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Participation Problem: Despite decreases in high school sports participation seen in national trends, CHS athletics continue to show increases in participation

Participation Problem: Despite decreases in high school sports participation seen in  national trends, CHS athletics continue to show increases in participation

Aniket Biswal

October 24, 2019

Recently, a study conducted by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) found there has been a significant drop in teenage sport participation from 2018 to 2019. In fact, there were about 43,000 fewer teens playing sports in 2019 than in 2018, 70% of which were from football. This is ...

Women’s cross-country looking ahead to Flashrock Invitational

Women’s cross-country looking ahead to Flashrock Invitational

Satvik Kandru

October 22, 2019

The women’s cross-country team will compete in the Flashrock Invitational on Sept. 21. The team is coming off of a first place finish at the Marion Invitational, ousting county rivals Noblesville and Fishers. “This season has shown great improvement for our varsity roster,” said Phoebe Bates,...

Women’s cross-country preparing for Nike Valley Twilight meet and Sectionals

Women’s cross-country preparing for Nike Valley Twilight meet and Sectionals

Satvik Kandru

October 22, 2019

The women’s cross-country team will compete in both the Nike Valley Twilight meet and Sectionals. These will take place on Oct. 5 and Oct. 12, respectively. The team is coming off of a first place finish at the Metropolitan Interscholastic Conference (MIC) championship. “We had a pretty convincing win a...

Running Start: Cross country runners explain importance of pre season training and bonding done during weeklong summer team camp

Running Start: Cross country runners explain importance of pre season training and bonding done during weeklong summer team camp

sarah kim

August 13, 2019

On the last Monday of July, one hundred girls on the women’s cross country team pile into school buses with their duffel bags. They are headed towards Lincoln State Park for their annual summer team camp. Half an hour later, the men’s team load their buses headed towards Rose Hulman University. Acco...

CHS Girls’ Cross Country End High School Season with Fourth Place at State

Jess Canaley

November 15, 2018

The CHS girls’ cross country team has recently completed its tournament season for the Indiana High School Athletics Association (IHSAA) with a fourth-place award at State. In the post-season, the team then raced in the Nike Regional race, however, didn’t qualify for Nike Nationals. Several indi...

CHS Women’s Cross Country Team Finishes Fourth in Regionals, Advances to Semi-State

CHS Women’s Cross Country Team Finishes Fourth in Regionals, Advances to Semi-State

Jess Canaley

October 21, 2018

The women’s cross country team continues in its tournament season, going strong, after a fourth place award in a good-weathered Regional meet this past saturday. Brebeuf and Pike provided major sources of competition, according to Head Coach Andy Dalton. Last year Brebeuf beat CHS in the Regional rac...

CHS Women’s Cross Country Team Headed to MIC Championship Meet Sat. Sept. 22

CHS Women’s Cross Country Team Headed to MIC Championship Meet Sat. Sept. 22

Jess Canaley

September 21, 2018

On Sept. 22 at 9 a.m., the CHS women’s cross country team will begin the MIC Championship meet. According to head coach Andy Dalton, the team is looking strong, and with good weather ahead for the meet, he expects a good performance from his runners. This year’s main competition for the team in the...

Women’s cross country wraps up season, looks ahead to postseason

Women’s cross country wraps up season, looks ahead to postseason

Ben Traylor

October 10, 2017

After completing the regular season atop the MIC, the women’s cross country team is preparing for the Sectional post-season playoff for the chance to advance to Regionals the following weekend. Both matchups will take place at White River Elementary School in Noblesville, beginning Oct. 14.  “A go...

Cross-country team prepares to bounce back in stacked weekend

Ben Traylor, Reporter

September 23, 2017

Following a tight run for first place at the Trinity Invitational in Louisville last Saturday, the women's cross-country team is preparing for a weekend in Indianapolis against only MIC opponents. On Sept. 16, the Greyhounds fell short of first to Centerville by just three points and was led by soph...

New Coach, Same Goals: Cross country coaches and athletes discuss the legacy of old head coach and plans with the new one.

New Coach, Same Goals: Cross country coaches and athletes discuss the legacy of old head coach and plans with the new one.

Ben Traylor, Sports Reporter

August 16, 2017

This seventh consecutive state championship, as well as a fourth-place finish in the 2016 Nike Cross Nationals, Mark Ellington of the women’s cross country team will not be returning this upcoming season as Head Coach, citing family reasons to retire after eight years. “Being a high school head coach could very...

Student athletes come back better than ever after suffering from major medical problems

Student athletes come back better than ever after suffering from major medical problems

Alina Husain, Reporter

March 17, 2017

For most CHS students, Feb. 16, 2016 was just another normal day, but for Matt Cooper, student athlete and senior, it was a day that would change the rest of his life. On that day, Cooper was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia. The diagnosis presented Cooper with a low chance of survival, and it...

FAMILY MATTERS

FAMILY MATTERS

Ben Traylor and Jess Canaley

November 17, 2016

In most athletic situations at school, families can participate as spectators, watching their sibling or child compete from the sidelines. However, for a few at CHS, being involved in sports is their opportunity to compete and grow with their family members on the same court or field. For these fami...