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The women’s swim team celebrated their 34th consecutive IHSAA state championship on February 15, 2020. According to Jim Inskeep, CHS athletic director, the women’s swim team holds the longest streak in the nation.
Photo from @SwimDiveCHS on twitter

Women’s swim team to compete against Hamilton Southeastern on Dec. 22, adapts to COVID-19 during the holiday season

Alivia Romaniuk December 15, 2020

The women’s swim team will compete against HSE on Dec. 22. The meet will take place in Fishers and begin at 6 p.m.  Chris Plumb, head coach of the women’s swim team, said he has two objectives for...


The women’s swim team celebrates a state victory on February 17. Lueking said she was excited for the team’s hard work to pay off this season.
Photo from @SwimDiveCHS on twitter

Women’s swim team to compete in North Central Invitational Tuesday, December 1

Alivia Romaniuk December 1, 2020

The women’s swim team will kick off their season by competing in the North Central Invitational on December 1. The meet is at the CHS Natatorium and starts at 6 p.m. Chris Plumb, head coach of the women’s...

Swimmer and sophomore Analiese DeLeon posses in her swimming gear. Her team continues to exercise through Zoom.

Swimming, diving students Analiese DeLeon, Taylor Conley share impact of COVID-19 on training

Olivia McKee May 15, 2020

Swimmer and sophomore Analiese DeLeon What are you doing to train as the swim team does not have access to a pool? Since we don’t have practice which also included dry land, I have been making up...

Avery Jarosinski (right), lacrosse player and junior, poses for a picture with her teammates junior Anna Moore (left) and junior Ally Bailey (middle). Jarosinski said although the team is doing at- home workouts, they were not the same as normal practices afterschool before the COVID-19 break.

Athletes, athletic director reflect on overarching effect of coronavirus on sports

Aniket Biswal March 28, 2020

Ever since March 13, COVID-19 has affected every aspect of life at CHS, including athletics. According to Athletics Director Jim Inskeep, athletes won’t have any events, practice on school grounds or...

SISTERHOOD:
Caroline Ramsey, varsity lacrosse player and senior, walks off the field with her teammates. Ramsey, as well as swimming Head Coach Chris Plumb, said positive and uplifting team atmosphere motivates athletes to keep playing their sport.

Rigorous practice schedules cause fatigue, athletes compare journeys in sports

Angela Qian February 21, 2020

With two hours of lacrosse practice after school and up to three games throughout the week combined with a rigorous academic course load, Caroline Ramsey, lacrosse player and senior, said she feels overworked...

BREAST STROKE: Swimmer and freshman Berit Berglund, swims breastroke at the Carmel- HSE dual meet on Dec. 17. Berglund said despite having experience swimming with Carmel Swim Club in previous years, she has felt new pressures since joining the women’s swimming team as a freshman. She added that the high school team is more competitive and serious than she experienced in the Carmel Swim Club.

Women’s swim team to compete in IHSAA Sectional championships

Alivia Romaniuk February 7, 2020

The women’s swim team will compete in the IHSAA Sectional championships on Feb. 8 at 1 p.m. The meet will take place at Noblesville High School. According to Chris Plumb, Head Coach of the women’s...

BREAST STROKE: Swimmer and freshman Berit Berglund, swims breastroke at the Carmel- HSE dual meet on Dec. 17. Berglund said despite having experience swimming with Carmel Swim Club in previous years, she has felt new pressures since joining the women’s swimming team as a freshman. She added that the high school team is more competitive and serious than she experienced in the Carmel Swim Club.

As women’s swimming, diving team pushes for 34th consecutive State win, freshmen feel pressures, motivation to make roster, continue streak

Natalie Khamis January 23, 2020

Before entering high school, Berit Berglund, swimmer and now- freshman, swam with Carmel Swim Club members in her age group, participated in meets and contributed to each win or loss the club faced. Now...

Alaina Heyde, varsity diver and junior, hydrates before practice. Heyde said she believes the training they have been doing will help the team get to State.

Diving team continues to train, next competition Dec. 17

Sarah Kim December 16, 2019

The diving team continued to train through December and has high expectations for the remainder of the season. Alaina Heyde, varsity diver and junior, said she believes the hard work the team has put...

Women’s swim team begins season with a victory against North Central, looks forward to rest of season

Alivia Romaniuk December 7, 2019

The women’s swim team won their home meet against North Central on Dec. 3. This was the first official meet of the season. “There was nothing surprising to me about the meet,” said Chris Plumb,...

Alaina Heyde, varsity diver and junior, gets her dryland clothes out of her locker before practice. Heyde said the team has placed an increased emphasis on dryland training this season.

Women’s diving team has first meet, continues to train

Sarah Kim December 4, 2019

The women's diving team had their first meet of the season on Dec. 3 against North Central and is preparing for their next meet on Dec. 14 at Fishers High School. Alaina Heyde, varsity diver and junior,...

Diver and sophomore Darci Commons flips through the air during practice. Darci said that there are multiple types of dives including back, reverse, and inwards.

With diving season approaching, athletes, coach discuss technique, mentality required for success in diving

Andrew Caito November 15, 2019

Diving off the one meter boards, diver and sophomore Darci Commons works to perfect her form. For Commons, diving isn’t just flips and tricks in the air but actually requires a lot of work in the mind...

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.

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...

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