CEHS News

Athlete of the Week: Taylor Gaskill

Athlete of the Week: Taylor Gaskill

Dane Denniston, Social Media Team

February 17, 2017

On Wednesday night, the East gymnastics team competed against Owen Valley. East ended up losing by a score of 107.45 to 107.25 on senior night. While the team did not come out with the win, there were significant performances by multiple gymnasts, including sophomore Taylor Gaskill. After one of th...

Athlete of the Week: Tanner McFall (Staff Member)

Senior Tanner McFall drives to the hoop.

Dane Denniston, Social Media Team

February 10, 2017

This week’s athlete of the week is senior basketball player Tanner McFall. The East basketball team knocked off 4A No. 1 New Albany on Saturday, February 4. In the team’s last game McFall led the team in scoring with 17 points, shooting 5 of 7 from the free-throw line. McFall also finished with...

Athlete of the Week: Kristen Lyons

Junior Kristen Lyons shoots a free throw during the first half of last night's game.

Tanner McFall, Social Media Team

January 13, 2017

Our Athlete of the Week over winter break is junior basketball player and cross country standout, Kristen Lyons. Lyons has been making big plays for the girls basketball team this season. Lyons was named the MVP at The Rumble on the River, a holiday girls basketball tournament. Q: How do you feel ab...

Athlete of the Week: Cayden Rooks

Sophomore Cayden Rooks wrestles his opponent.

Dane Denniston, Social Media Team

December 9, 2016

This week’s athlete of the week is sophomore wrestler Cayden Rooks. Rooks wrestles in the 120 weight class for the No. 10 Olympians. Last Thursday, East Wrestling faced Seymour to open up their season and Rooks got a 30 second fall. This past weekend the wrestling team traveled to Floyd Central...

Athlete of the Week: Ethan Summa

Athlete of the Week: Ethan Summa

Dane Denniston, Social Media Team

October 28, 2016

The Athlete of the Week this week is junior Ethan Summa. Summa plays defensive back and wide receiver for the East football team. Last Friday, East defeated New Palestine 35-7 in the first round of Sectional play. On the first play of the game, Ethan intercepted a pass in the middle of the field and...

Athlete of the Week: Paul Bean

Athlete of the Week: Paul Bean

Klayton Brummett, Web Staff

October 21, 2016

This week’s Athlete of the Week is senior cross country member Paul Bean. Paul’s most recent race was the Sectional meet two weeks ago, where he placed 2nd. He then went on to place 14th at Regionals last week, advancing to the semi-state meet this Saturday. Among these postseason successes, Paul...

Athlete of the Week: Justin Copas

Athlete of the Week: Justin Copas

Eli Newell, Web Staff

September 23, 2016

Junior soccer player Justin Copas has taken a bigger role for the Olympians this season. Copas scored 2 goals last Saturday against Fishers along with an assist in their 5-1 victory. Then, the Olympians took down Jennings County 4-0 with 2 assists from Copas. Q: How does it feel to be athlete of the ...

Athlete of the Week: Neeraj Pandita

Senior Neeraj Pandita hits the ball against North.

Eli Newell, Web Staff

September 12, 2016

Senior Neeraj Pandita is making a huge impact for Columbus East Men's tennis this year. He brings great senior leadership to the team both on and off the court. The number two singles player was the lone winner for the Olympians last week against crosstown rival Columbus North. Pandita defeated North...

Athlete of the Week: Kamebry Wagner

East forward Kamebry Wagner dribbles the ball.

Klayton Brummett, Web Staff

September 2, 2016

Sophomore Kamebry Wagner is making a huge difference for Columbus East Women's Soccer. This is Kamebry's second year being part of the Varsity team, but her first year not having to split time with JV. Kamebry is a striker and reeks havoc on defenders with her aggressive pressure and fast movement. Q: Ho...

Athlete of the Week: Bailey Western

Senior Bailey Western is an important leader on the East volleyball team.

Klayton Brummett, Web Staff

August 26, 2016

Senior Bailey Western has been playing volleyball at East for four years now. She's been a Varsity player every year and has continuously shown leadership on and off the court. When not playing volleyball for East, she plays for Circle City Volleyball, a club team based out of Indianapolis. Last weekend,...