End of the Swim and Dive Season

End of the Swim and Dive Season

Keaton Frye and Rhyen Standridge, Staff Photographers

March 2, 2020

The Girls Swim and Dive team finished the season on Feb 22. at the state swim meet. Through a long and grueling season the team stuck together through the hardest meets including GACs. Leading up to 4 state qualifiers in the 200 Medley Relay and Xime Avila swimming the 500 and breaking her own school reco...

Swimming to State

Swimming to State

Rhyen Standridge, Staff Photographer

February 11, 2020

As state approaches on Feb 15. the swim team continues to work hard to claim their spots. A meet against St. Charles west shows the heart they have put in this season and that they won't stop until the end of the season. Amanda Johnson has been working especially hard at practice and meets to pre...

Hard Fight with a Close Loss

Hard Fight with a Close Loss

Zoe Lentz and Erin Reitz

February 6, 2020

 Junior Amanda Johnson finishes her lap strong, making her team proud. Amanda and her teammates were competing against the Fort Zumwalt East Lions on Tuesday Jan. 21 at the St. Peters Rec Plex. Although the girls lost overall to FZE, they all thoroughly enjoy the competition and the team bondin...

Senior Swimmers

Freshman Xime Avila dives at the senior night meet on Monday, January 27. Senior Night celebrates the team's seniors and their time on the team.

Sam Chen, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2020

On Monday, Jan. 27, the girls swim team held their senior night. The girls swim team celebrated its graduating members, and went on to win the meet. Senior captain Jane Eilers reflected over her performance at the meet. She placed first in her individual events and won both of her relay events. “I did pr...

Girls Swim and Dive Prepares for the Season

Girls Swim and Dive Prepares for the Season

Rhyen Standridge, Staff photographer

December 6, 2019

As winter sports start up, the Girl’s Swim and Dive team is working hard to prepare for their upcoming meets. They have had practice every day of the week and over Thanksgiving break to ensure they stay in shape. The team works hard to better themselves but also help one another.  Being new to ...

Different strokes

Junior Mariah Javier prepares to dive. She and other divers may be in the same sport as swimmers, but their events use different skills.

Chloe Bockhorst and Jessica Fults

January 17, 2019

Girls swimming continues to be in full swing, and nearly every day the announcements have news of their recent swimming accomplishments. However, unless one attends the events themselves, it can be easy to forget about what the sport also consists of: diving. Freshman Clara Kilen is a diver for the team...

Exceeding expectations

Exceeding expectations

Chloe Bockhorst, Voice editor

January 10, 2019

The girls swim season has started with its fair share of wins and losses. Though the season has just begun, these meets have been occurring mere days away from each other. Despite a busy start, at least three girls have beat their personal records at every meet. Junior Maddie Bennett noticed that thi...

A fresh start

Practices and meets for the swim team are held at the St. Peters Rec-Plex.

Jessica Fults

December 13, 2018

Holding a pass to leave early from her 7th-hour gym class, freshman Keaton Frye awaits her first meet on the varsity swim team. Frye began to swim when she was only six years old, and it has quickly become her favorite sport in high school, thanks to the welcoming attitude from her teammates. “Th...

Last meet for the Central seniors

Last meet for the Central seniors

Josie Prince, Staff reporter

February 12, 2018

The girls swim team took a tough loss at their last meet of the season on 2 February, 2018 against Fort Zumwalt East High School. It will be the last swim meet the FHC seniors will ever have.   “It has been a long ride throughout my four years swimming for FHC” said senior Jensen Schett...

Senior Night loss

Senior Night loss

Gillian Pendel, Staff Photographer

January 29, 2018

After canceling and rescheduling their Senior Night, the girls swim and dive team faced off against Howell at the RecPlex on Tuesday, January 24th.   The girls lost 61-128, however, this hasn’t stopped the girls from looking forward to their next meet. Senior Elizabeth Skelly believes ...

Swim team takes a tough loss

Swim team takes a tough loss

Grace James, Staff Photographer

December 18, 2017

The girls swim team lost with a score 109-77 against Fort Zumwalt South on Dec. 7, for their second meet of the season. Despite the tough loss, the girls are looking ahead to their hopes for the rest of the season. Sophomore swimmer Ellie Maxell explained her part on the swim team and the impact that th...

Breaking the streak

Bryce Lee

December 15, 2017

On December 9th, girls swim and dive had a tri-meet in which resulted in they finished second in the total points received out of the three teams. The girls have competed in two meets so far, placing second in both. As the girls get deeper into the season, they are working to maintain focus and increase t...

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