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Track aims to be undefeated until PALS

Track aims to be undefeated until PALS

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer

April 22, 2016


Filed under Sports

The 2016 track and field team had their second-to-last home meet, Thursday, April 21 at 3:15 p.m. against Burlingame High School. The team is so far are undefeated, and are hoping to stay undefeated until PALS. "It'll be nice walking into PALS as an undefeated track team. Knowing that will boost...

Varsity badminton sweeps Sequoia

Varsity badminton sweeps Sequoia

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016


Filed under Sports

Between the boys and girls singles and doubles, the Carlmont Scots swept the Sequoia Cherokees 12-0 on April 12.

Scots volleyball defeats the Knights at their castle

Scots volleyball defeats the Knights at their castle

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

Eyes constantly moving. The court. The scoreboard. Cheers from both sides echoed in the gym till the very end on the day the Scots took home a win against Hillsdale High School. The boys volleyball team came together on April 13 to beat the Hillsdale Knights. The Knights fought hard, but were no...

Swimming Scots lose to rival Bears

Swimming Scots lose to rival Bears

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

March 30, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont's swim team competed and lost in a meet against Menlo-Atherton (M.A.) High School on March 29. The overall score was 415-293. The varsity boys won with a score of 98-72, while junior varsity girls had a closer meet ending with a loss of 103-83. Boys junior varsity and girls varsity experienced...

Scots outrun the Mustangs

Scots outrun the Mustangs

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

March 27, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Sports

With hundreds of athletes competing in track, long jump, high jump, shot put, and discus throw, it's hard to determine whether a collective school team won or not. In the case of the Carlmont Scots against the Capuchino Mustangs, it was clear that the Scots finished the meet with many victories. Junior...

Boys volleyball leaves Aragon’s court with a loss

Boys volleyball leaves Aragon’s court with a loss

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

March 24, 2016


Filed under Sports

On March 24, the Dons defeated Scots in a close four-set game. Every match was a hard fight by every player on both sides of the net. On the sidelines, posters were waved and cheers echoed from the gym walls, but the Scots couldn't get their heads in the game and were unable to pull out a win on...

Boys varsity baseball defends league title

Boys varsity baseball defends league title

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

March 20, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Sports, Top News

"For the rest of the season, we expect to do the same thing we did this week and defend our league title," said senior Connor Loucks, the catcher on the Carlmont baseball team. The other players mirrored Loucks's determination to defend Carlmont's league title and place first for the fourth time. With...

A mock meet motivates the track team

A mock meet motivates the track team

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer

March 19, 2016


Filed under Sports

The Carlmont track and field team practiced for the season with their first mock meet today on March 17. This meet was intended to prepare the athletes for an actual meet by allowing them to experience what their events will actually be like and the order they would be in. "We all looked good today...

Boys volleyball dominates in their first game

Boys volleyball dominates in their first game

Mackenzie O'Connell and Ivy Nguyen

March 12, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

Intensity flooded the court as the Scots boys volleyball team came together to win their first home game of the season. The bleachers filled up in the Scots Gym on March 10 as the boys volleyball team took the court for their first home game against Mills High School. A series of hits and blocked...

Sun sets on girls soccer with a tough CCS game

Sun sets on girls soccer with a tough CCS game

Aria Frangos, Scot Scoop Editor

February 25, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

The ball just couldn't seem to find the back of the net on Feb. 24 as the girls varsity soccer team played the Piedmont Hills Pirates for the first game of CCS playoffs. "It was an amazing game," said sophomore Mackenzie Webb. "Everyone played their hearts out, and it was really unlucky how our shots...

Varsity boys soccer endures disappointing CCS loss

Varsity boys soccer endures disappointing CCS loss

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

February 25, 2016


Filed under Sports

Boys varsity soccer's season has officially ended after their first and last CCS game. On Feb. 24, the Scots lost their match in CCS to the Alvarez Eagles on home turf, ending the 2015-2016 season. The score was 1-0. There was a substantial amount of energy at kickoff; Alvarez was slightly stronger,...

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