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Alivia Romaniuk | October 16, 2019

The women’s varsity golf team placed fifth at the State championship. They scored a total of 648 points, and were led by junior Katie Kuc, who placed fifth individually. Head Coach Kelly Klusener previously said that the team’s goal was to place top three at State, and that the girls had the talent to make it happen. “The team thrives when playing with competitive teams. They have been...

United flag football team lives up to their expectations at Sectionals

Daniel Kim | October 15, 2019

During Sectionals on Oct. 8, the United flag football team won their game against Zionsville 60-49. However, they lost their second game to Mooresville 28-14. Despite the loss, partner and freshman Ryan Deldar said that he thought his team did well and surpassed their expectations. “I think we expected a close game,” said Deldar. “But we played our best and we ended up winning by a decent amount...

Men’s tennis team wins Sectionals, looks ahead to State

Aniket Biswal | October 14, 2019

The men’s tennis team won their Sectional championship on Oct. 3 over Guerin Catholic. On Oct. 2, they won their match against Westfield to advance to the Sectionals championship where they won 5-0. Head Coach Bryan Hanan said, “I’m pretty pleased with our performance-- us beating a hard Westfield team and then and very strong Guerin team.” However, he said that he wants to work with the...

Women’s soccer wins Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference tournament, looks ahead to State championship

Andrew Caito | October 8, 2019

Coming off a 3-1 win over Center Grove at the Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference championship, women’s soccer looks ahead to its first Sectional. They will play the winner of Zionsville and Westfield drew a bye in the first round. They will be focusing ahead for the State championship. Head Coach Frank Dixon said via email, “Our team goal is always to win a state title. While this isn't possible...

Men’s cross-country places at Flashrock, looks to win Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference

Sarah Kim | October 7, 2019

The men’s cross-country team placed third out of 17 teams at the Flashrock Invitational. Flashrock was the team’s only home meet, and was held at the Northview course. The team has continued to place well at the past few meets, and still has high expectations for winning State. Daniel Musapatika, cross-country runner and junior, said the team has continued to work hard while looking towards its...

Daniel Kim | October 7, 2019

Athletes feel pressure all the time. Whether it's for a championship or for fun, competition always incites pressure. Carmel athletes are no different.  For Susie Soderstrom, women’s soccer player and junior, pressure is a common feeling for her before and during a soccer game. After all, the team is looking to repeat as State Champion and has only lost one game in two years. Luckily, Soderstorm...