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Boys varsity lacrosse dominates Gunn

Boys varsity lacrosse dominates Gunn

Nathan Durrans, Staff Writer
March 14
Filed under Sports

The varsity lacrosse team took a commanding 14-3 victory over Gunn High School in their second win of the pre-season. The Scots started the game with a faceoff win. Coach Todd Irwin said, “We won today because we had a great faceoff game.” This would continue throughout the game as the Scots...

Girls varsity softball have big shoes to fill

Girls varsity softball have big shoes to fill

Daniel Friis, Staff Writer
March 10
Filed under Sports

On April 12, 2016, former varsity softball head coach, Jim Liggett made history when he won his 1000th career high school softball game. Liggett, who had coached at Carlmont High School for 41 years, led the Scots to 28 league championships and had 40 of his players receive scholarships to play in c...

Boys Varsity Volleyball defeats Gators through a team effort

Boys Varsity Volleyball defeats Gators through a team effort

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer
March 10
Filed under ScotCenter

Ryan Geronimo reports on the boys varsity volleyball match against Sacred Heart Preparatory.

Varsity badminton starts off season smashing

Varsity badminton starts off season smashing

Katrina Wong, Staff Writer
March 9
Filed under Sports

Armed with a racket and a single birdie, players face off in the first meet of the season. The only thing separating the rivals is the net placed between them. On March 7, Carlmont badminton won 14 out of the total 15 games played against Sequoia High School. This is the same result they achieved t...

Carlmont softball defeats Mountain View

Carlmont softball defeats Mountain View

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer
March 9
Filed under Sports

There might be a new coach this season, but the Lady Scots are back with a championship in mind. On March 7, Carlmont varsity softball shut out Mountain View High School 8-0, maintaining their undefeated record. With strong leadership from first-year coach Marco Giuliacci, the Lady Scots have been a h...

Mountain View Spartans dominate boys varsity lacrosse

Mountain View Spartans dominate boys varsity lacrosse

Trey Chock, Staff Writer
March 4
Filed under Sports

The boys varsity lacrosse team suffered a 12-4 loss against the Mountain View Spartans in their second pre-season game on March 3. The Spartans were playing at a higher intensity as they managed to score goal after goal on the Scots, although the latter had managed to gain multiple points within the...

Varsity softball begins season with a win

Varsity softball begins season with a win

Aaron Moskovitz, Staff Writer
March 3
Filed under Sports

“I expect that we will win this game. We have been working hard, so it should pay off and show in game situations,” said Ashley Trierweiler before the game on March 2. Presentation High School from San Jose went 17-10 last year, finishing in 11th place in the Central Coast Section. Comparatively,...

Strong performances fuel varsity girls lacrosse’s victory

Strong performances fuel varsity girls lacrosse’s victory

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer
March 3
Filed under Sports

The frigid air could not hold off the blazing comeback cooked up by the Lady Scots. On March 1, the Carlmont girls varsity lacrosse team faced Sequoia for a head-to-head battle on Carlmont turf. The game opened quickly with Sequoia scoring the first goal of the game five minutes in after bursting...

Boys varsity lacrosse starts the season strong

Boys varsity lacrosse starts the season strong

Lucy Gibbs, Staff Writer
March 2
Filed under Sports

Carlmont prevailed over Dougherty Valley with a final score of 7-6. The Dougherty Valley Wildcats traveled from San Ramon on Feb. 28 to face the Scots in the first game of the season. Tensions were high as the two teams lined up for the face-off. "I was kind of iffy on the team," said Jack Morris...

Girls Varsity Basketball cruises in first CCS match

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer
February 26
Filed under ScotCenter

Ryan Geronimo reports on the girls varsity basketball team's first postseason match against Salinas High School.

Carlmont varsity swim team rides the wave into a new season

Carlmont varsity swim team rides the wave into a new season

Daniel Friis, Staff Writer
February 16
Filed under Sports

Champions It’s something sports team strives to be one day. It’s what motivates them to practice every day and become the best. Last year, the boys varsity swim team put in the work achieved this feat by winning the Peninsula Athletic League (PAL). “I think what made our team so success...

Boys varsity defends home turf in thriller

Boys varsity defends home turf in thriller

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer
February 9
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...

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