Category Archives: Sports

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…

Winning former Catalina coach takes over Carmel High softball

After a successful nine-year run at Santa Catalina, Jim Pingree starts anew as coach of the Carmel High School softball team. Throughout his coaching career, Pingree was awarded MTAL Coach…

Swim teams ready to sink competition after undefeated MTAL wins

With Carmel High School swimming’s impressive performances over the past couple years, the CHS teams are ready to go above and beyond what they have already accomplished, and bring home…

Pool over-chlorination delays Feb. practice for CHS swim teams

Carmel High School’s swim and dive season was scheduled to officially begin water training on Jan. 30, but due to over-chlorination, the swim and dive teams were unable to start…

Brady grasps fifth ring? Not if Julio Jones, Matty Ice have their way

On Feb. 5, the Atlanta Falcons will square off with the New England Patriots in the NFL’s 51st Super Bowl, yet the tale of these two teams’ successes is of…

Padre basketball teams get coaching overhaul

As the Carmel basketball teams gear up, both girls and boys are under the leadership of new coaches. At the end of last season, girls’ coach Tom Dooner and boys’…