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Girls JV volleyball dominates Bearcats

Girls JV volleyball dominates Bearcats

Joshua Stattenfield, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


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Two quick matches resulted in a 2–0 Carlmont win over San Mateo at home Oct. 12. Carlmont consistently controlled the score throughout the match. Carlmont JV girls extended their record to an even 5–5 in league, 7–5 overall, after Thursday's victory. San Mateo now drops to 0–4 in league, 4–...

Girls varsity volleyball falls to Menlo-Atherton

Girls varsity volleyball falls to Menlo-Atherton

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


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After four tight matches, the Menlo-Atherton (M-A) Bears took the win over the Carlmont Scots, bringing the Scots' record to 5-4. The Bears took the first lead of the game, but a missed serve and a kill from Clara Vltavsky, a senior, brought the score to 3-2, still in favor of M-A. However, a ...

Girls freshman volleyball team beat Burlingame in two sets

Girls freshman volleyball team beat Burlingame in two sets

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


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“One, two, three, four! Everybody hit the floor!” A flurry of hands smack the ground. Then, the Carlmont girls’ freshman volleyball team all clap and cheer, “Ace!" In volleyball, an ace is a type of serve, and Carlmont had a lot of them in their game against Burlingame High School. On Sept. 26, Carlmont came out victoriou...

Girls varsity volleyball sweeps Panthers

Girls varsity volleyball sweeps Panthers

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top News

Three matches were all it took for the girls' varsity volleyball team to take the win against the Burlingame Panthers, advancing their record to 4-3. The Panthers took the first lead of the game, but the Scots immediately fired back and closed the gap making the score 2-2. Carlmont struggled to make a...

Girls freshman volleyball team goes to three sets against Woodside

Girls freshman volleyball team goes to three sets against Woodside

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018


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Energy — it determines how much a team is willing to win or lose. For Carlmont's girls freshman volleyball team, their energy fell in the second set against Woodside on Sept. 20. Carlmont wiped out Woodside in the first set with a score of 25-15. During the second set, Carlmont lost their momentum, and it resulted in a score of 21-25. After, however,...

Varsity Volleyball attempts to replicate last year’s success

Varsity Volleyball attempts to replicate last year’s success

Lizzy Hall, Segment Producer

September 8, 2018


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Carlmont played their first in league game of the season on Thursday, September 6th at Aragon. The Scots are hoping for another successful season after their CCS win last year.

Girls varsity volleyball wins first league game

Girls varsity volleyball wins first league game

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under Sports

Four thrilling matches were all it took for the Carlmont girls' varsity volleyball team to take the win over Aragon High School. The first match got off to a great start for the Scots. Led by Elizabeth Prozell, a senior, they took a 6-0 lead. The Aragon Dons battled back, however, eventually bringin...

Girls freshman volleyball team defeats Sacred Heart Preparatory in two sets

Girls freshman volleyball team defeats Sacred Heart Preparatory in two sets

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

Pass. Set. Win. Old, simple tactics like these were used during the girls freshman volleyball team's third game on Tuesday, September 4, against Sacred Heart Preparatory. Carlmont creamed Sacred Heart Preparatory in the first set, scoring 25-8. During the second set, Carlmont defeated them again...

Girls Varsity volleyball falls to Archbishop Mitty in pre-season match

Girls Varsity volleyball falls to Archbishop Mitty in pre-season match

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

August 29, 2018


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Ranked number one in the state for the past five years, the Archbishop Mitty Monarchs defeated the Scots in a three set pre-season match on Tuesday, Aug. 28. Uncertainty filled the air as the Scots faced the Monarchs due to the fact that while the Monarchs ranked No.1 in the state last year, the last time the ...

Boys’ varsity volleyball dominates San Mateo

Boys’ varsity volleyball dominates San Mateo

Brian Olivares, Staff Writer

May 21, 2018


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The Scots took a 3-0 victory over the San Mateo Bearcats  after keeping control of the score for the entire game. The first set quickly proved that the Scots were the dominant team. They started off with control of the game and only furthered their established lead throughout the set. There were few tim...

Boys’ varsity volleyball takes a flawless victory over Capuchino

Boys’ varsity volleyball takes a flawless victory over Capuchino

Brian Olivares, Staff Writer

April 29, 2018


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The Carlmont varsity boys' volleyball team has an unbroken chain of victories against the Capuchino Mustangs. The first set was a quick one, as the Scots dominated with a lead well over a 10 point lead at the close of the set. The second and third sets proved to be more interesting because t...

Varsity boys’ volleyball wins their game against Hillsdale after going to a fourth set

Varsity boys’ volleyball wins their game against Hillsdale after going to a fourth set

Mia-Isobel Craig, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


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After the first set ending 25-12 Carlmont, it seemed like Hillsdale had no chance against the Scots. But in a close third set, the Knights won by four points, giving them another chance to make a comeback. However, Carlmont was determined to win and did so in the last set. The first set started off...

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