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Carlmont takes a tough loss to Sequoia

Carlmont takes a tough loss to Sequoia

Izzy Mitchell and Minh-Han Vu, Staff Writer and Art Director

January 27, 2016


Filed under Multimedia, Sports, Top News

Two rival teams. Two student sections. Both fighting for the win. On Friday, Jan. 22, varsity boys basketball lost to the Sequoia Cherokees in a difficult game at Sequoia High School. Prior to this match, all Carlmont teams had won the quad games. However, varsity boys failed to deliver the...

The desire to fit in causes the loss of individuality

The desire to fit in causes the loss of individuality

Megan Tao, Highlander Junior Editor/Columnist

March 16, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Stabs at Society, Top News

If your friends jump off a cliff, would you jump off the cliff too? The social desire to fit in is insatiable, especially among teens. In addition to the always lingering shadow of peer pressure and the fear of being judged for being different, the desire to fit in is also self induced because...

Varsity basketball lacked stamina in loss against Mills

Varsity basketball lacked stamina in loss against Mills

Lara Ostroff, Staff Writer

January 29, 2015


Filed under Sports

Energy and stamina lacked in Carlmont's boys varsity basketball game against Mills on Wednesday, Jan. 28. Wednesday night's game ended in defeat, with Carlmont losing 24-45. "Mills has a reputation of being a good team and playing fast-pace, and we weren't ready to play against that," said junior...

A painful loss for varsity baseball

A painful loss for varsity baseball

Justine Phipps, Scots Scoop Editor

April 9, 2014


Filed under Top News

They got the runs, but they couldn't manage the win. Varsity baseball took a hard loss against the Menlo Knights on Wednesday afternoon. Designated hitter Alex Pennes started off the game during the second inning with a run batted in (RBI) to bring in first baseman Joe Pratt. The inning ended shortly...

A loss full of penalties

A loss full of penalties

Angelina Castillo, Staff Writer

March 23, 2014


Filed under Sports

Varsity boys lacrosse started the season with a 9-11 loss against Saratoga. Junior Cole Castro said, "It was the same team we beat freshman year so we expected to beat them." Several players on the Carlmont team had been playing all of high school and thought they would start the season off with a...

A tough loss for varsity baseball

A tough loss for varsity baseball

Justine Phipps, Scots Scoop Editor

March 16, 2014


Filed under Top News

"We all played hard, and we lost," said third baseman Michael McGill. "That's just the way it goes sometimes." Carlmont came out ready to play, but fell short against Palo Alto High School on Saturday afternoon. Palo Alto started off the game strong with a home run, keeping Carlmont on their toes....

Varsity Football: Scots suffer loss against San Mateo

Varsity Football: Scots suffer loss against San Mateo

Mateen Nozzari, Staff Writer

September 27, 2013


Filed under Sports

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Overcoming the loss of a father: Gasperian’s motivation

Overcoming the loss of a father: Gasperian’s motivation

September 27, 2013


Filed under Campus

Dec. 17, 2011 marks a day that Tristan Gasperian's life changed forever; his number one fan was no longer cheering him on from the stands, his best friend and role model was no longer there to stand by his side. The captain of the football team lost his father as a sophomore, just two years ago, from...

Boys varsity soccer suffers loss against rival Sequoia

January 27, 2013


Filed under Sports

On Friday afternoon, Sequoia’s varsity men’s soccer team slipped past Carlmont with a narrow 1-0 victory. Tensions were high as the two teams fought for the win, but Sequoia came out with the upper hand. During the first half of the game, Carlmont’s offense maintained pressure on the opposing...

Mens soccer played strong despite loss

Mens soccer played strong despite loss

December 7, 2012


Filed under Sports

[media-credit id=89 align="aligncenter" width="491"][/media-credit]Carlmont's mens varsity soccer played a solid game against the  St. Francis High Lancers on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012. The Lancers beat the Scots with a tight score of 2-1. The Scots started strong, scoring in the first few minutes of the m...

Varsity’s loss against Burlingame

Varsity’s loss against Burlingame

Grace Yi, Staff Writer

October 26, 2012


Filed under Campus

Varsity boys' water polo lost against Burlingame High School in the "most difficult" game of the season. Carlmont and Burlingame were tied in the first two quarters of the game.  Burlingame had a 0-2 lead over Carlmont but later with a lob shot made by Nathaniel Callahan and a drive by Nikola Kapamadzin,...

Tennis stumbles with loss to MA

Tennis stumbles with loss to MA

Arianna Bayangos, News & Opinion Editor

October 17, 2012


Filed under Sports

Carlmont lost its first league match against Menlo-Atherton High School on Oct. 16. Carlmont defeated M-A earlier in the season, so this loss puts them both in first in league. The match consisted of long rallies and multiple games going to the third set. The battle against M-A ended with the ...

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