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Perfect practice makes perfect

Perfect practice makes perfect

Natalie Walsh and Isaiah Salin, Staff reporter

January 10, 2019


Filed under Girls Basketball, Move, Showcase, Winter Sports

The famous phrase, “practice makes perfect” applies to all parts of life, but most specifically to sports. For the girls basketball team, this phrase certainly applies. Sofia Tweedie, sophomore on the girls varsity basketball team, realizes that practice is what makes a perfect performance. ...

A disappointing loss

A disappointing loss

Kayla Reyes, Social media editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under Boys Basketball, Move, Winter

This Monday began the first game in a tournament of three games against Washington High School for the varsity boys basketball team. While the team took home a disappointing loss of 48-50, they gave their best effort on the court and performed to the best of their ability. The team had just secured a win at Howell No...

FHC varsity loss against Zumwalt South

Patrick Sheehan, Beat Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Winter

This Tuesday the FHC varsity boys basketball team played against Fort Zumwalt South and suffered a loss with a score of 61-51. The varsity team started strong against Zumwalt South keeping up with them through the first half of the game. Senior Jordan Hayden started to see the cracks in the team’s composur...

Hockey dominates Howell High

Hockey dominates Howell High

Kana Chung, Move editor

December 12, 2018


Filed under Ice Hockey, Move, Winter

As the Spartan hockey team has progressed through their season, they’ve accumulated an astounding record of 8-4-0, and still counting. Due to the team’s recent success, junior and goalie, Ethan Taplin, is confident in the team’s current standing. “It feels amazing. Last year we didn't win...

Hockey Handles Howell North

Hockey Handles Howell North

Marcus Falcomata, Staff Reporter At-Large

December 11, 2018


Filed under Ice hockey, Ice Hockey, Move, Publications, Winter, Winter Sports

On Friday, November 30, the Spartans took to the ice in their 10th game of the season, facing local rival Howell North. Expectations were high for the Spartans heading into the game, and the standards were well defined.  After all, Howell North has not defeated the Spartans on any occasion for th...

Girl power

Girl power

Maddie Fuller, Staff reporter

December 11, 2018


Filed under Move, Winter, Wrestling

A night of firsts. On Dec.5th, Francis Howell Central’s JV wrestling team had its first tournament of the season with a twist; their first ever female wrestler, junior Sophia Tran, won her first ever match and had her first pin. The JV/Varsity home tournament against FZ South has left a significant i...

Seasons Coming and Going

Kierigan McEvoy, Staff reporter

December 7, 2018


Filed under Cheerleading, Sensations, Winter Sports

An exciting beginning and a bittersweet ending for FHC’s Varsity Cheer and Varsity Sensations teams took place on December 2nd. Both teams participated in competitions last Saturday; the Sensations their first of the season and the Cheer team their last. The Sensations Varsity team participated in ...

The first tip-off

The first tip-off

Natalie Walsh and Isaiah Salin

December 6, 2018


Filed under Girls Basketball, Move, Showcase, Winter

The Francis Howell Central girls basketball season started off Dec. 3 against Fort Zumwalt South. The start to this highly anticipated season began long before the first game. Through pre-season practices and team bonding, the team has waited for this very moment. For Yani Curry, senior, the anticipation of ...

Cross Country Kickoff

Cross Country Kickoff

Aayushi Shah, Editor-in-chief, The Odyssey

October 4, 2018


Filed under Cross Country

Cross Country is a sport in which seconds can make a difference. Runners start to prepare for this as Cross Country season swings into action. The runners are pumped for the upcoming meets. They practice relentlessly everyday to succeed in their events and proudly represent FHC. The practices have been of...

Boys Varsity Soccer Game vs. Fort Zumwalt West

Boys Varsity Soccer Game vs. Fort Zumwalt West

Abigail Tarleton, Staff Photographer

September 25, 2018


Filed under 2017-18, Boys Soccer, Boys Soccer, Fall Sports, Galleries

Central won the varsity soccer game against Zumwalt West by a score of 3-2. The team played hard and welcomed the victory even after a minor water issue. Towards the end of the game, it began to rain which the cheerleaders entertained themselves with. After the game, coach Beckman congratulated Bobby...

Spartans serve up a good game

Spartans serve up a good game

Sarah Skelly, Staff photographer

September 14, 2018


Filed under Galleries, Girls Volleyball

The girls junior varsity volleyball team lost in a close home game against the Howell Vikings on Thursday, September 6th. The score was tied in the second half, but the final score was 20-25. The teamwork was strong and efficient for both teams. The Spartans showed enthusiasm and good sportsmanship througho...

The last game

The last game

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

May 15, 2018


Filed under Girls Soccer, Move, Move, Spring Sports, Uncategorized

In the last soccer match of the season, the JV girls team won their last game against Holt 4-1.  Overall the girls had a very successful season with not many losses. The girls were very happy with the way their season turned out. “I think we had a good season,” said Abbi Brown, Sophomore, “We all w...

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