The Students News Site of Francis Howell High School

FHHS Today

The Students News Site of Francis Howell High School

FHHS Today

The Students News Site of Francis Howell High School

FHHS Today

Freshman Lacey Oberg performs at the MCCGA Francis Howell tournament, Feb. 7.

Winter guard takes 1st in WGI finals

Taylor Mallett, Staff Writer/Photographer March 18, 2024

March 9, Winter Guard traveled to Bellevue, Nebraska, to compete in the Winter Guard International competition hosted at Bellevue East High School. They took first in both Prelims and Finals in the Scholastic...

Howell hosts 27th annual Kyle Thrasher Memorial Tournament

Howell hosts 27th annual Kyle Thrasher Memorial Tournament

Taylor Mallett, Staff Writer/Photographer February 8, 2024

On January 26-27, the boys’ wrestling team participated in the biggest wrestling tournament in the state of Missouri, the Kyle Thrasher Memorial Tournament. FHHS hosted the competition and put a lot...

Tangerine team takes the win at Powder Puff

ZeRuiah Smith, Staff Writer/Photographer February 5, 2024

Friday, Sept 29, the Viking stadium was filled with students ready to cheer on their peers at the annual Powder Puff game. Twelve teams all gathered on the field to engage in a friendly but fierce game...

Varsity Softball State Champions

Emily Morisaki, Staff Writer/Photographer February 5, 2024

On Friday, Oct. 27 varsity softball made school history by winning the Class 5 State Championship game against the Blue Springs South Jaguars. The Vikings shutout the Jaguars, scoring eight runs and allowing...

Boys Cross Country Takes on Rim Rock

Avery Smith, Journalism 1 November 8, 2023

The boys Cross Country team competed in the prestigious Rim Rock meet Sept. 23. This meet includes competition from all over the country, bringing hundreds of competitors to Kansas.  “It's very big...

Girls Cross Country Places 5th at District Meet

Katelyn Parris, Journalism 1 November 2, 2023

Varsity Cross Country competed at districts Oct. 29  and placed 5th as a team, narrowly missing a team bid to state. “It [districts] went really well. We had three girls make it to state. We didn’t...

Senior Brooke Lewis at the GAC Viking Challenge against Rock Bridge, Oct. 4.

Varsity Girls Golf finishes third at state

Parker Nordgaarden, Staff Writer/Photographer November 1, 2023

Over fall break on Oct. 16-17, girls varsity golf traveled to Silo Ridge Country Club in Bolivar, Missouri to compete in the MSHSAA State Championship after qualifying as a team in the district championship....

Varsity Boys’ Swim Prepares for GAC Championship

Malavika Biju, Journalism 1 October 27, 2023

The varsity boys swim team is gearing up for the GAC conference meet, which they have won 5 years in a row. Attendees of this meet span the St. Louis metropolitan area, including Timberland, Francis Howell...

Returning football champions lose two games in a row, recover to 7-2 record

Eva Williams, Journalism 1 October 26, 2023

The undefeated 2022 football state champions lost 2 games in a row during the beginning of their 2023 season. As of Oct. 26, the team is 7-2. “I think it just came down to just experience. We have...

Varsity Volleyball unites, gears up for districts

Abraham Tebeau, Journalism I Writer October 13, 2023

Girls varsity volleyball (24-7-1) is preparing for districts, which start Oct. 17. The team is seeded no. 1. “I think if we work hard, we have a shot. It's obviously a very tough road. There's a lot...

Varsity Girls Volleyball Ends 11 Game Winstreak

Ali Thuet, Staff Writer/Photographer October 12, 2023

Varsity girls volleyball ended their 11-game win streak after losing to Eureka on the second day of the Gateway Match-Up at Oakville High School on Sept. 23. This makes their record 18-7-1 as of Sept....

Varsity softball welcomes new coach, prepares for post season

Maria Salem, Journalism I Writer October 11, 2023

Varsity softball (22-6) has finished its first regular season with new coach, alumna Lexi Romeril. “I feel like it's been a pretty good season. We’re trying to figure out the groove with a new coach...

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