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Varsity girls’ basketball takes the win against the Gunn Titans

Varsity girls’ basketball takes the win against the Gunn Titans

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


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Despite the fact that the varsity Lady Scots barely worked up a sweat, they were still able to prove victorious over the Gunn High School Titans. From the start, both teams played very different games. While the Scots focused on passing and shooting three-point shots around the outside of the key, the Titans were able to drive t...

Girls’ junior varsity basketball displays dominance against the Titans

Girls’ junior varsity basketball displays dominance against the Titans

Parker English, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


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Girls' junior varsity basketball continued their successful season with an outstanding performance against Gunn High School on Tuesday, Dec. 5. Carlmont was the first team to put points on the board and led the game at the quarter by 14. Throughout the first and second quarter, the Scots went on a ...

Cross country runners prepare themselves for the upcoming track season

Cross country runners prepare themselves for the upcoming track season

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017


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Carlmont cross country runners are actively preparing themselves for the season to come as the track season comes ever nearer.    Despite constantly working on school work and with other things going on in their lives, the cross country runners still find time to be able to up their game through tr...

Varsity volleyball advances to the NorCal Championship game

Varsity volleyball advances to the NorCal Championship game

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

November 25, 2017


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Carlmont girls' varsity volleyball has proven that they are a team to remember. A team that is making Carlmont history.  The Scots defeated Granite Bay High School in three sets in the NorCal semifinals on Nov. 23. "Our coach always tells us to think of every team like it's the best team you ...

The JV soccer team beats Capuchino 5-0 in their first scrimmage

The JV soccer team beats Capuchino 5-0 in their first scrimmage

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

November 24, 2017


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The boys' junior varsity soccer team starts off their season well with a win against the Mustangs the day before Thanksgiving. Only six members of Capuchino's team was present, so one of their varsity players had to sub in. The Scots had nine players on while the Mustangs had seven, contributing to C...

Girls varsity volleyball beats Analy 3-0 in northern California playoffs

Girls varsity volleyball beats Analy 3-0 in northern California playoffs

Brian Olivares, Staff Writer

November 24, 2017


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The girls Varsity volleyball team made Carlmont history after winning their first northern California playoff game. The game started with Carlmont establishing an early dominance, and they were able to win the first set, with many spikes that resulted in kills, and other times in digs. The cro...

JV soccer falls to the Cherokees in their first game of the season

JV soccer falls to the Cherokees in their first game of the season

Alexander English, Staff Writer

November 23, 2017


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Carlmont junior varsity girls' soccer suffered their first defeat of the year in a 4-0 loss against Sequoia High School on Monday, Nov. 20. Carlmont has a strong rivalry against Sequoia, having narrowly lost to them at the end of their last season, making this game hold much significance for many...

Carlmont Boosters Club plays a crucial role in school sports funding

Carlmont Boosters Club plays a crucial role in school sports funding

Parker English, Staff Writer

November 19, 2017


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Although the Sequoia Union High School District provides funding to the Carlmont High School athletic program, it is not enough to meet the financial needs of the more than 30 Carlmont sports teams. Therefore, parents, through contributions to the Carlmont Scots Boosters Club, supplement the district...

Mustangs victorious over Lady Scots

Mustangs victorious over Lady Scots

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


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Drive down the court. Pass. And shoot. Basketball season has officially begun, and the Varsity Lady Scots put up a tough fight against the Lincoln High Mustangs in their first scrimmage of the year. Both teams played fairly conservatively throughout most of the first quarter. Minimal defense and lack of offense kept th...

Cheer leads Carlmont as the only year-round sport

Cheer leads Carlmont as the only year-round sport

Aaron Trierweiler, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017


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As the only sports team that plays year-round, the Carlmont cheer team is always improving and preparing themselves for what’s to come.   Many sports at Carlmont, such as basketball and football, last only until the school season is over, then they wait until the next season starts. However, unlike ...

Varsity football falls to Sequoia in record-breaking season

Varsity football falls to Sequoia in record-breaking season

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


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A second loss for the Scots in their hopeful and record-breaking season. On Nov. 3, Carlmont lost to Sequoia High School 13-7  in a nail-biter game that went into overtime for the battle of the Terremere Trophy. Prior to the rival game, Sequoia had an overall record of 3-5 and only recently b...

Carlmont cross country finishes high in 2017-2018 season

Carlmont cross country finishes high in 2017-2018 season

Alexander English, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


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Another year, another exceptional season for Carlmont High School cross country. Carlmont High School cross country was in for a great season, and it was noticeable even during the first few meets. "Our cross country team is off to an incredible start. They have placed very high at the first two...

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