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

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.

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 host any scrimmages until we return back to school. He said most coaches have given athletes individual ...

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

Kelly Truax

March 22, 2019

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...

Players, coaches identify benefits of having team fundraisers

Kelly Csenar, varsity lacrosse player and senior, takes the draw. Csenar said the team helps to support themselves every year in a variety of ways, such as sponsored dinners at local restaurants.

Satvik Kandru, Reporter

May 18, 2018

As many teams’ sports seasons come around, players help to raise money for certain necessities such as uniforms and equipment. Currently, the women’s lacrosse team is hosting a fundraiser in conjunction with local restaurants such as Dominos and the Indianapolis Indians baseball team to raise mone...

A Different Type of Game Changer: CHS lacrosse coaches, players discuss differences of playing on various surfaces

Lacrosse teams play their home matches at Murray Stadium, covered by turf. Throughout the lacrosse season the department has abided to all IHSAA field standards. The athletic department made the switch to turf in 2013.

May 18, 2018

An often overlooked aspect of sports is the type of field or court upon which they are played. However, when field conditions are bad, people do notice. In 2016, the NFL Hall of Fame preseason game at Tom Benson Stadium between the Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers, was canceled due to the fi...

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

TEAM WORK:
Mark Allen, varsity lacrosse player and senior, clears the ball out during a drill at practice. The team practices game-like scenarios to sharpen their skills on the field come competition.

Kelly Truax, Reporter

February 23, 2018

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,...

Women’s lacrosse team prepares for season with a new Head Coach

Women’s lacrosse team prepares for season with a new Head Coach

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March 27, 2014

As she walks to practice every day,  Sophie Kelner, women’s lacrosse team captain and senior, is more motivated than ever to work harder and focus on perfecting her skills. This extra motivation comes from losing in the 2013 State Finals. “I think that losing State last year left a sour t...