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FHS Students Recognized as “Character Athletes”

Recently, five FHS student-athletes were recognized as “Character Athletes.”  In a ceremony in Perryville, Brock Lambert (basketball), Lexi Cooper (volleyball), Claire Werner (volleyball), Emily Werner (volleyball), and Breanna Patek (softball) were honored and presented with plaques for showing good sportsmanship and character.  Congratulations!

Jordan Oetting Featured Twice in St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Festus High School senior Jordan Oetting was recently featured twice in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.  You can access both stories by following the links listed below. Oetting Signs Soccer NLI With Purdue Oetting Combines Athletic & Academic Excellence

Three FHS Softball Players Recognized as Academic All-State

Four Festus varsity softball players qualified as academic all-state members for this past fall.  The Missouri State Fast-Pitch Softball Coaches Association is the sponsoring organization for this award. Sara Hoffman (11), Jordan Oetting (12), and Cailey McFadden (10) were the Festus athletes recognized for this accomplishment.   Athletes must meet several qualifications including a GPA over 3.5 […]

Baseball/Softball Booster Club Fundraiser on January 18

The Festus Baseball/Softball Booster Club is having a fundraiser on January 18 at The Pasta House.  Please be sure to take the flyer with you.  You can access the flyer below.

More Softball Honors for the Tigers

Festus Tigers softball players continue to be honored on post-season teams. The all-district team was selected and several Tigers players were placed on both the first team and second teams. First team honorees included Cailey McFadden (10), Jordan Oetting (12), Sara Hoffman (11) and Abby Rickermann (9).  Named to the second team were Renee Lemons […]

Eight Softball Players Honored on All-Conference Team

Festus Tigers softball was well represented on the 2016 All-Conference team, recently chosen by conference coaches. Three Tigers were selected for the first team.  Cailey McFadden (10) was tabbed as a first-team pitcher.  McFadden was a workhorse, appearing in 18 games and pitching 96 innings.  She won eight games and struck out 88 while walking […]

Jordan Oetting Named Wendy’s High School Heisman Winner

Jordan Oetting was selected as this year’s Wendy’s High School Heisman recipient from Festus High School. Here is the official press release: ..

Softball Tigers End Season with 9-1 Loss to Union

The Festus Tigers ended their season Wednesday as they lost a 9-1 decision to the Union Wildcats in the sectional game of the 2016 softball state tournament. The loss ended the Tigers’ season with an impressive record of 19-8.  Festus was a very young squad this season with only three seniors on the roster. Wednesday’s […]

Tigers Softball Produces Unpredicatable Comeback for a District Title

There’s a cliche in sports when two teams battle through a difficult contest that states, “it’s a shame either team had to lose.”  No doubt many spectators at Friday’s softball District 3 championship game at Notre Dame High School in St. Louis left with those words on their lips.  In a final that featured two […]

Festus Softball Featured in St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Festus softball team’s victory over DuBourg yesterday was featured in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Please click the link for the story: Tigers Defeat Bishop DuBourg

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