17, 2017

This year is expected to be a huge year for FHC’s track and field team and the hopes are high for multiple record-breaking competitors to take a title at the State competition at the end of the season. The team has grown in size and strength this year as many freshmen and sophomores have joined. ...

Hitting the ground running

Leslie Sutton, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2016

The Francis Howell Central’s boys track and field team’s season has just begun, but the boys have been preparing since the year began. Junior Samuel Drnec says the team has been doing pre-season workouts for a while now. “They started early January, I think. They weren’t too bad because th...

iFocus, Move: Track and Field

iFocus, Move: Track and Field

Quentin Webert, Staff Videographer

April 10, 2015

In this edition of Move, top athletes in certain track and field events were asked what it takes to perform in their specific events.

Track and field takes on Troy, Zumwalt West

Track and field takes on Troy, Zumwalt West

Jaycee Blattel, Staff Photographer

April 6, 2015

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