The Viking Insider
Your Weekly Howell Activities E-Magazine
Wrestling Wins District Championship; 9 Qualify For State Tournament
Howell hosted the Class 4 District 2 Wrestling Tournament on Friday and Saturday and our Vikings brought home the District Championship. Not only was it a great day for the team but Howell also qualified nine wrestlers for the State Tournament this coming week at Mizzou Arena. Below you can find the final results for our State Qualifiers as well as an article from STL Today. Good luck to all of our State Qualifiers this coming weekend!
106 - JT Roberts (22-16) placed 3rd and scored 16.00 team points.
113 - Josh Kyle (35-11) placed 1st and scored 26.00 team points.
138 - Robert Saunders (22-18) placed 3rd and scored 18.00 team points.
152 - Peter Enos (45-2) placed 1st and scored 24.00 team points.
170 - Geoffrey Seebeck (29-20) placed 4th and scored 9.00 team points.
182 - Dylan Fridrich (27-16) placed 4th and scored 9.00 team points.
195 - Jack Flynn (43-0) placed 1st and scored 26.00 team points.
220 - Nathan Odonohue (33-10) placed 2nd and scored 20.00 team points.
285 - Ryan Skillington (38-11) placed 3rd and scored 16.00 team points.
Girls Swim Wins GAC Chapionship; Qualifies 9 For State
Click the link above to read the STL Today article on our Howell Girls Swimmers
Howell Student-Athlete Signings Reach 36; Nearly 200 In Past 4 Years
The student-athletes in the Class of 2018 are making their mark both in the classroom and in their activities and sports. So far this year, 36 student-athletes have signed to further their education and sport at the college level. This group of 36 students have not only had success in their sport but also in the classroom as well where they hold a cumulative 3.6 GPA over the course of their high school career. The class of 2018 currently has 45% of it's student-athletes that have signed to further their education and sport at the college level. This far surpasses the national average of just 7.4%. Over the course of the past four years Howell has had nearly 200 students go on to further their education and activity/sport at the college level which marks over 26% of it's senior participants. Congratulations to our student-athletes below on signing to further their education and sport at the college level. You can also find pictures of our soccer and football student-athletes from their signing day this past Wednesday.
2018 College Bound Student-Athletes (As of 2/11/18)
Zach Hunsicker - Baseball - Central Florida - NCAA DI
Evan Ostermeyer - Baseball - Lewis & Clark Community College - JUCO
Lexi Pellegrini - Basketball - Missouri Valley - NAIA
Tionne Taylor - Basketball - McKendree University - NCAA DII
Erin Gilbert - Cross Country/Track - University of Memphis - NCAA DI
Anthony Giacalone - Cross Country/Track - Northwood University - NCAA DII
Gabe Schneider - Football - Culver Stockton - NAIA
Jonny Krone - Football - University of Dayton - NCAA DI
Andrew Funk - Football - Washburn - NCAA DII
Aaron Lewis - Football - Benedictine College - NAIA
Kyle Siebenshuh - Football - Illinois College - NCAA DIII
Tabitha Gossen - Lacrosse - Lindenwood Belleville - NAIA
Ian Olenski - Lacrosse - Missouri Baptist University - NAIA
Patrick Gallagher - Lacrosse - Missouri State University - NCAA DI
Joel Niedringhaus - Lacrosse - Missouri State University - NCAA DI
Derek Suiter - Lacrosse - Missouri State University - NCAA DI
Josie Volk - Row - Harvard University - NCAA DI
Kristen Epperly - Soccer - University of St. Thomas - NCAA DIII
Caden Castello - Soccer - Columbia College - NAIA
Will Clayton - Soccer - Truman State University - NCAA DII
Natalie Jostes - Soccer - Southern Indiana University - NCAA DII
Morgan Ebert - Soccer - University of North Alabama - NCAA DI
Jake Totty - Soccer - Knox College - NCAA DIII
Hope Limoges - SoccerMillikin University - NCAA DIII
Alex Eyler - Soccer - University of Evansville - NCAA DI
Emilee Rooney - Softball - Iowa Wesleyan - NCAA DIII
Whitney Boschert - Softball - McKendree University - NCAA DII
Marissa Guenther - Softball - Missouri Western State University - NCAA DII
Lexi Wallner - Softball - Westminster College - NCAA DIII
Emma Brabam - Swim - Truman State University - NCAA DII
Madison Nguyen - Swim - Truman State University - NCAA DII
Taylor Litteken - Volleyball - Southern Indiana University - NCAA DI
Alexa Brugere - Volleyball - Tennessee Tech University - NCAA DI
Makenzie Thoman - Volleyball - Henderson State University - NCAA DII
Jack Flynn - Wrestling - University of Missouri - NCAA DI
Winterguard & Drumline Kick Off Season At Edwardsville
Jeff Graflage Wins Skills USA Competition.
Girls Basketball Earns #1 Seed In District Tournament
Boys Basketball Earns #1 Seed In District Tournament
DECA Qualifies 35 For State Competition
FBLA Has 17 Qualify For State Competition
FBLA State Qualifiers
Haley Akihiro, Sophia Arico, Mary Bellm, Sarah Bellm, Danny Clawson, Jess Fisher, Anthony Giacalone, Ben Hahs, Madison Hewston, Sarah Hicks, Chuck Howard, Peter Liu, Sammie Markus, Courtney Marx, Daniel Maurer, Lily Ramsay, Sarah Reider.
Quill & Scroll Recognizes Howell Yearbook Staff
Autumn Schrameyer (class of 2017), Clubs & Organization Category: Art Club
Jamesia Henderson, (class of 2017), Photo Illustration Category: Add it to My List
Hannah Somheil (class of 2018) Sports Category: Racing for Success
Hannah Chisnell (class of 2018) Student Life Category: Spirit Week
Boys C Team Wins GAC Tournament Championship
Girls Basketball C Team Wins GAC Tournament
Will Clayton Earns Sporting STL Goal Of The Year Award
(Photo courtesy of @sportingstl)
Spring Meet the Coaches Set For February 15th
The spring season "Meet the Coaches" has been set for February 15th. Eligibility paperwork turn in will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the high school commons with the meeting portion of the evening beginning at 6:00 p.m. All eligibility paperwork must be complete to be turned in. All students participating in a spring MSHSAA sponsored activity must have this completed prior to the first day on February 26th. It is recommended that all paperwork be turned in at the "Meet the Coaches" event on February 15th. To ensure participation on February 26th all fully complete paperwork must be turned in no later than February 23rd at noon. A link to all eligibility paperwork can be found below.
Meet The Coaches - February 15th
5:30-6:00 pm - Eligibility Paperwork Turn In
6:00-6:20 pm - Presentation By Activities Director Sean Erwin (Only those that did not attend the fall or winter Meet the Coaches need to attend this portion)
6:20-6:45 pm - Team Breakout Sessions (All spring student-athletes must attend)
Howell of Fame Nominations Now Open
Apply Now For The Trevor Joerling Scholarship
Why Does the District Need Proposition Learn?
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