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Strategy is Key: With State quarterfinals approaching, lacrosse players, coaches explain importance of strategizing, reacting during game

Strategy is Key: With State quarterfinals approaching, lacrosse players,  coaches explain importance of strategizing, reacting during game

Caleb Shaffer

May 23, 2019

In the world of athletics, teams need strategies in order to win games, they must formulate how they’re going to attack and defend against their opponent in order to win their match. In the game of lacrosse, players must apply strategies in order to win the game. Men’s lacrosse Head Coach John Meac...

Maintenance of Murray: Users, maintenance workers of Murray Stadium discuss importance of maintaining field

Maintenance of Murray: Users, maintenance workers of Murray Stadium discuss importance of maintaining field

Satvik Kandru

May 23, 2019

As fans of both the  lacrosse and soccer teams line up in the bleachers, the glowing lights of the Murray Stadium reflect on the painted white lines that run across the field. For an average student, this might not mean much, but for maintenance worker Fred Napier these white lines are a part of a ted...

Changing Golf: Players, coaches discuss impact new golf rule changes have on team

Changing Golf: Players, coaches discuss impact  new golf rule changes have on team

Jess Canaley and Uday Lomada

May 23, 2019

The new golf rule changes  established in January 2019 forces CHS golfers to adjust to the new demands of the game. The changes include, but are not limited to, putting with the flagstick in the hole, dropping the golf ball from the knee rather than the shoulder and accidental hits when taking practices sw...

Team Wins Sectional, Advances to Regional

Team Wins Sectional, Advances to Regional

Sarah Kim

May 21, 2019

The men’s track team placed first at Sectional on last Friday. The Sectional meet was originally scheduled to be held on May 16 but was pushed back due to severe weather. The team placed first with a score of 153.5 points and will advance to Regional. Head Coach Colin Altevogt described what...

Detail-Oriented: Baseball, golf athletes put emphasis on fundamentals during off-season training

Detail-Oriented: Baseball, golf athletes put emphasis on fundamentals during off-season training

Satvik Kandru

April 19, 2019

While Dryden Schroeder, varsity baseball player and junior, is at the batting range during offseason, he relies on both fundamentals—the basic motions of the sport—and repetition to sustain skill and endurance during the winter time. “I’ve been playing sports since about third grade, and I have no...

Moving from Venezuela to Carmel opens new doors for students

Moving from Venezuela to Carmel opens new doors for students

Kassandra Darnell

April 19, 2019

Two years ago, senior Luisana Rodriguez and her mother left their home in Venezuela and moved to the United States in order to avoid the growing political and economic crisis spreading across the country. They first moved to Miami and then to Indiana, but at the time, the conditions in Venezuela wer...

The New Face of Advertising: As companies turn to new platforms for advertising, students, staff reflect on impact of social media promotions

The New Face of Advertising: As companies turn to new platforms for advertising, students, staff reflect on impact of social media promotions

Sarah Kim

March 22, 2019

Sophomore Janvi Bhatia is a brand ambassador for the popular bracelet brand Pura Vida. “I promote (Pura Vida’s) products on social media to try to raise awareness about the brand,” she said. “In recent years, they have really gained popularity and I think some of that can be attributed to th...

Deal between Carmel, PNC Bank finalized; construction of apartments expected to occur

Deal between Carmel, PNC Bank finalized; construction of apartments expected to occur

Josie Cruzan, Lillian He, Pranav Jothirajah, Sarah Kim, Maddie Kosc, and Bowen Zhou

March 22, 2019

Recently, PNC Bank, located on the northeastcorner of Rangeline Road and Main Street, has agreed to sell its land to Carmel after two years of negotiating. The land sold for 2.5 million dollars and is expected to turn into apartments and condos. According to Henry Mestetsky, executive director of the...

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

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...

Swimmers Of CHS: Swimmers recall why they started swimming, why they still do it

Swimmers Of CHS: Swimmers recall why they started swimming, why they still do it

Sarah Kim

February 22, 2019

Junior Sayjel Parikshak “When I was 2 years old, my parents signed me up to learn swimming as a survival skill. I ended up loving the water and I started taking swim lessons at a local swim club. When I was 6, the management of the club asked if they could put me on the summer swim team because I showed quite a bit of...

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

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 turning out. Everyone, besides one, advanced to Semistate so we are really excited.” Head Coach...

Scouting for the Future: Students, community members explore what drives some students to stay, some to quit Girl Scouts

Scouting for the Future: Students, community members explore what drives some students to stay, some to quit Girl Scouts

Tara Kandallu, Sarah Kim, Angela Li, and Raphael Li

January 24, 2019

For Sapna Nakshatri, Girl Scouts and junior, Girl Scouts has always been an integral part of her life. She joined the program in second grade and started out her experience with Troop 1500. Even when the troop’s leader quit after her sophomore year, Nakshatri continued on with the program by joini...