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Girls varsity volleyball falls to Menlo-Atherton

Girls varsity volleyball falls to Menlo-Atherton

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

After four tight matches, the Menlo-Atherton (M-A) Bears took the win over the Carlmont Scots, bringing the Scots' record to 5-4. The Bears took the first lead of the game, but a missed serve and a kill from Clara Vltavsky, a senior, brought the score to 3-2, still in favor of M-A. However, a ...

Varsity girls’ lacrosse falls to Woodside in WBAL playoffs

Varsity girls’ lacrosse falls to Woodside in WBAL playoffs

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

May 9, 2018


Filed under Sports

In the match between two offensive powerhouses, it was the defense and intensity of the players that determined the winner of the West Bay Athletic League (WBAL) playoffs on May 8. Going into the game, players and coaches from both Carlmont and Woodside were unsure who would win the match, as both ...

Boys basketball falls to Menlo-Atherton, but remains confident

Boys basketball falls to Menlo-Atherton, but remains confident

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

January 17, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Sports, Top News

The stakes were high at the first quad game of the year. With unwavering support from the Screamin' Scots and a strong team bond, boys basketball started and ended the game proudly. "Even though we lost, I think this can be a turning point in our seaso...

‘Thinking Out Loud’ falls flat

‘Thinking Out Loud’ falls flat

Evan Davies, Staff Writer

March 18, 2015


Filed under A&E

At first glance, Ed Sheeran's single "Thinking Out Loud" appears to get a lot of things right. It avoids many popular music cliches, and the song does a lot to establish an identity of its own. Unlike the majority of modern music, "Thinking Out Loud" does not put very much focus on its beat or on...

Varsity baseball falls to Sacred Heart

Varsity baseball falls to Sacred Heart

Jocelyn Moran, Staff Writer

March 12, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top News

Entering the 6th inning, Carlmont was leading 1-0. They almost had it, but couldn't hold onto the lead. The game against Sacred Heart on Wed. night started off with strong defenses from both teams with the score remaining 0-0 until the fifth inning. Center fielder Nick Thompson started off the...

‘Gravity Falls’ causes jaws to drop

‘Gravity Falls’ causes jaws to drop

Karen Gao, Staff Writer

March 10, 2015


Filed under A&E

After much foreshadowing in the previous season of "Gravity Falls," the mystery of Stan's involvement in the supernatural events is finally brought to light. This series revolves around twins Dipper and Mabel Pines, who are forced to stay in Gravity Falls for the summer, with their great-uncle Stan. ...

Boys varsity soccer falls to South City on senior night

Boys varsity soccer falls to South City on senior night

Naomi Asrir, Staff Writer

February 19, 2015


Filed under Sports

The boys varsity soccer team played their final home game of the season on Feb. 18. Unfortunately for the Scots, senior night ended with a 2-1 victory for South San Francisco (South City) High School. Goals were scored early in the first half of the game. Both teams proved to possess strong offensive...

Boys varsity soccer falls to Sequoia

Boys varsity soccer falls to Sequoia

Jocelyn Moran, Staff Writer

January 28, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont and Sequoia entered the boys varsity game knowing that they were tied in second place in the league. Both teams walked onto the field ready to play with determination and to fight for the win. The pressure was on. The first half started with both of the teams defense and offense players...

Boy’s varsity water polo falls to Sequoia in close game

Boy’s varsity water polo falls to Sequoia in close game

Danielle Hamer, Staff Writer

September 26, 2014


Filed under Sports, Top News

In their second game of the season, the boy's varsity water polo team was defeated by Carlmont's rival school, Sequoia, with a score of 10-9. The game was close; Sequoia scored the first point and there was no more than a three point gap in points throughout the game. Despite an aggressive defense,...

Scots comeback falls short in varsity water polo

Scots comeback falls short in varsity water polo

Lara Ostroff, Staff Writer

October 22, 2013


Filed under Sports

Carlmont varsity water polo defended until the end in their tough match against Menlo Atherton. “Honestly, I felt pretty good playing MA, better than last time. We played together as a team, and made a nice comeback,” said Pierre Llorach, despite the team's 6:15 loss. While Scots started off their game w...

Carlmont falls to Notre Dame in Battle of Belmont

Carlmont falls to Notre Dame in Battle of Belmont

October 4, 2013


Filed under Sports

Notre Dame-Belmont swept Carlmont in three sets to win the much anticipated annual Battle of Belmont. The Tigers were able to overcome a hostile environment and outlast the Scots in three straight sets - 25-22, 25-21, 25-22. Notre Dame (15-5) set the tone for the night after winning a heavily conte...

Girls Water Polo Falls Short

Girls Water Polo Falls Short

Kian Karamdashti, Staff Writer

September 18, 2013


Filed under Sports

Girls varsity water polo could not continue their streak of success after losing 10-8 to the Burlingame Panthers at home on Wednesday afternoon. Playing in their first game since their Wilcox Tournament triumph last weekend, the Scots struggled to overcome an early 4-1 first quarter deficit and were...

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