• Registration for the FHC Bowling League Saturday Sept. 9 at Harvest Lanes, noon-2pm; bring $22 to register!

  • Fighting for Fetsch shirts are being sold during lunch; all proceeds go directly to support her battle against leukemia

  • Senior cap and gown announcements will be held by Jostens on Sept. 26 during 3rd hour

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Girls cross country team doubles in size

Madelyn Newton

August 22, 2013


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

After a low turnout at summer runs, the girls cross country team was unusually large as the first week of practice began. A total of 26 runners showed up to the first practice of the year after only having 12 girls last year with Junior Varsity and Varsity combined. While only losing one senior, the...

New faces on the starting line

Devin Chen

August 20, 2013


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

  As the sound of rubber meeting asphalt fills the air, it’s time for Coach Bob Breuer to face the upcoming season as well as a problem that the cross country team hasn’t faced in years: a packed team roster. The boys team is facing a growth of 16 runners compared to last year. This i...

Boys cross country ends disappointing season

Jeremy Karp

October 24, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

The boys cross country team had another disappointing outing, and it turns out it’s their final one. Last week, the boys cross cross country team ran in the District meet at McNair Park. However, no one who ran at Districts qualified to go further down the road to the State meet. Junior P.J Brown said...

Cross country has high hopes for districts

Madelyn Newton

October 18, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

The girls cross country team is looking forward to districts on Saturday after they did not meet their expectations at their conference meet last Thursday. The team is struggling because the time they spend practicing is not paying off in the meets. Coach Michelle Breuer is frustrated because she ...

Boys cross country has most disappointing meet yet

Jeremy Karp

October 17, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

The boys cross country team’s struggles continued at McNair Park during the Gateway Athletic Conference met, finishing dead last overall in the team standings. Sophomore Jake Drnec was very displeased with the results of the meet. “I think everybody was just a little out of routine from break,...

Boys cross country prepares for the conference meet

Jeremy Karp

October 10, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

This Thursday, the boys cross country team returns to McNair Park, for their conference meet, and junior P.J. Brown is quite excited for the event, not only because of the location, but because it’s a very important meet. “It’s one of my favorite races of the season,” Brown said. Since the team...

Practice is key as conference cross country meet approaches

Madelyn Newton

October 4, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

After losing their top runner to an injury, the girls cross country team has been lower in their scores, but it has not affected team morale. According to Coach Michelle Breuer, senior captain Megan Gaglio has remained a strong leader for the team. “Megan is amazing at keeping the girls together so...

Boys cross country struggles continue

Jeremy Karp

October 2, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

The boys cross country team competed Saturday at Living Word Park, and they placed 19th out of 21 schools overall. Junior P.J. Brown, who placed 83d out of 147 racers, was pretty disappointed with their performance, but he believes many factors contributed to the team’s poor performance. “I think we had many health i...

Boys cross country has sub-par finish at Koch Park

Jeremy Karp

September 25, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

The boys cross country team raced at Koch Park this past Friday, and overall, the team had a below average finish, placing 12th out of 15 schools. Junior Corey Blase, despite not achieving the time he wanted, he was still satisfied with the meet. “I was pleased with my performance,” Blase said...

Girls cross country plans to improve after hardest meet

Madelyn Newton

September 20, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

At Sioux Passage on Saturday, the girls cross country team’s times fluctuated from normal times. The team had three freshmen, Emma Duckworth, Elizabeth Beecher and Kristy Eslinger that made it into the top seven runners for the girls. The team as a whole earned eight medals, with the girls earning ...

Boys cross country works on big improvements

Jeremy Karp

September 19, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

The boys cross country team has had a good start to their season, but according to junior Jake Plevnic, more work can be done. “We have been successful so far, but there is always room for improvement in every aspect of our race,” Plevnic said. Sophomore Jake Drnec agreed, but also said he bel...

Cross country prepares for possibly most challenging meet

Madelyn Newton

September 13, 2012


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Move

The Forest Park meet on Saturday, the biggest cross country meet for the girls team, was a way for the girls to compare their skill compared to most of the other schools in the state, according to Coach Michelle Breuer. “I think it puts things in perspective for the girls. It was a huge huge meet, l...

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