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High school athletes seek college recruitment

High school athletes seek college recruitment

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Features

"I’ve been working up to this moment for my whole life." This thought goes through the minds of many high school athletes as they are going through the college recruitment process. Throughout high school, athletes must work hard both in sports and in school in order to get recruited.   Though h...

Carlmont swimmers dive into tryouts with great confidence

Carlmont swimmers dive into tryouts with great confidence

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

The bell rang for the end of the school day, and students rushed to the swimming pool. Friends conversed and shared a few laughs in the bleachers while waiting for everyone else to arrive. Today, Jan. 29, was the fateful first day of swim tryouts. The tryouts were only to see what levels people were at ...

KT Tape proves to be a solution for athletes’ injuries

KT Tape proves to be a solution for athletes’ injuries

Kaitlyn Gates, Staff writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Features

Sophomore JV football player Sammy Blucher injured her knee while practicing her kicking for too long. Blucher is just one of the many Carlmont athletes who was injured during the sports seasons. Sports seasons are only two to three months, so an injury could take an athlete out for the whole sea...

PAL meets pump up athletes

PAL meets pump up athletes

Jackson Monge, Staff Writer

May 6, 2016


Filed under Sports

After the dust settles, new records are made. The final stretch of the season includes the PALs. The Peninsula Athletic League is the league that Carlmont sports compete is and the host of the multi-school sport championships of the league. The fastest and strongest of Carlmont athletes approach the...

High school athletes crumble under pressure

High school athletes crumble under pressure

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

March 14, 2016


Filed under Features

According to the National Alliance for Sports, 70 percent of student athletes quit sports by the time they enter high school. With their rigorous high school schedules, many students quit the sports they used to love because of the changes they face in high school. There are many reasons why...

Senior athletes attend a life-changing lunch

Senior athletes attend a life-changing lunch

Tori Shanefelter, Staff Writer

November 19, 2014


Filed under Campus, Sports, Top News

As the majority of Carlmont students went about their normal lunch routine, four senior athletes met in the Strogner Gym to finalize their commitment to colleges on Tuesday, Nov. 18. The four athletes included softball players Sara Cadona, who committed to University of California (UC) Davis, Mariko ...

Spring athletes discuss upcoming season

Spring athletes discuss upcoming season

Julia Kranzler, Staff Writer

February 21, 2014


Filed under Campus

As the spring sports season rolls in, athletes share their aspirations and possible obstacles they might encounter. This spring's sports roster includes boys and girls lacrosse, badminton, baseball, boys tennis, girls softball, golf, track and field, and swimming. Varsity boys lacrosse player Eric...

College sports reach Carlmont athletes

February 27, 2013


Filed under As seen in print

Imagine what it would be like if you got the opportunity to play your favorite sport in college and get paid to do so. All the years of practicing your sport almost finally pays off when a college coach recognizes your talent and skill. It’s a very big deal when a high school athlete is being recruited...

Spring Athletes in Action

February 27, 2012


Filed under Campus

Athletes outraged by new practice schedule

Athletes outraged by new practice schedule

September 2, 2011


Filed under Sports

Carlmont athletes are outraged at the new scheduling of after school sports practices. Due to the new rule implemented by the Sequoia Union High School District board, all schools must now start no later than 8:30 a.m. However, since Carlmont High School is restricted by the lack of lights for the...

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