Pushup Season

Pushup Season

August 30, 2017

  When the Charlotte Christian bus pulled up to Charlotte Catholic’s football stadium with 20 excited cheerleaders on the first Friday night of football season, many dreams would be horribly crushed....

Stunting is a Habit

Shae Whittle, Staff Writer

August 30, 2017

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  As the 2017-2018 football season begins, the JV cheer squad is getting prepared to cheer on the Knights! The team is working hard and practicing for their first halftime performance which they will perform on September 7th, the first home game of the season. With practices 3 times a week, the squad is perfecting their stunts and striving to have an entertaining and eye catching performance for every home gam...

Soccer Kickoff

Nate McGrath, Staff Writer

August 30, 2017

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GOALAZOOOOOO!!! Fall sports have begun, and with that comes the return of the world’s most popular sport. Our CCS men’s varsity soccer team had a resounding 3-1 win to kick off the season and they show no signs of slowing down. The team began training back in June to get ready for the upcoming season, building each other up and improving their team chemistry. Starting in August, the boys started practicing every day...

Spring Sports

Sara Shepherd, Editor-in-Chief

May 25, 2017

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Another season of spring sports has ended and what a successful year it was! Four of our teams - baseball, softball, tennis, and golf - made it to the state championship. See below for all of the individual awards. Annual Awards: Bobby Jones Athlete of the Year: Gerlea Patton and Beau Snuggs Scholar Athlete: Melissa Goldstein and Scottie Wallace Logan Bastedo Award: Taylor Grigg and Christian VanSickle Matt Sobieski Award: ...

LOG Preview

Madi Mull, Staff Writer

November 18, 2016

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In the 2015-2016 season, the boys varsity basketball team had an 11-18 record, but hope to have a better season in 2016-2017. Coach Brown's team will  return with JC Tharrington (sophomore), Blake Preston (junior), Kayle Mason (senior), Seth Bennett (sophomore), Garrett Shrader (sophomore), Terrell Brown (junior), and Rob Peterson (senior). They have also added a few strong players in BJ Mack (sophomore), Ricky Kofoed (sophomore),...

Girl’s Varsity Basketball Preview

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

November 18, 2016

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It’s time to make your way to the Lamb Johnson Gym because basketball season is underway. With the guidance of Coach Boythe, the team has spent many hours preparing for the season by learning new plays and working on their overall fitness and endurance. The girl’s varsity team is full of talent and are ready to bring home some wins. After one of the best players Charlotte Christian has ever known, Kerstie Phills, graduated...

Team 25

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

November 14, 2016

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After losing some star seniors including running back Elijah Deveaux and a large piece of our defense, the future of the team was uncertain. However, after working hard long hours all summer, new players stepped up into leadership roles and took control on the field.   People from other schools doubted our team, even local magazines, but they proved everyone wrong. The team battled to an undefeated record un...

Knights At The Next Level

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

November 14, 2016

Filed under Sports, Student News

Signing day is always a very exciting time for our school. While we will dearly miss these seniors next year, there are so many reasons to celebrate sending them off to play college athletics. On November 9, six seniors signed away the next four years of their lives to amazing schools. Congratulations on making your dreams come true!   Andrew Durden (baseball) – Presbyterian College Drew Donathan (basebal...

Deflate the Patriots

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

November 1, 2016

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Knights, what are you doing this Friday night? Well it’s time to cancel those plans and make your way to our football field. After going 9-1 and earning second seed, our team has home field advantage! The team is taking on defending champs Davidson Day.   Remember, come early, stay late, and be loud!             Theme: College Gameday! BUT DO NOT WEAR COLLEGE...

We’re All In This Together

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

September 12, 2016

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Every week is a battle, and this was our hardest one yet. On Friday, September 9th, your Knights travelled to Charleston to take on the West Ashley Wildcats. The Knights arrived late after being stuck in traffic and rolled in to the stadium with just thirty minutes until kickoff. The team was antsy to arrive and showed this team and their fans that North Carolina teams can ball. The game was full of back and forth scoring....

Boy’s Soccer Preview 2016

Maya Cauthen, Staff Writer

September 6, 2016

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It’s that time of year again, folks. Fall Sports! The season has begun and the CCS JV Boys Soccer Team is already reminding everyone that they are a force to be reckoned with. This year, the team has a bunch of new faces and tons of budding talent. Practice started in August with loads of new high schoolers joining on the team. Even with ten seniors gone, the team still continues to stomp the competition into the ground....

Knights Beat Cuthbertson

Sara Shepherd, Staff writer

September 6, 2016

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As Drake poetically sings, Saturdays are for the boys. On September 3rd, the team travelled to Monroe High School to take on Cuthbertson High School. The first half was back and forth, with both teams excelling on both offense and defense. The second half, however, was a different story. The Knights broke their 14-13 lead, and dominated the entire game. On a 4th and 1 play, quarterback Garrett Shrader juked the defenders a...

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