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Female Athlete of the Year: Gracie Cain

Mariah Philips, Skylar Dorosin
June 10
Filed under Featured Athlete, Lacrosse - Girls, Profiles, Soccer - Girls, Spring Sports, Winter Sports

On every team there is a playmaker, an athlete who gets the glory for the game winning plays or the best stats. But behind that player, in order for a team to be successful, there has to be a player of equal talent, who may get less acclaim, but makes the big plays that often become forgotten. The ...

Girls’ lacrosse loses to Burlingame High School, 10-4

Mariah Philips, Skylar Dorosin
May 2
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

The Palo Alto High School girls' varsity lacrosse team lost to Burlingame High School 10-4 on Friday in its last home game of the season. The Panthers scored the first goal within five minutes. The Lady Vikes then scored on a shot by middie Maya Fielder ('10), but Fielder was called for a penalty...

Brief: Paly girls’ lacrosse beats Pioneer in league match up

Mariah Philips, Skylar Dorosin, Staff Writers
April 28
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

The Palo Alto High School girls' lacrosse team smashed the Pioneer High School Mustangs 17-5 at home on Friday, April 23. The Lady Vikes wasted no time getting on the board, scoring 11 goals in the first half while holding the Mustangs to only two goals. Attacker Sam Herzog ('10) led the offe...

Girls’ lacrosse beats University High, 12-3

Cooper Levitan, Mariah Philips
March 10
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

Coming off its upset win over previously number one in CCS, Saint Ignatius, the Palo Alto girls' varsity lacrosse team defeated University High School 12-3 at home on Wednesday in a non-league match-up. The Lady Vikes started off strong, scoring six goals within the first eight minutes of play. "We...

Female Underclassman of the Year: Emy Kelty

Female Underclassman of the Year: Emy Kelty

Brandon Dukovic, Photo Editor
June 10
Filed under Featured Athlete, Lacrosse - Girls, Profiles, Soccer - Girls

The ball drops on a badly timed pass and players swarm from all over the field to make the recovery, one player gets there first. With others still hustling to drop their sticks to the ground position, Emy Kelty (’12) swoops down and takes possession of the ball, creating yet another offensive opportunity...

Coach of the Year: Jen Gray

Christine Chang, Staff Writer
June 5
Filed under Lacrosse - Girls, Profiles, Spring Sports

It's hard making something from nothing. Just ask Palo Alto High School girls' varsity lacrosse coach, Jen Gray. Two years ago, Gray took the lead of Paly's newly born lacrosse program. The team ended its first season with a record of 2-10. After a dramatic turn around, the team ended the 2009 season...

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