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Paly girls’ water polo takes care of Fremont High School in a 9-2 victory

Paly girls’ water polo takes care of Fremont High School in a 9-2 victory

Nick Smallwood & Ethan Stern, Staff Writer & News Editor
September 30, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

The Palo Alto High School girls varsity water polo team smothered Fremont High school 9-2 in their home game on Thursday, September 29. The main story of the game was that a plethora of  players on the Paly water polo team helped contribute to the win. Each of the first five goals were scored by a d... Read more »

Boys’ water polo dominates Monta Vista 15-3

Boys’ water polo dominates Monta Vista 15-3

Ben Cleasby & Steven Marinkovich, Co-News Editor, Co-Head Columnist & Editor-in-Chief
September 29, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories

The Paly boys' water polo team took down Monta Vista comfortably by the score of 15-3. The game started out fast, the Vikings with the edge, getting the score to 4-1 in their favor early on. After their strong start, the Vikings faced an onslaught of Monta Vista shots with Ben Rapperport ('19)... Read more »

Fantasy Football: Volume II: Chapter 4

Fantasy Football: Volume II: Chapter 4

Ben Cleasby, Jamie Cullen, Steven Marinkovich, Dillon Scheel, Peter Snodgrass, Ethan Stern, Gurus
September 29, 2016
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Volume II: Chapter 4: Allusions   “Never affirm, always allude: allusions are made to test the spirit and probe the heart.” - Umberto Eco   After taking a break from our column for one week (Jamie has two sprained knees) due to injury, we are back. Two weeks ago, we witn... Read more »

Girls Tennis loses to Cupertino 4-3

Girls Tennis loses to Cupertino 4-3

Peter Snodgrass and Samantha Guillet, Head Columnists and Design Editor
September 28, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Tennis - Girls, Top Stories

Girls Tennis was narrowly defeated by Cupertino 4-3, despite a hard fought performance from Avanika Narayan (‘17).  After an undefeated start in league play, and an overall record of 10-2, the team was unable to keep their win streak alive.   It should be noted, however, that Cupertino ... Read more »

Girls Volleyball Beats Homestead In 3 Sets

Girls Volleyball Beats Homestead In 3 Sets

Ryan Chang & Max Jung-Goldberg, Video Editor & Staff Writers
September 28, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

The lady Vikes continue to dominate as they sweep Homestead in three sets on Tuesday at Gunn High School.   After an exciting first set where the Vikings ended up winning 28-26, they then took control of the match winning set two 25-19 and set three 25-16.  Coach Jekara Wilson was pleased with ... Read more »

Vikings take down Santa Clara 44-31

Vikings take down Santa Clara 44-31

Quinn Knoblock & Haley Chalmers, Features Editor & Photo Editor
September 26, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

The Palo Alto Vikings Football had a strong win over Santa Clara with a score of 44-31 on Friday, September 22.   The first quarter started out slow with little action from either team. However, after a Viking fumble, Santa Clara recovered the ball and was able to kick a field goal in th... Read more »

Palo Alto Girls Volleyball Sweeps Los Altos In 3 Sets

Palo Alto Girls Volleyball Sweeps Los Altos In 3 Sets

Ryan Chang & Max Jung-Goldberg, Multimedia Editor & Staff Writer
September 23, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

After a rocky start to the season, the girls volleyball team has seemed to hit its stride after two straight 3-0 wins against league opponents. The most recent one coming against the Los Altos Eagles. "So far I think the season has been going really well. We’ve played some really difficult teams in ... Read more »

Volleyball defeats Mountain View 3-0

Volleyball defeats Mountain View 3-0

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor
September 21, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Volleyball

Fiona Green (‘17) stood out in the first set by helping the Vikings win 25-17. Green made multiple kills, tips and even blocks that Mountain View could not pick up. After a while of back and forth, Green was able to make the kill to score the 15th point. She also made the set point by tipping the ba... Read more »

Girls Water Polo takes care of business against Cupertino, 16-6

Girls Water Polo takes care of business against Cupertino, 16-6

Bryan Look, Business Manager
September 20, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

  Paly’s Girls Water Polo team won big at home against Cupertino with a final score of 16-6.   Paly came out and set the tone early against and jumped out to an early lead. First quarter goals from Sabrina Hall (‘18) and Chesnie Cheung (‘20) put the team out in front and they ... Read more »

Palo Alto rolls over Wilcox in an 11-6 victory

Palo Alto rolls over Wilcox in an 11-6 victory

Ethan Stern, News Editor
September 20, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories

Coming off a tough loss last week to the Gunn Titans, the Vikings regained themselves and impressed in the pool. Paly promptly defeated the Wilcox Chargers 11-6. With a strong start to the game by Seniors Jared Stanley (‘17) and Andrew Jozefov (‘17), the Vikings got ahead early with a score of 7-3... Read more »

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