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Girls JV water polo beats Woodside 11-10

Girls JV water polo beats Woodside 11-10

Sydney Schortgen, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

With Woodside leading 3-1 after the first quarter, Carlmont bounced back in a nail-biter game with an end victory 11-10. With the season ending in the near future, the game on Thursday, October 11 was a great victory for the Scots. Both teams exchanged points for points, leaving the crowd astonished...

Who gets the water bill?

Who gets the water bill?

Sam Hosmer, Staff Writer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Features

Cut the check, get the service. This is the modus operandi of public and private utilities everywhere. So long as the money ends up in the right hands, the water keeps flowing and the lights stay on. If you live in Belmont, the check for the water bill ends up in the hands of the Mid-Peninsula Water District, a public agency headquartered at 3 Dairy Lane just next to US-101. They in turn purchase and pipe water originally from the Hetch Hetchy reservoir in Yosemite National Park, through the San Francisco Regional Water System, to the homes of Belmont residents as well as those living in small portions of San Carlos, Redwood City, and unincorporated San Mateo County.

San Carlos temporarily ‘taps’ into new water source

San Carlos temporarily ‘taps’ into new water source

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


Filed under News, Top News

San Carlos has received its water from Yosemite’s Hetch Hetchy Reservoir for 105 years. As a result, locals are accustomed to the fresh, crisp taste of their tap water. hey guys currently having a meltdown because i realized when i leave for college i’m gonna have to drink gross not bay area tap...

JV girls’ water polo celebrates a victory against Menlo

JV girls’ water polo celebrates a victory against Menlo

Sarah Cheung, Segment Producer

September 20, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Sarah Cheung reports on Carlmont's second water polo game of the 2017 season.

Students cool off with inner tube water polo

Students cool off with inner tube water polo

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

May 21, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Campus

Sophie Penn reports on the student-organized inner tube water polo activity after school.

Varsity water polo shocks Mills

Varsity water polo shocks Mills

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Sports

Varsity water polo had a lot to prove to themselves and their coach this week against a strong Mills team. On Oct. 27, the Scots showed grit, coming out with the 9-6 win against rivals Mills. The Scots came out early and kept the pace throughout the game. The fast tempo was in favor of the Scots as ...

JV water polo outlasts rival Hillsdale

JV water polo outlasts rival Hillsdale

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer

October 13, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

JV water polo entered with confidence in their rivalry matchup against the Hillsdale Knights. On Oct. 12, the Scots outlasted their opponent winning the game 10-6 scoring 5 goals in the final period. In the first quarter, the Scots came out firing scoring the first two goals both by sophomore c...

Varsity water polo suffers first loss of season

Varsity water polo suffers first loss of season

Avery Adams, Staff Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under Sports

Despite gaining the initial lead just seconds after the starting whistle, boys varsity water polo fell 16-7 to the Menlo-Atherton Bears on Sept. 14, experiencing their first loss of the season. The Scots were able to hold off their Menlo-Atherton opponents for the first two minutes after senior ...

Boys water polo loses a close match

Boys water polo loses a close match

Artie Hazelton, Staff Writer

October 1, 2015


Filed under Sports

The varsity boys of Carlmont took a loss to the Half Moon Bay Cougars on Sept. 30 by only a few goals, ending the game with the final score of 13-11. As soon as the game started, the Half Moon Bay coach was screaming at the referees and the players on the Cougars. This coach was not pleased with...

Implementation of new California water restrictions starting in April

Implementation of new California water restrictions starting in April

Victor Li, Staff Writer

March 23, 2015


Filed under News, Top News

Restrictions have been imposed on many aspects of life from movie theaters and club entrances, to driving and voting. Yet, rarely do we hear about restrictions on water. Water is a necessity to life as well as one of the most basic human needs, and that's exactly why California is passing new water...

Denney pursues passion for water polo at UC Santa Barbara

Denney pursues passion for water polo at UC Santa Barbara

Hana Wong, Staff Writer

March 11, 2015


Filed under Top News

Senior Kristen Denney has been Carlmont's attacker on the varsity water polo team for the past four years. For years, Denney's natural talent for water polo has gotten her recognition from her peers, friends, and recruiting colleges such as the University of California Santa Barbara where she is...

So you want to save water?

So you want to save water?

Alisa Takahashi, Staff Writer

January 21, 2015


Filed under Multimedia

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