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Adam Fox, a junior, chases a Serra attacker outside the crease.

Scots lacrosse suffers disappointing loss at Serra

April 14, 2019

The boys varsity lacrosse team was unable to catch up against the high-scoring Serra Padres in a non-conference game on Saturday, April 13. The match, which ended with a final score of 18-6, snapped Serra’s eight-game losing streak while simultaneously extendin...

Will Hesselgren, a sophomore, attempts to score more points for Carlmont.

JV boys basketball suffer another loss in a battle against the Knights

January 31, 2019

The Scots fell short on Wednesday night after they were unable to close the gap, losing to Hillsdale’s JV boys’ basketball team with an ending score of 45-39. Hillsdale ...

Will Hesselgren, a sophomore, picks up a foul by getting knocked while going for a layup.

Scots fall short against undefeated Vikings

January 16, 2019

In an average high school basketball game, each team fouls 11 times. Carlmont, however, fouled a season-high 23 times, while the Vikings used their zone defense to rattle the JV...

The Scots huddle and prepare take on the Wildcats.

Girls varsity volleyball takes second loss to Woodside

October 17, 2018

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, ...

Junior Max Jung and Jimmy Rudger, a senior, go up to block an Aragon player's hit.

Boys’ varsity volleyball suffers a disappointing loss against the Dons

March 18, 2018

Smack! The libero dives for the ball, but it's too late. Aragon High School wins 3-0, leaving Carlmont dissatisfied, and a bit angry. "We need to start cutting more people," said a...

Junior Izzy Rodriguez tries to outrun a Menlo Atherton player while looking for an open player to pass to.

JV girls’ basketball disappointed after loss against the Bears

January 14, 2018

The JV girls' basketball team kicked off Carlmont's first quad game of the basketball season in the Carlmont vs. Menlo Atherton (MA) home game on January 12 but ultimately fell...

Candles are set out as gifts for survivors to bring home.

Families gather to commemorate loss of loved ones

November 24, 2017

For people who have lost friends or family to suicide, the International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day on Nov. 26 was a way to connect with others who understood what they were...

Scots reflect on their first loss

November 11, 2017

Briana McDonald reports on the end of the varsity football team's winning streak.

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...

Flowers lay at the Whipple Avenue railroad crossing in Redwood City in memory of Sequoia High School freshman Holly Spalletta.

Community mourns the loss of freshman student

October 4, 2017

A Sequoia High School freshman passed away in an apparent suicide on Sept. 26. The incident occurred at the Whipple Avenue railroad crossing in Redwood City, where a southbou...

Jim Liggett is pictured at his thousandth win last year.

Community mourns the loss of Liggett

June 7, 2017

A Carlmont legend, coach, and teacher, Jim Liggett, passed away on June 4 at the age of 76. Liggett invested over 40 years into the wellbeing of the Carlmont community. Liggett...

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