• 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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GAC tournament success

GAC tournament success

Elizabeth Gerger, Move Editor

May 9, 2017


Filed under Boys Tennis, Move, Spring Sports

On April 26th, boys tennis hosted the annual GAC two-day tournament. The team finished 2nd overall with many individual and doubles wins. Single medalists include: 1st place Jack Pordea at number 1 singles, 1st place Austin Massar at number 8 singles, 2nd place Andrew Schrautemeier at number 3 singles, 2nd p...

Starting off strong

Starting off strong

Elizabeth Gerger, Move Editor

March 31, 2017


Filed under Boys Tennis, Move, Spring Sports, Uncategorized

Boys tennis is starting their season off with a bang. With a 2-1 record, and back-to-back wins this week, the boys are ready to take on the upcoming matches. Last week varsity fell to DeSmet, but came up with wins against Liberty and Troy this week. The team includes three captains, juniors Tucker Jones, Andy Moa...

Getting back in the swing

Getting back in the swing

Veronica Zieman, Staff reporter

March 17, 2017


Filed under Boys Tennis, Move, Spring Sports

The boys’ tennis team, led by Head Coach Jeremy Rohrbach, has begun practicing for the upcoming season. They have started playing challenge matches to determine the rankings, and expect to be done by next week. The team, composed mainly of juniors, has several new faces, and Coach Rohrbach is happy to se...

Swinging into Districts

Swinging into Districts

Elaine Mallon, Reporter

May 13, 2016


Filed under Boys Tennis, Move, Move, Spring Sports

Last Tues, May 11, the top six varsity tennis players competed in team districts. Unfortunately, Central lost to rivals Howell North in the first round. According to junior Matt Vandiver, the team did not rise to the occasion. “We did not do well. We got torn up. Nobody won a single match,”...

Maintaining Mental Strength

Maintaining Mental Strength

Elaine Mallon, Staff Reporter

April 29, 2016


Filed under Boys Tennis, Move, Spring Sports

The Francis Howell Central boys tennis season is quickly coming to a close. With only one regular season game left at St. Dominic's, the boys have been preparing for districts. Between Thursday and Friday of this week, the boys have been at Francis Howell North for the GACs tournament. Yesterday,...

Keeping the Confidence

Keeping the Confidence

Elaine Mallon, Staff reporter

April 7, 2016


Filed under Boys Tennis, Move, Spring Sports, Uncategorized

On April 5th, the varsity tennis team suffered a defeat against DeSmet by 3-6. According to junior Matt Vandiver, ranked at number two, the loss was very upsetting. “It was a shame. It was a little heartbreaking, but it just gives us more motivation to win next time,” Vandiver said. Matt...

Spartans take on Holt in doubles match

Spartans take on Holt in doubles match

Dakota Wisdom, Photographer

March 31, 2015


Filed under Boys Tennis, Galleries, Move, Move, Publications

It was a cold afternoon on March 25th, when Spartans boys tennis took on Holt in a doubles match. The Spartans were playing hard despite the cold and rainy conditions. Half way through the game it abruptly ended due to the rain. The game will be rescheduled for another day.“Despite getting rain...

Varsity Tennis Senior Night

Varsity Tennis Senior Night

Francis Lunatto, Photographer

May 27, 2014


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Boys tennis team crushes FZS

Boys tennis team crushes FZS

Chloe Siebels, Staff Photographer

April 25, 2014


Filed under Boys Tennis, Galleries, Move, Spring Sports

The boys tennis team defeated GAC South rival FZS 7-2 on Tuesday, April 22. The team will head to the conference tournament next week.

Boys tennis faces off to rival Howell

Boys tennis faces off to rival Howell

Darby Copeland, Photographer

April 15, 2014


Filed under Boys Tennis, Galleries, Move, Spring Sports, Uncategorized

Tennis team battled their rival, Howell, on April 9th. Howell conquered the courts, and ended up taking the win.

Boys Tennis takes on rain cancellations

April 4, 2014


Filed under Boys Tennis, Spring Sports, Uncategorized

After weeks of practices and warmups, the boys varsity tennis team finally played their first official match on Friday March 28th where they lost 1-8 against DeSmet. They had one match scheduled for earlier in the week against St. Charles West, but it was canceled due to the weather. For a sport like...

Tennis comes out victorious

Abigail Schneider

April 5, 2013


Filed under Boys Tennis, Move, Spring Sports

On Monday, the Spartans took the court at home vying to come out victorious over the Knights from Francis Howell North, but the Spartans fell short in all six varsity matches. Senior and number one singles player Sean Nanney did, however, win one of his sets, forcing a third set before losing the ma...

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