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The student news site of Carlisle High School


The student news site of Carlisle High School


Coach Kelley smiles big during the Big Spring game.

A Warm Welcome: Profile on Carlisle Baseball’s New Head Coach, Melvin Kelley

Sunderlyn Griffie, Staff Writer March 28, 2024

“T.E.A.M. - Together. Everyone. Achieves. More.” This mantra, brought by new baseball Coach Melvin Kelley, is the focus for this baseball season. Kelly's belief in working as a team is crucial to his...

Layton as a freshman in high school, and Layton as a freshman in college.

Grappling his Goals: Alumni Profile on Layton Schmick

Mason Neal, Staff Writer March 18, 2024

Layton Schmick is a Carlisle High School Alumni from the most recent graduating class, class of 2023. He is now wrestling for East Stroudsburg University, ESU, in his freshman year. Schmick wrestled for...

The Lady Herd gather before their meet.

The Ultimate Pin

Isabelle Berriman, Sports Editor February 27, 2024

Throughout these past couple of months of their first official PIAA season, Girls Wrestling has exemplified vast improvement and ambition. When asked how she believes their first season is going as...

Jaydon Smith flies down the key for a floater.

Carlisle puts up a valiant effort vs Cumberland Valley (Gallery)

John Smith, Staff Writer February 23, 2024

On the 8th, Carlisle went down with a fight against Cumberland Valley in possibly the most electric game of the entire season. After lagging behind for almost the whole game, the Herd got hot in the...

Left to right: Olivia Baldwin, Isaac Beals

The Class of 24′: Winter Signing Day

Sunderlyn Griffie, Staff Writer February 15, 2024

Winter Signing Day was a large success. Sixteen of Carlisle’s athletes signed on February 7th, for numerous sports, ranging in all divisions. The students also plan to pursue their academic careers....

JUST KEEP SWIMMING: Coombs swims backstroke down the lane for a first place finish.

Practice Makes Perfect: Profile on Maddy Coombs

Sunderlyn Griffie, Staff Writer January 10, 2024

The alarm goes off, it’s 5 am, and lifting starts at 6. School lets out and it is time for a two-hour swim practice. On Saturday mornings, most people are ready to dive back into bed, but Maddy Coombs...

Jaydon Smith flicks a ball in the air on the Carlisle court.

Senior Spotlight: Jaydon Smith

Isabelle Berriman, Sports Editor December 13, 2023

He shoots… and he scores! Jaydon Smith hits the court for his final season of high school basketball with a positive mindset and high hopes for success. True to his aspirations, Smith started the first...

Construction workers are laying down asphalt for the new tennis courts.

Caution, Construction Zone: The Plan for the Tennis Courts and Beyond

Mason Neal, Staff Writer December 1, 2023

As students and buses are pulling up to the school, construction workers and their machinery are pulling up to the tennis courts. Construction began on Oct 2, and the crew is hopeful to finish before the...

FEATURED: Top Row (left to right) junior Levi Smith, freshman Joshua Smith, junior Molly Renninger, and senior Cassidy Dillon
Bottom Row (left to right) freshman Julia Ring, senior Amelia Hough, sophomore Ana Bondy, and sophomore Cooper Maschmeyer are captured taking action in their sport.

Fall Sports Recap: Debriefing the Season

Sunderlyn Griffie and Isabelle Berriman November 9, 2023

The Carlisle fall sports teams started practicing early on, putting in time over the summer, through the countless hot days, and now, as the days get cooler, their season comes to a close. When asking...

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