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Deep Blue Robotics dives into competition

Deep Blue Robotics dives into competition

Olivia Chow, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


Filed under Campus

After just its second year, Carlmont's robotics team has qualified for the World Championship in Houston, TX. Winning the "Team Spirit Award" in Sacramento, Deep Blue Team 199 went on the win their second Spirit Award last weekend at FIRST's Silicon Valley Regional. Now they begin preparations for the...

Scots sink the competition in a historic win

Scots sink the competition in a historic win

Megan Tao, Scot Scoop Editor

May 11, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

At the end of the day, the swimmers were the ones cheering from the pool deck and the coaches were celebrating in the pool. On May 7, the boys varsity swim team won the Peninsula Athletic League (PAL) championships for the first time in Carlmont swimming history. After the upsetting two-point loss...

Boys volleyball dominates in their first game

Boys volleyball dominates in their first game

Mackenzie O'Connell and Ivy Nguyen

March 12, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

Intensity flooded the court as the Scots boys volleyball team came together to win their first home game of the season. The bleachers filled up in the Scots Gym on March 10 as the boys volleyball team took the court for their first home game against Mills High School. A series of hits and blocked...

JV football takes home their first shutout

JV football takes home their first shutout

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Scots took home a win on Thursday, Nov. 5, against Cappuccino High. With a score of 23-0, running back sophomore Devon Sagon made the first touchdown that afternoon during the second quarter for Carlmont. "It felt good and made me more pumped up for the next play," said Sagon. During the second...

Sophomores lead Scots to first victory

Sophomores lead Scots to first victory

Jiselle Vigil, Staff Writer

October 13, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top News

Varsity football pulled off a close win against the El Camino Colts on Friday, Oct. 9, at El Camino High School. In the beginning of the season, a few sophomore football players were moved up to the varsity team. Sophomores Timmy Palthe and Jason Lloyd received starting positions, Palthe as quarterback...

A close win for varsity baseball in first PAL game

A close win for varsity baseball in first PAL game

Jocelyn Moran, Staff Writer

May 14, 2015


Filed under Sports

The Scots proved their determination to continue in the Peninsula Athletic League (PAL) tournament in their game against Menlo School on Wed. night. The game consisted of strong defenses from both teams until the bottom of the 4th inning. Senior Nick Thompson started it off with a chopper to third,...

Obama asks Congress to declare the first true war on terror

Obama asks Congress to declare the first true war on terror

Becca Garner, Staff Writer

March 4, 2015


Filed under News, Top News

Imagine walking into Disneyland on a sunny May afternoon. While you may be prepared for the half hour line waits, one thing you were not expecting is that the number of people you would see, about 30,000, is the same number of people who have been killed or wounded by the actions of the Al-Qaeda splinter...

First year DECA member places in top 8

First year DECA member places in top 8

Connie Yi, Staff Writer

March 4, 2015


Filed under Bios, Campus, Staff Bios

"Top 8 finalist for the Food Marketing Individual Series, from Carlmont Bo Yoon Lee." As a student who came back to America after three years of living in Korea, it was hard for sophomore Lee to adjust with the American customs. "I was born in Michigan and when I turned 5, I moved to Korea. My...

‘X Factor’ winners have successful first album

‘X Factor’ winners have successful first album

Adriana Ramirez, Staff Writer

January 15, 2015


Filed under A&E, Top News

Many reality TV show contestants aspire to have a successful music career. It seems like Alex and Sierra are on their way. In 2013, Alex and Sierra won the third and final season of "The X Factor USA," a competition searching for musical talent. Although Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton, both born...

Dr. Dre: first hip hop billionaire

Dr. Dre: first hip hop billionaire

Tian Chary, Staff Writer

May 12, 2014


Filed under Campus

Apple is considering purchasing Beats electronics, a high-end headphones by Dr. Dre for $3.2 billion. Although this news may excite many consumers, there is a lot of buzz involving whether the purchase will benefit or detriment Apple. The main question isn’t can Apple actually afford Beats, but...

Poker Club bets it all on its first meeting

Poker Club bets it all on its first meeting

Danielle Schneider, Staff Writer

March 24, 2014


Filed under Campus

“I wanted to give good reason to play poker at school.” This is junior and Club President Miles Quinn’s motivation for co-founding Poker Club with junior and Vice President Daniel Thompson on March 21. However, students have been playing the game unofficially at lunch for even longer. “We ...

Varsity badminton defeats El Camino in first game of season

Varsity badminton defeats El Camino in first game of season

Iris Berber, Staff Writer

March 22, 2014


Filed under Sports

On Thursday March 21, the Carlmont Scots won their first game of the season with a final score of 13-2 against El Camino High School. Despite the fact that the Scots had been unable to officially prepare for the game by first playing in any scrimmages, some players felt that El Camino was an easy ga...

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