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Scots dominate Woodside in a battle of rivals

Maya Campbell, a freshman, looks to take an open shot as she dribbles down the field.

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

Hillsdale goalkeeper Parker Crouse makes a diving save in the first half.

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

Kai Yoshida, a sophomore, closes in on the ball handler for Sequoia.

Tripp Garrish, Staff Writer

January 24, 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...

JV girls soccer crushes Mills in blowout win

Maya Campbell, a freshman, dribbles the ball away from her opponent.

Larkin Chock, Staff Writer

January 22, 2020

The Scots asserted their dominance early on in their game against Mills, scoring seven goals before the end of the first half. With much determination after their previous loss against Sequoia, the Scots were ready to take down their newest opponent. Starting the game off strong, Carlmont held a solid...

Varsity Scots take down Mills with a shutout victory

Carlmont celebrates a goal scored by Katie Blondino.

Nadia Fedotova, Staff Writer

January 21, 2020

Carlmont's varsity girls soccer had their sights on a shutout game against the Vikings, and they did just that while showing what they are made of on Tuesday night. Carlmont walked onto the field with one common goal: to play out the game with the same intensity from beginning to end. "We all ...

Wrestling team brings their all to Oceana tournament

Two wrestlers practice in the Student Union the evening before the Shark Shootout.

Kaylene Lin, Scot Scoop Editor

January 19, 2020

His hair lays limp against his forehead. Sweat drips down his face. He feels it run down his neck, past his chin. Quickly, he wipes it off. This isn’t a time to be distracted. This is the 8th annual Oceana High School Shark Shootout. ...

Girls varsity soccer hands Sequoia their first loss of the season

Kyla Orthbandt, a senior, dribbles the ball through Sequoia's defense.

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

January 18, 2020

When the Lady Scots varsity soccer team took the field against their rival Ravens, they knew that their opponent had not yet suffered a loss through 10 games. However, they delivered Sequoia their first defeat of the season after Maya Blodgett, a sophomore, scored the go-ahead goal in the 66th minute t...

Boys varsity soccer breaks winning streak against Hillsdale

Hayden Pendleton, a sophomore, fends off Hillsdale players in order to gain control of the ball.

Emma Scott, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

The Carlmont boys varsity soccer team lost after an intense match against Hillsdale as a player snuck in a shot past Carlmont’s goalie in the last 10 minutes of the game. This game was both Carlmont and Hillsdale’s fourth Peninsula Athletic League (PAC) game this season. Carlmont entered with a winnin...

Training life vs. Teenage life

Morgan Hawes practices her dives as she prepares for upcoming meets.

Allison Raisner, Staff Writer

January 8, 2020

Junior year can be stressful. College looms in the near future, SAT and ACT tests seem to happen every other weekend, and extracurriculars repeat day after day. Being an athlete can be stressful. Coaches yell, practices are every day, sometimes twice a day, and competitions are every week. Morgan...

Lady Scots varsity soccer triumphs over Menlo Knights

Sam Phan, a senior, dodges the last of three Menlo defenders before scoring her first goal of the game.

Ayal Meyers, Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

After withstanding some pressure from Menlo for the first 20 minutes of the game, Carlmont's girls' varsity soccer got the spark it needed as Jenna Reinhardt set up Maddie Cunningham for the game’s opening goal. Momentum shifted to the Lady Scots from there, with Cunningham scoring twice and senior...

Soccer players’ calendars are booked for the holidays

Lexi Romanowsky, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

As students discuss their holiday vacations and plans, soccer players know precisely what theirs look like during the break: arriving at school almost every day for practice. Soccer, being a winter sport, practices during November through around the first half of February, and there are no hesitations to...

Carlmont varsity boys basketball crumble late in loss to Hillsdale

Carlmont's Tim Netane, a sophomore (left), faces off against Hillsdale's Calvin Mader-Clark, a sophomore (right), during the tip-off to begin the game.

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

December 8, 2019

Exactly one year from the date where the Scots played Hillsdale in their last tournament, the new year brought a change in the script. While Carlmont saw themselves take a 60-42 victory last time around, the Knights took charge in this one, earning a 54-40 win that advances them to the tournament’s...

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