Cross-country preview: racing to victory

Cross-country preview: racing to victory

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
August 27, 2014
Filed under Cross-Country - Boys, Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

After both boys’ and girls’ cross-country teams placed outside of state championship qualification last year at the Central Coast Section (CCS) finals, the two teams are looking to improve this season. Everyone has their sights set on one main goal: to finally qualify for the state championship. “This... Read more »

Brief: Girls’ cross country season ends at CCS

Brief: Girls’ cross country season ends at CCS

Priscilla Bell, Staff Writer
November 16, 2013
Filed under Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports, Top Stories

Girls' cross country placed ninth out of 19 teams in CCS today at Crystal Springs. Neither the team nor any runners qualified for  the state meet. "It was a disappointing race," Katie Foug ('15) said. A few of the runners were still recovering from  health issues. Bryn Carlson ('16) was sick... Read more »

Girls’ cross-country preview: a year for redemption

Girls’ cross-country preview: a year for redemption

Anna Dukovic, Staff Writer
September 4, 2013
Filed under Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports, Top Stories

A new year, a new team. Just like every other fall sport at Palo Alto High School, girls’ cross-country  has many new faces. The Lady Vikes are aiming high, in the hopes of accomplishing what they failed to do last season: qualify for state competition. “This year... Read more »

Boys’ and girls’ cross-country schedule announced

Boys’ and girls’ cross-country schedule announced

September 4, 2013
Filed under Calendar, Cross-Country - Boys, Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports, Top Stories

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Girls’ cross-country looks forward to CCS this Saturday

Girls’ cross-country looks forward to CCS this Saturday

Paul Bienaimé, Staff Writer
November 8, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School varsity girls’ cross-country team qualified for CCS on Oct. 30 and is ready to race for state qualifications this Saturday. Maryssa Sklaroff (‘13) has been happy and satisfied with the team’s performance right from the start. “This season we’ve had a lot of success... Read more »

Girls’ cross-country places second at Baylands meet

Girls’ cross-country places second at Baylands meet

Paul Bienaimé, Staff Writer
October 17, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports, Top Stories

Paly's girls' varsity cross-country team placed second at the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League Meet at the Baylands in Sunnyvale on Tuesday. Nora Rosati (‘13), Katie Foug (‘15) and Chika Kasahara (‘13), placed 12th, 15th and 16th for the Lady Vikes, respectively. Paly scored 89 points at... Read more »

Girls’ cross-country places 10th at the Stanford Invitational meet

Sammy Solomon, News Editor
September 29, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Girls

The Palo Alto High School girls’ cross-country team placed 10th out of 27 teams in the Stanford Invitational meet’s 5-kilometer race. Co-captain Nora Rosati ('13) maintained an average mile time of 6:28 throughout the race, finishing 31st out of the 196 runners with a total... Read more »

Girls’ cross-country places third at santa clara meet

Girls’ cross-country places third at santa clara meet

Paul Bienaime, Staff Writer
September 25, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Girls, Top Stories

Paly girls’ cross-country placed third out of 12 at the SCVAL meet at Central Park in Santa Clara this Tuesday. With 115 points, Paly trailed Monta Vista (54 points) and cross-town rival Gunn (106 points). Placing first for the Lady Vikes was Katie Foug (‘15), who finished fourth overall with... Read more »

Girls’ cross-country places third at Lowell Invitational

Girls’ cross-country places third at Lowell Invitational

Paul Bienaimé, Staff Writer
September 16, 2012
Filed under Cross-Country - Girls, Top Stories

Palo Alto High School's girls’ cross-country team finished third at the Lowell Invitational on Saturday afternoon for the team’s first meet of the season. The Lady Vikes scored a total of 106 points, trailing behind Presentation (106 points and a higher average mile time)  and Villa Park High School... Read more »

A victory in a failure

A victory in a failure

Nora Rosati, Staff Writer
November 13, 2011
Filed under Columns, Cross-Country - Girls, Fall Sports

“Beat Gunn.” “2nd place.” “States, states, states.” These were the words we chanted day in and day out. They were the core to our never ending motivation, the essence of our growing endurance. These words were the driving force that summarized our goal: to qualify for the state meet of... Read more »