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Final Drive

Final Drive

Zoe Bhargava and Megan Valencia
April 16
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Many things have changed at Palo Alto High School since its founding in 1898. The face of Paly has been altered as new installments have replaced older buildings. The Haymarket Theater, the Tower Building and the George Stirling Stewart Gym or “big gym” are a few Paly icons that still stand today....

The Last Word

The Last Word

Michael Cullen
June 9
Filed under Last Word

I had to do it. They said I could relinquish the reins after last issue, and give up my spot on the last page, but I wanted the chance to pull out me ol’ quill and ink for the Viking one last time. And when I say that, “after this I’m done”, I mean it in the literal sense, and not the way Brett...

Boys’ lacrosse suffers first loss of season to Mountain View

Boys’ lacrosse suffers first loss of season to Mountain View

Will Glazier, Editor-in-Chief
March 24
Filed under Lacrosse - Boys, Spring Sports

A cold and rainy evening produced some fireworks in a showdown between Palo Alto (4-1, 2-1) and the Mountain View High School Spartans (5-2, 4-0) in a rematch of last year's Santa Clara Valley Athletic League championship game. This time, the Vikings came up short in another nail-biter, falling by a ...

The Last Straw

The Last Straw

Michael Cullen, Columnist
March 11
Filed under Columns, Last Word

Seriously guys, the bandwagon will not be able to move if anyone else gets on. This is the greatest time of year for sports, hands down. Not only is there 40+ hours of football airing from Saturday morning to Sunday night, but the World Series has just finished, while the NHL and NBA seasons are only...

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