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Varsity girls’ basketball takes the win against the Gunn Titans

Varsity girls’ basketball takes the win against the Gunn Titans

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

Despite the fact that the varsity Lady Scots barely worked up a sweat, they were still able to prove victorious over the Gunn High School Titans. From the start, both teams played very different games. While the Scots focused on passing and shooting three-point shots around the outside of the key, the Titans were able to drive t...

Girls’ junior varsity basketball displays dominance against the Titans

Girls’ junior varsity basketball displays dominance against the Titans

Parker English, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

Girls' junior varsity basketball continued their successful season with an outstanding performance against Gunn High School on Tuesday, Dec. 5. Carlmont was the first team to put points on the board and led the game at the quarter by 14. Throughout the first and second quarter, the Scots went on a ...

ASB drums up excitement for homecoming

ASB drums up excitement for homecoming

Kyra Rilee Buchholz, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Campus

This October, ASB began preparing for the homecoming celebration. The event begins on Oct. 16, when dance tickets are up for sale, and ends on Oct. 28, when the dance takes place. Students will have the opportunity to participate and perform in the homecoming assembly in many ways. Cheer is an...

The Scots go to five sets and beat the Dons 3-2

The Scots go to five sets and beat the Dons 3-2

Sophie Lynd, Staff Writer

October 4, 2017


Filed under Sports

Here comes the pass, the set, and kill for the Scots. Finally, the Scots take the victory over the Aragon Dons in the fifth set 15-10. The beginning of this battle began with a series of tips at the net giving Aragon an early lead and causing the Scots to take a timeout in the first set. After...

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

Sarah Cheung, Segment Producer

September 20, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

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 25, 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.

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