Saturday, January 19, 2013
FHN girls pick up victory, while the boys are downed by Francis Howell Central.
Francis Howell North split a girls’ and boys’ doubleheader with Francis Howell Central Friday night as part of North’s first ever athletic Hall of Fame Night. In the girls’ contest, Francis Howell North claimed a 49-42 victory to improve to 8-8 on the season. In addition, the Knights are now 2-1 in the South Division of the Gateway Athletic Conference. North jumped out an 18-7 lead at the end of the first quarter. However, it was all Central in the second quarter, as the Spartans held the Knights scoreless to even things at 18 at the half. Even after 3 quarters, the game could have gone either way. The Knights held a 3-point lead going into the final quarter. The fourth proved to be pivotal as North outscored Central 16-12 for a 7-…
Sunday, February 19, 2012
Duchesne, Troy win boys' titles while St. Charles and Zumwalt West claim the girls' crowns.
District basketball playoffs kick off this week for teams in Gateway Athletic Conference. That means that the regular season, the one that begin way back in November, is over. After weeks of games and battles in gyms across St. Charles County, the regular season is done and new conference champions have been named. On the boys side Duchesne (North) and Troy (South) captured GAC titles. For the girls, St. Charles (North) and Fort Zumwalt West (South) will be hanging championship banners next year. Let's take a look at the final conference standings of the 2011-12 season.
Sunday, February 12, 2012
St. Charles County basketball teams are closing out the regular season this week.
Way back in November the high school basketball season began in earnest. Now, nearly three months later, teams across St. Charles County are gearing up for the last week of the regular season. Conference standings have taken shape—conference leaders around the County are just trying to wrap up titles this week. Let's take a look at the conference standings as the regular season winds down.