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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...

Student athletes explain pressures involved with having parents featured on Wall of Fame

Student athletes explain pressures involved with having parents featured on Wall of Fame

Sarah Kim

November 16, 2018


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS, Women's Cross-Country

Cross-country running, like many other sports, is an activity that children often begin at a young age. With programs such as Pups Running, elementary school students who participate often feed into the high school teams. For many of those students, like Emma Cappella, cross-country runner and sophomore...

Despite controversial Nike ad, CHS sports uniforms stay with Nike brand

Despite controversial Nike ad,  CHS sports uniforms stay with Nike brand

Sameen Siddiqui

October 25, 2018


Filed under Football, Recent Updates, SPORTS

On sept. 5, nike released its "Just Do It” ad featuring National Football League (NFL) quarterback Colin Kaepernick; Kaepernick attracted controversy for kneeling during the national anthem during the 2016 NFL season, which he did to protest racial injustice. Which spurred a lot of mixed reactions ...

A New Light: When building new elementary school, officials should consider number of windows

A New Light: When building new elementary school, officials should consider number of windows

Kelly Truax

October 25, 2018


Filed under PERSPECTIVES, Print, Recent Updates

Each morning I arrive at school before the sun is up, attend each of my Gold Day classes without a single window and finally see the sun after 3:05 as I’m leaving the building to head to my car. Some days, I do decide to change my normal routine and make an effort to walk on the catwalk, in an effort...

Crowds energize football players on the field

Leslie Huang

October 25, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Recent Updates, SPORTS

On Sept. 28, the annual Homecoming football game at CHS took place against Ben Davis. Students gathered across the stadium to cheer on the players and push the team to victory. While the roars of students echoed across the field, defensive tackle and senior Miles Flynn stayed focused on the game and assisted...