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Girls Tennis loses to Cupertino 4-3

Girls Tennis loses to Cupertino 4-3

Peter Snodgrass and Samantha Guillet, Head Columnists and Design Editor
September 28, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Girls Tennis was narrowly defeated by Cupertino 4-3, despite a hard fought performance from Avanika Narayan (‘17).  After an undefeated start in league play, and an overall record of 10-2, the team was unable to keep their win streak alive.   It should be noted, however, that Cupertino ... Read more »

Girls tennis loses to Homestead 6-1

Girls tennis loses to Homestead 6-1

Ethan Stern and Peter Snodgrass
September 22, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

In the Girls Tennis 11th matchup of the season, the Vikings were defeated by Homestead 6-1.  After winning their invitational tournament at Paly over the weekend, the team was unable to keep their win streak alive. “Today, we played not so good. We had a great tournament and the girls played absolutely... Read more »

Girls’ tennis falls to Saratoga in first match of the season

Quinn Knoblock, Staff Writer
September 16, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

In their first league match of the season on Tuesday, Paly girls tennis suffered a devastating loss against powerhouse, Saratoga High School at home. Despite the loss, co-captain Halle Biorn (‘16) was still proud of the team’s effort and hopeful for the coming season. “The girls [Saratoga], we... Read more »

Girls tennis falls to Sacred Heart Prep 5-2

Girls tennis falls to Sacred Heart Prep 5-2

Talia Malchin, Staff Writer
September 9, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Paly girls tennis fell to Sacred Heart Prepatory 5-2 Tuesday, September 8th at home. Senior captain Halle Biorn (`16)  commented on the match and the team’s performance despite the loss. “I think we definitely have some things to work on, but we didn’t play badly” Biorn said. As t... Read more »

Girls’ tennis preview: new season, new challenge

Girls’ tennis preview: new season, new challenge

Ethan Stern, Staff Writer
September 8, 2015
Filed under Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

After excelling in the lower division (El Camino League), the girls’ tennis team was voted back into the De Anza League which coach Andy Harader describes as the hardest league in northern central California. So this year will definitely be a challenge for this relatively young girls’ tennis team.... Read more »

True passion

Kylie Callan and Reuben Kramer
December 12, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Basketball - Girls, Features, Lacrosse - Girls, Soccer - Boys, Soccer - Girls, Softball, Swimming - Boys, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories, Volleyball

Shawn Johnson began gymnastics at the age of three. Ryan Lochte first learned to swim at age five. Abby Wambach dribbled her first soccer ball at the age of four. Since then, they have spent innumerable hours working towards greatness. Their efforts have earned them a place in history. Their names have... Read more »

Girls’ tennis remains undefeated with 5-2 victory over Cupertino

Girls’ tennis remains undefeated with 5-2 victory over Cupertino

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
October 7, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The girls’ tennis team remains ranked number one in their league after holding Cupertino off 5-2 in their match Tuesday afternoon at home. Coach Andy Harader was enthusiastic about the result, as it keeps the Vikings on top. “I feel very good [about the win], because this was one of the strong... Read more »

Paly girls’ tennis defeats Fremont 5-2

Paly girls’ tennis defeats Fremont 5-2

Meredith Kinnaman, Staff Writer
September 25, 2014
Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Paly girls tennis defeated Fremont 5-2 Thursday, September 25th at home. Senior captain Madeline Lee (`15)  commented on the match and areas she worked on today. “I played well today and the team we had today wasn’t that much of a challenge so I really wanted to focus on consistency in my... Read more »

Girls’ tennis falls to Castilleja 5-2 in preseason match

Girls’ tennis falls to Castilleja 5-2 in preseason match

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
September 10, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Paly girls’ tennis was defeated by Castilleja 5-2 Wednesday, September 10th at home. Captain Madeline Lee ('15) enjoyed playing the Gators and remained positive despite the loss. "Even though the score wasn't close, it's always great to play Castilleja," Lee said. Lee and her partner Meredith... Read more »

Girls’ tennis preview: young team in new league

Girls’ tennis preview: young team in new league

Meredith Kinnaman, Staff Writer
August 26, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

After losing a close CCS semifinal match to the Monta Vista Matadors, the Palo Alto girls’ tennis team ended their 2013 season 19-4 in league games. This year the team decided to drop down from the De Anza league to the El Camino League after losing several of its crucial players. “Because we... Read more »

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