• 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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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...

Disappointing loss

Disappointing loss

Skylar Laird, Feature editor

March 1, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Move, Showcase, Winter Sports

Even as the buzzer rang with the score down 53-48 with Fort Zumwalt South in the lead,  the girls basketball team was not deterred. After a winning season with an 18-8 record and conference championship under their belts, the loss did not ruin the great season. For junior Amanda Henderson, the l...

Winning for Alderson

Winning for Alderson

Gracie Kruep, Staff photographer

February 21, 2017


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

Decked out in pink for cancer awareness in the Coaches vs. Cancer basketball game, the varsity girls faced off against Fort Zumwalt West winning 48-33, staying on top of the game for the whole match. The game was special for #25 Aleuria Alderson, dedicating the night to her and her family, holding th...

Taking it to the rival

Taking it to the rival

Zach Jones, Staff Photographer

February 14, 2017


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

The girls basketball team finally beat rival Francis Howell, for the first time this season on Monday Feb. 6 The Lady Spartans took it to the rivals 49-40 struggling at first, but got some footing, resulting in an exciting night and a memorable win. "All the hard work paid off because we final...

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!    

Another game, another win

Another game, another win

Bryce Lee, Staff reporter

February 7, 2017


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

On Tuesday Jan. 31, the girls varsity basketball team visited one of their local rival schools, Francis Howell North. Lately, the girls have been playing at an high level including winning 1 of 2 tournaments and placing second to Warrenton High School in the Warrenton tournament this past month. This...

The basketball was not in their court

The basketball was not in their court

Zach Jones, Staff Photographer

February 7, 2017


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

Jv girls basketball team have an upsetting loss against rival Howell on Feb 6. with many injury timeouts due to hard falls on the court. The girls fought to the end with a 30 point difference to finish with a 18-48 loss. "We kept a positive attitude on the court even after the buzzer, but we didn't...

The last match

The last match

Gracie Kruep, Staff Photographer

February 1, 2017


Filed under Galleries, Girls Basketball, Move, Winter Sports

 The freshman girls basketball team ended it’s season with one of their closest games yet, but the Lady Spartans still lost 23-20, putting in their best effort. The Lady Spartans didn’t start out the strongest in the beginning of the season, only achieving one win against the other freshman tea...

Winning against West

Winning against West

Gracie Kruep and Staff photographer

January 30, 2017


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

The girls basketball team was hosted by the Fort Zumwalt West Jaguars on Jan. 20. The Spartans fought hard, while avoiding a rowdy student section and a tough Zumwalt West team. The Spartans came out on top 56-32, being a close game most of the time, expanding the small gap between points in the four...

Almost back-to-back champs

Almost back-to-back champs

Bryce Lee, Reporter

January 20, 2017


Filed under Girls Basketball, Move

On Jan. 12, the girls varsity basketball team played against Warrenton High School at FHC and loss with the score ending with Warrenton 49 and FHC 41. Going into the start of the game, the Spartans had recently won first place in the Warrenton tournament which boosted the team's expectations ...

Freshman girls earn first victory

Freshman girls earn first victory

Haley Karlas, Staff Photographer

January 5, 2017


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

On the Monday night of Dec 12, the freshman girls basketball team took on North in what was a successful night for the Lady Spartans.  The girls celebrated their first win of the season.  

Too hyped for senior night

Too hyped for senior night

Morgan West, Photographer

March 15, 2016


Filed under 2015-16 Issues, Galleries, Girls Basketball, Move, Move, Publications, Winter Sports

On Friday, Feb. 26, the varsity girls basketball faced off against Howell, taking a loss of 63-22 The stands were filled, the students were rowdy, and the area buzzing with activity. Before and during the game, Spartans cheered and sang encouragement to the team, everyone rising and some jumping to th...

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