• 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...

Time’s up (for the girls’ swim team)

Time’s up (for the girls’ swim team)

February 22, 2017


Filed under Girls Swimming, Move, Winter Sports

When freshman Mariah Javier was at the state meet on Saturday, she only had another diver senior Emma Campbell with her. Her coach and the rest of her team weren’t with her. It’s her first year going to state, being on the team, and attending high school. While the team wasn’t there physical...

Spartan Swim And Dive Send Off Their Seniors

Ashley Gault, Photographer

February 16, 2017


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

The Lady Spartans swim and dive faced St. Charles West for their senior night, sent off 7 girls total. Monday Jan. 30th swimmers said their goodbyes to Carli Buchanan, Jhoerrence Inaclang, Aubrey Maxwell, Reily Newton, Nicole Webb and Emma Wolf, while divers bid their farewell to Emma Campbell. It was an em...

Winding down

Winding down

Liz Baker, Staff reporter

February 9, 2017


Filed under Girls Swimming, Move, Showcase, Winter Sports

d*Please note this story only includes what happened on the first day of GAC’s* When the team entered the GAC meet, they weren’t exactly certain of what would happen. The outcome of the meet was pleasant, though; eight of the girls qualified for the second day, including freshman Mariah Javier. ...

Swimming to success

Swimming to success

Connor Crites, Staff Photographer

February 7, 2017


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

Girls varsity swimming went up against FZE, and pulled out a close 94-92 victory. It was an adrenaline-rushing meet, with many first place titles going to Central swimmers. Some notable mentions were freshman Mariah Javier, winning the diving portion, and senior Carli Buchanan, with the 50 free. “I feel l...

Seniors make a splash

Seniors make a splash

Jessica Fults, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2017


Filed under Girls Swimming

After the meet on Monday against SCW, the girl’s swim team came away with a win, but their focus wasn’t just on the water. Carli Buchanan was among the seniors to experience Senior night, an emotional, yet fun, event for the seniors who are leaving the team. “So we had the awards for senior...

Serious Improvement

Serious Improvement

Jessica Fults and Liz Baker

January 26, 2017


Filed under Girls Swimming

While the girls’ swim team has several new members on the team this year, they aren’t letting it hold them back from trying their hardest. The team is blending and working together more as the season goes on but there are only 3 weeks left in the season before the MSHSAA State Championship meet...

Swimming their way to State

Swimming their way to State

Morgan West, Photographer

January 20, 2017


Filed under Galleries, Girls Swimming, Move, Winter Sports

On Jan. 17, the varsity girls swimming team raced alongside Lutheran and Saint Dominic in the bright blue waves of the Rec-Plex. Happy to get in the water and away from the chill of the room, the Lady Spartans huddled together while cheering on the team mates that they regard as family. Of the cl...

Swimming up

Swimming up

Jessica Fults and Liz Baker

January 14, 2017


Filed under Girls Swimming, Showcase

Despite entering the meet, not expecting much, the girls swim and dive team, started off winning against 3 of Fort Zumwalt North’s divers. This lifted team spirits, which continued to rise throughout the duration of the meet. Swimmers such as Junior Mckenna Starich clearly saw the change in perspec...

Dropping Off

Dropping Off

Liz Baker and Jessica Fults

December 16, 2016


Filed under Girls Swimming

Dropping off time is the goal this season for many girls’ swimmers, including juniors Jensen Schetter and Elizabeth Skelly. Shedding those few seconds can mean the difference between placing in the top three and not placing in an event at all.   Senior Nicole Webb has shaved 14 seconds off ...

Diving in

Diving in

Jessica Fults and Liz Baker

November 17, 2016


Filed under Girls Swimming, Uncategorized

The girls swim and dive team is currently preparing for the upcoming season which starts with their first meet on Dec. 3. Senior team captains, Carli Buchanan and Aubrey Maxwell, are excited for the new season. “I’m excited for the all new people we have joining; we have more new people than re...

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