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‘Isle of Dogs’ is a unique experience

‘Isle of Dogs’ is a unique experience

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Reviews

He’s done it again. Wes Anderson has come through with another quality film that managed to blow me away with its creativity and guile. Set in future Japan, “Isle of Dogs” tells the story of a world in which, through Mayor Kobayashi’s fear mongering and propaganda, all dogs have been sent...

Lady Scots defeat Sequoia in the last home game of the season

Lady Scots defeat Sequoia in the last home game of the season

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017


Filed under Sports

Seniors on the varsity girls' water polo team played their last game at the Aquatic Center. The game began as cheers from the bleachers filled the Aquatic Center as the Scots wished their seniors good luck in their last home game. "I think it was a really great home game for all the seniors to...

Varsity girls lacrosse send their seniors off with a strong win

Varsity girls lacrosse send their seniors off with a strong win

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

May 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

While many people celebrated Cinco de Mayo, the Carlmont girls lacrosse program celebrated the last regular season game for their six seniors on Friday night. It was quite a sendoff, with the team trampling the Notre Dame Tigers 18-1 to end their already strong season. "This game was really special because th...

Scots score decisive win against Hillsdale

Scots score decisive win against Hillsdale

Madeline Smith-Morton, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

The smell of popcorn and the murmur of voices envelopes the stands as parents and students settle in for the game. The Carlmont JV softball team won their game versus Hillsdale High School on April 27, with a final score of 10-0. The Lady Scots have remained undefeated this season, and are continuing to rise through...

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...

Scots celebrate senior night with a win

Scots celebrate senior night with a win

Avery Adams, Staff Writer

October 26, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

Bleachers filled. Walls decorated. Deafening cheers echoing throughout the gym. On Oct. 25 the Scots celebrated their senior night with a victory over the Half Moon Bay Cougars. Despite their slow start, the Lady Scots gained momentum by the middle of the second set and remained resilient throughout...

Varsity improves constancy against Panthers

Varsity improves constancy against Panthers

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Lady Scots tightened their shoe laces and their performance pulling together a win against the Burlingame Panthers. On Sept. 27, Carlmont varsity volleyball turned their attitudes around after a hard loss to the Dons. The Scots worked together to carry out successful plays and gain a win against...

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...

Indians conquer JV Lady Scots

Indians conquer JV Lady Scots

Tori Shanefelter, Staff Writer

December 11, 2014


Filed under Sports, Top News

The junior varsity (JV) Lady Scots were dominated by the Jefferson Indians on Wednesday, Dec. 10, ending the game with a final score of 37-25. The game started off slow, but began to pick up in the last two minutes of the first quarter as sophomore Erin Wise made the Scots' first basket. In the last...

Varsity Lady Scots tame Tigers on senior night

Varsity Lady Scots tame Tigers on senior night

Naomi Asrir, Staff Writer

November 4, 2014


Filed under Sports, Top News

The varsity Lady Scots dominated the Terra Nova Tigers in three sets on Nov. 4, ending their final home game of the season with great energy and evident passion for the game. Tips from junior Alex Lay and senior Lauren Tierney in the first set allowed for Carlmont’s early lead. The Tigers exercised...

Panthers cause trouble for the junior varsity Lady Scots

Panthers cause trouble for the junior varsity Lady Scots

Becca Garner, Staff Writer

November 1, 2014


Filed under Sports

Entering the Burlingame High School gym on Thursday, Oct. 30, the junior varsity (JV) Lady Scots were confident despite having lost their undefeated title to Menlo-Atherton on Tuesday, Oct. 28. The Scots hit it off hard in the first set. A combination of strong serves, hits, and agile net-game earned...

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