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Brief: Girls’ tennis ends season with loss in CCS

Brief: Girls’ tennis ends season with loss in CCS

Hilda Huang, Copy Editor
November 21
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls

The Palo Alto girls’ tennis team ended its 2011 season with a loss from its two lone Central Coast Section (CCS) qualifiers, No. 1 single Aashli Budhiraja ('14) and No. 2 single Felicia Wang ('14). This year, Budhiraja and Wang played as partners on a doubles team in CCS, contrary to their singles...

Girls’ Tennis loses to Los Altos 3-4

Girls’ Tennis loses to Los Altos 3-4

Hilda Huang, Staff Writer
October 20
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Set to tall shadows and dissonant chords, the Palo Alto High School girls' tennis team lost in a close match to Los Altos 3-4. No. 1 single Aashli Budhiraja ('14) defaulted mid-second set due to a leg injury that caused her to lose her last seven games straight. However, No. 2 single Felicia Wang ('14) and No. 3...

Girls’ tennis falls to Mountain View 4-3

October 17
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls

Girls’ tennis fell to Mountain View by a score of 4-3, Thursday at Palo Alto High School. The Lady Vikes now fall to a record of 3-7. Despite the loss, number three singles Sammy Solomon ('13) had high hopes going forward. "Our team has been improving a lot," Solomon said. "I think we have the...

Brief: Girls’ tennis falls to Monta Vista

Rohit Ramkumar, Staff Writer
October 10
Filed under Tennis - Girls

The Palo Alto Girls' tennis team lost to Monta Vista on Thursday on a wet day at the Paly tennis courts. The Lady Vikes' lost by a score of 3-4. Number one singles player Aashli Budhiraja (’14) lost 6-3, 6-0. The team faced a tough challenge in Monta Vista, as the Monarchs are consistently...

Girls’ tennis loses 3-4 against Lynbrook

October 5
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls

The Palo Alto High School girls’ varsity tennis (3-3) lost to Lynbrook (3-4) under gray skies and scattered drizzle. Sammy Solomon (’13) won the No. 3 singles match (6-4, 6-2) and was the only singles player to win. “I just felt really relaxed on the court and the last time I played this...

Girls’ tennis trounces Los Altos 6-1

Girls’ tennis trounces Los Altos 6-1

Rohit Ramkumar, Staff Writer
September 28
Filed under Tennis - Girls

The Palo Alto High School girls' varsity tennis team defeated Los Altos today by a score of 6-1. The Lady Vikes rebounded after a tough loss to league opponent Sacred Heart Prep. They now improve their season record to 3-5 after two losses to league opponents Saratoga and Monte Vista. The team...

Girls’ tennis suffers 2-5 loss to Sacred Heart Prep

Jonny Glazier, Staff Writer
September 26
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls' varsity tennis lost today by a score of 2-5 to the Sacred Heart Prep Gators. The Lady Vikes now fall to a 2-4 record coming off of losses to the tough league opponents of Saratoga and Monta Vista. Despite the loss, Sammy Solomon ('13) and Felicia Wang ('14) each won...

Girls’ tennis falls to Saratoga 1-6

Girls’ tennis falls to Saratoga 1-6

Hilda Huang, Staff Writer
September 15
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School varsity girls’ tennis team lost to Saratoga 1-6 today, falling to consistent baseline playing. The Lady Vikes are rebounding from a tough week, according to head coach Andy Harader. They played Monta Vista and Saratoga, two of the league’s strongest teams, early in the...

Column: No short cuts

Column: No short cuts

Sammy Solomon, Staff Writer
September 11
Filed under Columns, Tennis - Girls

To many people, a four-week long trip to Bradenton, Florida sounds like the ideal vacation; 15 minutes away from white sandy beaches, one hour away from Universal Studios, and five minutes away from some of the most prestigious athletic training facilities in the world, IMG Academies. IMG offers seven differe...

Girls’ Tennis places third in the Paly Invitational Tournament

Girls’ Tennis places third in the Paly Invitational Tournament

Kevin Kannappan, Business Manager
September 10
Filed under Fall Sports, Tennis - Girls

The Palo Alto High School girls' varsity tennis team lost to Lynbrook High School 8-10 and Aragon High School 7-11 yesterday afternoon in the Paly Invitational Tournament.  They continued the tournament today and against Homestead High School 15-3. This year, the Lady Vikes are battling with the...

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