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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.

Thank you seniors: Carlisle basketball brings the thunder against Waynesboro on Senior Night

Thank you seniors: Carlisle basketball brings the thunder against Waynesboro on Senior Night

Autianna Easley, Sports Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Parents and students pour into the McGowan gym, anxious for a winning outcome for the varsity boys basketball game on Friday, February 9 at 7:30. Being the last game of the season for the 2017-2018 seniors of the Carlisle team and cheerleading squad, the stakes were high. There were ten seniors bein...

CV: Are they really our rival? (Editorial)

CV: Are they really our rival? (Editorial)

Kathleen O’Neill, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018


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  As a Carlisle student and athlete, I feel a strong distaste for CV. The question is: are they really our rival? My answer would be yes. Our teams and student section take our games against CV very seriously. I believe that a rivalry means that you always want to beat them and do better t...

Bubbling to the top: Carlisle swimming splits meet with Boiling Spring

Bubbling to the top: Carlisle swimming splits meet with Boiling Spring

Cayla Abbey, Sports Writer

January 31, 2018


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On Thursday, January 25, The Carlisle Thundering Herd traveled to Boiling Springs to take on the South Middleton Bubblers in a swim meet. The Carlisle boy’s swim team (5-5) placed first in all but three events.   Freshman Nolan Chenot won the 100-yard breaststroke.  The dual event stars, meaning...

January Athlete of the Month: Andrew Booths

January Athlete of the Month: Andrew Booths

Meg Tate, Sports Editor

January 31, 2018


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This month's Athlete of the Month is freshman Andrew Booths.  Booths is a dual-sport athlete that participates in both indoor track and field along with freshmen basketball.  Participating in two sports is no small feat, so we sat down to catch up with Booths to learn more about how he balances the...

Lady Herd fall short against Shippensburg Greyhounds

Lady Herd fall short against Shippensburg Greyhounds

Claire Whalen, Staff Writer

January 22, 2018


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On January 20, 2018, the Carlisle girls basketball team went up against the Shippensburg Greyhounds.  With a record this season of 3-10, they went into the game determined and ready to make it a great game.  Many fans filled the gymnasium to watch the lady Herd play.    The Herd started off th...

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


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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...

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