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Palo Alto Girls Volleyball Sweeps Los Altos In 3 Sets

Palo Alto Girls Volleyball Sweeps Los Altos In 3 Sets

Ryan Chang & Max Jung-Goldberg, Multimedia Editor & Staff Writer
September 23, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

After a rocky start to the season, the girls volleyball team has seemed to hit its stride after two straight 3-0 wins against league opponents. The most recent one coming against the Los Altos Eagles. "So far I think the season has been going really well. We’ve played some really difficult teams in ... Read more »

Volleyball defeats Mountain View 3-0

Volleyball defeats Mountain View 3-0

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor
September 21, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Volleyball

Fiona Green (‘17) stood out in the first set by helping the Vikings win 25-17. Green made multiple kills, tips and even blocks that Mountain View could not pick up. After a while of back and forth, Green was able to make the kill to score the 15th point. She also made the set point by tipping the ba... Read more »

Girls Water Polo takes care of business against Cupertino, 16-6

Girls Water Polo takes care of business against Cupertino, 16-6

Bryan Look, Business Manager
September 20, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

  Paly’s Girls Water Polo team won big at home against Cupertino with a final score of 16-6.   Paly came out and set the tone early against and jumped out to an early lead. First quarter goals from Sabrina Hall (‘18) and Chesnie Cheung (‘20) put the team out in front and they ... Read more »

Palo Alto rolls over Wilcox in an 11-6 victory

Palo Alto rolls over Wilcox in an 11-6 victory

Ethan Stern, News Editor
September 20, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

Coming off a tough loss last week to the Gunn Titans, the Vikings regained themselves and impressed in the pool. Paly promptly defeated the Wilcox Chargers 11-6. With a strong start to the game by Seniors Jared Stanley (‘17) and Andrew Jozefov (‘17), the Vikings got ahead early with a score of 7-3... Read more »

Volleyball comes back to beat Monta Vista 3 sets to 1

Volleyball comes back to beat Monta Vista 3 sets to 1

Skylar Burris, Steven Marinkovich, Editor-in-Chief
September 14, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories

The Vikings’ volleyball team took down Monta Vista three sets to one in their first league game of the season on Tuesday evening. The Vikes started out slow, going down early in the first set 10-2. They rallied back to get down just one at 12-11, but Monta Vista answered right back with a run of t... Read more »

Girl’s Water Polo Loses 5-2 Against Rival Gunn

Girl’s Water Polo Loses 5-2 Against Rival Gunn

Max Jung-Goldberg, Staff Writer
September 13, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The lady Vikings water polo team fell to cross town rival, the Gunn Titans, 5-2 at Gunn High School on Tuesday night. The Vikings had plenty of shots on goal throughout the entirety of the game but could not capitalize.  That along with an early Gunn lead, where they scored four of their five go... Read more »

Boys’ water polo falls in a physical battle against cross town rival Gunn High School 8-4

Boys’ water polo falls in a physical battle against cross town rival Gunn High School 8-4

Ethan Stern, News Editor
September 13, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Vikings started the match off with an intensity that left Gunn in shock allowing them to capitalize and start the game off with a 3-1 lead at the end of the first quarter. But Gunn wasn’t in shock for too long as they cut the lead to one by the half with strong defensive creating offense for the Titans... Read more »

Vikings fall to Monarchs 41-7

Vikings fall to Monarchs 41-7

Hayley Levine
September 9, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Football, Top Stories

The Palo Alto Vikings fall to the Archbishop Mitty Monarchs 41-7 in their second home game of the season. There was a change at quarterback when Jackson Chyrst ('19) started over the injured Jordan Schilling ('17). Chyrst ('19) looked good, throwing one touchdown pass to go along with one interception,... Read more »

Paly volleyball falls to Valley Christian 3-1

Paly volleyball falls to Valley Christian 3-1

Quinn Knoblock, Feature Editor
September 2, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Volleyball

The Paly girls volleyball team was defeated in a 3-1 match against the Valley Christian warriors Thursday night at Gunn High School. The Lady Vikes lost the first point in the first set, which set the tone for the next two sets. The team took its first timeout at 9-3, Valley Christian in the lead. ... Read more »

Boys’ water polo season preview

Boys’ water polo season preview

Max Jung-Goldberg, Staff Writer
August 31, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories

The Palo Alto boys water polo season is nearing, and the team is hard at work in preparation for the new season.   Last year the team fell just short after a tough loss to Saint Francis in the Central Coast Section playoffs. That has not stopped them from getting off to a great start to the 2016 sea... Read more »

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