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Boys’ lacrosse takes down Los Altos 17-4

Boys’ lacrosse takes down Los Altos 17-4

Ben Cleasby and Steven Marinkovicb
April 3, 2016
Filed under Spring Sports, Top Stories

The Paly boys’ lacrosse team took down Los Altos 17-4 on Thursday night. The first quarter started out slow with both teams feeling each other out. The Vikings got two goals, one from Patrick Macintosh (‘19) and the second from Owen Dulik (‘16). Los Altos grabbed a goal for themselves, maki...

Boys’ lacrosse wins SCVAL semifinals 9-8

Boys’ lacrosse wins SCVAL semifinals 9-8

Zoe Bhargava, Staff Writer
May 14, 2015
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

On Wednesday night, Paly boys’ lacrosse overcame the Mountain View Spartans 9-8 in the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League (SCVAL) semifinals. The game started off slow for the Vikings with one Paly goal by Zach Levitan (’15), assisted by Matt Seligson (’16) to match Mountain View’s three goals...

Seniors lead boys’ lacrosse past Sacred Heart on Senior Night, 11-9

Seniors lead boys’ lacrosse past Sacred Heart on Senior Night, 11-9

Alex Murray
May 9, 2014
Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Spring Sports, Top Stories

In a game that was closer than expected by many, the Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse team pulled out the upset victory against Sacred Heart Prep, 11-9. On a night that was about the graduating class of 2014, it was the departing seniors that ultimately played the biggest role in handing SHP their...

Boys’ lacrosse defeats Menlo Atherton 4-3

Boys’ lacrosse defeats Menlo Atherton 4-3

Tori DeStefano, Staff Writer
April 25, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

After an intense battle in heavy wind and rain, the Palo Alto boys' lacrosse team triumphed over Menlo Atherton 5-4 on Friday night. Paly started off the game strong, immediately grabbing the lead with goals by Tully McCallister (’14) and Matt Seligson (’16). Menlo Atherton’s offense could not...

Boys’ lacrosse just clutches 11-6 win against the Los Altos Eagles

Ami Drez, News Editor
April 17, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports

The Palo Alto boy's lacrosse team started off strong in the first half and maintained their lead with a final score of 11-6. The Vikings came into the first quarter ready to dominate, with two goals by Wayland Chiu ('14) and Matt Seligson ('16). Los Altos rallied back and put one at the back of the...

Boys’ lacrosse triumphs over Archbishop Mitty, 16-5

Boys’ lacrosse triumphs over Archbishop Mitty, 16-5

Julia Saul, Design Editor
March 6, 2014
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports, Top Stories

In their second game of the season, the boys’ lacrosse team triumphed over Archbishop Mitty 16-5. The game started out slow for the Vikings when Mitty scored the first two goals. However, Paly fought back, responding with a goal by Jordan Gans (‘14). Mitty scored one more goal to end the quarter ...

The elements of chemistry

The elements of chemistry

Sammy Solomon, News Editor
April 20, 2012
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports, Top Stories

At a lacrosse practice last spring, Walker Mees (‘13) watched as two of his teammates hacked at each other with their lacrosse sticks - at first just aggressive play. The checks escalated into hard hits and a later, a full on fistfight. The other players just stared at their so-called teammates and let...

Boys’ vs. Girls’ Lacrosse

Boys’ vs. Girls’ Lacrosse

Jonny Glazier and Nina Kelty, Columnist and Design Editor
April 20, 2012
Filed under Columns, Lacrosse - Boys, Lacrosse - Girls, Spring Sports

Boys are Boss by Jonny Glazier In the history of sports, there have been some incredibly heated and fervently debated rivalries. Red Sox vs. Yankees, Duke vs. North Carolina, and Barcelona vs. Real Madrid to name a few. However, that leaves the question of what makes a rivalry great? Many factors...

Boys’ lacrosse continues winning streak with win against Burlingame, 10-6

Boys’ lacrosse continues winning streak with win against Burlingame, 10-6

Colin Patterson, Staff Writer
April 11, 2012
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Top Stories

Palo Alto High School's boys' lacrosse won their fourth straight game against the Burlingame Panthers last night at home.  The Vikings are currently second in league with a 5-1-0 record behind Sacred Heart Prep. The Panthers, now 1-6-0 in league, gave the Vikings a hefty battle.  During the first quarter, the teams were at a stalemate as persistent shots from b...

Boys’ lacrosse falls to Sacred Heart, 10-8

Nina Kelty and Kevin Dukovic
March 21, 2012
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys

The Palo Alto High School boys’ lacrosse team (4-1) lost its first game of the season to league rival Sacred Heart Prep (4-0), 10-8 last night at home. With a second half comeback the Vikings were able to pull within two goals of the Gators. In the first minutes of play both teams came out very ...

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