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JV basketball reels over tough loss to Gators

JV basketball reels over tough loss to Gators

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016


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 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, 2016


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...

Warriors’ win proves costly

Warriors’ win proves costly

Kian Karamdashti, Staff Writer

April 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

Deja vu. Warriors fans could not help but feel panicked as they watched their reigning NBA Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry down and clearly injured during the Warriors' 121-94 victory over the Houston Rockets on Sunday, April 24. It has been almost a year since fans witnessed Curry injure his...

Kobe finishes career with a bang

Kobe finishes career with a bang

Seiya Mirande, Staff Writer

April 20, 2016


Filed under Sports

All good things must come to an end. On Tuesday, April 14, basketball legend Kobe Bryant played his final game in the NBA, as he plans to retire after this year. Prior to the beginning of the NBA season, Bryant announced his retirement to the public. In his poem titled “Dear Basketball,...

Mamba out: this night will live on in history

Mamba out: this night will live on in history

Bijan Khalili, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016


Filed under Sports Talk

The night of April 13 was one that will live on forever in the basketball world. Two historical events occurred in one night: Kobe Bryant's last game, and the Golden State Warriors' chase for the best record in NBA history at 73-9. Whether you were watching The Warriors or Kobe and the Lakers,...

Girls basketball advances to next round of CCS

Girls basketball advances to next round of CCS

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer

February 25, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Carlmont girls basketball team defeated the Fremont Firebirds in the semi-finals of CCS on Feb. 23. The first quarter of the game started out quickly when the Firebirds won the jump, but Carlmont beat them back on defense. Junior Hannah Wright stole the ball from the Firebirds, earning Carlmont...

The ‘NBA All-Star Weekend’ is a rousing success

The ‘NBA All-Star Weekend’ is a rousing success

Seiya Mirande, Staff Writer

February 16, 2016


Filed under News, Sports

Every February, the National Association of Basketball has an "NBA All-Star Weekend." The "NBA All-Star Weekend" is a festival that consists of a variety of basketball-related events, exhibitions, and performances. These events lead up to the NBA All-Star Game, which was held on the night of Feb....

Scots face another loss to Menlo-Atherton

Scots face another loss to Menlo-Atherton

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer

February 8, 2016


Filed under Sports

On Menlo-Atherton's senior night, Carlmont girls varsity basketball came to play MA again, yet suffered another defeat. Sophomore Victoria Mataele had scored the first point of the game for the Scots and made four free throws, putting them ahead. The game started out slow with a lot of fouls....

Carlmont takes a tough loss to Sequoia

Carlmont takes a tough loss to Sequoia

Izzy Mitchell and Minh-Han Vu, Staff Writer and Art Director

January 27, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Sports, Top News

Two rival teams. Two student sections. Both fighting for the win. On Friday, Jan. 22, varsity boys basketball lost to the Sequoia Cherokees in a difficult game at Sequoia High School. Prior to this match, all Carlmont teams had won the quad games. However, varsity boys failed to deliver the...

Defense helps varsity basketball defeat rival

Defense helps varsity basketball defeat rival

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer

January 23, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

The Carlmont girls varsity basketball team beat their rival, Sequoia, 62-31 on Jan. 22. The game moved quickly, the Scots taking the lead right away when freshman Jayla Chee won the jump. Carlmont started out strong by moving their feet on defense, causing lots of deflections and turnovers for the...

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