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Mustangs victorious over Lady Scots

Mustangs victorious over Lady Scots

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Sports

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...

Girls’ basketball season starts off in high spirits

Girls’ basketball season starts off in high spirits

Kylie Lin, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

It's the beginning a new basketball season, and that means new lineups have been selected for the girls' varsity, junior varsity, and freshmen teams. Tryouts were held from Oct. 30 to Nov. 1, and practices began on Thursday, Nov. 2. Due to the large number of senior players on the team in 2016-2017,...

Students sign up for a virtual basketball game

Students sign up for a virtual basketball game

Katrina Wiebenson, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017


Filed under Campus

Student competitors are lining up to play basketball...well, a simulation of it at least. On April 21 and from May 2 through May 5, Carlmont ASB will be hosting an NBA 2k17, also referred to as 2k, tournament. Sign-ups will be outside of the ASB room from April 5 to April 20. “I like to play...

Girls Varsity Basketball cruises in first CCS match

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer

February 26, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Ryan Geronimo reports on the girls varsity basketball team's first postseason match against Salinas High School.

Freshmen basketball takes a close loss to Mills

Freshmen basketball takes a close loss to Mills

Lucy Gibbs, Staff Writer

February 13, 2017


Filed under Sports

Although Carlmont's freshmen girls started strong, this intensely close game eventually went the other way despite the Scots best efforts. The two teams met on Feb. 11 and played an aggressive, tight game. No team lead by more than five points throughout the entire game. With the final score at 28-2...

Scots comeback falls short against Menlo-Atherton

Scots comeback falls short against Menlo-Atherton

Nathan Zamecki, Staff Writer

February 5, 2017


Filed under Sports

It was a chilly rainy day on Feb. 4, but that didn’t stop the Menlo- Atherton Bears and the Carlmont Scots from giving all they had in their game. The Bears took the victory, but the Scots freshman team did everything they could to fight all the way through. “The boys showed a lot of heart...

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

Madeline Smith-Morton, Staff Writer

January 29, 2017


Filed under Sports

Right from the jump JV girls basketball team took the lead and held it against Woodside in their win on Jan. 27. The Scots' team went wild when sophomore Evelyn Gordy scored the first point. Carlmont would stay in the lead for the rest of the game.  Throughout the first quarter, Carlmont main...

Varsity takes crushing loss on senior night

Varsity takes crushing loss on senior night

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer

January 29, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

Although the Scots got off to an eight-point lead out of the gate and seemed to have the momentum through the first three-quarters, they fell short. On Jan. 27, the boys varsity basketball team lost on senior night to longtime rival Woodside. The game started out fantastic for the Scots and the...

Varsity basketball edges Sequoia in a thriller

Varsity basketball edges Sequoia in a thriller

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer

January 24, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

On Jan. 20, varsity boys basketball faced off against Sequoia in the first quad game of the year. Ryan Geronimo reports the story.

Girls basketball finishes strong against rival

Girls basketball finishes strong against rival

Jordan Hanlon, Staff Writer

January 21, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont's girls basketball team had a quick start to the game as they won the jump against Sequoia. The Screaming Scots cheered wildly as freshman Catherine Dahlberg made the first basket of the game for the Scots. Carlmont's strong start ended after getting the ball stolen from them twice causing...

Carlmont vs. Sequoia basketball game

Carlmont vs. Sequoia basketball game

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

January 20, 2017


Filed under Scot Scoop 360

Izzy Mitchell showcases the Carlmont Basketball quad game against Sequoia.

Carlmont takes a tough loss to Menlo-Atherton

Carlmont takes a tough loss to Menlo-Atherton

Nour Zabaneh, Staff Writer

January 16, 2017


Filed under Sports

Carlmont boys varsity basketball showed a promising start but eventually fell to Menlo-Atherton 49-64 on Jan. 13.   “We started off very poorly, but after that first quarter we looked like a completely different team,” said Menlo-Atherton head coach Mike Molieri. Beginning the first quarte...

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