• 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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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...

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 ...

Wrestling team sounds final victory cry

Wrestling team sounds final victory cry

Garrett Allen, Staff reporter

February 23, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Winter Sports, Wrestling

The culmination of the wrestling team’s 2016-17 season ended with a resounding victory - half of those who qualified for state at the district tournament on the 11th went to Jefferson City last weekend and became all-state athletes - taking 5th, 4th, 3rd, and 2nd in their respective weight classes. ...

Wrestling team crushes districts

Wrestling team crushes districts

Veronica Zieman, Staff reporter

February 15, 2017


Filed under Move, Winter Sports, Wrestling

The wrestling team competed in districts last weekend and beat the odds by placing second in the tournament, despite the fact that the team wasn’t expected to place in the top three. Eight wrestlers will be competing for a state title this weekend. Senior Jackson Berck placed second for his 220lb weight class a...

Striving towards a state title

Striving towards a state title

Sydney Trendley, Staff reporter

February 8, 2017


Filed under Move, Winter Sports, Wrestling

The wrestling team is driven and ready for districts this weekend on Feb 11-12. Although the varsity team has been struggling this season with the recent suspension of a sophomore Devin Schwartzkopf, as well as the multiple injuries that key wrestlers have been overcoming, the team is striving for a distric...

Down, but not out

Down, but not out

Garrett Allen, Staff reporter

February 1, 2017


Filed under Move, Winter Sports, Wrestling

The varsity wrestling team’s decided defeat at Holt last Wednesday, coupled with Devin Schwarzkopf's absence from the team, has left the team determined to come back strong for state. A seemingly decisive loss (26-46), the tournament at Holt wasn’t all failure. Senior Jackson Berck came through to win...

Weighing the risks

Weighing the risks

Veronica Zieman, Staff reporter

January 26, 2017


Filed under Move, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Anyone who follows wrestling probably knows that it is very important that wrestlers meet their weight requirements. They will go to great lengths to cut their weight, sometimes drastically, so that they can compete.   People tend to associate losing weight with being healthy, but altering you...

Injuries strike FHC’s wrestling team

Injuries strike FHC’s wrestling team

Sydney Trendley, Staff reporter

January 19, 2017


Filed under Move, Showcase, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Ranked eighth in the nation, sophomore Devin Schwartzkopf lied on his back holding his stomach while wrestling rival Francis Howell on Dec. 21. As spectators anxiously watched the event unfold, trainers and coaches rushed to his side as the referee called a timeout. Although the trainers were reluctan...

Jackson Berck wins state

Jackson Berck wins state

Elisa Swanson, Entertain Editor

February 25, 2016


Filed under Move, Showcase, Winter Sports, Wrestling

This past weekend,  the wrestlers went to state and junior Jackson Berck won the state championship for the 195-pound weight class. Berck is the seventh student in school history to win a wrestling state championship. According to junior Dylan Gillette, Berck's win was a surprise well deserved. Berck’s ti...

Scoring a spot in semi finals

Scoring a spot in semi finals

Morgan West, Photographer

February 19, 2016


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

On a cold, late night, February 6, Spartans Hockey team arrived at the Rec Plex, ready to play quarter finals against Duchesne. Many Spartans filled up the stands to cheer the team on, celebrating each goal and applauding each save. Both teams desired a spot in semi finals, and the rink was rowdy, but the...

State-bound wrestlers place at Districts

State-bound wrestlers place at Districts

Mackenzie Morris, Staff reporter

February 17, 2016


Filed under Move, Winter Sports, Wrestling

This weekend, the FHC Varsity wrestlers competed against local schools at Francis Howell High School at the Wrestling District tournament. They competed Friday and Saturday wrestling as many as 4 times over the course of the two days. The team placed third and six of the boys are State bound with ...

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