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Varsity boys’ volleyball plays their best game of the season

Varsity boys’ volleyball plays their best game of the season

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


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Although the season is coming close to the end for boys' volleyball, the players refuse to hang up their jerseys. On April 19, the Scots dominated the court against the Aragon Dons. The Scots ended the night winning three out of the four sets against the highly skilled team. As soon as the first whistle was blown, ...

Spring break takes an effect on Carlmont’s sports teams

Spring break takes an effect on Carlmont’s sports teams

Andrew Shen, Staff Writer

April 15, 2018


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Spring break is a time of relaxation for students and staff. However, it has a profound effect on sports teams. Not only does spring break give students the chance to unwind, but it also specifically gives student-athletes a break; this time off can allow athletes to recuperate and prepare for ...

Carlmont’s track team accomplishes 3rd place at Arcadia

Carlmont’s track team accomplishes 3rd place at Arcadia

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018


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A Carlmont boys' varsity track runner is running in the cold. He is motivated to beat the person in front of him. His speed is pulling him to the finish line. Then, he passes the other guy with all of his might. He puts all of his energy to sprint past the finish line. A few seconds later, he c...

Varsity boys’ tennis remains undefeated

Varsity boys’ tennis remains undefeated

Brian Olivares, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


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This past week, the Carlmont varsity boys' tennis team beat Woodside with a final team score of 5-2. The hot day and quick winds were not enough to discourage the Carlmont team, and they played hard to get their win over Woodside. Their hard work proved to be successful, and the score was the pro...

Varsity softball knocks Sequoia ‘out of the park’ in a 10-0 game

Varsity softball knocks Sequoia ‘out of the park’ in a 10-0 game

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018


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Cheers and words of encouragement could be heard throughout the field as Carlmont's batters went up to home base. "Go babe!" and "You got this kid!" were commonly heard remarks from players all around. On April 3, the Scots beat Sequoia 10-0, maintaining their winning streak. "The team gets along pretty w...

Varsity softball continues their winning streak in memory of Jim Liggett

Varsity softball continues their winning streak in memory of Jim Liggett

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


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Less than a year ago, Jim Liggett, a beloved coach, teacher, and friend of many, passed away due to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig's disease. In a ceremony held before their game against Woodside High School on March 28, the varsity softball team that he dedicated 41 years to dedicated their season to him. Tying their h...

Carlmont has strong showing in first dual meet against Aragon

Carlmont has strong showing in first dual meet against Aragon

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

March 25, 2018


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A Carlmont varsity track runner, sprinting down the field, is just about to cross the finish line. They cross. The result concludes that Carlmont received first place for all of their varsity events (athletic.net). Carlmont’s track and field team had their first home dual meet against Aragon Hig...

Varsity boys’ volleyball claims a victory against the Vikings

Varsity boys’ volleyball claims a victory against the Vikings

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


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The Scots' gym was already as clean as could be, but the boys' varsity volleyball team felt an urge to sweep the floor. Instead of grabbing a broom, they swept the floor with Mills High School in a 3-0 set sweep. That day, March 21, the Scots won on their home court against the Vikings. Although the Vikings worked hard, the ...

JV boys’ volleyball emerges victorious over Aragon

JV boys’ volleyball emerges victorious over Aragon

Brian Olivares, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018


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The Carlmont Scots had a flawless victory over the Aragon JV boys' volleyball team, taking a victory in both sets. The game started off lightheartedly and the Scots claimed a 12 point lead, however both sides were ready for a good game, as the Dons soon ended the Carlmont streak. "It was not as...

JV boys’ volleyball serves up sweep against visiting Vikings

JV boys’ volleyball serves up sweep against visiting Vikings

Andrew Shen, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


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The Scots came out with a tremendous amount of energy to defeat league opponent Mills. On March 21, Carlmont played their third league game of the season against Mills High School. In their first meeting of the season, Carlmont looked to dominate a team that seemed to be intimidated by the Scots’ offense. ...

Girls varsity swim dives into a new season

Girls varsity swim dives into a new season

Daniel Friis, student writer

March 18, 2018


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Last year's swim season wasn't quite what the Carlmont varsity girls' swim team was expecting. The squad was defeated much sooner than they anticipated, and the high expectations set for them were not met. "Our season could have ended better [last year], and it was really tough. A lot of our team ...

Carlmont’s track team falls short in their second meet

Carlmont’s track team falls short in their second meet

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

March 18, 2018


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Carlmont’s track and field team went to their second invitational, the Bellarmine-Kiwanis Invitational K-Bell Track and Field Classic at Los Altos High School, on March 10. They raced against many private schools, along with some of their public school rivals. “Other schools, other people. T...

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