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Lunar New Year Extravaganza welcomes the Year of the Pig

Lunar New Year Extravaganza welcomes the Year of the Pig

Pablo Pinilla, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019

It is almost the Year of the Pig. But at the Hillsdale Shopping Center, the celebration already started on Jan. 26, a few weeks before the Lunar New Year. Lunar New Year is an eastern Asian festival that marks the start of the new year according to the traditional Chinese calendar. The Lunar New Year...

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

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...

Girls varsity soccer holds out in 1-0 win against Hillsdale

Girls varsity soccer holds out in 1-0 win against Hillsdale

Miles Ozorio, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018

The girls varsity soccer team defeated the Hillsdale Knights with help from an early goal by Samantha Phan, a junior, on Monday, Dec. 3. In only their fourth game of the season, the Scots lacked some chemistry in their attack but got the job done thanks to good defending and Hillsdale faults. ...

The new and improved Hillsdale mall

The new and improved Hillsdale mall

Rachel Hunter, Segment Producer

December 2, 2018

Rachel Hunter reports on the new remodel of the food court in the Hillsdale mall.

Hillsdale mall welcomes Christmas season

Hillsdale mall welcomes Christmas season

Evan Ajuria, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

Although it is still a couple of days before Thanksgiving, it is never too early for Christmas at the Hillsdale Shopping Center.  Santa Claus decided to come a little early for Christmas this year to start the holiday season. Hundreds of people came to see Santa Claus as he made his first appear...

Varsity boys’ volleyball wins their game against Hillsdale after going to a fourth set

Varsity boys’ volleyball wins their game against Hillsdale after going to a fourth set

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018

After the first set ending 25-12 Carlmont, it seemed like Hillsdale had no chance against the Scots. But in a close third set, the Knights won by four points, giving them another chance to make a comeback. However, Carlmont was determined to win and did so in the last set. The first set started off...

Varsity boys’ soccer completes draw against Hillsdale

Varsity boys’ soccer completes draw against Hillsdale

Andrew Shen, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018

For the second time, a hard battle fought between the Knights and Scots was left unsatisfied, this time, ending in a 1-1 draw. On Jan. 31, Carlmont played Hillsdale in a league game on the Scots’ home field.   Both teams came out with fire and fury to begin the game. Hillsdale almost got on the...

Girls’ varsity tennis dominates Hillsdale on senior night

Girls’ varsity tennis dominates Hillsdale on senior night

Kylie Lin, Scotlight Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2017

On Oct. 23, the Lady Scots tennis team defeated Hillsdale High School in a crushing 6-1 defeat. The sun beat down relentlessly as Carlmont began their matches for the day in the mid-afternoon. Despite the hot weather conditions, Head Coach Margaret Goldsmith was confident in the players' abiliti...

Scots score decisive win against Hillsdale

Scots score decisive win against Hillsdale

Madeline Smith-Morton, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

The smell of popcorn and the murmur of voices envelopes the stands as parents and students settle in for the game. The Carlmont JV softball team won their game versus Hillsdale High School on April 27, with a final score of 10-0. The Lady Scots have remained undefeated this season, and are continuing to rise through...

JV baseball dominates the Hillsdale Knights

JV baseball dominates the Hillsdale Knights

Lizzy Hall, Staff Writer

March 23, 2017

Carlmont JV baseball is headed towards a victorious season once again. This season thus far, they have yet to lose a game, going 7-0. Over this span of games, they have been winning by a margin of over 7 runs a game. Ben Fong, a sophomore, said, “We’ve been doing so well this year, due to the...

JV water polo outlasts rival Hillsdale

JV water polo outlasts rival Hillsdale

Jonny Pappas, Staff Writer

October 13, 2016

JV water polo entered with confidence in their rivalry matchup against the Hillsdale Knights. On Oct. 12, the Scots outlasted their opponent winning the game 10-6 scoring 5 goals in the final period. In the first quarter, the Scots came out firing scoring the first two goals both by sophomore c...

Scots volleyball defeats the Knights at their castle

Scots volleyball defeats the Knights at their castle

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

April 14, 2016

Eyes constantly moving. The court. The scoreboard. Cheers from both sides echoed in the gym till the very end on the day the Scots took home a win against Hillsdale High School. The boys volleyball team came together on April 13 to beat the Hillsdale Knights. The Knights fought hard, but were no...

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