Category Archives: Sports

CHS winter sports teams aim to dominate competition

BY QUINN SPOONER After the success of the CHS girls’ cross country, who won the Mission Trail Athletic League championship, and girls’ volleyball, the first CHS team ever to win…

Local athletes prep for NBC’s ‘American Ninja Warrior’

  BY ALEX POLETTI As the sunlight wanes on a Saturday evening, Jacob Johnsson is still scaling the homemade salmon ladder in his backyard. The Class of 2016 CHS graduate…

Muck brothers competitively sail together in Monterey

By: JACK CORDELL Salty ocean water sprays the side of the ship’s hull while wind fills the Muck brothers’ sails, pushing them towards victory as they skip across Monterey waters…

Girls cancel Powderpuff dance after regulations enforced

By: ASHA JOHNSTON The feel-good CHS tradition of Powerduff, in which the junior and senior girls play football and the boys dance as cheerleaders, while both groups also participate in…

Sports boosters president steps up to the plate

By: NINA PATEL After starting the current school year without an Athletics Boosters president, several functions of the board have changed, but things are returning to normal now that new…

Spikeball nets Carmel enthusiasm, serves up fun

By: ALEX POLETTI As the sun sets over Carmel Beach, junior George McNeely prepares his serve. He spikes a small yellow ball across a 12-inch round net to senior Robbie…

State fitness test leaves student-athletes unable to pass

Every spring, the Physical Fitness Test is issued to all freshmen by the state of California to determine whether they pass their Physical Education class. However, some Carmel High students…

Girls’ lacrosse officially starts its inaugural season at Carmel High

After a long and complicated struggle to officialize a girls’ lacrosse team at Carmel High, CHS students and parents have finally succeeded, but now the question stands: Will this newfound…

Cal grad Devin Pearson rocks Boston Red Sox

After being selected in several Major League Baseball amateur drafts, Carmel High School alum Devin Pearson has finally found his home in the pros. Not on the field, but rather…

Tennis team controls league after besting rival Stevenson

With a 5-2 battering of Monte Vista Christian on March 30, Carmel now sits atop the league rankings at 6-1 through April 4. With the season hitting full swing, the…