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Brief: Girls’ tennis makes second round of CCS

Brief: Girls’ tennis makes second round of CCS

Hilda Huang, Business Manager
November 7, 2012
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Palo Alto Girls' Tennis qualified yesterday for the second round in the Central Coast Section Championship Tournament after beating Stephenson High School 14-2. Today, they play league rival Saratoga to determine who will advance to Friday's match. After failing to qualify for the CCS Tournament last...

Girls’ tennis takes home 5-2 win in second-to-last league match

Girls’ tennis takes home 5-2 win in second-to-last league match

Hilda Huang, Business Manager
October 24, 2012
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The Paly girls' tennis team approached the end of its season with a strong 5-2 victory over league opponent Leland. Paly rescheduled the match, which was originally scheduled for Yom Kippur, only to have rain put it at risk again this morning. Thankfully, though, the sun shone wide on Paly Spirit Week's...

Paly girls varsity tennis defeats Mountain View in a close match, 5-2

Paly girls varsity tennis defeats Mountain View in a close match, 5-2

Niall Patrick, Staff Writer
October 9, 2012
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

With clouds overhead, the Paly girls varsity tennis team (11-7, 3-5) added another win to their record in a league match, beating Mountain View (4-6, 1-6), 5-2. In their previous match against Mountain View, they were able to get a smooth 6-1 victory but coming into today's match, the Lady Vikes expected...

Brief: Girls’ tennis falls one tiebreaker short of Monta Vista

Hilda Huang, Business Manager
October 2, 2012
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls

The Paly girls' tennis team finished up an extremely close match against strong league competitor Monta Vista with a heartbreaking 4-3 loss after falling to unforced errors in a third set, 7-2 tiebreaker in the No. 3 doubles match. According to the Mercury News, the Monta Vista Matadors have been Central...

Girls’ tennis loses to Lynbrook 4-3

Girls’ tennis loses to Lynbrook 4-3

Niall Patrick, Staff Writer
September 27, 2012
Filed under Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The Paly girls' varsity tennis team (3-3) lost 4-3 to Lynbrook in a close match on Thursday, Sept. 27 under the heat of the sun. Aashli Budhiraja ('14) got one of the team's three wins as she struggled through the first set 6-4 but picked up her confidence and breezed through the second set 6-1. "Aashli...

Girls’ tennis falls 4-3 to Los Altos

Girls’ tennis falls 4-3 to Los Altos

Hilda Huang, Business Manager
September 20, 2012
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Paly's girls' varsity tennis team (1-2) absorbed a 4-3 loss in a tight, long and tiring match against Los Altos (1-3), despite having beaten the Eagles last season. The outcome of the match came down to the final two doubles matches. The Vikings' head coach, Andy Harader, has been working with the flexibility...

Brief: Lee and Dewees win no. 3 doubles consolation at Santa Catalina Tournament

Brief: Lee and Dewees win no. 3 doubles consolation at Santa Catalina Tournament

Hilda Huang, Business Manager
September 15, 2012
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Varsity girls' tennis had a strong showing at the 2012 Santa Catalina Tournament near Monterey, Calif. despite not having its no.1 and 2 singles players, Aashli Budhiraja ('14) and Felicia Wang ('14). No. 3 singles player Sammy Solomon ('13) instead took up the no. 1 single spot in the tournament,...

Sloppy play highlights team’s 6-1 loss to Saratoga

Sloppy play highlights team’s 6-1 loss to Saratoga

Kevin Dukovic, Editor-in-Chief
September 11, 2012
Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls' tennis team (4-2, 0-1) fell 6-1 to Saratoga High School (3-3, 1-0) on a hot and sunny Tuesday afternoon at Paly. No. 2 singles player Felicia Wang ('14) was the only Lady Vike to win her match, beating Smita Sabada ('14) 1-6, 7-5, 6-4. The results of the remaining...

Girls’ tennis finishes second at the Paly Invitational Tournament

Girls’ tennis finishes second at the Paly Invitational Tournament

Niall Patrick, Staff Writer
September 8, 2012
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls' varsity tennis team finished second out of four teams under the burning sun at the two-day Paly Girls' Invitational Tennis Tournament at Palo Alto High School. Paly finished one point behind the first place Lynbrook after Tiffany Ngyuen ('13) and Julianne Le ('14) lost...

Girls’ tennis: Same team, same coach but a new season

Girls’ tennis: Same team, same coach but a new season

Hilda Huang, Business Manager
September 6, 2012
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Unlike some of Paly's other fall athletic teams, varsity girls' tennis has the luxury of a very close-knit team and experienced coach. Head coach Andy Harader has returned for another year with the team, which is essentially still comprised of the same players from last year. The one open spot on...

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