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Fantasy Football: Volume II: Chapter 3

Fantasy Football: Volume II: Chapter 3

Ben Cleasby, Jamie Cullen, Steven Marinkovich, Dillon Scheel, Peter Snodgrass, Ethan Stern, Gurus
September 15, 2016
Filed under Top Stories

Volume II: Chapter 3: One Time for the Last Time “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Seuss The sleepover was succulent, the games were juicy, and the times were outrageous. Sleep was obsolete, with the reality o... Read more »

Volleyball comes back to beat Monta Vista 3 sets to 1

Volleyball comes back to beat Monta Vista 3 sets to 1

Skylar Burris, Steven Marinkovich, Editor-in-Chief
September 14, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories

The Vikings’ volleyball team took down Monta Vista three sets to one in their first league game of the season on Tuesday evening. The Vikes started out slow, going down early in the first set 10-2. They rallied back to get down just one at 12-11, but Monta Vista answered right back with a run of t... Read more »

Girl’s Water Polo Loses 5-2 Against Rival Gunn

Girl’s Water Polo Loses 5-2 Against Rival Gunn

Max Jung-Goldberg, Staff Writer
September 13, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The lady Vikings water polo team fell to cross town rival, the Gunn Titans, 5-2 at Gunn High School on Tuesday night. The Vikings had plenty of shots on goal throughout the entirety of the game but could not capitalize.  That along with an early Gunn lead, where they scored four of their five go... Read more »

Boys’ water polo falls in a physical battle against cross town rival Gunn High School 8-4

Boys’ water polo falls in a physical battle against cross town rival Gunn High School 8-4

Ethan Stern, News Editor
September 13, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Vikings started the match off with an intensity that left Gunn in shock allowing them to capitalize and start the game off with a 3-1 lead at the end of the first quarter. But Gunn wasn’t in shock for too long as they cut the lead to one by the half with strong defensive creating offense for the Titans... Read more »

Vikings fall to Monarchs 41-7

Vikings fall to Monarchs 41-7

Hayley Levine
September 9, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Football, Top Stories

The Palo Alto Vikings fall to the Archbishop Mitty Monarchs 41-7 in their second home game of the season. There was a change at quarterback when Jackson Chyrst ('19) started over the injured Jordan Schilling ('17). Chyrst ('19) looked good, throwing one touchdown pass to go along with one interception,... Read more »

Volume II: Chapter 2

Volume II: Chapter 2

Ben Cleasby, Jamie Cullen, Steven Marinkovich, Dillon Scheel, Peter Snodgrass, Ethan Stern, Gurus
September 7, 2016
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Volume II: Chapter 2: The Beginning of the End. “All good things must come to an end.”- Chaucer Our tradition must come to an end. We have endured corruption in our league, hate from outsiders, and articles from The Daily Pillage. We have overcome physical and mental harm from each other, and we have com... Read more »

Paly volleyball falls to Valley Christian 3-1

Paly volleyball falls to Valley Christian 3-1

Quinn Knoblock, Feature Editor
September 2, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Volleyball

The Paly girls volleyball team was defeated in a 3-1 match against the Valley Christian warriors Thursday night at Gunn High School. The Lady Vikes lost the first point in the first set, which set the tone for the next two sets. The team took its first timeout at 9-3, Valley Christian in the lead. ... Read more »

Fantasy Football: Volume II: Chapter 1

Fantasy Football: Volume II: Chapter 1

Ben Cleasby, Jamie Cullen, Steven Marinkovich, Dillon Scheel, Peter Snodgrass, and Ethan Stern, Gurus
September 2, 2016
Filed under Top Stories

Volume II, Chapter 1: A New Member, A New Beginning After a summer of dirty deeds and questionable decisions the gurus of the past season have come back together, gathered their powers and brought forth a brand new guru. Enter Dillon Scheel. A man who won the league last year by fleeces (refer to ... Read more »

Boys’ water polo season preview

Boys’ water polo season preview

Max Jung-Goldberg, Staff Writer
August 31, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories

The Palo Alto boys water polo season is nearing, and the team is hard at work in preparation for the new season.   Last year the team fell just short after a tough loss to Saint Francis in the Central Coast Section playoffs. That has not stopped them from getting off to a great start to the 2016 sea... Read more »

Girls’ tennis preview

Girls’ tennis preview

Sabrina Hall, Staff Writer
August 31, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories

After finishing last season with a hard fought, but ultimately losing record, Palo Alto girls tennis team is now playing in the lower division (El Camino) and hopes to dominate. The Lady Vikes main goal is to bring home a league championship and make it to the CCS playoffs. With many seniors acting as... Read more »

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