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Follow the signs: CHS students use ASL beyond classroom in sports

Follow the signs: CHS students use ASL beyond classroom in sports

Olivia Childress

February 22, 2019

Senior Taylor Gallagher saw herself in the cheerleaders as they flipped through the air. Having cheered for seven years, she knew what was required from an assistant coach. But as familiar as she was with the sport, there was one large difference between her past experiences with cheer and the one th...

Superbowl Showdown: With Super Bowl LIII on Feb. 3, students, staff discuss celebrity involvement in politics, fan loyalty

Superbowl Showdown: With Super Bowl LIII on Feb. 3, students, staff discuss celebrity involvement in politics, fan loyalty

Ashwin Prasad

January 24, 2019

The issue of celebrity politics is still at the forefront the entertainment world as the calendar flips to 2019. In the midst of another politically-charged awards season, Super Bowl LIII and its halftime show performer, Maroon 5 will only support the National Football League (NFL) and the controversies s...

Athletes and Precedents: Fans, media often put too much pressure on athletes, should recognize athletes can make mistakes

January 24, 2019

As an avid fan of professional sports, I have always observed how the media, or even the public as a whole, scrutinizes athletes when they make a certain wrongdoing. Today, professional athletes are met with extreme pressure and are essentially put under a lense by fans and media everywhere; these athl...

Carmel Dads Club fall season coming to a close

Carmel Dads Club fall season coming to a close

Jesse Cooper

October 29, 2018

Come Nov. 1, the Carmel Dads Club (CDC) fall sports season will come to an end, and the winter basketball season will begin. Jack Beery, President of CDC said “The highlights (of the fall season) would be strong participation and tremendous sportsmanship.” Maggie Killian, CDC soccer player and sophomore say...

Carmel Dads Club winter basketball registration has opened

Carmel Dads Club winter basketball registration has opened

Jesse Cooper

October 1, 2018

Carmel Dads Club (CDC) winter basketball registration opened September first, and depending what division you sign up for, close late November. Jack Beery, President of CDC encourages students to play a sport sometime during the school year, “We have all different levels of competition, and...

Respect The Game: With the start of golf season, CHS students should acknowledge athletic ability, numerous skills required to play golf

Respect The Game: With the start of golf season, CHS students should  acknowledge athletic ability, numerous skills required to play golf

Satvik Kandru, Reporter

April 20, 2018

I have played golf since i was seven years old and developed a passion for the sport over the years. However, I endured a wide amount of criticism. I have learned how society perceives golf not as a sport but a hobby. A good amount of people seem to think that golf isn’t a sport solely because of...

Column: The Pressure of High School Sports Recruiting

Column: The Pressure of High School Sports Recruiting

Caleb Shaffer

February 2, 2018

Recruiting for high school sports is one of the most unrelenting processes for almost every high school in America. College institutions continually scout out the next wave of talent in each high school’s graduating class. Student athletes as young as 6 years old receive scholarship offers from college...

Charitable Scores: Athletes discuss efforts to give back using sports

Charitable Scores: Athletes discuss efforts to give back using sports

Caleb Shaffer

October 26, 2017

Texans player J. J. Watt recently grabbed the nation’s attention when he raised over $37 million for the victims of Hurricane Harvey by collecting donations from over 200,000 people. This money has gone towards items such as food and water for the victims affected by the hurricane. Locally, CHS spo...

School vs. Sports: CHS students struggle to balance academics, athletics

School vs. Sports: CHS students struggle to balance academics, athletics

Misha Rekhter

September 21, 2017

Slowly but surely, the days of the gladiator have been swept to the wayside and the age of the modern, intellectual warrior has emerged. As such, the evolution of sports has been drastically altered by the structural changes in society. Today, it is commonly understood that for many high school athletes,...