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JV soccer emerges victorious over Leigh

JV soccer emerges victorious over Leigh

December 12, 2013

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Microsoft plans to take over the TV with its new console

Microsoft plans to take over the TV with its new console

November 21, 2013

Microsoft’s much anticipated Xbox One is set to be released this Friday and compete with the recently released PlayStation 4. The new Xbox One is the predecessor to the Xbox...

Scots gain victory over Vikings

Scots gain victory over Vikings

November 10, 2013

The Carlmont Scots pulled together as a team to destroy the Mills Vikings in their second to last home game of the regular season, finishing the game with a final score of 41-0. Throughout...

SFO crashed plane with foam covering the ground.

Firefighter responsible for running over a survivor of Asiana Airlines crash won’t be prosecuted

October 21, 2013

The San Francisco firefighter who ran over an Asiana Airline survivor won't be prosecuted for the accident. Chinese student Ye Mengyuan, 16, survived the crash at San Francisco In...

Smoke billows from Westgate Mall during the four day struggle

Kenyan mall siege leaves over 60 casualties

September 30, 2013

The Westgate Mall, a mall in Nairobi, Kenya, was attacked by an Islamic extremist group called al-Shabab on Sept. 21 to Sept. 24. By the time Kenyan military and police forces...

Gleaton takes over the reins as Carlmont’s new principal

Claudia Leist, Highlander Editor

May 2, 2013

It is out with the old and in with the new as Carlmont formally introduces its new principal, Lisa Gleaton. Gleaton, who transferred from Sequoia High School where she was the Instructional Vice Principal, will replace Dr. Zamora as he moves on to become the Director of Classified Personnel in the Fremont Unified School District. Gleaton began teaching at Carlmont in 1994 and has now returned...

America mourns over Boston bombings

America mourns over Boston bombings

April 17, 2013

On Wednesday afternoon, America suffered one of its worst terror attacks at the 2013 Boston Marathon. The marathon began with no indication of a possible attack, bomb cre...

The fight over Jerusalem

April 2, 2013

Jerusalem, the capital of Israel, holds some of the most sacred sites and artifacts of the religions of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Because of Jerusalem’s value to many groups of people, since its creation in 1948, the country of Israel has had numerous wars with its neighbors and within itself, specifically between Palestinians and Israelis. The United States has sent trillions of dollars...

Are the British going to take over Hollywood?

April 2, 2013

It is like the infamous British invasion all over again, except in digital form. As they rise in popularity, types of British entertainment such as television shows and music have captivated a large number of students, and Carlmont is no exception. “It’s foreign, so it’s different,” said junior Miles Coe. British and other forms of foreign media have become very easily accessible via the int...

Carlmont sophomore swimmer Sam King reaches for the wall during a race.

Carlmont swimmers dominate over Terra Nova Tigers

March 22, 2013

Despite the cold temperature, the Scots easily pulled out another victory against Terra Nova High School on Mar. 21, 2013. All of the Carlmont swimmers seemed very relaxed...

Varsity boys soccer rallies for win over Salinas

Varsity boys soccer rallies for win over Salinas

February 24, 2013

Boys varsity soccer came back from a one point deficit to win the game against Salinas. This was the first game of the Central Coast Section championships. Early in the first...

Mustangs score touchdown and field-goal

Capuchino Mustangs stampede over Carlmont

November 4, 2012

On Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, Carlmont's varsity football team played the number one team in the division on their home field, the Capuchino Mustangs. The Mustangs had a very s...

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