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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!

FHS Volleyball Earns Academic Distinction

The FHS volleyball program was recently recognized by MSHSAA for earning the Outstanding Academic Achievement Award.  To earn this distinction, teams must average a 3.4 overall GPA or higher.  The freshman team earned a 3.49 GPA, the varsity a 3.61.  Topping the three teams was the junior varsity team which earned a 3.71 GPA. Three […]

Tinnin Signs to Play Volleyball at McKendree

Alex Tinnin (12) recently signed a National Letter of Intent to play volleyball at McKendree University. Tinnin also plays basketball and tennis at FHS.

Three Tigers Make MHSVCA All-Regional Team

Alex Tinnin (12) and Bria Garmon (9) both were recently named to the MHSVCA All-Regional volleyball second team.  Their statistics have been mentioned in previous articles. In addition, Grace Lassing (10) was named to the honorable mention team.  Lassing had 16 service aces this season and played excellent defensively.  She had a 96.44 service receiving […]

Three Volleyball Tigers Named to All-Conference Team

Three Festus Tigers volleyball players were selected by conference coaches to the All-Conference team. Alex Tinnin (12) and Bria Garmon (9) were named to the first team.  Tinnin had 238 kills, 16 blocks, six service aces, and 298 digs for the season to close out an outstanding career.  Garmon had a great debut this season […]

Tinnin & Garmon Selected to the All-District Second Team

Alex Tinnin (12) and Bria Garmon (9) were both recently selected to the All-District second team. Tinnin closed out an outstanding career by collecting 238 kills this season which was second on the team.  She was also third on the team with 298 digs. Garmon had a stellar debut on varsity, leading the team with […]

Volleyball Tigers End Season With District Defeat to Windsor

The Festus volleyball squad ended its season Wednesday, losing in the district semifinal to Windsor, 25-16, 25-18 at Park Hills Central High School.  The Tigers finished the year with a 16-15-1 record. “We improved tremendously from the beginning of the season,” said head coach Karen Biehle.  “We were a very competitive team against several ranked teams.” […]

Varsity Volleyball Advances in District Tournament

The Festus volleyball team defeated Park Hills Central, 25-16, 25-18 to advance in the Class 3, District 2 tournament. Head coach Karen Biehle noted there were a couple of keys to the victory.  “We really attacked the ball offensively and played outstanding defense in the back row.” Emily Werner (11) had seven kills to lead […]

Varsity Volleyball Closes Out Regular Season With Tough Loss to St. Pius

The Festus varsity volleyball team fought hard against the #1 ranked Class 2A St. Pius Lancers Thursday night, but fell short, losing in two games, 16-25, 18-25.  The loss drops the Tigers’ record to 15-14-1 on the season. The game was the final tune-up before the district tournament which begins on Monday.  The Tigers started […]

JV Volleyball Closes Out Home Season With Big Win Over St. Pius

The Festus JV volleyball team ended the home portion of its season on a very positive note, defeating the St. Pius Lancers 25-16, 21-25, 25-13 Thursday evening.  The win moves the Tigers to 10-9-1 on the season.  Festus finished 6-3 in the conference. The first set of the match saw Festus play an excellent game. […]

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