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CHS men’s basketball team is back on track after defeating Ben Davis

Jess Canaley | January 29, 2019

After a close loss to Brownsburg the week before, the CHS men’s basketball team came out with a win against Ben Davis with a score of 49-39. Head coach Ryan Osborn said with games that take place in the midst of a long season, it can be hard to stay focused in practices and during games long enough to end up on top. “We hit the midseason point and you feel like you’re playing well, and so you...

Uday Lomada and Victoria Nopporn | January 24, 2019

Flipping Between Sports: Cheerleading, diving teams use similar  skills; CHS athletes participate in both

January 24, 2019

Sophomore Jenna Springirth takes a deep breath and then flips through the air. The water folds around her as she finishes her perfectly executed dive. Springirth is a member of this year’s women’s swimming and diving team, but she is also a member of the varsity competition cheerleading squad.  At first glance, diving and cheerleading do not seem like comparable sports. However, the skills required...

Keepin’ it Cool: Athletes, coaches explain decline of bad sportsmanship, reasons behind it

Jess Canaley | January 24, 2019

Trash talking has long been a part of sports culture. However now, trash talking, especially in the sports world, seems to be decreasing. Ryan Osborn, head coach of the men’s basketball team, has been around the sport for almost his whole life. In his experience of playing the game and through his 10 years of coaching, Osborn said trash talk— insulting or boastful speech intended to demoralize,...

Caleb Shaffer | January 10, 2019

The Carmel Greyhounds girls basketball team is preparing to face the Anderson Indians tonight in their fifth straight road game of the season. The Greyhounds lost last Friday against the Center Grove Trojans by a score of 48-34, and followed that game up with a win against the Fort Wayne South Side Archers 67-49. Greyhounds head coach Erin Trimpe said the win against the Archers was a good win after...

The boy’s swim team prepares for their meet against Homestead and Zionsville.

Sameen Siddiqui | December 20, 2018

According to Head Coach Chris Plumb, the men’s swimming team is preparing for its upcoming meet on Dec. 27 against Homestead and Zionsville at home. Swimmer and senior Andrew Rafalko said, “The season so far has been going well. We’ve won both of our high school dual meets and everyone swam their mid-season meet and since we just finished our mid-season meets we’re getting back up in training...