School year off to rocky start

School year off to rocky start

Charlie Peterson and Jack Branigan

August 8, 2019

As the 2019-2020 school year begins, frustration flows throughout the building. Some teachers were assigned the task of teaching six classes, while others are only required to teach five. Teachers were flustered, affecting their attitudes and energy when the first day rolled around.  On the...

Football Team Defeats Fishers In Sectional Championship

Football Team Defeats Fishers In Sectional Championship

November 9, 2018

The football team captured its first sectional championship victory since 1993, defeating Fishers 42-7. The team was led by quarterback play from senior Liam Thompson, who threw for 273 yards and three touchdowns on 12-15 passing and ran for one touchdown. One of Thompson’s season-long favorite targets, s...

Junior Spectacular excites students as auditions begin

Junior Spectacular cuts are on Nov. 22. This will decide what acts get to perform in January.

October 22, 2018

Junior Spectacular cuts are just around the corner, and the various writers are beginning to hold their tryouts. Freaky Friday, written by juniors Catherine Neuman and Bell Pastore, had their tryouts Monday, Oct. 1 and Tuesday, Oct. 2. “The turnout at the tryouts were really good. We had about 70 ...

The Great Midwest Classic soccer tournament review

The Great Midwest Classic soccer tournament review

September 10, 2018

The boys soccer team will look to bounce back from a three game losing streak as they host the Great Midwest Classic on Friday, Sept. 7 and Saturday, Sept. 8. The team lost 3-0 against Center Grove on Aug. 30 and lost 1-0 against Hinsdale Central from Illinois on Sept. 1. Their third loss in a row c...

Student section success

The student section  filled with team spirit. The football team defeated Hamilton Southeastern 31-13.

August 27, 2018

The football team started off the season with a convincing 31-7 win over Fishers on Friday, Aug. 17. They extended their record to 2-0 as they defeated Hamilton Southeastern Aug. 24. A key factor in any team’s success is their ability to feed off fan energy. With each new year comes a new “lead...

Where are they now: Jason Gardner

Jason Gardner graduated from NC in '99. He now coaches mens basketball at IUPUI. Photograph from IUPUI athletics page.

August 20, 2018

Jason Gardner, 37, is the current men’s basketball coach at IUPUI. Gardner was a star high school basketball player for the Panthers from 1995-1999, leading the team to the 1999 IHSAA 4A state championship. “Winning the state championship has to be my greatest memory at North Central. We had a great core gr...

Girls lacrosse looks to bounce back from slow start

Girls lacrosse looks to bounce back from slow start

April 24, 2018

The girls lacrosse team has started off slowly this season, with a current record of 1-7. Although their record is not optimal, the players remain confident about the rest of the season. “This year’s team has a lot of new players, which definitely means that we need to learn more as a team,...

Junior and Senior Class Council Q&A

(left to right) Senior Class Council: VP Yessica Santos, Secretary Jennifer Vergara, President Emma Burris, Treasurer Caleb Parker

August 16, 2017

Interviewee for Junior Class Council: President Lauren Schmahl Interviewee for Senior Class Council: Treasurer Caleb Parker Q: What are your major plans for this year? Lauren Schmahl: “Planning SPEC, planning a super fun junior prom, and more events that will be revealed soon” Caleb Parker...