Category Archives: Sports

Cheerleading team competes to reach new heights

We see them around school on game days, sporting glittery red outfits and sparkling silver pom-poms. Beyond that, a spirit radiates from the Carmel High School cheerleaders that many people…

Exploring Carmel’s longstanding surf culture

Despite Carmel High’s close proximity to the beach, a lasting surf culture at CHS seems to be fading. Many CHS students claim to be surfers, but few are brave enough…

Sports medicine program helps students find their passion

Ever since he was taken out of the basketball season by a torn ligament against Harker School, sophomore William Kehoe has spent an hour every day in the Sports Medicine…

North Country teacher named CHS track coach

Since the December departure of long-time legend John Ables as coach of the prolific track and field program at CHS, many locals have wondered about the direction of the team…

Baseball team optimistic about bright prospects for spring season

Players not involved in a winter sport reported to baseball practice Monday, but it is shaping up to be a challenging season for the Padres, after losing five starting seniors,…

Beloved Carmel coach takes helm of varsity softball team

With freshly dragged dirt and crisply drawn chalk lines, the softball field at CarmelMiddle School lies in wait for the upcoming 2013 season. While every batter hopes to go 3-for-3…

Carmel High alum returns to coach boys’ varsity swimming

Following the departure of Conrad Kohrs, the CHS boys’ swim coach for the past 17 years who announced he was stepping down from the job to focus on his club…

New coach, new mentality to Carmel lacrosse in 2013

The CHS lacrosse team had its best year on record last year, beating Stevenson and winning the MTAL title for the first time in school history. After losing only a…

Sports concussions take toll on players

The clock was winding down in the Shoe Game. Sophomore quarterback Connor Marden spotted his receiver, junior Thomas Spanos. He let the ball fly and increased the  Padre score by…

Fellowship of Christian Athletes sets sights globally

It’s lunchtime on a Tuesday, and classroom 27 is filling up for another Fellowship of Christian Athletes meeting.  Students exchange friendly greetings and helps themselves to complimentary cookies until senior…