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Scots’ season is cut short in CCS Quarterfinals

Scots’ season is cut short in CCS Quarterfinals

Miles Ozorio, Scot Scoop Editor

February 23, 2020

The boys varsity soccer team was held goalless against the Mt. Pleasant Cardinals in the first round of Central Coast Section (CCS) play, eventually losing 2-0 to the lower-seeded team. The loss comes amidst an impressive season for the Scots, as they finished second in the Peninsula Athletic League...

Senior night is bittersweet for departing Scots

Senior night is bittersweet for departing Scots

Rachel McCrea, Staff Writer

February 15, 2020

The Carlmont girls varsity basketball team lost to Sequoia 46-33 in their final game of the regular season. The Scots got off to a quick start, putting up 12 points in the first quarter to Sequoia's eight, several of them 3-pointers from Erica Mendiola, a senior, who had seven 3-pointers in the game. ...

Boys soccer remains unstoppable against Burlingame on senior night

Boys soccer remains unstoppable against Burlingame on senior night

Nadia Fedotova, Staff Writer

February 15, 2020

This year, senior night for Carlmont soccer was held on a home game against the Burlingame Panthers for eight players who will be moving on from Carlmont's soccer program. Parents and family members shuffled down the bleachers to congratulate the seniors — some sighed in disbelief at how quickly time...

JV Scots defeat Panthers in final home game

JV Scots defeat Panthers in final home game

Larkin Chock, Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

JV boys soccer battled their way to 4-1 victory against Burlingame. With their final home game of the season, the Scots were able to add a win to their 8-1-1 record. As they head towards the end of their season, the Scots are looking to finish strong. “I expected a tough game. They’re a goo...

Scots blow past Warriors en route to CCS playoffs

Scots blow past Warriors en route to CCS playoffs

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

February 10, 2020

Before they took the field against South San Francisco, the Carlmont boys varsity soccer team had tied in four of their last six games, with their most recent match being a 2-0 loss to Aragon. With Central Coast Section (CCS) playoffs looming around the corner, they sat in second place in the Peninsu...

Scots’ hot start dismantles Tigers

Scots’ hot start dismantles Tigers

Tripp Garrish, Staff Writer

February 8, 2020

The Carlmont JV girls soccer team overpowered the Terra Nova Tigers 8-1, while chatter over poor sportsmanship stirred. With three goals in the first 10 minutes of play, the Scots took the lead and never looked back. "We came out with more energy than Terra Nova, and we focused on setting the t...

Varsity wrestling continues to find footing at Colt Invitational

Varsity wrestling continues to find footing at Colt Invitational

Emma Scott, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

Three members of Carlmont's newly-formed wrestling team competed against individuals from 48 different high schools in a tournament-style competition, placing 42nd overall. This larger tournament was a challenge for Carlmont, and although they were able to score eight points overall, Carlmont was no...

Menlo-Atherton Bears rip through Carlmont Scots

Menlo-Atherton Bears rip through Carlmont Scots

Owen Finigan, Staff Writer

February 1, 2020

Many basketball fans in the Bay Area know what it’s like to watch a crippled version of their team lose one of the most important games of the season. Similarly to the Golden State Warriors, without their starting lineup at full power, the Carlmont Scots fell to the Menlo-Atherton (M-A) Bears, 58-...

Scots take down undefeated Wildcats

Scots take down undefeated Wildcats

Daniela Torrey, Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

The Carlmont girls varsity soccer team crushed Woodside with a 6-0 win, destroying Woodside’s undefeated title.  Right off the bat, Carlmont set the pace for the game as Sam Phan, a senior, scored a goal within minutes of the match's start. Woodside put up a strong fight, taking the ball from Carlm...

Scots dominate Woodside in a battle of rivals

Scots dominate Woodside in a battle of rivals

Ari Ravi, Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

Carlmont's JV girls' soccer team left it all out on the field as they defeated Woodside High School in a fierce contest between rival schools. On Jan. 28, the Scots dominated the field for all 70 minutes of the game as they scored three goals in the first half alone. Good teamwork combined with smart...

Scots blow past the fighting Knights to first place

Scots blow past the fighting Knights to first place

Rachel McCrea, Staff Writer

January 25, 2020

The Carlmont boys varsity soccer team won a blowout game 6-0 against the Hillsdale Knights, sending them to first place in the league. The game got off to a quick start, with Hillsdale taking three corners within the first two minutes. However, Carlmont quickly gained the lead when Noah Chang-Lin...

Scots unable to overcome deficit against Ravens

Scots unable to overcome deficit against Ravens

Tripp Garrish, Staff Writer

January 23, 2020

The Carlmont JV soccer team was unable to complete a late comeback against Sequoia in a game that meant more than usual. Many of the players on both sides have known each other for many years from prior schools and club soccer teams, so the stakes were high. "I know a lot of players on the Sequoia...

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