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Members of the wrestling team put on their gear before practice. Harel Halevi, varsity wrestler and senior, said he believes contracting the virus while wrestling is less likely than it seems because athletes meet only a few people at each meet on top of the many new safety procedures.

Wrestling team begins season amid pandemic, practices new safety procedures

Hannah Baer November 19, 2020

For all sports, everything including practices, games and matches has changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Carmel wrestling team has also been adapting to new rules and regulations. In order to prevent...

Amit Manchella, track runner and sophomore, eats lunch at school before going to practice in the afternoon. Manchella said that his diet's purpose is to keep at his current weight.

Since March is national nutrition month, athletes, coaches speak out on the importance of nutrition, health management during the season and the off-season.

Aniket Biswal February 21, 2020

said he devotes a lot of time toward keeping his body fit for wrestling. Because of this, he said he takes particular care of his nutrition and makes sure he is eating healthy.  He said, “During...

Sophomore Harel Halevi prepares for practice. Halevi said that even after the school tournament season is over, many will still continue to train as part of the club season.

Team has players advance to regional, hope for success at Semistate

Sarah Kim February 9, 2019

The Carmel Wrestling team placed first at the Regional tournament on Feb. 2. Sophomore Harel Halevi discussed the happenings of the tournament. “We were really happy with how Regionals ended up...

Sophomore Harel Halevi hydrates before practice. The team needs to drink a certain amount of water to make weights.

Team places second at meet, continues to train

Sarah Kim December 4, 2018

The Wrestling team placed 2nd at a meet on Dec. 1. Head Coach Ed Pendowski said, “This weekend was a really good program win, the team finished in second, but we still had four returning semi-state...

Team expecting great season, defeats Lebanon at first meet

Sarah Kim November 27, 2018

 The Wrestling team defeated Lebanon 63-6. Sophomore Harel Halevi talked about the outcome of the meet and his expectations for the season. “I feel like the win was a decent start, but we definitely...

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