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The Concussion Crisis: CHS football players, trainers discuss how to solve, overcome concussion problem in football

Misha Rekhter

August 15, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Uncategorized

The crunch of the hit is the hardest to hear, the most devastating sound for the audience to bear. The mashing of bodies is haunting as the players hurl their collection of muscle and bone at one another with devastating force. Each play is a battle for survival, bringing with it a large dosage of ri...

Sports Briefs

Uday Lomada

August 15, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS

The excerpt has been updated to correctly reflect DeShaun Holder's motto.  ...

Building To Success

Building To Success

Adam Spensley

August 14, 2018


Filed under Football, Men's Cross-Country, Recent Updates, SPORTS

An often overlooked aspect of sports is the size and shape of the athletes themselves. The body build of an athlete can even determine which sport he or she is most likely to succeed in. For example, a smaller person, in most cases, won’t have as much of a chance to be a professional basketball play...

Press Release: CHS Swim Coach John Goelz faces sexual exploitation charges

Press Release: CHS Swim Coach John Goelz faces sexual exploitation charges

July 5, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Carmel Community, NEWS, Online Only, Recent Updates, Top Story, Web, Women's Swimming and Diving

According to today's press release from the U.S. Department of Justice, CHS swim coach John Goelz was arrested July 3 on charges of "sexual exploitation of a minor and possession of child pornography." Goelz will have a hearing in Federal Court July 10. Read the official press release below: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, July 5, 2018 High school swim coach faces federal child sexual ex...

Softball team to compete in the North Central sectional on May 22

Softball team to compete in the North Central sectional on May 22

Kelly Truax

May 19, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The game will take place at Westfield and will start at 7:30 p.m. In preparation for the game, the team has been practicing to improve their skills. According to Head Coach Ginger Britton, they have a typical practice schedule they loosely follow. “Our practice is typically split with an offense d...

Softball team competed against Crown Point on May 12

Softball team competed against Crown Point on May 12

Kelly Truax

May 19, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The game was held at New Palestine at noon. Head Coach Ginger Britton has a goal for the team to achieve by the end of the season. “A goal for this season is to win games in the postseason. Our sectional is very tough, and with a young team that is learning to play together, we are hoping that we...

Women’s rugby team merges with Westfield, becomes Hamilton United

Women’s rugby team merges with Westfield, becomes Hamilton United

Ben Traylor, Reporter

May 18, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Uncategorized

With a 0-9 regular season for the Carmel women’s rugby team, the team, along with Westfield High School’s program, struggled to recruit enough athletes to compete in the 2018 season independently. Westfield finished last season with a 1-6 record, securing their only victory against Carmel. As a res...

Coach Representation: CHS athletics discuss different IHSAA coaching rules, how coaches follow them

Coach Representation: CHS athletics discuss different IHSAA  coaching rules, how coaches follow them

May 18, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The ihsaa is home to over 410 schools, each with numerous high school sports teams; however, each high school coach runs his or her sport teams in different ways that must still abide by IHSAA rules while representing his or her school in a positive way. Athletics Director Jim Inskeep said there are certain factor...

Players, coaches identify benefits of having team fundraisers

Players, coaches identify  benefits of having team fundraisers

Satvik Kandru, Reporter

May 18, 2018


Filed under Recent Sports, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

As many teams’ sports seasons come around, players help to raise money for certain necessities such as uniforms and equipment. Currently, the women’s lacrosse team is hosting a fundraiser in conjunction with local restaurants such as Dominos and the Indianapolis Indians baseball team to raise mone...

A Different Type of Game Changer: CHS lacrosse coaches, players discuss differences of playing on various surfaces

A Different Type of Game Changer: CHS lacrosse coaches, players discuss  differences of playing on various surfaces

May 18, 2018


Filed under men's lacrosse, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Women's Lacrosse

An often overlooked aspect of sports is the type of field or court upon which they are played. However, when field conditions are bad, people do notice. In 2016, the NFL Hall of Fame preseason game at Tom Benson Stadium between the Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers, was canceled due to the fi...

Playing Off the Field: Students reflect on importance, benefits, trade-offs of off-season training

Playing Off the Field: Students reflect on importance, benefits, trade-offs of off-season training

Sameen Siddiqui

May 18, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Uncategorized

For many sports, off-season training has been a vital part for student athletes to help prepare for their regular seasons. According to Joey Schmidt, varsity football outside linebacker and junior, off-season training is important because it helps athletes build their strength and speed for the following se...