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Going the Extra Mile: Carmel runners prepare in various ways for Indy Mini Marathon this May

Going the Extra Mile: Carmel runners prepare in various ways for Indy Mini Marathon this May

Sarah Kim

February 22, 2019


Filed under Men's Track and Field, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Spring Sports, Women's Track and Field

Even for student athletes who participate in cross-country and track, running a distance as long as 13.1 miles can seem quite daunting. This is the case for Mia Bruder, cross-country runner and sophomore. Bruder started running for CHS in her freshman year and developed a love for the sport. With e...

Wrestle with this: As success of CHS wrestling team continues to grow, athletes share insight on physicality of wrestling

Wrestle with this: As success of CHS wrestling team continues to grow, athletes share insight on physicality of wrestling

Jess Canaley

February 22, 2019


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Not only is wrestling the oldest sport on Earth, dating back to cave drawings from 3,000 B.C, but it is also considered one of the most physical sports on the planet. According to LiveStrong, wrestling is in the top 10 list of most physical sports. Both physical and mental preparation peak during wr...

Winter Cheerleading will encourage the men’s basketball team as they play Fort Wayne Dwenger on Feb. 22

Winter Cheerleading will encourage the men’s basketball team as they play Fort Wayne Dwenger on Feb. 22

Kelly Truax

February 21, 2019


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The men’s basketball game will be held at home in the varsity gym and the game will start at 7:30 p.m. The game will also be the men’s basketball team’s senior night. Nicole Vetter, blue winter cheerleading team head coach, said she created a goal for her team to reach throughout the season. ...

Winter Cheerleading team’s kids clinic is rescheduled for Feb 16

Winter Cheerleading team’s kids clinic is rescheduled for Feb 16

Kelly Truax

February 10, 2019


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

Due to recent weather, the winter cheerleading team rescheduled their kids clinic event, originally scheduled for Jan 19, to Feb 16. Elie Anania, gold winter cheerleader and junior, will be helping at the event. “Our biggest event, it was supposed to be this past weekend, but it got postponed beca...

Winter Cheerleading to support the women’s basketball team as they compete in regionals on Feb. 9

Winter Cheerleading to support the women’s basketball team as they compete in regionals on Feb. 9

Kelly Truax

February 7, 2019


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The women’s basketball game will start at 8 p.m. at Kokomo high school. The blue winter cheer team has been preparing for the event during practices this week. Nicole Vetter, blue winter cheer team head coach, explained what a typical game schedule is for the team. “For a home game, we’ll get here...

Flipping Between Sports: Cheerleading, diving teams use similar skills; CHS athletes participate in both

Flipping Between Sports: Cheerleading, diving teams use similar  skills; CHS athletes participate in both

Sarah Kim, Sports Reporter

January 24, 2019


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Women's Swimming and Diving

Sophomore Jenna Springirth takes a deep breath and then flips through the air. The water folds around her as she finishes her perfectly executed dive. Springirth is a member of this year’s women’s swimming and diving team, but she is also a member of the varsity competition cheerleading squad.  At fi...

Winter cheerleading will support the women’s basketball team on Dec. 21.

Winter cheerleading will support the women’s basketball team on Dec. 21.

Kelly Truax

December 19, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The game will be held at home and start at 7:30 p.m. in the Eric Clark Activity Center. The women’s basketball team will be playing Lawrence Central High School. Becca Counen, winter cheerleader and junior, said what the cheerleaders have been working on during practices in preparation for the game...

Women’s basketball team benefits from strong role model coach

Women’s basketball team benefits from strong role model coach

Jess Canaley

December 13, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

Player Reagan Hune has played basketball for as long as she can remember. In elementary school, she played for the Carmel Pup’s team and continued her passion at Creekside Middle School. Her hard work in years past culminated to four successful seasons of high school basketball at CHS. As a current...

Wrestling team participates in community service projects, claims it bonds team members

Satvik Kandru

December 13, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Throughout this fall and winter, wrestlers have learned to reflect on their role not only as wrestlers, but as contributing members of the Carmel community. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, volunteering rates among teens ages 14 to 19 was 19 percent in Indiana. A new federal study show...

Winter Cheerleading will support the men’s basketball team as they head to Southport to play Jeffersonville on Dec. 8.

Winter Cheerleading will support the men’s basketball team as they head to Southport to play Jeffersonville on Dec. 8.

Kelly Truax

December 4, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The game will be held at Southport and will start at 1:30 p.m. Nicole Vetter, Blue Varsity head coach, explained what the cheerleaders are working on in during practices to improve. “During practice, we have been focusing on more difficult stunts, and gaining the skills as a whole team,” Vetter sa...

Winter Cheerleading will encourage fans to cheer on the women’s basketball team Dec. 7.

Winter Cheerleading will encourage fans to cheer on the women’s basketball team Dec. 7.

Kelly Truax

December 4, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

According to cheerleader and senior Sammie Roger, the stunt groups have focused on improving their skills in preparation for the game. Roger said she likes having fans to encourage and cheer for and is looking forward to this season as it is her last. “I love to cheer at home games with my friends...