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Josh Kyle Wins National Championship
On Saturday Josh Kyle became the fifth Viking wrestler in the history of Francis Howell to win a National Championship. Josh competed this weekend in the Flo Nationals/UWW Junior Freestyle's in Indiana, Pennsylvania. Josh won the national tournament that attracts the top wrestlers from across the country. Josh now joins an elite group of Viking Wrestlers that have won National Championships. This list of wrestlers includes Howell alums Connor Flynn , Jack Flynn, Sammie Henson, & Tim Kephart! Congratulations to Josh Kyle on this great accomplishment!
2019 Signing Class Continues To Grow, 33 Recognized During Signing Day Ceremony
This past Wednesday the Activities Department celebrated it's student-participants that have made the decision to further their education and activity/sport at the college level. Over the course of the past four years Howell has had over 250 students go on to further their education and sport at the college level. Francis Howell High School ranks among the nations best in regards to students going on to further their education and activity/sport at the college level. The group fo 33 recognized on Wednesday have also excelled in the classroom where they have held a cumulative GPA of 3.45 over the course of their high school career.
You can view an article about our current signees by clicking the link below and may also have the name and destination of all of our current 33 signees. Congratulations to these young men and women on a great accomplishment!
FHSD Article - https://t.co/yanYSRtYYL
Student-Athlete - Sport - College/University - Level
Brandon Ulm - Baseball - St. Louis Community College - JUCO
Daniel Fick - Baseball - St. Charles Community College - JUCO
Antwoine Patton - Baseball - Lindenwood University - Belleville - NAIA
Evan Howse - Baseball - University of Central Missouri - NCAA DII
Chris Dansberry - Baseball - Lindenwood University - NCAA DII
Johnathan Coles - Baseball - Drury University - NCAA DII
Levi Masloski - Baseball - Greenville University - NCAA DIII
Micah Huwe - Basketball - Illinois College - NCAA DIII
Chloe Figgins - Cross Country/Track - University of Memphis - NCAA DI
Jacob Boushelle - Cross Country/Track - Maryville University - NCAA DII
Matthew Simmons - Football - Washburn University - NCAA DII
Doug Becker - Football - Greenville University - NCAA DIII
Beta Vondera - Golf - Missouri Baptist University - NAIA
Danielle Robinson - Lacrosse - Quincy University - NCAA DII
Chase Parker - Lacrosse - Transylvania University - NCAA DIII
Jo Cruz - Soccer - St. Charles Community College - JUCO
Matt Peters - Soccer - Missouri Baptist University - NAIA
Jared Cessac - Soccer Missouri Baptist University - NAIA
Patrick Schulte - Soccer - St. Louis University - NCAA DI
Devin Griffith - Soccer - William Jewell College - NCAA DII
Tommy Naumann - Soccer - University of Missouri - St. Louis - NCAA DII
Brady Glon - Soccer - University of Missouri - St. Louis - NCAA DII
Jonah Bridges - Soccer - Truman State University - NCAA DII
Ryan Olwig - Soccer - University of Southern Indiana - NCAA DII
Caleb Saldaña - Soccer - Illinois College - NCAA DIII
Natalie Jackson - Soccer - Southeast Missouri State University - NCAA DI
Lexi Porchia - Soccer - Quincy University - NCAA DII
Kristen Graser - Soccer - Columbia College - NAIA
Emily Eberwine - Softball - Truman State University - NCAA DII
Callie Unrein - Softball - Truman State University - NCAA DII
Kennidy Shirey - Tennis - Truman State University - NCAA DII
Lauren Holsclaw - Volleyball - St. Louis Community College - JUCO
Gail Nichols - Volleyball - Drury University - NCAA DII
Boys Golf Raises $3,170 For Siteman Cancer Center
The Francis Howell Boy's Golf program hosted a golf charity match this past week. The charity match raised $3,170 for the Siteman Cancer Center. Through the support of the Howell Family and local businesses a raffle basket worth over $2000 was created for the event and raffled off following the match. Thank you to those that helped to support this great cause and to our golf program for helping to raise $3,170 for a great cause!
Girls Lacrosse Extends Winning Streak To Four Games
Wrestling Program Earns Three All-Americans
Senior Golfers Have Last Home Match Of Season
Intensified Theatre Program To Present A Night Of One Acts
The Francis Howell High School Intensified Theatre Program proudly presents:
A Night of One Acts
The Trial by Franz Kafka is a dramatic comedy set in a dystopian future. Joseph K has been arrested but he has no idea for what? Can you figure out what his crime is in this fascinating story.
The Audition by Don Zolidis. Auditions for My Fair Lady are occurring. Come see the sometimes sad, sometimes hilarious events that come with auditioning for a play where everyone is trying to land that perfect part.
10 Ways to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse by Don Zolidis. Step One: Sacrifice the Weak. It’s the end of the world and Zombies are everywhere. Follow this handy and crazy guide to help you survive the next Zombie Apocalypse.
Please join us on Friday, April 26th at 7 p.m. for 3 exciting shows. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Tickets are $5 at the door. Come join in the fun!
FBLA Advances Five To Nationals
7th in Accounting
Ben Hahs & Gwyn Worobec
Hahs 9th in Political Science & Worobec 2nd in Political Science
2nd in Journalism
Cheer Tryout Meeting & Dates Announced
4/23-4/26 - Cheer Tryouts - Cheer tryouts for the 2019-20 season will take place April 23, 24, 25 and 26. Cheerleaders that are unable to make one or more of these dates due to competing at Cheer Worlds will have an additional tryout opportunity. All cheerleaders trying out must have a completes eligibility packet on file in the Activities Office prior to April 23rd. This eligibility packet includes having a physical dated after February 1st 2018. All eligibility paperwork can be found at this link - https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzQRUPP7fQ-WMG5kX2dxYXY4eUk/view?usp=sharing Those that do not have this paperwork turned and complete with all signatures by April 23rd will not be able to tryout until this paperwork is complete. Students can begin to turn all completed eligibility paperwork into the Activities Office now. The locations and times of tryouts can be found below.
4/23 – Aux Gym 5pm-9pm
4/23 - (Impact Testing Offered @ 3:45pm & 4:15pm in Learning Commons)
4/24 – Main Gym 5pm-9pm
4/25 – Aux Gym 5pm-9pm
4/26 – Main Gym 5pm-9pm
TBA – Cheer Parent Meeting & Fitting For Camp
VLA Starts "Saturday Celebration" Initiative
Howell Alum Flynn Wins Coaches Award From University Of Missouri
Howell Alum Signs To Play With Womens Premier Soccer League
Howell Summer Camps Available Online, Registration Begins May 1st
Are you interested in Howell Viking summer camps? You can visit www.fhvikingscamps.com to see a complete list of camps available for your current or future Viking. Dates and times for camps can be found online now. Beginning May 1st, you will be able to go online to sign up and pay for all of your camps in one location. The online format helps to streamline the process and allows you to sign up for multiple camps at one time while only filling out your information once!
New Nike Apparel Has Arrived, 20% While Quantities Last
2019-20 School Year Start Dates & Dead Periods Announced For MSHSAA Activities & Sports
The summer, fall, winter, and spring dead periods and starting dates for MSHSAA sponsored activities has been released for the 2019-20 school year. These dates can be found below. We hope that this information helps all Vikings and their families coordinate and prepare for the summer and sports seasons ahead during the 2019-20 school year.
Summer Dead Period (All MSHSAA Sponsored Activities) - June 29 - July 7, 2019
Fall Sports Dead Period (Fall Sports) - August 5 - August 11, 2019
Fall Sports Begin August 12, 2019
Winter Sports Dead Period (excluding girls swim) - October 27 - November 3, 2019
Winter Sports (excluding girls swim) begins November 4, 2019
Winter Sports Dead Period (Girls Swim) - November 3 - November 10, 2019
Girls Swim Begins November 11, 2019
Spring Sports Dead Period - February 23 - March 1, 2020
Spring Sports Begin March 2, 2020
Stay Connected With The Activities Department
There are many ways for Viking fans to stay informed and aware of everything going on at Howell. Below you can find several platforms to find information specific to the Howell Activities Department. Finding information and content on our activities, clubs and sports has never been easier!
Website & App – www.howellvikings.com
Instagram - FHVikings
Viking Insider (Weekly E-Magazine) Sign up at http://tinyurl.com/vikinginsider
Youtube Channel - https://tinyurl.com/VikingTube
Camp Website – www.fhvikingscamps.com
Activities Hotline- 636-851-4700 (Option 1)
Click the link above to find upcoming Howell games and events for Viking activities and sports.
Click the link above to view our new Activities Department website!
View flyers that pertain to FHHS and our community bly clicking the link above.