Palo Alto High School's sports news site

The Viking Magazine

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Burlingame in the final 10 seconds

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Burlingame in the final 10 seconds

Sammy Solomon, News Editor
March 12
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

In an intense, back and forth battle, the Palo Alto High School boys’ lacrosse team fell to Burlingame 12-11 under the Paly lights this Monday night. Burlingame started out strong driving toward goal, however the Viking defense kept the ball away, shutting down the Panther attack. The momentum changed...

Boys’ lacrosse drops heart breaker to Menlo Atherton 7-5

Boys’ lacrosse drops heart breaker to Menlo Atherton 7-5

Ami Drez and Sammy Solomon
March 7
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

For those who are familiar with the game of lacrosse, it is evident that very often the team that ends up on top is the team that is able to maintain the ground balls. Which, subsequently, determined the outcome of the boys' varsity lacrosse game this Wednesday under the Paly lights between the Menlo-Atherton...

Glazier and Anderson lead team to victory against Mitty, 13-5

Glazier and Anderson lead team to victory against Mitty, 13-5

Ami Drez, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

Under the lights, at the Paly home turf, boys' varsity lacrosse defeated Archbishop Mitty High School Wednesday night, 13-5. The Vikings were able to take the lead with top scorers Jonny Glazier ('13) and Skyler Anderson ('13) contributing a combined total of 11 goals. The Vikings started out on...

Boys’ lacrosse falls short, loses to Menlo 11-7

Boys’ lacrosse falls short, loses to Menlo 11-7

Mira Ahmad, Staff Writer
April 26
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School boys' varsity lacrosse team was not able to defeat Menlo for a second time this season, falling 11-7 to the Knights. Both teams stayed neck to neck throughout the match until Menlo was able to pull away in the fourth quarter. "I dont like to say a good loss, but we played...

The elements of chemistry

The elements of chemistry

Sammy Solomon, News Editor
April 20
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

At a lacrosse practice last spring, Walker Mees (‘13) watched as two of his teammates hacked at each other with their lacrosse sticks - at first just aggressive play. The checks escalated into hard hits and a later, a full on fistfight. The other players just stared at their so-called teammates and let...

Boys’ vs. Girls’ Lacrosse

Boys’ vs. Girls’ Lacrosse

Jonny Glazier and Nina Kelty, Columnist and Design Editor
April 20
Filed under Columns, Lacrosse - Boys, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

Boys are Boss by Jonny Glazier In the history of sports, there have been some incredibly heated and fervently debated rivalries. Red Sox vs. Yankees, Duke vs. North Carolina, and Barcelona vs. Real Madrid to name a few. However, that leaves the question of what makes a rivalry great? Many factors...

Boys’ lacrosse continues winning streak with win against Burlingame, 10-6

Boys’ lacrosse continues winning streak with win against Burlingame, 10-6

Colin Patterson, Staff Writer
April 11
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

Palo Alto High School's boys' lacrosse won their fourth straight game against the Burlingame Panthers last night at home.  The Vikings are currently second in league with a 5-1-0 record behind Sacred Heart Prep. The Panthers, now 1-6-0 in league, gave the Vikings a hefty battle.  During the first quarter, the teams were at a stalemate as persistent shots from b...

Boys’ lacrosse suffers tough 11-8 loss against Bellarmine

Boys’ lacrosse suffers tough 11-8 loss against Bellarmine

Mira Ahmad, Managing Editor
March 23
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse team fell to Bellarmine College Prep. 11-8 this Friday night at Paly. Although the Vikings were able to keep up in the first half, the Bells pulled away in the third quarter largely in part to unforced errors (18 on the night) from Paly and early fourth quarter...

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Sacred Heart, 10-8

Nina Kelty and Kevin Dukovic
March 21
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys

The Palo Alto High School boys’ lacrosse team (4-1) lost its first game of the season to league rival Sacred Heart Prep (4-0), 10-8 last night at home. With a second half comeback the Vikings were able to pull within two goals of the Gators. In the first minutes of play both teams came out very ...

Boys’ lacrosse opens season, romps Carlmont 13-1

Boys’ lacrosse opens season, romps Carlmont 13-1

Kevin Dukovic, Staff Writer
February 28
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

  The Palo Alto High School boys’ varsity lacrosse team opened its season with a 13-1 victory over Carlmont on a cold Monday night at Paly. The Vikes got off to a quick start when, just 26 seconds into the game, midfielder Kris Hoglund (‘12), who was forced to sit out all of last season...

Palo Alto High School's sports news site
Lacrosse – Boys