Monthly Archives: April 2017

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…

High-achieving junior cyclist rides her way into two sponsorships

“Before [winning last year’s NorCal league competition], I was just a number in a sea of other numbers,” recalls Carmel High junior Mallory Roberts as she reflects upon a definitive…

Exploring the live action evolution of ‘Assassins’ at Carmel High

“I saw the lights come over the hill and down as they continued to look for me. I got out of my car, locked it, left my stuff behind and…

Soundtrack to hit musical ‘La La Land’ a stand-alone masterpiece

In most movies, the soundtrack is merely background music, often taking a backseat to other parts of the production. However, in musical movie “La La Land,” the soundtrack takes the…

Mr. Padre competition returns with style, talent and poise

The Mr. Padre competition, an event where junior and senior boys compete with athleticism, talent, fashion and poise in hopes of winning a ticket to prom, returned to Carmel High…

Hollow shell of original, ‘Ghost’ just delivers gorgeous visuals

A strange sense of relief and perplexity filled my mind as the screen faded to black and the credits rolled. While I was trying to override any bias I carried…

Record-breaking Coachella Music Festival appeals to Padres

Every spring, a multi-thousand person pilgrimage to the Empire Polo grounds in Indio, California, takes place. Donning trendy outfits, Camelbaks and a love for music, attendees to the April 14-23…