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Boys’ soccer beats Santa Clara 3-0

Boys’ soccer beats Santa Clara 3-0

Steven Marinkovich, Editor-in-Chief
January 17, 2017
Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly boys' soccer team took down the Santa Clara Bruins Tuesday afternoon by the final score of 3-0. The game started out pretty back and forth. For the first 20 minutes or so, both teams had spells where they created chances and held possession, but nothing came of it for either team. Neil... Read more »

Girls’ basketball dominates Saratoga 81-46 in Coach Scott Peters’ 200th win

Girls’ basketball dominates Saratoga 81-46 in Coach Scott Peters’ 200th win

Bryan Look, Business Manager
January 13, 2017
Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Girl’s Basketball took care of Saratoga from the three point line in what was Coach Scott Peters’s 200th career win with Palo Alto High School to move to 6-3 on the year. The Vikings got off to a hot start, starting the game on a 12-4 run. The Vikings were quite impressive shooting the ball beyond... Read more »

Boys’ basketball beats Los Altos 63-50

Boys’ basketball beats Los Altos 63-50

Max Jung-Goldbeg, Staff Writer
January 11, 2017
Filed under Basketball - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly boys basketball team beat league opponent Los Altos, 63-50, last night at Gunn High School. Junior guard Max Dorward (‘18) lead the way in scoring with 24 points and Jared Wulbrun (‘18) and William Schlemmer (‘18) both had nine points. The defense was clicking as well. Throughout the... Read more »

Boys’ soccer ties disappointing match with Mountain View

Boys’ soccer ties disappointing match with Mountain View

Matan Ziv, Staff Writer
January 10, 2017
Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

The Paly boys’ soccer team ended Tuesday’s home game against Mountain View High School in a disappointing 0-0 draw. The Vikes controlled the game for a majority of the first half, however it did not translate into chances in front of goal. A slight breakthrough was made in the twenty fo... Read more »

Boys’ soccer beats Menlo-Atherton 1-0

Boys’ soccer beats Menlo-Atherton 1-0

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor
December 7, 2016
Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

Paly started off with the ball and Michel-Ange Siaba (‘17) quickly took hold of the ball. Siaba was the goalie for the entire game with multiple saves from Menlo-Atherton’s strong shots at the goal. Verwillow was the star player of the first half after multiple attempts of scoring and chargi... Read more »

Girls’ soccer handles Capuchino 7-0

Girls’ soccer handles Capuchino 7-0

Ben Cleasby and Steven Marinkovich
December 5, 2016
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

The Paly girls' soccer team continued their run of good form on Monday evening as they dominated Capuchino by the score of 7-0. The game started off similar to the last with the opposition having a very decent chance or two, but failing to convert. With the Vikings having some decent chances along... Read more »

Girls’ soccer takes down Menlo-Atherton 5-0

Girls’ soccer takes down Menlo-Atherton 5-0

Haley Chalmers, Peter Snodgrass, and Steven Marinkovich
December 3, 2016
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

Girls' soccer comfortably took down Menlo-Atherton on Saturday afternoon by the final score of 5-0.   Despite the final score, the game started out with Menlo-Atherton dominating most of the possession and chances. They had two very good opportunities on goal to give themselves the lead early,... Read more »

Play boys’ soccer dominates over Milpitas 9-0

Play boys’ soccer dominates over Milpitas 9-0

Samantha Guillet, Design Editor
November 30, 2016
Filed under Soccer - Boys, Top Stories

Paly boys’ soccer triumphed over Milpitas High School with a final score of 9-0. Within the first three minutes of the first half of the game, Jason Shorin (‘19) scored the first of the nine goals. Shortly after, Neil Verwillow (‘17) made two goals, both from free kicks off of penalties from Mil... Read more »

Paly girls’ soccer defeats Woodside 3-0 in season opener

Dillon Scheel and Nick Smallwood
November 28, 2016
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Top Stories

The Vikings’ girls soccer team looked strong in their season opener with a 3-0 victory against Woodside. Right out of the gate the Vikings had the ball moving. In the opening minutes of the game a flurry of nice passes left Tess Preising (‘17) with a solid shot on goal that was deflected by the g... 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 »

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