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Boys’ water polo season preview

Boys’ water polo season preview

Max Jung-Goldberg, Staff Writer
August 31, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories

The Palo Alto boys water polo season is nearing, and the team is hard at work in preparation for the new season.   Last year the team fell just short after a tough loss to Saint Francis in the Central Coast Section playoffs. That has not stopped them from getting off to a great start to the 2016 sea...

Boys’ Water Polo falls to Monta Vista 11-10 on senior night

Boys’ Water Polo falls to Monta Vista 11-10 on senior night

Ben Cleasby and Steven Marinkovich
October 20, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Paly boys’ water polo team suffered a disappointing defeat to Monta Vista on Senior Night by the score of 11-10. The game started out with many Paly seniors playing out of position in their final home game.  This helped the visitors to take a quick 2-0 lead after just two minutes had passed. “I...

Boys water polo edges out Gunn 10-8

Boys water polo edges out Gunn 10-8

Steven Marinkovich and Ben Cleasby
October 15, 2015
Filed under Top Stories

  The Paly boys water polo team narrowly beat out crosstown rivals Gunn 10-8 on Thursday afternoon. The game started out with Gunn taking an early lead before the Vikings responded with two goals from Andrew Josefov (‘17) and Justyn Cheung (‘16) respectively. Gunn would score another...

Boys water polo preview

Boys water polo preview

Ben Cleasby, Staff Writer
September 7, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

As the fall season inches nearer and nearer, the Paly boys’ water polo team continues to work hard in preparation for another long season.The Vikings are coming off an impressive 2014 season as the team won its tournament and tied for first in leagues. The team is back after one senior lost and...

Boys’ water polo trumps Homestead, 13-11

Boys’ water polo trumps Homestead, 13-11

Kylie Callan, Staff Writer
October 10, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

Paly boys’ water polo outlasted the Homestead Mustangs in a close game at home Thursday night, winning 13-11. Winston Rosati (’16) led the Vikings with six goals. Coach Brandon Johnson was frustrated with his team’s performance. “I don’t think we played very well,” Johnson said. “We...

Boys’ water polo clenches a 9-7 victory over Monta Vista Matadors

Boys’ water polo clenches a 9-7 victory over Monta Vista Matadors

Bryn Carlson, Staff Writer
September 19, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

On Thursday night, the boys’ water polo team faced off the Monta Vista Matadors in its second league game of the season. Team captain Lucas Novak (‘15) was pleased with the team’s performance and ultimate defeat of the Matadors. “For most of the game we played well; our defense was definitely...

Boys Water Polo Preview

Boys Water Polo Preview

Daniel Douty, Staff Writer
September 5, 2014
Filed under Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Fall sports season is almost upon us, which means boys' water polo is starting up soon. Last year the Vikings impressed when they made a deep run, as only Bellarmine could stop them from reaching the CCS finals. The team has changed drastically since then, as eleven seniors have graduated and...

Paly boys’ water polo defeats Gunn Titans 13-12 to advance onto CCS semifinals

Paly boys’ water polo defeats Gunn Titans 13-12 to advance onto CCS semifinals

Sheila Subramanian, Staff Writer
November 16, 2013
Filed under Fall Sports, Water Polo - Boys

In the quarterfinals of the Central Coast Section (CCS) championships, Palo Alto Vikings’ boys water polo made a significant comeback to beat the Gunn Titans 13-12 after losing to the Titans three times prior, advancing them to the semifinals. Head coach Brandon Johnson praised his team’s winning ...

Boys’ water polo overtakes Los Gatos 14-3

Boys’ water polo overtakes Los Gatos 14-3

Maddie Kinnaman, Staff Writer
October 18, 2013
Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

  Palo Alto boy’s water polo team defeated the Los Gatos Wildcats 14-3 at home on Thursday, October 17th. Captain Ethan Look (’14) was pleased with his team’s performance and their win. “We played a great game, we came out and we played hard and that’s what counts,” Look said. The ...

A Typical Boys’ Water Polo Practice

Ami Drez, Staff Writer
November 14, 2012
Filed under Videos

This video is a typical Palo Alto boys' varsity water polo practice. It takes you through the team's warm-up, shooting drills, scrimmages, and chalk talk. Filmed and edited by Ami Drez

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