• 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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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...

Season ends for boys basketball

Season ends for boys basketball

Kenzie Morris, Voice editor

March 1, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Move, Showcase, Winter Sports

As this February came to close, so did the season for the boys basketball team. On Feb. 28, the boys played Timberland in the quarterfinals, which would have qualified them for district championships, but suffered an unfortunate loss. Senior Kaleb Cissell was on the court and can explain the game quite s...

Spartans in the quarterfinals

Spartans in the quarterfinals

Elizabeth Gerger, Move Editor

February 28, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Move, Showcase, Winter Sports

The boys basketball played its first district game against Fort Zumwalt North last night at Timberland. The boys captured a 60-54 victory over the FZN Panthers. Senior Marcus James had 27 points, 12 rebounds, and four assists. Senior Nathan Garthe had 15 points and 9 rebounds. “The mindset [last ni...

Freshmen basketball wins GACs

Freshmen basketball wins GACs

Emily Hall, Staff photographer

February 21, 2017


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

The freshmen boys basketball team defeated Howell North on Thursday, Feb. 9 in the GAC championship game at Fort Zumwalt West. The final score was 45-32. The boys went into the tournament hoping to keep the winning streak of three games, from last year, alive. “It was nice to pull out a win a...

Watch the Pink Out games LIVE!

Watch the Pink Out games LIVE!

Tyler Summers, Livestream Editor

February 10, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Livestream, Move, Move, Showcase, Video, Winter Sports

Francis Howell Central's fifth annual Pink Out game to support the American Cancer Society and Coaches Vs. Cancer STL airs tonight! Catch both the boys and girls games here!    

Spartans fall short in battle against Howell

Spartans fall short in battle against Howell

Millennia Simmons, Staff reporter

February 8, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Showcase, Winter Sports

On Jan. 27, varsity and JV boys basketball battled for the home “W” against Howell. Although both good games, only JV was able to pull out a win. Sophomore Spencer Allen, on JV, feels like a champ for the 15 point-lead win they took against Howell. He states they played well offense and defense....

Boys basketball loses lead against Howell

Boys basketball loses lead against Howell

Taylor Amlong, Staff Photographer

February 3, 2017


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

The Varsity boys basketball team started off strong in the first half of the game against Howell, but ended the game with Howell victory 57-37.   Both schools were packed with fans to watch the rival teams go head to head. The Spartan fans felt confident with their 10 point lead after the fi...

The ball fell short

The ball fell short

Mackenzie Craven, Staff Photographer

February 2, 2017


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

The boys basketball team took on Fort Zumwalt West and lost 68-46 on Jan. 20. West held the lead at 35-30 when halftime ended and kept it the rest of the game. Although the game ended badly for Central, they had kept up with the other team until halftime. Though ending in defeat, senior Marcus Jame...

LIVE! Watch boys basketball battle Howell this evening

LIVE! Watch boys basketball battle Howell this evening

Tyler Summers, Livestream Editor

January 27, 2017


Filed under Boys Basketball, Livestream, Showcase, Video, Winter Sports

The boys basketball team will take on Francis Howell this evening in a GAC South showdown at 7 p.m. The Spartans will be looking for their sixth win on the season. Tune in live!

Varsity boys basketball take on Timberland

Varsity boys basketball take on Timberland

Haley Karlas, Staff Photographer

January 23, 2017


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

On Jan. 6, the Spartan varsity boys basketball took on Timberland for the first time this season.  The boys suffered the first loss this season, with the final score of 62-42.   Regardless of the final score, the boys held their own, staying close on Timberlands tail the whole game ac...

Freshmen Victory

Freshmen Victory

Zach Jones, Staff Photographer

January 19, 2017


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

The Spartan student section cheered on the Central freshmen boys basketball team as they took on rival Francis Howell on Jan.11.   The freshmen Spartans out played Francis Howell in their win, concluding the night with a lead of 9, making the score 42-33. "If you think I'm happy, I'm n...

Boys basketball has rough start to season

Boys basketball has rough start to season

Taylor Amlong, Staff Photographer

December 9, 2016


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

The FHC varsity boys basketball played Liberty in their home opener of the season on Friday, Dec. 2. The Spartans fought hard, but still fell short to the Eagles with a final score of 60-52. “For our first game of the season, I think we fought hard. Unfortunately, that's not the outcome we wanted, but...

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