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Playing Off the Field: Students reflect on importance, benefits, trade-offs of off-season training

Playing Off the Field: Students reflect on importance, benefits, trade-offs of off-season training

Sameen Siddiqui

May 18, 2018

For many sports, off-season training has been a vital part for student athletes to help prepare for their regular seasons. According to Joey Schmidt, varsity football outside linebacker and junior, off-season training is important because it helps athletes build their strength and speed for the following se...

CHS students reflect on the implications of healthy versus excessive exercise

CHS students reflect on the implications of healthy versus excessive exercise

News

May 19, 2016

Senior Haleigh Overshiner participates in school athletics and said she considers fitness to be an important part of her everyday life, like many CHS students. As a varsity runner on the women’s track team, Overshiner runs five to six days a week and has advanced physical conditioning (APC) classes...

Women’s track and field team works toward stronger team unity

Women’s track and field team works toward stronger team unity

Contributor

February 20, 2015

The girl’s track and field team has wrapped up their indoor training and are preparing for a strong season. According to junior Rachel Dixon, the team has worked hard this winter and will continue to this spring. “A lot of girls have been encouraging others throughout practice, including myself,...

CHS Men’s Track and Field Team Moves Outside, Prepares for a Successful Spring Season

CHS Men’s Track and Field Team Moves Outside, Prepares for a Successful Spring Season

Contributor

February 20, 2015

After spending the winter training indoors, the men’s track and field team moved their practices outside this week, getting themselves one step closer to their first IHSAA meet at the University of Indianapolis on March 6. Senior Isaac James said he has high hopes for the team this year and is excit...

Varsity Blues: How do students who take part in several sports balance them out?

Varsity Blues: How do students who take part in several sports balance them out?

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October 10, 2014

ALONG WITH CARMEL’S HIGHLY TALENTED ATHLETES, preseason practices and conditioning sessions have become part of every sport and have played huge roles in the way sports teams have performed in previous seasons. These practices are put in place to help sports teams warm up faster and hit the ground ...

Maintenance department to prepare for spring sports

Beats

March 13, 2014

According to maintenance foreman Mike Wyatt, the department will prepare for the spring season, which includes sports like track and field, baseball and softball. Wyatt said the department is responsible for preparing the scoreboards, PA system and concession stand at the stadium. Air conditioning is ...