A New Step Up: With recent change in women’s lacrosse head coach, internal promotion trend continues

Kelly Truax

March 22, 2019

Joshua Miller, new women's lacrosse head coach, is the latest in a long trend of assistant coaches to take the head coach position when there is an opening. This trend also occurred in the past few years in tennis, volleyball, basketball and football. Despite the prevalence of this trend, Athletics Director Jim Inskeep said t...

Q&A with new football head coach John Hebert

Q&A with new football head coach John Hebert


May 27, 2015

Following the announcement that John Hebert would take over for Kevin Wright as the new head football coach, HiLite reporter Shiva Vallabhaneni sat down with Hebert and asked him a few questions. This year you were named head coach. How does that process work? Coach Wright resigned and took the posit...

Ready for Revenge

TOUCHDOWN BOUND: Quarterback and junior Michael Viktrup attempts to score a touchdown during the Homecoming game against Pike on Sept. 12. Carmel won the game 48-21.

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October 10, 2014

Last year on nov. 30, Warren Central beat the Greyhounds in a devastating loss at Lucas Oil Stadium for the State championship. Today, the Greyhounds will take on Warren Central for a rematch hoping to get back at the team who stopped them last year. Both Warren Central and the Greyhounds are undefeated...

How young is too young? Students begin weight training at young age to feel more prepared for high school athletics

How young is too young? Students begin weight training at young age to feel more prepared for high school athletics

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September 12, 2014

At the age of 13, bodybuilder and junior Jamie Dash stepped in the gym to lift weights for the first time. Dash, along with many high school athletes, began lifting free weights in middle school in order to get a step up from other high school athletes. “I had been going to the gym ever since ...

Former Carmel Wide Receiver Austin Roberts '14 Tears ACL at UCLA


August 26, 2014

Austin Roberts 14', former Carmel Wide Receiver, tore his ACL while working out the week of July 17th. He underwent surgery. His surgery is complete and he is currently recovering at home. Football head coach Kevin Wright tweeted Thursday night that he “was glad to hear that Roberts’ surgery went...

Superintendent proposes action plan, methods to implement

Superintendent Nicholas Wahl speaks to Kevin Wright, head coach of the football team, after a teacher award ceremony that took place on Nov. 1. Wahl said he hopes to increase communication with teachers, parents and students across the district. JOSEPH LEE / PHOTO


November 4, 2013

According to Superintendent Nicholas Wahl, the school board has drafted action plans for the upcoming school year. Wahl also said the first meeting for the Superintendent’s Advisory Committee would take place in November. Wahl said, “The overarching goals regarding communication, facility, fina...

New fitness center provides new technology and opportunities for physical education

Construction workers work on the new fitness center. The recently completed addition to the school will include a new weight and cardio training room and a new basketball court with a track. SCOTT LIU / PHOTO


August 14, 2013

“With the iPads on the walls, things will move a lot faster,” John Lampe, football player and senior, said of the high-end technology in CHS’s newly constructed fitness center. While there will not be Apple iPads built into the walls, more computers and possibly tablets will be features of the...

Football team finishes season with tough loss, ready and motivated for next season


October 27, 2012

The football team lost to Warren Central on Oct. 19 after three overtime periods, 24-31. Warren Central advances to second round of the Sectional against Lawrence Central. Carmel’s road ends here, but all eyes look ahead to next year, according to Heach Coach Kevin Wright. “We came out and played rea...

Football team plays rival Warren Central, strong emotions regarding Circle City Classic


September 28, 2012

The football team plays Warren Central on Sept. 29 at Lucas Oil Stadium for the Circle City Classic annual game. Carmel boasts an undefeated record, and Warren Central has a record of 3-3 with losses against Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference (MIC) opponents Terre Haute North and Ben Davis. Carmel ...

Despite returning only six starters from last year’s squad, team expects new players expected to contribute to quest for State Championship

Despite returning only six starters from last year’s squad, team expects new players expected to contribute to quest for State Championship


September 19, 2012

The football team began its season with something to prove. With only six players returning as starters, the team had some holes to fill. After hard work all spring and all summer, the men return to the field ready to get to work. According to Head Coach Kevin Wright, the coaches work with players in...

Carmel Wins Opening Game 27-7

Carmel Wins Opening Game 27-7


August 18, 2012

The Carmel greyhounds defeated the Columbus North Bulldogs 27-7, winning its opening game on Friday Aug. 17. Carmel is scheduled to play at Valparaiso on Friday Aug. 24 at 8 p.m. Varsity corner back Race Johnson said continuing last year's success "felt like a weight was lifted of (his) shoulders." Johnson said ...

Coaches use halftime speeches to motivate players


August 15, 2012

A halftime speech is a motivational speech designed to inspire players and boost the team’s performance in the second half. Some of the greatest halftime speeches ever spoken contain some of the same common elements. Each was extremely persuasive and all had carefully selected “key” words in t...