Periscope Sports Talk with Jarrett Wilson, episode 1

Periscope Sports Talk with Jarrett Wilson is a short-form podcast with CHS sports personalities.

Jarrett Wilson, Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

For the first episode of Periscope Sports Talk, host Jarrett Wilson sits down with Carlisle boys basketball coach Andre Anderson on how his life journey led to coaching the Thundering Herd and what fans have to look forward to in the future.  

Flying forward: Catching up with CHS athletic alumni

Deshawn Millington dribbles down the court while playing in a game his senior year.  Millington is one of CHS' athletes that went on to play at the collegiate level.

Michael Raphael, Sports Writer

April 2, 2019

Carlisle has had a number of decorated athletes to come through the halls.   From California to North Carolina, former student-athletes are scattered across the country. Former standout track jumper and basketball player Deshawn Millington ('17) is currently a basketball player at Mt. San Jacinto C...

Shooting stars: Catching up with freshman Dylan Young (Video)

Dylan Young (#15) holds the ball during a basketball game versus Cumberland Valley. Young is a freshman at Carlisle and plays varsity/JV.

Lillianne Hogsten, Photography Editor

February 18, 2019

In 2019, Dylan Young was the only freshman to make the varsity basketball team.  The 5'11" shooting guard recently sat down with Periscope's Lillianne Hogsten to share his thoughts on the season, the Carlisle Crazies, and his hopes for future seasons. ...

Flying above and below: different sports and their reports (Editorial)

Sports are reported by a variety of different news castings.  However, some sports get more stories reported on than other ones.

Michael Raphael, Sports Writer

February 14, 2019

Sports in the news do not always get the recognition they deserve.  These stories seem to come in bunches across the news but some fade into the darkness quickly.  Everybody knows about big games like the Super Bowl or tournaments like the World Cup and Wimbledon, but others that may have deeper soc...

Boys basketball celebrates senior night with a win

Senior Dayne Grays shoots a three-pointer during the first quarter of the game vs State College.  Grays scored 7 points in the 54-39 upset win on senior night.

Shayna Rhoads

February 7, 2019

On Feb 5, CHS boys’ varsity played their final home game against State College.  This game was also very special to the seniors. “It [will be] a huge game for our seven seniors who have given their all and put in their blood, sweat, and tears to the Carlisle Basketball Program for four years!”...

Rivals routed: Boys basketball win against Cumberland Valley

Warm-Up: #33 Varsity Trevor Hamilton gets called out before the game starts, ready to beat Cumberland Valley.

Michael Raphael, Sports Writer

January 2, 2019

  The anticipation was growing for the young Herd’s contest against Cumberland Valley.  The team’s last game before the break helps them surge forward through the season.  For the 13th time in a row dating back to 2014 the Herd came out on top. “This is one of the best rivalr...

December Athlete of the Month: Rachel Bell

Rachel Bell prepares to pass the ball during a game in the 2017-18 season.  Bell was a freshman last year that played varsity and became even more of an impact player so far this campaign.

Meg Tate, Sports Editor

December 21, 2018

This is the second portion of the sibling edition for our December Athlete of the Month, Rachel Bell.  (Read about Rachel's brother Isaiah here). Rachel is currently a sophomore at CHS where she has participated on the varsity girls’ basketball team for both years.  Rachel strives to bring an i...

Winter Sports Scores

Howie Rankine dribbles the ball down the court against Big Spring on Dec 7.

Meg Tate, Sports Editor

December 10, 2018

Boys Basketball: 12/07/18 Carlisle - 58 vs. Big Spring - 41 12/08/18 Carlisle - 48 vs. Hempfield - 55 12/11/18 Carlisle - 51 vs. Altoona - 41 12/13/18 Carlisle - 62 vs. Central Dauphin - 63 12/17/18 Carlisle - 48  vs. Central Dauphin East - 59 12/19/18 Carlisle - 44 vs. Chambersburg...

Under construction: McGowan gym gets renovated

The McGowan gym trophy cases have been emptied due to the renovations.  The new gym is set to open in fall of 2018.

Cayla Abbey, Sports Writer

May 15, 2018

The last time Carlisle High School had a renovation was the Swartz weight room.  However, the renovations are coming to the McGowan building this year. CHS is renovating its Gene Evans Gymnasium.  School renovations have a huge impact on its students. The new renovations include an expansion to...

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

Senior Eveyon Davis lines up a shot for the Herd. Carlisle beat Waynesboro, 61-59, on Fri Feb 9.

Autianna Easley, Sports Writer

February 12, 2018

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...

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