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February Female Athlete of the Month: Jenna Trolinger

February Female Athlete of the Month: Jenna Trolinger

Jarrett Wilson, Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

  Senior Jenna Trolinger is our Female Athlete of the Month. Trolinger has been a varsity cheerleader for all four years of her high school career. This year she was the team captain for the Carlisle Cheerleading team leading them to the PIAA state tournament. She was also able to overcome a...

February Male Athlete of the Month: Rafael Portilla

February Male Athlete of the Month: Rafael Portilla

Jarrett Wilson, Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

  Senior Rafael Portilla is our male athlete of the month. This has been a historic month for the Thundering Herd grappler as he became the fifth Carlisle wrestler to ever reach the 100 win club. He capped off a great month of January going 14-0 and winning a tournament championship at the Coal Cracke...

Periscope Sports Talk with Jarrett Wilson, episode 1

Periscope Sports Talk with Jarrett Wilson, episode 1

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.  

Charting a new course: three cross country seniors sign with future colleges

Charting a new course: three cross country seniors sign with future colleges

Periscope staff

November 13, 2019

Three of the fastest students at CHS have committed to blazing new trails in the future, as they officially signed with their prospective colleges as part of the National Letter of Intent Early Signing Day ceremony, held in the Gene Evan Gymnasium at 3pm on Wed Nov 13. ...

October Athlete of the Month: Casey Padgett

October Athlete of the Month: Casey Padgett

Jarrett Wilson, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

Senior Casey Padgett’s last season for the Herd has been a special one. After the departure of former CHS cross country captain Jack Wisner, Padgett has stepped into a strong leadership role on the team. Padgett won the Boys’ Cross Country Mid-Penn Championship race on October 12 and set a career...

A lack of lockers: Let our sports teams have their own space (Editorial)

A lack of lockers: Let our sports teams have their own space (Editorial)

Emma Santillo, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

The 2019 fall sports season has left many teams without having a locker room.    The field hockey and tennis player along with the cheerleaders all were left with no locker rooms this season. This is a problem because those of us who play on those teams have to change in the bathrooms and have ...

May Athlete of the Month: Cameron Fay

May Athlete of the Month: Cameron Fay

Michael Raphael, Sports Writer

May 15, 2019

The May Athlete of the Month is sophomore lacrosse attacker Cameron Fay.  Fay is a varsity player who has played midfield along with attack in his high school career.  Fay has also played soccer for the high school. He made an impact this season on the team and looks to continue to make one in the ...

May Athlete of the Month: Madison Kelley

May Athlete of the Month: Madison Kelley

Michael Raphael, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

Senior varsity lacrosse midfielder Madison Kelley is the May Athlete of the Month.  Kelley has had a solid and productive season as a senior leader for the lacrosse team.  She had 4 goals to help assist the team against CD East and had 2 goals in their win against Lower Dauphin. Kelley will attend Lib...

Back to the basics: Why professional athletes need to knock off the teammate drama and play ball (Editorial)

Back to the basics: Why professional athletes need to knock off the teammate drama and play ball (Editorial)

Carter Smith, Staff Writer

April 24, 2019

If you are looking for drama, all you have to do is turn on your TV. Today’s media lives and breathes off of conflict between the most prominent members of society. Drama can be found on reality shows, in politics, and even in the music industry. In recent years, however, publicized hostility ...

A sign of the future: Spring Signing Day 2019

A sign of the future: Spring Signing Day 2019

Periscope staff

April 17, 2019

Seth Collins-Bloomquist: Shippensburg University, wrestling William Mosinski: Upper Iowa University, baseball Jaden Motter: Delaware Valley University, football Marlise Newson: Hood College, basketball and track & field Nicolas Nunnally: Mount St. Mary's University, track & field Caleb...

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