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Demarii Blanks, a senior, rushes the ball and scores the first and only Carlmont touchdown of the game.

Varsity football falls to Sequoia in record-breaking season

November 9, 2017

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...

The JV team gathers around Head Coach Bruce Douglas after the game.

Sequoia comes out victorious over the Carlmont JV football team

November 6, 2017

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 g...

The development of Carlmont’s football program

October 24, 2017

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

Trump and Pence speak at an anti-immigration rally in Arizona. The two publicly denounce football players' kneeling protest on Twitter.

Vice President leaves Sunday football game after players kneel

October 9, 2017

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...

Demarii Blanks, a senior, scores the final touchdown of the night in the last two minutes of the game and secures Carlmont's win.

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

October 8, 2017

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...

Eleventh-grader Julian Morin scores a touchdown on the left sideline.

Varsity football continues historic 4-0 record

September 19, 2017

"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 def...

Colin Kaepernick stands on the field before a game. He is not yet signed to play in the NFL's 2017 season.

Colin Kaepernick’s career takes a knee

September 12, 2017

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...

Varsity football emerges victorious against the Woodside Wildcats

Varsity football emerges victorious against the Woodside Wildcats

September 3, 2017

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...

On his second touchdown of the night, senior Jason Lloyd runs the ball down the sideline with a defensive player by his side.

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

August 27, 2017

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 Car...

Varsity football players practice lineman drills after school on May 25.

Football begins practices early for the upcoming season

June 1, 2017

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...

A wide run made by junior Devon Sagon results in Carlmont's first touchdown.

Terremere trophy stays with Sequoia for another year

November 6, 2016

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...

Blanks and his teammates returns to their half after Blanks scored his third touchdown of the night.

Varsity football season ends with disappointment

November 4, 2016

 Varsity football's season came to an end on Nov. 4 against Sequoia in a 30-23 loss. "Watching the team this season was super fun. They definitely improved from the beginnin...

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