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Carlmont jv boys water polo reigns victorious over King’s Academy

Carlmont jv boys water polo reigns victorious over King’s Academy

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer

October 18, 2016


Filed under Sports

Carlmont JV boys water polo tightened their caps and jumped in the pool  and blew King's Academy away with an 18- 4 win. On October 17, the Scots came out victorious against  the Knights ending their season with a 5-2 winning record. “We played the best game that we possibly could’ve. We s...

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...

Screaming Scots start the year off with a bang

Screaming Scots start the year off with a bang

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

September 8, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Carlmont's student cheering section, the Screaming Scots, is different from other schools'. With one award under their belt, the screaming scots started the new school year off strong. On Friday, Carlmont students congregated at Aragon to support and cheer on their football team in the first game of...

Varsity volleyball sets up a hopeful new season

Varsity volleyball sets up a hopeful new season

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

August 26, 2016


Filed under Sports

The smell of wood polish fills the gym. New volleyball shoes squeak against the court. Tightened nets split the inside of the Stogner Gym into two halves, while full ball carts line the walls. A newly-inflated volleyball floats over the net toward the back row. Junior setter Sophie Srivastava dives...

Screamin’ Scots at Aragon

Screamin’ Scots at Aragon

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

August 26, 2016


Filed under Scot Scoop 360

Izzy Mitchell showcases the Screamin' Scots at the Carlmont vs. Aragon football game.

Celebration Assembly 2016 sends off students with a bang

Celebration Assembly 2016 sends off students with a bang

Izzy Mitchell, Estella Lippi, Anya Meredith, and Sophie Penn

May 31, 2016


Filed under Campus, Top News

Celebration Assembly brings back bedtime stories 1 ASB's Celebration Assembly art inspired by students' childhood stories 1 Scot Center takes a look at Spirit Week finale of 2016 1 Scot Center: Celebration Assembly is an improvement 1  ...

Scots sink the competition in a historic win

Scots sink the competition in a historic win

Megan Tao, Scot Scoop Editor

May 11, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

At the end of the day, the swimmers were the ones cheering from the pool deck and the coaches were celebrating in the pool. On May 7, the boys varsity swim team won the Peninsula Athletic League (PAL) championships for the first time in Carlmont swimming history. After the upsetting two-point loss...

PAL meets pump up athletes

PAL meets pump up athletes

Jackson Monge, Staff Writer

May 6, 2016


Filed under Sports

After the dust settles, new records are made. The final stretch of the season includes the PALs. The Peninsula Athletic League is the league that Carlmont sports compete is and the host of the multi-school sport championships of the league. The fastest and strongest of Carlmont athletes approach the...

Scots keep the trophy from Cherokees again

Scots keep the trophy from Cherokees again

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

May 5, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Sports

On Tuesday May 3, 2016, Boys varsity lacrosse defeated the Sequoia Cherokees 6-5. As rivals, the two teams also battled for the Carl-Seq Cup, located at Carlmont prior to this match. "We have a Carlmont-Sequoia Cup for every single sport. For lacrosse, Sequoia has never won the cup. Today we...

Scots retaliate from past loss with a victory against the Dons

Scots retaliate from past loss with a victory against the Dons

Mackenzie O, Staff Writer

April 30, 2016


Filed under Sports

On April 27, the boys volleyball team came together on their home court to take home a win after having been beaten in their last meeting with the Dons. The teams played yet another four-set match as both sides of the net fought for a win. With each point scored, the gym was filled with cheers...

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