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Track runners, coach plan to stay in shape over COVID-19 extended school closures

Savannah Hill, track runner and junior, stretches before a run over break. Hill said she would continue to train over the extended school closures although she does not expect the track season to continue this year.

Sarah Kim

March 23, 2020

Both the men’s and women’s track teams have been training for the official track season since early January. However, the outbreak of COVID-19 led all Carmel Clay Schools to close until May 1 at the earliest, bringing all sports teams to a stall. The CHS Athletics Office released that all CHS sp...

Jannsen Scores 26 on Senior Night, Hounds Rout Crispus Attucks

Ashwin Prasad

February 26, 2020

Senior shooting guard Jackson Jannsen made sure to give the crowd what they wanted. As the only senior on the team, Jannsen received a raucous ovation when he was introduced as the final man in the starting lineup. The sharpshooter proceeded to put on one of the finest performances of his high school...

Wrestling looks forward to meet against Fishers 

Haakon Van Beynen, wrestler and senior, executes a move during a match. Van Beynen and his teammates will face off against Fishers on Dec. 11.

Adam Spensley

December 11, 2019

The wrestling team is looking forward to their meet against Fishers on Dec. 11. This will be the first home duals match of the season for the team. Wrestler and senior Gabriel Davin said he believes that although Fishers has some people that should not be taken lightly, he still expects a victory fo...

Women’s basketball team defeated, working hard for next game

Kiara Gill, women’s varsity basketball player and senior, and her teammates practice for their upcoming games. Gill said they will be practicing more zone offense, executions and plays.

Karolena Zhou

December 10, 2019

On Dec. 6, the women’s varsity basketball team played against Warren Central at a home game, but lost with a score of 42-21. However, with this loss in mind, the women’s basketball team said they will practice harder than before for their next game. “The team will be working on our zone offens...

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...

Women’s varsity volleyball loses one game, wins another

The women's varsity volleyball team plays at the Carmel Invitational against Brownsburg and Bloomington High School South. CHS defeated Brownsburg, but lost against Bloomington High School South.

Karolena Zhou

October 18, 2019

On Oct. 12, CHS hosted the Carmel Invitational Volleyball tournament, where Carmel’s women’s varsity volleyball team played against Brownsburg and Bloomington High School South. Varsity lost their first match against Bloomington High School South, 2-0 with scores of 25-18 and 25-13, but won thei...

United flag football team lives up to their expectations at Sectionals

The United flag football team practices their plays for their next game. Partner and freshman Ryan Deldar said that his team played well against their opponents on Oct. 8 during Sectionals.

Daniel Kim

October 15, 2019

During Sectionals on Oct. 8, the United flag football team won their game against Zionsville 60-49. However, they lost their second game to Mooresville 28-14. Despite the loss, partner and freshman Ryan Deldar said that he thought his team did well and surpassed their expectations. “I think we expected a close game,...

Men’s tennis team wins Sectionals, looks ahead to State

Varsity tennis player Presley Thenieman practices aggressive play for the State competition. He, along with the rest of the varsity team, won both of their matches at Sectionals.

Aniket Biswal

October 14, 2019

The men’s tennis team won their Sectional championship on Oct. 3 over Guerin Catholic. On Oct. 2, they won their match against Westfield to advance to the Sectionals championship where they won 5-0. Head Coach Bryan Hanan said, “I’m pretty pleased with our performance-- us beating a hard Westfield t...

Hounds Edged 21-27 by Panthers on Homecoming

Ashwin Prasad

September 28, 2019

North Central senior and wide receiver Richard Hamilton scored two touchdowns, including the game-winning score with 51.8 seconds to hand CHS (5-2) their first Homecoming defeat in 16 years, 21-27. A sluggish first half gave way to a thrilling fourth quarter packed with twists and turns. The Panthe...

New sports joining intramurals this year

Hannah Baer

September 27, 2019

Intramurals are adding new sports this year such as ping pong, pickleball, and badminton. In addition, intramurals are continuing to offer basketball as well. Ping pong and euchre will occur during October and November. Pickleball, 3 versus 3 basketball and badminton will also happen during October thro...

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

Amit Manchella, cross-country runner and sophomore, and Daniel “Dan” Musapatika, cross-country runner and junior, run together at summer  practice. Manchella said summer helps prepare the team for the season when the school year starts.

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...