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Girls JV water polo beats Woodside 11-10

Girls JV water polo beats Woodside 11-10

Sydney Schortgen, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

With Woodside leading 3-1 after the first quarter, Carlmont bounced back in a nail-biter game with an end victory 11-10. With the season ending in the near future, the game on Thursday, October 11 was a great victory for the Scots. Both teams exchanged points for points, leaving the crowd astonished...

JV girls’ water polo celebrates a victory against Menlo

JV girls’ water polo celebrates a victory against Menlo

Sarah Cheung, Segment Producer

September 20, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Sarah Cheung reports on Carlmont's second water polo game of the 2017 season.

Students cool off with inner tube water polo

Students cool off with inner tube water polo

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

May 21, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Sophie Penn reports on the student-organized inner tube water polo activity after school.

Varsity water polo shocks Mills

Varsity water polo shocks Mills

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

Varsity water polo had a lot to prove to themselves and their coach this week against a strong Mills team. On Oct. 27, the Scots showed grit, coming out with the 9-6 win against rivals Mills. The Scots came out early and kept the pace throughout the game. The fast tempo was in favor of the Scots as ...

JV water polo outlasts rival Hillsdale

JV water polo outlasts rival Hillsdale

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer

October 13, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

JV water polo entered with confidence in their rivalry matchup against the Hillsdale Knights. On Oct. 12, the Scots outlasted their opponent winning the game 10-6 scoring 5 goals in the final period. In the first quarter, the Scots came out firing scoring the first two goals both by sophomore c...

Varsity water polo suffers first loss of season

Varsity water polo suffers first loss of season

Avery Adams, Staff Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under Sports

Despite gaining the initial lead just seconds after the starting whistle, boys varsity water polo fell 16-7 to the Menlo-Atherton Bears on Sept. 14, experiencing their first loss of the season. The Scots were able to hold off their Menlo-Atherton opponents for the first two minutes after senior ...

Boys water polo loses a close match

Boys water polo loses a close match

Artie Hazelton, Staff Writer

October 1, 2015


Filed under Sports

The varsity boys of Carlmont took a loss to the Half Moon Bay Cougars on Sept. 30 by only a few goals, ending the game with the final score of 13-11. As soon as the game started, the Half Moon Bay coach was screaming at the referees and the players on the Cougars. This coach was not pleased with...

Denney pursues passion for water polo at UC Santa Barbara

Denney pursues passion for water polo at UC Santa Barbara

Hana Wong, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015


Filed under Top News

Senior Kristen Denney has been Carlmont's attacker on the varsity water polo team for the past four years. For years, Denney's natural talent for water polo has gotten her recognition from her peers, friends, and recruiting colleges such as the University of California Santa Barbara where she is...

Varsity water polo loses PAL match to Menlo-Atherton

Varsity water polo loses PAL match to Menlo-Atherton

Lara Ostroff, Staff Writer

November 4, 2014


Filed under Sports

If you caught Tuesday's varsity water polo match against Menlo-Atherton (MA), you may may have noticed something odd about the line-up. "We wanted to let the sophomores practice because they didn't get to play a lot this season. [We wanted them to have playing time,] especially against a really good...

Senior day victory for girls varsity water polo

Senior day victory for girls varsity water polo

Stuart Vickery, Staff Writer

November 1, 2014


Filed under Sports

Girls varsity water polo sent their seniors off with a bang for senior day on Wed. Oct. 29. Wednesday was the last game of the season for the girls varsity team, and for the seniors on the team, it was their last home game playing for Carlmont. To commemorate this occasion, underclassmen and juniors...

JV boys water polo experiences a setback after loss to MA

JV boys water polo experiences a setback after loss to MA

Stuart Vickery, Staff writer

October 18, 2014


Filed under Sports

The boys junior varsity (JV) water polo team lost substantially to Menlo Atherton (MA) in their game on Wednesday, Oct. 15. Despite their efforts, the JV team lost 8-5. "[The game was] a missed opportunity that we all learned from," said sophomore Devon Paragus. Prior to the game against MA,...

Mahdavi’s dedication to water polo pays off

Mahdavi’s dedication to water polo pays off

Stuart Vickery, Staff Writer

October 3, 2014


Filed under Student Bios

Sophomore Armon Mahdavi started out with little knowledge of water polo, but has since become a strong member of the junior varsity (JV) water polo team. Mahdavi started out last year as a freshman with little expertise, but has improved and become an important asset to the team as a player and a...

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