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Menlo-Atherton takes home a win from the Scots

Menlo-Atherton takes home a win from the Scots

Mackenzie O'Connell
February 2
Filed under Sports

Cleats tear up the turf field as the Lady Scots attempted to best the Bears under the Carlmont lights. On Jan 31 the Scots took on Menlo-Atherton in hopes to make up their previous defeat to the Bears. Though both teams played hard, the Bear skills and speed allowed them to take another win on Ca...

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

Madeline Smith-Morton, Staff Writer
January 30
Filed under Sports

Right from the jump JV girls basketball team took the lead and held it against Woodside in their win on Jan. 27. The Scots' team went wild when sophomore Evelyn Gordy scored the first point. Carlmont would stay in the lead for the rest of the game.  Throughout the first quarter, Carlmont main...

Varsity takes crushing loss on senior night

Varsity takes crushing loss on senior night

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer
January 30
Filed under Sports, Top News

Although the Scots got off to an eight-point lead out of the gate and seemed to have the momentum through the first three-quarters, they fell short. On Jan. 27, the boys varsity basketball team lost on senior night to longtime rival Woodside. The game started out fantastic for the Scots and the...

Varsity soccer beats Rams for another win

Varsity soccer beats Rams for another win

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer
January 26
Filed under Sports

The Scots maintained their first place record with a 4-1 win over Westmoor High School on Jan. 25. “I think we executed very well and even though we came out with a victory we still have room for improvement,” said senior Dro Avetian. In the first half of the game, the Scots dominated the play and ...

Girls basketball finishes strong against rival

Girls basketball finishes strong against rival

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer
January 21
Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont's girls basketball team had a quick start to the game as they won the jump against Sequoia. The Screaming Scots cheered wildly as freshman Catherine Dahlberg made the first basket of the game for the Scots. Carlmont's strong start ended after getting the ball stolen from them twice causing...

Carlmont takes a tough loss to Menlo-Atherton

Carlmont takes a tough loss to Menlo-Atherton

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer
January 16
Filed under Sports

Carlmont boys varsity basketball showed a promising start but eventually fell to Menlo-Atherton 49-64 on Jan. 13.   “We started off very poorly, but after that first quarter we looked like a completely different team,” said Menlo-Atherton head coach Mike Molieri. Beginning the first quarte...

Varsity soccer wins stunner at Avaya

Varsity soccer wins stunner at Avaya

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer
December 11
Filed under Sports, Top News

Although they were playing in a professional stadium, in front of a crowd, and with a man down on defense, the Scots didn't seem to mind at all. On Dec. 9, they beat Saint Ignatius 1-0 on a late game goal by senior captain Dro Avetian. The game started off slow and full of mental mistakes by both ...

JV soccer claws at the Panthers for another victory

JV soccer claws at the Panthers for another victory

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer
December 10
Filed under Sports

The JV girls soccer team earned a victory against Presentation High School under the sprinkling rain on Carlmont's home field. Though the ball and field were slippery, the Lady Scots were able to keep control of the ball on Dec. 7  and execute a 2-1 win against the Panthers. The Scot's adrenaline throughout the ma...

Girls varsity basketball falls to Los Gatos

Girls varsity basketball falls to Los Gatos

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer
December 6
Filed under Sports

All though losing to Los Altos, Carlmont girls varsity basketball's tight bond and strong leadership is a win for the team On Dec. 5, Carlmont played a strong game but lost to Los Gatos. Both teams came out intensely in the first quarter and it was evident that it was going to be a good matchup. Ending the first...

JV basketball reels over tough loss to Gators

JV basketball reels over tough loss to Gators

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer
December 2
Filed under Sports, Top News

Although this was a preseason exhibition game, neither of the teams seemed to know that. The intensity throughout the game was extremely high, right down to the last shot. The lack of practice was very prevalent in the Scots play during the game, as they had numerous turnovers and mental mistakes. ...

Varsity soccer sends Urban High home with the blues

Varsity soccer sends Urban High home with the blues

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer
November 30
Filed under Sports

As the soccer, season begins to roll in this winter the girl's varsity took home a strong win on Nov. 29 under the bright lights of Carlmont's home field against Urban High School. "I think the whole team played well. We started off strong, but as the game went on during the first half we didn'...

Varsity basketball start their season with high hopes and energy

Varsity basketball start their season with high hopes and energy

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer
November 21
Filed under Sports

Boys basketball begins their highly anticipated season with a scrimmage against Wallenberg high. All though the score was erased at every quarter, the Scots high energy and domination on the court was evident.  If the scrimmage was any indicator of the rest of the season then the team is in good...

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