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Bridget Matthews throws her first of the game in the seventh inning.

JV softball gains 8-2 victory in the seventh inning

April 24, 2019

After a rocky start, Carlmont’s JV softball team came from behind and swept an 8-2 victory over the Aragon Dons. The game started off slow for the Scots as a lack of communi...

Cynthia Leong, a sophomore, fields a ground ball.

JV softball brings more wins for Carlmont

April 15, 2019

Carlmont Scots beat the Hillsdale Knights on Tuesday, April 9, in yet another successful JV softball game. Supportive teammates, like Sophia Stone, a sophomore, uplifted the rest of the team before the game by cheering the players up and remindin...

Freshman pitcher Nadia Chopoff pitches the ball.

JV softball defeats Capuchino 6-2

May 10, 2018

The Scots came out with intensity to defeat the visiting Mustangs on Carlmont's home field. On May 10, Carlmont played their second to last conference game against Capuchino High Scho...

A Carlmont player gets ready to hit an incoming pitch.

JV softball mercy rules Woodside in a 17-2 game

May 10, 2018

Carlmont players run to home plate, their teammates cheering them on. "That's it, end of the game," the umpire said. And with that, the game ended 17-2 in only four innings. "I...

Sophomore Amanda Kondo tries to hit the ball thrown by a Sequoia pitcher.

Varsity softball knocks Sequoia ‘out of the park’ in a 10-0 game

April 4, 2018

Cheers and words of encouragement could be heard throughout the field as Carlmont's batters went up to home base. "Go babe!" and "You got this kid!" were commonly heard remarks...

Senior captain and pitcher for the varsity team, Mailey McLemore, holds a bouquet of flowers for Jim Liggett's wife, Charlene Liggett.

Varsity softball continues their winning streak in memory of Jim Liggett

April 1, 2018

Less than a year ago, Jim Liggett, a beloved coach, teacher, and friend of many, passed away due to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig's disease. In a ceremony held befor...

The bathroom facilities near the softball fields will only be available to the staff, children, and parents of the new daycare.

Softball players locked out of bathroom facilities

March 9, 2018

Unbeknownst to many students at Carlmont, there are young children on campus. And they're taking over the bathrooms near the softball field. Located in G1 and G2, Happy Campers' new daycare opened at Carlmont on March 1. According to Principal Ralph Crame, it was imple...

Freshman Alisilani Alusa pitches to sophomore catcher Grace Heck.

Carlmont JV softball defeats Burlingame in their final game

May 14, 2017

Carlmont's JV softball team has been dominating their opponents all season. And even though their offense started off slow against the Panthers on April 11th, the Scots prevailed 7...

Mailey McLemore, a junior, carries her team through a tough win, a two-hit game, in her pitching performance on March 14 against the Homestead Mustangs.

Carlmont softball tames the Homestead Mustangs

March 15, 2017

Carlmont varsity softball continued their perfect season on March 14 against Homestead High School.   The victory was led by a strong pitching performance by Mailey McLemor...

The Jim Liggett field is the varsity girls softball home field.

Girls varsity softball has big shoes to fill

March 10, 2017

On April 12, 2016, former varsity softball head coach, Jim Liggett made history when he won his 1000th career high school softball game. Liggett, who had coached at Carlmont High ...

Carlmont junior Haley Masters steps up to the plate during the Scots's big win.

Carlmont softball defeats Mountain View

March 9, 2017

There might be a new coach this season, but the Lady Scots are back with a championship in mind. On March 7, Carlmont varsity softball shut out Mountain View High School 8-0, maintaining their undefeated...

Abygail Lan watches Eimear Cunningham connect on a single to left field in the sixth inning.

Varsity softball begins season with a win

March 3, 2017

“I expect that we will win this game. We have been working hard, so it should pay off and show in game situations,” said Ashley Trierweiler before the game on March 2. Presentation...

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