Solomon Williams, varsity football player and senior, celebrates a touchdown. Williams said he is often stereotyped as less intelligent because he plays football, but he does not let it affect his academic performance.

Athletes, assistant athletics director address stereotypes in sports, effect of Scholar Athlete program

Riley Laferriere April 22, 2022

During the football season, senior Solomon Williams was on the field throwing passes to friends or making plays under the Friday night lights. However, Williams, who plans to attend Princeton University...

Q&A with 13th nationally ranked tennis player and senior, Nishesh Basavareddy

Q&A with 13th nationally ranked tennis player and senior, Nishesh Basavareddy

Addison Joyce September 23, 2021

What would a typical day of training look like for you? “In a typical day, I wake up in the morning and do home exercises and rehab. And then I come to school. And then after school I go play...

Before going on stage for Holiday Spectacular’s first performance, Aidan Mellor, Ambassadors member and senior, and other choir members chant. The chant is a way to rid of their nervousness before performing.

As foreseen apocalyptic events quickly approach, students consider effect of superstitions, pregame rituals

Leslie Huang December 12, 2019

Aidan Mellor, Ambassadors member and senior, actively participates in the school choir, and although he said he doesn’t personally believe in superstitions, he said before each performance, choir members...

Tennis players,coaches reflect on adding recreational team, “Ex-O Squad,” to accommodate larger team size

Satvik Kandru October 25, 2018

Carmel tennis is one of the few “no-cut” sports at this school. That itself can create a problem unique to the sport: a lack of space to accommodate all of the players on the team. To combat...

Men’s tennis wins IHSAA State Championship over North Central 4-1

Men’s tennis wins IHSAA State Championship over North Central 4-1

Angela Sun, Social Media Editor October 16, 2016

For the first time since 2012, the men’s tennis team has won the IHSAA State Championship. The team beat the past three-year champion North Central 4-1 on Oct. 15 at North Central’s tennis courts....

Zoe Woods, varsity tennis player and junior, practices at Carmel Raquet Club. Woods and her teammates have been working hard to get back in shape for their potentially history-making season.

BUILDING A DYNASTY: women’s tennis team could win fourth consecutive state title for the first time with new coach

sports March 18, 2016

Both old and new faces will walk into the women’s tennis locker room this upcoming spring season. However, the team will maintain the same goal it has every year: winning the State Championship. One...

Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

sports October 9, 2015

Women’s tennis team aims  for third consecutive state title

Women’s tennis team aims for third consecutive state title

Contributor April 23, 2015

Young and new faces will be the norm as members of the women’s tennis team attempt to win a third consecutive IHSAA State championship in their upcoming season. Molly Fletchall, tennis player and senior,...

Space limitations cause men's, women's tennis teams to play in different seasons

sports March 27, 2014

  This spring, the women’s tennis team will attempt to win its second consecutive State title. However, the men’s tennis team, who fell short of winning the State title this year, had their...

Young Guns: Although many sports at this school are primarily led by seniors, some younger athletes still play the role of leader on their teams

sports May 18, 2012

Bailey Padgett, tennis player and sophomore, achieved her high goal of winning the State Championship for the first time last year. As she celebrated with her fellow tennis players after match point, she...

Men's tennis looks to continue to a second undefeated season under strong varsity leadership

sports September 14, 2011

This year’s men’s tennis team is supposed to be one of the best in school history. Following last year’s undefeated season, expectations for the team this year are high. On Aug. 24, Head Coach Mike...

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