• The girls basketball team will have a tryout meeting on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 2:30 p.m. in Coach Leake's room. Anyone wanting to be on the team should attend.

  • This week's Real World Wednesday will focus on car maintenance. Come to the library on Oct. 11 during Seminar.

  • Arete pillar forms are due on Friday, Oct. 13. Forms can be found just inside the entrance and should be submitted to Room 2.

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Swim team forms life-long friendships

Swim team forms life-long friendships

Jennifer Ferry, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2017


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Move, Showcase

It’s no wonder many sport teams here at FHC find themselves forming strong friendships, between long practices, meets, and hanging out outside the court athletes can spend as much as fifteen hours a week together. This is especially true for the boys swim team who not only practices and competes to...

Making memories

Making memories

Jennifer Ferry, Staff reporter

October 2, 2017


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Move, Showcase

With the boys swimming season coming to a close, many of the swimmers are looking back on the memories they made this year and reflecting on their very successful season. This year alone the boys swim team were able to beat school rivals Chaminade and Francis Howell, in addition to setting a new schoo...

A big victory

A big victory

Jennifer Ferry, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2017


Filed under 2017-18, Boys Swim, Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Move, Showcase

Going into Wednesday’s big meet the boys swim and dive team was nervous because they were swimming against their rivals Chaminade, according to sophomore Alex Anderson “To be honest...I didn’t think we were going to win, but I knew that our team had improved since last year so we would do b...

Swim AND Dive

Swim AND Dive

Jennifer Ferry, Staff reporter

September 18, 2017


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Move, Move

Although the boys swim and dive team is commonly referred to as the boys swim team by both teachers and students, the team is actually a collection of swimmers and divers, both of which are integral to the team’s success. Colin Williams, a sophomore who swims for the team, said, “[Diving] is another ...

Boys’ Swim Team claims victory

Jennifer Ferry, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2017


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Move

The boys’ swim team pulled out a close victory against Francis Howell on September 6th with a 98-85 win.Chris Bissett, a sophomore, thinks that the very fact that they were swimming against our school rivals helped the team pull out a win.   “Swimming against Howell motivates us to push harde...

Meet the boys’ swim team

Meet the boys’ swim team

Jennifer Ferry, Staff Reporter

September 6, 2017


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Move

Tuesday night at 4:00 pm the boys swim team started the season with a bang when they faced off against John Burroughs High School and won with a victory of 98-81. While pleased with their victory- sophomore Alex Anderson from the varsity team knows there is always room for improvement and plans to...

Central boy’s swim falls short to Zumwalt in final meet before GAC’s

Central boy’s swim falls short to Zumwalt in final meet before GAC’s

Taylor Amlong

October 27, 2016


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Galleries, Move, Move

On Wednesday, the Central Spartans boys swim and dive team took on the Fort Zumwalt South Bulldogs at the Rec-Plex on one of their final meets before GAC’s. The Spartans fell short to the bulldogs for the relay and the diving portion of the meet. “I feel like this meet against South reall...

New talent on swim

New talent on swim

Garrett Allen, Staff reporter

October 6, 2016


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Move

Drenched in cold sweat, standing on a tall block angled into colder water, nervousness fades to raw determination as Dominic Prince, senior, braces for the brief singularity of pain and technical skill that is the 100-meter butterfly, at a local boys swim meet. He, as well as underclassmen Alex Ande...

Swimmers dive in to match with Timberland

Swimmers dive in to match with Timberland

Juliet Fuhrmann, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2016


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Move

On Aug.  24, the boys swim team had its first meet of the season against Timberland. It took place at the St. Peters Rec-Plex and was their first meet and first win 400 Free Relay of the season. The first meet’s purpose is to see where everyone was at and for them to set their goals for the rest...

Individuals find first against Zumwalt South

Individuals find first against Zumwalt South

Stacey Zika, Staff Photographer

November 4, 2015


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Galleries, Move, Move

The Howell Central varsity boys swim team competes against Zumwalt South on Oct. 20th. The boys lost all together, but many of these athletes got first place in their perspective areas. Cooper Reddington, Jacob Sloan, and Ryan Eilers were among the few first place winners. All three say they did great as an individua...

Scott Harris receives stitches from getting too rowdy

Scott Harris receives stitches from getting too rowdy

Taylor Tinnes, Photo editor

October 2, 2015


Filed under Activities, Boys Soccer, Boys Swimming, Clubs, Cross Country, Discover, Discover, Fall Sports, Football, Galleries, Girls Golf, Girls Tennis, Girls Volleyball, Move, Move, Softball, Uncategorized

As last week came to an end, the spirit didn’t stop at the pep assembly. The pep assembly honored the varsity fall sport players and hosted various friendly  competitions for the Spartans. It ended with exciting chants from each class to get rowdy for the Homecoming game that night. The exhilarat...

Heavy medal

Melissa Wyas, Odyssey Copy Editor

October 9, 2014


Filed under Boys Swimming, Fall Sports, Move

This past Saturday, the boys swim and dive team competed at the Fort Zumwalt North Invitational meet. Even though the team had a grim outlook going into the meet, they managed to place second overall. The team placed in the top three in almost every single event, with some swimmers receiving multiple...

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