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JV boys basketball breaks their losing streak

JV boys basketball breaks their losing streak

Zain Patel, Staff Writer

February 10, 2019


Filed under Sports

Rivalries bring an extra ferocity to any game. Plus the fact that it's the last game of the season, and then the game is going well: blood is bound to be running hot. The JV boys basketball game lived up to this excitement, playing with a fiery intensity that beat their rival Sequoia, 44-33. The...

Scots head straight for PALs after sweeping Dons

Scots head straight for PALs after sweeping Dons

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top News

Going into Wednesday night’s game, the Carlmont boys varsity basketball team had one thing on their mind: PAL playoffs. A clean win against the Aragon Dons would need to be in store to keep the Scots prepared for achieving their goal of doing well in PALs. The game started off slow, with the first...

Carlmont JV boys basketball suffer un-Bear-able defeat to Menlo-Atherton

Carlmont JV boys basketball suffer un-Bear-able defeat to Menlo-Atherton

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

February 2, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont's JV boys basketball team suffered a 49-34 loss to the Menlo-Atherton (MA) Bears on Friday, never once taking the lead. The Scots' troubles began right away after MA won the tip-off. Each team missed a few shots until MA's Rickey Martin sunk a basket. Carlmont would let up 8 points before...

Boys varsity basketball domesticates Woodside Wildcats

Boys varsity basketball domesticates Woodside Wildcats

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019


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Cheers echoed throughout the gym as the clock wound down on the Carlmont Scots' eighth league match against the Woodside Wildcats. The Scots (7–1) were leading the Wildcats (0–8) by a score of 75–34 when the final buzzer rang out. Carlmont started the game off strong as Lajuan Nelson and Jake...

JV boys basketball resilient against rival Sequoia

JV boys basketball resilient against rival Sequoia

Zain Patel, Staff Writer

January 20, 2019


Filed under Sports

  Boys JV basketball beat their rival Sequoia on Friday night, bringing their in league record to 3-3, with a score of 47-38. The game was a defensive battle, with both sides trading missed shots to missed shots. The two teams seemed to easily cripple the opposing side's offense with an aggr...

Scots get blowout win in first home quad of season

Scots get blowout win in first home quad of season

Miles Ozorio, Staff Writer

January 19, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top News

The boys varsity basketball team defeated rival Sequoia 50-37 in impressive fashion, Friday, Jan. 18. In their first home quad game of the season, the Scots maintained their near-perfect record, showing many students and fans just how good they really are. Playing against a rival school like Sequoia, it...

Carlmont JV boys soccer cruises past Cougars in victory

Carlmont JV boys soccer cruises past Cougars in victory

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

December 16, 2018


Filed under Sports

Four different Carlmont players scored five goals as the JV boys soccer team sailed to a 5-0 victory in a conference game versus the Half Moon Bay High School Cougars. The Scots got off to a quick start, challenging the Cougars' defense multiple times before freshman Justin Eliason finished a shot,...

Boys varsity basketball knocks Hillsdale Knights off their steeds

Boys varsity basketball knocks Hillsdale Knights off their steeds

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

The Hillsdale Knights charged into battle on Thursday night hoping to defeat Carlmont boys varsity basketball, only to be defeated 60-42 in a non-league joust. Hillsdale took the first lead of the game, scoring a 3-pointer on their first possession. The Carlmont Scots,  however, immediately rallie...

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


Filed under Sports

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 soccer eager for upcoming season

Boys varsity soccer eager for upcoming season

Audrey Luey, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under Sports

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...

Boys’ varsity volleyball dominates San Mateo

Boys’ varsity volleyball dominates San Mateo

Brian Olivares, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Scots took a 3-0 victory over the San Mateo Bearcats  after keeping control of the score for the entire game. The first set quickly proved that the Scots were the dominant team. They started off with control of the game and only furthered their established lead throughout the set. There were few tim...

Scots make history sweeping PAL finals with a four-title win

Scots make history sweeping PAL finals with a four-title win

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

May 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

Two years ago, winning all four PAL titles would be unheard of. However, after years of hard work, that once far-fetched dream became a reality when not one, not two, but all four Carlmont swim teams won first place at the PAL Bay Division finals on May 5. Through team cheers and tears of happ...

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