• 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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A rocky start

A rocky start

Patrick Sheehan, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2017


Filed under Girls Swimming, Winter Sports

The girl’s swim team had their first meet on Tuesday December 5th. The team came in last out of the three schools present with two divers coming in first and second. The placing doesn’t seem to sway sophomore Samantha Wilson.   “[The first meet] went pretty well,” said Wilson, “ we got demolished, but our spiri...

First tri-meet of the season

First tri-meet of the season

Connor Crites, Video Editor

December 7, 2017


Filed under Activities, Discover, Girls Swimming, Move, Winter Sports

Our FHC girls had a modest start to the swim season, facing Fort Zumwalt West and Liberty in their first tri-meet. Although they got third place, the girls were happy just to compete.   "It was the first meet of the season," said Corrina Trimble. "We got to see a base level on how we were d...

Road to success

Road to success

Justin Hedrick, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2017


Filed under Move, Winter Sports, Wrestling

The season has just begun for returning Spartan wrestlers, and it is looking up for them since their recent success at the tournament at Fox. Many senior wrestlers found a lot of success, from a 6-1 Weston Klein to an undefeated Scott Arnold, the team is very enthusiastic about the outlook for their seaso...

Coming back from losses

Coming back from losses

Gracie Kruep, Staff Photographer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Galleries, Ice hockey, Move, Move, Winter Sports

     In a close back-and-forth match against Holt, the hockey team started out strong with a goal in the seventh minute. Keeping a lead for most of the first period, the Spartans were confident until, in the 13th minute, Holt capitalized on a goal and tied the game. Then, in the last 40 seconds of...

A sad victory

A sad victory

Garrett Allen, Discover Editor

December 4, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Move, Uncategorized, Winter Sports

In the aftermath of the highly-anticipated season opening Lutheran North Tournament last week from Nov. 27-Dec. 1, the varsity team emerged with a third-place title following a hard-fought 58-47 loss to Lutheran North High School. Opening the tournament with a 40-24 win against Notre Dame High, and en...

A little stitious

A little stitious

Chloe Bockhorst and Jessica Fults

December 1, 2017


Filed under 2017-18, Ice hockey, Ice Hockey, Move, Winter Sports

Like any other sport, hockey is a game that requires skill and plenty of practice to become good at it. However, hockey and various other sports also share a much less obvious similarity: superstitions. Hockey is amongst the most superstitious, players incorporating superstitions into routines or games. Team ca...

A giant rises

A giant rises

Garrett Allen, Discover Editor

November 20, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Move, Showcase, Winter Sports

In the past few weeks since the beginning of the winter athletic season, the varsity girls’ basketball team has been relentlessly practicing in anticipation of games to come. Under direction of Coach Haley Leake, the team has been moving in what many members say is a positive direction. The var...

Preparation and anticipation

Preparation and anticipation

Whitney Klein, Voice Editor

November 16, 2017


Filed under 2017-18, Move, Showcase, Winter Sports, Wrestling, Wrestling

As students, fans, and parents excitedly await the start of the 2017-18 wrestling season, wrestlers and coaches are at work getting in shape and ready for their first tournament with hopes that it will end in victory. Practices began on October 13 and have increased as the first meet on November 29 m...

Success at state

Success at state

Elizabeth Gerger, Move editor

March 17, 2017


Filed under Move, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Eight wrestlers competed in the Missouri state tournament Feb. 16-18 at Mizzou Arena. Four of the boys placed in their weight classes including senior Jackson Berck and sophomores Corey Wait, Andrew Godier, and Jonathan Floyd. Berck placed 2nd at 220 lbs., Wait placed 3rd at 138 lbs., Godier placed ...

Seniors final game

Seniors final game

Zach Jones, Staff Photographer

March 7, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Discover, Galleries, Move, Move, Uncategorized, Winter Sports

The boys varsity basketball team took on Timberland in a quarter final match up for districts on Feb 28. The competitive Spartans put up a good fight but lost wind in their sails as they lost 62-48 which resulted in an elimination in the tournament. “It was a tough loss because we could have definitely won...

Varsity girls basketball wins senior night

Varsity girls basketball wins senior night

Emily Hall, Staff Photographer

March 7, 2017


Filed under Galleries, Girls Basketball, Move, Move, Winter Sports

Varsity girls basketball celebrated senior night by defeating Parkway Central on Feb. 24, at home by a score of 41-34. Senior point guard, Mackinsey Hamer brought a lot to the team this past year, being the lone senior. “[Mackinsey] was a leader for our team. We will really miss her being there nex...

Hockey season overview

Hockey season overview

Sydney Trendley, Staff reporter

March 6, 2017


Filed under Ice hockey, Move, Winter Sports

The season just ended for the hockey team with a record of 5-14-2 and a devastating end of the season loss on March 24th. In an intense battle against Holt High School, FHC was up the entire game and with a few minutes left in the third period, Holt scored two more goals to tie the game. At the end of...

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