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Scots slay the Knights in close battle

Scots slay the Knights in close battle

Isabella Wesson, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Carlmont girls JV volleyball team encountered a head-to-head clash with the Hillsdale Knights, triumphant only due to their sudden surge of spirit.  The Scots started the game off strong on Oct. 8, winning the first set 25-17 and 28-26 in the second. Expecting little from the opposing team, Carl...

Carlmont falls to Sacred Heart Prep in rough season opener

Carlmont falls to Sacred Heart Prep in rough season opener

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

September 1, 2019

When the Carlmont Scots started their season with a game against the Sacred Heart Prep (SHP) Gators last year, the Scots did not have a happy ending. Carlmont suffered one of their three losses last season to the SHP Gators by a 21-6 margin. While many Scots entered Saturday's game with confidence, history appeared to repe...

Varsity football’s hard work continues during the offseason

Varsity football’s hard work continues during the offseason

Aaron Penn, Staff Writer

May 28, 2019

The steady clang of metal on metal echoes across the room as sweat drips onto the ground, accompanied by the sound of heavy breathing. Although the sun has just risen, the intensity and focus throughout the room is impenetrable. This is a normal morning for Carlmont's varsity football team. Two seaso...

Scots swim past Burlingame with eyes set on PAL finals

Scots swim past Burlingame with eyes set on PAL finals

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

April 20, 2019

The Carlmont swim teams completed the four-way sweep of Burlingame High School in their final meet before Peninsula Athletic League (PAL) qualifiers. On Senior Day, the Scots swam hard and fast, with boys varsity winning 105-63 and girls varsity winning 139-31, while the JV boys and girls won 125-85 an...

JV softball brings more wins for Carlmont

JV softball brings more wins for Carlmont

Nyah Dompier-Norrbom, Staff Writer

April 15, 2019

Carlmont Scots beat the Hillsdale Knights on Tuesday, April 9, in yet another successful JV softball game. Supportive teammates, like Sophia Stone, a sophomore, uplifted the rest of the team before the game by cheering the players up and reminding each person that they are great. "When girls usua...

Scots lacrosse suffers disappointing loss at Serra

Scots lacrosse suffers disappointing loss at Serra

Miles Ozorio, Scot Scoop Editor

April 14, 2019

The boys varsity lacrosse team was unable to catch up against the high-scoring Serra Padres in a non-conference game on Saturday, April 13. The match, which ended with a final score of 18-6, snapped Serra’s eight-game losing streak while simultaneously extending the Scots’ losing streak to seve...

Luck o’ the Irish works against Scots boys varsity lacrosse

Luck o’ the Irish works against Scots boys varsity lacrosse

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

March 25, 2019

The Carlmont Scots varsity lacrosse team faced a formidable opponent in their 17-6 loss versus the Sacred Heart Cathedral Prep (SHCP) Fightin' Irish. The Scots' large deficit is a little misleading as they got off to a quick start taking a 1-0 lead less than two minutes in with a goal by attackman...

JV boys lacrosse settles the score with their rivals

JV boys lacrosse settles the score with their rivals

Ayal Meyers, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

The Carlmont Scots could not have crafted a more dramatic game for themselves in their JV boys lacrosse battle with Sequoia on a rainy Tuesday night. They had every element of the perfect story-line: a deficit, a struggle, heavy rain, and a hero. Last season, the boys had raced out to an early lead...

Scots JV baseball gets shellacked by rival Sequoia in their season opener

Scots JV baseball gets shellacked by rival Sequoia in their season opener

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

March 2, 2019

The Carlmont Scots JV boys baseball team suffered a 16-3 mercy-rule defeat to rival Sequoia Cherokees at home on Friday, unable to make it past the fifth inning. Sequoia got started right off the bat, scoring five runs in the first inning off of Scot's starting pitcher Tai Takahashi, a sophomore....

Scots soccer falls short on senior night

Scots soccer falls short on senior night

Miles Ozorio, Scot Scoop Editor

February 15, 2019

The boys varsity soccer team suffered a close 1-0 loss to Aragon during senior night on Wednesday, Feb. 13. Despite their loss, the team still had a positive senior night as they advanced to CCS playoffs. The night started with a celebration of the graduating seniors, with parents and teammate...

Varsity girls soccer faces crushing defeat against Menlo-Atherton

Varsity girls soccer faces crushing defeat against Menlo-Atherton

Dantony Lewis, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

A close game. The last few minutes. The Carlmont Scots were left with a crushing loss, 4-2, against the Menlo-Atherton Bears. The varsity girls soccer team started with a slow offense against MA. They struggled to get open shots and to pass the ball. "We had a lack of fundamentals that we need...

JV boys basketball suffer another loss in a battle against the Knights

JV boys basketball suffer another loss in a battle against the Knights

Natalie Doud, Scot Scoop Editor

January 31, 2019

The Scots fell short on Wednesday night after they were unable to close the gap, losing to Hillsdale’s JV boys’ basketball team with an ending score of 45-39. Hillsdale started the game off strong by winning the tip-off and taking the ball to their side, but both teams failed to score right away. The first quar...

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