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Girls’ soccer falls to Monta Vista, 2-0

Nathan Norimoto and Skylar Dorosin
March 2
Filed under Soccer - Girls

The Palo Alto High School girls’ soccer team (4-5) lost to Monta Vista 2-0 Wednesday afternoon in its second league game of the season. The team’s difficulty with connecting passes and finishing shots was a deciding factor in the loss. "I believe we didn't make the right passes, and I think...

Girls’ soccer shuts out Homestead 2-0 in first league game

Mariah Phillips and Paige Borsos
March 2
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Winter Sports

The Palo Alto High School girls’ soccer team (4-4, 1-0) beat the Homestead Mustangs (3-2-2) in the first league game of the season this Wednesday at home, 2-0. The Lady Vikes got off to a quick start when Virginia Tech-bound center back Helen Butler (’11) scored a goal in the opening minutes...

Girls’ soccer shuts out Homestead 2-0 in first league game

Mariah Philips, Paige Borsos
January 6
Filed under Soccer - Girls, Winter Sports

The Palo Alto High School girls’ soccer team (4-4, 1-0) beat the Homestead Mustangs (3-2-2) in the first league game of the season this Wednesday at home, 2-0. The Lady Vikes got off to a quick start when Virginia Tech-bound center back Helen Butler (’11) scored a goal in the opening minu...

DI vs. DIII, Paly grads are profiled for their decision to play at different divisions at the collegiate level

DI vs. DIII, Paly grads are profiled for their decision to play at different divisions at the collegiate level

Brennan Miller & Gracie Marshall
October 10
Filed under Baseball, Features, Soccer - Girls

Sports fans are accustomed to seeing the bright lights, the big names, the packed stadiums. But being on prime time ESPN is not possible for every college athlete, in fact, very few college athletes receive that type of attention. So what if you are not being recruited by the biggest names in the...

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 ...

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...

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