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Scots slay the Knights in close battle

Scots slay the Knights in close battle

Isabella Wesson, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Carlmont girls JV volleyball team encountered a head-to-head clash with the Hillsdale Knights, triumphant only due to their sudden surge of spirit.  The Scots started the game off strong on Oct. 8, winning the first set 25-17 and 28-26 in the second. Expecting little from the opposing team, Carl...

Boys JV water polo gets washed out by Menlo-Atherton

Boys JV water polo gets washed out by Menlo-Atherton

Larkin Chock, Staff Writer

October 8, 2019

The boys JV water polo team lost 11-3 to the Menlo-Atherton Bears in just under 45 minutes. In just four quarters, Menlo-Atherton was able to find their groove and takedown Carlmont. Going into the game on Oct. 7, the Scots held a record of 4-2, and the Bears were 4-0. The Scots had already faced the Bears in a previous game, where the Bears w...

JV boys volleyball serves up another win for Carlmont

JV boys volleyball serves up another win for Carlmont

Natalie Doud, Scot Scoop Editor

April 21, 2019

The Scots were able to pull out a strong win in a close game against the Aragon Dons on Thursday night. The first set started out with both teams holding up long rallies to keep the score close, until Aaron Ma, a sophomore, was able to get a kill on the outside to allow Carlmont to gain a small lea...

JV boys lacrosse dominates Spartans

JV boys lacrosse dominates Spartans

Zain Patel

April 16, 2019

The Scots cemented their position at the top of their league with a decisive win over Mountain View 11-2. The game not only highlighted their talent and chemistry but also the young team's willingness to work hard and get better. The Scots almost lost to Mountain View in their first meeting, barely esc...

Carlmont JV baseball mercy-ruled the Menlo Knights

Carlmont JV baseball mercy-ruled the Menlo Knights

Robyn Stein, Staff Writer

April 13, 2019

It was a sunny Friday afternoon for the Carlmont Scots JV baseball team and a not so sunny disposition for the Menlo High School Knights when mercy rule came into play, giving the Scots a victory of 11-1. They currently have an overall 7 wins 5 loses in the season, and they have 6 wins 2 loses in the...

JV baseball fights back in a race with the Mustangs

JV baseball fights back in a race with the Mustangs

Natalie Doud, Scot Scoop Editor

March 24, 2019

The Scots were able to make a strong come back in a tight game against the Capuchino Mustangs, pulling a win on Wednesday afternoon. The first two innings were scoreless, both teams putting up a strong defense, with multiple players hitting pop flies out to center field and striking out to quickly en...

JV boys lacrosse out-hustles Mountain View

JV boys lacrosse out-hustles Mountain View

Zain Patel, Staff Writer

March 17, 2019

Head Coach Chris Agbanusi doesn't ask much from his JV lacrosse players other than to put their hearts into the game. While not pretty, his boys did just that, pulling off a 10-9 win at home against Mountain View. "We did a lot of silly mistakes, and our defense was having a little trouble. Honestly,...

JV boys lacrosse settles the score with their rivals

JV boys lacrosse settles the score with their rivals

Ayal Meyers, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019

The Carlmont Scots could not have crafted a more dramatic game for themselves in their JV boys lacrosse battle with Sequoia on a rainy Tuesday night. They had every element of the perfect story-line: a deficit, a struggle, heavy rain, and a hero. Last season, the boys had raced out to an early lead...

Scots JV baseball gets shellacked by rival Sequoia in their season opener

Scots JV baseball gets shellacked by rival Sequoia in their season opener

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

March 2, 2019

The Carlmont Scots JV boys baseball team suffered a 16-3 mercy-rule defeat to rival Sequoia Cherokees at home on Friday, unable to make it past the fifth inning. Sequoia got started right off the bat, scoring five runs in the first inning off of Scot's starting pitcher Tai Takahashi, a sophomore....

Boys JV soccer claim a disguised victory

Boys JV soccer claim a disguised victory

Robyn Stein, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019

The gloomy clouds looming over Carlmont High School on Feb. 13th set the tone for the last game of the season for JV boys soccer. Carlmont was playing the Aragon Dons with a record of three wins, one loss and one tie in the league. As the points stood, Carlmont was in first place with 30 points, ahead...

JV boys basketball breaks their losing streak

JV boys basketball breaks their losing streak

Zain Patel, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019

Rivalries bring an extra ferocity to any game. Plus the fact that it's the last game of the season, and then the game is going well: blood is bound to be running hot. The JV boys basketball game lived up to this excitement, playing with a fiery intensity that beat their rival Sequoia, 44-33. The...

Carlmont JV boys basketball suffer un-Bear-able defeat to Menlo-Atherton

Carlmont JV boys basketball suffer un-Bear-able defeat to Menlo-Atherton

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

February 2, 2019

Carlmont's JV boys basketball team suffered a 49-34 loss to the Menlo-Atherton (MA) Bears on Friday, never once taking the lead. The Scots' troubles began right away after MA won the tip-off. Each team missed a few shots until MA's Rickey Martin sunk a basket. Carlmont would let up 8 points before...

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