After three straight Valley championship titles, the No. 2 ranked Fresno Christian football team head into their championship match up with the No. 1 ranked Mission Prep Royals, Nov. 16. This game comes prior to a Central Section 8-Man league year in which the Eagles went 10-1 and the Royals went 11-0. The final result featured the Royals coming out on top with a 45-6 victory, Sept. 21.
Regardless of the outcome, the Orcutt game was the last home game of the football season, Nov. 9. Leadership set a Nuthouse theme of 'Frosted Football', and provided the snow via a snow machine and the basis for the wintry theme. After the Orcutt Spartans received the opening kickoff, they soon turned the ball over to Griffin Schmidt, '19, who made his first interception of the game. However, neither team scored until the eighth minute of the first quarter.
The Fresno Christian Eagles have gone through week one of the playoffs defeating Desert High, 57-0, at home, Nov. 2. This next upcoming game is against Orcutt Academy (San Luis Obispo), Nov. 9. This is the second time these two teams have faced off. In week eight, the Eagles and Spartans went head to head with the Eagles coming out on top, 45-27. Written by Richie Cortez
After a long summer of practice and games, the boys' varsity basketball team will try and make a deep playoff run. The Eagles finished last year with an overall record of 12-16 and 3-7 in league play. Written by John Monke.
Semi-finals: FC to host Orcutt Academy, Nov. 9 UPDATE: Nov. 8 -- A donor has generously volunteered to pay the entrance fee (ticket) for any FCS student who shows their Fresno Christian ID at the gate for the semi-final football game against Orcutt Academy, Nov. 9. Eagles football entered the post season with a 6-1 [...]
The campus girls tennis currently stands 9-1 overall and 6-3 in league play, led by coach Daniel Jessing. Senior team captains, Ashley Zamarripa and Alina Davila competed in a doubles match against teammates, Sarah Smith, '21, and Hannah Villines, '21, to win the doubles championship for their league. https://www.canva.com/design/DADBnAn0JYw/view For more on FC sports, visit [...]
The Fresno Christian lady Eagles have gone through the East Sierra Division with the leadership of coach Kit Maddox. The Eagles are 17-7-1 heading into playoffs. Playing the No. 8 seed Kerman, the Eagles head into playoffs as the No. 9 seed. https://www.canva.com/design/DADBnH8GY6c/view For more on FC sports, visit the Athletics section of The Feather [...]
The Fresno Christian Eagles have gone through the Central Sierra (8-Man) League with the leadership of head coach Russ Counts. The Eagles have a league record of 5-1 and 7-1 overall. With one more league game and last game of the season, the Eagles are heading into the last week ranked No. 8 in the [...]
One of the most common injuries that occurs to athletes in today's age is the concussion. According to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. “A concussion is an injury to the brain that results in temporary loss of normal brain function. It usually is caused by a blow to the head.”
With sweat on their brows, grunts of perseverance, and focus in their eyes, strength and conditioning students strive to be the athlete they imagined. Discovering the value of hard work, physical fitness, and a development of a healthy lifestyle, students discipline themselves everyday to reach their goals. Coach Michael Fuller is one of the high school and junior high P.E coaches at Fresno Christian. Coaching physical education along with strength and conditioning, he now helps lead the after-school FC barbell club. His favorite part of coaching is watching students to improve physically and mentally.