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A season in review: boys varsity basketball

A season in review: boys varsity basketball

Daniel Wang, Staff Writer

February 15, 2013

A lot can happen in the course of a basketball season. Team chemistry will grow or diminish and player morale will increase or decrease. However, the goal of every team every season is the same: to win the championship. At the beginning of the season, the Carlmont varsity basketball team looked very...

Girls varsity basketball pulls off first season victory against M-A

Girls varsity basketball pulls off first season victory against M-A

Claudia Leist, Highlander Editor

February 7, 2013

The victory was sweet as the Carlmont girls varsity defeated the Menlo-Atherton High School Bears in a tough game on both sides.The game started off with frequent turnovers from the Scots and the inability for them to make their layups. They had good offensive movement, but the Bears managed to get better...

Girls varsity kicking the season off right

Girls varsity kicking the season off right

December 10, 2012

The girls varsity soccer team won both of their last two games. They dominated the first game, on Friday Dec. 7, against Gunderson at Palo Alto High School. They won this game with a score of 7-0. On Saturday Dec. 8, they defeated Palo Alto High School with a score of 1-0. "Gunderson is not...

Unique recipes for this holiday season

December 5, 2012

Kourambiethes (greek cookies) Ingredients: three sticks unsalted butter, soft one half teaspoon kosher salt quarter cup powdered sugar, plus additional for coating one egg yolk two tablespoons brandy one teaspoon vanilla extract three cups all-purpose flour, sifted 45 whole cloves Directions: 1....

Girls soccer confident about season

Jessica Adair, Staff Writer/Columnist

December 2, 2012

Despite their 0-1 loss to the Saint Francis High School Lancers, the Carlmont Scots junior varsity girls soccer team is confident that they will not disappoint this year. Even though this was a preseason game, the Scots gave it all they got and only allowed one goal. "We had really good defense...

Cross country ends season on a high note

Cross country ends season on a high note

Sarah Klieves, Editor-in-Chief

November 25, 2012

Another season for Carlmont's cross country team came to a close with the California Interscholastic Federation State Meet on Saturday at the 5K Woodward Park course in Fresno. Carlmont's varsity boys team competed inin the race against 22 other teams in their division. As a team, the Scots placed...

Varsity girls basketball gets ready for the season

Varsity girls basketball gets ready for the season

Arianna Bayangos, Scot Scoop News Editor

November 15, 2012

  The varsity girls basketball team began preparing for their games for this season. From Oct. 29 to Nov. 3, the girls tried out for the junior varsity and varsity teams. On the week of Nov. 5, the results of the tryouts were announced and practices began for both JV and varsity. Last...

Junior varsity football ends a fantastic season

Junior varsity football ends a fantastic season

November 11, 2012

The Carlmont junior varsity football team had a great ending to an amazing season, defeating their rivals, the Sequoia High School Cherokees 12-7. “That was the biggest game of the year. I know we won the league championship, but beating Sequoia on their field after the way they beat us on ours......

Frosh-soph volleyball’s undefeated season tarnished

Frosh-soph volleyball’s undefeated season tarnished

October 24, 2012

Up until their battle against Aragon, the frosh-soph volleyball team was undefeated. In a crushing third game, the Scots lost 13-15. It all came down to what team could play the best defense. With both teams taking aggressive swings, it was hard to pick up every shot. Libero Erin Alonso comme...

Varsity volleyball finishing off the season

Varsity volleyball finishing off the season

October 21, 2012

Carlmont’s varsity volleyball team beat San Mateo for the second time on Oct. 18, 2012. With this game being really close to the end of the season, varsity volleyball was determined to come out and win The Lady Scots started and ended strong, wining all three games scoring 25-11, 25-19, 25-21. The...

Family Guy returns for its 11th season

Family Guy returns for its 11th season

Kristen Friis, ScotCenter Editor-in-Chief/Business Manager

October 2, 2012

              Fourteen years later and the hit television show Family Guy is still going strong. First aired in 1998, the animated comedy returned last Sunday for the start of its 11th season. Even after 14 years, it has been said that the newer episodes are still as hum...

Varsity volleyball scores first win of the season

Varsity volleyball scores first win of the season

September 19, 2012

Carlmont’s varsity volleyball team won their first league game against Terra Nova on Sept. 18. With this being the first game of the season, varsity volleyball was determined to come out and win. The Lady Scots started and ended strong, wining all three games scoring 25-11, 25-17, 25-19. The game...

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