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Osborne Leads Stunning 23-20 OT Comeback over Wildcats

Ashwin Prasad

September 21, 2019

Sophomore quarterback Zach Osborne had struggled all game, throwing two interceptions and fumbling on fourth down. He wasn't going to let that stop him.  On the second play of overtime, Osborne pulled the ball out of senior running back Dylan Downing's hands and charged into the end zone from 8...

Just Keep Swimming: CHS swimmers make a splash at Junior Worlds in Hungary

Just Keep Swimming: CHS swimmers make a splash at Junior Worlds in Hungary

Satvik Kandru

September 20, 2019

Senior Wyatt Davis As a freshman entering high school, Wyatt Davis was an accomplished young swimmer, but his dream was to compete for a gold medal. Just this past fall, Davis accomplished that goal at one of the highest stages in junior swimming. The Carmel High School senior swimmer won in style,...

Hounds Hang On to Top Trojans 20-14

Hounds Hang On to Top Trojans 20-14

Ashwin Prasad

September 7, 2019

A tight, intense matchup between bitter rivals CHS and Center Grove came down to the very last possession. It only lasted one play. The Hounds (2-1) forced a fumble from dynamic Center Grove quarterback and sophomore Tayven Jackson with 1:30 to go, sealing a second half shutout to prevail 20-14....

Downing, Defense, and O-Line Dominate Millers 37-0

Downing, Defense, and O-Line Dominate Millers 37-0

Ashwin Prasad

August 30, 2019

Senior Dylan Downing rushed for 203 yards behind ferocious blocking from the offensive line, leading CHS (1-1) to a 37-0 shutout of the Noblesville Millers (0-2) in the home opener. The Hounds, coming off a 14-41 drubbing at Trinity (KY) last week, flipped the script and powered to a 23-0 first half lead...

Locker Out: Proactive locker initiative benefits both students, administration

Locker Out: Proactive locker initiative benefits both students, administration

HiLite Staff

May 23, 2019

To meet the demands of the rising CHS student population,  administration is introducing a locker opt-out policy for the 2019-20 school year. This policy is directed at students who do not use their locker due to inconvenience or schedule demands. To opt out of a locker, students must submit their name, stu...

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

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...

Carrying the Banner: Civic Theatre’s new adaptation of “Newsies” production provides opportunities, lessons of character

Carrying the Banner: Civic Theatre’s new adaptation of “Newsies”  production provides opportunities, lessons of character

Emily Carlisle

April 19, 2019

"The woild is yer erster.” This line from the Disney-hit musical “Newsies” is exactly what Civic Theatre lives by this season. “Newsies” is based off a true story of struggle and triumph over oppression and control, and it shows that the underdogs can prevail if they work hard enough and do ...

FCCLA Hosting Showcase April 24

FCCLA Hosting Showcase April 24

Ashwin Prasad

April 18, 2019

FCCLA is wrapping up its activities for the year. Its last major event, according to FCCLA Indiana president and senior Margaret O’Connor, is the second annual Family and Consumer Science (FCS) Showcase. The showcase will take place April 24 in the freshman cafeteria.     O’Connor said, “We will b...

The New Face of Advertising: As companies turn to new platforms for advertising, students, staff reflect on impact of social media promotions

The New Face of Advertising: As companies turn to new platforms for advertising, students, staff reflect on impact of social media promotions

Sarah Kim

March 22, 2019

Sophomore Janvi Bhatia is a brand ambassador for the popular bracelet brand Pura Vida. “I promote (Pura Vida’s) products on social media to try to raise awareness about the brand,” she said. “In recent years, they have really gained popularity and I think some of that can be attributed to th...

FCCLA Ready for State Conference

Ashwin Prasad

March 1, 2019

FCCLA is working on the final preparations for the 2019 State Leadership Conference, which takes place March 7-9 at the Horizon Convention Center in Muncie. Competitors are fine-tuning their event presentations; they will deliver them to this chapter March 1. FCCLA also put together its first honor ...