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

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

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,...

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

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

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 ...

Women’s cross-country looking ahead to Flashrock Invitational

Women’s cross-country looking ahead to Flashrock Invitational

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,...

Women’s cross-country preparing for Nike Valley Twilight meet and Sectionals

Women’s cross-country preparing for Nike Valley Twilight meet and Sectionals

Satvik Kandru

October 22, 2019

The women’s cross-country team will compete in both the Nike Valley Twilight meet and Sectionals. These will take place on Oct. 5 and Oct. 12, respectively. The team is coming off of a first place finish at the Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference (MIC) championship. “We had a pretty convincing win a...

Running Start: Cross country runners explain importance of pre season training and bonding done during weeklong summer team camp

Running Start: Cross country runners explain importance of pre season training and bonding done during weeklong summer team camp

sarah kim

August 13, 2019

On the last Monday of July, one hundred girls on the women’s cross country team pile into school buses with their duffel bags. They are headed towards Lincoln State Park for their annual summer team camp. Half an hour later, the men’s team load their buses headed towards Rose Hulman University. Acco...

Student athletes explain pressures involved with having parents featured on Wall of Fame

Student athletes explain pressures involved with having parents featured on Wall of Fame

Sarah Kim

November 16, 2018

Cross-country running, like many other sports, is an activity that children often begin at a young age. With programs such as Pups Running, elementary school students who participate often feed into the high school teams. For many of those students, like Emma Cappella, cross-country runner and sophomore...

New Coach, Same Goals: Cross country coaches and athletes discuss the legacy of old head coach and plans with the new one.

New Coach, Same Goals: Cross country coaches and athletes discuss the legacy of old head coach and plans with the new one.

Ben Traylor, Sports Reporter

August 16, 2017

This seventh consecutive state championship, as well as a fourth-place finish in the 2016 Nike Cross Nationals, Mark Ellington of the women’s cross country team will not be returning this upcoming season as Head Coach, citing family reasons to retire after eight years. “Being a high school head coach could very...

FAMILY MATTERS

FAMILY MATTERS

Ben Traylor and Jess Canaley

November 17, 2016

In most athletic situations at school, families can participate as spectators, watching their sibling or child compete from the sidelines. However, for a few at CHS, being involved in sports is their opportunity to compete and grow with their family members on the same court or field. For these fami...

Select members of the CHS cross-country team will compete in Nike Midwest Regionals this Sunday

Select members of the CHS cross-country team  will compete in Nike Midwest Regionals this Sunday

sports

November 13, 2015

This sunday, both the men’s and women’s cross-country teams will travel to Terre Haute for the Nike Cross Country Midwest Regionals. The top seven runners from both teams will compete in Sunday’s meet, battling cross-country clubs from all across Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Michigan and Missouri....

Varsity Blues: How do students who take part in several sports balance them out?

Varsity Blues: How do students who take part in several sports balance them out?

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October 10, 2014

ALONG WITH CARMEL’S HIGHLY TALENTED ATHLETES, preseason practices and conditioning sessions have become part of every sport and have played huge roles in the way sports teams have performed in previous seasons. These practices are put in place to help sports teams warm up faster and hit the ground ...

Rerunning the route: The women’s cross-country team will take on Ssectional in Noblesville tomorrow

Rerunning the route: The women’s cross-country team will take on Ssectional in Noblesville tomorrow

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October 10, 2014

Tomorrow morning,  senior Anna Schmitz along with seniors Haley and Kelsey Harris will line up to compete in the Cross-Country Sectional tournament together. The race will take place at White River Elementary School in Noblesville and will begin at 10:30 a.m. According to head coach Mark Ellington, the ...