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Sister school rivalry

Sister school rivalry

Isaiah Salin and Natalie Walsh, Staff reporter

February 7, 2019

With a very good record comes an expectation for more winning, every game. Through all of this, the Spartan girls have continued to prepare the exact same all season long. According to the girls basketball team twitter, their preparation for a game is as follows: Rise and shine! Film and scout. Bus departs. Relax and s...

Breaking ankles

Breaking ankles

Zoe Lentz, Staff Photographer

February 6, 2019

On Jan. 24 our varsity girls basketball team won by a landslide. Whats new?  In the end the score was 45-28. The Lady Spartans played against FZW and even though we won by 17 points it was a good game and West is a good opponent. Sophmore, point guard Gracie Stugart stated "two controllable's that matter to...

Finishing Strong

Finishing Strong

Marcus Falcomata, Staff Reporter At-Large

February 4, 2019

The Spartan Hockey season has come to a close, and the team has finished with a 13-6-1 record, their best season since the Challenge Cup Final run in 2016. To round off an excellent season, on Saturday, January 26th, they were triumphant against Howell North, seven goals to one. Sophomore Owe...

Battling Rock Bridge

Battling Rock Bridge

Isaiah Salin and Natalie Walsh, Staff reporter

February 4, 2019

You never quite know what it feels like to put 100 percent effort into something and not get the results you wanted until it actually happens. On Saturday, Francis Howell Central girls varsity basketball team fought Rock Bridge with every ounce of dedication they had. In the end, things didn’t tur...

Spartans go head to head with the Jaguars

Spartans go head to head with the Jaguars

Kierston Fisher, Social Media Editor

February 4, 2019

On January 22nd the JV basketball boys played the Fort Zumwalt West Jaguars. From the beginning of the game both teams were equal with their points. This game was even play, the ball was in each teams courts back and forth for most of the game. With centrals great defense and ball control we started...

The mighty eight show how “Tomorrow Starts Now”

The mighty eight show how “Tomorrow Starts Now”

Ruthann Kimbrel and Holly Whaley

February 1, 2019

 Everything seemed to be going wrong for sophomore Gianna Deidrick, it was her first winter guard competition, her coach was late and no one knew where their coach was.   “We were a huge mess. Nami was late due to her accidentally sleeping in an extra half hour to an hour and we had no idea what...

Spartans give a good fight

Spartans give a good fight

Zoe Lentz, Staff Photographer

January 29, 2019

On January 22nd our girls JV basketball team showed great effort as usual vs Fort Zumwalt West. It was a great game, nevertheless it was a very aggressive competition. With many shots, scores, and fouls the game ended with a score of 31 FHC to 38 FZW. Freshman Trinniti Matthews states after the game...

Past the learning curve

Past the learning curve

Isaiah Salin and Natalie Walsh, Staff reporter

January 24, 2019

The hype over the girls basketball team has been growing exponentially since the start of the season. With an outstanding group of girls lead by a persevering coach, students have expected nothing less than greatness on the scoreboard. Greatness is exactly what this team has acquired. Currently, the...

The Last Ride

Jacob Edwards, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2019

The end of the season can bring lots of emotions for a team. Happiness. Sadness. Excitement. Disappointment. Crushing defeats and big victories can influence many of these emotions, and for the seniors, the leaders of the team, these emotions are amplified, because this will be their last season of hi...

Persistent practice

Persistent practice

Kana Chung, Move editor

January 22, 2019

Starting on Friday afternoon, the St. Louis area experienced extreme cold and large spells of precipitation, bringing icy roads and nearly ten inches of snowfall. Due to this inconvenience, all activities scheduled for the weekend were cancelled, as well as school the following Monday. As one can im...

One last time

One last time

Maddie Fuller, Staff reporter

January 22, 2019

The wrestlers took a great hit, as they faced off against opponents at Troy Buchanan High School on Jan. 16th. The teams that went to this tournament performed well and represented our school with pride. Not only were the Spartans successful, but it was Senior night; the night that celebrates those fin...

Freshmen forge ahead

Freshmen forge ahead

Robyn Ziegemeier, Staff reporter

January 17, 2019

As the semester starts, the series of GAC Conferences begin. Every team level has their own GAC Conference, with the freshman team’s very first being on Jan 19. The GAC conferences are very important meets due to the wrestlers competing against everyone in their level in the local area. The people w...

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