An ultimate win

An ultimate win

Connor Crites, Video Editor

May 1, 2018

After a tense game with Chaminade, the Central ultimate frisbee team came out on top with a score of 15-13. The game was very close until the end, when FHC managed to get a two-point lead. “It was a pretty negative atmosphere,” said senior Andrew Siemers. “We won, even though they were a tier on...

Soaring attitudes

Soaring attitudes

Whitney Klein, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2017

Try as they might, Ultimate Frisbee has been having a drought when it comes to wins. As the team practices and works towards their state tournament, they find themselves in a bit of a negative mood.   Ultimate frisbee’s recent rough patch is nothing but a small obstacle in their way to the stat...

The ultimate player

The team huddles before an important game

Skylar Laird, Feature editor

April 5, 2017

The frisbee went flying, looking as though it was going to score Parkway South a point. Suddenly, out of nowhere, junior Andrew Siemers leapt in, snagging the frisbee and saving the point, allowing the ultimate frisbee team to win their fourth game with a score of 15-10, putting them at 3 wins for the...

Added pressures and new potentials

At the fall pick ups during a drill, junior Jake Hayden flies for a disc.  He caught the disc and won a point for his team in the drill.  This happened at Lions Park when ultimate frisbee had fall pickups.

Whitney Klein, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2017

Living up to a legacy is a challenge especially for this  year’s ultimate frisbee team. After last season’s results, the team is striving to live up to and even exceed last year’s success. During the 2016 season, the ultimate frisbee team fought their way to state at a tournament. The success f...

Ultimately, we had a good season

Tj Buchanan waits for a teammate to pass him the frisbee during state tournament.

Emily Mann, Discover Editor

May 11, 2016

On Sat May 7 the ultimate frisbee team participated in the state tournament, playing four games: the first against Kirkwood, spartans losing 11-6, next against Marquette losing 11-4, then to CBC losing 11-4 again, and finally played against Priory barely losing 10-8. Coach Becker describes the boys energy as the d...

The Ultimate rivals

The team huddles before an important game

Emily Mann, Discover Editor

April 19, 2016

On April 18 the ultimate frisbee team played Vianney High school, and won 15 to 3, continuing the winning streak. Senior Josh Shepard believes that there are numerous reasons why the team is doing so well, above all though, it is their relationship together. “Everyone on the team is best friends with each oth...

The ultimate winning streak

Senior Eric Gibbs prepares to catch the frisbee.

Emily Mann, Discover Editor

April 11, 2016

On Sun April 2 the ultimate frisbee team had a game against Chaminade here at FHC resulting in a win for the spartans 15-2. This win continues the team’s undefeated streak that it has maintained thus far into their season. According to senior Eric Gibbs being undefeated can add a lot of pressure to the...

Flying through fall pickups

At the fall pick ups during a drill, junior Jake Hayden flies for a disc.  He caught the disc and won a point for his team in the drill.  This happened at Lions Park when ultimate frisbee had fall pickups.

Luke Muich, Staff photographer

November 2, 2015

Every past frisbee team player and any newcomers showed up on Wednesday September 23, 2015 at Lion’s Park.  You show up to see frisbees flying overhead and even an occasional water fight.  This is what goes on at fall pick ups.   On a more serious note, this is a time to make new friends.  To...

Spartans persevere past Patriots

Alex Buhse, Staff Reporter

April 22, 2014

Playing its rescheduled match against the Parkway South Patriots on April 15, the  Spartan frisbee team had a dominating game, winning 15-4. Missing four of its key players, the team was left with a gap in its normal skill. This gave the team’s bench players a shot to step up and a chance to show...

Bittersweet battles

Alex Buhse, Sweat Editor

April 8, 2014

The Spartans were busy the past week, facing two teams back to back with no practices in between. Originally scheduled to face three teams last week, the team’s game against Parkway South on Thursday was cancelled due to rain and rescheduled for April 15, leaving the team with two games against Cham...

Conquered cadets

Alex Buhse, Sweat Editor

April 1, 2014

Recovering from their tough loss against SLUH last week, the Spartan frisbee team started the week off well with a win against the CBC Cadets. Winning 15-1 over their opponents, the Spartans controlled the majority of the game with their skills and tactics. Senior Jonah Greco described how the Spartans ha...

Spartans face adversity against SLUH

Alex Buhse, Sweat Editor

March 25, 2014

Falling off from their win against the junior varsity DeSmet Sparties last week, the Spartan frisbee team suffered a loss against the SLUH Billikens, losing 15-11. Despite the motivation and effort of the team’s offense, they experienced difficulty against the opposing team’s defense. Coach Jason...

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