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Varsity loses as the the team adjusts to the new season

Varsity loses as the the team adjusts to the new season

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

December 13, 2015


Filed under Sports

The varsity girls soccer team lost in their pre-season game against the Presentation Panthers on Dec. 12 as the team adjusted to the new plays and formations. As the team struggled to get the ball to the Panthers' half of the field, they lost with a score of 1-0. As the first half began, Presentation...

Band concert rocks Carlmont into holiday season

Band concert rocks Carlmont into holiday season

Alexandra Stein, Staff Writer

December 7, 2015


Filed under Campus

Carlmont instrumental music's annual winter concert series began on Dec. 2. This first night of the concert included string orchestra and concert band. The concert opened with words from Brad Jung, the president of Carlmont music booster. Jung said, "Thank you all for coming and supporting our...

Girls varsity soccer confident for upcoming season

Girls varsity soccer confident for upcoming season

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

November 25, 2015


Filed under Sports

As the winter season approaches, the 2015-2016 girls varsity soccer team is hard at work to hone their game. Sophomore Rhea Subramanian said, "There are more underclassman this year, but I don't think that having more young players is a bad sign for how we're going to play." The girls varsity...

Season ends, but uncertainty remains

Season ends, but uncertainty remains

Nate Godwin, Staff Writer

November 20, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont football's season ended last Friday with an intense overtime 24-21 loss against Sequoia. The team finished the season 3-7, going 2-3 in league play. At the start of the season, the expectations of this year's team were uncertain after a 5-5 record in 2014-2015 season. "We started this...

Students share opinions on current skiing season

Students share opinions on current skiing season

Leea Ivanel, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015


Filed under Campus, Top News

Skiing is a sport that has been around since the Last Ice Age and the Paleolithic period, around 43-45,000 years ago, according to an BBC Travel article. The "sport" was originally a necessity, used for traveling and hunting during the frozen winters of Europe and Asia. Today, skiing is a form of e...

Varsity volleyball continues its undefeated season

Varsity volleyball continues its undefeated season

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Scots remained undefeated after they pulled through and took a close victory against the Burlingame Panthers. On Tuesday, Oct. 6, Carlmont's varsity volleyball team played a five-set match against Burlingame High School. The bleachers were filled with intensity and cheers as the Scots seized...

Screamin’ Scots returning for upcoming football season

Screamin’ Scots returning for upcoming football season

Avery Adams, Editor

August 26, 2015


Filed under Campus

Hail to Thee, Oh, Carlmont High! Although the Carlmont-Hymn is monotonously slurred at the back-to-school rules presentation, it is chanted with spirit and pride by Carlmont’s very own Screamin’ Scots. Sceamin’ Scots is a group of students who gather at every Carlmont football home game...

Basketball advances during the off season

Basketball advances during the off season

Bijan Khalili, Staff Writer

August 25, 2015


Filed under Sports Talk

The 2015-2016 NBA season is already on its way, with teams making off season moves and getting young prospects looking to do big things from the draft. First up, the draft class of 2015 has been one of the more promising draft classes for a couple years. One surprise in the draft is the Los Angeles...

The off season: trades, free agents, and trades

The off season: trades, free agents, and trades

Bijan Khalili, Sports Columnist

March 11, 2015


Filed under Sports Talk

The end of the 2014-15 NFL season led to the start of off season transactions. Several shockers took place already, such as LeSean McCoy. The Philadelphia Eagles traded away McCoy to the Buffalo Bills in return for linebacker Kiko Alonso. There is no other explanation for the trade other...

Girls lacrosse hopeful about upcoming season

Girls lacrosse hopeful about upcoming season

Naomi Asrir, Staff Writer

March 7, 2015


Filed under Sports

Carlmont's girls lacrosse (LAX) team has begun prepping for their rapidly approaching season. Returning members have high expectations for their level of play in the upcoming weeks. In a recent tournament held at Menlo School on Feb. 21, the Lady Scots emerged victorious against high schools like...

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