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Boys’ Lacrosse takes down Archbishop Mitty 15-10

Boys’ Lacrosse takes down Archbishop Mitty 15-10

Will Strauch, Staff Writer
February 25, 2017
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

Paly boys’ Lacrosse started the season off with a strong performance by defeating Archbishop Mitty in the home opener on Friday night. This game was played in memorial of former lacrosse assistant coach Colin O’Kane and will continue to be an annual event between these two teams to honor the fo...

Boys’ tennis wins first match of the season 6-1

Boys’ tennis wins first match of the season 6-1

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor
February 23, 2017
Filed under Tennis - Boys, Top Stories

For their first match of the 2017 season, Paly dominated Aragon by winning six out of the seven matches played. The lineup for singles was Antony Georgiadis (‘19) playing Aragon’s number one player, Noah Galper (‘17) playing second, Hunter North (‘18) playing third and Sean Young (‘17) playing...

Boys Basketball loses on Senior Night 54-49 to Los Gatos

Boys Basketball loses on Senior Night 54-49 to Los Gatos

Bryan Look, Business Manager
February 16, 2017
Filed under Basketball - Boys, Top Stories, Winter Sports

After a lovely ceremony to honor the senior athletes, boys basketball lost a disappointing game to Los Gatos by a final score of 54-49. The game started off slow; both teams were locking down the defensive end. Los Gatos hit a couple of shots at the end of the first quarter to lead 17-13 after on...

Girls’ soccer dominates Santa Clara

Girls’ soccer dominates Santa Clara

Max Jung-Goldberg, Staff Writer
February 8, 2017
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The girls’ soccer team crushed Santa Clara High School, 6-0, last night at Palo Alto High School. With the win the LadyVikes are now 12-0-4 overall and and 6-0-4 in league. They are at the top of the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League standings, ahead of rival Mountain View and Los Gatos, and acco...

Girls’ basketball defeats Wilcox

Girls’ basketball defeats Wilcox

Max Jung-Goldberg, Staff Writer
February 6, 2017
Filed under Top Stories

The Lady Vikes took home another win against Wilcox High School, 54-44, at Gunn High School last night. Junior guard Carly Leong led the way with 17 points, five rebounds, along with three assists. Skylar Burris (‘17) and Lauren Koyama (‘17) added 11 points a piece and Maya Lathi (‘17) had six ...

Boys’ basketball takes down Wilcox

Boys’ basketball takes down Wilcox

Max Jung-Goldberg, Staff Writer
February 6, 2017
Filed under Top Stories

The boys basketball team got a win over league opponent Wilcox, 73-52, last night at Gunn High School. Junior guard Max Dorward had a huge night as he scored 28 points, got nine rebounds, and had three assists. Spencer Rojhan (‘18) and Bryant Jefferson (‘18) both added 12 points in the winni...

Boys soccer falls 1-0 to Homestead High School

Boys soccer falls 1-0 to Homestead High School

Sabrina Hall, Staff Writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly Vikings fell to the Homestead Mustangs 1-0 in an exciting match this Thursday afternoon. The first half was very back and forth, with both the Vikings and the Mustangs demonstrating fierce determination and athleticism. The rain throughout the half put no damper on the players’ spirits, with ...

Girls’ Soccer defeats league rival Mountain View 2-0

Girls’ Soccer defeats league rival Mountain View 2-0

Matan Ziv, Staff Writer
January 31, 2017
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories, Winter Sports

The Viking girls’ soccer team outlasted league foe Mountain View Tuesday afternoon, going on to win 2-0 The Vikings ruled the entire first half, keeping most of the possession and not allowing Mountain View into their half of the pitch. However, the Viking’s complete control of the field did n...

Boys’ soccer defeats Los Altos 3-0

Matan Ziv and Will Strauch
January 27, 2017
Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The Viking boys’ soccer team defeated Los Altos High School 3-0 in an entertaining match yesterday afternoon. The first few minutes were represented by complete control by the Vikes, and it took no longer than seven minutes to find a breakthrough. Jason Shorin (‘19) played a slicing throu...

Boys’ soccer triumphed over Monta Vista 6-0

Boys’ soccer triumphed over Monta Vista 6-0

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor
January 25, 2017
Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

Paly won the coin toss, giving them the ball at the start of the first half. As Monta Vista gets closer to scoring, Paly defender Nathan Seto (‘19) gets the ball to the other side of the field. Yahli Malchin (‘17) takes a shot at goal, however, the Monta Vista goalie was able to stop the ball from...

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