Kole Mathison, junior and varsity cross-country runner, breaks school 5K record

Maggie Meyer | October 22, 2021

Did you go into the race knowing you wanted to break the CHS record? I did not think I was going to run a fast time at all. I did not think I was going to (get a) personal record, because it was a very hot and humid morning and it is a tough course as well. I really was not expecting it but I think the competition was there and so (my performance) formed into the school record. Have you done any...

Athletes, coaches ponder benefits of verbally committing to colleges before officially signing

Rohan Mahesh | October 22, 2021

Ella Ohrvall, varsity softball player and senior, started her softball career when she was just 6 years old. Last year, when she was a junior, she verbally committed to play at DePauw University. She said she plans to sign her official National Letter of Intent (NLI) next month. Ohrvall said the process to verbally commit was pretty straightforward. “You start talking to the coaches via email...

Men’s cross country to compete in Sectional on Oct. 9

Saahas Kandru | October 5, 2021

The men’s cross-country team will compete in the Sectional in Noblesville on Oct. 9. If the team advances they will compete in the Regional on Oct. 16. Lucas Lemme, cross-country runner and senior, said he is trying to maintain the same process he has been doing the whole year to try and get the team to the next level. “Consistency is key, so not a whole lot is gonna change this week in terms...

Varsity women’s soccer team to begin postseason with Sectional game against Guerin on Oct. 6

Austin Guo | October 1, 2021

The varsity women’s soccer team will begin its postseason on Oct. 6 with a Sectional game against Guerin on Oct. 6 at 5:30 p.m. If the team wins, it will then face the winner of North Central vs. Pike on Oct. 7 at 7:30 p.m. The Sectional Championship will be on Oct. 9. All games will be played at Murray Stadium. The team wrapped up the regular season with a 5-1 win against Westfield on Sept. 27,...

Women’s golf team to compete in IHSAA State Final October 1-2

Alivia Romaniuk | October 1, 2021

The women’s golf team will compete in the IHSAA State Final on October 1-2 at the Prairie View Golf Club. According to assistant coach Dan Patane, 15 teams and 25 individuals will compete. Ava Nguyen, member of the women’s golf team and senior, said she was excited to experience the atmosphere of the State Final. “During this time, the team is focused but also supportive of one another...

Varsity football players keep same game mindset despite bigger Homecoming crowds

Maggie Meyer | September 23, 2021

The Homecoming football game is arguably the biggest football game of the year. Athletics Director Jim Inskeep said via email, “Historically (the Homecoming game has) 25% or more attendance from students over other home games. Typically, the Homecoming game (has) the largest attendance of each season.” However, Zach Osborne, quarterback and senior, said the larger crowd does not affect him and...