Carmel High School hockey teams win state championships


Two hockey teams from Carmel High School recently won state titles in their respective divisions, a first for the program.

The Icehounds gold team defeated the Columbus Icemen 2-1 to claim the 4A championships. The team had an overall record of 50-10-4 and was ranked No. 1 for the entire season. The gold team has won back-to-back state championships for the first time since the 1983-1984 seasons.

The Icehounds blue team won its matchup against the Perry South Stars A team, 3-2, to claim the 2A title. The team went into the playoffs as the sixth seed and had a 26-19-6 record for the season.

The two Carmel teams have won five Indiana State High School Hockey Association titles since 2012.