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Members of the men’s varsity soccer team win against North Central on Sep.15, feel excited, ready for game against Pike on Sep. 22

Daniel Kim

September 22, 2020

On Sep. 15, members of the men’s varsity soccer team won against North Central 1-0. According to Jim Inskeep, minutes before the game ended, both teams were rallying the ball back and forth with our school being able to keep the lead all the way to the end. Chase Havice, varsity soccer player and jun...

Coach, players feel ready for upcoming game against North Central on Sep. 15 despite canceled, delayed practices

Members of the men’s varsity soccer team put on their gear and get ready for practice. Chase Havice, men’s varsity soccer player and junior, said not too much has changed from before the pandemic and he believes he has a really good team this year.

Daniel Kim

September 14, 2020

Ever since the pandemic struck, multiple sports clubs, teams, championships, and games have been postponed or stopped altogether; however, sports teams are starting to make a comeback and playing just as well as they used to, if not better. The men’s varsity soccer team is an example of that. For C...

Men’s varsity soccer ties with Guerin Catholic

Max Guidry, soccer player and senior, celebrates with a teammate after a goal. Guidry and his teammates tied with Guerin Catholic.

Adam Spensley

October 22, 2019

The men’s varsity soccer team tied with Guerin Catholic with a score of 1-1. The tie moves the team’s record to 8-3-3 for the season. Babacar Diatta, soccer player and senior, said he believes the team played well overall.  “We played well against Guerin and created some chances but we were un...

Men’s soccer defeats Harrison High School 

Max Guidry, soccer player and senior, kicks the ball downfield. Guidry and his teammates defeated Harrison High School 5-0.

Adam Spensley

October 22, 2019

The men’s soccer team beat Harrison High School by a score of 5-0. One of the team’s more impressive performances, their record now improves to 9-3-3. Babacar Diatta, soccer player and senior, said he believes the team had one of their better performances, offensively. “We played very well moving the ba...

Men’s soccer season ends with Sectional loss to Zionsville

Sebastian Penix, soccer player and senior, keeps his eyes on a pass. Penix and his teammates ended their season with a Sectional loss to Zionsville by a score of 2-1.

Adam Spensley

October 22, 2019

The 2019 season for the men’s soccer team ended with a loss to Zionsville by a score of 2-1. The team finished with a record of 9-4-3. Babacar Diatta, soccer player and senior, said he believes the team had some challenges with keeping possession of the ball and moving it up the field. “We had d...

Increase in men’s soccer game attendance helped soccer team throughout season

Uday Lomada

October 25, 2018

As of late, the small stands of Murray Stadium have been filling up for the men’s soccer team whenever they play. As cheering has been louder and louder for every game they play, the players and coaches alike have noticed its effect and appreciated it. “The bigger the crowd, the more jacked up the...

Men’s soccer focuses on defense in Sectional game against Pike High School

Uday Lomada

October 3, 2018

 After a successful regular season and a close game with Pike High School only two weeks earlier, the CHS Men’s soccer team readies up for the state season in their first sectionals match.            “We had played (Pike High School) earlier in the season and they had scored a late goal o...

Men’s Soccer Loses to Brebeuf in Sectional

Jack Gerrard, varsity soccer player and junior, plays in a game against Warren Central on Sept. 14. Carmel won the game against Warren Central 3-0.

Alina Husain

October 4, 2017

The Carmel men’s soccer team went head-to-head against Brebeuf in the first round of the Sectional on Oct. 3. The final score was Brebeuf 2, CHS 1. According to Head Coach Shane Schmidt, the team’s ultimate goal for the season was to advance to and ultimately win a State Championship. “Well ...

Men’s soccer faces Pike on Sept. 19

Ben Godden, varsity soccer player and senior, congratulates his teammate on scoring a goal against Warren Central on Sept. 14. Carmel won the game against Warren Central 3-0.

Alina Husain, Acumen Editor-in-Chief

September 20, 2017

The Carmel men’s soccer team will play Pike on Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. at Murray Stadium. Carmel’s team is currently ranked 17th in the state, while their competitor Pike is ranked 68th. The men’s soccer team is also coming into the game with significant momentum as they have won five of their last...

Student athletes come back better than ever after suffering from major medical problems

“I’m definitely mentally stronger, but I think everyone gets mentally stronger. I mean you have to be mentally strong when you go through chemotherapy, but also I look at life in a whole different perspective now, especially because I wasn’t given that great of a chance to live, and you just get a sense of what’s really important, like family and what’s maybe not that important.” - Matt Cooper

Alina Husain, Reporter

March 17, 2017

For most CHS students, Feb. 16, 2016 was just another normal day, but for Matt Cooper, student athlete and senior, it was a day that would change the rest of his life. On that day, Cooper was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia. The diagnosis presented Cooper with a low chance of survival, and it...

FAMILY MATTERS

FAMILY MATTERS

Ben Traylor and Jess Canaley

November 17, 2016

In most athletic situations at school, families can participate as spectators, watching their sibling or child compete from the sidelines. However, for a few at CHS, being involved in sports is their opportunity to compete and grow with their family members on the same court or field. For these fami...

DOUBLE TROUBLE: CHS athletes play a second sport to become better athletes, teammates

DOUBLE TROUBLE: CHS athletes play a second sport  to become better athletes, teammates

Jess Canaley, Reporter

October 13, 2016

    Players state and nation -wide are becoming less sport-specific and more all-around athletes. Many students at CHS have developed a primary and secondary sport, such as track and cross country, to keep conditioned year-round, a habit that is more frequently being designated as      desirabl...