Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Palo Alto High School's sports news magazine

The Viking Magazine

Viking Tries: Home Run Derby

Viking Tries: Home Run Derby

Zach Hayward and Jake Foster February 27, 2022

Baseball: America’s pastime. The sweet smells of freshly cut grass, the crisp crack of a bat, and the smooth pop of the glove are just some of the things that make baseball great. It’s quite hard to...

Art by Greg Laursen

Final Word: Super Bowl Swindle

Roei Ziv, Head Columnist February 25, 2022
The most exciting moment as a sports fan is seeing your favorite team win the championship in person, but sky-high ticket prices to this year’s Super Bowl is robbing fans of these memories.
Viking Tries: Breaking Records

Viking Tries: Breaking Records

Owen Bittinger, Caleb Wong, and Alex Yan (Art) December 12, 2021

From Jeremy Lin to Devante Adams, Paly has a rich athletic history filled with many remarkable athletes. We decided to look back at some of the greatest Paly performances and attempt to beat those records....

Art by Greg Laursen

Final Word: The Greedy Game

Roei Ziv, Head Columnist October 20, 2021

The idea that sports is a money-driven business is nothing new. At the end of the day, sports teams are trying to make as much money as possible. They are a business.  But what is currently happening...

Photo by Roei Ziv

Viking Tries: Wii Sports

Roei Ziv and Sophia Cummings October 20, 2021

Growing up, there was one video game console that outpaced the rest. While younger generations might find it hard to believe,  this console was not a Playstation or an Xbox, but instead a Nintendo Wii.  Just...

Air Jordan VS. The King

Air Jordan VS. The King

Henry Bolte and Callum Olsen December 4, 2020

AIR JORDAN The Last Dance documentary put Jordan back in the spotlight and showed a new generation the superhuman abilities he put on display throughout his career. Though we often succumb to recency...

Championship Asterisk

Championship Asterisk

Roei Ziv and Greg Laursen December 4, 2020

There’s no doubt one of the greatest feats in sports is winning a championship; watching your team battle injuries, go through slumps, and come out on top is amazing. However, during the 2019-2020 season...

The Final Word: The NFL Should Reconsider Starting the Season

The Final Word: The NFL Should Reconsider Starting the Season

Jack Elarde and Vijay Homan October 14, 2020

Ryan Tannehill and the Tennessee Titans are currently 3-0, surprising many fans following their Cinderella story run to the AFC championship game last season. However, those three wins may be their only...

PLANT BASED vs PLANT WASTE

PLANT BASED vs PLANT WASTE

Liam Nagesh, Sofia Leva, and Hailey Beck October 14, 2020

PLANT BASED: Vegan or plant-based diets are superior, especially for athletes By Hailey Beck and Sofia Leva Grass. Leaves. Flowers. These “foods” are what most people think vegan people eat. Heck,...

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