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Girls track dominates PAL championships

Girls track dominates PAL championships

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer
May 17, 2017
Filed under Sports

The Carlmont girls track team sprinted past their rival schools and claimed first place during PAL championships at Westmoore High School on May 13. The team score consisted of 99 points while the second place score from Aragon was 59.33 points. This year the Carlmont track team hired James Jewett, a new coac...

Carlmont track and field defeats Terra Nova

Carlmont track and field defeats Terra Nova

Briana McDonald, Staff Writer
April 21, 2017
Filed under Sports

On Wednesday, April 19, the Scots faced off Terra Nova on a hot and sunny afternoon. Before the starting pistol shot off for the first event at 3:15, the girls 400-meter relay team nervously practiced their baton pass around the Carlmont track. The girls 400-meter relay was run by Aimee Kanadjian, Madison Wo...

‘Anything Goes’ celebrates months of preparation

‘Anything Goes’ celebrates months of preparation

Ben Balster, Staff Writer
February 10, 2017
Filed under Campus

The cast of Carlmont's spring play, "Anything Goes," have been preparing diligently for their roles in the musical comedy. Terby Diesh, a sophomore playing the role of Moonface Martin, public enemy #13, said, "We've been working [on the play] since October and pretty much everyday except [for] Saturday...

PAL meets pump up athletes

PAL meets pump up athletes

Jackson Monge, Staff Writer
May 6, 2016
Filed under Sports

After the dust settles, new records are made. The final stretch of the season includes the PALs. The Peninsula Athletic League is the league that Carlmont sports compete is and the host of the multi-school sport championships of the league. The fastest and strongest of Carlmont athletes approach the...

Track aims to be undefeated until PALS

Track aims to be undefeated until PALS

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer
April 22, 2016
Filed under Sports

The 2016 track and field team had their second-to-last home meet, Thursday, April 21 at 3:15 p.m. against Burlingame High School. The team is so far are undefeated, and are hoping to stay undefeated until PALS. "It'll be nice walking into PALS as an undefeated track team. Knowing that will boost...

Scots outrun the Mustangs

Scots outrun the Mustangs

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer
March 27, 2016
Filed under Multimedia, Sports

With hundreds of athletes competing in track, long jump, high jump, shot put, and discus throw, it's hard to determine whether a collective school team won or not. In the case of the Carlmont Scots against the Capuchino Mustangs, it was clear that the Scots finished the meet with many victories. Junior...

A mock meet motivates the track team

A mock meet motivates the track team

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer
March 19, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Carlmont track and field team practiced for the season with their first mock meet today on March 17. This meet was intended to prepare the athletes for an actual meet by allowing them to experience what their events will actually be like and the order they would be in. "We all looked good today...

Track is racing toward their 2016 goals

Track is racing toward their 2016 goals

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer
March 4, 2016
Filed under Sports

This year, the 2016 track team is focusing on moving up to the next league and becoming a stronger and faster team. "I have been here four years, and I have always had amazing, strong, hardworking teammates, but this year I feel like we are a lot faster and stronger. We are in the second league,...

ScotCenter: Changes in AP English Throw Students Off Track – Sophie Penn

ScotCenter: Changes in AP English Throw Students Off Track – Sophie Penn

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer
February 9, 2016
Filed under Campus, ScotCenter

When sophomores meet with their counselors to finalize their schedule for the fall, there will be a change to their options for English. AP Composition is no longer going to be available to juniors, and will instead become a senior level English class. Students and teachers had mixed opinions about the...

Charlie Puth and his ‘Nine Track Mind’ visit the Bay Area

Charlie Puth and his ‘Nine Track Mind’ visit the Bay Area

Adriana Ramirez, Staff Writer
February 3, 2016
Filed under A&E

Charlie Puth placed smiles on people's faces and warmed their hearts when he greeted them on Feb. 2 at the shops at Tanforan. This successful gathering, full of excitement and life, was due to his new debut album, "Nine Track Mind," released on Jan. 29. You may know him from his spectacular...

Track stars say goodbye

Track stars say goodbye

Tara Shahrvini, Staff Writer
May 23, 2014
Filed under Sports

As this year's track season ends, seniors say goodbye to their high school friends and team. After four years as a track athlete, senior Franklin Rice said, "I could not have asked for a better team. I have grown so much as a student and athlete because of track. Team sports give students the opportunity...

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