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Boys volleyball enjoys opportunity to play at lunch

Boys volleyball enjoys opportunity to play at lunch

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Campus

Laughter fills the gymnasium as potential players for the Carlmont boys volleyball team practice with one another. During lunch on Nov. 7, the Athletic Director Patrick Smith unlocks the doors to the Scots gym so players can scrimmage together, hoping to perfect their skills or just to have fun. "The...

Varsity volleyball’s season comes to an end

Varsity volleyball’s season comes to an end

Mackenzie O'Connell

November 2, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

"Bump, set, and spike" comes to an end as the varsity volleyball team has had a rewarding season. Throughout the fall season, the Scots have won 27 games and only lost four games.  With vigorous practices and inspirational teamwork, the team came together and had positive results for the 2017-20...

JV volleyball beats the Cougars, improving record to 8-2

JV volleyball beats the Cougars, improving record to 8-2

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Sports

Shouts could be heard from the sidelines of the court. Carlmont's JV team had just beat the Cougars without having to go to a third set. After winning against Menlo-Atherton last Thursday, the Scots came together again to defeat Half Moon Bay on Oct. 10. The Scots got off to a bad start, being aced th...

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...

Varsity volleyball defeats the Tigers at the ‘Battle of Belmont’

Varsity volleyball defeats the Tigers at the ‘Battle of Belmont’

Izzy Mitchell, Staff Writer

September 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

One city. Two schools. One battle. A private school ranked first in California in their league versus a public school ranked second in California in their league. The Scots defeated the Notre Dame Tigers at the 'Battle of Belmont' on Aug. 31. for the first time in four years. After a historic win in a tournament last weekend against Mitty High School, the best high school ...

The end of the road for the boys volleyball team

The end of the road for the boys volleyball team

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer

May 1, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Ryan Geronimo reports on the boys varsity volleyball team as their season comes to an end.

Scots and Vikings lay down arms in an unorthodox volleyball tie

Scots and Vikings lay down arms in an unorthodox volleyball tie

Adrian Cunningham, Staff Writer

April 28, 2017


Filed under Sports

Silence precedes the serve. Players crouch readily as one player tosses the ball far above his head, jumps, and pounds it over the net. Suddenly, the room fills with screaming and cheering. The JV boys volleyball team played the Mills Vikings on Wednesday, April 26. The game began at 5:30 p.m., as a result of the Mills team arriving 20 minutes late to t...

Chris Ding reaches new heights through volleyball

Chris Ding reaches new heights through volleyball

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer

April 20, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Features

Ryan Geronimo reports on Chris Ding's development through the sport of volleyball.

Boys Varsity Volleyball defeats Mills in three straight sets

Boys Varsity Volleyball defeats Mills in three straight sets

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer

April 4, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Ryan Geronimo reports on the boys varsity volleyball game against Mills High School.

Students gain new experiences in the volleyball tournament

Students gain new experiences in the volleyball tournament

Rachel Hunter, Staff Writer

April 4, 2017


Filed under Campus

Everyone has their own favorite sport to watch and to play. One sport that many people find interesting is volleyball. On April 4, the sophomore vs. junior class volleyball game made many people entertained and interested. Tim Krassiev, a sophomore who watched the game, said, “Volleyball is a fun game t...

Boys volleyball sweeps the Knight’s court

Boys volleyball sweeps the Knight’s court

Katrina Wong, Staff Writer

March 21, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top News

Carlmont boys varsity volleyball beat Hillsdale High School in three straight sets on March 20, giving them a league record of 2-2. Carlmont beat Hillsdale in three sets, with the scores 25-12, 25-22, and 25-22. “I think that the team did well tonight considering that they had a lot of substi...

Boys Varsity Volleyball defeats Gators through a team effort

Boys Varsity Volleyball defeats Gators through a team effort

Ryan Geronimo, Segment Producer

March 10, 2017


Filed under ScotCenter, ScotCenter: Sports

Ryan Geronimo reports on the boys varsity volleyball match against Sacred Heart Preparatory.

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