Scots defeated in brutal match


Mateen Nozzari, ScotCenter Segment Editor

[pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Members of the Carlmont Football team stand in honor of the American Flag before their game against Mills.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4189.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Junior and Kicker Aaron Albaum begins the game with a long kick. ‘The way we play tonight should reflect the way we play Sequoia next week on our home turf.'” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4199 2.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Running back Yancey Portis fights off a tackle to gain maximum yardage for Carlmont.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4217.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Carlmont’s Defensive Line (D-Line) sets up to ‘blitz’ the other team on their next drive.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4221.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Junior Nick Thompson argues what he felt should have been a first down, but the referee nodded in disagreement giving possesion to Mills.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4229.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Running back Yancey Portis receives the ball from Quarterback D.J. James in an attempt to convert a first down play.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4237.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Runningback Yancey Portis is stopped by a member of the opposing team.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4238.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Sophomore Sami Makaafi strides through the opponent’s Defensive Line in hopes to gain Carlmont a first down.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4241.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Junior Boston Funk and Willie Te’o exchange words deciding their next play of the match on offense.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4200.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”After halftime, it is Mills’ turn to take the kickoff.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4191.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Quarterback Matt Stalun was devasted to see his team down by 26 points by the end of the third quarter: ‘We just didn’t bring it tonight. They were all over us and we couldn’t execute.'” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4211.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Members of both team scramble to recover the ball after a punt from Carlmont.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4210.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Sophomore and Running back Sami Makaafi sprints parallel to his Offensive Line in an attempt to break free from Mills’ defense and gain several yards.” type=”image” alt=”Screen Shot 2013-11-09 at 7.06.39 PM.png” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”Carlmont’s Offensive Line bravely blocks the other team to give time for Quarterback D.J. James to pull out of the pocket and land a pass.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4227.JPG” ] [pe2-image src=”” href=”″ caption=”After a long, cold, and tiresome match, members of both team shake hands and walk off the field and begin to head home.” type=”image” alt=”IMG_4244.JPG” ]