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Winter Cheerleading to cheer at boys basketball away game on Feb. 9.

Winter Cheerleading to cheer at boys basketball away game on Feb. 9.

Kelly Traux

January 31, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The boys' basketball game will take place at Hamilton Southeastern High School on Feb. 9 at  7:30 p.m. In preparation for the game, the team worked on keeping a positive attitude both on and off the court. Cheerleader and junior Kimsey Kelley said, “We really focus on having a positive attitude on...

Women’s basketball preparing for game at Pike

Women’s basketball preparing for game at Pike

Satvik Kandru

January 31, 2018


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The CHS women’s basketball team is getting ready for the second straight away game. They remain with only one loss on the season and look strong prior to the postseason. Amy Dilk, varsity player and senior, said that her confidence in the team has grown as the season has transpired. “Most of u...

Home away from home: CHS hockey players discuss the common tradition of billeting and the extra edge it provides for college recruiting and competition

Home away from home: CHS hockey players discuss the common tradition of  billeting  and the extra edge it provides for college recruiting and competition

Satvik Kandru

January 25, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Hockey, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Winter Sports

Many sports like football or basketball have a path from club and high school teams to college and pro leagues. Ice hockey works a little differently. If an Ice Hockey player wants to pursue their dream at a higher level, they can choose to go to a hockey academy team, or a program they believe gives...

Diving in head first: CHS swimming and diving teams work together to bring home titles

Diving in head first: CHS swimming and diving teams work together to bring home titles

Ben Traylor, Reporter

January 25, 2018


Filed under Men's Swimming and Diving, Recent Sports, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Winter Sports, Women's Swimming and Diving

When students at this school envision members of the high school swimming and diving team, most associate them with athletes participating in one of the most elite programs in the nation. But what many don’t realize is the two sports - swimming and diving - haven’t always been paired up to compete...

Winter Well-Being : Students deal with the effects of Seasonal Affective Disorder while trying to manage school work, athletics.

Winter Well-Being : Students deal with the effects of Seasonal Affective Disorder while trying to manage school work, athletics.

Kelly Truax

January 12, 2018


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Not only do student athletes have to balance their time between their athletics and school work, but for those participating in winter athletics they have to deal with the common effects of Seasonal Affective Disorder, also known as SAD due to its negative effects on the brain. “Seasonal Affectiv...

Injured athletes follow an arduous process to fully recover, prevent future injuries

Injured athletes follow an arduous  process to fully recover, prevent future injuries

Kelly Truax

December 14, 2017


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS

At one school practice last November, Eddie Gill, basketball player and senior, took a fall that caused an injury that will keep him off of the court until the middle of January. “After we shot free throws, I was walking to the water fountain and I just took a step and my knee kind of gave out. ...

Teachers at CHS discuss their experiences in sports from childhood through adulthood

Teachers at CHS discuss their experiences  in sports from childhood through adulthood

Ben Traylor, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Winter Sports

When science teacher Drew Grimes laces up his skates before a hockey game at the Carmel Ice Skadium, stressors associated with teaching at school and dilemmas at home fade into an excitement for the matchup ahead. Grimes, along with other long-time friends in the league, have found new longevity by staying...

Custodians play an essential role in maintaining clean equipment for athletes

Custodians play an essential role in maintaining clean equipment for athletes

Caleb Shaffer

December 14, 2017


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS

The wrestling team practices Monday through Friday, and after every practices, the wrestling mats are usually covered with a lot of sweat, leaving many germs around the wrestling gym. According to wrestler and junior Joseph Steele, the practices can get very sweaty. He said, “A lot of the players s...

Blue cheer team to cheer at the men’s basketball home game on Dec. 15

Kelly Traux

December 11, 2017


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The game will start at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 15 in the varsity gym. The cheer team has been preparing for the match during practices. During practices, they work on their stunting and formations.     Kimsey Kelley, varsity cheerleader and junior, said that fans should come out because they help hype...

CHS JV Boys’ Basketball Team Prepares to Face Noblesville

CHS JV Boys’ Basketball Team Prepares to Face Noblesville

Jess Canaley

December 11, 2017


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  Assistant Coach Mickey O’Toole and Nate Webb, junior varsity basketball player and sophomore, prepare with the team to play Noblesville at home on Dec. 8 at home in the Eric Clark Activity Center at 6 p.m.     According to O’Toole, CHS’s JV basketball team has good, upcoming talent as a whole team, who are e...

Women’s basketball preparing for the Chicagoland Classic

Women’s basketball preparing for the Chicagoland Classic

Satvik Kandru

December 1, 2017


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The CHS women’s basketball team is getting ready for the Chicagoland Classic. This is the first and last time they will travel out of state for the 2017-2018 season. The team has remained undefeated so far. Amy Dilk, varsity player and senior, said that her confidence in the team has grown as the ...