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Victory signals a bright future for boys’ tennis

Victory signals a bright future for boys’ tennis

Denton Silfvast, Staff Writer
April 1, 2017
Filed under Sports

Following a 6-1 victory over Hillsdale High School, the boys' tennis team extended their winning streak to four games with a commanding 7-0 win against San Mateo High School on March 30. Carlmont was expecting to come out on top even before the game began. Jerry Liu, a sophomore and varsity dou...

Carlmont tennis suffers a loss to Menlo-Atherton

Carlmont tennis suffers a loss to Menlo-Atherton

Luke Adams, Staff Writer
March 7, 2017
Filed under Sports

On March 6, the Carlmont boys tennis team suffered a 5-2 loss to Menlo-Atherton. However, the score did not tell the whole story. In a singles match, Thomas Reznik, a junior, defeated his opponent before the match could be completed because the Menlo-Atherton player withdrew because he was not feeling well. Thi...

Girls varsity tennis prepares for intense fall season

Girls varsity tennis prepares for intense fall season

Avery Adams, Staff Writer
September 1, 2016
Filed under Sports

Girls varsity tennis looks to fine-tune their skills for the upcoming season with the guidance of their new coach, Scott Howard, after a 2-5 loss to Palo Alto High School on Aug. 31. “Coach Scott is good, he’s a lot more intense [than the team’s previous coach], but I think that’s going to be r...

Boys tennis takes a tough loss to Menlo-Atherton

Boys tennis takes a tough loss to Menlo-Atherton

Seiya Mirande, Staff Writer
March 2, 2016
Filed under Sports

Coming off a solid 5-2 win against San Mateo High School, the Carlmont boys tennis team could not repeat their successes and fell to Menlo-Atherton High School on Tuesday, March 1. Despite strong efforts from many of the players, the Bears swept the Scots 6-0. A big problem for the Scots was endurance....

Boys varsity tennis predicts a successful season

Boys varsity tennis predicts a successful season

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer
February 25, 2016
Filed under Multimedia, Sports, Top News

2016 is a new year for the Scots, and the boys varsity tennis team is hopeful for a successful season. In the first scrimmage before the official season, the Carlmont Scots earned a 6-1 victory over the Serra Padres. "I had a slow start, but as the match went on, I started playing a lot better....

Boys tennis team seniors enjoy their final season

Boys tennis team seniors enjoy their final season

Zoe Wildman, Highlander Editor
April 13, 2015
Filed under Sports

For most seniors, the end of the school years marks the bittersweet closing of one chapter and the exciting beginning of another. This is especially true for student athletes as they finish out the end of their final seasons on high school sports teams. On the boys tennis team, three seniors, Mitchell...

Boys tennis comes out on top against Burlingame

Boys tennis comes out on top against Burlingame

Zoe Wildman, Highlander Editor
March 20, 2015
Filed under Sports

After a landslide win against Hillsdale on Tuesday with a score of 7-0, Carlmont boys tennis was ready for an important match against Burlingame on Thursday, March 19. Singles had to fight hard for their victory; third singles were the only match that didn't go into a third set. Freshman and first...

Girls tennis coach begins final season

Girls tennis coach begins final season

October 2, 2014
Filed under Activity Bios

The girls tennis season has just started off, and Carlmont is off to a strong start. This year there are 24 girls on the team, which include multiple new faces such as freshmen Kristen Ma, Sandra Strongin, and Juliette Rencoret. “I think that they're all super nice, cool, and are working really...

Top doubles player sidelined by tennis elbow

Top doubles player sidelined by tennis elbow

Brooke Buckley, Staff Writer
April 8, 2014
Filed under Student Bios

Playing through injuries is not impossible. “I cannot serve like I used to or fully extend my arm quickly without it hurting, but through the exercises I can do a lot more,“ said Carlmont tennis player Ben Knoot. Knoot has been playing with tennis elbow since he was eight years old. Tennis...

Varsity Tennis: Lady Scots beat Crystal Springs in victory

Varsity Tennis: Lady Scots beat Crystal Springs in victory

Mateen Nozzari, Staff Writer
October 9, 2013
Filed under Sports

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Girls Tennis vs. Hillsdale Knights

Girls Tennis vs. Hillsdale Knights

Sarah Bor, Editor
October 3, 2013
Filed under Multimedia

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Tennis breaks the streak

Tennis breaks the streak

Angelina Castillo, Staff Writer
October 3, 2013
Filed under Sports

The game against Hillsdale High was tied 3 to 3 until the last match where Carlmont suffered their first loss. Coach Amina Halsey knew going into the game that it will be a difficult match up, probably the hardest of the season, and she also expected it to be a close game. Coach Halsey said, “It is going to...

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