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History in the Making

History in the Making

Maddy Atwater, Features Editor
January 8, 2016
Filed under Basketball - Boys, Basketball - Girls, Columns, Preview, Top Stories, Winter Sports

Tonight marks a huge night in the Gunn-Paly extensive rivalry: Basketball Quad Night. All four teams (junior varsity boys and girls followed by varsity boys and girls) will compete against each other at Gunn’s Titan Gym. Girls varsity kicks off at 6:15 followed by the boys game at 7:45. If you are... Read more »

Boys’ basketball defeats Gunn 56-38

Spencer Drazovich, Staff Writer
January 12, 2012
Filed under Basketball - Boys, Winter Sports

The Palo Alto High School boys' basketball team defeated Gunn High School at home Wednesday night 56-38. The win improved the team to an overall record of 12-2. The Vikings struck first as Aubrey Dawkins (‘13) scored a tip in, off a missed shot by Mathias Schmutz (‘13). Later in the first quarter... Read more »

Paly wrestling defeats cross-town rival Gunn 36-31

Paly wrestling defeats cross-town rival Gunn 36-31

Charlotte Biffar, Nora Rosati, and Nina Kelty, Staff Writers
January 7, 2012
Filed under Top Stories, Wrestling

The Palo Alto High School wrestling team triumphed over the Gunn High School team (36-31) this Thursday night at home. “It always feel good to be beat Gunn because they are our cross-town rivals, co-captain Nick Ortiz (‘12) said, “This is a big year for us because we are highly ranked in C... Read more »

Paly boys’ lacrosse trumps the Titans 13-3 after a slow first half

Gracie Marshall, Managing Editor
April 19, 2011
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys

The Palo Alto High School boys' lacrosse team  (9-3, 4-2) defeated cross-town rival Gunn High School (5-6, 4-4) 13-3 at Gunn on Monday evening. Leading by just one at the half, the Vikings scored eight goals in the second half, resulting in a 13-3 victory. "A typical game against Gunn, we come out... Read more »

Volleyball Road to State: The girls’ varsity volleyball team jumped from Division II to Division I this season

Volleyball Road to State: The girls’ varsity volleyball team jumped from Division II to Division I this season

Sam Borsos
October 13, 2010
Filed under Fall Sports, Features, Volleyball

The gym was packed with excited fans and parents, decked out in white and green, hoping to witness volleyball history. Even a crowded set of bleachers with Palo Alto High School fans going ballistic for every point the Lady Vikes earned did not change the game. Intimidated by Archbishop Mitty's reputation... Read more »

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