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JV girls basketball pounces on the Notre Dame Tigers

JV girls basketball pounces on the Notre Dame Tigers

Robyn Stein, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


Filed under Sports

On Tuesday, Dec. 11, the Carlmont girls junior varsity basketball team faced off against the Notre Dame Tigers in the Terry Stogner Gymnasium. After an intense four quarters, the Scots emerged victorious. The game ended with a score of  46-24. It was a solid game with lots of teamwork and passing...

Carlmont JV girls soccer continues their shutout pre-season

Carlmont JV girls soccer continues their shutout pre-season

Katie Blondino, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

The girls JV soccer team has yet to lose a game in their pre-season, with the final score of their home game on Dec. 11 ending in a 0-0 tie against the Mountain View Spartans.  The game began with a long ball from Mountain View over Carlmont’s defense. However, the Scots' strong center defenders...

Girls Who Code Club strives to shrink the tech gender gap

Girls Who Code Club strives to shrink the tech gender gap

Emma O'Connor, Staff Writer

December 10, 2018


Filed under Campus

Only one out of every five people in the technology industry are women. The Girls Who Code Club strives to change that statistic by hosting a welcoming environment for high school girls to learn code. The club is run by Jessica Yu, a junior, but is structured by the Girls Who Code organization. In each ...

JV girls basketball team dominates Chargers on the court

JV girls basketball team dominates Chargers on the court

Audrey Luey, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

The JV girls basketball team defeated the Wilcox Chargers in a home game with the final score of 49-8 on Tuesday, Dec. 4. While only being a few games into the season, the Scots lacked general team communication, but their strong defense allowed them to pull ahead early in the first quarter. "General ...

Girls tennis dominates over Woodside

Girls tennis dominates over Woodside

Katie Blondino, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


Filed under Sports

The Lady Scots tennis team dominated Woodside High School in a brutal 8-0 defeat on Oct. 24. The girls played a mixture of singles and doubles matches Wednesday afternoon against the Wildcats. Winning all eight matches was a huge feat, giving them a much better chance at making the Central Coast Section (CC...

Girls JV volleyball bounces back in thrilling win against Burlingame

Girls JV volleyball bounces back in thrilling win against Burlingame

Miles Ozorio, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

After three close sets, Carlmont’s girls JV volleyball team upset Burlingame on Thursday night, Oct. 18. After suffering a disheartening loss to Woodside on Tuesday, Oct. 16, the Scots rallied to defeat a higher ranked Burlingame Panthers team in three nail-biting sets. Earlier in the season...

Girls varsity volleyball takes second loss to Woodside

Girls varsity volleyball takes second loss to Woodside

Audrey Luey, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

After five nail-biting sets, the Woodside Wildcats defeated the Carlmont Scots, giving the Scots an official league record of 7-5. The Wildcats took the lead of the first set, but a double block by Tiara Testa, a senior, and Gaby Pierce, a junior, led the Scots to tie up the score 5-5. The two teams ...

Girls JV volleyball dominates Bearcats

Girls JV volleyball dominates Bearcats

Joshua Stattenfield, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

Two quick matches resulted in a 2–0 Carlmont win over San Mateo at home Oct. 12. Carlmont consistently controlled the score throughout the match. Carlmont JV girls extended their record to an even 5–5 in league, 7–5 overall, after Thursday's victory. San Mateo now drops to 0–4 in league, 4–...

Girls JV water polo beats Woodside 11-10

Girls JV water polo beats Woodside 11-10

Sydney Schortgen, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

With Woodside leading 3-1 after the first quarter, Carlmont bounced back in a nail-biter game with an end victory 11-10. With the season ending in the near future, the game on Thursday, October 11 was a great victory for the Scots. Both teams exchanged points for points, leaving the crowd astonished...

Underclassmen fill the shoes of girls’ varsity at Serra Invitational

Underclassmen fill the shoes of girls’ varsity at Serra Invitational

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

October 8, 2018


Filed under Multimedia

Normally it’s the top seven runners who make the girls varsity team, but as varsity ran the Clovis Invitational, it was up to sophomores Amanda Joe, Ashlyn Kwan, Emily Kim, Miriam Bacigalupi, Bella Hopewell, freshman Anna Burford, and junior Maya Litvak to step in and represent Carlmont at the Serra...

Girls varsity volleyball falls to Menlo-Atherton

Girls varsity volleyball falls to Menlo-Atherton

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

After four tight matches, the Menlo-Atherton (M-A) Bears took the win over the Carlmont Scots, bringing the Scots' record to 5-4. The Bears took the first lead of the game, but a missed serve and a kill from Clara Vltavsky, a senior, brought the score to 3-2, still in favor of M-A. However, a ...

Girls varsity volleyball sweeps Panthers

Girls varsity volleyball sweeps Panthers

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

Three matches were all it took for the girls' varsity volleyball team to take the win against the Burlingame Panthers, advancing their record to 4-3. The Panthers took the first lead of the game, but the Scots immediately fired back and closed the gap making the score 2-2. Carlmont struggled to make a...

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