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Reaching to the End: Women’s tennis team to compete in state after end of school year, players, coach break down elements of motivation

Reaching to the End: Women’s tennis team to compete in state after end of  school year, players, coach break down elements of motivation

Kelly Truax

May 23, 2019


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Uncategorized, Women's Tennis

If the women's tennis team makes it to State, the team will be competing on June 7 and 8. The tournament starts eight days after the end of the school year, making motivation a topic for team discussion. Head Coach Bryan Hanan said the team has had an overall good season, but the loss of two games h...

Strategy is Key: With State quarterfinals approaching, lacrosse players, coaches explain importance of strategizing, reacting during game

Strategy is Key: With State quarterfinals approaching, lacrosse players,  coaches explain importance of strategizing, reacting during game

Caleb Shaffer

May 23, 2019


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

In the world of athletics, teams need strategies in order to win games, they must formulate how they’re going to attack and defend against their opponent in order to win their match. In the game of lacrosse, players must apply strategies in order to win the game. Men’s lacrosse Head Coach John Meac...

Maintenance of Murray: Users, maintenance workers of Murray Stadium discuss importance of maintaining field

Maintenance of Murray: Users, maintenance workers of Murray Stadium discuss importance of maintaining field

Satvik Kandru

May 23, 2019


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Unified Track, Women's Lacrosse

As fans of both the  lacrosse and soccer teams line up in the bleachers, the glowing lights of the Murray Stadium reflect on the painted white lines that run across the field. For an average student, this might not mean much, but for maintenance worker Fred Napier these white lines are a part of a ted...

Changing Golf: Players, coaches discuss impact new golf rule changes have on team

Changing Golf: Players, coaches discuss impact  new golf rule changes have on team

Jess Canaley and Uday Lomada

May 23, 2019


Filed under Men's Golf, Recent Updates, Spring Sports

The new golf rule changes  established in January 2019 forces CHS golfers to adjust to the new demands of the game. The changes include, but are not limited to, putting with the flagstick in the hole, dropping the golf ball from the knee rather than the shoulder and accidental hits when taking practices sw...

Detail-Oriented: Baseball, golf athletes put emphasis on fundamentals during off-season training

Detail-Oriented: Baseball, golf athletes put emphasis on fundamentals during off-season training

Satvik Kandru

April 19, 2019


Filed under Baseball, Men's Golf, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Spring Sports

While Dryden Schroeder, varsity baseball player and junior, is at the batting range during offseason, he relies on both fundamentals—the basic motions of the sport—and repetition to sustain skill and endurance during the winter time. “I’ve been playing sports since about third grade, and I have no...

A New Step Up: With recent change in women’s lacrosse head coach, internal promotion trend continues

Kelly Truax

March 22, 2019


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

Joshua Miller, new women's lacrosse head coach, is the latest in a long trend of assistant coaches to take the head coach position when there is an opening. This trend also occurred in the past few years in tennis, volleyball, basketball and football. Despite the prevalence of this trend, Athletics Director Jim Inskeep said t...

A Cut Above the Rest: Track teams, others add harder tryout standards to previously no-cut sports

A Cut Above the Rest: Track teams, others add harder tryout standards to previously no-cut sports

Sarah Kim

March 22, 2019


Filed under Recent Updates, Spring Sports, Women's Track and Field

Last year, the women’s  track team was a sight to see. At each meet, four school buses would pull up in the parking lot. More than a hundred girls, all wearing the same blue and gold outfits, would get off. However, this might not be the case for this year’s track team. This year, the team’s time...

Going the Extra Mile: Carmel runners prepare in various ways for Indy Mini Marathon this May

Going the Extra Mile: Carmel runners prepare in various ways for Indy Mini Marathon this May

Sarah Kim

February 22, 2019


Filed under Men's Track and Field, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Women's Track and Field

Even for student athletes who participate in cross-country and track, running a distance as long as 13.1 miles can seem quite daunting. This is the case for Mia Bruder, cross-country runner and sophomore. Bruder started running for CHS in her freshman year and developed a love for the sport. With e...