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JV girls basketball team dominates Chargers on the court

JV girls basketball team dominates Chargers on the court

Audrey Luey, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018


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The JV girls basketball team defeated the Wilcox Chargers in a home game with the final score of 49-8 on Tuesday, Dec. 4. While only being a few games into the season, the Scots lacked general team communication, but their strong defense allowed them to pull ahead early in the first quarter. "General ...

Girls varsity soccer holds out in 1-0 win against Hillsdale

Girls varsity soccer holds out in 1-0 win against Hillsdale

Miles Ozorio, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018


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The girls varsity soccer team defeated the Hillsdale Knights with help from an early goal by Samantha Phan, a junior, on Monday, Dec. 3. In only their fourth game of the season, the Scots lacked some chemistry in their attack but got the job done thanks to good defending and Hillsdale faults. ...

Carlmont JV girls soccer deliver early goal to defeat Panthers

Carlmont JV girls soccer deliver early goal to defeat Panthers

Joshua Stattenfield, Staff Writer

December 2, 2018


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Scots' striker Maya Blodget, a freshman, scored early in the 13th minute during Carlmont's 1-0 victory against Presentation High School. Carlmont won their first home game of the season at 7 pm on Thursday, November 29th. Earlier in the week, Carlmont's first match of the season ended in a 13-0 win against South San Francisco. Carlmont began the match with a high press, hopin...

Carlmont athletes don’t get a break over Thanksgiving

Carlmont athletes don’t get a break over Thanksgiving

Katie Blondino, Staff Writer

November 22, 2018


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With winter sports gearing up for their seasons, Thanksgiving break, which gives students Nov. 21-23 off of school, has created a small obstacle in planning practice for coaches. Carlmont winter sports include boys and girls soccer, boys and girls basketball, and co-ed wrestling. All of their seasons h...

Carlmont ‘rams’ through Willow Glen to earn first playoff victory in 28 Years

Carlmont ‘rams’ through Willow Glen to earn first playoff victory in 28 Years

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


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The Carlmont Scots varsity football team put aside missing last year's playoffs and blew by the Willow Glen Rams during Saturday's neutral playoff game. The Scots made short work of the higher seeded Rams, earning a 28-7 victory (Scots 5th seed, Rams 4th). The Scots will play the top-ranked Independe...

Cheerleaders jump into competition preparations

Cheerleaders jump into competition preparations

Robyn Stein, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018


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The Carlmont cheer team is preparing for the Jamz Slam City, a cheer and dance regional competition, at the Cow Palace on Saturday, Dec. 1. They may be nervous, but all of them show excitement in their preparation and are determined to do well in their performance. It will be their first competit...

Staggering number of freshmen try out for boys soccer

Staggering number of freshmen try out for boys soccer

Miles Ozorio, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


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An overwhelming amount of freshmen came out on Monday, Oct. 29, to try out for the freshman and JV boys soccer teams. Along with the freshmen, many sophomores and juniors also came out to compete for the limited spots on the JV team. Despite the limited roster spots, the coach of both teams, Carl...

Boys varsity water polo thrown into double-overtime

Boys varsity water polo thrown into double-overtime

Ayal Meyers, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018


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An athlete’s rush of adrenaline in a dire situation is next to impossible to describe, but for the Carlmont boys varsity water polo team, this inexpressible feeling lasted a full one hour, seventeen minutes, and 34-second reality on their senior night this past week.      Outlined against a blue-g...

Boys varsity soccer eager for upcoming season

Boys varsity soccer eager for upcoming season

Audrey Luey, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


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The boys varsity soccer team is looking forward to a fresh season with new coach Jose Caballero. As winter is rounding the corner, Carlmont's soccer players are training hard in preparation for another season. Last year's varsity coach, Will Stambaugh, has removed himself from his position, allowing...

Scots win back Terremere trophy

Scots win back Terremere trophy

Zain Patel, Staff Writer

November 4, 2018


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The Scots eased the heartbreaking loss in overtime they obtained from Sequoia last year as the varsity football team took them down 14-7. This brought the Terremere trophy back to Carlmont after seven years. Not only was it also a rivalry game for the Scots, but it was the last regular season game...

Seniors are honored at the Homecoming game

Seniors are honored at the Homecoming game

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

November 4, 2018


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As the night came to a close, the Carlmont Scots beat the Woodside Wildcats by 41-6 in the largest victory the football team had seen all year. This night, however, wasn't just about the game. Before the first whistle blew, both the Scots' football team and varsity cheer team had their seniors h...

New coaching staff kicks off girls soccer tryouts

New coaching staff kicks off girls soccer tryouts

Joshua Stattenfield, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018


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New varsity head coach John Wilkinson began tryouts on Monday, Oct. 29. Varsity tryouts will most likely end around the 9th of November according to Wilkinson. Players are coming into the winter 2018/19 season are already fit and sharp from their fall club soccer season. “These players are so ...

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