Thursday, May 9, 2013
Danny Hughey and Garrett Halbach have signed to play soccer at Southwestern Illinois College.
Two Seckman High School athletes have signed to play sports in Illinois next year. Danny Hughey and Garrett Halbach signed letters of intent to play for the Southwestern Illinois College Blue Storm men's soccer team. Halbach is a 2012 graduate of Seckman, according to a news release from the college. Congrats to both athletes! See which area students have also signed on for college play:
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Collin Edwards has signed to play baseball at Wabash Valley College.
A Seckman High School senior has signed to play sports in Indiana next year. Collin Edwards has signed to play baseball at Wabash Valley College in Mt. Carmel, Ind. Congrats, Collin!
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
"Were going to get them - sooner rather than later," Critchlow said. "I'm just hoping it's not our children who are responsible."
Maintenance crews spent a good portion of Tuesday cleaning up graffiti that vandals left behind at Seckman High School. A janitor who came in early Tuesday discovered "Fox 2013" and profanities spray painted on school's exterior building walls and doors, vehicles and the school's new football and baseball fields. Dianne Critchlow, Fox School District Superintendent, told Patch she was disheartened by the incident. She's hoping video surveillance tapes from the high school will help Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies crack the case. "Were going to get them - sooner rather than later," Critchlow said. "I'm just hoping it's not our children who are responsible." Critchlow said a similar, small-scale incident occurred at Seckman a few years …
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
The school and new athletic fields were tagged with "Fox 2013" and other words of profanity.
The Jefferson County Sheriff's Department is investigating a graffiti incident at Seckman High School that likely occurred overnight Monday, our partners at FOX2 report. A janitor who came in early Tuesday discovered profanity and "Fox 2013" spray painted on building walls and doors, vehicles, as well as the school's new football and baseball fields, according to the report. Authorities will review the school's security cameras. Anyone with information on the incident is urged to call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office tipline at 636-797-5515. Subscribe to our free daily newsletter to receive updates on this story. Do you think this was a case of a school rivalry gone wrong?
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Danny Hughey has signed to play soccer at Southwestern Illinois College, and Cody Tolliver has signed to play football at Lindenwood University at Belleville.
Two seniors at Seckman High School have signed to play sports at area colleges. Danny Hughey has signed to play soccer at Southwestern Illinois College, and Cody Tolliver has signed to play football at Lindenwood University at Belleville. Congrats to both athletes!
Thursday, April 4, 2013
Bench players for Seckman helped squash a late rally from Northwest, but they were able to do it off of the field, the St. Louis-Post Dispatch reports.
Brad Hagedorn, coach of the Seckman Jaguars baseball team, is crediting his bench players in a big win over Northwest on Tuesday. As Northwest fought to erase a deficit in the sixth inning, Seckman's bench players assisted centerfielder Thomas Estopare in a key moment, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. After catching a line drive, Estopare fired a throw to third base to pick off a Northwest player that left the bag too early, the newspaper reports. The bench had been shouting for Estopare to pick the runner off. The full game story, including stats and quotes, is available on the St. Louis Post-Dispatch website. For more Seckman news on Arnold Patch, please see the following articles:
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
The teams ended up in 20th and 21st place respectively, an excellent start with their first year competing and achieving State recognition.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Zach Martin is headed to Marshall, MO, to play for Missouri Valley College.
A senior at Seckman High School will continue his football career in college next year. Zach Martin has signed his letter of intent to play for Missouri Valley College, said Brad Duncan, athletic director of Seckman, via email on Tuesday. Martin joins four other Seckman athletes who have signed with colleges so far. Martin, standing at 6-foot-2 and 230-pounds, played tight end and linebacker for the Seckman Jaguars last season. Missouri Valley College is a private, four-year liberal arts college in Marshall, MO. It's affiliated with the Presbyterian Church. The Jaguars went 2-8 during their 2012 campaign. For more school news on Arnold Patch, please see the following articles:
The senior at Seckman High School will run cross country and compete in track.
A senior at Seckman High School who runs cross country and competes in track will continue her athletic career at Southwest Baptist University. Katelyn Evans is a state qualifier in cross country and has earned district and regional qualification in track, said Brad Duncan, athletic director of Seckman, via email on Tuesday. We first reported on Evans' decision on Feb. 13, when three other Seckman athletes also signed with colleges. Zach Martin, a senior football player, has since signed with Missouri Valley College. Evans placed fourth in the steeple chase event at the AAU Junior Olympics National Championships last summer, Duncan said. Southwest Baptist University is an NCAA Division II university that competes in the Mid-America …
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Four Seckman seniors have committed to play sports at the college level.
Four Seckman High School athletes have officially confirmed their college choices. Last Wednesday was the first day seniors involved with football, soccer and other sports could sign letters of intent to play at the college level. Here is the list of students, the college they plan to attend and their sport: