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Wrestling sees positive impact of new additions to the team

Wrestling  sees positive impact of new additions to the team

Claire Whalen, Sports Writer

January 18, 2018


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The Carlisle High School boys wrestling team is working extremely hard to have a good season, even though they felt as though they didn’t have as many players as they should.  This made it hard for them last season.   Working hard they finished up last season with 6 wins and 6 losses.  One of t...

Winter Sports Scores

Winter Sports Scores

Meg Tate, Sports Editor

January 16, 2018


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Boys Basketball: 12/08/17 Carlisle- 78 vs. Southwestern- 74 (W) 12/09/17 Carlisle- 46 vs. Hempfield- 62 (L) 12/12/17 Carlisle- 56 vs. Central Dauphin- 27 (W) 12/14/17 Carlisle- 63 vs. Mifflin County- 40 (W) 12/18/17 Carlisle- 41 vs. Chambersburg- 40 (W) 12/20/17 Carlisle- 55 vs. Harrisburg-...

December Athlete of the Month: Josie Carlton

December Athlete of the Month: Josie Carlton

Meg Tate, Sports Editor

December 21, 2017


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Senior Josie Carlton has been competing on the CHS cheer teams for the past three years.  This year she captained the winter cheer team to a third straight state competition appearance.  They competed at the district competition on December 9 and they placed fourth.  We recently had the chance to...

Rising stars: CHS underclassmen participate on varsity sports teams

Rising stars: CHS underclassmen participate on varsity sports teams

Heidi Heinlein, Sports Writer

December 14, 2017


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A freshman playing on a varsity sports team is not a common event, but Carlisle High School has those very talented, young athletes who do participate in varsity sports. Although, making varsity is not an easy task to accomplish. With each level, the game gets harder and more competitive. Julian...

Boys basketball prepares in preseason

Boys basketball prepares in preseason

Claire Whalen, Sports Writer

December 7, 2017


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Even though there are designated seasons for all the sports at the school for when they compete, that doesn’t mean that the work ends there.  Sports teams at Carlisle High School, like boys basketball, have off-season training.  This fall, the boys have been using this time to prepare for the up...

Jump and shout: CHS cheer switches seasons

Jump and shout: CHS cheer switches seasons

Heidi Heinlein, Sports Writer

November 28, 2017


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"Jump up, sky high! Tip it to the Herd guy!" If you've heard this before, then you've seen the Carlisle High School fall and winter cheer program. These athletes are there to help cheer on our sports teams and hype up the Herd fans. Fall season includes football games. The cheerleaders attend...

New coach on the court: Scott Mitchell (Q&A)

New coach on the court: Scott Mitchell (Q&A)

Cayla Abbey, Sports Writer

November 16, 2017


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This year, there will be a new face on the girls basketball bench: new varsity coach, Scott Mitchell.  Mitchell is also a Probability and Statistics teacher at the high school. A former high school player himself, Mitchell has high hopes for a successful season. Q: Have you coached girls basketball...

Volleyball double take: Regis twins finish their senior season

Volleyball double take: Regis twins finish their senior season

Heidi Heinlein, Sports Writer

October 29, 2017


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The Regis twins, Yanna (middle hitter) and Shay (opposite and outside hitter), are known for being big players for the volleyball program. After playing volleyball for six years and varsity for all four years of their high school career, they will be graduating in 2018 and taking new paths in the fut...

Boys cross country returns to Districts for 10th consecutive year

Boys cross country returns to Districts for 10th consecutive year

Claire Whalen, Sports Editor

October 27, 2017


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The beginning of this year's cross country season was an adjustment for the team.  They lost some of their top runners from last year, such as Noah Affolder who had set a new school record, Sam Affolder, and Isaac Kole. While starting this season might have been a little bit different without these run...

Girls soccer qualifies for Districts for the first time in five seasons

Girls soccer qualifies for Districts for the first time in five seasons

Cayla Abbey, Sports Writer

October 27, 2017


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With an overall record of 8-10 (5-7 in league play) and a spot in Districts for the first time since 2012, the girls soccer team is considering their season to be a success.    Lindsey Shughart, a senior midfielder who is also one of the team’s captains said, “It feels really good; I’m so h...

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