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Carlmont badminton falls short in their first game of the season

Carlmont badminton falls short in their first game of the season

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019

As the boys and girls of Carlmont’s badminton team prepared to face Westmoor High School on Tuesday night, the courts were filled with uncertainty and anticipation. It was the first game of the season for the two teams and neither could tell what the outcome would be. Experienced players such as E...

Boys JV soccer claim a disguised victory

Boys JV soccer claim a disguised victory

Robyn Stein, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019

The gloomy clouds looming over Carlmont High School on Feb. 13th set the tone for the last game of the season for JV boys soccer. Carlmont was playing the Aragon Dons with a record of three wins, one loss and one tie in the league. As the points stood, Carlmont was in first place with 30 points, ahead...

Scots soccer falls short on senior night

Scots soccer falls short on senior night

Miles Ozorio, Scot Scoop Editor

February 15, 2019

The boys varsity soccer team suffered a close 1-0 loss to Aragon during senior night on Wednesday, Feb. 13. Despite their loss, the team still had a positive senior night as they advanced to CCS playoffs. The night started with a celebration of the graduating seniors, with parents and teammate...

JV boys basketball breaks their losing streak

JV boys basketball breaks their losing streak

Zain Patel, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019

Rivalries bring an extra ferocity to any game. Plus the fact that it's the last game of the season, and then the game is going well: blood is bound to be running hot. The JV boys basketball game lived up to this excitement, playing with a fiery intensity that beat their rival Sequoia, 44-33. The...

Scots head straight for PALs after sweeping Dons

Scots head straight for PALs after sweeping Dons

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

Going into Wednesday night’s game, the Carlmont boys varsity basketball team had one thing on their mind: PAL playoffs. A clean win against the Aragon Dons would need to be in store to keep the Scots prepared for achieving their goal of doing well in PALs. The game started off slow, with the first...

Varsity girls soccer faces crushing defeat against Menlo-Atherton

Varsity girls soccer faces crushing defeat against Menlo-Atherton

Dantony Lewis, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

A close game. The last few minutes. The Carlmont Scots were left with a crushing loss, 4-2, against the Menlo-Atherton Bears. The varsity girls soccer team started with a slow offense against MA. They struggled to get open shots and to pass the ball. "We had a lack of fundamentals that we need...

Carlmont JV boys basketball suffer un-Bear-able defeat to Menlo-Atherton

Carlmont JV boys basketball suffer un-Bear-able defeat to Menlo-Atherton

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

February 2, 2019

Carlmont's JV boys basketball team suffered a 49-34 loss to the Menlo-Atherton (MA) Bears on Friday, never once taking the lead. The Scots' troubles began right away after MA won the tip-off. Each team missed a few shots until MA's Rickey Martin sunk a basket. Carlmont would let up 8 points before...

JV boys basketball suffer another loss in a battle against the Knights

JV boys basketball suffer another loss in a battle against the Knights

Natalie Doud, Scot Scoop Editor

January 31, 2019

The Scots fell short on Wednesday night after they were unable to close the gap, losing to Hillsdale’s JV boys’ basketball team with an ending score of 45-39. Hillsdale started the game off strong by winning the tip-off and taking the ball to their side, but both teams failed to score right away. The first quar...

Boys varsity basketball domesticates Woodside Wildcats

Boys varsity basketball domesticates Woodside Wildcats

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019

Cheers echoed throughout the gym as the clock wound down on the Carlmont Scots' eighth league match against the Woodside Wildcats. The Scots (7–1) were leading the Wildcats (0–8) by a score of 75–34 when the final buzzer rang out. Carlmont started the game off strong as Lajuan Nelson and Jake...

Girls varsity basketball tames the Wildcats

Girls varsity basketball tames the Wildcats

Robyn Stein, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019

Carlmont's girls varsity basketball team beat the Woodside Wildcats with a cool 15-point win, after nearly a whole game of Scot domination. The game had a final score of 48-33. Off the bat, the Wildcats won the tipoff but the Scots scored the first points of the game. At the end of the first quarter, th...

JV boys basketball resilient against rival Sequoia

JV boys basketball resilient against rival Sequoia

Zain Patel, Staff Writer

January 20, 2019

  Boys JV basketball beat their rival Sequoia on Friday night, bringing their in league record to 3-3, with a score of 47-38. The game was a defensive battle, with both sides trading missed shots to missed shots. The two teams seemed to easily cripple the opposing side's offense with an aggr...

Scots get blowout win in first home quad of season

Scots get blowout win in first home quad of season

Miles Ozorio, Scot Scoop Editor

January 20, 2019

In their first home quad game of the season, the Scots maintained their near-perfect record, showing many students and fans just how good they really are. The boys varsity basketball team defeated rival Sequoia 50-37 in impressive fashion, highlighting the quadruple-header on Friday, Jan. 18. Playing against ...

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