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Eleven athletes commit on signing day

Eleven athletes commit on signing day

Staff

February 1, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

Eleven CHS athletes participated in National Signing Day on February 1. Alli Capps signed with Southeastern Louisiana University for volleyball, while her teammate, Kaitlyn Nutt, signed with Lamar University. Softball player Chelcie Pierce committed to the University of Texas at Tyler. Baseball...

Making Goals

Making Goals

Annie Mahaffey

February 1, 2017


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Both the girls’ and boys’ varsity soccer teams made school history last year by making it to the playoffs. This year these teams have new players, new captains and new coaches but still have the same hope as they did the year before. “I’m new to soccer; my old school never offered soccer,” s...

Love means nothing to us

Hannah Villanueva

January 30, 2017


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How do you feel about after school practices? -I’m glad that we have after school practices because it gives us extra time to truly compete in matches between ourselves and to work longer on the skills we need to improve.” -Kailee Dowdy, 11 Do you have any superstitions before competing? ...

Girls’ Basketball Season Q&A

Girls’ Basketball Season Q&A

Hannah Villanueva

January 10, 2017


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  What is your favorite part about basketball season? “My favorite part about basketball season would definitely be playing with my best friends. As captain of the varsity team, it’s my job to make everyone feel like one big family.” -Deandra Traylor, 12      -     ...

Player of the Week: Dec. 7-11

Sarah Funderburk, Staff Writer

December 11, 2015


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Who was your favorite athlete(s) growing up? Why? “I loved watching Ray Lewis every week growing up. In my opinion, he was one of the best athletes that has ever played football.” Do you have any pregame rituals? “The only pregame ritual I have is listening to a playlist. The music I have...

Varsity cross-country teams advance to regional competition

Staff

October 15, 2015


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Both the varsity boys' and girls' cross-country teams will advance to the Region 4A-3 competition after earning 2nd place team finishes at the District 4A-19 meet held in Carthage on Oct. 15. The varsity boys' team finished with an average time of 20:10.9. Top finishers included: junior Brayden Sowell,...

Varsity football begins postseason play

Varsity football begins postseason play

Lexie Dawson, Photo Editor

October 12, 2015


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Although the Bulldogs started their season off with a loss, they ended district play undefeated. They will play in the second round of playoffs against Stafford HS in Humble on Nov. 20.  “Our season is going good,” senior Jarrod McLin said. “We weren't where we wanted to be [early in the s...

Running to the Finish Line

Running to the Finish Line

Ashley Thompson, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015


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 The cross country team has been to six meets this season. Each member has improved their time each week.     "I coach cross country because I enjoy running, and I enjoy watching athletes succeed and accomplish goals that they originally thought were not obtainable," coach Art Horton said. "...

Ladydogs Rally over Lions in District Play

Ladydogs Rally over Lions in District Play

Ashley Thompson, News Editor

October 2, 2015


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The varsity volleyball team played Henderson on Tuesday night, September 29. The Carthage Ladydogs won the rally 20-25, 25-15, 24-26, 28-26 and 15-12. Senior McKenzie Templeton had 44 assists and 11 digs. Juniors Alli Capps and Faith Landreneaux had 16 kills each, while sophomore Hope Kruebbe had 11 ...

Meet Your 2015 Varsity Bulldogs

Meet Your 2015 Varsity Bulldogs

Hannah Villanueva, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


Filed under Sports

Meet the 2015-2016 Varsity Bulldogs.

Player of the Week: Sept. 28 – Oct. 2

Player of the Week: Sept. 28 – Oct. 2

Macie Bogenschutz, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


Filed under Sports

This week's player of the week is varsity quarterback, senior Jarod Blissett.

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