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Carlmont softball tames the Homestead Mustangs

Carlmont softball tames the Homestead Mustangs

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer
March 15
Filed under Sports

Carlmont varsity softball continued their perfect season on March 14 against Homestead High School.   The victory was led by a strong pitching performance by Mailey McLemore, a junior. A few hits late in the game and errors committed by the Homestead defense put runs on the board that McLemore an...

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...

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...

Menlo-Atherton takes home a win from the Scots

Menlo-Atherton takes home a win from the Scots

Mackenzie O'Connell
February 2
Filed under Sports

Cleats tear up the turf field as the Lady Scots attempted to best the Bears under the Carlmont lights. On Jan 31 the Scots took on Menlo-Atherton in hopes to make up their previous defeat to the Bears. Though both teams played hard, the Bear skills and speed allowed them to take another win on Ca...

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

Madeline Smith-Morton, Staff Writer
January 30
Filed under Sports

Right from the jump JV girls basketball team took the lead and held it against Woodside in their win on Jan. 27. The Scots' team went wild when sophomore Evelyn Gordy scored the first point. Carlmont would stay in the lead for the rest of the game.  Throughout the first quarter, Carlmont main...

Varsity soccer beats Rams for another win

Varsity soccer beats Rams for another win

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer
January 26
Filed under Sports

The Scots maintained their first place record with a 4-1 win over Westmoor High School on Jan. 25. “I think we executed very well and even though we came out with a victory we still have room for improvement,” said senior Dro Avetian. In the first half of the game, the Scots dominated the play and ...

Scots celebrate senior night with a win

Scots celebrate senior night with a win

Avery Adams, Staff Writer
October 26
Filed under Sports, Top News

Bleachers filled. Walls decorated. Deafening cheers echoing throughout the gym. On Oct. 25 the Scots celebrated their senior night with a victory over the Half Moon Bay Cougars. Despite their slow start, the Lady Scots gained momentum by the middle of the second set and remained resilient throughout...

Varsity volleyball takes home the win against the knights

Varsity volleyball takes home the win against the knights

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer
September 14
Filed under Sports

Eyes are locked in on every movement of the ball. The bleachers are quiet. Tense. Each pass is essential to who will win the close match. The players slide and dig for balls. Strong hits fly across the net. It smacks the court as Hillsdale players dive to the ground trying to save it. The Scots...

Scots sink the competition in a historic win

Scots sink the competition in a historic win

Megan Tao, Scot Scoop Editor
May 11
Filed under Sports, Top News

At the end of the day, the swimmers were the ones cheering from the pool deck and the coaches were celebrating in the pool. On May 7, the boys varsity swim team won the Peninsula Athletic League (PAL) championships for the first time in Carlmont swimming history. After the upsetting two-point loss...

Track trains and preps for PALS

Track trains and preps for PALS

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer
May 4
Filed under Sports

The 2016 track and field team is getting ready for their last and final meet: PALS. PALS is the championship for freshmen and sophomores who are competing in field and running events. Only the top three athletes from each event compete in PALS. "All the schools that we compete against this season...

Warriors’ win proves costly

Warriors’ win proves costly

Kian Karamdashti, Staff Writer
April 26
Filed under Sports

Deja vu. Warriors fans could not help but feel panicked as they watched their reigning NBA Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry down and clearly injured during the Warriors' 121-94 victory over the Houston Rockets on Sunday, April 24. It has been almost a year since fans witnessed Curry injure his...

Varsity badminton sweeps Sequoia

Varsity badminton sweeps Sequoia

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer
April 14
Filed under Sports

Between the boys and girls singles and doubles, the Carlmont Scots swept the Sequoia Cherokees 12-0 on April 12.

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