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Champions Together to prepare for next year

Champions Together to prepare for next year

Angela Qian

May 5, 2019

Champions Together is finished for the year. At their last meeting on April 19, members discussed the plans for next year and a summer program open to committee members. “(The summer program) is through the Hamilton County Community Tennis Association, and there are eight sessions during the summer,...

Champions Together hosted State Unified Bowling Tournament

Champions Together hosted State Unified Bowling Tournament

Angela Qian

March 24, 2019

Champions Together (CT) hosted State Unified Bowling Tournament at Woodland Bowl last Saturday. According to co-president and senior Emily Elzinga, the tournament was four hours long. “There are three teams: boys, girls and co-ed,” Elzinga said. “Each team has two partners and two athletes, an...

Champions Together to support member in IndyStar award pursuit, host fundraising events in March

Angela Qian

January 31, 2019

Sloan Goldblatt, Champions Together (CT) member and senior, has been nominated for the I AM SPORT award, which is sponsored by the Indianapolis Star. Co-president and sophomore Audra Marchese said, “The I AM SPORT award is for students that have given back to the children of their community.” ...

Champions Together to conduct swimming relay Jan. 26

Champions Together to conduct swimming relay Jan. 26

Angela Qian

January 14, 2019

Champions Together (CT) will host their second annual Unified Swimming Relay at the Natatorium on Saturday, Jan. 26. According to the CT Unified Swimming Relay website, the relay will begin at 12:30 p.m. during a break in the Greyhound JV Classic, the junior varsity women’s swimming meet. The club als...

Champions Together to conduct basketball and cheer clinic Dec. 7

Champions Together to conduct basketball and cheer clinic Dec. 7

Angela Qian

December 3, 2018

Champions Together will conduct the Unified Basketball and Cheer Clinic during halftime of the varsity men’s basketball game on Dec. 7 at Noblesville. Bruce Wolf, club co-sponsor and assistant athletic director, said, “(The clinic is) kind of a crowd favorite, so we like it.” Their next meetin...

Champions Together to introduce basketball clinic at meeting Friday

Champions Together to introduce basketball clinic at meeting Friday

Angela Qian

October 30, 2018

Champions Together will conduct a meeting Nov. 2. At the meeting, members will begin talking about the Unified Basketball clinic and game the club will host in December. Emily Elzinga, co-president and senior, said, “These are more low-stress events just because a lot of the planning is just making...

Champions Together to host Unified Bocce State Championship Oct. 20

Champions Together to host Unified Bocce State Championship Oct. 20

Angela Qian

October 11, 2018

Champions Together will host the Unified Bocce State Championship on Oct. 20 at Murray Stadium. According to co-president and senior Emily Elzinga, the tournament will start around 10 am. She said, “This is the statewide tournament, so there are a bunch of teams coming.” Elzinga said the teams w...

Champions Together to conduct soccer clinic Oct. 5

Champions Together to conduct soccer clinic Oct. 5

Angela Qian

October 1, 2018

On Oct. 5, Champions Together will conduct a unified soccer clinic at the Murray Stadium from 4 to 5:15 p.m. The club will invite players from the men and women’s soccer teams and have them train with the unified athletes. According to co-club sponsor Bruce Wolf, “An individual with a disabilit...

CHS ranked as a top 10 athletic program in the nation

CHS ranked as a top 10 athletic program in the nation

Sameen Siddiqui, Sports Reporter

September 21, 2017

Maxpreps, a source for high school sports, ranked CHS number 10 in the nation for best athletic programs and number one in Indiana. Student athletes said this ranking has created a different atmosphere while playing for CHS. Quarterback and senior Jake McDonald said, “People always kind of look at Carmel a...

Champions Together to host SRT convocation for student leaders on Feb. 2

Agrayan Gupta, Reporter

January 31, 2017

This Thursday, Feb. 2, during SRT, Champions Together will host a convocation for invited students. Led by seniors Grace Marchese and Nick Shaffer, the club looks to inform the students about what Champions Together is, and what they do. “We invited a diverse range of leaders within the school bec...

SHOW ME THE MONEY: We hear about athletic scholarships all the time, but how much are they actually worth?

SHOW ME THE MONEY: We hear about athletic scholarships  all the time, but how much are they actually worth?

Luke Gentile

December 12, 2016

When Kevin Stone, varsity men’s golf team member and senior, decided which college he would commit to, one factor he considered was scholarship money. “I was first offered a scholarship in the summer of 2015. The first was from Ball State University, and then (the offers) really started to pick...

THE COST OF SUCCESS: While varsity athletes excel on the court, it can take a lot of money to get to that level

THE COST OF SUCCESS: While varsity athletes excel on the court, it can take a lot of money to get to that level

Kelly Truax

December 12, 2016

Brooke Grigsby, volleyball player and junior, plays for both the Munciana Volleyball Club and CHS varsity team. Playing at Munciana Volleyball can become costly even before tournaments and practices start. “We have to pay for tryouts; tryouts this year were $500. After tryouts, we have to pay for ...