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Boys varsity water polo thrown into double-overtime

Boys varsity water polo thrown into double-overtime

Ayal Meyers, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


Filed under Sports

An athlete’s rush of adrenaline in a dire situation is next to impossible to describe, but for the Carlmont boys varsity water polo team, this inexpressible feeling lasted a full one hour, seventeen minutes, and 34-second reality on their senior night this past week.      Outlined against a blue-g...

Varsity boys’ volleyball wins their game against Hillsdale after going to a fourth set

Varsity boys’ volleyball wins their game against Hillsdale after going to a fourth set

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

After the first set ending 25-12 Carlmont, it seemed like Hillsdale had no chance against the Scots. But in a close third set, the Knights won by four points, giving them another chance to make a comeback. However, Carlmont was determined to win and did so in the last set. The first set started off...

Varsity boys’ volleyball plays their best game of the season

Varsity boys’ volleyball plays their best game of the season

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under Sports

Although the season is coming close to the end for boys' volleyball, the players refuse to hang up their jerseys. On April 19, the Scots dominated the court against the Aragon Dons. The Scots ended the night winning three out of the four sets against the highly skilled team. As soon as the first whistle was blown, ...

‘Game Over, Man!’ struggles to meet low expectations

‘Game Over, Man!’ struggles to meet low expectations

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

April 14, 2018


Filed under Reviews

Just by the trailer, it was easy to see that 'Game Over, Man!' would be a joke of a movie. A movie with weak comedy and poor entertainment, 'Game Over, Man!' stars Adam DeVine, Blake Anderson, and Anders Holm as the three main characters set out to stop mercenaries from killing a well-known pop...

Varsity softball knocks Sequoia ‘out of the park’ in a 10-0 game

Varsity softball knocks Sequoia ‘out of the park’ in a 10-0 game

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

Cheers and words of encouragement could be heard throughout the field as Carlmont's batters went up to home base. "Go babe!" and "You got this kid!" were commonly heard remarks from players all around. On April 3, the Scots beat Sequoia 10-0, maintaining their winning streak. "The team gets along pretty w...

JV girls’ lacrosse first game ends with a win

JV girls’ lacrosse first game ends with a win

Briana McDonald, Segment Producer

March 13, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Briana McDonald reports on the JV girls' lacrosse first game against rival, Sequoia High School.

‘Game Night’ is surprisingly funny

‘Game Night’ is surprisingly funny

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Academic, Reviews

A group of friends with a weekly tradition of game night are thrown head first into a murder party that quickly takes a turn for the worst. Although nowadays many comedies are fake and have first-grade level jokes with very little subtext or thought, 'Game Night' turned that around, bringing a funny,...

JV boys’ basketball team finishes their season strong

JV boys’ basketball team finishes their season strong

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

Applause and high fives echoed throughout the gym as the last buzzer of the JV boys' basketball season went off. Carlmont had won their game 40-27 against Aragon High School. "I want to end the season on a high note; we lost four games in a row at one point," said JV coach Josh Wellman. The game st...

Seniors beat staff in volleyball game

Seniors beat staff in volleyball game

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

February 10, 2018


Filed under Campus

Carlmont seniors and staff enjoyed their Friday lunchtime by challenging each other to a volleyball game in the Scots Gym on Feb. 9. Students of all grades had just finished their own volleyball tournament during previous lunchtimes, which had been organized by Carlmont ASB. "It's a bit of a tradition...

Varsity volleyball advances to the NorCal Championship game

Varsity volleyball advances to the NorCal Championship game

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

November 25, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont girls' varsity volleyball has proven that they are a team to remember. A team that is making Carlmont history.  The Scots defeated Granite Bay High School in three sets in the NorCal semifinals on Nov. 23. "Our coach always tells us to think of every team like it's the best team you ...

JV soccer falls to the Cherokees in their first game of the season

JV soccer falls to the Cherokees in their first game of the season

Alexander English, Staff Writer

November 23, 2017


Filed under Sports

Carlmont junior varsity girls' soccer suffered their first defeat of the year in a 4-0 loss against Sequoia High School on Monday, Nov. 20. Carlmont has a strong rivalry against Sequoia, having narrowly lost to them at the end of their last season, making this game hold much significance for many...

Scots win a close game over San Mateo

Scots win a close game over San Mateo

Briana McDonald, Segment Producer

November 11, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Briana McDonald reports on the Carlmont football game against the San Mateo Bearcats on Friday, Oct. 6.

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