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Champions League round of 16 brings soccer to school

Champions League round of 16 brings soccer to school

Miles Ozorio, Staff Writer

March 15, 2019

With the UEFA Champions League tournament inching further to its final on June 1 in Madrid, Spain, fans around the world are tuning into their screens to see how Europe’s most prestigious soccer tournament will play out. “You always get to see teams play against each other in their own league...

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...

Scots soccer falls short on senior night

Scots soccer falls short on senior night

Miles Ozorio, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019

The boys varsity soccer team suffered a close 1-0 loss to Aragon during senior night on Wednesday, Feb. 13. Despite their loss, the team still had a positive senior night as they advanced to CCS playoffs. The night started with a celebration of the graduating seniors, with parents and teammate...

Varsity girls soccer faces crushing defeat against Menlo-Atherton

Varsity girls soccer faces crushing defeat against Menlo-Atherton

Dantony Lewis, Staff Writer

February 6, 2019

A close game. The last few minutes. The Carlmont Scots were left with a crushing loss, 4-2, against the Menlo-Atherton Bears. The varsity girls soccer team started with a slow offense against MA. They struggled to get open shots and to pass the ball. "We had a lack of fundamentals that we need...

New coach, new header approach

New coach, new header approach

Ayal Meyers, Staff Writer

December 22, 2018

The ball flys cross-field with an accelerating velocity as the wind carries it just left. As you box out your opponent, the ball rockets toward you. You leap, and your unprotected head makes contact with the ball. Your human brain, being completely disconnected from the human skull, bashes against...

Carlmont JV boys soccer cruises past Cougars in victory

Carlmont JV boys soccer cruises past Cougars in victory

Joshua Baxter, Staff Writer

December 16, 2018

Four different Carlmont players scored five goals as the JV boys soccer team sailed to a 5-0 victory in a conference game versus the Half Moon Bay High School Cougars. The Scots got off to a quick start, challenging the Cougars' defense multiple times before freshman Justin Eliason finished a shot,...

Carlmont JV girls soccer continues their shutout pre-season

Carlmont JV girls soccer continues their shutout pre-season

Katie Blondino, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

The girls JV soccer team has yet to lose a game in their pre-season, with the final score of their home game on Dec. 11 ending in a 0-0 tie against the Mountain View Spartans.  The game began with a long ball from Mountain View over Carlmont’s defense. However, the Scots' strong center defenders...

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. ...

Staggering number of freshmen try out for boys soccer

Staggering number of freshmen try out for boys soccer

Miles Ozorio, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

An overwhelming amount of freshmen came out on Monday, Oct. 29, to try out for the freshman and JV boys soccer teams. Along with the freshmen, many sophomores and juniors also came out to compete for the limited spots on the JV team. Despite the limited roster spots, the coach of both teams, Carl...

Boys varsity soccer eager for upcoming season

Boys varsity soccer eager for upcoming season

Audrey Luey, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

The boys varsity soccer team is looking forward to a fresh season with new coach Jose Caballero. As winter is rounding the corner, Carlmont's soccer players are training hard in preparation for another season. Last year's varsity coach, Will Stambaugh, has removed himself from his position, allowing...

Club soccer ‘kicks off’ spring season

Club soccer ‘kicks off’ spring season

Emma Romanowsky, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018

“The grind” really does not stop for student-athletes. As the high school soccer season draws to a close, athletes are pushed back onto the field to play for their club teams. Since November, many San Carlos United players have taken a break from their club team to play for their schools. This week, San Carlos United tea...

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