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Varsity boys’ volleyball plays their best game of the season

Varsity boys’ volleyball plays their best game of the season

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under Sports

Although the season is coming close to the end for boys' volleyball, the players refuse to hang up their jerseys. On April 19, the Scots dominated the court against the Aragon Dons. The Scots ended the night winning three out of the four sets against the highly skilled team. As soon as the first whistle was blown, ...

Club soccer ‘kicks off’ spring season

Club soccer ‘kicks off’ spring season

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

“The grind” really does not stop for student-athletes. As the high school soccer season draws to a close, athletes are pushed back onto the field to play for their club teams. Since November, many San Carlos United players have taken a break from their club team to play for their schools. This week, San Carlos United tea...

Students prepare for AP test season

Students prepare for AP test season

Sadie Lyman, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Campus

It's that time of year again: AP test season. Whether it be studying very day or waiting until the very last minute, all students have their own way to prepare for their AP exams. The Advanced Placement (AP) exam is open to anyone who is willing to pay for it, regardless of whether they are enrolle...

JV boys’ basketball team finishes their season strong

JV boys’ basketball team finishes their season strong

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

Applause and high fives echoed throughout the gym as the last buzzer of the JV boys' basketball season went off. Carlmont had won their game 40-27 against Aragon High School. "I want to end the season on a high note; we lost four games in a row at one point," said JV coach Josh Wellman. The game st...

New ‘Black Mirror’ season continues its odd yet intriguing theme

New ‘Black Mirror’ season continues its odd yet intriguing theme

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

February 2, 2018


Filed under Reviews

The end of the world. A completely immersive dating machine. Overprotective parents. All this and more is brought out in season four of 'Black Mirror.' On Dec. 29, 2017, Netflix launched its fourth season of 'Black Mirror,' a British television series that focuses on possible futures for the human...

Carlmont swimmers dive into tryouts with great confidence

Carlmont swimmers dive into tryouts with great confidence

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

The bell rang for the end of the school day, and students rushed to the swimming pool. Friends conversed and shared a few laughs in the bleachers while waiting for everyone else to arrive. Today, Jan. 29, was the fateful first day of swim tryouts. The tryouts were only to see what levels people were at ...

California flu season deadliest in a decade

California flu season deadliest in a decade

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

January 16, 2018


Filed under News

Every year, the flu virus evolves, and this year's flu season is proving to be one of the most deadly in recent years. “This appears to be one of the worst seasons we’ve had in the last 10 years,” state epidemiologist Dr. Gil Chavez said in a call with Los Angeles Times reporters. “We’re early, and we’re trending up.” San Jose ...

Holiday village raises excitement and cheer for holiday season

Holiday village raises excitement and cheer for holiday season

Daniel Friis, Segment Producer

January 4, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Daniel Friis reports on ASB's actions to spread holiday cheer.

JV girls’ basketball starts season off strong

JV girls’ basketball starts season off strong

Briana McDonald, Segment Producer

January 4, 2018


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Briana McDonald reports on the start of the JV girls' Basketball season.

Holiday season brings holiday grams

Holiday season brings holiday grams

Samantha Chu, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Campus

It's that time of year again. Lights hanging outside of buildings shine brightly in the night sky, Christmas music starts playing in every restaurant, and people rush to stores to do their gift shopping. It's officially the holiday season, and with the holiday season comes holiday grams for Carlmont. AS...

Hundreds of puppies and kittens look for a home this holiday season

Hundreds of puppies and kittens look for a home this holiday season

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

With the holiday spirit finally arriving in San Francisco, so have hundreds of kittens and puppies wishing for a family of their own this holiday season. For over 30 years, the San Francisco Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has partnered with Macy’s to show off its adoptable pets in hopes that passersby may bring a new addition, or multiple additions, to their family. With holiday-themed names like “Yams,” “Potato,” and “Turkey,” more than 65 animals ha...

Cross country runners prepare themselves for the upcoming track season

Cross country runners prepare themselves for the upcoming track season

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


Filed under Sports

Carlmont cross country runners are actively preparing themselves for the season to come as the track season comes ever nearer.    Despite constantly working on school work and with other things going on in their lives, the cross country runners still find time to be able to up their game through tr...

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