• 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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Talented track team at Troy

Talented track team at Troy

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

May 8, 2017


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Girls Track & Field, Track & Field

Members of the track and field team each had a personal victory at the last meet at Troy. Senior Emma Campbell broke her personal record in her event. “The last varsity meet was last week at Troy, and that went really well! I PRed and won pole vaulting, girls got 2nd and boys got 1st,” Campbel...

Competition in Kansas city

Competition in Kansas city

Jessica Fults, Staff reporter

April 27, 2017


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Girls Track & Field, Track & Field

As the season for the track and field team progresses, select members from the team went to a big track meet in Kansas City. Senior and team captain for the relay team, Micah Skebo, recalls how the meet went. “Going to the Kansas relays was a great experience for myself and our relay team. We g...

Track family

Track family

Sydney Trendley, Staff reporter

April 24, 2017


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Girls Track & Field, Move, Spring Sports, Track & Field

The environment of the track and field team is light hearted and the team finds its ways of encouraging and pushing each other to do their best. This year, the team has welcomed freshman Olivia Green to the already established Green sister duo, senior Natalie Green and junior Abigail Green. Natalie...

Track’s breakthrough

Track’s breakthrough

Mackenzie Craven, Staff Photographer

April 6, 2017


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Girls Track & Field, Move, Spring Sports, Track & Field

FHC hosted the first meet of the season last week. Natalie Green broke the record for shot put by just half an inch on March 29. She was surprised that she was able to do it this early into the season. Natalie didn’t expect to beat the record but it was an amazing feeling after they had announc...

Love and leadership

Love and leadership

Sydney Trendley, Staff reporter

April 4, 2017


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Girls Track & Field, Move, Spring Sports, Track & Field

The track and field team is filled with students who come from all different kinds of athletic backgrounds. Many members of the team participate in track because they are involved in another sport, such as football or basketball, and join track in order to stay in shape in their off-season. That is n...

On track to a record breaking year

On track to a record breaking year

Sydney Trendley and Jessica Fults

March 17, 2017


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Girls Track & Field, Move, Spring Sports, Track & Field

This year is expected to be a huge year for FHC’s track and field team and the hopes are high for multiple record-breaking competitors to take a title at the State competition at the end of the season. The team has grown in size and strength this year as many freshmen and sophomores have joined. ...

Hitting the ground running

Leslie Sutton, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2016


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Move, Spring Sports, Track & Field

The Francis Howell Central’s boys track and field team’s season has just begun, but the boys have been preparing since the year began. Junior Samuel Drnec says the team has been doing pre-season workouts for a while now. “They started early January, I think. They weren’t too bad because th...

iFocus, Move: Track and Field

iFocus, Move: Track and Field

Quentin Webert, Staff Videographer

April 10, 2015


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Girls Track & Field, Move, Move, Spring Sports, Track & Field

In this edition of Move, top athletes in certain track and field events were asked what it takes to perform in their specific events.

On the right track

Morgan Brader, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2014


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Track & Field

  With track continuing through its 6th week since the start of the season, the athletes have attended six meets. The Friday Knight Relays meet, one of the team’s most anticipated meets, took place on Friday, April 4th. Juniors Zach McKinley and Jake Drnec are both on the varsity boys track te...

Track and field: behind the scenes of pole vaulting

Morgan Brader, staff reporter

March 31, 2014


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Move, Spring Sports, Track & Field

Track and field has started up once again, and the boys have set out for the track, already running miles. The season began on March 3.   Even though there were no official tryouts, the boys were placed on separate teams; freshman, JV and varsity. Every event separates the athletes this way. The ...

Track team picks up the pace for sectionals

Madelyn Newton

May 16, 2013


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Move, Spring Sports, Track & Field

The track team heads to sectionals as they finished districts last Saturday with 12 qualifiers for Saturday’s sectional meet. Both the girls and boys 4x100 meter relay teams placed in the top two spots along with fourth place in the girls 4x200 meter relay and many individual victories. Among the...

Reversing roles

Alison Comfort

May 15, 2013


Filed under Boys Track & Field, Move, Spring Sports, Track & Field

On occasion, there are events that can show a person's true potential and highlight them as more tenacious than others once thought. Junior Brendan Brause, a track player who was reaching the pinnacle of his high school track career when he sustained a serious injury. Mr. Bob Breuer, a coach of the t...

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