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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...

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...

Movin’ on up

Movin’ on up

Connor Crites, Video Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under 2017-18, Events, Galleries, Girls Basketball, Move, Showcase, Uncategorized, Winter

The girls basketball team made easy work of Timberland in their first game of districts. The final score was 37-20, which makes their record 21 & 5. The game was heavily in favor of the Spartans, but Timberland managed to come back and make it a close game. "The whole team had a lot of energy,"...

Girls basketball senior night

Girls basketball senior night

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Galleries, Girls Basketball, Move, Move

One of the favorite time of the year in a sports season is senior night. The Francis Howell Central girls basketball team took on their rivals Francis Howell High, making it one of the biggest games of the season. In a back and forth match, the two teams went into overtime at 37 points and eventually the...

Varsity girls basketball expands on their winning streak

Varsity girls basketball expands on their winning streak

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Galleries, Girls Basketball, Move, Move

In a very intense match against Troy Buchanan, the Varsity Lady Spartan basketball team capitalized on their opportunities, winning their seventh GAC game this season with a score of 36-28 over the Trojans. The girls have been undefeated in their GAC South play so far and have only lost a total of t...

JV girls basketball reigns victorious over Timberland for the second time this season

JV girls basketball reigns victorious over Timberland for the second time this season

Alura Berry, Staff Photographer

February 2, 2018


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

For the second time this season, Spartan JV Girls Basketball has won against Timberland. In an intense battle to victory on January 23, 2018, the girls scored 38 points, winning by a margin of 9 points. According to activities director, Scott Harris, it was their fifth win a row and they improved to ...

Winter watch

Winter watch

Justin Hedrick, Staff reporter

January 29, 2018


Filed under 2017-18, 2017-18, 2017-18, 2017-18, 2017-18, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Girls Swim, Ice Hockey, Move, Move, Showcase, Winter, Winter Sports, Wrestling

The winter season for sports is just starting up with some great Spartan athletes looking to make it a season to remember. From great basketball games to intense wrestling matches, here are some of the athletes to watch this winter season in sports. Following in the footsteps of his brother is senior boys b...

Pink power

Pink power

Olivia Fong, Staff Photographer

January 25, 2018


Filed under Girls Basketball, Girls Basketball, Move, Move

The Pink Out game, one of the biggest games of the year, was a success for the JV girls basketball team as they took on Fort Zumwalt West. Overall, the game was close but the Spartans started turning up the heat, scoring more baskets in the fourth quarter making the score 27-18. “I loved seeing eve...

Steamrolling the opposition

Steamrolling the opposition

Megan Percy, Staff reporter

December 19, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Move

On December 15, Varsity girls’ basketball team decimated the competition in the first Greater St.Louis All-Conference (GAC) game of the year, continuing their winning streak. Coming out strong in the beginning, far ahead of their opponents, the team lost speed in the second half, but still came through...

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