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  • January 10The Carlisle Area School District will be closed January 21 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

  • January 10Winterball will take place on Saturday, January 26, from 7-10 pm.

  • January 10WinterWeek is back, and will take place from January 22 to January 25.

CHS tennis smashes Mechanicsburg (Photos)

CHS tennis smashes Mechanicsburg (Photos)

Ashley Ivanoff, Perspectives Editor

April 13, 2018


Filed under Media, Photos, Sports

This Tuesday, April 11, Carlisle boys tennis swept the courts with a 5-0 win over Mechanicsburg Area High School. They fought for each of their wins and, despite losing a few points, secured a winning score.

Girls track team gets historic win over Cumberland Valley

Girls track team gets historic win over Cumberland Valley

Claire Whalen, Sports Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Ask an athlete of any sports at Carlisle High School and they will tell you that Cumberland Valley is one of their biggest rivals.  Girls track is one of those teams as they had not won against Cumberland Valley since their meet in 2015. Until now. Now three years later they were finally able...

Springing into action: spring college signing day

Springing into action: spring college signing day

Periscope staff

April 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Wednesday, April 11, 2018, the following students officially committed to their future schools to continue their athletic and academic pursuits.   Andrew Barefield-Edinboro University, Cross Country/Track & Field Gavyn Barnes-California University of PA-Football Kevin Duffy-Juniata College, Volleyball Nikhi Ho...

Spring Sports Score

Meg Tate, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

Girls Lacrosse: 03/23/18 Carlisle- 14 vs. Lewisburg- 12 (W) 03/26/18 Carlisle-17 vs. Chambersburg- 11 (W) 03/28/18 Carlisle- 12 vs. Trinity- 14 (L) 04/05/18 Carlisle- 6 vs. Cumberland Valley- 12 (L) 04/06/18 Carlisle- 16 vs. Palmyra- 7 (W) 04/10/18 Carlisle- 8 vs. Central Dauphin- 9...

Referees’ impact on games (Editorial)

Referees’ impact on games (Editorial)

Cayla Abbey, Sports Writer

April 3, 2018


Filed under Sports

Referees and sports officials have a huge impact on sports games.  There are three specific things that I think affect the games the most: their mood, age, and their angle or viewpoint. You never know whether you will get a fair referee or not.  Some favor a certain team, so they will make calls f...

Softball swings into season

Softball swings into season

Autiana Easley, Sports Writer

March 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

The softball season is swinging back into action this year with more rigorous and focused practices and a strong and dedicated team. Tryouts for the girl's softball team were March 5-7, with the head coach, Nyle Monosmith, timing half-mile and mile runs, and conducting throwing, catching, and fieldi...

Wearing their pride on their sleeves: sports spiritwear

Wearing their pride on their sleeves: sports spiritwear

Claire Whalen, Sports Writer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Sports

When student-athletes are wearing their uniform before, during, and after a game, they are representing their school as well as their sport.  However, many team players want to show off their school pride outside of the games as well. This is where spirit wear comes into play. Student-athletes have...

The real competition for indoor track: Is it an official sport?

The real competition for indoor track: Is it an official sport?

Autiana Easley, Sports Writer

March 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

On Sunday, February 25, CHS’s Indoor Track team ranked 7th in States at Penn State University, the first time in Carlisle’s Indoor Track history. Indoor Track actually isn’t new to CHS, and while most people have heard of it throughout the second half of the school year, this year is the fir...

Leading up to the playing field

Leading up to the playing field

Claire Whalen, Sports Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Sports

When it comes to performing well, whether it is an academic competition, a stage, or a  field for a sport, there is a lot going on in the mind of the performer.  High school athletes have many things to think about throughout the day.  . Performing well in a game or meet takes a lot physically, but it...

Putting your name on the line: CHS students officially sign with schools

Putting your name on the line: CHS students officially sign with schools

Cayla Abbey, Sports Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Sports

Thursday, February 8 was College Signing day for student-athletes that have made the decision to continue their athletic career in college.  This was held at 3:00 p.m. in the Gene Evans Gymnasium.   During this procedure, students signed their NLI forms.  The NLI is the National Letter of Intent and ...

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