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Q & A: Football player Zach Gish’s perspective on homecoming

Q & A: Football player Zach Gish’s perspective on homecoming

Kiersten Riedford

October 1, 2019

What is of more importance to you, the game or the homecoming week and the festivities? The game. As a football player all 4 years, I think the coaches have just drilled into our heads that the homecoming festivities are fun, but it’s the football team’s job to win on Friday night. Without a ...

Pep Up for the Pep Rally: Students should maintain the homecoming spirit by appreciating the pep rally

Natalie Khamis

September 26, 2019

Homecoming has an odd effect on students. I have noticed that people seem happier during homecoming week as if they are excited about attending school for once in their lives. The time and creativity that goes into choosing themed outfits goes beyond the normal sweatshirt and legging combination seen th...

Step Up to Sexual Assault: Administration, students focus on importance of new sexual assault prevention presentation

Step Up to Sexual Assault: Administration, students focus on importance of new sexual assault prevention presentation

Kassandra Darnell

September 20, 2019

Logan Sandlin, varsity track and junior varsity cross-country runner and senior, sits among his teammates in the auditorium before practice as he listens to the “Step Up to Stop Sexual Assault” presentation. The presentation is a new program being presented to the athletics and performing arts department...

Football Fanatics: Casual fans should be more open to participating in fantasy football

Football Fanatics: Casual fans should be more open to participating in fantasy football

Misha Rekhter

September 21, 2018

An ever-growing industry, fantasy sports have reached a fever pitch in the past few years. According to the Fantasy Sports Trade Association, an organization that has provided fantasy sports news and information since 1998, fantasy sports have become a $7.22 billion industry with 59.3 million Americans p...

The Concussion Crisis: CHS football players, trainers discuss how to solve, overcome concussion problem in football

The Concussion Crisis: CHS football players, trainers discuss how to solve, overcome concussion problem in football

Misha Rekhter

August 15, 2018

The crunch of the hit is the hardest to hear, the most devastating sound for the audience to bear. The mashing of bodies is haunting as the players hurl their collection of muscle and bone at one another with devastating force. Each play is a battle for survival, bringing with it a large dosage of ri...

Sports Briefs: August 15th, 2018

Uday Lomada

August 15, 2018

The excerpt has been updated to correctly reflect DeShaun Holder's motto.  ...

Playing Off the Field: Students reflect on importance, benefits, trade-offs of off-season training

Playing Off the Field: Students reflect on importance, benefits, trade-offs of off-season training

Sameen Siddiqui

May 18, 2018

For many sports, off-season training has been a vital part for student athletes to help prepare for their regular seasons. According to Joey Schmidt, varsity football outside linebacker and junior, off-season training is important because it helps athletes build their strength and speed for the following se...

Column: The Pressure of High School Sports Recruiting

Column: The Pressure of High School Sports Recruiting

Caleb Shaffer

February 2, 2018

Recruiting for high school sports is one of the most unrelenting processes for almost every high school in America. College institutions continually scout out the next wave of talent in each high school’s graduating class. Student athletes as young as 6 years old receive scholarship offers from college...