Hockey team moves on to semifinals

Claire Henderson

February 14, 2011

The Spartan hockey team continues to rule the rink at the Challenge Cup playoffs with a second win over Seckman on Feb. 7 with a score of 6-2. “Seckman was a strong team, but they could not match our team speed,” said Head Coach Tom Mueller. “Our skilled players really set the tone with great te...

Hockey boys start strong in finals

Claire Henderson

February 8, 2011

In the first game of the the Challenge Cup finals, the Spartans defeated Seckman with a final score of 6-2. Senior forward Jalen Krogman scored three of the six goals, followed by junior forward Chase Rey with two goals and a sixth goal by sophomore Brendan Martak. “I think overall we played well a...

Hockey second strongest team in the league

Claire Henderson

February 1, 2011

The varsity hockey Spartans made school history on Friday by defeating Francis Howell High 3-1 and winning their division, finishing with a record of 17-3-1. The team has the second seed for the playoffs, which is the highest in school history. “The top 16 high schools make it into the Challenge...

Saturday’s game a team, individual victory

Claire Henderson

January 24, 2011

The varsity hockey boys played two games over the weekend, falling to Chaminade and defeating Timberland. The game Friday night against Chaminade ended in a 4-1 defeat, with forward junior Chase Rey scoring the only goal out of the 17 shots taken on Chaminade’s goaltender. Many of the team’s playe...

Spartans still in first

Claire Henderson

January 18, 2011

Eight games played in the last month and the Spartans’ undefeated record has dropped to 15 wins, two losses and one tie. They suffered two defeats to CBC and FZW, with scores of 6-1 and 5-1, respectively. “[At] the CBC game, we were missing some of our top players, and we were going in nervous,...

Spartans rule the rink

Claire Henderson

December 14, 2010

Spartan hockey boys have not ceased to rule the rink this year. The team remains undefeated with a record of 10-0, even while continuing to deal with players who play on other teams and cannot come to all of the games. Last Friday’s game against Duchesne was a true show of the team’s talent wi...

Spartans remain undefeated

Claire Henderson

December 6, 2010

The Spartans added another game to their undefeated streak after a 3-2 victory over Fort Zumwalt West, who is one of their biggest competitors, according to junior Chad Edgecomb. The first and third goals were scored by junior Kyle Novak, with the third goal scored on an empty net. The second goal was...

Six straight Spartan wins

Claire Henderson

December 1, 2010

The Spartan Hockey team has kicked off the season with six straight wins and a zero in the defeat spot. Three of the past five games have had a large gap in the score as the team skates to victory. The team’s last game against Timberland was a victory by a score of 7-1, with senior Adam Otten scoring th...

Spartans stopped short in championship run

Mollye Doering

February 27, 2010

The Spartans experienced a devastating 2-1 loss on Saturday, Feb. 20 against Christan Brothers College (CBC). With hopes of ending the season as champions, the seniors are now finished for their high school careers. The varsity team ended its season 19-5-3. The game started off with high hopes of ...

Central skates over Howell

Mollye Doering

January 29, 2010

Last Saturday's hockey game was one most Central fans were anticipating: Howell vs. Central, one of the biggest Howell rivalries the district has. Within the first period, both teams had scored a goal. Senior Alex Syrigos was the first one to score a goal for Central. In the second period, the game ...

Spartans rally to 3rd period victory

Mollye Doering

January 15, 2010

It was a cold Saturday winter night, the perfect weather for an indoor hockey game. The ice hockey team was playing Francis Howell North, a match-up that was supposed to result in a failure for the Spartans.  By the time the first period had ended, the Spartans were losing by two, with one goal sc...

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