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JV baseball continues winning streak

JV baseball continues winning streak

Katrina Wong, Staff Writer
April 27, 2017
Filed under Sports

Carlmont JV baseball defeated Burlingame with a final score 8-3. Increasing their league record to 7-1 and overall record to 19-1.  “We were doing a great job offensively and had spot-on defense. We were just able to get runs and get confident throughout the game, which contributed to our win,” ...

Carlmont softball tames the Homestead Mustangs

Carlmont softball tames the Homestead Mustangs

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer
March 15, 2017
Filed under Sports

Carlmont varsity softball continued their perfect season on March 14 against Homestead High School.   The victory was led by a strong pitching performance by Mailey McLemore, a junior. A few hits late in the game and errors committed by the Homestead defense put runs on the board that McLemore an...

Heritage Fair: each bite giving a taste of home

Heritage Fair: each bite giving a taste of home

Nastasja Stahl, Staff Writer
March 13, 2017
Filed under Campus

Tables are set across the pavement, each of them holding signs with food prices and labels proudly decorated in colorful designs. Students clamor around each booth, waving money in the air as club members take each order. The quad, like most days, is full. On February 23, however, it's different from...

Searching the stars for a new home

Searching the stars for a new home

Denton Silfvast, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Features, Top News

The colonization of distant planets is often dismissed as science fiction. However, NASA’s Kepler Space Observatory is working nonstop in order to discover planets that may act as a second home for humanity. Kepler Space Telescope is currently whizzing around the earth at 13,180 miles per hour...

Boys varsity defends home turf in thriller

Boys varsity defends home turf in thriller

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer
February 9, 2017
Filed under Sports, Top News

With the starting senior center-back Jack Mclean out with a knee injury, the team had to rally behind junior Ethan Leong and boy did he step up. On Feb. 8 the Scots beat Menlo-Atherton 3-2 on a late go-ahead penalty shot goal by senior captain Dro Avetian. The game got off to a roaring start as...

Menlo-Atherton takes home a win from the Scots

Menlo-Atherton takes home a win from the Scots

Mackenzie O'Connell
February 2, 2017
Filed under Sports

Cleats tear up the turf field as the Lady Scots attempted to best the Bears under the Carlmont lights. On Jan 31 the Scots took on Menlo-Atherton in hopes to make up their previous defeat to the Bears. Though both teams played hard, the Bear skills and speed allowed them to take another win on Ca...

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

Madeline Smith-Morton, Staff Writer
January 30, 2017
Filed under Sports

Right from the jump JV girls basketball team took the lead and held it against Woodside in their win on Jan. 27. The Scots' team went wild when sophomore Evelyn Gordy scored the first point. Carlmont would stay in the lead for the rest of the game.  Throughout the first quarter, Carlmont main...

Varsity soccer sends Urban High home with the blues

Varsity soccer sends Urban High home with the blues

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer
November 30, 2016
Filed under Sports

As the soccer, season begins to roll in this winter the girl's varsity took home a strong win on Nov. 29 under the bright lights of Carlmont's home field against Urban High School. "I think the whole team played well. We started off strong, but as the game went on during the first half we didn'...

Varsity volleyball takes home the win against the knights

Varsity volleyball takes home the win against the knights

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer
September 14, 2016
Filed under Sports

Eyes are locked in on every movement of the ball. The bleachers are quiet. Tense. Each pass is essential to who will win the close match. The players slide and dig for balls. Strong hits fly across the net. It smacks the court as Hillsdale players dive to the ground trying to save it. The Scots...

Track has the motivation to take home the win

Track has the motivation to take home the win

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer
March 29, 2016
Filed under Campus

The 2016 Carlmont track and field team recently won their first home meet against Capuchino High School. "We are all so happy that we won our first home meet as a team! We really needed this win if we actually want to move up brackets and win in our division," said sophomore Andrea Mendez. This...

Wildcats take home a win against the Scots

Wildcats take home a win against the Scots

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer
February 10, 2016
Filed under Sports

JV girls soccer took a 3-0 loss against the Woodside Wildcats under the lights at Carlmont High School on Feb. 9. The Scots' defensive line had trouble with the Wildcats' offense as the Wildcats sent balls through the defense throughout the game. Junior Paris Bartolo said, "We played hard in...

The Dons invade the Scots’ home turf

The Dons invade the Scots’ home turf

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer
January 29, 2016
Filed under Sports

Under the lights on Carlmont's home turf on Jan. 28, the Scots struggled to connect in communication and maintain a strong work ethic. The game resulted in a 2-0 loss against Aragon High School. Both teams played aggressively as the game began, yet the Scots were unable to find each other on...

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