Tag Archives: Grace Liang

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…

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…

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…

‘Well-rounded’ college applications no longer ideal, counselors say

Of the persistent myths and misconceptions surrounding the college application process, there is perhaps none more pervasive than the myth of the “well-rounded” student. Conventional wisdom holds that colleges seek…

Residents ring in New Year with First Night celebration

As a kaleidoscope of activities, colors, lights, musical entertainment and performances unfolds during this year’s First Night Monterey, the streets of historic downtown Monterey are reawakened with a festive breath…

Sanctuary Rock Gym prepares for bouldering competition

As the weekend approaches, many go out to enjoy a night out with friends or are putting off homework until the last possible minute; however, some are preparing for an…

Teens work together for campus diversity

Situated in a secluded corner of Carmel High lies the Diversity Club, the meeting place of students who wish to cultivate a greater spirit of diversity within the school’s social…