Category Archives: Sports

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…

Kaepernick leads 49ers to disappunting season

San Francisco 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s 2015 performance, or lack thereof, has evidently prompted significant changes to the 49ers lineup as head coach Jim Tomsula and offensive coordinator Geep Chryst…

Craig Johnston inducted into Cal Poly Hall of Fame

“Now watch Craig Johnston throw on the dead run here. He’s sprinting out to his right, he keeps moving…he throws that ball with perfect timing.” Play-by-play, the announcer’s voice rings…

Fantasy football season shreds dreams and ACL

It was the best of times, it was the worst times. As the countdown clock on NFL RedZone hit zero, you finally had faith that 2015 was the year for…

Field use conflicts could be solved with lights

Since last spring, there have been changes in Carmel High School’s computer science department with the addition of the yearlong course of Computer Science Principles-Mobile and the omission of the…

Pepé Reyes wins travel soccer championship

While everyone was at home relaxing this past summer, 17-year-old José “Pepé” Reyes was out practicing with his championship-winning travel soccer team. Pepé Reyes has been playing soccer since he…

Fouls called on powderpuff over the years

“You know what to do with that big fat butt, wiggle, wiggle, wiggle,” booms from the speakers at a senior girls’ powderpuff rally rehearsal the week before it is set…