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Varsity boys’ soccer ties Woodside in a thriller on senior night

Varsity boys’ soccer ties Woodside in a thriller on senior night

Andrew Shen, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Scots and Wildcats played in an intense battle that led to a 1-1 draw.   On Feb. 14, Carlmont played Woodside in their final home league game for the Scots.   The two teams had previously met on Jan. 19 on Woodside’s home field. That game also ended in 1-1 draw. This rematch did not disappoint as both sides ...

Boys varsity defends home turf in thriller

Boys varsity defends home turf in thriller

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer

February 9, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

With the starting senior center-back Jack Mclean out with a knee injury, the team had to rally behind junior Ethan Leong and boy did he step up. On Feb. 8 the Scots beat Menlo-Atherton 3-2 on a late go-ahead penalty shot goal by senior captain Dro Avetian. The game got off to a roaring start as...

Varsity basketball edges Sequoia in a thriller

Varsity basketball edges Sequoia in a thriller

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer

January 24, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

On Jan. 20, varsity boys basketball faced off against Sequoia in the first quad game of the year. Ryan Geronimo reports the story.

‘Nightcrawler’ takes the thrill out of thriller

‘Nightcrawler’ takes the thrill out of thriller

Colley Loum, Staff Writer

November 6, 2014


Filed under A&E

Dan Gilroy's "Nightcrawler" is a thriller that will lead the audience on for a big climax before disappointing them when they get there. "Nightcrawler" sheds a new light on the news film industry. Jake Gyllenhaal plays Lou Bloom, a young man trying to find a career. Bloom steels to make a living...

Marvel wowed with second ‘Captain America’ film

Marvel wowed with second ‘Captain America’ film

Alex Wildman, Staff Writer

April 29, 2014


Filed under A&E

Marvel did not disappoint audiences with their newest movie, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier.” Brothers Anthony and Joe Russo co-directed this installment of the “Captain America” series with much success. In the film, Chris Evans reprised his role as Steve Rogers, aka Captain America. Appearances...

‘Grimm’ is the perfect blend between cop drama and supernatural thriller

‘Grimm’ is the perfect blend between cop drama and supernatural thriller

Alex Wildman, Staff Writer

January 28, 2014


Filed under A&E

The NBC television series “Grimm” puts a new twist on classic stories. Each episode is in some way inspired by one of the Grimm Brother’s Fairy Tales, but “Grimm” at its core is a cop drama. “Grimm” follows Portland Homicide Detective Nick Burkhardt (David Giuntoli) as he tries to...

‘Gravity’ is an out there thriller

‘Gravity’ is an out there thriller

Julian Smith, Staff Writer

October 22, 2013


Filed under A&E

"Gravity," living up to all of its hype, is an impressive showcase of jaw-dropping special effects paired with the fragile nature of our human race. With many movies of this sort, it takes the viewer to let go of rational and reality in order to truly grasp and enjoy the film. But “Gravity,” largel...

A thriller in the quad

A thriller in the quad

Dominic Gialdini, Highlander Entertainment Editor

November 1, 2012


Filed under Campus

Carlmont's Beginning Dance class's hard work paid off on Wednesday, Oct. 31 when the quad was flooded with people who eagerly watched them perform Michael Jackson's "Thriller," a popular tradition at the school's Halloween rally for the past six years. A large amount of time and effort was invested t...

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