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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


Filed under Print, Recent Updates, SPORTS, Sports Features

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...

Competition Cheerleading to cheer on football team at their sectionals on Oct. 26.

Competition Cheerleading to cheer on football team at their sectionals on Oct. 26.

Kelly Truax

October 24, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The game will take place at home against Westfield and will start at 7 p.m. For cheerleader and senior Mckenna Abbey she is looking forward to cheering at the game. “Of course I’m excited for the game because I don’t think we’ve played Westfield in all of my time at (CHS),” Abbey said. With wes...

Competition Cheerleading team to cheer on Sept. 14.

Kelly Truax

September 12, 2018


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The team practices cheers to perform for the crowd during football games. Captain and senior Taylor Gallagher said they’ve been working hard during practices. “We have really been focusing on game day and kaur competition routine. We are about to start going full out, that means we do everything w...

CHS Competitive Cheerleading Team prepares for New Palestine

CHS Competitive Cheerleading Team prepares for New Palestine

Jess Canaley

October 1, 2017


Filed under Online Only, Recent Updates, SPORTS

The CHS cheer team prepares to make the trip to New Palestine to compete in the Dragon Duel Cheerleading Championship on Saturday, Sept. 30. According to head coach Lisa Knipp, both the JV and Varsity teams are looking good with strong, but improvable skills. “We have two competition teams, a juni...

CHS welcomes coed cheer team for the first time in school history

CHS welcomes coed cheer team for the first time in school history

Ben Traylor and Kelly Truax

September 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, SPORTS

In the past, the sidelines of sporting events around the country, have been filled with teams of elite, exclusively female athletes have been an integral part of high school sports. As a result, cheerleading is one of the longest traditions showcased beside amateur and professional games. The energy...

Fall Cheerleading to compete at the Kentucky State Fair Cheerleading Competition on Aug. 27

Fall Cheerleading to compete at the Kentucky State Fair Cheerleading Competition on Aug. 27

Beats

August 26, 2016


Filed under Recent Updates, SPORTS

All week, the fall cheerleading team has been preparing for it's competition on Aug. 27. The students will be competing on the mat at 9:45 a.m, and awards are scheduled to start at 11 a.m. Before the team competes, it will do it's specific warm up. Cheerleader and sophomore Taylor Gallagher said, ...