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Football prepares early for the upcoming season

Football prepares early for the upcoming season

Briana McDonald, Staff Writer
June 1, 2017
Filed under Sports

Carlmont football held practice on May 25 after school in the sunny weather.   The team prepares for the upcoming season early to become familiar with the new team and get in shape. Both the varsity and JV teams productively run through their practice to help them advance, allowing for an effect...

Terremere trophy stays with Sequoia for another year

Terremere trophy stays with Sequoia for another year

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer
November 6, 2016
Filed under Sports

Another game, another loss. In the last football game of the year, the Scots lost 50-13 on Nov. 4 against the Sequoia Cherokees. However, this game was not one-sided. Carlmont set the tone of the game with a defensive stop. Followed by a 65-yard touchdown run by junior Devon Sagon on the ensuing...

Varsity football season ends with disappointment

Varsity football season ends with disappointment

Nicole del Cardayre, Staff Writer
November 4, 2016
Filed under Sports

 Varsity football's season came to an end on Nov. 4 against Sequoia in a 30-23 loss. "Watching the team this season was super fun. They definitely improved from the beginning of the season and throughout it they put forth their best effort and never gave up," said junior Jessica Cramer. The team en...

Varsity football falls to Bearcats in homecoming game

Varsity football falls to Bearcats in homecoming game

Avery Adams, Staff Writer
October 15, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top News

The Scots remained forcible throughout the night despite falling to the San Mateo Bearcats 38-23 during their homecoming game on Oct. 14. Carlmont set an early precedent with two consecutive first downs and a field goal, gaining the initial lead 3-0 six minutes into the game. With 3:05 rema...

Varsity football continues winning streak against Mills

Varsity football continues winning streak against Mills

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer
October 9, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top News

Despite falling behind in the first quarter, the Carlmont Scots defeated the Mills Vikings 44-42, winning their second game in two weeks. Throughout the game, the offense was a key factor in the Carlmont win. "Our offense really came through for us against Mills because our defense was having a lot of t...

JV football dazzles in a strong win against Mills

JV football dazzles in a strong win against Mills

Ryan Geronimo, Staff Writer
October 8, 2016
Filed under Sports

Although they played on an unusually scheduled day, the JV football team played as if it was just another day on the field. On Oct. 6, they routed the Mills Vikings 42-0, improving their league record to 2-0. The first play of the game resulted in a touchdown from the 20-yard line by sophomore running ...

Varsity football surges to a strong win over El Camino

Varsity football surges to a strong win over El Camino

Avery Adams, Staff Writer
October 1, 2016
Filed under Sports

Yet again, Carlmont Scots fell behind early. But unlike their typical pattern, on Sept. 30 they shocked the crowd, or lack thereof, by coming back and beating El Camino High School 28-6. As the Scots looked to the stands after scoring their first touchdown, the usually unavoidable student section...

Varsity defeats Yerba Buena in their first win

Varsity defeats Yerba Buena in their first win

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer
September 11, 2016
Filed under Sports, Top News

For the first time this season, the Scots did not allow their opponents to take an early lead. Instead, Carlmont varsity started strong and kept that momentum for the whole game. Four minutes into the first quarter, Junior Demarii Blanks scored a touchdown followed by a two-point conversion. Blanks dominated...

Carlmont continues their slow start on opening night

Carlmont continues their slow start on opening night

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer
September 4, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Sept. 2, Carlmont varsity lost 50-28 at home to the Woodside Wildcats after a slow start that began with multiple errors, giving Woodside an early lead in the first quarter. However, Carlmont continued to build off from their strong second half with Aragon last week. The Scots were able to return...

First football game of the year at Aragon

First football game of the year at Aragon
August 28, 2016 Aragon vs. Carlmont

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer
August 28, 2016
Filed under Scot Scoop 360

Izzy Mitchell showcases the first football game of the year at Aragon high school.

Carlmont shows grit in loss to Aragon

Carlmont shows grit in loss to Aragon

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer
August 27, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Aug. 26, Carlmont varsity football lost to the Aragon Dons 57-23 in their season opener. In the first quarter, the Dons easily scored three touchdowns against the Scots. Senior VA Wilson scored two touchdowns, bringing the score 14-0 Aragon, followed by a 49-yard touchdown by Junior Davion Cox. Aragon...

Sequoia holds on to Terremere Trophy

Sequoia holds on to Terremere Trophy

Bijan Khalili and Minh-Han Vu
November 15, 2015
Filed under Features, Multimedia, Sports, Top News

The Carlmont Scots took on Sequoia in the 62nd annual meeting for the Terremere trophy to close out the 2015 football season. "This is what we have been waiting for all year, to take back that trophy," said senior Blake O'Connor. The game ended in a double overtime victory for the Cherokees, with...

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