Category Archives: Sports

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…

Basketball dominant despite losing Pearson and Rudolph

Even with Devon Pearson and Hank Rudolph gone,Carmelboys’ basketball will have a strong, tall, senior-dominated team. Although height is helpful, the Padres have other factors which point to their future…

Grummon takes command of girls’ soccer

After scrambling to find a coach, the girls’ soccer team is ready to take the field under the control of newly hired coach and Whitney Grummon. While Grummon is known…

Boys’ soccer hopes for MTAL title

The boys’ soccer program is preparing for a rewarding season as the majority of the players have been playing together on a fall club team. After being defeated byNorthMontereyCountyin the…