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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 »

Boys’ Water Polo falls to Monta Vista 11-10 on senior night

Boys’ Water Polo falls to Monta Vista 11-10 on senior night

Ben Cleasby and Steven Marinkovich
October 20, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Paly boys’ water polo team suffered a disappointing defeat to Monta Vista on Senior Night by the score of 11-10. The game started out with many Paly seniors playing out of position in their final home game.  This helped the visitors to take a quick 2-0 lead after just two minutes had passed. “I... Read more »

Boys water polo falls to crosstown rival Gunn 14-5

Boys water polo falls to crosstown rival Gunn 14-5

Talia Malchin and Quinn Knoblock
September 26, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

Paly boys’ varsity water polo fell to the Gunn Titans on Thursday as the Titans triumphed 14-5. The cross-town rivalry may have attributed to the loss says first year coach, Aaron Johnson. “We’ve been talking about not putting any pressure on it,[the rivalry with gunn] but we took that a ... Read more »

Boys water polo preview

Boys water polo preview

Ben Cleasby, Staff Writer
September 7, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

As the fall season inches nearer and nearer, the Paly boys’ water polo team continues to work hard in preparation for another long season.The Vikings are coming off an impressive 2014 season as the team won its tournament and tied for first in leagues. The team is back after one senior lost and... Read more »

Keep your head in the game

Keep your head in the game

Kylie Callan and Bryn Carlson
February 11, 2015
Filed under Baseball, Features, Lacrosse - Boys, Lacrosse - Girls, Top Stories, Volleyball, Water Polo - Boys

One in five high school athletes will sustain a sports concussion during their season. At a school like Paly, where a large part of the student body is involved in athletics, this fact can create a big problem that includes the students, their families, their teachers and the administration. A concussion... Read more »

Boys’ water polo edged out of next round of playoffs by Salinas, 10-9

Boys’ water polo edged out of next round of playoffs by Salinas, 10-9

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
November 13, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The boys’ water polo season was cut short by a 10-9 loss to Salinas on Thursday, Nov. 13 at home. Winston Rosati (’16) led the team in scoring with six goals. Lucas Novak (’15) was disappointed in the team’s performance and the end result. “We were just not on tonight,” Novak said. In... Read more »

Boys’ water polo vanquished by crosstown rival Gunn 12-6

Boys’ water polo vanquished by crosstown rival Gunn 12-6

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
November 12, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

Paly boys’ water polo fell to crosstown rival Gunn in the last regular season game at home on Oct. 30. Justyn Cheung (’16) was less than satisfied with his team’s performance. “We played their game, not our game,” Cheung said. “We had a lot of mistakes coming out of it. We didn’t... Read more »

Paly boys’ water polo triumphs over Mountain View 8-5

Paly boys’ water polo triumphs over Mountain View 8-5

Alys Olmstead, Staff Writer
October 21, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Water Polo - Boys

The Paly boys’ water polo team conquered the Mountain View Spartans with a final score of 8-5. With this win, its record becomes 8-2-0 as the season continues. The game started off with an early shot by Mountain View that was tipped by goalie Luke Schroeder (‘15). The Spartans kept putting pressure... Read more »

Boys’ water polo defeats Saratoga with a score of 12-8

Alys Olmstead, Staff Writer
October 16, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

Paly boys’ water polo conquered Saratoga High School with a final score of 12-8. The team was led to victory by lead scorers Lucas Novak (‘15) and Winston Rosati (‘16). The Vikings started the game strong with Rosati scoring in the first two minutes of the game. “Rosati is always a standout... Read more »

Boys’ water polo trumps Homestead, 13-11

Boys’ water polo trumps Homestead, 13-11

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
October 10, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

Paly boys’ water polo outlasted the Homestead Mustangs in a close game at home Thursday night, winning 13-11. Winston Rosati (’16) led the Vikings with six goals. Coach Brandon Johnson was frustrated with his team’s performance. “I don’t think we played very well,” Johnson said. “We... Read more »

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