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Varsity volleyball wins a hard-fought victory over the Bearcats

Varsity volleyball wins a hard-fought victory over the Bearcats

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under Sports

Despite the San Mateo Bearcats' valiant effort against the Scots, aggressive offense and tough serves proved the Scots worthy of their 12th win of the season. During the first game, both teams played fairly conservatively - sending free-balls over the net and tipping more often than killing - resulting in a close score of 26-2...

JV girls water polo celebrates a victory against Menlo

JV girls water polo celebrates a victory against Menlo

JV girls water polo celebrates a victory against Menlo

Sarah Cheung reports on Carlmont's second water polo game of the 2017 season.

Sarah Cheung, Segment Producer

September 20, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter

Sarah Cheung reports on Carlmont's second water polo game of the 2017 season.

Victory signals a bright future for boys’ tennis

Victory signals a bright future for boys’ tennis

Denton Silfvast, Staff Writer

April 1, 2017


Filed under Sports

Following a 6-1 victory over Hillsdale High School, the boys' tennis team extended their winning streak to four games with a commanding 7-0 win against San Mateo High School on March 30. Carlmont was expecting to come out on top even before the game began. Jerry Liu, a sophomore and varsity dou...

Carlmont staff shoots its way to victory

Carlmont staff shoots its way to victory

Student vs Staff Basketball Game 2017

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Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

March 26, 2017


Filed under Campus

Many students filled the main gym on March 24 for the student vs. staff basketball game. The large crowd added a new aspect to the game as many could feel the effects of the student's energy in the gym. “It gets pretty competitive because of the crowd. I think if there wasn’t a crowd, it p...

The Scots take a victory against the Mustangs

The Scots take a victory against the Mustangs

Mackenzie O'Connell, Staff Writer

March 16, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

The Scots swept Capuchino High School with a solid wipe out on Carlmont's court. On March 15, the boys volleyball team beat the Mustangs in all three sets of the game. The Scots played hard, passing the ball and utilizing new players on the team. During the game, new players on the team were able ...

Scots end season with win over Capuchino

Scots end season with win over Capuchino

Briana Mcdonald, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Scots varsity boys basketball team was able to finish with a strong lead against Capuchino in their win on Feb. 14. A high-intensity matchup was played for the last game of the regular season, with both teams going back and forth. Yet the Scots were able to accomplish a win due to their motiva...

Bay Area students protest Trump victory

Bay Area students protest Trump victory

Rachel Borshchenko, Staff Writer

November 11, 2016


Filed under News

Even people who can't legally vote have chosen to share their opinions after Donald Trump's victory. On Nov. 9, the day after Trump won the election, students in various East Bay high schools walked out of class in protest of the coming Trump presidency. Students of Bishop O’Dowd, Albany High, Oak...

Students deal with the personal implications of Trump’s victory

Students deal with the personal implications of Trump’s victory

Sophie Penn, Segment Producer

November 11, 2016


Filed under ScotCenter

Sophie Penn reports on how marginalized communities plan to move forward in the wake of the election.

Trump victory unveils Republican silent majority

Trump victory unveils Republican silent majority

Justin Som, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016


Filed under News, Top News

Holding their breaths, with stomachs clenched, many Clinton supporters turned away from the polling results. Florida had just been lost to Donald Trump, and as far as the Clinton campaign was concerned, they had already given up. The streamers and balloons at the hopeful victory party were packed...

Scots retaliate from past loss with a victory against the Dons

Scots retaliate from past loss with a victory against the Dons

Mackenzie O, Staff Writer

April 30, 2016


Filed under Sports

On April 27, the boys volleyball team came together on their home court to take home a win after having been beaten in their last meeting with the Dons. The teams played yet another four-set match as both sides of the net fought for a win. With each point scored, the gym was filled with cheers...

JV boys soccer follows game plan to a victory

JV boys soccer follows game plan to a victory

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

January 22, 2016


Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont JV boys soccer was triumphant on home turf against South City on Jan. 20. Their continuously dedicated work ethic and aggressive offensive attitude led them to a 3-0 win. At the start of the game, both teams held equal amounts of possession. However, as the game progressed, the majority...

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