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Knights place third in 16th annual Midwest Classic baseball tournament

Knights place third in 16th annual Midwest Classic baseball tournament

April 1
Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Spring Sports

The varsity Knights baseball team competed in the 16th annual Midwest Classic Baseball tournament. The Knights started off the tournament on Monday, March 26 in their first pool play game against Hickman High School (1-1). Senior pitcher DJ Bills started the game and led the team to a shutout victory, 1...

Friday Knight Relays Preview

Friday Knight Relays Preview

March 30
Filed under Boys, Girls, Showcase, Spring Sports, Track and Field

On March 30, Friday Knight Relays  continue for the 18th year. At this event, a group of around 30 to 50 Track athletes from North are chosen to compete in 17 different types of track and field competitions against the top eight schools and runners in the state of Missouri. “Its probably the big...

FHN Track team gearing up for new season

FHN Track team gearing up for new season

March 13
Filed under Boys, Girls, Spring Sports, Track and Field

By Rodney Malone From this season for track and field you can expect a very strong and confident track team getting ready for the anticipated season. Track practice starts right after school and lasts till about 4:30 everyday. “Track and field practice is fun,” varsity hurdler, DJ Curtis said, “But practice can...

Baseball team preps for new season

Baseball team preps for new season

March 12
Filed under Baseball, Spring Sports

BY ARIEL KIRKPATRICK The Varsity Baseball team went to the district championships last year, but now the seniors are determined to start off the season good for their last year at FHN. “It’s my senior year,” second baseman Kevin Hanke said. “It’s probably going to be my last time play...

Three struggle through to Tennis Championships

Three struggle through to Tennis Championships

May 26
Filed under Boys Tennis, Spring Sports, Varsity

By Meghan Wood After a nail biting match against Francis Howell Junior Austin Haynes, Sophomore Robbie Nicolli qualified to move on to the Missouri State championships in Springfield, Friday, May 28. “I am really excited (about going to state).  It is a big step in my tennis career,” Nicolli said. N...

Sectional victory spurs Varsity Girls Soccer to quarterfinals

Sectional victory spurs Varsity Girls Soccer to quarterfinals

May 25
Filed under Girls Soccer, Spring Sports, Varsity

In a late evening game on Tuesday, May 24 the Varsity girls Soccer team beat Fort Zumwalt West 1-0 to solidify a win at sectionals. "It's a big deal because it's Olwig's first year coaching," Varsity senior Taylor Berra said. After the game winning first goal by Hali Long just 10 minutes into the...

District title secured as Knights down Vikings

May 23
Filed under Girls Soccer, Spring Sports, Varsity

By Kyle Schikore The Varsity girls Soccer team competed in the Class 3 District 7 title match on Friday May 20 at 6:00 p.m. against the Howell Vikings at Howell. The Knights won the game 2-1 in double overtime on a goal by Senior Kelsey Fouch. The team was down by a goal for most of the gam...

Knights look to take on CBC in the District Championship game

May 19
Filed under Baseball, Spring Sports

By Nicole Piatchek Friday May 20 the Varsity baseball team will be at Parkway Central playing against CBC in the District Championship game. Braxton Martinez will be pitching for the Knights. Though they played against CBC in the regular season and beat them with a final score of 12-2, the guys feel it would be very different playing them this...

Volpo battles back from inconvenient injury

Volpo battles back from inconvenient injury

May 11
Filed under Baseball, Spring Sports

Senior Chris Volpo positions himself at the pitchers mound as the batter makes their way to the plate, the catcher gives him his signal, and the game begins. Around this time last year, Volpo was in a car accident which caused him to shatter his tibia. This season he is battling back from the inju...

Rivalry: Undefeated JV Soccer team prepares for game against Troy

Rivalry: Undefeated JV Soccer team prepares for game against Troy

April 20
Filed under Girls Soccer, Junior Varsity, Spring Sports

Chelsie Hollis | Correspondent | April 20, 2011 The undefeated JV girls Soccer team prepares for their rivalry home game against Troy, Friday, April 21 at 4:15. “Last year we went into the game expecting a big win and we left with nothing but a tie,” sophomore sweeper, Christina Conley, said.  “We want to show Troy and ourselves what ...

Extra inning affair marks win No. 400 for Dunahue

April 17
Filed under Baseball, Spring Sports

The Varsity Baseball team played Fort Zumwalt West on April 16 at T.R. Hughes. The Knights beat the Jaguars 13-10 in the 8th inning. Not only was this another win to add to their record this year but it was Coach Bob Donahue’s 400th win. “ I enjoyed getting my 400th win. It was a representation of what the program has stood for from ‘86 to now, and it sh...

Rivals: Boys Volleyball to take on Spartans

April 14
Filed under Boys Volleyball, Spring Sports, Varsity

  Natasha Kozak | Contributor | April 14, 2011 Tonight, the Varsity boys Volleyball team will be playing the Francis Howell Central Spartans. The team is very confident about their rivalry game after spending the past few practices preparing for the match. They come into this game with a record ...

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