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With rising prevalence of early college recruitment, players forced to adopt to recruiting process at younger ages

DEFENSE:
Peter Suder, varsity basketball player (#10) and sophomore, plays defense during the game against Noblesville on Dec. 13. Suder said he had college coaches watching him since the seventh grade.

Satvik Kandru

January 23, 2020

This season, Peter Suder, varsity basketball player and sophomore, was ranked in the top 50 nationally for the class of 2022. As a top-ranked athlete, several elite colleges have approached Suder, ever since he was 13 years old. According to Suder, college coaches started watching him play during seventh grade...

Committed athletes at CHS reflect on NCAA rule changes allowing players to be paid by third parties for their namesake

Lined Up:
Ty Wise, varsity football player (number 37), IU commit and senior plays outside linebacker at the Semi-State game on Nov. 22. Wise said he likes the rule change.

Aniket Biswal

December 12, 2019

Ever since the start of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) in 1910, college athletes have never had the opportunity to make profits off of their games. This has created controversy in the sporting community about whether collegiate athletes should be allowed to gain money from endorsements,...

TITLE NINE: HOUNDS AVENGE 2018, CLINCH STATE CHAMPIONSHIP

CHAMPIONS: The Hounds pose for photographs after receiving the state championship trophy.

Ashwin Prasad

November 30, 2019

In a heart-stopping nailbiter, the Carmel Greyhounds (11-3) held off the Center Grove Trojans (8-6) 20-17 to win their ninth state championship at Lucas Oil Stadium. Four consecutive Trojan turnovers helped the Hounds rack up a 13-3 lead at halftime, and the Hounds withstood a furious Trojan comeback...

Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

Ashwin Prasad

November 15, 2019

Hounds Rock Westfield Behind Williams’ Perfect Game

Senior quarterback Christian Williams scans the field for a receiver. Williams put together a perfect game, completing all nine of his passes for 174 yards and two touchdowns.

Ashwin Prasad

November 9, 2019

Senior quarterback Christian Williams could do no wrong.    Williams completed nine out of nine passes for 174 yards and two touchdowns to senior receiver Colton Parker, spurring the Hounds (8-3) to five touchdowns in five possessions. That would be more than enough to wrap up a 35-7 bea...

Hungry Hounds Begin Playoff Campaign

Ashwin Prasad

October 31, 2019

The weather is getting colder, snow is on the ground, and November is already here. It’s playoff time for the Greyhounds. CHS enters the post-season on the heels of a bumpy, but successful 6-3 regular season. It began with a jarring 41-14 defeat at Trinity (KY), but a four-game winning streak push...

Men’s cross-country places at Regionals, looks to win State

Head Coach Colin Altevogt prepares the Semistate roster. Altevogt said he expects the team to place at Semistate and advance to State.

Sarah Kim

October 25, 2019

The men’s cross-country placed second at Regionals, one point behind Brebeuf. Regionals was on Oct. 19 at Noblesville. Due to the team’s continuous successes, expectations for a podium finish at State remain high. Head Coach Colin Altevogt explained that he believes the team has a high chance of...

Participation Problem: Despite decreases in high school sports participation seen in national trends, CHS athletics continue to show increases in participation

HUDDLE UP:
The women’s cross-country team meets before practice. Elle Nichol, varsity cross-country runner and senior, said she believes that the team spirit is the main reason behind the growth in participation for the team.

Aniket Biswal

October 24, 2019

Recently, a study conducted by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) found there has been a significant drop in teenage sport participation from 2018 to 2019. In fact, there were about 43,000 fewer teens playing sports in 2019 than in 2018, 70% of which were from football. This is ...

Men’s varsity soccer ties with Guerin Catholic

Max Guidry, soccer player and senior, celebrates with a teammate after a goal. Guidry and his teammates tied with Guerin Catholic.

Adam Spensley

October 22, 2019

The men’s varsity soccer team tied with Guerin Catholic with a score of 1-1. The tie moves the team’s record to 8-3-3 for the season. Babacar Diatta, soccer player and senior, said he believes the team played well overall.  “We played well against Guerin and created some chances but we were un...

Men’s soccer defeats Harrison High School 

Max Guidry, soccer player and senior, kicks the ball downfield. Guidry and his teammates defeated Harrison High School 5-0.

Adam Spensley

October 22, 2019

The men’s soccer team beat Harrison High School by a score of 5-0. One of the team’s more impressive performances, their record now improves to 9-3-3. Babacar Diatta, soccer player and senior, said he believes the team had one of their better performances, offensively. “We played very well moving the ba...

Women’s cross-country looking ahead to Flashrock Invitational

The varsity team huddles up prior to a home meet. “We are looking forward to the rest of the season and hopefully can win a State championship this fall,” varsity runner and senior Phoebe Bates said.

Satvik Kandru

October 22, 2019

The women’s cross-country team will compete in the Flashrock Invitational on Sept. 21. The team is coming off of a first place finish at the Marion Invitational, ousting county rivals Noblesville and Fishers. “This season has shown great improvement for our varsity roster,” said Phoebe Bates,...