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The development of Carlmont’s football program

The development of Carlmont’s football program

Briana McDonald, Segment Producer

November 11, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Briana McDonald reports on the development of the Carlmont varsity football team.

Varsity football falls to Sequoia in record-breaking season

Varsity football falls to Sequoia in record-breaking season

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

A second loss for the Scots in their hopeful and record-breaking season. On Nov. 3, Carlmont lost to Sequoia High School 13-7  in a nail-biter game that went into overtime for the battle of the Terremere Trophy. Prior to the rival game, Sequoia had an overall record of 3-5 and only recently b...

Sequoia comes out victorious over the Carlmont JV football team

Sequoia comes out victorious over the Carlmont JV football team

Brian Olivares, Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

After a difficult game against Sequoia, the Carlmont JV football team was defeated 35-0. The Sequoia team had a hard defense for the Carlmont team to push through, resulting in an early turnover at the beginning of the game. After this, the Sequoia team made some big advances down the field, but they w...

The development of Carlmont’s football program

The development of Carlmont’s football program

Briana McDonald, Segment Producer

October 24, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Briana McDonald reports on the development of Carlmont's football team.

Vice President leaves Sunday football game after players kneel

Vice President leaves Sunday football game after players kneel

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017


Filed under News, Top News

Sunday football is a long-standing American tradition. Now, it's a kneeling tradition, and the White House has had enough. On Sunday, Oct. 8, Vice President Mike Pence left the San Francisco 49ers v. Indianapolis Colts football game in Indiana after 23 players on the 49ers kneeled for the National...

Varsity football season record at 6-0 after San Mateo victory

Varsity football season record at 6-0 after San Mateo victory

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

October 8, 2017


Filed under Sports

A team name once murmured in the hallways as a joke is now the spark for chatter and excitement all across the Carlmont campus. Two years ago, to hear that Carlmont had a chance at making the Pacific Athletic League (PAL)  Championships would be a mistake. Now, it's a reality. 2017 marks the year of passion and dedication for the football team. On Oct. 6, Carlmont defeated t...

Varsity football continues historic 4-0 record

Varsity football continues historic 4-0 record

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

September 19, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

"Carlmont just played better," said Lincoln head coach Phil Ferrigno. The Scots did it again. For the first time in Carlmont varsity football history since 1977, the Scots hold a 4-0 record after defeating Lincoln High School on Sept. 15, 43-0. "I felt great winning because we've all put in the work to get the win. By that, I mean looking over film countless of times, conditioning...

Colin Kaepernick’s career takes a knee

Colin Kaepernick’s career takes a knee

Mona Murhamer, Staff Writer

September 12, 2017


Filed under News

The 2017 NFL season kicked off on Sept. 7, and neglected bringing one of its greats along for the ride. Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick officially took a knee on the season after being denied a contract with the Seattle Seahawks in June. The contract was instead given to Austin...

Varsity football emerges victorious against the Woodside Wildcats

Varsity football emerges victorious against the Woodside Wildcats

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

September 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

The year of the Scots, possibly. Varsity football defeated Woodside High School 53-29 away on Sept. 1. The Scots demonstrated their grit and agility against Woodside, a team that Carlmont usually loses to. "Woodside is a B-level program. On paper, they are supposed to be better," said Carlmont...

Varsity football sets the tone for the season with a strong win

Varsity football sets the tone for the season with a strong win

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

August 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

Even before the whistle blew, the Scots had decided they were not going to leave the field without a fight. This mentality translated directly into the game, as the Carlmont varsity football team defeated the Arroyo Dons 49-6 in their first game of the season on Aug. 25. Both teams tried to ...

Football begins practices early for the upcoming season

Football begins practices early for the upcoming season

Briana McDonald, Staff Writer

June 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

Carlmont football held practice on May 25 after school in the sunny weather.   The team prepares for the upcoming season early to become familiar with the new team and get in shape. Both the varsity and JV teams productively run through their practice to help them advance, allowing for an effect...

Terremere trophy stays with Sequoia for another year

Terremere trophy stays with Sequoia for another year

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

November 6, 2016


Filed under Sports

Another game, another loss. In the last football game of the year, the Scots lost 50-13 on Nov. 4 against the Sequoia Cherokees. However, this game was not one-sided. Carlmont set the tone of the game with a defensive stop. Followed by a 65-yard touchdown run by junior Devon Sagon on the ensuing...

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