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An Outside Look: Athletes discuss differences in non-school sports scouting, the difficulty for getting exposure

An Outside Look: Athletes discuss differences in non-school  sports scouting, the difficulty for getting exposure

Livvie Hurley

December 13, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS

For gymnast and senior Hadyn Crossen, gymnastics started being a big part of her life at age two, when she started the sport. Flash forward to middle school, and colleges were looking at her. Crossen now sits with a scholarship to Eastern Michigan University, but she said the process is different from school...

Women’s basketball team benefits from strong role model coach

Women’s basketball team benefits from strong role model coach

Jess Canaley

December 13, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

Player Reagan Hune has played basketball for as long as she can remember. In elementary school, she played for the Carmel Pup’s team and continued her passion at Creekside Middle School. Her hard work in years past culminated to four successful seasons of high school basketball at CHS. As a current...

Wrestling team participates in community service projects, claims it bonds team members

Satvik Kandru

December 13, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Throughout this fall and winter, wrestlers have learned to reflect on their role not only as wrestlers, but as contributing members of the Carmel community. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, volunteering rates among teens ages 14 to 19 was 19 percent in Indiana. A new federal study show...

Digital Competition: Players reveal how sports video games simplify many parts of sport

Digital Competition: Players reveal how sports video  games simplify many parts of sport

Caleb Shaffer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Men's Basketball, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Winter Sports

American basketball has been played worldwide for over a century, and while the video game version of the sport is relatively new, it has quickly gained a following from gamers and basketball players alike. At this school, students like Cole Brady, basketball player and senior, often play the latest in...

CHS women’s swimming team preparing for meet at Hamilton Southeastern

CHS women’s swimming team preparing for meet at Hamilton Southeastern

Satvik Kandru

December 7, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Uncategorized

The women’s swimming team is looking to keep momentum as they travel to HSE to compete in their third event of the year. “In my opinion, I think we have hit our stride, we did very well versus North Central and we are looking to see that carry over to the remainder of the season,” Lauren Bush...

With winter break close, JV men’s basketball faces Noblesville on Dec. 6

With winter break close, JV men’s basketball faces Noblesville on Dec. 6

Agrayan Gupta

December 6, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

In their fourth game of the regular season, the junior varsity men’s basketball team prepares to face Noblesville High School on Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. at CHS. After winning their first game of the season against Zionsville Community High School, the JV team looks to continue their success versus Noblesville....

Winter Cheerleading will support the men’s basketball team as they head to Southport to play Jeffersonville on Dec. 8.

Winter Cheerleading will support the men’s basketball team as they head to Southport to play Jeffersonville on Dec. 8.

Kelly Truax

December 4, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The game will be held at Southport and will start at 1:30 p.m. Nicole Vetter, Blue Varsity head coach, explained what the cheerleaders are working on in during practices to improve. “During practice, we have been focusing on more difficult stunts, and gaining the skills as a whole team,” Vetter sa...

Team places second at meet, continues to train

Team places second at meet, continues to train

Sarah Kim

December 4, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The Wrestling team placed 2nd at a meet on Dec. 1. Head Coach Ed Pendowski said, “This weekend was a really good program win, the team finished in second, but we still had four returning semi-state qualifiers. We are ranked 10th in the state and we lost to the team ranked 9th in the state by 2 but we ...

The boy’s swim team prepares for their first meet of the season

The boy’s swim team prepares for their first meet of the season

Sameen Siddiqui

December 4, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

According to Head Coach, Chris Plumb, the team will have their first meet on Dec. 4 at North Central. “Season’s been going well. (The swimmers) have been in the water officially for about four weeks, so things are going pretty well. We’re off to a good start,” Plumb said. Swimmer and senior...

Winter Cheerleading will encourage fans to cheer on the women’s basketball team Dec. 7.

Winter Cheerleading will encourage fans to cheer on the women’s basketball team Dec. 7.

Kelly Truax

December 4, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

According to cheerleader and senior Sammie Roger, the stunt groups have focused on improving their skills in preparation for the game. Roger said she likes having fans to encourage and cheer for and is looking forward to this season as it is her last. “I love to cheer at home games with my friends...

Women’s JV basketball wins against Lawrence North, continues seven game streak

Women’s JV basketball wins against Lawrence North, continues seven game streak

Uday Lomada

December 4, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

After handley beating Lawrence North 60-20, the CHS women's JV basketball team continues their seven game winning streak with coach and english teacher Mark Wien. “It’s been a great start to season so far,” Wein said. “I’ve been blessed with really good basketball players and really good k...