Category Archives: Sports

Pats and Panthers look to roll into Super Bowl 50

NFC: Carolina Panthers (16-1) vs. Arizona Cardinals (14-3) This is the matchup we’ve wanted all season: the two highest scoring offenses, two of the top MVP candidates and, quite frankly,…

Bay Area’s off-season full of departures, arrivals

For both the San Francisco 49ers and Giants, the past season did not come close to meeting the expectations of the team or the fans. The Giants narrowly missed the…

Warriors slice and dice on historic winning streak

“Waaarrriiiorrsss!” chants the standing crowd at Oracle Arena in Oakland. Former, and likely future, MVP Chef Curry dribbles the ball upcourt, calling out plays to his teammates. Center Andrew Bogut…

Game of groans: Week 13 fantasy football recap

At a little under two weeks removed from a time in which we are traditionally asked to give thanks, we now reach another point in which we can reminisce on…

Third-best equestrian in state attends CHS

Dalan Laughlin, a junior at Carmel High School, is one of the best junior hunter, jumper and equitation equestrians in the state. According to the Pacific Coast Horse Shows Association,…

Padres Extend Athletic Careers

Carmel High School has a great legacy of students extending their athletic careers past the Mission Trail Athletic League. Last season, 2012 graduate Devin Pearson led the U.C. Berkeley baseball…

King’s Run: the inspiring legacy of a Carmel coach

“It’s all about stride length and stride frequency.” And if you’re coach Matt King, whose accomplishments travel in leaps and bounds and whose actions frequently change lives, these wise words…

Shoe Game carries high stakes for Padres

Coming off an exciting come-from-behind win against King City, the Carmel High football team now faces archrival Pacific Grove at 7:30 p.m. Friday in P.G. to determine whether there will…

LAX girls’ desire for CHS team escalates

Athletic director Golden Anderson says that if a sport does not exist on Carmel High School campus, it is most likely because not enough interest has been shown toward it…

Another day, another ACL: Week 8 fantasy football recap

When Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the 32nd President of the United States, said, “We have nothing to fear but fear itself,” he was obviously not considering the implications of an unexpected…