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Boys’ Water Polo Wins on Senior Night

Boys’ Water Polo Wins on Senior Night

Joshua Kasevich, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Boys’ Water Polo Team was able to come out with a win for their seniors on their special night. Before Wednesday's game against Homestead, the team's Seniors with a ceremony to celebrate their years at Paly, and their contributions to the team. Coach Aaron Johnson offered a very thoughtf...

Paly Boys Water Polo defeated 8-4 at home against rival Gunn

Paly Boys Water Polo defeated 8-4 at home against rival Gunn

Nathan Seto and Jason Shorin

October 5, 2017


Filed under Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Paly Vikes lost 8-4 today against their hometown rival, Gunn High School.   The Vikings fell behind early, conceding 4 goals to the Titans before Dexter Gormley (‘20) scored the Vikes’ first goal, making it 4-1.   After that point, Gunn started to pull away further, scoring another two goals befo...

Boys Water Polo Beats Lynbrook in Nail-Biting Game

Boys Water Polo Beats Lynbrook in Nail-Biting Game

Eric Aboytes, Staff Wrtier

September 26, 2017


Filed under Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

It was a nail-biting Tuesday afternoon, as the Paly Boys’ Water Polo Team defeated Lynbrook with a score of 11-8. The game started off slow for the Vikings, as they started off the quarter down by two points.   However, this did not affect the Vikings; they had a total of 8 shots in the...

Boys Water Polo Cruises to 9-5 Victory over Harker

Boys Water Polo Cruises to 9-5 Victory over Harker

Jason Shorin, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017


Filed under Calendar, Fall Sports, Water Polo - Boys

The Palo Alto High School Varsity Boys Water Polo team beat Harker 9-5 at home this Tuesday. The Vikings got quick goals in the first period from Brian Look (‘18) and Will Parmeter (‘18). The second period however had a less positive result for the Vikings as they relinquished a 4-1 lead. Dexter...

Boys Water Polo Falls to Los Gatos in 8-7 Thriller

Boys Water Polo Falls to Los Gatos in 8-7 Thriller

Joshua Kasevich, Staff Writer

September 14, 2017


Filed under Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Palo Alto High School (Paly) boys water polo team loses 8-7 in a hard fought match against the Los Gatos Wildcats. The boys had a tough start to the game giving Los Gatos an early lead within the first minute of the match. The Vikings showed that the start did not get into their head with a go...

Varsity Boys Water Polo loses 13-6 to Saint Francis in a tough match

Varsity Boys Water Polo loses 13-6 to Saint Francis in a tough match

Nathan Seto, Staff Writer

September 8, 2017


Filed under Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Palo Alto High School Varsity Water Polo team lost to the Saint Francis Lancers 13-6 at home. The Vikings had a rocky start, conceding twice in the first few minutes and another one later in the quarter. But the Vikings hung tight, with goals from Javid Alasti (‘19) and Bryan Look (‘18), ma...

Vikings beat Monta Vista with a score of 17-7

Vikings beat Monta Vista with a score of 17-7

Eric Aboytes, Staff Writer

September 7, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Paly Boys’ Water Polo Team conquered Monta Vista with a score of 17-7 on Tuesday afternoon.  With this result, the Vikings continue on with the season with a record of 1-1, 1-0.   The Viking started off the game strong, scoring seven goals in the first of four quarters. “I tho...

Boys Water Polo Preview

Boys Water Polo Preview

Nathan Seto, Josh Kasevich, Jason Shorin, and Nathan Ellisen

August 31, 2017


Filed under Preview, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

As the Boys Water Polo season crawls closer and closer, the team is working hard to prepare for the new season. Last year, the team fell to Gunn in a triple-overtime league championship game, thus ending the season in second place. They later lost in the quarterfinals of CCS. After falling s...

Boys’ water polo falls in a physical battle against cross town rival Gunn High School 8-4

Boys’ water polo falls in a physical battle against cross town rival Gunn High School 8-4

Ethan Stern, News Editor

September 13, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Featured Sports Scrollbox, Top Stories, Water Polo - Boys

The Vikings started the match off with an intensity that left Gunn in shock allowing them to capitalize and start the game off with a 3-1 lead at the end of the first quarter. But Gunn wasn’t in shock for too long as they cut the lead to one by the half with strong defensive creating offense for the Titans...

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...

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