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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 ...

Basketball beast

Basketball beast

Justin Hedrick, Staff reporter

April 16, 2018


Filed under 2017-18, Girls Basketball, Move, Showcase, Winter

Being a varsity athlete and taking the responsibility of being a starter is an extremely successful and difficult task. Doing it as an underclassman is almost unheard of, save for some sophomores. Yet some of the most elite athletes you’ll ever find started on varsity as a freshman. This means that ...

The final shot

The final shot

Emily Mann, CO-Editor In Chief

March 13, 2018


Filed under Girls Basketball, Girls Basketball, Move, Move, Showcase

Bleachers rattle under the tapping, anxious feet of a mighty student section. “Let’s go, let’s go, let’s go, let’s go” escapes their mouths as their eyes gaze on the countdown to the game. Varsity girls basketball players practice free throws, shake loose their weary muscles, and prep for the...

The family behind girls swimming

The family behind girls swimming

Grant Boehne, Staff Photographer

March 13, 2018


Filed under Activities, Discover, Girls Swim, Move, Video, Winter

The girls swim team finished out the season on February 6-8 at GACs, and select swimmers qualified for MSHSAA State Championships on February 16-17. All throughout the season, the girls demonstrated hard work and determination. The girls have gotten very close and formed a kind of bond that only a fami...

A sectionals miracle

A sectionals miracle

Gracie Kruep, Social Media Editor

March 9, 2018


Filed under Girls Basketball, Girls Basketball, Move, Uncategorized, Winter, Winter Sports

With some regret from the student body after losing to Jefferson City once before, the Spartans girl's basketball team was determined to get a win in their Sectional's match. Getting an early lead in the 1st period, the future looked bright for the girls to get a win. However, the Jays shaped up their...

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