HiLite

Students reflect on how participating in Carmel Dads Club at a younger age affected their performance in sports

Students reflect on how participating in Carmel Dads Club at a younger age affected their performance in sports

Sameen Siddiqui

March 23, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS

Carmel Dads Club was formed in 1959 in order to provide early skill development for athletes according to carmeldadsclub.org. The first sport offered was football, but over the years, the organization has grown and provides 11 sports a year. Ally Hull, varsity lacrosse player and senior, said she sta...

Tapping into Technology: Athletes look outside of CHS to access special types of technology

Tapping into Technology: Athletes look outside of CHS to access special types of technology

Kelly Truax

March 23, 2018


Filed under Men's Tennis, Print, Recent Updates, Softball, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Uncategorized

Some athletics programs have implemented various forms of new technology throughout the past few years. While CHS doesn’t own many of these technologies, some athletes said they use this technology in their club seasons. For example, Olivia Roop, softball player and sophomore, uses different for...

CHS men’s lacrosse faces Brebeuf Braves in scrimmage

CHS men’s lacrosse faces Brebeuf Braves in scrimmage

Jess Canaley

March 18, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

Kicking off its inaugural season as a varsity sport at CHS, the men’s lacrosse team faced Brebeuf in a scrimmage on Sat. March 10 at Murray Stadium. According to first time Carmel head coach, Jack Meachum, the team is looking good after a long preseason of work and preparation. “The team is comin...

Winter Cheer team to cheer at boys’ basketball regionals on March 10

Winter Cheer team to cheer at boys’ basketball regionals on March 10

Kelly Truax

March 16, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

As the cheer team’s season is coming to an end, they will continue to cheer for the boys' basketball team as they are trying to compete at state. The team cheered for the boys' basketball team twice on March 10. They cheered for the regional game and possibly the regional championship game, dependin...

CHS Men’s JV Basketball Team Season Wrap Up

CHS Men’s JV Basketball Team Season Wrap Up

Jess Canaley

March 3, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

As the Men’s JV basketball team finishes up its season with a final game against Arsenal Tech at home, ending in a win, head coach Mickey O’Toole and JV player Cole Brady and junior discuss the season as a whole. “Overall the season was pretty good. We’ve taken a couple steps back the last ...

Intramural to continue to host basketball season

Intramural to continue to host basketball season

Raphael Li

March 1, 2018


Filed under CLUBS, Recent Updates, SPORTS

Intramural club will continue with basketball season. According to Mike Meyer, intramural director and teacher, the sign up for teams is already over. Meyer said, “For teams, the schedule is posted right outside the activities office.” According to Meyer, the regular season has already started, a...

Athletes use cryotherapy to help ease workout aches and pains

Athletes use cryotherapy to  help ease workout aches and pains

Sameen Siddiqui, Adam Spensley

February 23, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Top Story

Spencer Gudgel, varsity men’s track runner and senior, said he is a fan of cryotherapy. Gudgel said during his freshman and sophomore years, he was recovering from a hamstring hip issue, and to recover he went to physical therapy through IU Health, then later switched to St. Vincent. He said aft...

The addition of lacrosse adds new challenges for both women’s and men’s teams

The addition of lacrosse adds new  challenges for both women’s and men’s teams

Kelly Truax, Reporter

February 23, 2018


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

Last year, the Indiana High School Athletic Association (IHSAA) made the decision to change men’s and women’s lacrosse teams to school-sponsored sports. Along with this addition, there come several changes for both the athletes and coaches. Jack Hettiger, Head Coach of the women’s lacrosse team,...

Winter Cheerleading to cheer at boys’ basketball team on Feb. 16

Winter Cheerleading to cheer at boys’ basketball team on Feb. 16

Kelly Truax

February 19, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The boys' basketball game will take place at 7:30 p.m on Feb. 16 at Warren Central High School. Head Coach Deanna Browning said she keeps her athletes motivated by creating a positive environment for them. “We like to have fun, we put in hard work, but at the end of the day I want to pour into the who...

Winter Cheerleading to cheer at boys basketball away game on Feb. 9.

Winter Cheerleading to cheer at boys basketball away game on Feb. 9.

Kelly Traux

January 31, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The boys' basketball game will take place at Hamilton Southeastern High School on Feb. 9 at  7:30 p.m. In preparation for the game, the team worked on keeping a positive attitude both on and off the court. Cheerleader and junior Kimsey Kelley said, “We really focus on having a positive attitude on...